Dog Friendly Barbecue Restaurants in Ohio

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

Pet Friendly 50 West Brewing Co.
50 West Brewing Co. A local brewery offering a wide variety of delicious craft beers. Well-behaved dogs are welcome on the patio. See Details
Pet Friendly Millstone Southern Smoked BBQ
Millstone Southern Smoked BBQ Millstone Southern Smoked BBQ, located in Logan, OH, is a dog friendly BBQ joint where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the covered patio. The menu features southern smoked barbeque, hearty sandwiches, and refreshing draft beer. See Details
City Barbeque City Barbeque is a popular chain BBQ eatery, offering delicious smoked meats in a casual setting that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. Choose from delicious beef brisket, pulled pork, sausage, turkey breast, and St. Louis style ribs. Open 10am to 10pm Monday thru Saturday and 11am to 9pm on Sunday. See Details
Barrel & Boar Cooking up savory BBQ in the capital since 1983, Barrel & Boar uses slow smoked meats and Southern influence to create a casual menu that brings the South and Midwest together. Choose from Ohio brisket, pulled pork, smoked sausage, rib tips, and chicken. Other menu favorites include shrimp and grits, spicy pork mac and cheese, and Texas cheesesteaks. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
City Barbeque City Barbeque is a popular chain BBQ eatery, offering delicious smoked meats in a casual setting that welcomes dogs at outdoor tables. Choose from delicious beef brisket, pulled pork, sausage, turkey breast, and St. Louis style ribs. Open 10am to 10pm Monday thru Saturday and 11am to 9pm on Sunday. See Details
Oak and Embers Tavern Southern BBQ and comfort food. Dogs welcome on patio. See Details
Eli's BBQ Eli's BBQ is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy smoked meats in Cincinnati. Visitors to Eli's can bring Fido and head to one of its thirty outdoor tables to dig in. As dogs are not allowed in the restaurant, Eli's recommends having someone along to watch the dog as you go in to place your order. The barbeque joint's menu is comprised of sandwiches, hot dogs, hickory smoked ribs, and sides such as Creamy Southern Cole Slaw, Macaroni and Cheese, Jalapeno Cheddar Grits, and Baked Beans. Eli's BBQ is open seven days a week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Tradesman Dogs allowed on patio leashed! See Details
Countyline Bar and Grill The County Line has four dog-friendly tables outside, so Fido can join you for some BBQ outside of this historical building. Formed by some Austin-loving Texans, the kitchen prepares lots of smoked meats, such as ribs, brisket, sausage, and chicken. On the side, they offer coleslaw, potato salad, and beans. You can follow your meal up with homemade cobbler, Aunt Ruth's pecan pie, cheesecake, and Mom's homemade bread pudding. The County Line is open every day of the week from 10am to 2am. See Details
City Barbeque City Barbeque is a dog-friendly restaurant serving authentic and inspired craft barbeque to Toledo 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
Mission BBQ Dogs are allowed at Mission BBQ on Everhard Road NW. Outside, you and Fido will discover eight 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 Fido will need to wait outside when you go in to order. See Details
Hickory River Smokehouse Hickory River Smokehouse, located in Tipp City, is a casual joint that serves up a plethora of tasty, protein-laden dishes. Choose from menu options including pulled pork, beef brisket, pork loin, ribs, country ham, turkey, sausage, smoked chicken, BBQ sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the award-winning Pulled Pork Sandwich served with the side of your choice (potato salad, coleslaw, ranch beans, mashed potatoes, fries, veggies, and more.) Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
City Barbeque City Barbeque is a dog-friendly restaurant serving authentic and inspired craft barbeque to Westerville 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
Moe's Original BBQ This barbeque restaurant on E Broadway in Granville has three dog-friendly benches outside, so Fido can join you at this popular Southern barbeque joint. There are lots of dishes to choose from at Moe's Original BBQ, including sandwiches, platters, and sides. One of the most popular items on the menu is the smoked turkey sandwich: hot, smoked, all white turkey breast, sliced and served on a toasted bun with housemade sweet and tangy BBQ sauce, marinated slaw, creamy Alabama style white BBQ sauce, and pickles. On the side, you can indulge in some true southern favorites, like collard greens, baked beans, marinated slaw, and banana pudding. 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
The Gorilla The Gorilla is home to eight pet-friendly tables outside. Right next to the restaurant building, a big gorilla watches the customers come and go. Don't worry, he's not real, but this huge model is definitely a great picture opportunity for you and Fido! Inside, you'll find lots of BBQ food, hot dogs, and ice cream to fill you up. If you've got a monster appetite, you may want to indulge in a pulled pork sandwich with a side of mac and cheese and baked beans. If you still have room, sink your teeth into the big banana split, topped with strawberries, pineapple, chocolate syrup, whole sliced banana, whipped cream, and cherries. The Gorilla is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11:30 to 10:00pm and Sunday from 12:00pm to 7:00pm. See Details
Mabel's BBQ Owned by renowned chef Michael Symon, Mabel's BBQ, located in Cleveland, OH, is a trendy, industrial-chic barbecue joint that serves up a variety of delicious drinks and tasty protein-laden fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Big Pig Sandwich with chopped pork, coleslaw, and cracklins on a roll. Or go for the This is Cleveland Platter with spicy cabbage, classic kielbasa, pork spare ribs, and chopped pork. Mabel's BBQ is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 12am. See Details
Belly Busters BBQ Belly Busters BBQ welcomes leashed pets to join you for a meal at their four outdoor, dog-friendly tables. The menu is extensive with all the standard barbeque meat options along with house specialties like Polish sausage and Alaskan pollock. Local favorites include plates like the chicken and dumplings or soup beans and ham. You can cozy up to a bowl of homemade soup or get down and dirty with a plate of wings. Sides range from fried okra and onion rings to cole slaw and baked potatoes. Belly Busters BBQ is open Monday through Friday from 10:30am to 8:30pm, Saturday from 11:30am to 8:30pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 4:00pm. See Details
Hog Heaven Hog Heaven, located in New Philadelphia, OH, 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 Hog Heaven Nachos topped with cheddar cheese, black beans, tomatoes, onions, sour cream, jalapenos, and your choice of pulled pork, chicken, or chili. Next, chow down on the Barbequed Hog Sandwich with tender slow-roasted pork and Hog Heaven BBQ sauce on a bakery fresh Kaiser roll. Or go for the Barbeque Ribs - St. Louis-style ribs that fall right off the bone, basted with Hog Heaven southern-style BBQ sauce. Hog Heaven is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Smokin' Buckeye BBQ Smokin� Buckeye BBQ Co. has a few dog-friendly picnic tables where you can dine with your pup. Smokin' Buckeye is serving up Kansas City style ribs, beef brisket, pulled pork, and smoked chicken. You can get the classic side of Mac and Cheese, topped with pulled pork. If you aren't feeling barbeque, there are also sandwiches, burgers, subs, salads, and even pizza. For dessert, they are serving ice cream which you can get in as a variety of sundaes, shakes, and floats. Open Monday through Saturday 11am to 8pm, and Sunday 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Smokin Bros BBQ Smokin' Bros BBQ, located in Mansfield, OH, is a casual joint that serves up a simple menu of delicious smoked meats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Simply pick your meat, sauces, and sides, then enjoy! Try the Beef Brisket Sandwich with your choice of sauce (Traditional or Carolina Vinegar, with or without a shot of jalapeno or habanero) along with your choice of side (potato salad, mac and cheese, baked beans, or slaw.) Smokin' Bros BBQ is open Wednesday through Saturday from 11am to 7pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
City Barbeque City Barbeque is a dog-friendly restaurant serving authentic and inspired craft barbeque to Beavercreek 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
Jimmy's Backyard BBQ Jimmy's Backyard BBQ on Graham Road is pet-friendly. You'll discover eight tables outside, so Fido can join you for some authentic BBQ and homemade sides. Their chefs hand rub and hickory smoke the meat they serve daily, and prepare the side dishes fresh for you to devour. In addition to providing familiar BBQ favorites, the menu also includes a number of Mexi-que dishes, like BBQ burritos and nachos prepared using the same smoked meats that go into their BBQ classics. 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
Old Carolina Barbecue Company Old Carolina Barbecue Company on N Main Street has six pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Started by two former high school best friends, Old Carolina Barbecue Company is serving Carolina style barbecue with options like ribs, pulled pork, brisket, pulled chicken, and jumbo Smokehouse wings. Get your barbecue as a basket, sandwich, or a combination plate. To go along with your meal, you can get sides like baked beans, coleslaw, or garlic mashed potatoes. If you saved any room for dessert, there's banana pudding and Carolina Beach Boardwalk Bites. 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 West Chester 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