Dog Friendly Restaurants in Bryson City, NC

There are 8 pet friendly restaurants in Bryson City 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 Bryson City. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Nantahala Brewing Company
Nantahala Brewing Company Located just outside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Nantahala Brewing Company offers a dog-friendly covered deck and award-winning craft beer in a spacious, casual setting. Patrons can sample flagship brews like the Noon Day IPA, seasonal specialties such as the Little Tennessee Logger, and a delicious series of Trail Magic Ales. The Brewing Company also hosts tours, tastings, events and live music. Hours of operation vary depending on time of year, so call ahead before arriving. See Details
Pet Friendly Mountain Perks
Mountain Perks Coffee and Cafe with breakfast, lunch, dinner selections and great coffee! See Details
Anthony's Italian Restaurant Italian-American favorites such as paninis, pasta, and pizza. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
The Filling Station Deli & Sub Shop Dogs are welcome at four outdoor tables at The Filling Station Deli & Sub Shop. You'll need to leave Fido outside while you order and pay inside, so plan accordingly. The Filling Station Deli & Sub Shop serves warm soups and chili in sourdough bread bowls, hot and cold sandwiches, and crisp greens topped with a scoop of tuna salad, egg salad, or chicken salad. Save room for a homemade ice cream sandwich! The Filling Station & Deli is open Monday - Saturday 11am - 4pm. See Details
La Dolce Vita Bakery Dogs are welcome at four outdoor tables at this coffee shop. La Dolce Vita Bakery serves coffee and espresso drinks alongside baked goods and gelato. La Dolce Vita Bakery is open Monday - Wednesday 7:30am - 6pm, Thursday - Friday 7:30am - 8pm, Saturday 8am - 8pm, Sunday 8:30am - 6pm. See Details
Big Wesser Riverside Pub Found on the banks of the Nantahala River, Big Wesser offers hungry adventurers quick, convenient and delicious food and is dog friendly. The menu draws from NOC’s southern roots bringing mouthwatering comfort food like burgers and barbeque to the Nantahala Gorge. Big Wesser’s open-air dining, river views, and friendly staff make it the perfect spot to dine, enjoy a cold brew, and unwind with Fido. See Details
Anthony's Restaurant Anthony's Restaurant, located in Bryson City, NC, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of Italian-American 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 Bruschetta - house-seasoned toasted bread topped with tomatoes, basil, olive oil, balsamic vinegar reduction, salt, and pepper. Next, chow down on Mama Viscusi's Spaghetti tossed with artichokes, mushrooms, tomatoes, black olives, and garlic, sauteed in olive oil, and finished with feta cheese. Anthony's Restaurant is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
CJ's Grille Located in the heart of Bryson City, NC, CJ's Grille is a family-friendly restaurant with a full bar located across the street from the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables on the pet-friendly covered deck. See Details
Fannie Farkles If you're walking your dog down the streets of downtown Gatlinburg and looking for a quick bite to eat, stop by Fannie Farkles and pick up one of their famous foot-long corn dogs or sausage subs. Fido and your stomach will thank you. Dogs are welcome at front outdoor benches. See Details
The Funnel Cake Company Located at the outdoor Baskin's Square Mall along the Parkway in Gatlinburg, The Funnel Cake Company offers outdoor tables for customers dining with their four-legged friends, plus several funnel cake flavors and toppings to choose from. See Details
Three Jimmy's Three Jimmy's offers fried chicken, BBQ pork ribs, smoked prime rib, rainbow trout, and turkey ruebens. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Best Italian Italian food in the Smoky Mountains with a dog-friendly patio. See Details
Tom & Earl's Back Alley Grill Tom and Earl's Back Alley Grill is a local hang out with a full service bar and casual fare. Their outdoor patio has eight dog-friendly tables where you and Fido may get to enjoy live music with your meal. The menu is diverse with options ranging from the Back Alley Quesadilla to the vegetarian garden wrap. They offer a wide selection of specialty sandwiches and burgers. You'll also find a fairly wide selection of craft beer, bottles, and seasonal brews on tap. Tom and Earl's is open every day from 11am to 10pm, but they sometimes stay open later on Friday and Saturday nights. See Details
Mad Dog's Creamery & Donuts This cheery ice cream and donut shop located along a quaint creek serves 24 flavors of hand-dipped premium ice cream, soft serve, sundaes, banana splits, milkshakes, a variety of delicious donuts, and the best funnel cakes in town. Dogs are always welcome and "Pawsome" doggie donut treats are available. See Details
Motor Company Grill Motor Company Grill offers a great outside patio with special doggy food and lots more. They are the only pet friendly restaurant in Franklin. See Details
Subway Although this is a chain sub shop, this location does have limited outdoor seating, so it's good for a quick bite if you are walking with Fido in and around Gatlinburg. See Details
Creekside Oyster House and Grill Great seafood and bar serves popcorn shrimp, jumbo wings, soft shell crab, and catfish sandwiches. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Shamrock Lounge This Irish themed bar and grill serves fried mushrooms, blue cheeseburgers, cottage pie, Guinness stew, and fish and chips. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Tom & Earl's Back Alley Grill Located on the Parkway in the heart of Gatlinburg, the dog-friendly Tom & Earl's Back Alley Grill serves delicious bar and grill eats with a Southern spin in a casual and inviting atmosphere. Popular menu choices include fried green tomatoes, creamed corn fritters, jumbo wings, grilled cheese paninis, BBQ brisket sandwiches, and Hillbilly Philly cheesesteaks. Wash it all down with ice cold draft or bottled beer. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the outdoor patio. Tom & Earl's Back Alley Grill is open from 11am to 10pm seven days a week. See Details
Elvira's Cafe Elvira's Cafe serves up classic American-style dishes. Choose from menu options like pancakes, French toast, omelettes, biscuits, sweet and savory crepes, sandwiches, burgers, chicken, steak, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. If you're an early riser, try the Breakfast Scrambler Crepe with scrambled eggs, cheddar cheese, your choice of sausage, ham, or bacon, onions, mushrooms, and roasted red peppers, topped with sausage gravy. For lunch, try their Grown Up Grilled Cheese with melted Swiss, havarti, applewood smoked bacon, hand-carved ham, and freshly sliced tomato served on buttery grilled panini bread. Elvira's Cafe is open Tuesday through Thursday from 8:00am to 2:30pm, Friday from 8:00am to 8:30pm, Saturday from 7:30am to 8:30pm, and Sunday from 9:00am to 2:00pm. See Details
Burger Master Drive-In This '50s style outdoor drive-in serves burgers, fries, hot dogs, shakes, and ice cream. Best of all, there's a section of the menu dedicated just for dogs! Fido can join you at an outdoor table while he chows down on a small ice cream topped Milkbone dog treat at the reasonable cost of 50 cents! See Details
The Lazy Hiker The Lazy Hiker brews IPA, porter, amber, and a selection of seasonal beers throughout the year. Drop by with Fido after hiking the Appalachian Mountain trails. See Details
Sassy Sunflowers Bakery & Cafe Award-winning bistro Style restaurant serving artisan salads, original sandwiches, and delicious baked goods. Dogs are welcome on large outside deck with wonderful views. See Details
CarmelCorn CarmelCorn does popcorn in a different and delicious way, offering their signature butter-rich carmelcorn, plus other sweet and savory flavors such as cheesekorn, white cheddar, toffee, and butter rum. Order at the pick-up window and enjoy a great snack while walking up and down the Parkway in Gatlinburg. See Details