Dog Friendly Restaurants in Claremont, NC

There are 133 pet friendly restaurants within 20 miles of Claremont 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 Claremont. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Blue Parrot Grill
Blue Parrot Grill The Blue Parrot Grill offers salads, burgers, and fish tacos. Outdoor area with views of Lake Norman is dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Eddie's on Lake Norman
Eddie's on Lake Norman Eddie's on Lake Norman is a casual eatery that serves up a wide variety of menu options. Choose from appetizers, raw bar, salads, soups, seafood, steak, pasta, chicken, burgers, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with an Oyster Shooter (fresh Blue Point oysters with a shot of vodka and a splash of housemade Bloody Mary mix) and an order of Ultimate Crab Meat Nachos piled high with cheese, crabmeat sauce, diced tomatoes, lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, jalapenos, salsa, and lump crab meat. Next, sink your teeth into the Smokehouse Burger - a grassfed beef and smoked brisket blend patty topped with lettuce, tomato, crispy bacon, cheddar, BBQ sauce, and caramelized onions on a telera roll, served with fries and housemade coleslaw. Eddie's on Lake Norman is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 12:00am, and Sunday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
Alton's Kitchen & Cocktails Alton's Kitchen & Cocktails serves casual American cusine, perfect for all occasion with a dog friendly patio. Located at Jetton Village III with great dail food and beverage specials. See Details
Bad Daddy's Burger Bar Delicious burgers and salads with build your own options. Only eight outside tables, but very welcoming to dogs on leashes, and will bring water out for them as well. See Details
Olde Hickory Station Brewpub serves burgers, pizza, and steak, chicken, and pasta entrees. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Backstreet Pub Backstreet offers a wide selection of bottled and beers on tap. Dogs are welcome both inside and outside. See Details
Galway Hooker Irish Pub Galway uses fresh local ingredients in all their dishes, including creamy tomato and basil soup, beer battered fish and chips, and Cajun pasta. Fido is welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Fox and Hound Fox and Hound is a sports bar with hot wings, burgers and a great menu. Bring your dog and sit on the deck! See Details
Lakeside Pizza & Tavern Lakeside is a combination tavern and pizza joint located on the banks of Lake Rhodhiss. Try a signature pizza or select one from the buffet. Also serve wings, spaghetti, and sandwiches. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
American Honor Ale House American Honor Ale House serves up a variety of delicious pub grub. Choose from menu options like appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, steak, poultry, fish, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of the many pet-friendly tables available on their outdoor patio. Start by relaxing with a Southern Shandy (Mountain Spring Ale, Brandy, peach, lemonade) and an order of Deviled Eggs with dill pickle, piquillo peppers, and hot sauce. Next, sink your teeth into the Red Rider Burger - a ten ounce Angus beef patty topped with bacon, Red Rider BBQ sauce, cheddar, bacon aioli, and fried onion, served with your choice of side (mac and cheese, green beans, potato mash, coleslaw, pickled veggies, fries, and more.) American Honor Ale House is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 8:00pm. See Details
Cafe Gouda Lovely outdoor seating that allows pets on leashes. Fabulous sandwiches and specialty dishes. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. See Details
Mellow Mushroom This hip and modern dog-friendly national pizza chain puts a unique spin on the traditional pizza place, employing a carefree attitude in all of their culinary creations. They offer classic salads, subs, calzones, and pizza, but venture on the eclectic side with offerings like jerk chicken, tempeh, or tofu hoagies, and specialty pizza such as the Kosmic karma, Thai Dye, and Philosopher's Pie. Wash it down with a local craft beer while relaxing with Fido on the outdoor patio. Opens daily at 11am. See Details
Mac's Speed Shop BBQ, burgers, beer, and more. Outdoor dining area is dog friendly. See Details
Sangam Indian Cuisine Sangam serves a full menu of traditional Indian cuisine such as mulligatawny soup, lamb kebabs, chicken curry, and naan (baked white bread). They have a large outdoor patio where dogs are always welcome. See Details
Twisted Oak American Bar & Grill Twisted Oak American Bar and Grill is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm. This American style eatery serves up a variety of delicious, creatively crafted menu options. Let Fido tag along for the day and snag a seat at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables (outdoor seating is open from April - October). Start your meal off with an order of their famous buttermilk battered fried green tomatoes, stacked with pimento cheese, and topped with a balsamic reduction. Then sink your teeth into the Chophouse Burger - a certified angus beef patty topped with lettuce, tomato, bleu cheese, horseradish creme, and a red wine demi glace, and served with twisted fries. Don't forget to wash it all down with a cold beer from their extensive beer list! See Details
North Harbor Club For anyone looking for a great restaurant on the harbor, check out the North Harbor Club, which has lots of pet-friendly outdoor seating on their patio overlooking the lake. Pull up in your boat to one of the nine boat slips, which are complimentary for customers, or come by car for the traditional parking. North Harbor Club serves a variety of seafood and land fare like the mango shrimp, cornmeal crusted catfish, or aged filet mignon. If you have dietary restrictions, ask about the gluten free menu! Stop by for brunch, lunch, or dinner. Patio seating is extremely popular but is given on a first come, first serve basis, so try to beat the rush! See Details
Brooklyn Boys Pizza Brooklyn Boys New York style pizzas are served in a family atmosphere and is right near the lake. A perfect stop for you and Fido after a long summer's walk. See Details
Lake Town Tavern Menu is comprise of traditional bar food. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Lake Norman Tavern Lake Norman Tavern is a local watering hole located in Mooresville, NC, that offers up an extensive menu of traditionally delicious pub grub. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, wings, tacos, fried seafood baskets, ribs, burgers, hotdogs, sandwiches, seafood, steak, chicken, 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 Jalapeno Poppers stuffed with cheddar and cream cheese, with a side of chili lime ranch dressing for dipping. Next, sink your teeth into the South of the Border Burger topped with pepper jack, fresh jalapenos, and a white cayenne lime sauce. Or go for the highly recommended Baja Style Fish Tacos with beer battered grouper, cabbage, pico, and white cayenne lime sauce on warm tortillas! Lake Norman Tavern is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 12:00am, Friday from 11:00am to 2:00am, Saturday from 8:00am to 2:00am, and Sunday from 8:00am to 11:00pm. See Details
Iron Thunder Try the "easy rider" burgers, "road kings" steaks, and "thunderlicious" pasta. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Charlie's Coffeehouse Neighborhood coffee shop with coffee, espresso, tea, and a variety of baked breads and treats. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Duckworth's Grill & Taphouse Duckworth's Grill & Taphouse, located in Mooresville, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious pub grub. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, wings, barbeque, fajitas, tacos, chicken, steak, pizza, flatbreads, seafood, Philly cheesesteaks, subs, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Loaded Nachos topped with cheese, red onions, tomatoes, jalapenos, sour cream, green onions, and guacamole. Next, chow down on the BBQ Chicken and Jalapeno Bacon Flatbread topped with grilled chicken, BBQ sauce, cheese, caramelized onions, seasoned jalapeno bacon, and fresh cilantro. Or go for the Smokehouse Philly blended with chopped jalapeno bacon, grilled onions, BBQ sauce, pepper jack cheese, and crispy onion straws! See Details
Red Rocks Cafe-Birkdale Village Red Rocks Cafe is a casual eatery that serves up carefully crafted American fare. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, pasta, steak, ribs, seafood, burgers, sandwiches, and more. This establishment is pet friendly, so feel free to bring your pup along while you enjoy your meal (Fido must be leashed on the outside of the patio, but you can grab a seat next to the railing.) Start with a cold beer and an order of Rodney Childer's Thai Chili Mussels - fresh Prince Edward Island mussels steamed in a spicy Thai garlic chili broth and finished with sriracha and toasted croustades. Later, sink your teeth into Joey Logano's California Burger - a certified Angus beef burger topped with pepper jack cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato, and avocado slices, served on a brioche bun. Red Rocks Cafe is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 11:30pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 12:00am, and Sunday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
Harp and Crown If you've been yearning for a taste of Ireland, check out Harp and Crown, which has twenty pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a meal or a pint while watching the game or catching up with friends. Harp and Crown serves both Irish and American favorites like Guinness pot pie or their famous fish and chips. Stop by for trivia on Tuesday nights or come watch a Premier League football game on one of their TVs. Make sure to ask about the daily specials! See Details