Dog Friendly Restaurants in Bald Head Island, NC

There are 42 pet friendly restaurants within 20 miles of Bald Head Island 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 Bald Head Island. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Rucker Johns
Rucker Johns Really good, fresh food with friendly and prompt service. Comfortable patio seating in front and on the side. We'll tourists, but will be back and will eat here every trip. See Details
Pet Friendly Lazy Pirate
Lazy Pirate Menu offers everything from wings to sandwiches to steam pots. Upper deck tables are dog friendly before 4pm only. See Details
Shagger Jacks Steamed seafood, hearty burgers, and the catch of the day is what you'll find at Shagger Jacks. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Fishy Fishy Plenty of seafood options to choose from. Outdoor deck overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway welcomes dogs. See Details
The Lazy Turtle Beachfront bar and grill with a dog-friendly outdoor patio. See Details
Island Hots In addition to hot dogs, Island Hots serves chicken tenders, chopped pork sandwiches, and beer battered onion rings. Outdoor tables welcome dogs, and water bowls will be provided. See Details
Port City Java Port City Java has a wonderful dog-friendly patio where you can enjoy free Wi-Fi and delicious food. See Details
Seawitch Cafe and Tiki Bar Beachside seafood place with a dog-friendly outdoor patio. See Details
Big Daddy's Big Daddy's serves up a variety of Cajun-inspired seafood in a beachside setting. The menu includes Bourbon Street gumbo, Alaskan snow crab legs, Carolina crab cakes, and lobster po'boys. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Oliver's on the Cape Fear Oliver's on the Cape Fear is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 9:00am to 9:00pm. This southern style restaurant serves up a variety of menu options including calamari, shrimp, burgers, salads, soups, calabash platters, lamb, crab cakes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you for your meal, so snag a seat at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your lunch with the soft shell crab bites, quartered, lightly dusted and fried, and topped with a housemade sriracha-creole aioli. Next, dig into the juicy Southern Burger - a half pound chopped short rib and chuck burger topped with housemade pimiento cheese, crispy bacon, and a fried onion ring, and served with potato salad or french fries. Wash your meal down with a Margarita Martini (triple sec, simple syrup, lime juice, and an egg white, and garnished with a lime twist and coarse salt). See Details
Havana's Havana's serves a delicious selection of seafood, steak, and pasta, featuring lobster bisque, Cajun shrimp, blue crab cocktail, crispy catfish, sitting duck, flat iron steak, and carbonara. Complement the meal with a glass of red or white, or a popular craft beer. Outdoor seating area is dog friendly. See Details
Bob's Dogs Bob's Dogs is a small, hole-in-the-wall eatery that serves up delicious American fare. Don't let the exterior deter you from stepping inside and perusing their menu of hotdogs, hamburgers, salads, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor picnic tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the signature Surf and Turf Dog topped with mustard, slaw, shrimp, and Bob's special cocktail sauce. Or sink your teeth into the Tiki Dog topped with beef brisket, slaw, and Bob's homemade barbecue sauce! Bob's Dogs is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 4:30pm. See Details
Ports of Call Ports of Call is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11:30am to 8:30pm, and Sunday from 10:00am to 2:00pm. This family owned eatery serves up delicious American style dishes with an emphasis on fresh seafood. Let Fido tag along for the day and snag a seat at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your lunch off with an order of Crab Purses - lump crab meat, cream cheese, capers, and green onions wrapped in a Phyllo dough and lightly fried, and served over mixed greens and tomatoes with a deconstructed chive vinaigrette. For your main course try the Sea BLT - Maine lobster, lump crab, and shrimp tossed in a lemon tarragon sauce over fried green tomatoes, topped with bacon crumbles, and served with a side salad! See Details
Casa Matta Breakfast, Italian Cuisine, Bar and Brooklyn Sal's Famous NYC Style Pizza! No matter what you are looking for, Casa Matta has a delicious selection for you! From our hearty breakfast, to our huge pizzas, to our exquisite fine Italian dishes, you will find something you'll love! Pizza, New York Subs, Salads, Pastas, Chicken, Veal, Seafood...even vegetarian dishes and gluten free pizzas! Or you can just stop in to our awesome bar, have a refreshing beverage and select one of our yummy appetizers! Come enjoy Carolina Beach, but be sure you stop in to have a great meal at Casa Matta! Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Bar....all reasons to visit Casa Matta! See Details
The Pepperoni Grill The Pepperoni Grill is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. This Italian-American style eatery serves up a variety of menu options including salads, wings, sandwiches, pizza, calzones, strombolis, pasta, and more. Come with Fido in tow and snag a seat at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor picnic tables. Start with an order of their famous fried green beans served with a house dipping sauce, then move on to the delicious pizza. Try the Lasagna Pizza - Mama's lasagna atop an extra cheesy pie, smothered in ground meatballs, Italian sausage, ricotta cheese, and zesty sauce. See Details
Cape Fear Boil Company Cape Fear Boil Company serves fresh, delicious seafood delights in a bright and casual waterfront setting with dog-friendly outside seating. Patrons can dig into a mouthwatering Low Country Boil packed with shrimp, clams and mussels, snow crab, or lobster, plus red potatoes, sweet corn, and spicy sausage. Wash it down with a cold domestic or craft brew. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the outdoor patio. Cape Fear Boil Company is open from 11am to 9pm seven days a week. See Details
Bouncing Log Cafe Bouncing Log Cafe is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11:00am to 8:00pm and serves up Swiss-American style dishes crafted with fresh, wholesome ingredients. Choose from menu options like burgers, sandwiches, country fried steak, shrimp, barbecue, salads, and more. Fido is more than welcome to join you, so snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try the Spicy Shrimp Po'Boy with cayenne dusted grilled shrimp, hickory smoked bacon, romaine lettuce, tomato, and garlic lemon aioli, served on their housemade sub roll. See Details
Joe's Oasis Joe's Oasis is open Monday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, Tuesday through Saturday from 11:30am to 12:00am, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 10:00pm. This Pittsburgh-style eatery offers a variety of traditional (and some not-so-traditional) menu options. Choose from dishes like quesadillas, nachos, wings, burgers, soups, salads, pierogies, pasta, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of Joe's four pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try the Steelworker Stack, made with your choice of grilled chicken, turkey, chipped ham, or beer battered fried cod, topped with provolone cheese, French fries, coleslaw, and tomatoes stacked between two slices of crispy Italian bread. Wind down after your meal with a cold Iron City lager, brought in straight from Pittsburgh. See Details
A Thyme Savor A Thyme Savor is open Monday through Friday from 11:00am to 3:00pm and they are happy to serve up fresh, delicious food to their guests. Whether you've requested their catering services, or if you're simply dining in, A Thyme Savor will not disappoint. Their menu changes periodically to allow for fresh, seasonal ingredients to be used, and there is an ever changing list of weekly specials. Let Fido tag along with you and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables to enjoy a meal. Choose from options like the Pimiento Cheese BLT with housemade pimiento cheese, cherrywood smoked bacon, lettuce, and tomato on grilled sourdough. Or dig your fork into the Spring Spinach Salad with fresh spinach, blackberries, candied pecans, dried bing cherries, smoked blue cheese crumbles, and apple cider vinaigrette. See Details
Michael's Seafood Restaurant Michael's Seafood Restaurant, located in Carolina Beach, NC, is a casual eatery that serves up fresh, delicious sea 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 Oysters - baked oysters topped with cheddar jack cheese, smoky bacon, diced jalapenos, and cilantro sour cream. Next, chow down on the Seafood Mac & Cheese Bake with shrimp, blue fin crab meat, penne pasta, smoky bacon, a four-cheese sauce, and parmesan breadcrumb crust. Or go for the Fish Market Tacos - soft corn tortillas filled with the catch-of-the-day, lettuce, tomato, red onion, shredded cheese, and cilantro sour cream, served with a side of chips and salsa. Michael's Seafood Restaurant is open daily from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Mermaid's Island Grill Mermaid's Island Grill serves up American style pub fare with menu options including salads, soups, sandwiches, burgers, seafood, chicken, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a cold beer and an order of Bacon Cheese Fries topped with cheddar cheese sauce and bacon, and served with homemade ranch for dipping or pouring! Try their Fried Oyster Taco with lettuce, tomato, grilled peppers and onions, and cheddar cheese sauce. Mermaid's Island Grill is open daily from 11:30am to 8:30pm. See Details
Monkeyjunction BWWs Buffalo Wild Wings is open daily from 11:00am to 2:00am. This restaurant chain serves up a wide variety of menu options including wings, appetizers, burgers, chicken tenders, mac and cheese, salads, wraps, sandwiches, and more. The sports bar atmosphere makes this a great place to hang out with a group of family or friends, watch a game, and enjoy some good eats. Fido is more than welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try their award-winning wings in flavors like salt and vinegar, lemon pepper, chipotle barbecue, Asian zing, desert heat, mango habanero, and many more! See Details
Crush and Grind Crush and Grind is your one-stop shop for gourmet coffee, craft beer, and global wine, served in a casual and intimate setting that welcomes well-behaved dogs. Fill up on your beverage of choice while visiting with friends or relaxing solo. Leashed dogs can join owners inside. Crush and Grind is open from 7am to 11am and 4pm to 9pm Tuesday through Friday. See Details
Bella Cucina Bella Cucina is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 8:45pm, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 8:00pm. This Italian eatery serves up a variety of menu options including soups, salads, fish, chicken, veal, pasta, pizza, calzones, strombolis, wings, and more. Let Fido tag along to enjoy an authentic Italian meal and snag a seat at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start with the Granchino di Bella Cucina - a baked crab casserole with crab meat, cheeses, and peppers, served with a toasted bread roll. Once you've soaked up the last ounce of deliciousness, try the Veal Piccata - a veal cutlet lightly sauteed in a white wine reduction sauce with bright lemons and briny capers. See Details