Dog Friendly Barbecue Restaurants in Raleigh, NC

There are 2 pet friendly barbecue restaurants in Raleigh that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 8 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 Raleigh. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Pit Authentic Barbecue
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
Pet Friendly The Q Shack
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
Fortnight Brewing Company Fortnight specializes in English inspired craft ales and offers dog-friendly seating both inside and out. 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
Texas Pit BBQ Don't let the North Carolina locale fool you, the owners of Texas Pit ship all the mesquite wood used for smoking their BBQ meats straight from the Lonestar State. Beef brisket, pulled pork, smoked turkey, and German sausage are on the menu, along with traditional sides like hush puppies, pinto beans, and potato salad. Outdoor umbrella tables are dog friendly. See Details
Charlie's BBQ & Grille If you're looking for fantastic barbecue, check out Charlie's BBQ & Grille in Clayton, NC, which has four pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a meal on a beautiful day. Charlie's features all homemade barbecue, which has been slowly hickory smoked to perfection for hours. Try the classic North Carolina style pulled pork sandwich and make sure to pair it with the popular hush puppies and potato salad. Charlie's is closed on Sundays and Mondays. If you like their food, consider Charlie's for your next catered event. See Details
Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q This BBQ spot on US- BUS has five 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
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
City Barbeque City Barbeque is a dog-friendly restaurant serving authentic and inspired craft barbeque to Garner locals and tourists alike. Visitors to City Barbeque can bring Fido and head to one of its eight 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
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