Dog Friendly American Restaurants in Nashville, TN

There are 70 pet friendly American restaurants in Nashville 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 Nashville. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Double Dogs
Double Dogs Delicious menu offers chicken wings and tenders, pizza, and Black Angus burgers. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Calypso Cafe East Nashville
Calypso Cafe East Nashville Calypso Cafe offers fresh, health conscious food with dog-friendly covered porch seating. Menu includes salads, pulled BBQ chicken, rotisserie chicken, veggie burgers, beans and rice, and carrot cake and tropical lime pie for dessert. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
M.L. Rose - West M.L. Rose sports a fun atmosphere and a nice front porch where dogs are welcome. Good food and great handcrafted beers. See Details
Drifter's BBQ Great little hole in the wall restaurant serves BBQ, Tex-Mex, and a variety of sides. Good food, good atmosphere, and a huge dog-friendly deck. See Details
The Slider House Fans of the little burgers will feel right at home when they visit The Slider House. Choose from a menu of creatively named options like The Dude, Shotgun, or Bay of Pigs. The front patio tables can accommodate dogs. See Details
The Southern Located in the heart of downtown Nashville, the Southern Steak & Oyster serves delicious, modern Southern cuisine such as the Hillbilly Wrap, South of the Border Tacos, and South of Somewhere T-Bone. Patio seating will accommodate dogs. See Details
Tin Roof Tin Roof is a favorite dining choice for local musicians and music fans. Menu offers nachos, sandwiches, and pizzadillas. Front patio tables allow dogs. See Details
Eastland Cafe Fine dining with a menu of contemporary American cuisine. Seasonal patio is dog friendly. See Details
Panera Bread The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Hard Rock Cafe Traditional American favorites such as burgers, BBQ ribs, pizza, and cowboy ribeye steaks. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Batter'd and Fried Good place for some Fish n chips, beers, and surprisingly good sushi. Covered outdoor seating with fans is ideal for dogs. See Details
Hurry Back The dog-friendly Hurry Back serves an extensive selection of craft beer and light pub fare in a relaxed and rustic setting with dog-friendly outside tables. Quench that thirst with draft, bottled, or canned brews, classic cocktails, or a glass of wine, then appease the appetite with delicious options such as creamy tomato soup, crisp salads, nachos, spicy Baja lime chicken tacos, BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, caprese paninis, and pizza grilled cheese. Dogs can join their owners on the fenced outdoor patio. Hurry Back is open Monday 4pm to 1am, Tuesday through Thursday 11am to 1am, Friday and Saturday 11am to 2am, and Sunday 11am to 11pm. See Details
Loveless Cafe The Loveless Cafe is a classic, American restaurant that offers Southern cooking and famously delicious biscuits. There are about a dozen outdoor tables with dog-friendly tables, but you'll have to order your food to go and then enjoy your meal outside with Fido. The Loveless Cafe offers breakfast all day long along with daily lunch specials like Watermelon Ribs or Hot Chicken. They serve a variety of beer, wine, and moonshine drinks. The cafe is open seven days a week from 7am to 9pm. See Details
Sunflower Cafe A farm to table vegetarian/vegan menu with outdoor seating that welcomes dogs. See Details
Two Bits Upscale bar fare, 24 beers on tap, and a space filled with modern and classic board/arcade games is what you'll discover at Two Bits. Great spot for a fun date. Seasonal outdoor bar and patio allows dogs. See Details
Rock Bottom Burgers, sandwiches, pizza, and craft beer. Dogs are allowed on the patio. See Details
City Fire City Fire provides filling comfort food in a casual environment. Menu features salads, sandwiches, and entrees of prime rib, jerk chicken, and parmesan crusted grouper. Front patio tables are dog friendly. See Details
Burger Up Burger Up has your well being and the environment in mind with their locally-sourced beef. While carnivores will rejoice at the wide selection of burgers, vegetarians can rest assured there are options for you, too. Burger Up offers five dog-friendly tables and a menu of snacks, salads, and gourmet burgers. They also serve a selection of beer and desserts to finish off your meal. Burger Up does not take call aheads or reservations so be sure to get there early! They are open Monday through Sunday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
The Dog of Nashville Over a dozen types of savory hot dogs, including the Fiery Redneck and Diet Starts Tomorrow. Front porch and patio tables welcome dogs. See Details
Riverside Grill Shack Burger & Fries shack with only outdoor seating and a take-out window. There'a also a big field if you feel like bringing a blanket to let Fido chill in the grass. See Details
Mitchell Deli Local deli with great specialty sandwiches and several high gravity beers on tap. Covered outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Neighbors of Sylvan Park Neighbors of Sylvan Park, located in Nashville, TN, is a casual, pet-friendly restaurant where Fido is welcome to eat with you at an outdoor table. Truly a "Cheers" style bar; they want to know your name and your favorite drink! Try the Predneck Nachos, smoked wings, Black Angus burgers, fresh salads, side winders and more. *** Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. *** See Details
Panera Bread The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Hattie B's Hot Chicken Hattie B's Hot Chicken, located in Nashville, TN, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of tasty American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. (Pro tip: call in your food to-go, then chow down outside!) Choose from menu options including chicken tenders, spicy wings, chicken sandwiches, cold beers, and more. Hattie B's Hot Chicken is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12am, and Sunday from 11am to 4pm. See Details