From Blue Point Brewery in Patchogue to the Pawcasso art studio in Westhampton to doggie dining at American Beauty Bistro in Massapequa, Newsday's Elisa DiStefano and Meghan Giannotta visit Long Island places you can bring your pets. Credit: Randee Daddona

Dogs are welcome to have their day at a number of Long Island destinations with outdoor spaces, some with special amenities geared toward making their visit a little extra special.

RESTAURANTS

Many restaurants permit leashed dogs in their outdoor areas — and a few cater to their presence.

MAPLE TREE BBQ SMOKEHOUSE, 820 W. Main St., Riverhead, 631-727-2819, mapletreebbq.com. Pet features: Pet-friendly restaurant that offers water to dogs; guests are free to pass their leftovers down to their canine companions.

TOAST, 46 E. Main St., Patchogue, 631-654-7091; and 9 South Park Ave., Bay Shore, 631-647-9560; toastcoffeehouse.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs permitted at Patchogue and Bay Shore Toasts (in outdoor areas), water bowls available; coffeehouses serving breakfast and lunch.

AMERICAN BEAUTY BISTRO, 24 Central Ave., Massapequa, 516-590-7477; and 2562 Sunrise Hwy., Bellmore, 516-308-3214; americanbeautybistro.com. Pet features: Well-mannered pooches on leashes can lap up a cool drink at water bowls in the outdoor seating areas; the doggy menu includes $7 dishes such as grilled chicken, beef sliders, sausage and bacon plus a $5 apples and carrots plate. The eatery's humans menu features classic comfort dishes.

BUOY ONE, 1175 W. Main St., Riverhead; and 62 Montauk Hwy., Westhampton; 833-286-9663, buoyone.com. Pet features: Both outposts of this seafood restaurant and retail market allows leashed dogs in its outdoor seating areas.

LOCAL BURGER CO., 62 E. Main St., Bay Shore, 631-647-8300, localburgerco.com. Pet features: Dogs are allowed outside; water bowls available for visiting dogs. Restaurant and tavern serving gourmet burgers and upscale grill food.

SHAKE SHACK, All Long Island locations (Garden City: 860 Old Country Rd., 516-620-2880; Lake Grove: 2093 Smith Haven Plaza, 631-246-1096; Melville: 849 Walt Whitman Rd., 631-386-8017; New Hyde Park: 1570 Union Tpke., 516-634-2010), shakeshack.com. Pet features: Dogs allowed on patio; restaurants offer a ShackBurger dog biscuit and "Pooch-ini" vanilla custard dessert.

SWINGBELLYS, 909 W. Beech St., Long Beach, 516-431-3464, swingbellyslongbeach.com. Pet features: Barbecue restaurant that allows leashed, well-behaved dogs outside, water bowls available upon request.

Dogs like this one who visit any one of the...

Dogs like this one who visit any one of the five outlets of the Hamptons Coffee Company can enjoy fresh water from bowls places and free milkbones available at the counter. Credit: Danielle Nill

HAMPTON COFFEE COMPANY, Locations in Aquebogue, Montauk, Southampton, Water Mill and Westhampton Beach, hamptoncoffeecompany.com. Pet features: All five cafes are pet-friendly; water bowls are offered outside and free dog bones are available at the counter for outside dining.

THE ISLANDER, 63 N. Ferry Rd., Shelter Island, 631-749-1998, theislandersi.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted at the outside tables, staff will bring water for pets; the American restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

BESITO, 1516 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn, 516-484-3001; and 402 New York Ave., Huntington, 631-549-0100; besitomexican.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are allowed outside; water bowls are available.

TOOMEY'S TAVERN, 251 S. Ketcham Ave., Amityville, 631-264-0564, toomeystavern.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted on the outside deck.

MERCATO KITCHEN & COCKTAILS, 4958 Merrick Rd., Massapequa Park, 516-308-3582, mercatokitchen.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs permitted in the outside seating area; water is available for visiting pets.

COACH MEETING HOUSE, 160 Mill River Rd., Oyster Bay, 516-588-9288, coachgrillandtavernoysterbay.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted in the courtyard of this restaurant and tavern.

Tasha Bella and Mitsu join their human friends at the...

Tasha Bella and Mitsu join their human friends at the outdoor patio at The Shed Restaurant in Huntington. Credit: Susan Godwin

THE SHED RESTAURANT, 54 New St., Huntington, 631-385-7433; 1511 Old Country Rd., Plainview; 516-586-5800; and 21 Main St., West Sayville, 631-750-9191; intheshed.com. Pet features: If it's warm outside, well-behaved dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating areas; brunch and lunch are offered daily.

LOVE LANE KITCHEN, 240 Love Ln., Mattituck, 631-298-8989, lovelanekitchen.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted outside at this restaurant serving American food with an eye on flavorful sandwiches and salads.

GATSBY’S LANDING, 1362 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn, 516-277-2318, gatsbyslanding.com. Pet features: Leashed, small dogs are permitted during outdoor dining at this waterside restaurant.

SALT WATERFRONT BAR AND GRILL, 63 S. Menantic Rd., Shelter Island, 631-749-5535. Pet features: Leased, well-behaved dogs are permitted outside and water bowls are available upon request at this seasonal waterside restaurant and tavern featuring live music most days.

THE WHALES TALE, 81 Fort Salonga Rd., Northport, 631-651-8844, thewhalestalenorthport.com. Pet features: Dogs must be leashed; water bowls are put out for canine guests. Bar and restaurant specializing in tacos and shareable plates.

Pattie, Mike and Christian Tsivouras of Greenport with their corgi,...

Pattie, Mike and Christian Tsivouras of Greenport with their corgi, Leia, at First and South in Greenport. Credit: Randee Daddona

FIRST AND SOUTH, 100 South St., Greenport, 631-333-2200, firstandsouth.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted on this pet-friendly bar and restaurant's patio and porch seating, as well as in its barroom and courtyard area.

BREWERIES & WINERIES

Here are some pet-friendly breweries and wineries on Long Island that welcome well-behaved pups:

NORTH FORK BREWING CO., 24 E. Second St., Riverhead, 631-591-1191, northforkbrewingco.com. Pet features: Leashed, well-behaved dogs are permitted.

PECONIC COUNTY BREWING, 221 E. Main St., Riverhead, 631-740-9797, peconiccountybrewing.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted on the outdoor riverside deck and bowls of water are available by request.

Leashed dogs like this young pooch are welcome inside Bright...

Leashed dogs like this young pooch are welcome inside Bright Eye Beer Company in Long Beach. Credit: Ian J. Stark

BRIGHT EYE BEER COMPANY, 50 W. Park Ave., Long Beach, 516-543-5736, brighteyebeerco.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted; water bowls are also put out for canine guests. (Owners will be asked to bring their dogs outside should they bark frequently.)

DESTINATION UNKNOWN BEER CO., 1 S. Chicago Ave., Bay Shore, 631-380-3441, destinationunknownbeercompany.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are allowed in the tasting room. Food trucks are often parked outside most days; live music takes place occasionally.

JAMESPORT FARM BREWERY, 5873 Sound Ave., Riverhead, 844-532-2337, jfbrewery.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted; features a tasting room and large yard; watch for live music and other events.

SMALL CRAFT BREWING COMPANY, 66 Merrick Rd., Amityville, smallcraftbrewing.com. Pet features: Well-behaved leashed dogs are welcome inside and out.

BLUE POINT BREWING CO., 225 W. Main St., Patchogue, 631-627-8292, bluepointbrewing.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted inside and out at this busy brewery with a second-floor restaurant and taproom. The yard also features lawn games and beer garden-style tables.

PORT JEFF BREWING CO., 22 Mill Creek Rd., Port Jefferson, 631-331-2959, portjeffbrewing.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted, offers a water bowl and dog treats; tasting room and porch, several beers are available by tasting flight and by pint.

Six Harbors Brewing Company in Huntington.

Six Harbors Brewing Company in Huntington. Credit: Yvonne Albinowski

SIX HARBORS BREWING COMPANY, 243 New York Ave., Huntington, 631-470-1560, sixharborsbrewingcompany.com. Pet features: Leashed, well-behaved dogs are permitted; water and treats (when in stock) are offered to pets.

HARBOR HEAD BREWING CO., 81 Fort Salonga Rd., Northport, 631-815-5588, harborheadbrew.com. Pet features: Craft brewery with a tasting room and beer garden. Water bowls are put out for dogs, which must be leashed during visits.

OYSTER BAY BREWING COMPANY, 36 Audrey Ave., Oyster Bay, 516-802-5546, oysterbaybrewing.com. Pet features: Well-behaved dogs on leashes allowed, a water bowl is put out for canine guests; tasting room serves several beers; occasional events.

GREENPORT HARBOR BREWING CO., 42155 Main Rd., Peconic, 631-477-1100, greenportharborbrewing.com. Pet features: Well-behaved, leashed dogs are permitted outdoors.

LONG ISLAND SPIRITS, 2182 Sound Ave., Baiting Hollow, 631-630-9322, lispirits.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs permitted inside and out, and a water bowl is occasionally available; tasting room, spirits available in tasting flights, cocktails are served, weekends offer live music and food trucks.

LENZ WINERY, 38355 Main Rd., Peconic, 631-734-6010, lenzwine.com. Pet features: Leashed, well-behaved dogs are permitted in both inside and outside areas.

Leashed dogs are permitted on the outdoor patio at Lieb...

Leashed dogs are permitted on the outdoor patio at Lieb Cellars. Credit: Lieb Cellars

LIEB CELLARS, 13050 Oregon Rd., Cutchogue, 631-734-1100, liebcellars.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted on the outdoor patio of this winery (reservations are recommended, especially to secure alfresco seating).

DUCK WALK VINEYARDS, 44535 Main Rd., Southold, 631-765-3500; and 231 Montauk Hwy., Water Mill, 631-726-7555; duckwalk.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs permitted; both locations offer tasting rooms and event calendars.

RGNY, 6025 Sound Ave., Riverhead, 631-298-0075, rgnywine.com. Pet features: Vineyard with tasting room. Dogs must remain with their owners throughout a visit, on a leash and outdoors.

MORE FUN SPOTS FOR PUPS

Here are some fun activities and places to explore with your favorite pooch:

KERBER’S FARM, 309 W. Pulaski Rd., Huntington, 631-423-4400, kerbersfarm.com. Pet features: Leashed dogs are permitted in the outdoor seating areas, and the cottages-for-rent are pet-friendly. Farm and restaurant serving breakfast sandwiches, baked goods, among other items.

Pawcasso Art Studio in Westhampton Beach hosts a “Yappy Hour”...

Pawcasso Art Studio in Westhampton Beach hosts a “Yappy Hour” on Fridays for both canines and their human friends. Credit: Ron Shapland

PAWCASSO ART STUDIO, 8 Moniebogue Ln., Westhampton Beach, 631-887-6705, pawcassowhb.com. Pet Features: Guests who come to paint can unleash their dogs, who may sit next to their owners or in a dog bed. The shop owners also have a Great Dane (Kava, a kid-friendly therapy dog) and young Jack Russell (Dewey), who are available to hang and play with guests; treats and water are offered to dogs, who are welcome inside and out. There is also a boutique pet store on the second floor.