Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Birmingham, AL

There are 37 pet friendly American restaurants in Birmingham that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help deciding where to eat? Here’s a detailed description of each restaurant, along with pictures and reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Birmingham. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Rojo
Rojo Rojo offers a combination of Mexican and American dishes, plus a decent sized outside patio that welcomes well-behaved dogs. The food and drinks are amazing and the atmosphere is one-of-a-kind. Menu includes burritos, tacos, quesadillas, hot wings, burgers, chicken tenders, and New York strip steak. Open 11am-10pm Tuesday to Sunday. See Details
Pet Friendly Salem's Diner
Salem's Diner Salem's Diner serves up American classics and has incredibly friendly service with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Enjoy hearty comfort food like western omelettes, French toast, chili dawgs, cheesesteaks, patty melts, and chicken finger plates. Opens at 6:30m Monday thru Saturday; closed Sundays. See Details
Melt Melt is a unique, dog-friendly eatery that serves up a variety of cheese-centered menu options including appetizers, salads, and sandwiches. BringFido along for the trip and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your meal with an order of Matilda Rolls with mozzarella, cheddar, and red pepper flakes hand-rolled in a wonton wraper, flash-fried, and served with marinara. Next, sink your teeth into the ultra-spicy Firebird sandwich, with smoked turkey, ghost pepper cheese, sriracha aioli, lettuce, and tomatoes, on Birmingham Breadworks sourdough. Be aware that the heat in this dish is quite intense! For something milder, try the Black and Bleu Steak sandwich with grilled steak, arugula, shaved red onions, tomatoes, bleu cheese, and monterey jack on sourdough. See Details
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint Dogs are allowed at Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint, where they provide five dog-friendly tables outside. A bar that sells a number of burgers on 7th Avenue S in Birmingham, Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint is a popular neighborhood spot for filling up and winding down. At any one time, you'll find over one-hundred beers on tap at Jack Brown's. Their food menu includes a variety of everyday burgers, like the Elvis: topped with peanut butter, mayo, Applewood smoked bacon, and cheese. If that's still not enough for you, they also offer deep-fried Oreos and Yukon gold fries. See Details
Yo' Mama's Yo' Mama's is open Monday through Friday from 10:30am to 2:30pm, and they are happy to serve up delicious, southern-style soul food. Choose from menu options like fish, burgers, shrimp, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try the highly recommended Chicken and Waffles - Belgian waffles with deep pockets to fill with homemade syrup, fruit toppings (blueberries or strawberries) and topped with six golden fried chicken wings. Or go with their decadent Shrimp and Grits crafted with perfectly cooked grits, mixed with white cheddar, asiago, and cream cheese, and topped with shrimp, spicy sausage, red and green bell peppers, and onions. See Details
Crazy Cajuns' Boiling Pot Crazy Cajuns' Boiling Pot is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. If you're craving delicious, authentic Cajun cuisine, look no further. Crazy Cajuns' serves up a variety of menu options including appetizers, salads, po'boy sandwiches, gumbo, jambalaya, seafood dishes, pasta, boiled and grilled seafood pots, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Crawfish Fettuccine with fresh Louisiana crawfish tails, served in a creole fettuccine sauce over fettucine pasta. Or try their highly recommended Shrimpa and Grits with baked cheddar-smoked gouda grits served with shrimp and andouille sausage in a white wine garlic cream sauce! See Details
Baumhower's of Lee Branch Serving Southern classics with a twist, Baumhower's is a dog-friendly restaurant in Birmingham. Visitors to Baumhower's can head to one of its five outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Spencer's Gooey Fries alongside Fido. Baumhower's menu is comprised of starters, salads, seafood dishes, handhelds such as sandwiches, wraps, po'boys and hoagies, gourmet burgers, chicken, steak, and beef entrees, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Beignets Ala' Bama, Anne Katherine's Blackberry Cobbler or Strawberry Shortcake. See Details
Seasons 52 Seasons 52, located in Birmingham, is a classy eatery and wine bar that serves up contemporary American cuisine. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, flatbreads, burgers, sandwiches, tacos, chicken, seafood, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a glass of vino and an order of the Blistered Shishito Peppers with roasted corn, Sonoma goat-feta cheese, lemon aioli, and sumac. Next, chow down on the Crispy Braised Short Rib Sandwich with aged cheddar, pickled red onion, and horseradish crema, served with Au Jus dip. Or go for the Caramelized Grilled Sea Scallops with leek and butternut squash risotto, broccolini, and lemon butter. See Details
Diplomat Deli Diplomat Deli is open Monday through Saturday from 10:00am to 8:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 3:00pm. This distinct delicatessen serves up a variety of deli-style menu options, as well as over fifteen beers available on tap. Fido is welcome to join you as you relax and enjoy your meal at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try the unique Californian sandwich, with your choice of turkey or roast beef, alfalfa sprouts, California cream cheese, pepper jelly, and mayonnaise on wheat bread. See Details
MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes on 7th Avenue S has three dog-friendly tables outside, so Fido can come along with you to enjoy the taste trifecta of burgers, fries, and shakes. The menu includes a number of burgerlicious favorites, like the Mooyah Cheeseburger: fresh, never-frozen beef, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, and Mooyah sauce on a non-GMO potato bun. Alternatively, you can build your own burger with a choice of proteins, artisan buns, cheese, extras, veggies, and sauces to go on top. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Sky Castle Gastro Lounge Sky Castle is open Sunday through Wednesday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Thursday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 12:00am. This fun, family-friendly eatery serves up a variety of American-style dishes, with menu options like appetizers, salads, burgers, sandwiches, seafood, fried chicken, steaks, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables as you enjoy a cocktail, perfectly crafted by one of their ""mixologists"" as well as a delicious meal. Start with the Sky High Nachos, topped with braised pork, refried beans, queso fresco salsa verde, cumin sour cream, pico de gallo, serrano peppers, and smothered in queso. Next, try their unique Mediterranean Lamb Burger, made with houseground lamb, seasoned with Mediterranean spices, and topped with tabouli and feta cheese." See Details
Ashley Mac's Ashley Mac's is open Monday through Saturday from 10:30am to 9:00pm and serves up fresh cafe-style fare. Choose from menu options including sandwiches, salads, savory tarts, sweet baked goods, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try the Bistro Steak Sandwich made with tender grilled steak topped with grilled red onions, havarti cheese, mixed greens, and drizzled with a balsamic vinaigrette and a creamy horseradish spread, served on toasted ciabatta bread. For something lighter, try the Baby Bleu salad, with fresh strawberries, mandarin oranges, bleu cheese crumbles, and sugared almonds served over a bed of mixed greens with a homemade poppyseed vinaigrette. See Details
Cafe Iz IZ Cafe is open Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 8:00pm, and Saturday from 8:00am to 6:00pm. This casual eatery serves up fresh and delicious cafe fare with a small assortment of menu options including sandwiches, salads, and more. Snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy a scoop of chicken salad with Fido by your side. Or try their Thai Chicken Wrap with red cabbage, carrots, and spicy peanut sauce in a flour tortilla. See Details
Mugshots Grill & Bar Mugshots Grill & Bar on Richard Arrington Jr Boulevard N has five dog-friendly tables outside, so Fido can join you for some American munch and a frosty mug of beer. Their kitchen dishes up a whole host of specialty burgers, twenty-two to be precise. One of the most popular burgers on the menu is Stu's Magic Mushroom, beef patty with sauteed mushrooms, melted Swiss cheese, mayo', lettuce, tomato, and red onion. If you're still hungry after one of the giant burgers on the menu, you can indulge in a dessert, like salted caramel cheesecake or some Mississippi Mud Pie. See Details
Ranelli's Deli & Cafe Ranelli's Deli and Cafe is open Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 6:00pm. This Italian-American eatery boasts menu options including pizza, subs, sandwiches, salads, pasta, and more. Fido is more than welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a delicious meal. Try their Richman Po'Boy sandwich, served on fresh Italian bread and stuffed with ham, corned beef, peppered beef, genoa salami, pastrami, Swiss cheese, provolone cheese, mustard, and topped off with Ranelli's famous olive salad. See Details
The Abbey The Abbey is open Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 7:00pm, and Sunday from 10:00am to 3:00pm. This small eatery boasts a limited menu with options like bagels, muffins, scones, cookies, soup, breakfast sandwiches, paninis, coffee and tea concoctions, and blended smoothie drinks. Snag a seat at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy the day with Fido by your side. Try their bagel breakfast sandwich with egg, cheese, and bacon jam, then grab a Cool Monkey (cocoa, banana, and peanut butter) to enjoy as you head down the road! See Details
Flip Burger Boutique Flip Burger Boutique, located in Birmingham, is a modern burger joint that serves up contemporary American-style cuisine with a twist. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Poutine - beef fat fries topped with cheese curds, chorizo gravy, and a fried egg. Next, chow down on the A5 Burger - an authentic Japanese Kobe beef patty topped with smoked gouda, bacon jam, Swiss chard, smoked mayo, and a quail egg. Or go for the Pork Belly Burger - an Angus beef patty topped with braised pork belly, Brussels kimchi, lotus root, and teriyaki sauce. Before you go, grab a milkshake in your favorite flavor (Krispy Kreme, Turtle, Nutella and Burnt Marshmallow, and more. (You can even order a specialty Foie Gras Shake!)) See Details
J. Alexander's This contemporary American restaurant on Riverchase Galleria in Birmingham has ten pet-friendly tables outside, so you can bring Fido along with you to indulge in some wood-fired cuisine. Their menu features a wide selection of American classics, such as prime rib of beef, steaks, fresh seafood, sandwiches, and for the health conscious, entree salads. You may feel like accompanying your meal with an item from the full-service bar, including a large selection of wine by the glass and bottle. See Details
Roly Poly Rolled Sandwiches Roly Poly Rolled Sandwiches on Inverness Plaza has seven pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Fans of wrapped sandwiches will want to check out Roly Poly Rolled Sandwiches, which has dozens of hot and cold sammies, wrapped up in white or wheat tortilla shells. Choose from options like Basil Cashew Chicken, Key West Cuban, and Classic Tuna Melt. You can even build your own wrap. Pressed sandwiches are made panini-style, but using the tortilla instead. There are also daily soups and salads. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details
Johnny Ray's Bar-B-Que The first Johnny Ray's Bar-B-Que opened in 1953 and has been going from strength to strength ever since. At Johnny Ray's Bar-B-Que on Colonnade Pkwy, you can indulge in some hickory-smoked barbecue pork, chicken, and beef. Their classic Southern sides are the ideal accompaniment for their meaty main dishes. The people at Johnny Ray's Bar-B-Que know that everybody's mother is the best cook in the world to them, so that's why they say next to home, it's Johnny Ray's. See Details
Schlotzsky's Schlotzsky's, located in Birmingham, is a well-known delicatessen that serves up delicious salads, wraps, flatbreads, sandwiches, pizzas, and more! Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Deluxe Original Sandwich with smoked ham, Genoa and Cotto salami, melted cheddar, mozzarella, parmesan, black olives, red onion, lettuce, tomato, mustard, and signature dressing on a toasted sourdough bun. Or go for the Tuscan Sandwich with hand-carved turkey, provolone, Swiss, bacon, chipotle pesto, cilantro, roasted red peppers, chipotle mayo, avocado, field greens, and tomato on ciabatta. For something a bit lighter, go for the Margherita Artisan Flatbread topped with sundried tomato pesto, fresh basil, roasted tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, parmesan cheese, and balsamic reduction. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog to the table while you go inside to order. See Details
First Watch First Watch, located in Birmingham, is a casual cafe-style eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Chile Chorizo Omelette filled with chorizo, avocado, green chilies, roasted onions, cheddar, Monterey jack, sour cream, and house-made pico de gallo. Or go for the Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict - two poached eggs atop toasted ciabatta, topped with wild Alaskan smoked Sockeye salmon, red onion, tomato, and hollandaise, served with lightly dressed organic mixed greens. If you're stopping by for lunch, chow down on the Roast Beef and Havarti Sandwich with roast beef, horseradish Havarti, house-roasted onions, tomato, and lemon-dressed arugula on grilled parmesan-crusted sourdough, served with a side of horseradish sauce. See Details
McAlister's Deli McAlister's Deli is a dog-friendly restaurant on 4th Avenue S. This deli has five tables outside for dogs and their owners. Their chefs are proud to serve food prepared with fresh ingredients made to order. The crafted sandwiches on the menu are the specialty of the kitchen. Meat eaters can indulge in the McAlister's Club, the King Club, horseradish roast beef and cheddar, garden fresh turkey, or the black cherry and ham sandwich. Vegetarians can indulge in their new veggie sandwich or the four cheese griller, a mom-made favorite prepared their way. If you like the sound of ginormous spuds, you can order one of their topped potatoes instead, like the black Angus roast beef spud. Please note that table service isn't available, so you'll need to tie your dog up while you order inside. See Details
Johnny Rockets Johnny Rockets on Summit Boulevard blasts American food out of their kitchen onto your plates. These burger specialists are proud to be a throwback to yesteryear, serving burgers, shakes, and fries to all of their customers around the world. At this location, you and Fido will find plenty of dog-friendly tables outside, so Fido can relax with you while you sink your teeth into a Spicy Houston burger: loaded with spicy jalapenos, pepper jack cheese, crisp leaf lettuce, fresh tomato, and smokin' chipotle ranch. You can accompany your burger with a hand-spun milkshake made with premium vanilla ice cream and whole milk. See Details