Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Greenville, SC

There are 36 pet friendly American restaurants in Greenville 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 Greenville. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Liberty Tap Room
Liberty Tap Room Liberty Tap Room is pet friendly! Great outdoor patio seating with awesome food. Bring your pets and the staff will supply the bowl of water! See Details
Pet Friendly Grill Marks
Grill Marks Great food - delicious burgers and shakes (from house made ice cream). Covered patio area allows dogs and has heaters for cold days. Great place to bring Fido. See Details
The Nose Dive The Nose Dive is a modern gastropub with ample dog-friendly seating at several outdoor tables along Greenville's Main Street. Waiters will bring some water out for Fido, too. Nose Dive's menu features a variety of comfort food entrees with a Southern twist at lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch. To drink, Nose Dive offers a good selection of local craft beers, wine, and cocktails. They even offer a special menu just for pups with options like salmon, beef, eggs, chicken, and even dog beer! Nose Dive is open Monday - Friday 11am until close, Saturday - Sunday 10am - close. See Details
Runway Cafe Bring Fido to dine on Runway Cafe's dog-friendly patio overlooking the Greenville Downtown Airport where kids of all ages enjoy watching planes as they take off and land. Runway Cafe's menu features crisp salads, healthy wraps, burgers, and sandwiches. Be sure to save room for an order of fried Oreo cookies for dessert, and wash it all down with an ice-cold Pepsi or glass of beer or wine. The Runway Cafe is open Sunday - Tuesday 11am - 2:20pm, Wednesday - Thursday 11am - 2:30pm and 5pm - 8:30pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - 8:30pm. See Details
Grill Marks Haywood Mall Bring Fido to the dog-friendly patio at Grill Marks Haywood Mall and order them a bag of Grill Barks for just $4.99! While your dog munches on his all-natural dog treats, treat yourself to a gourmet burger and adult milkshake. Try the spicy Stuffed Black & Bleu Burger or the Portabella Burger with pesto and brie. Grill Marks Haywood Mall is open for lunch and dinner Monday - Thursday 11am - 10pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - 11pm, Sunday 11am - 9pm. See Details
Sully's Steamers Sully's Steamers specializes in steaming fresh bagels sandwiches. They have five outdoor tables with dog-friendly seating so you and Fido can grab breakfast or join them for lunch. You'll find a wide variety of options from different bagel flavors to vegetarian sandwiches and more. See Details
Sassafras Southern Bistro Located in the heart of gorgeous downtown Greenville, Sassafras specializes in traditional Southern cuisine served in an intimate setting with seasonal outdoor seating that welcomes dogs, weather permitting. An eclectic menu of savory delights includes blue crab and pepper jack cheese fondue nachos, BBQ pork egg rolls, bacon wrapped sea scallops, Louisiana-style catfish, Black Angus meatloaf, and fried chicken. Sassafras Southern Bistro opens at 5pm Tuesday through Saturday. See Details
Bad Daddy's Burger Bar Bad Daddy's Burger Bar, located in Greenville, SC, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the pet-friendly tables available on their outdoor patio while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Truffle Parmesan Fries - hand-cut fries tossed with truffle salt, parmesan cheese, and herbs, served with creamy truffle aioli. Next, chow down on the Bacon Cheeseburger On Steroids topped with Monterey jack cheese, jalapeno bacon, applewood-smoked bacon, shredded lettuce, tomato, red onion, pickles, and house-made bacon mayo. Or go for the Thai Chicken Salad with romaine lettuce, napa cabbage, red cabbage, edamame, green onions, red peppers, oranges, and lime dressing, topped with fried wontons and hand-breaded chicken tenders tossed in sweet Thai chili. Bad Daddy's Burger Bar is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
The Bohemian The Bohemian Cafe is a Greenville classic. At the intersection of Stone and Main, they offer an eclectic, American menu and are known for their amazing vegetarian and vegan options as well. Awesome place to have Sunday brunch. They have a shady side patio where you are welcome to sit with your dogs. See Details
Tupelo Honey Cafe Tupelo Honey Cafe pays homage to Southern culinary traditions with a menu full of classic dishes and modern spins on old favorites. You can stop by with Fido at this location in Greenville where there are eight dog-friendly tables outside. The menu features sandwiches, salads, snacks, and mains for any palate. Entrees include decadent dishes like the Cauliflower Steak, Sweet Tea Roasted Chicken, or Tupelo Shrimp and Grits. Brunch is a popular affair with popular dishes like the Appalachian Breakfast or Red Flannel Hash. Don't miss out on the drink menu with craft cocktails, Bloody Marys, mimosas, wine, and beer. See Details
Hooters Hooters, located in Greenville, is a well-known bar and eatery that offers up an array of tasty pub grub served by the famed Hooters Girls. Choose from menu options including appetizers, wings, salads, sandwiches, tacos, burgers, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Tex Mex Nachos - fresh chips topped with cheese, chili, guacamole, lettuce, pico de gallo, jalapenos, sour cream, and zesty chipotle sauce. Next, chow down on the Baja Fish Tacos with grilled or crispy fish, pico de gallo, fresh cabbage, and special sauce. Or go for the Texas Cheesesteak Sandwich with steak, sauteed onions, green peppers, mushrooms, provolone cheese, queso, Daytona Beach sauce, pico de gallo, and sliced jalapenos! See Details
Northgate Soda Shop The dog-friendly Northgate Soda Shop, tucked away in a quiet residential area north of downtown Greenville, offers up a healthy dose of classic Americana. Burgers and sandwiches are the staple, but several varieties will make your decision on what to order difficult. The decor features an extensive selection of cola-related memorabilia, which adds to the charm of the establishment. Covered outdoor tables behind the restaurant welcome dogs. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
The Dive on Augusta Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables on the patio at Greenville's Augusta Road neighborhood eatery. See Details
Jimmy Dogs Jimmy Dogs is a dog-friendly hot dog cart in Greenville, SC. Buy one of Jimmy's "Dogs for Dogs" for your pup for $2, and all the money goes to Partners in Animal Care which supports Greenville County Animal Care, SC's largest open-admission animal shelter in its efforts to save more homeless animals and attain a “No-Kill” status. Top off your hot dog with toppings like homemade chili, Pawley's Island pimento cheese, homemade slaw, or diced onions. Follow Jimmy Dogs on Instagram @jimmydogsgvl to find out when and where they'll be serving hot dogs next. See Details
Kendall's Grill Kendall's Grill is a local chain specializing in casual, American dining. They have a quick service drive-through window, or you can join them for a dine-in experience, at an outdoor table. This location has four dog-friendly tables on the front porch so you and your pup can dig in some homestyle meals. See Details
Roost Roost, located in Greenville, SC, is a trendy eatery that serves up a variety of delicious southern American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal (the patio is only pet-friendly during the summer when it is not enclosed, so be sure to call ahead). Start off with a craft cocktail and an order of the Rooster Wings - twelve fried chicken wings in your choice of Garlic Parmesan, Korean BBQ, Smoked Bacon Buffalo, Bourbon Molasses BBQ, or BBQ Dry Rub. Next, chow down on the Blackened Sea Scallops with saffron risotto, carrot ginger puree, wilted spinach with red onion, and balsamic reduction. Roost is open Monday through Friday from 6am to 10pm, and Saturday through Sunday from 6:30am to 11pm. See Details
Rainer's Rainer's is a funky local spot with three dog-friendly tables out front. They offer handmade soups, salads, sandwiches, and desserts as well as specialty tea and coffees. Rainer's is also a bar serving artfully crafted cocktails. See Details
Southern Fried Green Tomatoes Southern Fried Green Tomatoes serves homestyle meat and veggies with a rotating menu of daily specials. The restaurant has three outdoor tables with dog-friendly seating. See Details
California Dreaming Restaurant & Bar California Dreaming Restaurant & Bar is a dog-friendly restaurant serving a mix of hearty American classics and notable favorites. Visitors to Greenville craving a made-from-scratch dish can head to one of California Dreaming's ten outdoor tables to dine alongside their dog. The Restaurant and Bar's menu is comprised of appetizers, nachos, entree salads, sandwiches, seafood, steak, chops, and ribs, pasta, chicken dishes, gluten-free meals, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in a slice of Apple Walnut Cinnamon Pie and a Frozen Strawberry Daiquiri. See Details
McAlister's Deli McAlister's Deli is a dog-friendly restaurant on Woodruff Rd. 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
Augusta Grill Augusta Grill, located in Greenville, SC, is a classy eatery that serves up a variety of delicious New American fare from an ever-changing menu. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy you meal. Start off with a glass of wine and an order of the Buttermilk Fried Sea Scallops with remoulade. Next, tuck into the Wild Mushroom Ravioli with pancetta and roasted garlic cream. Or go for the Grilled Ribeye Cap Steak with brandy peppercorn sauce. Augusta Grill is open Tuesday through Thursday from 6am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 6am to 11pm. See Details
Tacozzini Tacozzini, located in Greenville, SC, is an Augusta Road neighborhood restaurant that serves pizzas and tacos. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a craft cocktail and an order of the Pan Seared Mozzarella - creamy pan-seared mozzarella lightly breaded, served with all-natural marinara and topped with crumbled goat cheese. Next, chow down on the Southern Roots Tacos - handmade flour or corn tortillas filled with smoked pork, lime jalapeno slaw, tangy bourbon BBQ sauce, pickled onions, and cilantro. Or go for the Down to Earth Pizza topped with exotic mushrooms, sauteed leeks, lemon garlic rosemary aioli, mozzarella, microgreens, and roasted garlic oil drizzle. Tacozzini is open Monday through Wednesday from 11am to 9pm, Thursday through Friday from 11am to 10pm, Saturday from 10am to 10pm, and Sunday from 10am to 9pm. See Details
Jason's Deli Jason's Deli on Woods Crossing Road is home to four 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
Culver's Culver's is a dog-friendly restaurant serving its signature ButterBurgers and fresh frozen custard to Greenville locals and tourists alike. Culver's offers a few outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a heap of Wisconsin Cheese Curds alongside their canine companion. Its menu is made up of premium chicken dishes, sandwiches, hearty soups, fresh salads, ButterBurgers, sides, and dinners such as North Atlantic Cod, Butterfly Jumbo Shrimp, Beef Pot Roast, and Chopped Steak. Those with room for dessert can indulge in fresh frozen custard, shakes, malts, or a float. 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