Dog Friendly Bars & Pubs in Louisville, KY

There are 17 pet friendly bars & pubs in Louisville that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. 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 Louisville. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Molly Malones
Molly Malones Molly Malones is a great Irish pub in the highlands of Louisville. Order a pint of Guinness and some bangers and mash while you sit with Fido at an outdoor table. See Details
Pet Friendly Against the Grain
Against the Grain Brewpub offers 15 craft beers on tap and a food menu that includes pork nachos, spare ribs, and beer can chicken. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Four Pegs Four Pegs offers beer on tap, smokey chili, burgers, chicken and waffles, sandwiches, and pork tacos. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Down One Bourbon Bar & Restaurant Down One Bourbon Bar and Restaurant is a casual eatery that serves up cold drinks and delicious eats. Choose from a variety of menu options including appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, seafood, chicken, barbecue, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a House Old Fashioned (sugar, flamed orange, bitters) and an order of the Bacon Wrapped Medjool Dates with gorgonzola cheese and a bourbon maple glaze. Next, chow down on the highly-recommended Three Little Pigs Sandwich with pulled pork butt, bacon, roasted pork belly, coleslaw, pickles, and mustard BBQ on a roll, served with your choice of side (house chips, fruit, seasoned fries, collard greens, or jalapeno cheddar grits.) Down One is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm, Friday from 11am to 1am, and Saturday from 4pm to 1am. See Details
Flanagan's Ale House Flanagan's Ale House serves up a variety of delicious pub grub in a casual atmosphere. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, fish, sandwiches, burgers, flatbreads, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the few pet-friendly tables available on the side of the building while you enjoy your meal (unfortunately, pets are not allowed in the courtyard.) Start off by choosing a beer from their extensive list, and placing an order for the Basket O�Rings - breaded onion rings served with a malt vinegar aioli for dipping. Next, chow down on the Spicy Philly Steak Sandwich with thinly sliced ribeye steak, bacon, mozzarella cheese, sriracha sauce, grilled onions and mushrooms, and cayenne mayo on a hoagie, served with your choice of side (fries, tater tots, kettle chips, veggies, cranberry coleslaw, sweet potato fries, and more.) Flanagan's Ale House is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 2am, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 4am. See Details
Irish Rover Irish Rover, located in Louisville, KY, is an Irish-inspired bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious pub grub. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, seafood, lamb, sausage, sandwiches, burgers, chicken, pork, 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 Scotch Eggs - deep fried hard-boiled eggs wrapped in sausage. Next, tuck into the Seafood Pie with fresh salmon and cod in a creamy bechamel sauce with onions, leeks, garlic, and carrots, topped with mash, parmesan, and green onions. Or go for the Irish BLT with salmon rillettes, bacon, lettuce, and tomato, served on a French roll, with a side of Irish chips. Irish Rover is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 11pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 12am. See Details
Merle's Whiskey Kitchen Merle's Whiskey Kitchen is a lively bar and eatery that serves up a variety of down-home Southern comfort foods. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, tacos, fried chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a Mama's Gettin' Lucky In Kentucky (Lucky Royal vodka, Lucky coconut moonshine, Lucky pineapple moonshine, creme de banana, orange and pineapple juice, grenadine, orange, and a cherry) and an order of the Whiskey Wings, tossed in your choice of homemade warm whiskey agave, housemade bourbon maple glaze, or angel's envy bbq, served with green chili ranch for dipping. Next, chow down on the award-winning Green Chili Pork Taco with pulled pork, green chili jam, roasted garlic crema, and cilantro! Join them nearly every night to enjoy live music by different bands! Merle's Whiskey Kitchen is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm, Friday from 11am to 1am, and Saturday from 4pm to 1am. See Details
Bluegrass Brewing Company Bluegrass Brewing Company is a casual joint that serves up cold beer and good eats. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, pizza, pasta, tacos, steak, chicken, fish, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with cold IPA, or even a unique Raspberry Meade, and an order of Andrew's Fried Pickles - beer battered and panko crusted pickle spears, served with sriracha ranch for dipping. Next, chow down on the Bluegrass Burger - an Angus patty with spinach, horseradish aioli, pimiento cheese, and a fried green tomato. Bluegrass Brewing Company is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Air Devils Inn Air Devils Inn, located in Louisville, KY, is a casual bar that serves up a variety of delicious drinks. Fido is welcome to join you at this pet-friendly joint (both inside and out) while you enjoy your day. Air Devils Inn is open daily from 10am to 4am. See Details
World of Beer World of Beer, located in Louisville, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious tavern-style grub. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, wings, tacos, flatbreads, sandwiches, burgers, seafood, steak, pork, sausage, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a pint. Start off with a craft spirit and an order of the Tater Tot Poutine - crispy tater tots loaded with melted mozzarella, Amber Lager gravy, and fresh scallions. Next, chow down on the Chimay Burger - an Angus burger topped with Chimay Classique cheese, Belgian cheese, sauteed mushrooms, caramelized onions, and Chimay sauce on a brioche bun. Or go for the Shrimp Tacos - two lightly grilled tortillas filled with beer-battered shrimp, roasted tomato and corn salsa, shredded lettuce, avocado, cilantro, and queso fresco. See Details
JB's Pub JB's Pub is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious pub grub. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, pizza, 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 Cucumber Kiss (cucumber vodka, simple syrup, sweet 'n sour, strawberry daiquiri mix, soda, chili-lime salt rim) and an order of the Bubbly Kale and Artichoke with chopped kale and quartered artichokes, cream cheese, mozzarella, parmesan, and white wine, served with pita bread crisps. Next, chow down on the Cherokee Burger with roasted poblano peppers, zesty guacamole, sriracha pepperjack cheese, and green chili mayo, on a potato bun. Or go for a slice of the Geneva Pizza topped with prosciutto ham, sausage, sweet peppers, fresh mozzarella, romano, asiago cheese, house red sauce, and fresh basil. JB's Pub is open daily from 11am to 12am. See Details
Monnik Beer Company Monnik Beer Company, located in Louisville, KY, is a trendy brewpub that serves up a variety of delicious brews and tasty eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. Monnik Beer Company is open Sunday through Tuesday from 11am to 10pm, Wednesday through Thursday from 11am to 12am, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 1am. See Details
Galaxie Galaxie is a casual bar and eatery serving up globally-inspired ""street food."" Stop by with Fido in tow and snag a seat at one of the pet-friendly tables available on their small outdoor patio while you enjoy a Sugar Skull (Espolon tequila, grapefruit, lime, hibiscus, pinch of salt) and an order of the Across the Universe - a Galaxie bread platter served with hummus, spinach saag, roasted tomato harissa, whipped feta, and coconut curry dips. Next, chow down on the Pork Belly Wakataka - a flatbread topped with apple butter, peppers, onion, and fried kale. If you're feeling extra hungry, order the basket of Vader Fries to go along with your meal, topped with cheese sauce, avocado mousse, pickled red onions, and feta. Galaxie is open Tuesday through Thursday from 12pm to 1am, Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 3am, and Sunday from 2pm to 10pm." See Details
Gordon Biersch Brewery Gordon Biersch Brewery, located in Louisville, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of tasty grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Southwest Nachos - crispy wonton chips topped with black beans, cheddar, pepper jack, Marzen cheddar sauce, pico de gallo, red onions, cilantro, and smoked paprika-jalapeno ranch. Next, chow down on the Housemade Tacos - three soft flour tortillas filled with pepper jack cheese, lettuce, pico de gallo, Cajun remoulade, and your choice of lobster, shrimp, or Cajun fish, served with either garlic fries or your choice of side. Or go for the Gastro Pub Burger topped with housemade bacon jam, bleu cheese sauce, mixed greens, tomato, gorgonzola cheese, and caramelized onions. See Details
O-line Sports Grill O-Line Sports Grill is a casual, family-friendly eatery in a sports bar atmosphere. Choose from a variety of menu options including appetizers, salads, wings, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Wings in your choice of Mild, Hot, Honey BBQ, Hot BBQ, Chipotle, Garlic, Teriyaki, Sweet Thai Chili, Score-cher, or Honey Gold. Next, dig into the Audible Burger - a half pound burger topped with lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, salsa, guacamole, BBQ, chipotle, bacon, and your choice of cheese. O-Line Sports Grill is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 12am, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 1am. See Details
Garage Bar Garage Bar, located in Louisville, KY, is a trendy gastropub that serves up a variety of delicious brews and tasty grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. Garage Bar is open Monday through Thursday from 5pm to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 1:30am, and Sunday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
The Mellwood Tavern Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. The Mellwood Tavern is a laid-back music hall offering American pub fare, beer, and cocktails. Dogs are permitted to join you in the outdoor seating area if there is no live music or ongoing events. Due to COVID, the Mellwood Tavern is currently offering curbside pick up only. See Details
The Red Yeti Restaurant and Brewpub with rotating taps and an excellent seasonal menu. Dogs are always welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Floyd County Brewing Company Floyd County Brewing Company, located in New Albany, IN, is a casual brewpub that serves up a variety of delicious drinks and tasty grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Floyd County Brewing Company is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11:30am to 10pm, Friday from 11:30am to 12am, Saturday from 12pm to 12am, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Molly Malone's Irish Pub Molly Malone's Irish Pub off St. Matthews brings a taste of the Emerald Isle in a classy, casual pub setting. There are several dog-friendly seats on their patio, and they occasionally host pet-centric events like the Paws and Pints event to benefit a local dog rescue. The menu includes traditional dishes like the Full Irish Breakfast, Shepherd's Pie, or Corned Beef and Cabbage. They also offer chef-inspired dishes like the Cod In Parcel or their house made pizzas. The bar offers a range of craft beers, specialty cocktails, and after dinner drinks. This location is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 1am and Saturday through Sunday from 10am to 4am. See Details
Buffalo Wild Wings Branding itself as a fun, edgy, high-energy and easygoing restaurant, Buffalo Wild Wings is a dog-friendly sports-focused place to enjoy a meal in Clarksville. Buffalo Wild Wings offers outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of Spinach Artichoke Flatbread alongside their canine companion. The restaurant's menu is made up of wings, shareables, burgers, tenders, mac and cheese, salads, wraps, sandwiches, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Cheesecake Bites, Dessert Nachos, Loaded Ice Cream or Chocolate Fudge Cake. See Details