Dog Friendly Barbecue Restaurants in Durham, NC

There are 3 pet friendly barbecue restaurants in Durham that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 6 more nearby. 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 Durham. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Blue Note Grill
The Blue Note Grill Enjoy hickory smoked BBQ, burgers, burritos, quesadillas, and wings in a dog-friendly environment setting. The large outdoor patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Pet Friendly Picnic
Picnic Picnic, located in Durham, NC, is a casual barbecue joint 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. Start off with an order of the Chopped Brisket Cheese Fries topped with brisket, beer cheese, and scallions. Next, chow down on the Fried Chicken Sandwich with a boneless chicken thigh, Old Bay aioli, and pickled onions on a buttered bun. Or go for the Whole Hog Pulled Pork Plate with six ounces of barbecue, slaw, hush puppies, and two sides of your choice. Picnic is open Sunday through Monday from 11am to 9pm, Wednesday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
City Barbeque City Barbeque is a dog-friendly restaurant serving authentic and inspired craft barbeque to Durham locals and tourists alike. Visitors to City Barbeque can bring Fido and head to one of its 15+ outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Lo Lo's Pulled Pork with Slaw. The barbeque joint's menu is comprised of smoked meats such as Beef Brisket, Turkey Breast, Smoked Sausage, and Pulled Chicken with Bama Sauce, as well as St. Louis-Cut Ribs, fresh salads, chicken dishes, shareable plates, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in homemade, from scratch sweets, such as Peach Cobbler, Banana Pudding or Triple Chocolate Cake. 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
Fortnight Brewing Company Fortnight specializes in English inspired craft ales and offers dog-friendly seating both inside and out. See Details
The Pit Authentic Barbecue The Pit Authentic Barbecue is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. This eatery serves up protein-laden barbecue dishes sure to please even the most discerning of palates. Choose from menu options including chopped barbecue, pulled pork, Brunswick stew, baby back ribs, brisket, smoked turkey, fried chicken, fish n' chips, mac and cheese, potatoes and gravy, candied yams, coleslaw, and more. Bring Fido along to enjoy this stick-to-your-ribs dinner and snag a seat at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try the fried green tomatoes served with goat cheese and a basil smoked tomato vinaigrette. They go perfectly with the tender, slow cooked beef brisket. See Details
City Barbeque City Barbeque is a dog-friendly restaurant serving authentic and inspired craft barbeque to Cary locals and tourists alike. Visitors to City Barbeque can bring Fido and head to one of its six outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Lo Lo's Pulled Pork with Slaw. The barbeque joint's menu is comprised of smoked meats such as Beef Brisket, Turkey Breast, Smoked Sausage, and Pulled Chicken with Bama Sauce, as well as St. Louis-Cut Ribs, fresh salads, chicken dishes, shareable plates, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in homemade, from scratch sweets, such as Peach Cobbler, Banana Pudding or Triple Chocolate Cake. 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
Hillsborough Barbeque Dig into succulent pit-cooked BBQ pork, chicken, brisket, turkey. and ribs, plus tasty sides like catfish bites, collard greens, sweet potato salad, baked beans, fried okra, and hushpuppies. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio. See Details
The Q Shack The Q Shack is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 8:00pm. This no-frills barbecue joint serves up protein-laden dishes that are guaranteed to make your mouth water. Choose from menu options like pulled pork, pulled chicken, smoked sausage, smoked turkey, beef brisket, smoked pork loin, burgers, wings, ribs, salads, and more. Let Fido tag along for the day and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try the smoked St. Louis pork ribs dry-rubbed with spices and smoked over local hickory logs and served with hushpuppies. Additional sides include mac and cheese, BBQ beans, coleslaw, collard greens, fried okra, onion rings, and more. See Details
Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q This BBQ spot on Davis Drive has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q is making BBQ favorite Carolina-style pulled pork, fried, freid shrimp and BBQ chicken. Served as plates or sandwiches, you can get your meal with classic sides like baked beans, coleslaw, and potato salad. Save some room for Banana Pudding or Pecan Pie. 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