Dog Friendly Barbecue Restaurants in Charleston, SC

There are 7 pet friendly barbecue restaurants in Charleston 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 Charleston. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Swig & Swine
Swig & Swine Delicious BBQ pork, brisket, and turkey. Outside seating is dog friendly. See Details
Lewis Barbecue Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this Central Texas-style barbecue joint. Charlestonians flock to Lewis Barbecue for smoked meats and agua fresca cocktails. The menu is simple and includes beef brisket, beef short ribs, pulled pork, pork spare ribs, turkey breast, homemade sausage, and sandwiches. Sides include green chile corn pudding, buttermilk potato salad, lemony coleslaw, and pinto beans. Lewis Barbecue is open Tuesday through Sunday for lunch and dinner from 11am until 10pm; happy hour specials are available Tuesday through Friday from 4pm until 6pm. See Details
Rodney Scott's Whole Hog BBQ Rodney Scott's Whole Hog BBQ, located in Charleston, SC, is a casual, pet friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table for lunch or dinner. Everyone is family here and they have respect for the time and technique required to make great barbecue. In addition to pork, they also offer smoked chicken, turkey, and spare ribs, catfish, and chicken tenders available as plates or sandwiches. Homemade sides include hushpuppies, mac and cheese, potato salad, baked beans, cornbread, collard greens, baked potatoes and more. Make sure to save room for Ella’s Banana Puddin’ or a fresh baked hand pie. See Details
Southern Roots Smokehouse Southern Roots Smokehouse is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00am, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 12:00am. Bring your pup and grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Enjoy perfectly cooked BBQ like brisket, pulled pork, smoked wings, and even BBQ stuffed tacos! Start your meal off with pulled pork nachos or some housemade pork rinds. Southern Roots offers a variety of different housemade BBQ sauces available to complement your meal. See Details
Poogan's Smokehouse Poogan's Smokehouse, located in Charleston, SC, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious protein-laden fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Poogan's Smokehouse is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday from 11am to 11pm, Saturday from 10am to 11pm, and Sunday from 10am to 10pm. See Details
Martin's Bar-B-Que Joint Martin's Bar-B-Que Joint, located in Charleston, SC, on James Island, is a dog-friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. A perfect spot for local families and visitors to the Charleston area to kick back and enjoy our signature West TN Style Whole Hog BBQ. Their day begins at 5 AM every morning when they smoke a whole hog for 20 hours over hickory hardwood coals. Their menu also includes some incredibly delicious smoked wings and brisket, and they make all of their sides and pies in-house. See Details
Fiery Ron's Home Team BBQ Fiery Ron's Home Team BBQ serves Southern comfort food and barbecue in a casual, lively sports bar atmosphere that welcomes dogs at outside tables. A menu chock-full of hearty fare includes smoked chicken biscuits, creamy grits with shrimp gravy, BBQ Caesar salad, lowcountry boils, and succulent pulled pork and chicken, beef brisket, smoked turkey, and fall off the bone ribs. Dessert lovers can top off the meal with cookies and cobbler. Dogs can sit with their owners in the quaint front garden patio. Fiery Ron's Home Team BBQ is open from 11am to 1am seven days a week. See Details
Jim 'N Nick's BBQ Jim 'N Nick's BBQ on Centre Pointe Drive is dog-friendly. They offer their dog-owning customers ten tables outside. Their motto is to avoid any tricks, no freezers, only fresh Southern goodness. On the menu, you'll find ribs, pork, chicken, brisket, and sausage, all smoked over time. One of the classic plate meals at Jim 'N Nick's BBQ is the fried chicken tender plate, served Southern-fried, Buffalo style or Nashville Hot with a choice of honey mustard, Morgan County white sauce, ranch, or BBQ sauce. See Details
Sticky Fingers Sticky Fingers, located in Mount Pleasant, SC, is a well-known barbecue and American chain that serves up a variety of delicious eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Savannah Dip with spinach, artichokes, and melted mozzarella cheese served hot with diced tomatoes, grated parmesan, and house-made tortilla chips. Next, chow down on the Seriously Sticky Burger topped with pulled pork, cheddar cheese, coleslaw, and Tennessee Whiskey barbecue sauce, served with seasoned French fries. Or go for the Smokehouse Club Salad - mixed greens topped with hickory-smoked pulled chicken, cheddar cheese, tomatoes, hard-boiled egg, chopped bacon, red onions, and croutons. Sticky Fingers is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
This Little Piggy This Little Piggy is a locally owned, pit-cooked barbecue joint in the heart of Summerville, SC. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables on the pet-friendly patio. Bowls or water and pork bones may be available upon request. This Little Piggy is open Thursday through Sunday. See Details