Dog Friendly Bars & Pubs 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 bars & pubs in North Carolina that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Dog Bar
The Dog Bar The Dog Bar in Charlotte, NC is THE place to bring Fido in the Queen City. Located in the NoDa Arts District, the bar serves beer, wine, and liquor, and allows dogs of all shapes and sizes both indoors and out. All dogs are welcome, as long as they are well-behaved and are up to date on vaccinations. There is a membership fee of $10 per dog, which can be picked up on first visit. Just be sure to bring Fido's vaccination records. See Details
Pet Friendly Wicked Weed Brewing
Wicked Weed Brewing A brewery and restaurant that serves burgers, sandwiches, and dinner entrees like pork shank and Carolina Bison meatloaf. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Angry Ale's Neighborhood bar & grill near Park Rd & Woodlawn Rd serving American food with a spacious patio where dogs are always welcome. Menu features po'boys, chicken sandwiches, mac and cheese, jambalaya, baby back ribs, and Cajun chicken pasta. See Details
The Lodge Burgers, burgers, burgers. Beef, bison, turkey, veggie... they have it all! Also sandwiches, fries, fried pickles, jalapeno poppers and much more. This is a great place to grab a beer and watch the game. And the best part is that you can do it all with your best buddy next to you because dogs are allowed on the outdoor patio. The Lodge opens daily at 11am. See Details
NoDa Brewing Company NoDa Brewing Company is dog friendly! Bring Fido to NoDa on North Davidson (Get it?!) while you partake in a pint or flight of locally-made microbrews. Craft beer lovers will want to sign up for the brewery tour, too. Live music and food trucks round out the offerings. See Details
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
The Players' Retreat The Players Retreat is the oldest continuously operating tavern between Atlanta and Washington, DC, opening its doors back in 1951. Menu offers baby back ribs, Buffalo wings, Brunswick stew, sub sandwiches, burgers, and beer-battered fish and chips. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. Open daily at 11:30am. See Details
Catawba Brewing Fun local spot with a good atmosphere and great craft beer. Dogs are welcome inside the tasting room. See Details
VBGB Beer Hall & Garden VBGB Beer Hall & Garden offers over 30 craft beers and a menu of traditional pub fare. Leashed Fidos can join you on the patio and water bowls are available. See Details
Westville Pub Westville Pub has lots of space for you to lounge with your leashed dog over a nice cold beer. See Details
Thomas Street Tavern Funky retro bar and grill is a great spot to watch live music, enjoy some classic pub grub, and kick back with a drink on the dog-friendly patio. Menu offers chicken wings, nachos, burgers, steak sandwiches, chicken chimichangas, and spinach and ricotta ravioli. See Details
The Flying Saucer The Flying Saucer is a great restaurant/bar for pet owners. The outdoor patio is fairly large and covered with fans. The servers will bring water for your pooch and will swoon over him/her as well. See Details
Raleigh Brewing Company Whether porter, stout, or Belgian golden, Raleigh Brewing has the craft beer for you. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome inside and outside. There is no food service, but food trucks are often onsite. Opens daily at 12pm. See Details
Weeping Radish Farm Brewery The oldest microbrewery in North Carolina, Weeping Radish brews its own brand of craft beer using four staple ingredients, ensuring production in its purest form. They also offers a menu of hearty burgers and sandwiches and mouthwatering dinner entrees, including pork spare ribs, meatloaf, chicken parmesan, ribeye steak, and fish and chips. Outdoor seating welcomes leashed dogs. See Details
Green Man Brewery Green Man has evolved into well-respected Asheville brewery, known for consistently good traditional ales and impressive seasonal beers. Bring your dog to sample specialty brews like The Rainmaker Double IPA or The Dweller Imperial Stout. Well-behaved dogs are always welcome. 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
Village Draft House Village Draft House is a neighborhood pub and burger joint situated in the outdoor shopping center, Cameron Village. Dogs are allowed to join their owners in the outdoor seating area during regular business hours. There are 100 beers on tap and a food menu that includes Buffalo wings, Kentucky salad, bacon meatloaf, honey citrus glazed chicken, and ahi tuna sandwiches. See Details
Wedge Brewing Company The Wedge Brewing Company is located in the heart of the River Arts District inside a 19th-century warehouse. This neighborhood brewery has an inventory of over 20 craft beers, ranging from Iron Rail IPA to Vadim Bora Russian Imperial Stout. Local food trucks are always on site, and both live music and outdoor movie screenings are featured throughout the week, weather permitting. There is a large section of dog-friendly outdoor seating at the front of the brewery. See Details
Natty Greene's Pub & Brewing Co. More than just a pub and brewing co, Natty Greene's offers much more, including a tasty food menu that features everything from hamburgers and chicken fingers to wraps and specialty dishes, plus cheesecake for dessert. In addition, the outdoor seating area is dog friendly. Stop in for a beer or dinner and don't forget to bring Fido along. See Details
Triple C Brewery Neighborhood brewery with outdoor seating for both pooches and people. Choose from a quality lineup of year-round and seasonal brews. Rotating food trucks are often onsite to provide tasty eats. Triple C Brewery opens at 4pm Tuesday through Friday, noon on weekends, and is closed Monday. See Details
Lindley Park Filling Station Lindley Park Filling Station welcomes dogs on outside patio! See Details
Raleigh Beer Garden Located in the bustling Glenwood South District, Raleigh Beer Garden offers over 380 draft beers from across the globe, a classic bar and grill menu, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. The extensive lineup of brews changes daily and is regarded as one of the world's largest inventories under one roof. Foodies will enjoy tasty eats like smoked salmon, chili-garlic chicken wings, cheeseburgers, bratwurst, and spicy sausage and peppers pizza. Open 11am to 2am seven days a week. See Details
Highland Brewing Company After an afternoon of hiking or sightseeing with your four-legged friend, head over to Asheville's oldest brewery to sample some local craft beer. Highland Brewing Company has a dog-friendly beer garden and meadow, with an outdoor bar, and large stage where rock or bluegrass bands play most weekend nights during warmer months. While you enjoy a pint of Gaelic Ale or Oatmeal Porter on the outdoor beer garden, your pup can “belly up” to the water bowls provided. Pair your brew with munchies, ranging from pizza to quesadillas, on offer from one of the food trucks onsite on weekends. The dog-friendly tasting room and beer garden is open seven days a week; and opens at 4pm on weekdays, 2pm on Saturday and 1pm on Sunday. See Details
The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery (OMB), located in the heart of south Charlotte, produces premium, all natural beer and delivers it fresh weekly to bars, restaurants, and retailers in the region. Dogs are welcome in the outside dining area. See Details