Dog Friendly Barbecue Restaurants in North Carolina

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 North Carolina that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Luellas BBQ
Luellas BBQ Fantastic BBQ spot in Asheville. They have a shaded and screened-in patio area where families and their dogs can dine together. Try the chile rubbed beef brisket. See Details
Pet Friendly Flat Rock Wood Room
Flat Rock Wood Room Flat Rock Wood Room serves award-winning North Carolina barbecue, wood-fired pizzas, and a large selection of local beer, ciders, and wine. Dogs are welcome on the covered patio! A member of the staff will be happy to bring your dog a water bowl, too. See Details
12 Bones BBQ Succulent chicken, pork, and beef BBQ, plus plenty of tasty sides like jalapeno cheese grits, smoked potato salad, and pickled okra. Outdoor picnic tables allow dogs. See Details
Seoul Food Meat Co. Seoul Food Meat Co. in Charlotte, NC is a very dog-friendly Southern BBQ restaurant with unique Korean inspiration. The restaurant even has a covered dog park onsite that is a part of the restaurant next to the outdoor bar where your dog can play! Dogs are also welcome to join you at one of the outdoor tables while you dine on BBQ meats. From beef, to pork, and chicken- even fish, Seoul Food Meat Co. has you covered. Korean wings (available in chicken or tofu) and hearty sides like Ramen Mac N' Cheese, Sriracha Cracklins, Kimchi Mayo Slaw, and Soy-Pickled Deviled Eggs. Seoul Food Meat Co. is open Monday through Wednesday from 11:30am to 2:30pm, then 4pm to 12am, Thursday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm, then 4pm to 2am, Saturday from 11:30am to 2am, and Sunday from 11:30am to 12am. See Details
Camel City BBQ Factory Camel City BBQ Factory is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm. This unique barbecue joint serves up a variety of protein-laden dishes from an extensive menu. Choose from options like pulled pork, brisket, ribs, sausage, pulled chicken, smoked turkey, sandwiches, wings, salads, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Factory Brisket Melt with slow-cooked brisket, melted cheese, and cooked onions piled on a hoagie and served with fries or hushpuppies. Wash it all down with a perfectly chilled draught beer. See Details
Fortnight Brewing Company Fortnight specializes in English inspired craft ales and offers dog-friendly seating both inside and out. See Details
Sooey's BBQ & Rib Shack Ribs, chicken, pork, sandwiches, and burgers. Dog-friendly covered seating available at first-floor picnic tables, or rooftop picnic tables that overlook sunset over Jockey's Ridge. See Details
Mac's Speed Shop Mac's offers BBQ, burgers, wings, and beer. Dogs are welcome on the covered patio. See Details
Hubba Hubba Smokehouse Hubba Hubba Smokehouse in Flat Rock, NC, is a dog friendly BBQ join where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Serving some of the best BBQ in North Carolina, enjoy their pulled pork, brisket, ribs and more. Hours vary seasonally; call ahead or check their website for current schedule. Say hello to the resident chickens who roam the property freely. See Details
Haywood Smokehouse Barbecue smokehouse with great prices and a dog-friendly patio. See Details
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
McKoy's Smokehouse & Saloon Succulent BBQ, smokehouse wings, and plenty of tasty sides. Deck seating is dog friendly. See Details
Mission BBQ Succulent BBQ and a dog-friendly patio. Water bowls will be provided. See Details
The Pedalin' Pig Bbq Dogs are welcome at six outdoor tables when the weather is warm at this BBQ joint. The Pedalin' Pig BBQ serves barbecue pulled pork, brisket, smoked turkey, chicken, and baby back ribs. Other menu items include boiled peanuts, pork rinds, smoked chicken wings, Brunswick stew, pork belly tacos, brisket burgers, and fried flounder. The Pedalin' Pig BBQ is open daily for lunch and dinner 11am - 9pm. See Details
The Prime Smokehouse Barbecue & Beyond The Prime Smokehouse Barbecue and Beyond is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 5:00pm. This southern style eatery captures a casual elegance while offering a variety of menu options including salads, soups, seafood, barbecue, sandwiches, wraps, burgers, steaks, and much more. Let Fido tag along and grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start with a cup of Yalem's Amazing Cajun Gumbo with chunks of fresh fish, crab, jumbo shrimp, chicken, Louisiana andouille sausage, herbs, and an abundance of fresh spices, served with white rice. For a hearty entree, try the tender, hand-trimmed beef brisket, slow smoked over hickory, and a side of Prime's award-winning mac and cheese! See Details
Pik N Pig Dogs are welcome at over twenty outdoor tables at this barbecue joint. Pik N Pig specializes in barbecue that is slow-cooked over a hickory and hardwood fire. Menu items include smoky jumbo chicken wings, pulled pork sandwiches with slaw and french fries, smoked pork chop plates, and beef brisket platters. Pik N Pig is open Tuesday - Saturday 11am - 8pm, Sunday 11am - 3pm. See Details
Mac's Speed Shop Dogs are allowed at Mac's Speed Shop on South Blvd. Outside, you'll find seven pet-friendly tables. This BBQ restaurant combines traditional BBQ food with a modern bar that includes a selection of three-hundred beers. They believe that three b's contribute to a good place to hang out: beer, bikes, and BBQ. In addition to lots of pork, beef, and chicken options, the menu includes a number of old-school sides like mac 'n' cheese, baked beans, collard greens, green bean casserole, red beans and rice, cheddar grits, and creamed corn. See Details
Pigman's Bar-B-Que Pigman's Bar-B-Que serves up delicious, traditional barbecue dishes. Choose from menu options like pork, beef, turkey, ribs, chicken, chicken tenders, hushpuppies, fries, cornbread, baked beans, coleslaw, potato salad, and more. They also serve up a few unusual dishes, like the Tuna-Que - fresh, yellowfin tuna smoked to perfection and flaked with their Grillin' Sauce, with a touch of soy sauce. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Beef BBQ Boat - pulled smoked beef brisket mixed with Rib Roarin' tangy ketchup-based sauce, served on a soft bun with a basket of fries and hushpuppies. Pigman's Bar_B-Que is open daily from 11:00am to 9:30pm. See Details
Webo's BBQ Cluck, squeal, moo! Webo's BBQ smokes all their meat low and slow over Hickory wood for a sweet, aromatic flavor. Catering to all tastes, Webo's serves main courses of ribs, turkey breast, and brisket, plus tasty sides such as sweet potato crunch, collard greens, and three bean salad. It's order-to-go only, but patrons are free to dine with their dog at outdoor tables. It's only open Tuesday-Thursday, so plan accordingly before stopping by to satisfy your BBQ craving. See Details
Green River BBQ Tasty BBQ chicken, beef, ribs, and smoked turkey. Dogs are welcome in the "Barking" lot dining area. See Details
Haywood Smokehouse All natural meats slow smoked with native hickory ensures that Haywood's BBQ is chock-full of Southern flavor. Choose from sliced brisket, chopped pork and chicken, and St. Louis style jumbo ribs, plus traditional sides liek collard greens, mac and cheese, baked beans, and cornbread. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Cashiers Farmers Market Dogs are welcome at five outdoor tables outside of the Cashiers Farmers Market. The market sells freshly prepared salsas, chicken salad, pies, cookies, and there is a BBQ restaurant called On The Side Barbecue, too. On The Side Barbecue serves bbq pulled pork, smoked brisket, turkey, ribs, ham and cheese sandwiches, egg salad, and chicken. Cashiers Farmers Market is open seasonally Monday - Saturday 10am - 6pm, Sunday 10am - 4pm. See Details
Creekside Taphouse Dogs are welcome here at one of the largest pet-friendly outdoor seating areas in Asheville. A volleyball court, small playground, and a serene creek complete the ambiance of this neighborhood joint. Creekside Taphouse specializes in burgers, wings and other bar favorites like loaded totchos. They have a full bar with 20 craft beers and ciders on tap with daily specials. Creekside Taphouse is open daily from 12pm to 10pm. 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