Dog Friendly Restaurants in Chapel Hill, NC

There are 43 pet friendly restaurants in Chapel Hill 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 Chapel Hill. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Brixx Pizza
Brixx Pizza Brixx Pizza is a neighborhood restaurant serving handcrafted pizzas and microbrews in Chapel Hill, NC. Fido is welcome to join you on the dog-friendly patio. See Details
Pet Friendly Nantucket Grill
Nantucket Grill Fido can join you at an outdoor table at the dog-friendly Nantucket Grill in Chapel Hill. They specialize in New England-style cuisine for lunch and dinner. Popular menu items include New England clam chowder, lobster bisque, Nantucket nachos, herb roasted chicken with mashed potatoes and mixed veggies, crab cakes, Cajun ribeye steak, and baked stuffed flounder. Save room for a slice of mile-high cake! See Details
Dead Mule Club Dead Mule Club has a dog-friendly outdoor patio. They also have a variety of beers on tap. See Details
Sup Dogs Menu includes burgers, hot dogs, sandwiches, and mason jars of beer. Covered outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Carolina Brewery Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio shaded by oak trees at this brew pub. Carolina Brewery serves craft beer made onsite alongside eats made with locally-sourced ingredients. Menu items include buffalo chicken nachos, street tacos, Southwest eggrolls, steakhouse burgers, and burrito bowls. Carolina Brewery is open Monday - Thursday 11am - midnight, Friday 11am - 1am, Saturday 10:30am - 1am, Sunday 10:30am - 11pm. See Details
Gov's Burger & Tap Gov's Burger & Tap is a dog-friendly American restaurant located in Chapel Hill, NC. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table where water bowls are provided and your pup is sure to appreciate a plain chicken breast, turkey burger or hot dog from the dog menu. Gov's Burger & Tap serve tasty burgers and hot dogs using seasonal ingredients, the finest certified angus beef, and freshly-baked buns from a local bakery. See Details
The Root Cellar Cafe Dogs are welcome at more than seven tables at this restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The Root Cellar is popular for breakfast that is served until 2pm for late risers. Menu items include cinnamon vanilla French toast, bacon-egg-cheddar biscuit sandwich, eggs Benedict, breakfast burrito, huevos rancheros, omelets, and grits bowl. The Root Celler Cafe is open daily 7:30am - 8pm. See Details
Kipos Greek Taverna Kipos Greek Taverna is a dog-friendly Greek eatery in Chapel Hill where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Their menu features Greek and Mediterranean cuisine for lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch. Menu items include tzatziki with veggies and pita bread, spanakopita, grilled octopus, rotisserie lamb, chicken, and pork. See Details
Town Hall Grill Town Hall Grill, located in Chapel Hill, NC, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious 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 Thai Calamari - flash-fried calamari with pineapple and banana peppers, tossed with Thai chili, lime, and cilantro leaves. Next, chow down on the Shrimp and Grits - a seasoned grit cake with smoked gouda and white cheddar, creamy mushroom garlic sauce, locally-sourced Carolina shrimp, applewood-smoked bacon, and green onions. Or go for the Cuban Sandwich with roasted pork, honey ham, pickles, Swiss cheese, and mustard aioli. See Details
Red Pepper Dogs are welcome at four outdoor tables at this Sichuan restaurant. Red Pepper serves appetizers, soups, rice and lo mein dishes, seafood, and Singapore noodles. Menu items include crab rangoons, cashew chicken, Hunan beef, moo shoo pork, and kung pao shrimp. Red Pepper is open Monday - Friday 11am - 3pm, 4:30pm - 9:30pm, Saturday 11am - 9pm, Sunday 4pm - 9:30pm. See Details
Guanajuato Mexican Restaurant Dogs are welcome at three outdoor tables at this Mexican restaurant. Guanajuato Mexican Restaurant serves Mexican favorites like chips and salsa, loaded beef or chicken nachos, burritos, tacos, combination platters, enchiladas, fajitas, and Mexican pizza. Guanajuato Mexican Restaurant is open Sunday - Thursday 11 am - 10 pm, Friday - Saturday 11 am - 11 pm. See Details
Al's Burger Shack Al's Burger Shack, located in Chapel Hill, NC, is a casual American eatery that serves up a variety of local, fresh, sustainable fare, and local craft beer. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Al's Burger Shack is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Tobacco Road Sports Cafe Tobacco Road Sports Cafe is a local hangout in Chape Hill, NC, that serves up a variety of menu options including appetizers, nachos, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, chicken, seafood, ribs, steak, pasta, and more. Snag a seat at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy a cold beer with Fido by your side. Start with an order of Buffalo Chicken Egg Rolls - chicken, cheese, scallions, and buffalo sauce wrapped in a crispy wrapper and served with sundried tomato bleu cheese dipping sauce. Next, you can't go wrong with the Eagle Pride Burger - a freshly ground beef patty topped with pimiento cheese, fried green tomatoes, mixed greens, pickled okra, and pickled red onion, served with your choice of side (fries, sweet potato chips, green beans, coleslaw, tobacco onions, tomato basil salad, and more.) Tobacco Road Sports Cafe is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 12am, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 2am. See Details
Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this Indian restaurant. Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe is popular for dishes like tandoori chicken, goat stew, samosas, and bhel salad. Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe is open 11:30am - 9pm. See Details
Jujube Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this restaurant. Jujube serves craft cocktails and sake alongside the likes of dumplings, fried calamari, duck two ways, kung pao chicken, and salad rolls. Jujube is open for lunch Monday - Friday 11:30am - 2:30pm and dinner Monday - Thursday 5pm - 9pm, Friday - Saturday 5pm - 9:30pm. See Details
Talullas Dogs are welcome at five outdoor tables at this Middle Eastern restaurant. Tallulas specializes in mezze (appetizers) that are meant to be ordered in multiples and shared. Tallulas is open for lunch Saturday - Sunday 11:30am - 3pm and dinner Tuesday - Sunday 4:30pm - 10pm. See Details
Mediterranean Deli Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this cafe. Mediterranean Deli offers over 58 items in its deli case, many of which are vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free. Menu items include berry salad with goat cheese, Armenian wild rice and cranberry salad, and avocado feta cheese salad. Mediterranean Deli is open Monday - Saturday 11am - 10pm, Sunday 11am - 9pm. See Details
Cerritos Cantina Cerritos Cantina, located in Chapel Hill, NC, is a casual eatery that serves up a myriad of delicious Mexican fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Cerritos Cantina is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 9:30pm. See Details
City Kitchen Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this restaurant. City Kitchen serves lunch, dinner, and brunch. Popular menu items include sushi, brick oven pizza, wok-fried ribs, smoked salmon flatbread, and brussels sprouts. City Kitchen is open Monday - Thursday 11am - 10pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - 10:30pm, Sunday 10:30am - 9pm. See Details
Raaga Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this Indian restaurant. Raaga serves Indian cuisine in a fine dining atmosphere. Menu items include tikka masala, shrimp vindaloo, lamb dishes, naan, and roti. Beer and wine are served. Raaga is open Monday - Saturday 10am - 8:30pm, Sunday 11am - 8pm. See Details
Vespa Dogs are welcome at more than fifteen outdoor tables at this Italian restaurant. Stop in for lasagna, pan seared salmon with mashed potatoes and asparagus, seafood spaghetti, or crab ravioli. Vespa is open daily from 11:30am - 10pm. See Details
Italian Pizzeria III Dogs are welcome at six outdoor tables at this pizzeria. Italian Pizzeria III, or IP3 as some call it, serves pizza, stromboli, salads, appetizers, pasta dishes, and hamburgers. The menu includes calamari, cheese sticks, baked ziti, lasagna, white pizza, Margherita pizza, and Meat Lovers pizza. IP3 is open Monday - Thursday 11am - 10:30pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - 11:30pm, Sunday 11am - 10:30pm. See Details
Caribou Coffee With the mission to serve exceptional coffee that inspires extraordinary experiences, Caribou Coffee is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a cup of joe in Chapel Hill. The coffee shop offers a few outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to sip alongside their canine companion. Caribou's menu is made of classic coffees, signature mochas and lattes, blended drinks, teas, juices, and food items such as breakfast and oven-toasted sandwiches, oatmeal, and baked goods such as muffins, cookies, croissants, brownie bites, and breads. See Details
Great Harvest Bread Great Harvest Bread, located in Chapel Hill, is a casual bakery that serves up freshly-prepared goodies. Choose from menu options including breads, cookies, scones, bars, muffins, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your morning. Try one of their Cheddar Bacon Scones, a hot Cinnamon Roll, or even a Salted Caramel Cookie. Or take home a loaf of freshly-baked bread to use later (choose from Rosemary Garlic, Pumpkin Berry Swirl, Banana Nut, Old Fashioned White, Cinnamon Raisin Walnut, and more!) 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