Dog Friendly Barbecue Restaurants in New Jersey

No need to leave Fido in the hotel room when you want to grab a bite! No matter where you're headed, we can point you towards great barbecue spots in New Jersey that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Famous Dave's
Famous Dave's Famous Dave's offers tasty BBQ at the right price, a casual atmosphere, and outdoor seating that is dog friendly. A menu packed with flavor and spice features mouthwatering meats such as award-winning St. Louis style ribs, Texas beef brisket, Georgia chopped pork, and hot link sausages, plus burgers, sandwiches, and traditional sides. Open 11am to 10pm seven days a week. Call ahead to ensure table availability. See Details
Pet Friendly Back Bay BBQ
Back Bay BBQ Roadside BBQ shack serves ribs, chicken, pulled pork, and savory sides like cowboy beans, corn on the cob, and mac and cheese. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Red, Hot & Blue Red, Hot & Blue captures the flavor and aroma of authentic hickory smoked Memphis BBQ in a casual, modern atmosphere that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. In addition to savory brisket, chicken, pork, and ribs, the strongly Southern menu features Brunswick stew, Delta catfish, fried Gulf shrimp, Cajun burgers, and fruit cobbler for dessert. Opens at 11am Monday through Saturday and 12pm on Sunday. See Details
Ruthie's Bar-B-Q & Pizza Ruthie's Bar-B-Q serves up slow-cooked barbecue and thin-crust pizza in a 1910 townhouse in Montclair. Dogs are welcome at twelve outdoor tables, and they even have a dog-friendly menu; throw Fido a Lulu Bone (a slow-roasted pork shoulder bone) while you load up on pork, brisket, or chicken platters, BBQ melts, wings, or thin crust pizza in this rootsy joint. Catch live blues musicians on Friday and Saturday nights from 7:00 to 9:00! You can't miss the classic Dry Rub Pork Ribs, heaped on a platter with fries and slaw, or the Texas Pizza with smoked mozzarella, Texas sausage, caramelized onion and jalapeno. Finish it all off with a Homemade Ice Cream Sandwich and call it a night. Ruthie's Bar-B-Q is open 10:30am to 9:00pm Monday through Friday, and 11:30am to 9:00pm on Saturdays. See Details
The BBQ LLC Wood-smoked BBQ, including Texas style brisket, St. Louis ribs, and Carolina pork. Leashed dogs welcome at outdoor picnic tables. See Details
Grub Hut Grub Hut is the best of two culinary worlds, offering low-and-slow cooked BBQ and authentic Taqueria style Mexican dishes in a cozy downtown location with seasonal outdoor tables that welcome dogs in the summer. The diverse menu features fried ribs, stacked quesadillas, chicken tortilla soup, brisket and pulled pork platters, enchiladas, and sizzling fajitas. Opens at 11:30am during the week and noon on weekends. See Details
Mission BBQ Dogs are allowed at Mission BBQ on Deptford Center Rd. Outside, you and Fido will discover five pet-friendly tables to peruse. The patriotic founders of Mission BBQ strive to remind everyone what makes America great, the homegrown heroes. They believe that BBQ is the most American thing going and they serve their authentic meats in honor of those Americans who serve the country. You can take a look at the meat market menu that includes brisket, pulled pork, turkey, pulled chicken, and sausage. 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
Jersey Shore BBQ With roots in Texas style barbeque techniques, Jersey Shore BBQ offers up a taste of the South with a wide menu of smoked meats and poultry. There are three dog-friendly tables at the restaurant, and full menu of options that will have you and your pup begging for more. You can kick your meal off starters like their smoked pork belly or jumbo wings witih your choice of sauces like the Korean BBQ or the Benny with roasted garlic and cherry pepper butter. Jersey Shore BBQ also serves a number of classic and signature sandwiches, burgers, chicken dishes, nachos, and quesadillas. If you're a purist, check out the build your own menu where you can select your own meats and sides with your choice of brisket, pulled pork, chicken, ribs, and more. Jersey Shore BBQ is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 9:30pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 8:00pm. See Details
TST BBQ TST BBQ, located in Leonardo, NJ, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious protein-laden dishes (and mini golf)! Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Brisket Sandwich with juiced and sauced brisket topped with BBQ sauce and fire and ice pickles. Or go for the Wild Boar Sausage served on a potato roll with spicy brown mustard and chicharrones. TST BBQ is open Sunday through Thursday from 12pm to 8:30pm, and Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
The Sizzle BBQ The Sizzle BBQ, located in Hackettstown, NJ, 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. The Sizzle BBQ is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Piggy's Piggy's serves up tasty barbeque for big events or dine in. Your pup can join you at their four dog-friendly tables for staples like chicken, St. Louis ribs, pulled pork, brisket, and wings. You'll find Southern style sides like buttermilk biscuits, macaroni salad, or corn bread. Whether you're just looking for a delicious dinner or in need of a heap of helpings for a giant backyard party, Piggy's is happy to serve. They are open Monday through Saturday from 6am to 9pm and Sunday from 6am to 6pm. See Details
Kimchi Smoke Kimchi Smoke, located in Westwood, NJ, is a casual barbecue joint serving up protein-laden dishes that combine sweet and savory flavors for an experience sure to please even the most discerning of palates. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Menu options include tacos, chicken, ribs, hotdogs, nachos, brisket, mac and cheese, sandwiches, and more. Try the ChoLander Fries - crispy fries loaded with smoked kimchi, cheddar cheese, pulled pork, and Fatboy sauce. Or go for the Reuben Lee with smoked brisket, smoked kimchi, cheese, Fatboy BCS, remoulade, and scallions on rye bread. Kimchi Smoke is open Wednesday through Saturday from 12pm to 9pm, and Sunday from 1pm to 8pm. See Details
Oink And Moo BBQ Oink and Moo BBQ is a casual barbeque joint in Florham Park where you'll find four dog-friendly tables. They offer several signature dishes like their barbeque sliders and tacos which can come with pulled pork, chipotle chicken, brisket, or skirt steak. They also have classic options like ribs and chili as well as vegetarian tacos. If you just need to pick up a hearty meal for several people, Oink and Moo has a variety of barbeque packages with various meats. This location is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 3pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 6pm, and Sunday from 11am to 3pm. See Details
Welcome To The South BBQ Welcome To The South BBQ specializes in tender meat smoked low and slow. There are seven dog-friendly picnic tables outside so you and your pup can dig into their finger licking dishes. Breakfast includes standards like biscuits, eggs, pancakes, and specials like the Breakfast in a Bowl. The lunch and dinner menu features hands-on helpings like burgers, barbeque sandwiches, and barbeque platters. You'll find brisket, pulled pork, chicken, ribs, and more. Don't skip on dessert with homemade options like apple pie or banana pudding. Welcome To The South BBQ is open Monday through Thursday from 10am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 10am to 11pm, and Sunday from 10am to 8pm. See Details
Vagabond BBQ Vagabond BBQ, located in Frenchtown, NJ, is a dog friendly, traditional BBQ joint where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. This BYOB eatery in located in the heart of town, offers tasty flavors, kind staff and a sizeable front porch to accommodate you and your pooch. Enjoy brisket, pulled pork, chicken, wings, spicy Andouille sausage, homemade sides and desserts. See Details