Dog Friendly Restaurants in Alcoa, TN

There are 6 pet friendly restaurants in Alcoa 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 Alcoa. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Hooters
Hooters Hooters, located in Alcoa, is a well-known bar and eatery that offers up an array of tasty pub grub served by the famed Hooters Girls. Choose from menu options including appetizers, wings, salads, sandwiches, tacos, burgers, seafood, 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 a cold beer and an order of the Tex Mex Nachos - fresh chips topped with cheese, chili, guacamole, lettuce, pico de gallo, jalapenos, sour cream, and zesty chipotle sauce. Next, chow down on the Baja Fish Tacos with grilled or crispy fish, pico de gallo, fresh cabbage, and special sauce. Or go for the Texas Cheesesteak Sandwich with steak, sauteed onions, green peppers, mushrooms, provolone cheese, queso, Daytona Beach sauce, pico de gallo, and sliced jalapenos! See Details
Sonic Drive-In This fast food restaurant on Alcoa Highway offers carhop service and a handful of pet-friendly tables. At Sonic Drive-In you can get burgers and hot dogs, chicken sandwiches, plus fries, tater tots, and mozzarella sticks. Sonic Drive-In is known for their vast selection of drinks, like Frozen Lemonade, Strawberry Limeade, and Grape Sluch with Rainbow Candy. There is also a selection of milkshakes, Sonic Blasts, waffle cone sundaes, and ice cream slushes. See Details
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Louisville Road has a lot of pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on Cusick Road in Alcoa provides four tables with dog-friendly seating. The vast menu includes a broad range of coffee drinks, tea, cold brews, and their popular Frappuccino in tons of customizable flavors. Don't forget to ask for a Puppuccino just for Fido! You can also find a light bite with breakfast options, sandwiches, bagels, parfaits, protein boxes, and baked treats. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen is a family-friendly chain that serves traditional American eats and cocktails. This location in Alcoa, TN allows dogs to join you at outdoor tables on the patio. See Details
Rita's Italian Ice Rita's is Knoxville's only location for Old-fashioned Frozen Custard and Italian Ice. Their Italian Ice is made fresh daily right at the store on beautiful Market Square in Downtown Knoxville! They also have a room that is perfect for parties, business meetings, networking, or club events. Rita's is very dog friendly and allows dogs on their outdoor patio. They even have doggie italian ice! Rita's also is very active in the pet rescue community by allowing rescue groups to hold Meet-n-Greet events there. See Details
Tomato Head Market Square Tomato Head serves simple, fresh food in a casual setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu features black bean hummus, salads with homemade dressings, hot and cold sandwiches, signature pizza, quesadillas and burritos, and desserts baked every morning like key lime pie and cobbler a la mode. Open daily at 11am, and 9am for weekend brunch. See Details
Downtown Grill & Brewery Downtown Brewery in Knoxville serves American standards and tasty brews. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Cool Beans Bar and Grill Cool Beans Bar and Grill is on the UT campus with a nice patio for the pooches. They offer excellent prices on food and drinks, and have plenty to please to everyone. See Details
Chick-fil-A Chick-Fil-A allows dogs on their outdoor patio. See Details
Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro The Smokies' newest farm-to-table restaurant, the Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro, redefines regional cuisine in an upscale casual setting that is perfect for dinners served in the natural beauty of the Smoky Mountains. Menu offers a refined assortment of regionally inspired dishes — all served among elegant surroundings and calming wooded vistas. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Aubrey's Strawberry Plains Aubrey's is a Tennessee chain that specializes in comfort food and a commitment to locally sourced ingredients. This Strawberry Plains location has a dozen dog-friendly tables outside. Their menu has options galore with sandwiches, burgers, steaks, pasta, and more. They also have a full service bar with a wide selection of craft beers and carefully chosen wines. Aubrey's also hosts special events with live music and trivia every Sunday night. This location is open daily from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Apple Valley Kitchen Cafe Apple Valley Kitchen Cafe offers warm cabin decor and atmosphere with covered porch seating that welcomes dogs. The country style menu features hearty eats like biscuits and gravy, eggs and sausage, BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, cheeseburgers, premium ice cream, and fried apple pies. Opens at 11am during the week an 9am on weekends. See Details
Aubrey's Hearty Southern cuisine such as buttermilk fried chicken, grilled salmon tacos, and BBQ ribs. Porch seating welcomes dogs. Water bowls and treats available. See Details
Calhoun's On The River Calhoun's on the River is accessible by land and by boat with their own dock so you can take a break from the river. Fido can join you at their massive dog-friendly downstairs deck with views of the Tennessee River. The menu features barbeque, burgers, steak, and wings. Gluten free diners will have plenty of options, too, with a separate menu of items to choose from, just give your server a heads up! Calhoun's is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Pelancho's Pelancho's offers old Mexico atmosphere with festive decor, tasty food at reasonable prices, and dog-friendly patio seating. Choose from quesadillas, burritos, fajitas, enchiladas, chimichangas, and a variety of steak, chicken, and seafood entrees. See Details
Burger Master Drive-In This '50s style outdoor drive-in serves burgers, fries, hot dogs, shakes, and ice cream. Best of all, there's a section of the menu dedicated just for dogs! Fido can join you at an outdoor table while he chows down on a small ice cream topped Milkbone dog treat at the reasonable cost of 50 cents! See Details
Barley's Taproom One of the Southeast's most popular taprooms with a relaxed and casual atmosphere, Barley's allows dogs on their outdoor patio. See Details
Sunspot "where tie dyes and neck ties unite" Sunspot is located on the Strip in the middle of the University of Tennessee campus. We have won several awards for best lunch, best brunch, and best vegetarian (although we do serve non-vegetarian as well). We strive to use as many local and organic ingredients as possible. There is a downstairs patio and a roof top deck. We have doggie bowls for water, offer doggie treats, and are working on starting a weekly Yappy Hour. See Details
The French Market Creperie The French Market is Knoxville's first and only authentic French crêpe restaurant. They welcome dogs on the outdoor patio. See Details
Bruster's Real Ice Cream Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones on top for their furry customers. See Details
Balter Beerworks Balter Beerworks is a local brewery and pub with dog-friendly seating for over a hundred guests on their patio and in the beer garden. They offer house brews as well as several guest beers, house cocktails, and a wine list. Their menu includes several vegetarian and gluten free options with a diverse selection of burgers, sandwiches, entrees, and shareable plates. Balter also serves brunch every Sunday. See Details
Aubrey's Restaurant Aubrey's is a Tennessee chain that specializes in comfort food and a commitment to locally sourced ingredients. This Strawberry Plains location has a dozen dog-friendly tables outside. Their menu has options galore with sandwiches, burgers, steaks, pasta, and more. They also have a full service bar with a wide selection of craft beers and carefully chosen wines. Aubrey's also hosts special events with live music and trivia every Sunday night. This location is open daily from 11am to 10pm. See Details