Dog Friendly Restaurants in Claremont, NC

There are 137 pet friendly restaurants within 20 miles of Claremont 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 Claremont. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Olde Hickory Station
Olde Hickory Station Olde Hickory Station is a dog-friendly American restaurant located in heart of Hickory, NC. Fido is welcome to accompany you for breakfast, lunch or dinner beside an umbrella-shaded table on the outside patio. Enjoy breakfast classics such as omelettes, eggs Benedict, and Belgian waffles, or sample lunch specials which include signature burgers, freshly-made sandwiches, pizza, and seasonal salads. Choose from meat and seafood entrées, steak, or a house-smoked dinner plate for an evening meal. Pair your preferred dish with a craft beer or refreshing cocktail. See Details
Pet Friendly American Honor Ale House
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
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
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.

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Backstreet Pub Backstreet offers a wide selection of bottled and beers on tap. Dogs are welcome both inside and outside. 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
Mac's Speed Shop BBQ, burgers, beer, and more. Outdoor dining area is dog friendly. See Details
Crafty Burg'r If you like burgers, you've love Crafty Burg'r, which has several pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful day. Crafty prides themselves on providing extremely fresh burgers- the meat is ground daily, the buns are freshly baked, and the sides are all prepared and cooked in-house. Build your own burger or try one of the specialty burgers like the Mac n' Cheese Burg'r or the Rolling Hills of Carolina Burg'r, topped with chili, cheese, slaw, bustard, and onions. Pair it all with one of Crafty's beer and wine selections. See Details
Lake Norman Cottage For anyone who loves wine, Lake Norman Cottage is the place to go. They have plenty of pet-friendly outdoor seating on their patio, and from there, you can watch boats drift by on Lake Norman and enjoy the refreshing lake breeze. The Cottage is a wine bar and shop, featuring a huge wine list, fresh baked cookies and pastries, gelato, and full meals. The menu is rotating depending on availability, so make sure to ask your server about the specials, and to find the perfect wine pairing to go along with your food. The staff is extremely knowledgable and would love to guide you on your wine journey. See Details
Bruster's Real Ice Cream Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones on top for their furry customers. 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
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
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
Bad Daddy's Burger Bar Creating chef-inspired burgers, giant chopped salads, and craft beer Bad Daddy's Burger Bar is a dog-friendly restaurant, located on Williamson Road, serving Mooresville locals and tourists alike. nine outdoor tables are available for dog owners wanting to dig into a 'burger with attitude,' alongside their furry friend. The Burger Bar's menu includes starters such as Chicken Wings, Ba-'Con' Queso, Daddy's Chili, and Housemade Potato Chips served with housemade French onion dip or pimento cheese. It also includes burgers, chicken sandwiches, 'non-burgers' made up of turkey, black bean, or tuna patties, salads, and sides such as House Slaw, Tater Tots, Sweet Potato Fries, and Fresh Fruit. Beer, cocktails, wine, and shakes are available to wash it all down. See Details
Davinos Queens Pizza Davinos Queens Pizza is a casual Italian eatery that serves up a wide variety of menu options. Choose from appetizers, salads, pizza, wings, strombolis, calzones, pasta, sub sandwiches, desserts, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the White Pizza with ricotta cheese, garlic oil, mozzarella cheese, and fresh tomatoes. The slightly more carnivorous can try the Meat Pizza topped with homemade pizza sauce, mozzarella cheese, sausage, beef, pepperoni, and bacon. Davinos Queens Pizza is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
Bruster's Real Ice Cream Treat yourself and your pup to a sundae at Bruster's, a dog-friendly ice cream shop in Cornelius, NC. They make a sundae with dog bones on top for their furry customers. See Details
Hickory Tavern Hickory Tavern, located in Hickory, is a casual sports bar-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty grub. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, wings, chicken tenders, steak, seafood, tacos, burgers, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Wings in your choice of sauce (Mild, Medium, Hot, Caribbean Jerk, Teriyaki, Honey Bee Sting, and more.) Next, chow down on the Smokehouse Burger topped with two slices of thick-cut bacon, Sweet Baby Ray's BBQ sauce, shredded jack and cheddar cheeses, and crispy onion straws. Or go for the Grilled Fish Tacos - two soft white corn tortillas filled with blackened whitefish, shredded cabbage, pico de gallo, Cajun remoulade, and fresh cilantro. See Details
Sabi Asian Bistro If you're looking for delicious sushi, check out Sabi Asian Bistro, which has eight pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a meal on a beautiful day. You can feast on both traditional and specialty rolls, such as the "That's how we" roll, filled with shrimp tempura and cucumber with seafood salad on top, or go for a cooked favorite like lo mein or General Tso's chicken. Make sure to try a selection from their huge beer and wine list. See Details
Taste Full Beans Taste Full Beans is a dog-friendly coffeehouse in Hickory, NC, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Please note that table service is not available so your pup will need to wait outside while you place your order inside. The menu features over 50 varieties of coffees from around the world, an extensive list of loose leaf teas, lattes, frappes, and a food menu boasting items such as breakfast items, baked goods, soups, salads, and sandwiches. They also offer vegetarian, gluten-free, and vegan dishes. See Details
Cornelius Drafthouse Cornelius Drafthouse, located in Cornelius, NC, is a casual bar that serves up a variety of delicious drinks and good vibes. Fido is welcome to join you at this pet-friendly joint while you enjoy your evening. See Details
McAlister's Deli McAlister's Deli is a dog-friendly restaurant on W Catawba Ave. This deli has eight tables outside for dogs and their owners. Their chefs are proud to serve food prepared with fresh ingredients made to order. The crafted sandwiches on the menu are the specialty of the kitchen. Meat eaters can indulge in the McAlister's Club, the King Club, horseradish roast beef and cheddar, garden fresh turkey, or the black cherry and ham sandwich. Vegetarians can indulge in their new veggie sandwich or the four cheese griller, a mom-made favorite prepared their way. If you like the sound of ginormous spuds, you can order one of their topped potatoes instead, like the black Angus roast beef spud. Please note that table service isn't available, so you'll need to tie your dog up while you order inside. See Details
Cafe Gouda Cafe Gouda is a dog-friendly eatery in Hickory, NC, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table for breakfast or lunch. Enjoy delicious sandwiches, build your own pasta dishes, burgers, fresh salads, quesadillas and more. 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
Tony's Pizza Tony's Pizza is a dog-friendly restaurant in Mooresville, NC. This pizzeria boasts pizza using dough that is made fresh daily with fresh quality ingredients. They also offer a variety of appetizers, salads, sandwiches, house specialties and desserts. Leashed and friendly dogs are welcome to join you in their outside dining area. See Details