Where to Eat in Lake Geneva: 11 Dog Friendly Restaurants

Dog friendly restaurants in Lake Geneva

If you’re heading to Lake Geneva and want to bring your dog, a little planning goes a long way. Having your furry friend join you for a meal is always fun, and these are 11 Dog Friendly Restaurants in Lake Geneva you’ll want to check out.

1. Oakfire: 

831 Wrigley Dr., Lake Geneva, WI, 53147, 262-812-8007


Specializing in Neopolitan style pizza, Oakfire offers a variety of delicious food made with local as well as Italian ingredients. They put a unique spin on classic tradition! Choose between indoor and outdoor seating. Dogs are invited to join their humans at the outside tables. Amazing pizza and a view of the lake!

Dogs Eating at Lake Geneva Restaurants Shadow Dog Photography

2. Barrique Bistro & Wine Bar:

835 Wrigley Dr, Lake Geneva, WI, 53147, 262-248-1948 


With many vegan and gluten-free options, Barrique Wine Bar boasts a made-to-order menu, topped off with a lakefront view. They have a fantastic selection of wine and craft beer. Their private outdoor seating area is dog-friendly as well, which is perfect if you plan on bringing your pup with you.

Dogs at Lake Geneva Restaurants Shadow Dog Photography

3. Potbelly Sandwich Shop: 

899 W Main St, Lake Geneva, WI, 53147, 262-248-4663


Potbelly offers a wide variety of sandwiches and salads. The Potbelly atmosphere is unique and memorable, so be sure to check it out. Dogs are welcome at their outdoor tables. What a fantastic way to spend time with your four-legged friend outside while enjoying delicious food.

Dachshunds at Lake Geneva Restaurant Shadow Dog Photography

4. Popeye’s on Lake Geneva: 

811 Wrigley Dr, Lake Geneva, WI, 53147, 262-248-4381 


Popeye’s on Lake Geneva is a popular destination for visitors and residents alike. With an outdoor rotisserie, Popeye’s offers many roasted meats cooked over hardwood charcoal. A popular choice is the Friday Fish Fry. Bring your dog with you, and sit at one of the many outdoor tables to enjoy the view of Lake Geneva. 

Sheltie at Lake Geneva Restaurant Shadow Dog Photography

5. Great Eggs: 

220 Cook St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, 262-812-4077


Enjoy an unforgettable breakfast at Great Eggs. They have a lovely and uniquely decorated space, and they offer amazing food. Grab an egg wrap before you head out for a fun day at the beach, or get a smoothie to keep you cool. Sit in the sunshine with your dog at the outdoor pet-friendly seating.

Small Dogs at Lake Geneva Restaurants Shadow Dog Photography

6. Niche:

715 Hunt Club Ln Unit C, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, 262-581-6800


Enjoy high end wines from wine dispensaries, and baked goods from some of the finest local establishments. Wrap sandwiches, coffee, tea, and gourmet chocolates are also available. Niche is dog friendly and has a wonderful patio for you to hang out with your four-legged best friend.

Terrier at Lake Geneva Restaurant Shadow Dog Photography

7. Magpie’s Den & Pen

642 W Main St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, 262-249-2302


New to Lake Geneva, Magpie’s offers great food, cold beer, specialty cocktails, and plenty of TVs and music. Dogs are welcome on the upper patio. Fresh water bowls available for your furry friend.

Dogs of Lake Geneva Shadow Dog Photography

8. Topsy Turvy Brewery

727 Geneva St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, 262-812-8323


Located in a historical church, be prepared to flip head over heels with when you taste this amazing beer. Your pup is welcome to join you in the outdoor beer garden. Great beer for you, dog treats and fresh water for your furry pal.

Urban Dogs at Lake Geneva Restaurants Shadow Dog Photography

9. Flat Iron Tap

150 Center St #2007, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, 262-812-4064


A tap house featuring gourmet burgers and sandwiches, and over 100 beers and wines. Your pup is welcome to join you at one of the outdoor tables.

Small Dogs at Lake Geneva Restaurants Shadow Dog Photography

10. Scoops Ice Cream

101 Broad St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, 262-203-5193


Enjoy one of 40 flavors of award winning Chocolate Shoppe ice cream. Scoops has splits, sundaes, floats, and sodas. Your pup can enjoy a cup of vanilla ice cream, whipped cream, or a dog treat. Something for everyone!

Tiny Dogs at Lake Geneva Restaurants Shadow Dog Photography


11. Geneva Tap House

252 Broad St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, 262-812-8099


Enjoy 50 unique, self-service beverages on tap. With a variety of beers, wines, and seltzers, you can choose a small sample, a half or a full glass. Friendly, leashed dogs are always welcome!

Small Dogs in Lake Geneva

Hopefully this list helps you find a great spot to eat with your pup. If you have any other dog friendly restaurants to add, or have enjoyed any restaurants listed above, please comment below. Have fun in Lake Geneva!

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I help dog parents celebrate their best friends with adventurous portrait sessions and extraordinary artwork for their home. Tail wags and smiles guaranteed! Based in Whitewater, WI.


  1. Courtney

    I visited Lake Geneva when I was in college with my roommate – I fell in love with that little town right on the lake with all the gorgeous homes. I’d love to go back now with my dogs!

  2. Tracy Allard

    Those are perfect summer time photos of people enjoying dog-friendly eateries, everyone in the Lake Geneva area should bookmark this post!

  3. Carol

    Definitely hungry now!!! Ice cream would be perfect right now! I’m sure my pups would agree!

  4. Kim Hollis

    You had me at the first one when you mentioned pizza! I’d like to go to them all.


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