Alba Osteria offersItalian cuisine with a focus Italy's wine country region; anextensive salumi and formaggi counter, plus a selection of antipasti, house-made pastas, and Neapolitan pizzas; a variety of daily Pesce specials; a boutique selection of Italian and local wines; anexpansive bar featuring craft cocktails, four draught wines and 20 draught beers. Dogs are always welcome on the outside patio. Weekly Doggy Happy Hour starts in April.
It's always a Dog Day on the DC dog friendly patio at Art and Soul where dogs get their own Pooch Patio menu. Enjoy one of their signature dishes or items from the small bites menu while your pup chows down on a HUNGRY DAWG, a 6 oz grilled steak. The Pooch Patio menu is a special dog menu created specifically for your furry friend complete with doggie drinks, entrees, and treats straight from the Art and Soul kitchen located in the heart of Capitol Hill.
Nonpartisan Pedicab offers private tours of Washington DC. See the National Mall, the White House, the US Capitol, the Smithsonian museums, and all the monuments and memorials on your own schedule and at your own pace. Free pick up from any downtown location. We love dogs. Dogs and children love pedicab rides.
Your dog might not be able to run for office, but he can run his tail off at the Mall--from the Capitol to the Washington Monument. Dogs are officially restricted to leashes, but we see an awful lot of them off leash playing Frisbee with their owners. Hey, if you have a secret desire to rebel and be a scofflaw and break a stupid little rule, here's the place to do it--right under the nose of The Man. It's a very American thing to do and can be explained in court as "exercising my patriotic birthright, Your Honor, Your Reverence, Sir."
In Washington DC and the surrounding area there is a happy hour for dogs and dog owners almost every day of the week, each including their own food and drink specials. They include: Monday: Cantina Marina waterfront bar * 600 Water St., SW Washington, DC * 202 554-8396 * www.cantinamarina.com Tuesday: 5-8 PM * Old Town Hotel * 480 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 * 703.549.6080 * www.doggiehappyhour.com Wednesday: 5-8 PM * Helix Lounge in the Hotel Helix also a pet friendly boutique hotel* 1430 Rhode Island Avenue, NW Washington, DC * 202.462.9001 * www.hotelhelix.com Thursday: 5-8 PM * Old Town Hotel * 480 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 * 703.549.6080 * www.doggiehappyhour.com Friday: Adams Mill Bar and Grill * 1813 Adams Mill Rd. NW, Washington, DC 20009 * 202-332-9577 Saturday: 12-4 PM * Union Pub * 201 Massechusetts Ave, NE Washington, DC * 202-544-6161 * www.unionpubdc.com