Dog Friendly Restaurants in Anderson, SC

There are 27 pet friendly restaurants in Anderson 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 Anderson. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Eggs Up Grill
Eggs Up Grill Great breakfast spot with outdoor tables that welcome dogs. See Details
Pet Friendly Uptown Lounge & Restaurant
Uptown Lounge & Restaurant Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio that is open seasonally at this family-friendly and dog-friendly pub. Uptown Lounge serves beer, wine, and cocktails from the full bar alongside appetizers, burgers, sandwiches, and dinner plates. Popular menu items include jalapeno popper dip with tortilla chips, mozzarella cheese sticks, fried pickles, taco salads, Philly cheesesteak sandwiches, and hamburger steak topped with cheese, onions, and gravy served with french fries and veggies. Trivia, live music, and food and drink specials round out Uptown's offerings. Uptown Lounge is open Monday through Saturday from 11am until 2am, and Sunday from noon until 2am. 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
Sonic Drive-In If your pup isn't always on his best behavior at traditional restaurants, share a burger with him from the comfort of your own car instead! See Details
J. Peter's Grill & Bar Interstate Leashed dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this American bar located off of I-85. J Peters Bar & Grill serves upscale American cuisine at reasonable prices for lunch and dinner daily. Start the meal with an appetizer order of honey butter croissants, fried shrimp in a hot buffalo sauce, or barbecue chicken nachos. For the main course, try to decide between blackened tuna salad, prime rib sandwich with fries, baby back ribs, fried flounder platter, or blackened chicken alfredo. After dinner, order cinnamon crumb apple cobbler for dessert. J Peters Bar & Grill is open for Monday through Thursday from 11am until 10pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am until 11pm, and Sunday from 11am until 9pm. See Details
Tucker's Restaurant Tucker's Restaurant & Bar is dog friendly! The restaurant has an outdoor patio where dogs are welcome. Tucker's serves lunch, dinner, and one of the best Sunday brunch buffets in Upstate South Carolina. For lunch, the menu features gourmet sandwiches, soups, and salads served in frozen bowls and topped with the likes of crab cakes, grilled salmon, and fried chicken strips. Dinner favorites include hand-rubbed Angus prime rib of beef served with caesar salad and a loaded baked potato, blackened rainbow trout with parmesan creamed spinach, and a combination of broiled shrimp, fried oysters, and Tucker's famous grilled chicken served over seasoned herb rice with sauteed vegetables and a salad. Tucker's Restaurant & Bar is open Monday through Thursday from 11am until 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am until 11pm, and Sunday from 10am until 9pm. See Details
Figs Beanery & Creamery Cafe Figs Beanery and Creamery Cafe is open Monday through Tuesday from 9:00am to 5:00pm, Wednesday from 9:00am to 8:00pm, and Thursday through Saturday from 9:00am to 9:00pm. This is the perfect place to bring your pooch, sit at one of their outdoor dog-friendly tables, and take advantage of the free wifi. They offer a variety of menu options like homemade chicken salad, nine different hotdog combinations, deli sandwiches, organic coffee, ice cream, and more! If you're in a midday slump, stop in and grab a Java Shake, consisting of your choice of ice cream flavor and a shot of espresso. See Details
Wild Wing Cafe You can always find cold beer, hot wings, and good times at Wild Wing Cafe. There are eight dog-friendly tables outside at this location in Anderson so you can bring Fido to catch the big game and hang out with friends. Their wings come with tons of customizable options with traditional Buffalo sauces ranging in spiciness from medium to Braveheart. They also offer unique flavors like the Italian, Flying Fajita, Honey Lime Sriracha, and much more. Other menu items include wraps, sandwiches, burgers, and salads. Each location often hosts special events like trivia nights and live music. See Details
Barnwood Grill The Barnwood Grill is open Monday through Friday from 6:00am to 3:00pm, and Saturday from 7:00am to 2:00pm. Bring Fido along and sit outside under their pet-friendly covered patio. Enjoy thick, fluffy, homemade biscuits smothered in jam, farm fresh eggs, juicy burgers, and more. This casual joint serves the best burgers around, according to locals. Try their Barnwood Burger topped with lettuce, tomato, mayo, mustard, onions, pickles, cheese, and a fried egg. See Details
Doolittle's Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this restaurant on Main Street in downtown Anderson. Doolittle's serves lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch and features live music. Choose a freshly caught fish prepared either pan-seared, blackened, broiled, or grilled. Seafood pasta, crab cakes, shepherd's pie, and grilled steaks are popular dinner items. For weekend brunch, choose from eggs Benedict with cheese grits and asparagus, quiche and fresh fruit, and french toast. Cocktails, beer, and wine are also served. Doolittle's is open Monday through Saturday from 11am until 10pm and Sunday 11am until 3pm. See Details
El Patron Mexican Restaurant Dogs are welcome at eight outdoor patio tables at this Mexican restaurant. El Patron Mexican Restaurant has been favored in Anderson since its opening in 1998 for its fresh Mexican cuisine. The restaurant offers low-priced lunch specials Monday through Saturday like the Speedy Gonzales which includes one taco and one enchilada with rice or beans. The menu also features chicken tortilla soup, taco salads in a crispy tortilla shell topped with chicken or ground beef, sizzling fajitas, and complimentary chips and salsa. Order a margarita or Mexican cerveza to compliment the Mexican fare. El Patron Mexican Restaurant is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am until 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 10am until 11pm. See Details
Red Tomato and Wine Red Tomato & Wine has two, two-seater bistro tables along the sidewalk where dogs are welcome. This casual restaurant located in an unassuming strip mall serves Greek and Italian dishes in a relaxed environment. Pasta dishes include bowls of spaghetti with meat sauce, shrimp fettucini alfredo, and eggplant parmesan all of which are served with garlic bread. Morrocan chicken served with hummus, Greek salad, and pita bread is a popular order. Pizzas, calzones, and sub sandwiches are also available. Red Tomato & Wine is open Monday through Friday from 10am until 9pm, Saturday from 10am until 9pm, and Sunday 10am until 9pm. See Details
Papa's & Beer This Carolinas-based Mexican spot on W Beltline Boulevard has eight dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your pup along. Papa's & Beer has a huge menu of Mexican dishes from tacos to tortas. They offer twenty different burritos including the Organic Spinach Burrito, Chile Verde, and Burrito California. There are many traditional specialties including Pollo Veracruz and Steak Ranchero. If you aren't sure what to order, try a combination platter. If you like your food sizzling and spicy, there's the Jose Cuervo Fajitas, with chicken, steak, fish and shrimp and, of course, tequila. For something sweet, save room for Churros or Sopapillas. See Details
Arnold's Famous Hamburgers Dogs are welcome at a couple of outdoor tables along the sidewalk at this Anderson burger joint. Arnold's Famous Hamburgers has been serving Upstate South Carolina their "famous homemade hamburgers" since 1981. The menu hasn't changed over the years; however, Arnold's has recently added grilled steaks and salmon. But the menu still includes the favorites like hamburgers and double hamburgers available topped with cheese and/or bacon, hot dogs, and chicken fingers. Add on an order of french fries, onion rings, tossed salad, or slaw and fountain drink or sweet tea to drink for the perfect combination. Arnold's Famous Hamburgers is open for lunch and dinner Tuesday through Saturday from 10:30am until 8:45pm. See Details
Anderson Barberitos Dogs are welcome at three outdoor tables along the sidewalk at this fast food Mexican restaurant. Dogs aren't allowed inside, so leave Fido outside while ordering. Barberitos Southwestern Grille & Cantina serves delicious guacamole and chips, tacos, burritos, burrito bowls, quesadillas, salads, and nachos. Several vegetarian options, including organic tofu meat are offered. Barberitos Southwestern Grille & Cantina offers a childrens menu for kids, too. Frozen margaritas and draft and bottled beer are also available. Barberitos Southwestern Grille & Cantina is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am until 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am until 10pm. See Details
Davincis Davinci's is open Sunday through Thursday from 10:00am to 10:00pm, Friday from 10:00am to 11:00pm, and Saturday from 4:00pm to 10:00pm. They serve up authentic Italian dishes like pizza, pasta, hoagies, soups, salads, and more. Bring Fido along for the trip and have a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try a slice of their Spicy Leonardo pizza, topped with hamburger, hot peppers, cream cheese, mozzarella, and romano cheeses. If you're craving something a bit different, sink your teeth into the Turkey Bacon Pepper Ranch hoagie - turkey, bacon, pepper ranch, lettuce, tomato, onions, mayo, and mozzarella cheese on your choice of white or wheat Italian bread, and finished with a brush of garlic butter. See Details
BREWS on Main BREWS on Main, located in Anderson, SC, is a casual bar that serves up a variety of drinks. Fido is welcome to join you at this pet-friendly joint while you enjoy a craft beer or glass of wine while you play a game on site. BREWS on Main is open Monday from 4pm to 10pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 2pm to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 12am. See Details
Mellow Mushroom The founders of Mellow Mushroom opened their first restaurant because they saw pizza baking as an art form and wanted to offer other people the chance to enjoy their art. Mellow Mushroom on S Main Street is home to four pet-friendly tables outside, so you can bring Fido with you to enjoy a specialty pie, calzone, hoagie, or salad. One of their most popular pies is the Holy Shiitake Pie, an olive oil and garlic base, shiitake, button, portobello mushrooms, caramelized onions, mozzarella, and Mont Amore, finished with a garlic aioli swirl and a spritz of black truffle oil. See Details
Firehouse Subs Firehouse Subs, located in Anderson, is a popular deli-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty subs and salads. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Hook and Ladder Sub with smoked turkey, Virginia honey ham, and melted Monterey jack cheese. Order it Fully Involved to get mayo, deli mustard, lettuce, tomato, and onion! Or try the New York Steamer Sub with USDA corned beef brisket, pastrami, melted provolone, deli mustard, mayo, and Italian dressing. For something a bit lighter, try the Firehouse Salad with romaine, tomato, bell pepper, cucumber, mozzarella, pepperoncini peppers, and dressing, with your choice of smoked turkey, grilled chicken, or Virginia honey ham. 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
Casa Fuentes Casa Fuentes is a casual Mexican restaurant with a family oriented atmosphere and two dog-friendly tables outside. The expansive menu includes a wide selection of traditional favorites ranging from quesadillas and fajitas to burritos and enchiladas. Plates include beef, chicken, seafood, pork, and vegetarian options to appeal to almost any appetite. You can finish it off with an adult beverage like beer, wine, margaritas, or tequila. Casa Fuentes is open seven days a week from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Cook Out Cook Out is a dog-friendly restaurant serving fresh, never frozen hamburgers to Anderson locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Cook Out can head to one of its two outdoor tables to indulge in a milkshake alongside Fido. The restaurant's menu is made up of hot dogs, bbq, burgers, chicken dishes, corn dogs, quesadillas, hushpuppies, fries, and more. Forty plus premium milkshakes are available to top off your meal in flavors such as Peanut Butter Banana, Hi-C Punch, Chocolate Cobbler, and Reese's Cup. 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
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Station Drive has six 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. 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
Hooters Hooters, located in Anderson, 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 twelve 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
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Anderson, is a popular burger joint that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Choose from menu options including burgers, sandwiches, hot dogs, fries, milkshakes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Bacon Cheeseburger - two hand-formed patties grilled to perfection, two strips of bacon, and two slices of American cheese on a soft sesame seed bun, piled high with the toppings of your choice (mayo, lettuce, pickles, grilled onions and mushrooms, relish, jalapenos, hot sauce, and more!) Before you leave, snag one of their hand-spun Milkshakes with your favorite mix-ins (bananas, cherries, coffee, malted milk, Oreo cookies, Oreo cream, bacon, peanut butter, 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