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Dog About Town: Riding a wave of swim days and more things to do


Dog About Town: Riding a wave of swim days and more things to do

The end-of-season doggy pool parties are at their peak this weekend, including the biggest: Wags & Waves at the Hawaiian Falls in Garland. Pooches must be vaccinated and friendly, and some events require that they be spayed/neutered. We recommend using a doggy life jacket.

The Splish Splash Doggie Bash at Denton's Civic Center Pool: Saturday in two sessions, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. You can buy tickets to one or both. Proof of vaccinations is required. 515 N. Bell Ave. $15 per person with one dog, $5 per person. facebook.com/dentonparksnrec.

Doggie Dunk at the Keller Pointe Outdoor Pool: Saturday at 405 Rufe Snow Drive, from 9 to 10 a.m. is for small dogs (35 pounds or less) and 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. for dogs 36 to 59 pounds. There are two sessions, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 12:45 to 1:45 p.m., for dogs 60 pounds and over. Smaller dogs can attend the other sessions if families have one of each. All will include swimsuit and retrieving contests. 405 Rufe Snow Drive. $10 per dog in advance, $15 day of the event (if space is available). 817-743-4386. thekellerpointe.com.

Doggie Splash Day at the Addison Athletic Club's outdoor pool: Saturday at 3900 Beltway Drive, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for little dogs (under 30 pounds) and 10:45 a.m. to noon for big dogs. Only dogs will be allowed in the water, and it's for Addison residents only. $5. A 2019-20 rabies tag or other proof of vaccination is required. facebook.com/addisonathleticclub.

Doggie Dive-In at Sun Valley Aquatic Center in Lewisville: From 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday at 801 S. Valley Parkway. Contests include best costume, best trick, longest jump and fastest ball retrieval. Proof of current Bordetella, DHLP and rabies vaccinations must be presented upon check-in. Only dogs will be permitted in the water. $4 per dog, with space limited. 972-219-3560. cityoflewisville.com.

Paws in the Pool at Frisco Water Park: Saturday at 5828 Nancy Jane Lane, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. for dogs up to 35 pounds, 11:30 to 1 p.m. for dogs 35 pounds and up. Tickets, $7 per person and per dog (so $10 for the two of you), must be purchased online. friscotexas.gov.

Dog Splash at Bedford Splash Aquatic Center: From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 2817 R.D. Hurt Parkway. Contests include retrieving and leaping. $5 per dog. Proof of current rabies shot is required. Register (suggested but not required) at Boys Ranch Activity Center, 2801 Forest Ridge Drive. 817-952-2323. bedfordtx.gov.

Doggie Dive-In at Pleasant Glade Pool in Grapevine: From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 1805 Hall-Johnson Road. There will be swimsuit, long jump, paddle and retrieval competitions. $5 per dog, with a limit of two per person. Proof of rabies vaccination is required. 817-410-3489. gograpevine.com/event/doggiedivein.

Puppy Pool Party at the Saginaw Aquatic Center: Saturday, from 10 a.m. to noon for small dogs (up to 24 pounds) and 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. for large dogs. A vaccination certificate is required. 605 W. McLeroy Blvd. Free, with donations collected for Saginaw Animal Services. 817-230-0350. facebook.com/saginawanimalservices.

Wags & Waves at the Hawaiian Falls Waterpark in Garland: From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at 4550 N. Garland Ave. Along with floating in the wave pool and lazy river, there'll be an area for small dogs and contests including best costumes and tricks. The lineup also includes rescue groups, food and pet-related vendors, and goody bags while they last. $25 per person with up to two dogs; must be vaccinated and spayed or neutered (no exceptions). This year's festivities will benefit Cat Matchers, Dallas Companion Animal Project, DFW Rescue Me, Feral Friends and Legacy Boxer Rescue. wagsandwaves.org.

Doggie Dive at the Flower Mound Community Activity Center's water park: Saturday, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. for small dogs and 3 to 4:30 p.m. for large dogs. Proof of current rabies vaccination is required. Preregister at the center, 1200 Gerault Road. facebook.com/flowermoundanimalservices.

K-9 Kerplunk at the Oak Point Recreation Center's pool in Plano: From 9 a.m. to noon Sunday at 6000 Jupiter Road. Admission is an item for the city shelter (see site for a wish list). Dogs must have a current rabies tag. plano.gov.

Doggie Splash Day at Holmes Aquatic Center in University Park: From noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at 3501 Lovers Lane. Open to University Park and HPISD residents only, and registration is required. $10 per dog, benefits the SPCA of Texas. Sign up at uptexas.org.

Bow-Wow Luau at the Hawaiian Falls Waterpark in The Colony: From 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at 4400 Paige Road. Along with swimming, there will be contests and food. $16.99 per person in advance with up to two dogs, $21.99 at the door. Part of the proceeds will benefit the Colony Animal Shelter Injured Animal Fund. thecolonytx.gov.

Also on the schedule

•Yappy hours from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Fridays in September at K-9 Pointe Dog Park in Keller are featuring free beer and wine, and food trucks will sell dinner. Wild Acre Brewing, Big Kat Burgers and Sweet & Sawyer Ice Cream and Candy Shoppe will be at this week's kickoff. 405 Rufe Snow Drive. Free admission. cityofkeller.com/visit-play/special-events.

•The Levitt Pavilion's fall concert series is continuing with Deep Blue Something on Friday, Lee Roy Parnell on Saturday and Rathmore on Sunday at Founders Plaza, 100 W. Abram St. in Arlington. All shows are at 8 p.m. The usual rules apply: Dogs must be leashed, well-behaved and cleaned up after. Free. levittpavilionarlington.org.

•Cedar Creek Brewery's Strut Your Mutt 1-mile walk at 10 a.m. Saturday will raise money for the Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake. Brunch will be served from 8 to 10:30 for participants and spectators, and there will be vendors, music, contests, activities for the kids and a Barkitecture Dog Bed/Dog House Challenge. 336 E. Cedar Creek Parkway, Seven Points. $35 per person with one dog; includes a dog bandana and a free beer or soft drink. hscclfundraiser.org.

•The Paws on the Plaza series of free monthly events will return at 10 a.m. Saturday at McCall Plaza in downtown Plano. Camp Bow Wow Plano will have tips on training and grooming, and Hollywood Feed will give away bags of treat. Dogs must be leashed and current on their rabies vaccination and license. 998 E. 15th St. facebook.com/planoarts.

•Instead of its annual Pooch Pool Party at Rosemeade Rainforest Aquatic Complex, which is being renovated, Carrollton is hosting a Splash Doggie Bash from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Rosemeade Dog Park, 1330 E. Rosemeade Parkway. The lineup includes water activities, vendors, costume and retrieval contests, a caricature artist and more. Free. The Carrollton West Pet Hospital will offer free rabies vaccinations and free city of Carrollton registrations, which are both required. 972-466-9816. cityofcarrollton.com.

•No Borders Bulldog Rescue will be at Old Town Brewhouse in Lewisville from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Friendly and vaccinated dogs are welcome. 146 Whatley Ave. $20 for a pint glass and three beers, and they'll receive a $10 donation. facebook.com/nobordersbulldogrescue.

•The DogFriendlyAlliance will have a meetup from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Hop and Sting Brewing. Jason Pruett Photography will take photos, and the Hoppy Hound will be there with treats. 906 Jean St. facebook.com/dogfriendlyalliance.

•More meet and greets (dogs welcome at all): Allie's Haven Animal Rescue at the Three Dog Bakery in Fort Worth from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. ... Tails From the Heart Rescue at the Hollywood Feed in Allen from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. ... The Trinity Gap Club at Sidecar Tavern in Grapevine from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. ... Cody's Friends Rescue at LUCK in Trinity Groves from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. ... The Greyhound Adoption League of Texas at the Orvis in Dallas from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the Three Dog Bakery in Arlington from 1 to 3 p.m., both on Saturday. ... Bull luv able Paws and Chi Wawas Rescue at the Hollywood Feed on Skillman from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday. ... Straydog.org at the PetSmart in Garland from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. ... Rockwall Pets at the Rockwall Farmers Market from 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays and the Petco in Rockwall from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. ... The Humane Society of North Texas at the Petcos in North Fort Worth and Watauga from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. ... The Legacy Humane Society at the Petco in Allen from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday during the chain's National Adoption Weekend.

•In memory of 9/11, police, firefighters and first responders with valid ID or proof of service will receive a free burger or sandwich Wednesday at Snuffer's. The locations at 3526 Greenville Ave. in Dallas and 4901 W. Park Blvd. in Plano have dog-friendly patios. snuffers.com.

Ears up

•The Texas Rangers' last Bark at the Park game at Globe Life Park is next Saturday, Sept. 14. Get tickets -- $30 per person, $10 per dog -- at mlb.com/rangers/tickets/specials/bark-at-the-park.

•Coming up: the Rangers' Bark at the Park game, K-9 Chief on the Beat in Reverchon Park, Hot Cars and Hot Dogs in the Fort Worth Design District, a Tailgate Pawty! at Dogtopia in Highland Village and Last Splash Bash at Splash Kingdom in Hudson Oaks on Sept. 14; Pints for Paws at Texas Ale Project on Sept. 19; Carrollton's Paws on the Square, Barktoberfest at Hop and Sting Brewing in Grapevine and the Dig'N For Dogs volleyball tournament in Coppell on Sept. 21;Lewisville's Western Days Sept. 27-28; Doggie Beach Bash at NRH2O in North Richland Hills, Tails on the Trail at the George W. Bush Presidential Center, PetPawLooza at Glade Parks Town Plaza in Euless, Frisco Oktoberfest, the Garland Guzzler 0.5K Race & Oktoberfest and Fido Fest in Flower Mound on Sept. 28; Dog Dayz of Dallas in Deep Ellum, DogFest DFW in Irving and DFW Lab Rescue's Run for Retrievers in Canyon Falls on Oct. 5; Pawtoberfest at Huffhines Art Trails in Richardson, Pit Bull Pride Day at the Coyote Drive-In in Fort Worth, Bull-O-Ween at Premier Event Center in Lewisville and the McKinney Wine & Music Festival on Oct. 19.

Send tips for B.K. on dog-friendly happenings and places to twoldt@dallasnews.com. Find more by searching for "Dog About Town" on Facebook, where we post event photos, and next Saturday in Briefing and at dallasnews.com. To subscribe, call 214-977-8333 or go to dallasnews.com/briefing. You can also follow us on Twitter at @DogAboutTown and Instagram at bkdogabouttown.

Additions to our lists: the Frisco Rail Yard, BackYard on Bell in Denton, the Rockwall Farmers Market and Whiski Designs, just-opened Simply Irresistible and Charming @ the Market, all in the Dallas Farmers Market

Dog-friendly patios

Note: Dog-friendly dining is outdoors and can depend on several factors, including the weather, how busy the restaurant is and who is working. Call ahead if you need to know for sure whether they can accommodate you. Please send additions or changes to twoldt@dallasnews.com.

* means it has received the city's dog-friendly patio variance (available in Dallas, Fort Worth, Plano, Carrollton, Fairview, Arlington, Flower Mound, Frisco, Lewisville, Euless and McKinney). The rules: Dogs must stay off furniture, be leashed and under control and wear a rabies tag. They cannot eat off the establishment's dishes; they may be given water in a disposable container.

"Weatherized" means the patio is tented and/or uses heat lamps when it gets chilly.

Click here for a Google Sheets version of this list. Many thanks to pack member Stephanie Meeks for putting it together.

Alcove Wine Bar*: 2907 State St., Dallas, 214-871-2200

AllGood Cafe: 2934 Main St., Dallas, 214-742-5362

America Gardens: 2833 Morton St., Fort Worth, 972-802-2242

America's Best Coffee: 1211 Debbie Lane, Mansfield, 817-473-8455

Angelina's Mexican Restaurant*: 4851 Main St., The Colony, 972-625-5372

Antebellum Ale House: 321 E. Oak St., Weatherford, 817-341-6625

Antonio Ristorante: 4985 Addison Circle, Addison, 972-458-1010

Anvil Pub: 2638 Elm St., Dallas, 214-741-1271

Ascension Coffee: 1621 Oak Lawn Ave., Dallas, 214-741-3211

Asian Mint*: 5450 W. Lovers Lane, Dallas, 214-904-1055

Back 9: 4060 Belt Line Road, Addison, 214-272-7028

BackYard on Bell: 410 N. Bell Ave., Denton, 940-243-4990

Bandito's: 6615 Snider Plaza, Dallas, 214-750-6100

Barcadia* (except when crowded): 1917 N. Henderson Ave., Dallas, 214-821-7300

Barley House*: 5612 SMU Blvd., Dallas, 214-824-0306

Barrel & Bones*: 2801 Plano Parkway, The Colony, 469-353-8810

Bartaco: 6130 Luther Lane, Dallas, 469-405-8226

Bavarian Grill: 221 W. Parker Road, Plano, 972-881-0705

bbbop Seoul Kitchen: 828 W. Davis St.* , Dallas, 469-248-3702

Becks Prime: 5931 Forest Lane* , Dallas, 972-661-8681

Bellagreen: 8041 Walnut Hill Lane (The Hill), Suite 810, Dallas, 972-639-5164

Beto & Son: 3011 Gulden Lane, Suite 108 (in Trinity Groves), Dallas, 469-249-8590

BFF Asian Grill and Bar: 2150 E. Lamar Blvd., Suite 100, Arlington, 817-385-0760; and 1601 E. Debbie Lane, Suite 2105, Mansfield, 817-473-7233

Bird Cafe: 155 E. Fourth St. (Sundance Square), Fort Worth, 817-332-2473

Bistro 31: 87 Highland Park Village, #200, Dallas, 214-420-3900

Blatt Beer & Table: 7859 Walnut Hill Lane, Dallas, 469-372-2080

Blue Mesa: 14866 Montfort Drive, Addison, 972-934-0165

Bolsa* (weatherized): 614 W. Davis St., Dallas, 214-367-9367

BoomerJack's (weatherized): The chain's patios in Bedford, Grapevine, Murphy, North Arlington, South Arlington, Fort Worth Cityview, North Fort Worth and West 7th welcome dogs, and most are big, lined with TVs, have outdoor bars and are cooled and heated.

Bowen House: 2614 Boll St., Dallas, 214-484-1385

Bowlounge*: 167 Turtle Creek Blvd., Dallas, 214-741-7737

BrainDead Brewing*: 2625 Main St., Dallas, 469-286-9005

Bread Winners Cafe and Bakery: 3301 McKinney Ave.* , Dallas, 214-754-4940; and 5560 W. Lovers Lane* , #260, Dallas, 214-351-3339

Brewed: 801 W. Magnolia Ave., Fort Worth, 817-945-1545

Brew'n Blues Coffee House: 841 N. Tarrant Parkway, #100, Keller, 817-485-0909

Brix Bar & Grill*: 1410 K Ave., #1109A, Plano, 972-509-2749

Bryan Street Tavern: 4315 Bryan St., Dallas, 214-821-4447

Buffalo West: 7101 W. Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, 817-732-2370

Buffalo Wild Wings: 1400 S. Loop 288, #110, Denton, 940-387-0924

Burguesa Burger: 710 Fort Worth Ave., Dallas, 214-748-7376

Buzzbrews: 2300 Victory Park Lane* , Dallas, 214-871-2301; 5815 Live Oak St.* , #102, Dallas, 214-370-5815; 4154 N. Central Expressway* , Dallas, 214-826-7100; ; and 2801 Commerce St.* (in Deep Ellum), Dallas, 214-741-2801

Cadillac Pizza Pub: 112 S. Kentucky St., McKinney, 972-547-3833

Café Brazil*: Great people watching, and it's open 24/7. 3851 Cedar Springs Road, Dallas, 214-461-8762

Cafe de France: 17370 Preston Road, Dallas, 972-733-3400

Cafe Gecko: 5290 Belt Line Road, Addison, 972-458-9884; 6145 Windhaven Parkway* , Plano, 972-797-7726; and 1381 W. Campbell Road, Richardson, 972-373-4359

Cafe Istanbul: 7300 Lone Star Drive, Suite C160 (Shops at Legacy), Plano, 972-398-2020

Cajun Place: 190 E. Stacy Road., Suite 1320 (Village at Allen), Allen, 972-678-4550

Campisi's: 1520 Elm St., Dallas, 214-752-0141; and 2115 Summer Lee Drive, Rockwall, 469-402-2603

Campuzano Mexican Food*: 2618 Oak Lawn Ave., Dallas, 214-526-0100

Cane Rosso: 2612 Commerce St.* , Dallas, 214-741-1188; 7328 Gaston Ave., Dallas, 214-660-3644; 1301 S. Broadway St.* , Carrollton, 214-731-6402; and 815 W. Magnolia Ave., Fort Worth, 817-922-9222

Cantina Laredo: 4546 Belt Line Road, Addison, 972-458-0962

Capitol Pub*: 2401 N. Henderson Ave., Dallas, 214-887-9330

Caves Lounge: 900 W. Division St., Arlington, 817-460-5510

Cedar Springs Tap House*: 4123 Cedar Springs Road, Suite 100, Dallas, 214-377-7446

Celebration*: 4503 W. Lovers Lane, Dallas, 214-351-5681

Celt Irish Pub*: 100 N. Tennessee St., McKinney, 972-562-2929

Chadra Mezza: 1622 Park Place Ave., Fort Worth, 817-924-2372

Chan Thai: 312 W. Seventh St., Dallas, 214-948-9956

Charlie's Creole Kitchen: 2129 Greenville Ave., Dallas, 214-821-8890

Chat Room: 1263 W. Magnolia Ave., Fort Worth, 817-922-8319

Chef Point: Four-leggers are welcome on the covered patio at this foodie favorite located in a gas station. 5901 Watauga Road, Watauga, 817-656-0080

Chelsea Corner: 4830 McKinney Ave., Dallas, 469-726-2211

Chicken Scratch/the Foundry* (weatherized): 2303 Pittman St., Dallas, 214-749-1112

Chill Sports Bar: 814 S. Main St., Grapevine, 817-310-0004

Chino Chinatown: 3011 Gulden Lane, Suite 110 (in Trinity Groves), Dallas, 469-513-7457

Chop House Burger*: 1501 Main St., Dallas, 214-741-2747

Chop Shop Sports Garage: 2661 Midway Road, Suite 109, Carrollton, 972-525-4753

Chuy's: 4544 McKinney Ave., Dallas, 214-559-2489

CiboDivino Marketplace*: 1868 Sylvan Ave. (Sylvan | Thirty), Dallas, 214-653-2426

Clutch*: 2520 Cedar Springs Road, Dallas, 972-979-3460

Coffee House Cafe* (weatherized): 6150 Frankford Road, Dallas, 972-232-2333

Cold Beer Co.*: 3600 Main St., Dallas, 214-370-9301

Common Table*: 2917 Fairmount St., Dallas, 214-880-7414

Community Beer Co.: 1530 Inspiration Drive, Dallas, 214-751-7921

Company Cafe*: 2104 Greenville Ave., Dallas, 214-827-2233

Cork & Growler: 8979 FM423, Suite 100, Frisco, 469-980-7499

Corner Market: Dogs are also welcome in their adjoining flower/gift shop. 3426 Greenville Ave., Dallas, 214-826-8282

Costa Vida: 5615 Colleyville Blvd., Suite 390, Colleyville, 817-656-1700

Cotton Patch Cafe: 190 E. Stacy Road, Suite 1108 (Village at Allen), Allen, 972-678-4105

Cowboy Chicken: 190 E. Stacy Road, Suite 1300 (Village at Allen), Allen, 972-678-3020

Cowtown Brewing Co.: 1301 E Belknap St., Fort Worth, 817-489-5800

Crafty Irishman Public House: 1800 Main St., #102, Dallas, 972-707-7589

CrushCraft Thai Street Eats*: 2800 Routh St. (Quadrangle), Dallas, 972-677-7038

Dalat: 2537 N. Fitzhugh Ave., Dallas, 214-827-3200

Dallas Chop House*: 1717 Main St., Dallas, 214-736-7300

Dallas Grilled Cheese Co.*: 310 W. Seventh St., Dallas, 214-944-5515

Deep Ellum Brewing Co.: 2823 St. Louis St., Dallas, 214-888-DEBC

Deep Ellum Distillery: 2817 Canton St., Dallas, 214-888-1256

Delaney Vineyards: 2000 Champagne Blvd., Grapevine, 817-481-5668

Dempsey's Place*: 310 E. Louisiana St., McKinney, 214-842-8811

DeVivo Bros. Eatery: 750 S. Main St., Suite 165, Keller, 817-431-6890

Digg's Taco Shop*: 7325 Gaston Ave., Dallas, 469-930-9504; and 6309 Hillcrest Ave., Dallas, 214-520-0155

Dirty Burger Bar*: 5800 Windhaven Parkway (in the Shacks at Austin Ranch Dining & Dog Park), The Colony, 1-833-4SHACKS

Dodie's Cajun (outside fence): 2067 Summer Lee Drive, Rockwall, 972-771-0004

Dodie's Reef*: 2821 Greenville Ave., Dallas, 214-823-7333

Dot's Hop House & Cocktail Courtyard*: 2645 Commerce St., Dallas, 214-230-3687

Double Wide (except when crowded): 3510 Commerce St., Dallas, 214-887-6510

Dream Café: 2800 Routh St.* (Quadrangle, weatherized), Dallas, 214-954-0486; and 6465 E. Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, 214-824-2503

Dubliner*: 2818 Greenville Ave., Dallas, 214-818-0911

Duff's Famous Wings: 2787 E. Southlake Blvd., Southlake, 817-421-8181

East Bound and Down Icehouse: 3826 Ross Ave., Dallas, 214-455-3112

East Side: 117 E. Oak St., Denton, 940-218-1401

Eastwood's Bar: 3407 McKinney Ave., Dallas, 469-802-6664

Easy Slider*: 2701 Main St., Dallas, 469-917-7111

EatZi's: 3403 Oak Lawn Ave.* , Dallas, 214-526-1515; 5600 W. Lovers Lane* , Dallas, 214-358-3100; 6025 Royal Lane* , #208, Dallas, 972-499-6379; and 5967 W. Parker Road* , Plano, 972-535-6305

Edith's French Bistro*: 5331 E. Mockingbird Lane, Suite 160, Dallas, 214-887-4805

Eight Bells Alehouse: 831 S. Exposition Ave., Dallas

18th & Vine Barbeque: 4100 Maple Ave., Dallas, 214-443-8335

Einstein Bros. Bagels: most locations, including 3827 Lemmon Ave., Dallas, 214-526-5221; and 2600 E. Southlake Blvd., Southlake, 817-749-0601

El Bolero*: 2722 N. Fitzhugh Ave., Dallas, 214-238-2211

El Primo's: 2300 Matlock Road, Mansfield, 817-225-4140

Ellen's Southern Kitchen: 1790 N. Record St., Dallas, 469-206-3339

Emporium Pies: 314 N. Bishop Ave., Dallas, 469-206-6126, and 2708 Main St., Dallas, 972-982-2757

Eno's Pizza Tavern*: 407 N. Bishop Ave., Dallas, 214-943-9200

Enzo's NY Pizzeria: 990 Parker Square, Flower Mound, 972-899-9989

Espumoso Caffé: 408 N. Bishop Ave., #105, Dallas, 214-948-2055

Eureka!: 3700 McKinney Ave., Suite 126 (West Village), Dallas, 972-993-2222

Farina's Winery & Cafe: 202 N. Houston St., Granbury, 817-579-5300

Feed Company Eatery*: 5631 Alta Ave., Dallas, 214-821-3415

Ferris Wheelers Backyard & BBQ: 1950 Market Center Blvd., Dallas, 214-741-4141

5th Street Patio Cafe*: 8621 Fifth St., Frisco, 972-377-3483

Fine China: 1914 Commerce St. (Statler hotel), Dallas, 469-320-8996

Fireside Pies* (weatherized): 2820 N. Henderson Ave., Dallas, 214-370-3916

First Round Draft Bar & Grill*: 8898 Coleman Blvd., Frisco, 469-353-8233

Fish Creek: 4899 E. Interstate 20, Willow Park, 817-441-1746

Flora Street Cafe: 2330 Flora St., Suite 150, Dallas, 214-580-7000

Flying Fish: 5100 Belt Line Road, Dallas, 972-851-3474; and 1838 Irving Blvd., Dallas, 214-390-9311

Flying Saucer the Lake (if the door to the patio is locked, they'll open it for you): 4821 Bass Pro Drive, Garland, 972-226-0725

Fox & Hound*: 18918 Midway Road, Dallas, 972-732-0804

Foxtrot Market: 2822 N. McKinney Ave., Dallas, facebook.com/foxtrotmarket

Freebirds World Burrito: 190 E. Stacy Road, Suite 1400 (Village at Allen), Allen, 972-678-4040

Free Man Cajun Cafe & Lounge (except when crowded): 2626 Commerce St., Dallas, 214-377-9893

Frisco Rail Yard: 9040 First St., Frisco, 972-294-5436

Frogg Coffee Bar & Creperie: 832 Market St. (Watters Creek), Allen, 469-342-6881

Frosty Drive N: 1002 Fort Worth Drive, Denton, 940-387-5449

Fuel City Tacos: 801 S. Riverfront Blvd., Dallas, 214-426-0011

Fuzzy's Taco Shop: most locations, including 4740 W. Mockingbird Lane (near Love Field), Dallas, 214-352-8226; 13881 Midway Road, Suite 105, Farmers Branch, 972-387-8226; 2661 Midway Road, Suite 236, Carrollton, 972-931-8226; 5710 Rufe Snow Drive, North Richland Hills, 817-485-3899; 5810 Long Prairie Road* , #100, Flower Mound, 972-355-8226; 1288 W. Main St., Suite 117, Lewisville, 972-539-8226; 3100 Grapevine Mills Road, #101, Grapevine, 972-221-8226; 2030 Glade Road, Suite 296, Grapevine, 817-416-8226; 1363 W. Euless Blvd., Euless, 817-267-8226; 1601 E. Debbie Lane, Suite 1101, Mansfield, 817-453-1682; and 115 Industrial St., Denton, 940-380-8226

Garden Cafe*: 5310 Junius St., Dallas, 214-887-8330

Gator's: 1714 N. Market St., Dallas, 214-748-0243

Getfried Fry Cafe: 2656 Main St., Dallas, 214-782-9707

Ginger Man: 2718 Boll St.* , Dallas, 214-754-8771; 7205 Bishop Road, Suite E1 (Shops at Legacy), Plano, 469-814-8299; and 1512 E. Southlake Blvd., Southlake, 817-778-8846

Gloria's: 600 N. Bishop Ave.* , Dallas, 214-942-1831; 3715 Greenville Ave.* , Dallas, 214-874-0088; 4140 Lemmon Ave.* , Dallas, 214-521-7576; 3223 Lemmon Ave.* (side patio), Dallas, 214-303-1166; and 2079 Summer Lee Drive (outside fence), Rockwall, 972-772-4088

Goodfriend Beer Garden and Burger House*: 1154 Peavy Road, Dallas, 214-324-3335

Grease Monkey (side patio): 200 N. Mesquite St., Arlington, 817-665-5454

Green Door Public House*: 600 S. Harwood St., Dallas, 214-749-0240

Greenville Avenue Pizza Co.*: 1923 Greenville Ave., Dallas, 214-826-5404

Grill on the Alley*: 13270 Dallas Parkway, Dallas, 214-459-1601

Grove at Harwood: 3019 McKinnon St., Dallas, 214-663-1001

Grrrowler's Tap Room and Beer Garden: 5800 Windhaven Parkway (in the Shacks at Austin Ranch Dining & Dog Park), The Colony, 1-833-4SHACKS

Grub Burger Bar*: 4925 Greenville Ave., #150, Dallas, 972-370-3636

Halal Guys*: 1811 Greenville Ave., #145, Dallas, 214-377-9113

Halcyon Coffee Bar and Lounge*: 2900 Greenville Ave., Dallas, 469-547-2265

Happiest Hour: 2616 Olive St. (at Harry Hines), Dallas, 972-528-0067

Harlowe MXM*: 2823 Main St., Dallas, 214-624-3310

Harry's at the Harbor*: 6601 Mediterranean Drive (Adriatica), McKinney, 214-592-0240

Harwood Tavern*: 333 Harwood St., Dallas, 469-889-7904

Hash House A Go Go (front patio only)* : 1900 Preston Road, #343, Plano, 972-867-4646

Henderson Tap House*: 2323 N. Henderson Ave., Dallas, 972-677-7947

Henry's Majestic*: 4900 McKinney Ave., Dallas, 469-893-9400

HG Sply Co.*: 2008 Greenville Ave., Dallas, 469-334-0896

High Fives*: 1804 McMillan Ave., Dallas, 214-821-5555

Hopdoddy Burger Bar: 3227 McKinney Ave., Dallas, 214-871-2337; 6030 Luther Lane* , Suite 100 (Preston Center), Dallas, 214-363-2337; and 5100 Belt Line Road, #502, Addison, 972-387-2337

Hot Off the Press: 1950 Main St. (in Main Street Garden), Dallas, 214-579-9783

Houlihan's*: 5225 Belt Line Road, #220, Dallas, 972-386-0689

Houndstooth Coffee: 1900 N. Henderson Ave.* (front patio only), Dallas, 972-863-9080; 9730 N. Central Expressway* (The Hill), Dallas, 469-399-7653; and 1878 Sylvan Ave.* , E150, Dallas, 214-238-2643

Howard Wang's: 3223 Lemmon Ave.* , Dallas, 214-954-9558; and 1471 E. Southlake Blvd., Southlake, 817-488-6667

HQ Prime Beer Garden: 8041 Walnut Hill Lane (The Hill), Suite 600, Dallas, 214-368-7427

Hub Streat*: 1212 E. 14th St., Plano, hub.st

Hunky's*: 4000 Cedar Springs Road, Dallas, 214-522-1212

I Fratelli Pizza: all locations with outdoor seating, including 2815 Allen St.* , Dallas, 214-720-0070

Ida Claire: 5001 Belt Line Road, Dallas, 214-377-8227

Intrinsic Smokehouse & Brewery: 509 W. State St., Garland, 972-272-2400

Iron Cactus: 1520 Main St., Dallas, 214-749-4766

Italia Express*: 4000 Cedar Springs Road, Dallas, 214-521-3300

Italian Cafe: 387 E. Las Colinas Blvd., #120, Irving, 972-401-0000

Ivy Tavern: 5334 Lemmon Ave., Dallas, 214-559-4424

Jakes: 2702 McKinney Ave., Dallas, 214-754-8001; and 2422 N. Henderson Ave.* , Dallas, 214-826-5253

Jason's Deli: 5400 E. Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, 214-821-7021

JavaMeUp: 401 Cimarron Trail, Irving, 972-409-6838

Jonathon's Oak Cliff*: 1111 N Beckley Ave., Dallas, 214-946-2221

Kabuki Japanese Restaurant: 320 W. Las Colinas Blvd., Suite 110, Irving, 214-305-2868

Katy Trail Ice House*: 3127 Routh St., Dallas, 214-468-0600

Katy Trail Ice House Outpost*: 4700 W. Park Blvd., Plano, 972-599-9000

Kay's Restaurant & Bar*: 8010 N. Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, 214-350-8070

Kent & Co. Wines (weatherized): 1101 W. Magnolia Ave., Fort Worth, 817-632-6070

Ketzler's Schnitzel Haus and Biergarten: 101 E. Pearl St., Granbury, 682-936-2777

Knife*: 5300 E. Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, 214-443-9339

Komali: 4152 Cole Ave., Dallas, 214-252-0200

La Calle Doce: 415 W. 12th St., Dallas, 214-941-4304

La Duni: 4620 McKinney Ave., Dallas, 214-520-7300

La La Land Kind Cafe: 5626 Bell Ave., Dallas, 214-579-9550

La Zona: 1264 W. Magnolia Ave., Fort Worth, 817-489-5055

Lake House Bar & Grill* (weatherized): 7510 E. Northwest Highway, Dallas, 214-484-8624

Lakewood Smokehouse: 1901 Abrams Road, Dallas, 972-677-7906

Lalo's Fine Mexican Cuisine: 18484 Preston Road, Dallas, 469-298-3017

Landmark Bar & Kitchen: 3008 Bledsoe St., Fort Worth, 817-984-1166

Las Palmas: 2708 Routh St., Dallas, 972-863-7900

Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar (weatherized): This lodge-inspired eatery's roomy patios are covered and have fans, heaters and a fireplace, and there's even a doggy menu. 5100 Belt Line Road, #500 (in Village on the Parkway), Addison, 469-754-1300; 241 E. Interstate 20 (in the Arlington Highlands center), Arlington, 682-276-7300; 8401 Preston Road* (near McDermott Road), Plano, 469-609-1570; and 2521 State Highway 121 (on the west side of 121, between Cheek-Sparger and Glade roads), Euless, 682-738-0861

Le Bilboquet: 4514 Travis St., #124, Dallas, 469-730-2937

Lee Harvey's* (weatherized): You'll find plenty of four-legged regulars at this Cedars favorite, along with live music and fire pits. 1807 Gould St., Dallas, 214-428-1555

LG Taps*: 3619 Greenville Ave., Dallas, 972-807-9329

Libertine Bar*: 2101 Greenville Ave., Dallas, 214-824-7900

Lion & Crown: 5001 Addison Circle, Addison, 972-503-5001

Lita's La Mexicana*: 7224 Independence Parkway, Plano, 972-618-4542

Little Lilly Sushi: 6100 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, 817-989-8886

Local: 211 Temple Hall Highway, Granbury, 817-559-5144

Lola's: 2736 W. Sixth St., Fort Worth, 817-877-0666

Londoner: 14930 Midway Road, Addison, 972-458-2444

Loon*: 3403 McKinney Ave., Dallas, 214-303-1151

Lost Oak Winery: 8101 County Road 802, Burleson, 817-426-6625

Lot*: Along with a pooch-friendly patio, this spot on the Santa Fe Trail has an off-leash area for four-legged guests. 7530 E. Grand Ave. (at Gaston), Dallas, 214-321-1990

Love Shack: 110 E. Exchange Ave., Fort Worth, 817-740-8812

LUCK*: 3011 Gulden Lane, Suite 112 (in Trinity Groves), Dallas, 469-250-0679

Lucy's Lot: 451 E. Northwest Highway, Grapevine, 817-778-0002

Luna Grill: 8041 Walnut Hill Lane (The Hill), Suite 1300, Dallas, 469-480-8480

Main Street Bistro & Bakery: 316 S. Main St., Grapevine, 817-424-4333

Malai Thai-Vietnamese Kitchen (upper patio): 3699 McKinney Ave. (West Village), Dallas, 214-599-7857

Mama Mia! Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria: 2935 Elm St., Dallas, 214-744-6262

Mama Pita Mediterranean Grill: 5800 Legacy Drive, Suite C6 (Shops at Legacy), Plano, 972-403-1609

Manny's Uptown Tex-Mex (front patio)*: 3521 Oak Grove, Dallas, 214-252-1616

Marie Gabrielle: This 1.5-acre garden oasis is open for breakfast and lunch weekdays. 2728 N. Harwood St., Dallas, 214-871-2097

Mario's Mexican & Salvadorian Restaurant*: 5404 Lemmon Ave., Dallas, 214-599-9744

Martin House Brewing Co. (outside areas): 220 S. Sylvania Ave., Suite 209, Fort Worth, 817-222-0177

Mattito's: 3102 Oak Lawn Ave.* , Dallas, 214-526-8181; and 7778 Forest Lane* (weatherized), Dallas, 214-377-9576

Medina Oven & Bar: 2304 Victory Park Lane, Dallas, 214-979-0003

Mercat Bistro: 2501 N. Ha