Seaport Village in San Diego offers 14-acres of waterfront shopping, dining and entertainment. More than 50 one of a kind shops, 13 casual dining eateries, 4 fine dining waterfront restaurants, and located in close proximity to local hotels. Numerous pet-friendly restaurants with harbor views. There is also a large park with LOTS of grass and room for dogs to run!
Dog-friendly carriage rides are also offered between Seaport Village and the Gaslamp District. Top Dog Friendly Restaurants:The Pier Cafe, Sally & Henry's Doghouse Bar & Grill, Rockin' Baja Lobster Coastal Cantina, The Prado at Balboa Park
Top Dog Friendly Hotels: Hotel Indigo, Hotel Solamar, Ocean Beach Inn, Wyndham San Diego Bayside, Double Tree by Hilton Golf Resort
For the holidays don't forget to checkout all of the amazing Christmas light displays in San Diego, inlcuding Knob Hill. Although dogs are not allowed try to visit the San Diego Botanic Garden of Lights Dec. 6 - Dec. 23.
The Little Italy Mercato does allow dogs on leash, and it is full of unique restaurants and shops. They will hold their tree lighting ceremony and open up their Christmas Village on December 6th.