According to Senate Bill S4327A, dogs are permitted in the “outdoor seating areas at food service establishments” — in other words, venues with patios, courtyards and other outside spaces can let you bring your pup if decreed. If you’re looking to bring Spot to a spot, these places have made the declaration “Yes, dogs allowed.”
The Shed Restaurant
WHERE: 54 New St., Huntington INFO: (631) 385-7433, intheshed.com FEATURES: Well-behaved dogs are welcome on the patio; scenic views and colorful murals decorate the space, offering paw-fect photo opportunities for pets and guests; plus @theshedrestaurant has a Puppy Love story highlight on its Instagram that dog lovers can check out. Brunch and lunch are offered daily.
Cherry’s On The Bay
WHERE: 158 Bayview Walk, Cherry Grove (Fire Island) INFO: 631-597-7859, cherrysonthebay.com FEATURES: Leashed dogs allowed, water bowls and treats are available; bar and restaurant featuring drag shows, DJs and theme parties.
Toast Patchogue, Bay Shore
WHERE: 46 E Main St., Patchogue, 631-654-7091; 9 South Park Ave., Bay Shore, 631-647-9560 INFO toastcoffeehouse.com FEATURES: Leashed dogs permitted at Patchogue and Bay Shore Toasts (in outdoor areas), water bowls available in Patchogue; coffeehouses serving breakfast and lunch.
Oyster Bay Brewing Company
WHERE: 36 Audrey Ave., Oyster Bay INFO: 516-802-5546, oysterbaybrewing.com FEATURES: Well-behaved dogs on leashes allowed, a water bowl is put out for canine guests; tasting room serves several beers; occasional events.
WHERE: 66 Newtown Lane., East Hampton INFO: 631- 329-5377, babettesrestaurant.com PET FEATURES: From breakfast tacos to a housemade veggie burger, Babette's in East Hampton has something for everyone -- including your doggo. The organic eatery welcomes pets both indoors and out, plus they offer a special menu just for them.
Otto's Sea Grill
WHERE: 271 Woodcleft Avenue., Freeport INFO: 516-378-9480, ottosseagrillfreeport.com PET FEATURES: Soak up the sun with your beloved pup this summer at Otto's Sea Grill, located on the Nautical Mile in Freeport. Leashed dogs may relax at the outdoor bars and table.
American Beauty Bistro
WHERE: 24 Central Ave., Massapequa INFO: 516- 590-7477, americanbeautybistro.com PET FEATURES: Well-mannered pooches on leashes are welcome to water bowls in the outdoor seating area; the eatery's menu features classic comfort dishes including short ribs and a three-cheese mac.
North Fork Roasting Co.
WHERE: 55795 Main Rd., Southold INFO: 631-876-5450, noforoastingco.com PET FEATURES: Customers can chill with their well-behaved, leashed dogs inside on the couches or outside in the garden. The menu features craft coffee roasted on-site and baked treats; be sure to watch for Sinatra, the owner's dog, who wanders and hangs out freely. (He's also the mascot; if you buy an item and you see a pup's face on the logo, you've spotted Sinatra.)
Port Jefferson Brewing Co.
WHERE: 22 Mill Creek Rd., Port Jefferson INFO: 877-475-2739, 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.
"Barkin' Sunday Brunch" at The Refuge
WHERE: 515 Broad Hollow Rd., Melville INFO: 631-577-4444, refuge110.com PET FEATURES: Leashed dogs are permitted on the patio (11 a.m.-3 p.m.), free dog treats and water are offered; an upscale brunch menu is available for human guests.
Local Burger Co.
WHERE: 62 E Main St., Bay Shore INFO: 631-647-8300, localburgerco.com FEATURES: Water bowls available for visiting dogs; tavern serving gourmet burgers and upscale grill food.
Long Island Spirits
WHERE: 2182 Sound Ave., Baiting Hollow INFO: 631-630-9322, lispirits.com FEATURES: Leashed dogs permitted, a water bowl is occasionally available; tasting room, spirits available in tasting flights, cocktails are served, weekends offer live music and food trucks.
WHERE: 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) PET FEATURES: Dogs allowed on patio; restaurants offers a ShackBurger dog biscuit and "Pooch-ini" vanilla custard dessert. More information at shakeshack.com.
LI Toy & Game
WHERE: 12 Main St., Kings Park INFO: 631-546-5334, litoygame.com FEATURES: Leashed dogs are permitted; merchandise includes collectibles, toys, games, models and action figures.
WHERE: 1960 Bayberry Ave., Merrick INFO: 516-544-4334, anchordownny.com FEATURES: Patio with a separate entrance for dogs, treats and water are provided; marina restaurant serving upscale seafood.
WHERE: 36225 Main Rd., Cutchogue INFO: 631-734-5788, bedellcellars.com FEATURES: Leashed dogs are permitted outside; tasting room, hosts occasional events.
WHERE: 63 North Ferry Rd., Shelter Island INFO: 631-749-1998, theislandersi.com PET FEATURES: Leashed dogs are permitted at the outside tables, waitresses will bring water for pets; the American restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Greenport Harbor Brewing Company
WHERE: 42155 Main Rd., Peconic INFO: 631-477-1100, greenportharborbrewing.com PET FEATURES: Well-behaved, leashed dogs are permitted, free "Life is Gruff" dog treats (made from the brewery's spent grain) are offered, and they hold a "North Fork Dock Diving Pet Expo" every year. Tasting room features several beers and events including trivia nights and live music.
Sole East Hotel
WHERE: 90 Second House Rd., Montauk INFO: 631- 668-2105, soleeast.com FEATURES: Pets permitted (hotel must be notified of pet at time of reservation), rooms feature Fat Boy-brand dog beds.
LOCATIONS: Mattituck: 150 Bergen Ave., 631-298-0100; Cutchogue: 24385 Main Rd., 631-734-7070 INFO macariwines.com FEATURES: Leashed dogs allowed; both locations have tasting rooms, artisanal cheese and charcuterie are served; occasional live music and other events.
Destination Unknown Beer Company
WHERE: 1 S. Chicago Ave., Bay Shore INFO: 631-485-2232, destinationunknownbeercompany.com FEATURES: Dogs allowed; tasting room, features occasional live music, board game nights, a food truck parks nearby some nights.
The Maidstone Hotel
WHERE: 207 Main St., East Hampton INFO: 631-324-5006, themaidstone.com PET FEATURES: Well-behaved, well-groomed dogs and cats are welcome in some rooms and dining rooms, a special menu is available (and tailored to dogs of varying sizes and dietary preferences).
WHERE: 180 Woodcleft Ave., Freeport INFO: 516-377-2751, brewsa.com FEATURES: Dogs permitted in the courtyard; tasting room, several beers available by pint or by flight.
Blue Point Brewing Company
WHERE: 225 W. Main St., Patchogue INFO: 631-977-6800, bluepointbrewing.com FEATURES: Leashed dogs OK; several beers available plus occasional live music and events.
Duck Walk Vineyards
WHERE: 44535 Main Rd., Southold (pictured), 631-765-3500; and 231 Montauk Hwy., Water Mill, 631-726-7555 INFO: duckwalk.com FEATURES: Leashed dogs permitted; both locations offer tasting rooms and event calendars.
WHERE: 1216 Main Rd., Jamesport INFO: 631-722-5256, jamesportwines.com FEATURES: Leashed dogs are permitted outside on the grounds; tasting room, food (including artisan cheeses, flatbreads, sandwiches, lobster rolls and gourmet chocolates) is available, event calendar features occasional live jazz.