Dog Friendly Restaurants in Beaufort, NC

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

Pet Friendly Beaufort Grocery Company
Beaufort Grocery Company Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables overlooking Queen Street in Historic Beaufort, NC. Beaufort Grocery Company serves homemade soups, salads, deli sandwiches made with fresh-baked bread, several varieties of cheesecake, and other desserts at lunchtime. For dinner, featured menu items include pan seared shrimp and scallops, Korean-style NY strip steak bulgogi, and roasted rack of lamb. The restaurant also serves Sunday brunch with egg dishes and cocktails. Beaufort Grocery Company is open Wednesday - Monday 11:30am - 2:30pm, 5:30pm - 9pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Backstreet Pub
Backstreet Pub Backstreet offers a wide selection of bottled and beers on tap. Dogs are welcome both inside and outside. See Details
Front Street Grill at Stillwater Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables offering spectacular views of Carrot Island horses, Taylors Creek dolphins, and sunsets at this restaurant. Front Street Grill at Stillwater's outside waterfront bar serves light food and drinks all day when in-season. The menu includes parmesan truffle fries, Asian fried shrimp, fish n' chips, Jamaican jerk wings, and blackened tuna tacos. Front Street Grill at Stillwater's is open for lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch; hours of operation are Tuesday - Thursday and Sunday 11:30am � 9pm, Friday - Saturday 11:30am � 10pm. See Details
The Dockhouse The Dockhouse restaurant is located in beautiful downtown Beaufort. With plenty of outside seating, including a new sky deck, dogs can kick back and enjoy the view. See Details
Black Sheep Restaurant Black Sheep Restaurant, located in Beaufort, NC, is a casual, pet friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. This waterfront restaurant features brick-oven pizza, sandwiches, salads, charcuterie and cheese plates, craft beers, wines, and craft cocktails with seasonal outdoor seating on the Beaufort boardwalk. Try the Roasted Golden Beets salad, or a Black Sheep BPT with bacon, pimento cheese, roasted green tomato and mayo on butter-toasted ciabatta bread. Signature brick oven pizzas include the Tomato Pie, Roasted Vegetable, Margherita, and more. Ask about their daily desserts. See Details
Royal James Cafe Royal James Cafe, located in Beaufort, NC, is a local pool hall and restaurant that welcomes dogs at one of two pet-friendly outdoor tables. Their menu features traditional pub food like hot dogs, burgers, fries, jalapeno poppers, fried shrimp and chicken baskets, mozzarella sticks, onion rings, sandwiches and more. See Details
Red Fish Grill & Bar Red Fish Grill and Bar, located in Morehead City, NC, is a casual eatery that specializes in fresh, delicious seafood. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a craft cocktail and an order of the Seared Tuna Sashimi with wasabi, pickled ginger, and Asian glaze. Next, chow down on the Islander with sea scallops, shrimp, creamy feta, spinach, wine butter sauce, and linguini pasta. Or go for the Fried Soft Shell Crab Sandwich with cajun sauce on a brioche bun, served with slaw and fries. Red Fish Grill and Bar is open Sunday through Thursday from 4pm to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 4pm to 10pm. See Details
Floyd's 1921 Restaurant Floyd's 1921 Restaurant in Morehead City, NC is a casual yet elegant eatery that serves up a variety of menu options including tapas, soups, salads, sandwiches, wraps, burgers, seafood, chicken, ribs, steak, pasta, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables (weather permitting) while you enjoy your meal. Start by sharing an order of the Fried Green Tomato Stack - fried green tomatoes layered with mozzarella cheese and served with grilled shrimp over baby greens and drizzled with basil oil. Next, chow down on the Twisted Cuban Sandwich with oven roasted pork, ham, Swiss cheese, grilled pineapple, and champagne mustard. See Details
El's Drive In El's Drive In is a simple, unfussy American style eatery that serves up fast, delicious fare. Choose from menu options like breakfast sandwiches, barbecue, hotdogs, sandwiches, burgers, fries, onion rings, slaw, milkshakes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. El's Drive In is open Sunday through Thursday from 10:30am to 10:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 10:30am to 11:00pm. See Details
Tight Lines Pub and Brewing Co. Tight Lines Pub and Brewing Co serves up your typical delicious pub grub in Morehead City, NC. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, seafood, chicken, beef, burgers, sandwiches, tacos, wraps, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with a cold beer and an order of the NC Beer Cheese Dip - creamy housemade cheese sauce blended with a red ale, served with housemade tortilla chips for dipping. Next, sink your teeth into the Southern Gentleman Burger - a custom grind burger topped with housemade bacon pimiento cheese and collards, served with your choice of side (waffle sweet potato fries, French fries, onion rings, fried okra, sauteed squash and zucchini, collard greens, rice, and more.) See Details
Big Oak Drive In & Bar-B-Que Big Oak Drive In & Bar-B-Que serves up tasty Shrimp Burgers that you eat in your car, so it's easy to bring your pup along! See Details
Circa 81 Tapas and Cocktaileria Circa 81 Tapas and Cocktaileria is a unique farm-to-table eatery that serves up delicious dishes prepared with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Choose from menu options including small plates, soups, salads, cheeses, charcuterie, sandwiches, burritos, pasta, beef, seafood, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with the Circa 81 Martini (vodka, amaretto, Malibu rum, peach schnapps, grenadine, orange juice, pineapple juice) and an order of the Caprese Salad with heirloom tomato, herbed mozzarella, basil, basil olive oil, 18 year traditional balsamic, and smoked Alderwood salt. Next, dig into the Mushroom Port Ragout - blend of cremini mushrooms, port wine, garlic, and basil, served on a sub roll with havarti cheese, spinach, and roasted tomatoes. Or try the unusual Sweet Potato Quesadilla with cream cheese, cinnamon, cumin, a hint of cayenne pepper, and sweet and spicy pepper jelly. Circa 81 is open Monday from 11:30am to 9:00pm, Wednesday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 9:30pm, and Sunday from 10:30am to 8:00pm. See Details
Michaelangelo's Pizza Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this pizzeria. Michealangelo's Pizza serves New York style pizza cooked in a brick oven, pasta dishes, chicken wings, and subs. Stop in for a slice of cheese or order a whole pie loaded with meats and veggies. Michealangelo's Pizza is open Monday - Thursday 10 am - 9:15 pm, Friday - Saturday 10 am - 9:45 pm, Sunday 11 am - 8:45 pm. See Details
Beach Bumz Pub & Pizzaria Located in downtown Morehead City, NC, Beach Bumz Pub and Pizzaria is a casual eatery with a fun, family-friendly atmosphere that serves up a wide variety of menu options. Choose from appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, subs, paninis, pasta, seafood, calzones, pizza, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with a cold beer and an order of Stuffed Hot Peppers - banana peppers stuffed with Italian sausage and mozzarella, then topped with marinara sauce. Next, bite into a slice of the Chicken Florentine pie topped with homemade pesto sauce, grilled sliced chicken, mushrooms, spinach, and mozzarella cheese. Or if pizza's not your thing, go for the Bourbon Burger topped with homemade bourbon sauce, caramelized balsamic onions, and cheddar cheese, served with your choice of homemade sea salt chips or fries. Beach Bumz is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 9:30pm. 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on Highway W in Morehead City 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
Crab's Claw The Crab's Claw is the only dog-friendly, oceanfront restaurant in the southern Outer Banks where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. The menu features Caribbean specialties like seafood paella, blackened tuna served with pineapple-mango salsa, and salmon over rice and peas with sauteed plantains and a red curry sauce. Seafood steamer pots, steaks, baby back ribs, barbecue burgers, and peel n' eat shrimp are also available. Order a frozen margarita or an Island drink to accompany your meal. See Details
Anchor Drafthouse Anchor Drafthouse, located in Atlantic Beach, NC, is a casual bar and pizzeria that serves up a variety of delicious eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Anchor Drafthouse is open Sunday through Thursday from 12pm to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Havelock locals and tourists alike. six outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth wanting to indulge alongside Fido. Dairy Queen's menu is comprised of Grillburgers, artisan-style sandwiches, hot dogs, chicken strip baskets, snacks such as Pretzel Sticks with Zesty Queso, Potato Skins, and chicken snack melts, salads, and sides such as fries, onion rings, and cheese curds. Its menu also includes blizzards, hot desserts a la mode, dipped cones, sundaes, cold and blended coffees, shakes, malts, and Orange Julius drinks. 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
Dank Burrito Dank Burrito, located in Morehead City, NC, is a unique Mexican-American eatery that operates out of both a food truck as well as a brick-and-mortar restaurant. They specialize in delicious tacos and hearty burritos, and your pup is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Pork Belly Tacos with pork belly, kimchi or bahn-mi style pickled veggies, sweet Thai chili sauce, cilantro, and lime. Or go with the Cajun Fried Mahi Burrito with mahi, rice, pico de gallo, lettuce, chipotle mayo, and cilantro. Dank Burrito is open Sunday through Thursday from 10:30am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 10:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Shark Shack Atlantic Beach Shark Shack Atlantic Beach is a seafood restaurant with a spacious dog-friendly outdoor seating area. Located in Atlantic Beach, NC, stop by with Fido beneath a shaded picnic table. Shark Shack serve lunch and dinner at weekends and lunch on weekdays. Sample seafood dishes, burgers & hotdogs, salads, and fresh sides. See Details
White Swan Bar-B-Q & Fried Chicken White Swan Bar-B-Q & Fried Chicken offers Carolina barbeque with homestyle cooking and generous portions. This location in Atlantic Beach offers pet-friendly seating with three tables outside so you can chow down with Fido. The menu includes barbeque sandwiches, chicken, seafood, ribs, and combination plates. You'll find standards like barbeque pork, chicken liver, and pork chops, too. Daily specials are offered throughout the week, too. White Swan Bar-B-Q & Fried Chicken also welcomes bulk orders to take home for later or serve at a family get together. 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
Jack's Waterfront Bar Jack's Waterfront Bar is a casual, dog friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table during restaurant hours. Their wood fired kitchen offers items like wings, crap dip, salads, sandwiches, pizza, and more. See Details
Southern Salt Seafood Company Enjoy waterfront views at one of the pet-friendly outside tables at Southern Salt Seafood Company in Morehead City, NC. They serve fresh seafood that has been caught locally and cleaned and prepped on site. Southern Salt Seafood Company also offers burgers, chicken and steak. See Details