Dog Friendly Restaurants in Athens, GA

There are 66 pet friendly restaurants in Athens 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 Athens. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Mama's Boy Restaurant
Mama's Boy Restaurant Mama's Boy Restaurant specializes in sweet and savory Southern breakfast and lunch foods, and offers dog-friendly outdoor seating. Popular menu choices include biscuits and gravy, salmon cakes Benedict, Georgia peach French toast, pimento cheeseburgers, and pulled pork sandwiches. Opens daily at 7am. See Details
Pet Friendly Terrapin Beer Company
Terrapin Beer Company Terrapin Beer Company is a local brewery offering a wide selection of brews in a welcoming pet-friendly atmosphere. Picnic tables are pet-friendly. See Details
Big City Bread Cafe Big City Bread Cafe serves gourmet style bistro eats in a charming atmosphere with relaxing courtyard seating beneath shaded elm trees that welcomes dogs. Delicious menu options include apple and blue cheese salad, crawfish gumbo, French dip sandwiches, lamb burgers, quiche, and flat iron steak. Opens at 7am daily. See Details
Ted's Most Best Ted's serves tasty Italian eats such as meatball sliders, muffaletta sub sandwiches, calzone, chicken parmesan, and a variety of signature pizzas. The spacious outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Clocked Clocked uses natural and chemical free ingredients in all their dishes. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Weaver D's Beloved by hometown rockers R.E.M., this hole-in-the-wall eatery with dog-friendly patio seating has been serving tasty soul food for 30 years along the banks of the Oconee River. Enjoy hearty comfort food like chicken fingers, fried wings, pork chops and gravy, mac and cheese, and apple and peach cobbler for dessert. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables during the summer. Open 11am to 6pm Monday thru Saturday and is closed Sunday. See Details
The Foundry Athens If you're looking for modern twists on southern classics, then you've got to try The Foundry Athens, which has eight pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. The Foundry is located in a reclaimed iron mill and features live music every night, so make sure to check their calendar before you go to see what you'll be hearing. Try one of their specialty cocktails or a bowl of specialty grits. All of their dishes are made with locally sourced ingredients. See Details
Taqueria del Sol If you're looking for great Mexican cuisine, check out Taquieria Del Sol, which has several pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a meal on a beautiful day. Dogs must stay tethered outside the fence next to the tables. Taquieria Del Sol prides themselves on using fresh ingredients, to create authentic flavors in their Mexican dishes. They are open from Tuesday through Thursday from 5:30-9pm, Friday and Saturday from 5:30-10pm, and closed Sunday and Monday. See Details
Cali-n-Tito's If you've been looking for great Cuban food, then you've got to check out Cali-n-Tito's at La Puerta Del Sol, which has four pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. Cali-n-Tito's features a casual, fun atmosphere where you can kick back with friends and enjoy classic Cuban recipes. Try the Cubano Especial- grilled steak, grilled hot dogs, ham, and eggs with lettuce, grilled onions, cheese, jalapenos, and mayo, or go for one of their chicken, seafood, or vegetarian options. Cali-n-Tito's at La Puerta Del Sol is closed on Mondays. See Details
DePalma's Italian Cafe De Palma serves homemade Italian fare in a friendly, neighborhood setting and happily welcomes dogs to their outdoor seating area. See Details
The Pine Southern food with a twist. Varied menu includes spiced lamb flatbreads, kung pao shrimp, and rainbow trout. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio. See Details
Kumquat Mae Bakery & Cafe Kumquat serves corned beef hash, crepes, club sandwiches, and burgers. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Trappeze If you're looking for a fun place to kick back with a meal with family and friends, then you've got to check out Trappeze, which has four pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. Trappeze is an award winning pub, and they use the highest quality ingredients available in all of their meals. Share an appetizer or cheese plate with the table, or go for one of their sandwiches or unique entrees, like the North Carolina trout or vegan Caribbean fried rice. See Details
Grind House If you love burgers, then you'll be sure to love Grind House, which has twelve pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. Grind House has features award winning burgers, homemade brisket chili, and their famous boozy shakes. Build your own burger, choosing from either a beef, turkey, or veggie patty, or try a specialty burger, like the dixie style burger, topped with pimento cheese, fried green tomato, Carolina cole slaw, and chipotle ranch. Make sure to pair your meal with a shake (either alcoholic or not) or a local craft beer! See Details
Blind Pig Tavern If you're looking for a delicious meal, check out the Blind Pig Tavern, which has four small pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a tasty meal on a beautiful day. The Blind Pig features classic American cuisine like handcrafted burgers, award winning wings, and sandwiches. Build your own burger or try a specialty like the Jalapen-ya-bidness, topped with fried jalapenos, pico de gallo, jalapeno jack cheese, and chipotle ranch. The wings are cooked in your choice of ten different flavors, and they even have a selection of southwestern dishes available. See Details
Blue Sky Bar If you're looking for a place to stop for a drink or two with friends, then the Blue Sky Bar is the place to go, with lots of pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a beautiful day while overlooking the UGA campus. Blue Sky is a classic speakeasy featuring over three hundred craft beers, over one hundred scotches, and an original drink list that's constantly changing as the bartenders come up with more ideas for cocktails. Blue Sky does not serve food, and happy hour is every weekday from 3-9pm. See Details
The Rook & Pawn If you like board games, then you will love The Rook & Pawn, which has five pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. The Rook & Pawn is a board game cafe, funded by Kickstarter, so you can choose from one of dozens of games to play while you enjoy their pub food and drinks. There is a daily membership, but you can also buy monthly, annual, or even lifetime memberships for a discounted rate. See Details
Schlotzky's Counter-serve chain serving deli fare such as their Original sandwich, specialty pizzas, and salads. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
South Kitchen + Bar If you're looking for modern twists on southern classics, then you've got to try South Kitchen + Bar, which has six pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. They'll even bring a water bowl out for your pup. South Kitchen describes their dishes as ""creative food with a southern accent"", with meals like the pork belly with truffled mac and cheese and fried okra or the deviled egg trip of masala curry. Check out their sister restaurant, Trappeze Pub, which is also pet-friendly!" See Details
Jittery Joe's Coffee Dogs are allowed at Jittery Joe's Coffee on E Broad Street, where they provide three pet-friendly tables outside. Jittery Joe's Coffee trained baristas roast fresh coffee every day using dark, medium, and light beans and a number of different coffee types, such as single origin, blends, espresso, organic, decaf, partnership blends, and cold brew. Sourcing their coffee from Africa, the Americas, and Asia, at Jittery Joe's Coffee, you can try beans from three different continents. Additionally, they provide a number of pastries, plenty of ice cream, and a few other tasty treats to accompany your coffee. 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
The Grit The Grit, located in Athens, GA, is a trendy eatery that serves up 100% vegetarian fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Loaded Nachos topped with melted cheese, black bean chili, lettuce, red onions, sour cream, and house-made salsa. Next, tuck into the Banh Mi Sandwich with seitan, pickled onions, carrots, daikon radish, lettuce, diced cucumber, wasabi mayo, and fresh cilantro on a hoagie. Or go for the House Salad with romaine, green leaf lettuce, carrots, purple cabbage, cucumbers, tomatoes, red onions, and your choice of sauteed tofu or shredded white cheddar cheese. The Grit is open Monday through Thursday from 8am to 9:30pm, Friday from 8am to 10pm, Saturday from 9am to 3pm, and 5pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 9am to 3pm, and 5pm to 9:30pm. See Details
Five & Ten If you've been looking for a great restaurant for a date night or a special occasion, then you've got to check out Five & Ten, which has lots of pet-friendly outdoor seating where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful evening. Five & Ten serves traditional Georgian cuisine made with a blend of French and Italian influences to create unique and playful dishes. They use local, seasonal, and sustainable ingredients to create a seasonally rotating menu to ensure that you get the higest quality meal possible. Stop by for dinner seven days a week starting at 5:30pm or come for Sunday brunch from 10:30am-2:30pm. See Details
Aqua Linda Taquiera If you like Mexican cuisine, then you'll be sure to love Aqua Linda Taquiera, which has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. Aqua Linda features authentic Mexican cuisine prepared using old family recipes passed down from Mom. Try their quesadillas, enchiladas, tacos, fajitas, burritos, or salads, and make sure to pair it with one of their cool and refreshing margaritas. Check out the house specials like the steak Mexicano and look out for the daily drink specials! See Details
Zombie Coffee and Donuts Zombie Coffee and Donuts, located in Athens, is a build-your-own donut and coffee shop that serves up a variety of tasty treats. To create your donut masterpiece, simply choose your donut base (vanilla or chocolate,) coating (plain, glazed, strawberry icing, chocolate icing, maple icing, cinnamon icing, lemon glaze, and more,) and your toppings (coconut, bacon, M&Ms, sprinkles, Oreo's, pecans, and more!) Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you indulge your sweet tooth. On your way out, grab the coffee concoction of your choice (Caffe Latte, Cappuccino, Espresso, Chai Latte, London Fog, and more.) Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details