Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Cary, NC

There are 27 pet friendly American restaurants in Cary 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 Cary. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Craft Public House
Craft Public House Craft Public House is a dog-friendly bar and restaurant located in Cary, NC. Fido is welcome to join you beside a table on the outdoor patio. Craft Public House offer you freshly prepared, well-crafted dishes which are nutritious and flavorful. Sip on a beer or cocktail in a casual, relaxed environment and sample familiar favorites from their large menu. Try the Yuengling Fish & Chips, Shepherd's Pie or opt for a delicious sandwich prepared with all natural meats and cheeses on scratch made breads. See Details
Pet Friendly The Corner Tavern and Grill
The Corner Tavern and Grill A classic twist on both Moroccan and American fare, The Corner Tavern offers a great pub atmosphere and the best dog-friendly, outdoor patio in town. Stop by and enjoy a cold beer after work, try an amazing Moroccan dish, feast on the best burger on this side of the Mason Dixon line, or enjoy a new twist on traditional wings. See Details
Wild Wing Cafe Wild Wing Cafe is a dog-friendly family and sports restaurant offering live music and an amazing menu including all you can eat wings on weekdays. See Details
The Big Easy The Big Easy serves wings, grilled sandwiches, po'boys, crab cakes, and Cajun ribeye steaks. Fenced-in patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Chanticleer Cafe & Bakery Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this cafe serving breakfast, lunch, and desserts. Chanticleer Cafe & Bakery's menu features coffee and tea drinks, pastries, cookies, tarts, fruit cups, breakfast sandwiches, slices of quiche, chicken salad croissants, and spinach salads. Chanticleer Cafe & Bakery is open daily from 7am - 3pm. See Details
Verandah Verandah has reinvented the traditional Southern supper out on the verandah by crafting a warm and inviting dining space alongside a casual, contemporary menu consisting of regional favorites. Menu offers fried green tomato caprese, shrimp and grits, day boat scallops, braised beef short rib, and pan seared crab cakes. Dogs are welcome on the patio, and Sunday afternoons are reserved for "Yappy Hour". See Details
BurgerFi Serving certified American Angus burgers, free of antibiotics, hormones, and steroids, BurgerFi is a dog-friendly restaurant in Cary. Visitors to BurgerFi with Fido in tow can head to one of its ten outdoor tables to dig into a heap of hand-cut fries and sip on a natural cane soda in the sunshine. The burger restaurant's menu is made up of burgers on both buns and crisp, hand-cut lettuce, hot dogs, onion rings and French Fries with toppings such as parmesan and herb, chili and cheese, cajun seasoning, and salt and vinegar. It also includes shakes and custard concretes. Craft beer and wine are available to wash it all down. 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
Cafe Carolina & Bakery Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this cafe located at The Arboretum on Weston. Cafe Carolina & Bakery serves panini sandwiches, soups, and salads. Menu items include breakfast sandwiches, sweet potato biscuits, Hawaiian BBQ Pork flatbread, and the French dip panini. Cafe Carolina & Bakery is open Monday � Saturday 7 am - 8 pm, Sunday 8 am - 6 pm. See Details
Tony's Bourbon Street Oyster Bar Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this seafood restaurant. Tony's Bourbon Street Oyster Bar serves fresh seafood and steaks in a casual and relaxing atmosphere. Be sure to order something from the steamed bar featuring fresh oysters, shrimp, and crab legs. Tony's Bourbon Street Oyster Bar is open Monday - Thursday 4pm-10pm, Friday - Saturday 4pm - 2am, Sunday 4pm - 10pm. See Details
Tropical Smoothie Cafe Tropical Smoothie Cafe offers a healthy alternative to typical fast food with a menu full of light and filling options. Fido can join you for a bite at this location in Cary on Bass Pro Ln where there are three dog-friendly tables outside. You can kick off the morning with a savory breakfast wrap or a sweater dish like the Peanut Butter Banana Crunch Flatbread. Lunch and dinner options feature flatbreads, sandwiches, and wraps with plenty of options for vegetarian diners. True to their name, you will also find a large selection of smoothies with classic fruit smoothies, superfood options, and supplements that you can add in for an extra boost. Please note that table service isn't available, so you'll need to tie your dog up while you order inside. See Details
Mookie's New York Deli Mookie's is a NY-style deli featuring corned beef, pastrami, and Reubens with grill items such as burgers and a full bar with draft beers and specialty cocktails. There is a special menu just for dogs, who are welcome at outside tables. See Details
Hank's Downtown Dive Hank's Downtown Dive is a dog friendly bar and eatery where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. They offer a large drink menu and a tasty spin on classic food. Their menu includes small plates, salads, tacos, and entrees like fried chicken and stuff poblanos. See Details
Burger 21 Burger 21 is a dog-friendly, modern fast-casual burger restaurant serving Cary locals and tourists alike. six tables are available outside of Burger 21 to dog owners wanting to dig into a Spicy Thai Shrimp seafood burger alongside Fido. The restaurant's menu is made up of beef, chicken, turkey, veggie, and seafood burgers, chicken tenders, gourmet dogs, sliders, fresh salads, fries, and shareables. Those with room for dessert can indulge in a retro float or signature shake. 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
HoneyBaked Ham HoneyBaked Ham, located in Cary, is a well-known eatery that serves up delicatessen-style dishes. Choose from menu options including soups, salads, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Ham and Turkey Pesto Sandwich with ham, roasted turkey, provolone, lettuce, tomato, red onion, and pesto aioli on multigrain flatbread. Or go for the Ham Classic with ham, Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, savory mayo, and hickory honey mustard on a flaky croissant. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Jason's Deli Jason's Deli on Crossroads Boulevard is home to five pet-friendly tables, so you can bring Fido with you to enjoy soups, salads, garden fresh salad, and for vegetarian hounds, a number of meatless eats. If meatless eats sounds good to you, then indulge in their black bean taco salad: mixed salad greens and organic blue corn chips, topped with black bean and roasted corn mix, and garnished with cheddar, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo, and Southwest spices, served with salsa on the side. Whether you are hungry for a fresh salad, sandwich, or dessert, you'll find your fix at Jason's Deli. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
NY Bagel & Deli Dogs are welcome at two outdoor tables at this bagel shop and deli. NY Bagel & Deli serves 24 varieties of fresh baked bagels each morning to pair with plain, lox, strawberry, honey walnut, veggie, scallion, olive, or low-fat cream cheese. Egg breakfast sandwiches and omelets are also available at breakfast. At lunchtime, hot Italian subs, cold deli sandwiches with Boars' Head meats, Angus hamburgers, and Hebrew National hot dogs are available. NY Bagel & Deli is open daily from 6am - 4pm. See Details
Jersey Mike's Subs Since 1956, Jersey Mike's Subs has been serving authentic East Coast-style subs on freshly baked bread. At this location on Kildaire Farm Road, you and Fido can choose one of the pet-friendly tables outside. Their menu includes a number of hot sandwiches, such as Jersey Mike's Famous Philly: grilled onions, peppers and melted white American cheese; meatball and cheese, melted provolone, tomato sauce, and parmesan cheese; or the big kahuna cheese steak, grilled onions, peppers, mushrooms, jalapenos, and extra melted white American cheese. If you'd rather cut down on the carb's, why not try a grilled veggie wrap: grilled green bell peppers and onions, melted swiss and provolone, lettuce, tomato, and homestyle ranch dressing. 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
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Parkside Main Street has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
TGI Fridays TGI Fridays provides a diverse menu with familiar favorites sure to please your whole pack. You can bring Fido to this location on Kildaire Farm Road in Cary where there are three dog-friendly tables outside. The menu items range from wings and salads to burgers and sandwiches. Signature mains include plates like ribs, chicken fingers, salmon, and pasta. The beverage selection is eclectic and refreshing with cocktails and beer as well as non-alcoholic options like smoothies and slushes. See Details
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Cary, is a popular burger joint that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Choose from menu options including burgers, sandwiches, hot dogs, fries, milkshakes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Bacon Cheeseburger - two hand-formed patties grilled to perfection, two strips of bacon, and two slices of American cheese on a soft sesame seed bun, piled high with the toppings of your choice (mayo, lettuce, pickles, grilled onions and mushrooms, relish, jalapenos, hot sauce, and more!) Before you leave, snag one of their hand-spun Milkshakes with your favorite mix-ins (bananas, cherries, coffee, malted milk, Oreo cookies, Oreo cream, bacon, peanut butter, and more!) Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Jersey Mike's Subs Since 1956, Jersey Mike's Subs has been serving authentic East Coast-style subs on freshly baked bread. At this location on O'Kelly Chapel Road, you and Fido can choose one of the pet-friendly tables outside. Their menu includes a number of hot sandwiches, such as Jersey Mike's Famous Philly: grilled onions, peppers and melted white American cheese; meatball and cheese, melted provolone, tomato sauce, and parmesan cheese; or the big kahuna cheese steak, grilled onions, peppers, mushrooms, jalapenos, and extra melted white American cheese. If you'd rather cut down on the carb's, why not try a grilled veggie wrap: grilled green bell peppers and onions, melted swiss and provolone, lettuce, tomato, and homestyle ranch dressing. 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
Jersey Mike's Subs Since 1956, Jersey Mike's Subs has been serving authentic East Coast-style subs on freshly baked bread. At this location on Meeting Street, you and Fido can choose one of the pet-friendly tables outside. Their menu includes a number of hot sandwiches, such as Jersey Mike's Famous Philly: grilled onions, peppers and melted white American cheese; meatball and cheese, melted provolone, tomato sauce, and parmesan cheese; or the big kahuna cheese steak, grilled onions, peppers, mushrooms, jalapenos, and extra melted white American cheese. If you'd rather cut down on the carb's, why not try a grilled veggie wrap: grilled green bell peppers and onions, melted swiss and provolone, lettuce, tomato, and homestyle ranch dressing. 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
Bruegger's Bagels Bruegger's Bagels is a dog-friendly eatery serving a comprehensive menu of healthy choices for breakfast and lunch. Visitors to Cary with Fido in tow and a craving for a preservative-free bagel, can head to one of Bruegger's four outdoor tables to dig in. The eatery's menu is made up of bagels and cream cheese, salads, signature soups, breakfast and lunch sandwiches, and coffee drinks. Diners with a sweet tooth can indulge in a Cheesecake Brownie, Cranberry Orange Nut Muffin, or Oatmeal Raisin Pecan Cookie. See Details
Firehouse Subs Firehouse Subs, located in Cary, is a popular deli-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty subs and salads. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Hook and Ladder Sub with smoked turkey, Virginia honey ham, and melted Monterey jack cheese. Order it Fully Involved to get mayo, deli mustard, lettuce, tomato, and onion! Or try the New York Steamer Sub with USDA corned beef brisket, pastrami, melted provolone, deli mustard, mayo, and Italian dressing. For something a bit lighter, try the Firehouse Salad with romaine, tomato, bell pepper, cucumber, mozzarella, pepperoncini peppers, and dressing, with your choice of smoked turkey, grilled chicken, or Virginia honey ham. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details