Dog Friendly Restaurants in Buford, GA

There are 17 pet friendly restaurants in Buford 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 Buford. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Burger 21
Burger 21 Located adjacent to the Mall of Georgia, Burger 21 in Buford, GA, serves 100% Angus beef craft burgers, chicken and turkey burgers, gourmet hot dogs, and hand-spun signature milkshakes. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Coastal Breeze
Coastal Breeze Coastal Breeze is a casual seafood-centered eatery that serves up fresh, delicious seafood delicacies in every way that you can think of. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, grilled seafood, fish sandwiches, pasta dishes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy an appetizer of Oysters Rockefeller - extra large Gulf oysters on the half shell topped with spinach, parmesan cheese, bacon, and baked to perfection. For the main event, you can't lose with the Sea Bake - shrimp and scallops tossed in a cheese and cream sauce with penne pasta, topped with crab meat, then baked and served with garlic toast. Coastal Breeze is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
The Twisted Oar Located right on Lake Lanier at Holiday Marina, Twisted Oar is a lakefront eatery serving ice-cold drinks and a wide-ranging menu from fresh seafood to chicken and steak. Enjoy a beer or sip on a refreshing signature cocktail while overlooking the lake at a dog-friendly outdoor table with Fido. See Details
Bonefish Grill Bonefish Grill, located in Buford, GA, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of American fare with an emphasis on seafood. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Call ahead to ensure availability. Try the classic ceviche, pecan parmesan crusted rainbow trout, or the blackened baja fish tacos. See Details
Famous Joes Famous Joes serves up an assortment of classic American dishes in Buford, GA. You can choose from burgers, sandwiches, hotdogs, soups, salads, wings, baskets, seafood, steaks and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the many pet-friendly tables available on their outdoor patio while you enjoy an order of Texas Cheese Tots smothered in Monterrey jack and cheddar cheeses, diced onions, sliced jalapenos, and bacon, served with jalapeno ranch dressing. Next, chow down on one of Joe's famous burgers. The Black N Bleu Burger consists of an eight ounce hand pattied burger topped with lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, fresh bleu cheese crumbles, and onion straws, served with your choice of steak fries, fried okra, coleslaw, green beans, or bbq baked beans. Don't forget to wash it all down with a craft beer or house cocktail! See Details
Rico's World Kitchen Rico's serves regional and world comfort food with a side if Southern hospitality. A diverse menu offers strawberry salad, BBQ mussels, fried eggplant, Mojo pork sandwiches, and shrimp po'boys. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Baking Grounds Cafe Baking Grounds Cafe specializes in wedding and groom's cakes, however they will bake the perfect cake for any event, whether that be a wedding, an anniversary, a birthday party, or a simple family get together. Their basic cake flavors include White, Marble, Chocolate, Lemon, Almond, Strawberry, Mango, and more, however if you don't see (or taste) something you like, they are more than willing to accommodate you. Let Fido tag along, as they have a few pet-friendly tables outdoors that you can take advantage of. Baking Grounds Cafe is open Tuesday from 7:00am to 6:00pm, Wednesday through Thursday from 7:00am to 8:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 7:00am to 9:00pm, and Sunday from 9:00am to 4:00pm. See Details
Luigi's Luigi's is an Italian eatery that offers a variety of options including garlic knots, caprese salad, wings, salads, pizza, calzones, strombolis, pasta, subs, and more. Stop by with Fido in tow and snag a seat at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables. Enjoy a small Greek Salad with romaine lettuce, organic tomatoes, red onions, kalamata olives, cucumbers, feta cheese, banana peppers, and topped with a balsamic glaze. Pizza lovers should try the Venezian Veggie, topped with Luigi's sauce, mozzarella, fresh garlic, peppers, onions, organic mushrooms, spinach, organic tomatoes, and broccoli. Or try the delicious Nonna's Speciale Pasta - penne pasta blended with homemade vodka sauce, onions, fresh basil, capers, and all-natural chicken. Luigi's is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
La Madeleine Country French Cafe La Madeleine Country French Cafe on Mall of Georgia Boulevard is a casual French bakery with six dog-friendly tables outside. Their bakers prepare authentic, freshly made fare from traditional recipes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. You and Fido may want to make La Madeleine Country French Cafe part of your morning routine. Their breakfast options include specialty items like cinnamon french toast, Parisien eggs benedict, and a country French breakfast. Accompany your hearty breakfast with a specialty coffee, crafted as a single or a double upon request. For lunch, indulge in one of the warming soups from the menu, including tomato basil soup, french onion, or cream of mushroom. 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
Swirlz Yogurt Bar Swirlz Yogurt Bar is a family-friendly frozen yogurt joint that offers over 200 decadent flavors and a myriad of toppings to choose from. They also offer low fat, nonfat, Splenda-sweetened, Greek yogurt options, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your sweet treat. Swirlz Yogurt Bar is open daily from 12:00pm to 10:00pm. 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 Buford Drive in Buford provides five 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
HoneyBaked Ham HoneyBaked Ham, located in Buford, is a well-known eatery that serves up delicatessen-style dishes. Choose from menu options including soups, salads, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Ham and Turkey Pesto Sandwich with ham, roasted turkey, provolone, lettuce, tomato, red onion, and pesto aioli on multigrain flatbread. Or go for the Ham Classic with ham, Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, savory mayo, and hickory honey mustard on a flaky croissant. 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
Baskin-Robbins The world's largest chain of ice cream shops, Baskin-Robbins is a dog-friendly sweet shop serving Buford locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Baskin-Robbins can head to one of its outdoor tables to indulge in a cone alongside their canine companion. Its menu is made up of cups, cones, sundaes, warm desserts, parfaits, mix-ins, cakes, and polar pizzas. Baskin-Robbins' ice cream flavors include Chocolate Almond, Cotton Candy, Gold Medal Ribbon, Peanut Butter 'n Chocolate, Rainbow Sherbet, and more. 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
Einstein Bros. Bagels Einstein Bros. Bagels, located at Buford Drive NE, Buford, is a casual bakery and cafe-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty fare. Choose from menu options including bagels, cream cheese shmears, breakfast sandwiches, hot lunch sandwiches, pastries, baked goods, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Choose a bagel in your favorite flavor (Asiago, Blueberry, Cinnamon Raisin, Cheesy Hash Brown, Green Chile, Cheddar Jalapeno, and more) then top it with the shmear of your choice (Onion and Chive, Smoked Salmon, Maple, Jalapeno Salsa, Garden Veggie, Honey Almond, Strawberry, and more! Or go for a tasty Nova Lox Sandwich. This joint even offers handy bagel treats for your pooch! A drive-thru window is also available. See Details
Bruster's Ice Cream Making all of its products in store, Bruster's Ice Cream is a dog-friendly sweet shop serving frozen treats to Buford locals and tourists alike. Bruster's offers 15 benches for dog owners wanting to indulge in a scoop of Banana Nut Bread ice cream alongside Fido. The sweet shop's menu is made up of waffle cones, sundaes, splits, cakes, pies, blasts, shakes, yogurt, sherbet, ice, and sorbet, ice cream sandwiches, and more. Its ice cream flavors include Almond Chocolate Coconut, Black Cherry, Cake Batter, Coffee Ripple, Gone Bananas, Lemon Creme, Maple Pecan, Peanut Butter Crunch, Tiramisu, and many more. A drive-thru window is also available. See Details
Chipotle Mexican Grill Founded on the idea that food served fast does not have to be a typical fast food experience, Chipotle Mexican Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant known for its burritos, tacos, bowls, and salads. Visitors to Buford with a craving for a customizable burrito bowl can dig in alongside Fido at one of Chipotle's outdoor tables. The Grill's menu allows guests to choose from crispy corn or soft flour tacos, a bowl, burrito, or salad, then choose from steak, carnitas, chicken, barbacoa or sofritas, next, adding rice beans and fajita vegetables, and finally, topping it all off with salsas, lettuce, guacamole, and cheese. 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
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts This world-famous doughnut shop on Buford Drive NE is home to three dog-friendly tables, so Fido can join you for one of their hugely popular glazed doughnuts. Amongst their interesting doughnuts, you'll find a New York Cheesecake, Oreo Cookies and Kreme, and plenty of other tantalizing treats. Although they are most well known for providing seasonal, classic, and specialty doughnuts, their coffee is fast becoming an American breakfast staple as well. Their interesting coffees include frozen pumpkin spice latte, frozen mocha, hazelnut latte, and iced skinny vanilla latte. If you really like their coffee, you can grab a bag and take it home with you. 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
Rick Tanner's at Cherry Street Brewing Rick Tanner's is a pet-friendly restaurant associated with Cherry Street Brewing in Cumming, GA. Leashed dogs are welcome at outside tables. Rick Tanner's offers fish tacos, pulled pork sandwiches, ribs and more. Guests can also enjoy specialty sides. Be sure to pair your meal with a craft brew from Cherry Street Brewing next door. See Details
Pure Taqueria Pure Taqueria in Duluth, GA has four pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along when you dine. Pure Taqueria is making authentic Mexican cuisine, and specializes in tacos like Puerco al Pastor, Carne Asada, and Pescado a la Parrilla. You can get quesadillas, burritos, and fajitas, plus house specialties including Pescado Veracruz, a pan-seared fresh fish with vegetables, and Pollo con Tequila y Lim=n, a grilled chicken breast with tequila-lime cream sauce. Pure Taqueria has the popular Mexican tortas sandwiches, which you can top with eight kinds of house-made salsa. If you save any room for dessert, there are Churros y Chocolate and Tres Leches cake. See Details
Black Diamond Grill Black Diamond Grill is a local, dog-friendly neighborhood bar that serves up all your favorite pub grub dishes in Cumming, GA. Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Choose from menu options like appetizers, wings, shrimp, soups, salads, baskets, sandwiches, burgers, pasta, steak, seafood, and more. See Details
Smoke House BBQ Smoke House BBQ is a small, unassuming eatery in Gainesville, GA, that offers delicious, traditional barbecue. Don't let the facade fool you! Locals rave about the flavors that come out of this joint. Choose from menu options including pork, beef, chicken, ribs, hotdogs, barbecue sandwiches, coleslaw, mac and cheese, baked beans, potato salad, homemade banana pudding, and more! Bring Fido along and make a day of it at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Be aware that there is often a line, but locals say that the wait is well worth it. See Details
Pig Tales Pig Tales, located in Flowery Branch, GA, is a waterfront joint that serves up a variety of delicious barbecue dishes. 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 BBQ Pimento Flatbread topped with pimento cheese, pulled pork, and hickory BBQ sauce. Next, chow down on the Chicken Club Brioche Sandwich with your choice of fried or grilled chicken, smoked gouda, pepper-encrusted bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion, and ranch. Or go for the Baja Fish Tacos with crispy fried fish, crunchy slaw, pico de gallo, and mango-habanero sauce. See Details
Tam's Backstage Located in the lower level of the historic 1927 Cumming Schoolhouse, also home to Cumming�s community theatre, Tam's Backstage serves up American cuisine with a bit of Italian flair. Choose from menu options like appetizers, sandwiches, seafood, salads, pasta, steak dishes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the many pet-friendly tables available in their outdoor garden (tables are even covered by umbrellas!) Start your meal with fresh Canadian Cove mussels steamed in white wine, herbs, and a lemon butter sauce. For your entree, you can't go wrong with the Roasted Duck Ravioli - shredded duck and mushroom ravioli in a flavorful mushroom alfredo sauce. Tam's Backstage is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:30pm, Friday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Saturday from 4:00pm to 10:00pm. See Details
The Crossing The Crossing is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm. This casual steakhouse offers a variety of menu options including soups, salads, steaks, seafood, pork and chicken dishes, and more. Let Fido tag along for the night and grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try the tender prime rib, slow roasted daily and served with a side of au jus and creamy horseradish dipping sauce. Or for the seafood lovers among us, there's always the entree of fresh mussels sauteed in a white wine-chipotle sauce, served with garlic toast for dipping, and your choice of two sides (mac and cheese, spicy creamed corn, brussels sprouts, sauteed spinach, baked potato, sweet potato mash, and more). See Details