Santa Rosa Beach - Pet-Friendly Places


Cafe Bouchee

4935 East County Highway 30-A,
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
Cafe Bouchee serves breakfast and lunch with a New Orleans style. The restaurant has a porch out front where dogs are welcome and the staff brings doggie treats!

Grayton Beach -- Public Access

288 Garfield St.,
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
Grayton Beach in Grayton Beach, FL. Grayton Beach is a small, historic beach village on the Florida Panhandle Gulf coast halfway between Destin and Panama City. This the public beach along the Gulf of Mexico in Grayton Beach, FL which is located in Walton County, Florida along County Road 30-A . Actually, per the county rules, only dogs owned by Walton County real property owners who have obtained a permit are allowed on the beach. The rules state that the dogs must be on a leash and are allowed on the beach between 6 pm and 8 am during Daylight Savings Time and between 3 pm and 9 am during Standard time. And of course, owners are responsible for picking up doggy waste. Yet, although, the time restrictions are likely to be enforced, the remaining rules do not seem to be regularly enforced. Every evening at Sunset, the beach fills up with lots of friendly folks and their dogs. You will see many of the dogs playing fetch in the surf or in the outlet of Western Lake, which is a rare