Dog Friendly Barbecue Restaurants in Lake Forest, CA

There’s 1 pet friendly barbecue restaurant in Lake Forest that welcomes dogs at their outdoor tables, and 10 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 Lake Forest. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Lucille's Smokehouse BBQ
Lucille's Smokehouse BBQ Lucille's Smokehouse BBQ on El Toro Road is a dog-friendly BBQ joint with 10+ pet-friendly tables outside. Lucille, the founder, learned the secrets of the bar-b-que from her grandmother before the second world war. After deciding that her grandmother's food was too good not to share, she opened up her restaurant and the company has grown and grown ever since. Nowadays, the BBQ menu includes brisket, chicken, St. Louis spare ribs, sausage, and tri-tip. In addition to all the BBQ on offer, the kitchen churns out a number of specialties, including BBQ shrimp, jambalaya, pasta, and gumbo. See Details
Pet Friendly Beach Pit BBQ
Beach Pit BBQ Beach Pit BBQ serves traditional Southern-style barbecue with a California twist in a modern rustic setting with a spacious outdoor seating area that welcomes dogs. Enjoy dry rubbed, slow-smoked meats like beef brisket, pulled pork, turkey breast, sausage, and St. Louis style ribs, plus hot wings, salads, sandwiches, and tacos. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Bourbon Street Bar & Grill If you're homesick for New Orleans, or simply can't get enough of the city's fabulous cuisine, take a trip to Fullerton and walk down and into Bourbon Street. The restaurant is indeed a re-creation of New Orleans' famous boulevard, complete with cobblestone walkways and curbs at every booth. Most importantly, they have a beautiful, shaded outside patio with great service and a full menu on the patio! See Details
Lucille's Smokehouse Barbeque Lucille's serves BBQ, burgers, sandwiches, and steak, seafood, and chicken entrees. Dogs are welcome on the patio where dog menus and heaters are available. See Details
Old Crow Smokehouse The Old Crow Smokehouse in Huntington Beach has plenty of pet-friendly seating for you and your pup. Old Crow is serving up barbecue from the Carolinas, Memphis, Kansas City and Texas, all in California. You'll find smoked options like St. Louis Ribs, pulled pork, brisket, salmon, chicken, turkey, and sausage. Get it by the pound, as a sandwich, or a choose-your-own combination. Pair your meal with sides including coleslaw, mac and cheese, and baked beans. Open Monday through Wednesday 11:30am to 10:00pm, Thursday 11:30am to 11:00pm, Friday and Saturday 11:30am to 2:00am, and Sunday 10:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
Wingnuts Wingnuts serves wings, wings, and more wings in a congenial atmosphere where dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. Choose from over 40 flavors of wings from tame to blazing hot, plus additional menu options like smoked pork ribs, sliders, burgers, salads, and sandwiches. Open Monday through Saturday 11am to 11pm and 11am to 10pm on Sunday. See Details
Rib Joint Roadhouse Rib Joint Roadhouse is a dive-style spot for barbecue, sandwiches, ribs, steak, charbroiled entrees, and more, plus live music and more. Bring Fido along to the large patio area and try the signature Pork Spare Ribs, Baby Back Ribs, or Beef Ribs, with sides like Curried Macaroni Shells, Three Bean Salad, Homemade Cornbread, Potato Salad, and more. Chicken, seafood, steak, and combination dinners from the Rib Joint Charbroiler are available as well, like Roadhoues Style Scampi and Dijon Chicken. Breakfast is served on weekends and the lunch menu includes burgers and sandwiches. Don�t miss the onion rings! Rib Joint Roadhouse is open Sunday through Tuesday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Wednesday from 11:00am to 12:00 midnight, Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Friday and Saturday from 11:00am to 12:00 midnight. See Details
Lucille's Smokehouse BBQ Lucille's Smokehouse BBQ on Park Avenue is a dog-friendly BBQ joint with fourteen pet-friendly tables outside. Lucille, the founder, learned the secrets of the bar-b-que from her grandmother before the second world war. After deciding that her grandmother's food was too good not to share, she opened up her restaurant and the company has grown and grown ever since. Nowadays, the BBQ menu includes brisket, chicken, St. Louis spare ribs, sausage, and tri-tip. In addition to all the BBQ on offer, the kitchen churns out a number of specialties, including BBQ shrimp, jambalaya, pasta, and gumbo. See Details
Meat Up This food truck has a couple of dog-friendly outdoor tables. Sorry vegetarians, but Meat Up is a carnivore's dream, with meat loaded sandwiches, fries, and burgers. Their signature dish is the Mac Attack Fries, topped with beef chorizo chili, mac and cheese, pulled pork, and house bbq sauce. Meat Up's St Louis Ribs sell out quickly, so order some up before they are gone. Stop in for lunch during the week and you can get the special of half a pulled pork or chicken sandwich, fries, and a side salad. Open Tues through Thursday 11am to 9pm, Friday and Saturday 11am to 10pm, and ?Sunday 11am to 9pm. See Details
Smoqued Smoqued, located in Orange, CA, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious, protein-laden dishes. Choose from menu options including starters, brisket, pulled pork, tri-tip, chicken, sausage, ribs, salads, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Fried Pickles, then chow down on the Brisket Sandwich. Smoqued is open Sunday through Wednesday from 11:30am to 10pm, and Thursday through Saturday from 11:30am to 11pm. See Details
Aloha BBQ Aloha BBQ, located in Mission Viejo, CA, is a casual joint that serves up Hawaiian-style barbecue. Choose from menu options including chicken, beef, pork, noodles, curry, soups, salads, ramen, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the BBQ Pork, or go for the Spicy Ramen - oriental noodle soup with BBQ chicken, bean sprouts, broccoli, carrots, and green onion. Aloha BBQ is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 8:30pm, and Saturday from 11am to 8pm. See Details