Dog Friendly Restaurants in Arden, NC

There are 8 pet friendly restaurants in Arden that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help to decide 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 Arden. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Rockys Hot Chicken Shack- South
Rockys Hot Chicken Shack- South Well-behaved dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this dog-friendly soul food joint in Asheville. Rocky's Hot Chicken Shack specializes in Nashville hot chicken and Southern-style comfort food sides. Don't fret if you're not into spicy fried chicken, you can choose your level of spice from Plain to XX hot! The menu features fried pickles, fried green tomatoes, rotisserie chicken, Cheerwine BBQ sandwich, chicken n' waffles, and fried chicken plates with sides of corn pudding, fried okra, sweet potato casserole, mac n' cheese, pimento cheese grits, and biscuits. See Details
Pet Friendly Baked Pie Company
Baked Pie Company Baked Pie Company is a trendy, relaxed bakery that serves up a variety of delicious pies in a laid-back environment. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you indulge your sweet tooth. Choose from options including Honey Pecan, Oatmeal, Sugar Crack, Pecan Cheesecake, Cranberry Crumb, Hawaiian Pineapple, Strawberry Rhubarb, Chocolate Bourbon, and more! Baked Pie Company is open Tuesday through Thursday from 10am to 8pm, Friday through Saturday from 10am to 9pm, and Sunday from 11am to 4pm. See Details
Bean Vegan Cuisine Dogs are welcome at two outdoor tables at this healthy restaurant located just outside of Asheville. Bean Vegan Cuisine serves vegan comfort foods like Southern-fried tofu fingers and waffles, biscuits and gravy, fried pickles, jackfruit carnitas tacos, jalapeno-cheddar burgers, and reuben sandwiches. Bean Vegan Cuisine is open for lunch, weekend brunch, and dinner Monday ? Friday 11:30am ? 9pm, Saturday 10 am ? 9pm, Sunday 10 am ? 8pm. See Details
Ivory Road Cafe and Kitchen Dogs are welcome at three outdoor tables at this bakery cafe serving breakfast, lunch, cakes, and cupcakes. Ivory Road Cafe & Kitchen's breakfast menu features slices of quiche, yogurt and granola parfaits, and breakfast skillets. At lunchtime, soups and sandwiches are on offer in addition to smoothies. Ivory Road Cafe & Kitchen is open Monday - Saturday 9am - 4pm. 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 Carl Alwin Place in Arden 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
French Fryz French Fryz serves classic American fast food favorites in a casual retro style setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Feast on burgers, hot dawgs, Carolina pulled pork, chicken sandwiches, and thick, creamy milkshakes. Dogs are welcome at patio umbrella tables. French Fryz is open from 11am to 8pm Monday through Saturday and is closed Sunday. See Details
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen has a drive thru and outdoor tables where you can enjoy a hamburger, hot dog or dipped cone with Fido. Just no chocolate on his! See Details
Casa Torres Mexican Restaurant Casa Torres Mexican Restaurant is a pet-friendly eatery in Arden, NC. Leashed dogs are welcome at outside tables. Casa Torres Mexican Restaurant is open for lunch and dinner and offers dishes such as soups, salads, burritos, tacos and more. See Details
Sunny Point Cafe Pet-friendly Sunny Point Cafe is a family-owned cafe in Asheville, NC. They serve upscale made-from-scratch in a cozy atmosphere with a covered outdoor seating are that welcomes leashed, well-behaved dogs. Menu features salads, sandwiches, burgers, breakfast for dinner, and hearty entrees such as mighty meaty meatloaf, pork osso buco, and shrimp and grits. See Details
Burial Beer Co. Burial Beer Co. is dog friendly! Bring Fido to join you while you sample craft beers brewed on site. Favorites include Skillet Donut Stout, Scythe Rye IPA, Shadowclock Pils, Haysaw Saison, and Bolo Coconut Brown Ale. If you get hungry, order food from Salt & Smoke's window located on Burial Beer Co.’s patio. The taproom is open Monday - Thursdays from 4 pm – 10 pm, Fridays 2 pm - 10 pm, Saturdays from noon – 10 pm and Sundays from noon – 10 pm. See Details
Twisted Laurel Twisted Laurel in downtown Asheville, NC, is a dog-friendly restaurant where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table and even gets his own dog menu! Their menu features fresh, Italian and Greek dishes. Enjoy items like Arancini, fresh Focaccia, a grilled trout BLT, Southern fried chicken, a Greek platter with pita and horiatiki salad, pizza, salads, and more. See Details
Pack's Tavern Pack's Tavern, located in Asheville, NC, is a modern tavern-style restaurant that serves up an eclectic menu of American eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables on the enclosed patio, that's heated in cooler months. The menu features items like deviled eggs, tavern pretzels with beer cheese, breaded wings, pizza, meatloaf, blackberry BBQ glazed Carolina bison short rib, buffalo mac and cheese, fish and chips, beer brined chicken, salads, sandwiches, and more. See Details
Posana Posana is a farm-to-table restaurant with outdoor tables overlooking Historic Pack Square in Asheville, NC. Posana is so dog-friendly that the restaurant serves a menu especially for dogs featuring a grilled chicken breast with grains, Brasstown Doggie Beefloaf, and bacon soy doggie ice cream treats. The menus for humans also feature organic, sustainable, and local ingredients. Try the oatmeal brulee with dried fruit and almonds for brunch, smoky chipotle BBQ pork spare ribs at lunch, and saffron sea scallops with sweet corn risotto for dinner. See Details
Biscuit Head This locally-renowned breakfast and lunch restaurant in Asheville, NC serves delicious Southern-style biscuits and with several varieties of gravy. Other menu highlights include the country ham biscuit with a fried green tomato, housemade granola, and a pulled pork biscuit. The climate-controlled patio is dog-friendly. Please note that table service is not available, so Fido will have to wait outside while you go in to order. See Details
Luellas' BBQ Luellas' BBQ is a dog-friendly BBQ joint in Asheville, NC, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the shaded, screened patio. Every order is made from scratch and served with their homemade sauces. Enjoy deviled eggs, Brunswick stew, smoked wings, chopped pork BBQ, ribs, smoked tempeh, BBQ baked potatoes, mac and cheese, and more. Please note that Fido will have to save your seat outside while you go in to order. See Details
Catawba Brewing Company - Biltmore Village Catawba Brewing Company - Biltmore Village is a dog-friendly taproom where Fido is welcome to join you inside for a brew or hard seltzer. Special events are held throughout the year; check their website and social media for a current schedule. 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
The Square Root The Square Root is a dog-friendly restaurant in Brevard, NC, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the covered patio. They offer a variety of menu choices sure to please anyone. Enjoy items such as North Carolina mountain trout, hangar steak, peach glazed pork flat iron, cedar plank salmon, a variety of sandwiches and salads, and appetizer like the fried green tomatoes or Bavarian soft pretzel board. See Details
Mellow Mushroom Mellow Mushroom in Asheville, NC, is a hip and modern dog-friendly national pizza chain that puts a unique spin on the traditional pizza place, employing a carefree attitude in all of their culinary creations. They offer classic salads, subs, calzones, and pizza, but venture on the eclectic side with offerings like jerk chicken, tempeh, or tofu hoagies, and specialty pizza such as the Kosmic karma, Thai Dye, and Philosopher's Pie. Wash it down with a local craft beer while relaxing with Fido on the outdoor patio. See Details
Veranda Veranda is a unique dog-friendly cafe in Black Mountain where Fido can join you at a table on the scenic back deck. They offer an assortment of daily specials, house-made soups, sandwiches, wraps, paninis, salads, decadent desserts and more! See Details
Hickory Nut Gorge Brewery Perched on the banks of the scenic Rocky Broad River in Chimney Rock, NC, Hickory Nut Gorge Brewery serves a flavorful lineup of craft beer in a casual country setting that offers dog-friendly outdoor seating. Patrons can sample a rotating selection of cask and keg ales while noshing on pretzels, hummus, Buffalo chicken salad, pulled pork sandwiches, and Oreo brownies for dessert. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the spacious waterfront deck. See Details
Mayfel's Mayfel's is an eclectic and fun eatery in the heart of downtown Asheville that serves Louisiana-style food including gumbo, muffalettas, po' boys, and beignets. They have two dog-friendly outdoor dining areas: the front patio and The Courtyard Bar, which is reminiscent of the New Orleans French Quarter. See Details
Carmel's Restaurant and Bar Carmel's Restaurant and Bar is a relaxed eatery serving creative cuisine with seasonal dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu features crab cakes, pulled pork poutine, pecan crusted trout, sweet tea glazed ribs, pork chops, and shrimp and grits. Dogs are welcome on the patio during the summer months. Open Monday thru Saturday 11:30am to 10pm, 11am to 3pm on Sunday. See Details
Universal Joint Universal Joint is a dog-friendly restaurant and bar in hip West Asheville, located in a refurbished old time gas station. Fido can join you on the spacious outdoor patio. Enjoy bar snacks like soft pretzels, edamame, spicy egg rolls and wings. They also have a variety of burgers and sandwiches, and quesadillas and tacos. See Details