Dog Friendly Bars & Pubs in Wilmington, NC

There are 21 pet friendly bars & pubs in Wilmington 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 Wilmington. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Front Street Brewery
Front Street Brewery Located in Historic Downtown, the Front Street Brewery is Wilmington’s only Restaurant with its own Brewery. They offer fresh modern American cuisine, ranging from gourmet burgers to fine entrees and everything in between. Dogs are permitted at outdoor tables. See Details
Pet Friendly Wilmington Home Brew Supply Taproom
Wilmington Home Brew Supply Taproom Wilmington Brewing Company is excited to serve fresh local beer straight from the tank to the glass. Dogs are welcome in the attached brewery. See Details
Satellite Bar and Lounge Carefully-restored tavern with exposed brick walls, funky decor, a cool vibe welcomes dogs both inside and outside. See Details
Low Tide Pub A popular hangout for locals, Low Tide Pub serves fa diverse selection of pub fare, including fried ravioli, boneless wings, Buffalo shrimp wraps, fish tacos, sliders, chicken quesadillas, and homemade cheesecake for dessert. The cozy outdoor deck is dog friendly. See Details
Hooters Order some of their famous wings and enjoy them at a dog-friendly outdoor table. See Details
Bills Front Porch Bill's Front Porch is open Monday through Wednesday from 4:00pm to 10:00pm, Thursday from 4:00pm to 11:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 10:00pm. This gastropub-style eatery serves up a variety of carefully crafted menu options including sandwiches, burgers, soups, salads, seafood, fried chicken, and much more. Let Fido tag along with you on your journey and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Sink your teeth into Bill's Mushroom Swiss Patty Melt with sauteed cremini mushrooms and yellow onions, Swiss cheese, and mayo on buttered rye. Before you leave, try the Hail Mary - vodka, Bloody Mary mix, rimmed in Old Bay, and garnished with a skewer of shrimp, an IPA pickle, candied bacon, a hushpuppy, and a hand-battered chicken strip, and finished with a splash of stout (a meal in itself!) See Details
Copper Penny Copper Penny is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. Enjoy the relaxed bar atmosphere and choose from an eclectic mix of menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, nachos, burgers, sandwiches, wings, quesadillas, and more. Bring Fido along and quickly grab a seat at their single pet-friendly outdoor table. Start with the cheese steak nachos with sauteed green peppers, onions, and mushrooms, topped with lettuce and tomatoes, and served with a side of sour cream and fresh jalapenos. Next, sink your teeth into the Hot Roasted Pork Sandwich with sliced pork tenderloin, sauteed spinach, provolone cheese, fried onions, and garlic aioli, served with a side of au jus. Wind down your evening with a Spicy Margarita (Hornitos Reposado tequila, Cointreau, fresh jalapeno, agave nectar, and sour mix.) See Details
Ogden Tap Room Ogden Tap Room is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 12:00am, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 1:00am, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 12:00am. The sports bar atmosphere lends itself to groups of family and friends, making it a fun place to relax and enjoy yourself after work. Fido is welcome to join you as you snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Choose from a variety of menu options including wings, soups, salads, burgers, hotdogs, sandwiches, and more. Start by choosing a cold beer from over forty on tap, then begin your meal with an order of fried chicken livers served with Texas Pete aioli for dipping. Next, try the lightly fried soft shell crab sandwich with lettuce, tomato, onion, bermuda onion, and garlic aioli. See Details
Slainte Irish Pub Slainte Irish Pub is open Monday through Friday from 1:30pm to 2:00am, and Saturday through Sunday from 12:00pm to 2:00am. Slainte is happy to serve up cold drinks and traditional, delicious pub fare. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, Irish-style entrees, and more. Fido is more than welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start with an order of stick-to-your-ribs Irish Poutine made by topping hand cut french fries with Guinness gravy and cheddar cheese. Then, put your Guinness down and start on the Corned Beef and Cabbage - a hearty portion of corned beef served with baked potatoes, cabbage, and carrots, and served with a side of grainy mustard and malt vinegar. See Details
Wilmington Homebrew Wilmington Brewing Company is open Tuesday through Thursday from 10:00am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 10:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 6:00pm. Wilmington Brewing includes a brewery, a tasting room, as well as a home-brewing supply store! They are a very pet-friendly establishment, so bring Fido along while you sample upwards of fifteen fresh, local brews. See Details
Reel Cafe Located in historic downtown Wilmington, Reel Cafe is open daily from 11:30am to 2:00am and they are happy to serve up cold drinks and traditional pub fare. Fido is more than welcome to join you as you grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your night with some lightly fried North Carolina oysters, served with sriracha remoulade and coleslaw garnish. Next, sink your teeth into the Pub Burger with sauteed mushrooms, cheddar cheese sauce, and balsamic caramelized onions on a grilled sourdough roll. Once your belly is full, sit back and relax with your pup while enjoying a local craft IPA. See Details
Hell's Kitchen Hell's Kitchen is open daily from 11:00am to 2:00am, and they are happy to serve up delicious, traditional pub grub. Choose from a variety of menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, quesadillas, sandwiches, burgers, tacos, wraps, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your meal off with a cold beer and an order of beer battered mushrooms served with a side of ranch or mustard sauce. Then, sink your teeth into one of their famous burgers. Try the Devil Made Me Do It burger - a perfectly grilled eight ounce Angus beef patty, smothered in homemade bacon barbecue sauce, and topped with crisp bacon, cheddar cheese, fried red onions, lettuce, tomato, and a hot over-easy fried egg. See Details
Halligan Public House Halligan's is open daily from 11:30am to 12:00am. This Irish-style pub serves up a variety of menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, burgers, wraps, sandwiches, Shepherd's pie, bangers and mash, and much more. Fido is more than welcome to join you at one of Halligan's pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your meal with an order of Fighting Irish Nachos - homemade kettle chips topped with cheese, chipotle sauce, bacon, onions, and tomatoes, with a side of salsa and sour cream. Next, dig into the Corned Beef Boxty - house corned beef and sauerkraut over a potato pancake, vegetables, and drizzled with a Guinness mustard cream sauce. Once you're full and happy, start winding down your evening with a frosty microbrew in hand. See Details
Halligan's Halligan's is open daily from 11:30am to 12:00am. This Irish-style pub serves up a variety of menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, burgers, wraps, sandwiches, Shepherd's pie, bangers and mash, and much more. Fido is more than welcome to join you at one of Halligan's pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your meal with an order of Fighting Irish Nachos - homemade kettle chips topped with cheese, chipotle sauce, bacon, onions, and tomatoes, with a side of salsa and sour cream. Next, dig into the Corned Beef Boxty - house corned beef and sauerkraut over a potato pancake, vegetables, and drizzled with a Guinness mustard cream sauce. Once you're full and happy, start winding down your evening with a frosty microbrew in hand. See Details
Paddy's Hollow Restaurant and Pub Paddy's Hollow Restaurant and Pub is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 5:00pm. This Irish pub serves up a wide variety of menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, seafood, chicken, flatbreads, pasta, steak, ribs, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a frosty Smithwick's Irish Ale. Start your dinner off with a cup of Guinness French Onion Soup with melted provolone and Swiss over toasted croutons. Next, dig into the Pasta Jambalaya - shrimp, chicken breast, and cajun sausage sauteed with bell pepper, spinach, and onion in a red bell pepper butter, served over penne pasta and tossed in a garlic herb sauce. See Details
Goat and Compass Goat and Compass is open Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 2:00am, Friday from 4:00pm to 2:00am, Saturday from 5:00pm to 2:00am, and Sunday from 3:00pm to 2:00am. This local watering hole does not serve food, but they have an extensive list of beers and liquors. Stop by with Fido in tow and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables, and relax with a craft beer in hand. Enjoy live music and the company of locals and tourists alike. See Details
Whiskey Trail Whiskey Trail is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 12:00am, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 2:00am. This local haunt serves up your typical, delicious pub fare with options including appetizers, wings, salads, burgers, sandwiches, and more. Fido is more than welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try the Freaky Creeky sandwich - a grilled cheese filled with crispy grilled pork belly, tomatoes, cheddar cheese, and a special Creek sauce on wheat bread and served with your choice of side (fries, slaw, potato chips, tater tots, onion rings, sweet potato waffle fries, and more). Wash it all down with a Kentucky Tea (bourbon, muddled orange, lemon and lime, and sweet tea)! See Details
Rebellion NC Rebellion NC, located in Wilmington, NC, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious fare and cold brews. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your evening. Rebellion NC is open Monday from 4pm to 12am, Tuesday through Thursday from 11:30am to 12am, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 2am, and Sunday from 11:30am to 12am. 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 Wilmington. 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
Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery is a lively sports pub known for their attractive service and fun-loving atmosphere. You can bring Fido to dine with friends and catch the big game at this location on Van Campen Boulevard where there are ten dog-friendly tables outside. The menu offers bar bites like wings and pub pretzels along with mains like burgers, sandwiches, wraps, and more. Signature entrees include hearty portions like the Beer-Battered Fish and Chips or Gaelic Chicken. The bar offers everything from shots and beer to wine and mixers. 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 Wilmington. 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
Lazy Pirate Menu offers everything from wings to sandwiches to steam pots. Upper deck tables are dog friendly before 4pm only. See Details
Banks Channel Pub and Grille Banks Channel Pub and Grille is open Monday through Friday from 4:00pm to 2:00am, and Saturday through Sunday from 10:00am to 2:00am. This casual eatery serves up elevated pub fare with options including appetizers, soups, salads, wings, seafood (steamed or fried), sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your evening. Start with an order of fried green tomatoes topped with goat cheese, candy-peppered bacon crumbles, and walnut pesto, with a side of marinara. Then it's on to the Black Beard's Revenge burger topped with fresh grilled pineapple, mozzarrella cheese, bacon, tomato, lettuce, red onion, and a honey-wasabi mustard, served with your choice of side (fries, pineapple jicama slaw, pasta salad, tater tots, green bean casserole, or sweet potato casserole). See Details
Charlie Macgrooders Charlie Macgrooders is a casual eatery that serves up classic American fare. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, pasta, chicken, beef, pork, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a cold beer and an order of Fried Mushrooms served with a creamy horseradish sauce. Later, chow down on the Salmon Macgrooder - a half pound of broiled Norwegian salmon stuffed with crab meat and drizzled with scampi sauce, served on a bed of seasoned saffron rice. Or go for a vegetarian option, like the Grilled Vegetable Sandwich - grilled portabella mushrooms, zucchini, squash, red peppers, eggplant, spinach, fresh garlic, Swiss cheese, and chipotle mayo sandwiched between panini grilled ciabatta bread. Charlie Macgrooders is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 4:00pm. See Details