Dog Friendly Restaurants in Clemson, SC

There are 14 pet friendly restaurants in Clemson 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 Clemson. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Esso Club
The Esso Club The Esso Club is dog friendly! In addition to being a popular watering hole, The Esso serves a meat-and-three style lunch that is popular with students and locals. A pub grub menu is available on game days and at dinnertime. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio and deck at this landmark Clemson dive bar. See Details
Pet Friendly Pot Belly Deli
Pot Belly Deli Pot Belly Deli is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 7:00pm, and Saturday through Sunday from 9:00am to 4:00pm. This small eatery serves up American-style food in a casual atmosphere. Choose from menu breakfast options like breakfast burritos and sandwiches, bagels, pastries, and more. For lunch your options include salads, hot or cold sandwiches, build-your-own, and more. Let Fido tag along for the day and grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor picnic tables. Try a Seven-Ten Split, with ham, turkey, swiss and cheddar on a sub roll with lettuce, tomato, onion, mayonnaise, mustard and oil and vinegar! See Details
TD's of Clemson TD's of Clemson is a true college town hang out with two dog-friendly tables outside. The staff will even bring out a water bowl for your pup! The menu is stuffed with popular bar bites like wings, burgers, sandwiches, quesadillas, and more. TD's also serves comfort food lunch specials with plates like country fried steak and pot roast. The full service bar offers plenty of options with beer, spirits, and cocktails. TD's of Clemson is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 2am and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Groucho's Deli Groucho's Deli, located in Clemson, is a well-known deli-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty soups, salads, and sandwiches. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Apollo Dipper Sandwich with hot ham, turkey, and Swiss cheese, served with your choice of Formula '45' or Danish bleu dip. Or go for the White Moose Sandwich with turkey, provolone cheese, fresh lettuce, and Groucho's famous Formula '45' sauce on a soft seeded roll. For something a bit lighter, try the Angel Salad with fresh lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, green leaf salad mix, and fresh turkey. 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
Joe's New York Pizza Joe's New York Pizza is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. This Italian pizzeria boasts a wide variety of menu options including wings, garlic knots, salads, calzones, strombolis, pizzas, pastas, subs, and more. Let Fido tag along for the day and grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try Joe's house special pizza, topped with pepperoni, ham, sliced tomatoes, oregano, and parmesan cheese. A gluten-free pizza crust is available upon request for all pizzas! Joe's has plenty of flat screen TVs strewn around the joint, perfect for relaxing and enjoying the game with family and friends. See Details
Blue Heron Restaurant & Sushi Dogs are welcome at four seasonal outdoor tables at this Clemson restaurant. Southern seafood and steak dishes are served in addition to sushi, pizzas, pastas, and sandwiches. Popular menu items include crab cakes, bowls of lobster bisque, smoked barbecue pork chops with garlic mashed potatoes and collard greens, shrimp and cheddar cheese grits, veal strip loin chop with mushroom risotto and haricot verts, and pan-fried grouper topped with lump crab meat and asparagus and drizzled with hollandaise sauce. Blue Heron Restaurant & Sushi Bar is open Sunday through Wednesday from 4:30pm until 9pm, Thursday through Saturday from 4:30pm until 10pm. See Details
Red Bowl Dogs are welcome at three outdoor tables at this Asian restaurant in the Publix Shopping Center. Red Bowl Asian Bistro features a full-service cocktail lounge serving Asian-inspired drinks, sushi bar, and lunch specials. Start with an order of spring rolls or a sushi roll. For the main course, choose from Chinese classics like General Tso's chicken with rice, shrimp fried rice, or lo mein tossed with bean sprouts, carrots, onion, and beef. Red Bowl Asian Bistro is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am until 10pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am until 11pm. See Details
El Jimador El Jimador offers six dog-friendly tables where your pooch can join you for Mexican dining. The restaurant is casual and offers a range of classic selections like enchiladas, fajitas, and quesadillas. You'll also find a menu of mixed drinks, margaritas, and beer. El Jimador is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday from 11am to 11pm, and Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
McAlister's Deli McAlister's Deli is a dog-friendly restaurant on Tiger Blvd. This deli has six 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
Beef 'O' Brady's Beef 'O' Brady's is a dog-friendly restaurant serving American fare and cold drinks to Clemson locals and tourists alike. Dog owners can head to one of Beef 'O' Brady's outdoor tables to dig into a plate of award-winning wings alongside Fido. The restaurant's menu includes shareable starters such as Cheesy Bacon Pub Chips, Spinach Artichoke Dip and Beer-Battered Onion Rings, salads, soups, premium blend Angus burgers, baskets and bowls, burritos and wraps, handcrafted sandwiches, pizzas, flatbreads, and entrees such as Grilled Shrimp and Chicken, Trio Fajitas, and a Seafood Combo. Diners with room for dessert can order a signature cocktail and indulge in Funnel Fries or Molten Chocolate Cake. See Details
Skin Thrashers Hotdogs Skin Thrashers Hotdogs on Anderson Highway has three dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you are can bring your pup along and maybe even order a hot dog for Fido. Skin Thrashers Hotdogs has a small menu of simply hot dogs, with toppings like hot sauce, mustard, ketchup, mayo, onions, and chili. They offer chips and slaw to go along with it. For something sweet, there are Chocolate Pound Cake and cookies. 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
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 Clemson with a craving for a customizable burrito bowl can dig in alongside Fido at one of Chipotle's ten 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
ITSURWIENER Restaurant and Bar Casual, fun atmosphere with a full bar, food, 17 big screen TVs, 15 drinks on tap, billiards, games, and more! Open late on weekends See Details
Habanero’s Mexican Grill Habanero’s Mexican Grill, located in Clemson, SC, is a dog friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Choose from classic Mexican favorites like tacos, fajitas, quesadillas, nachos and much more. See Details
Eggs Up Grill Great breakfast spot with outdoor tables that welcome dogs. See Details
Uptown Lounge & Restaurant Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio that is open seasonally at this family-friendly and dog-friendly pub. Uptown Lounge serves beer, wine, and cocktails from the full bar alongside appetizers, burgers, sandwiches, and dinner plates. Popular menu items include jalapeno popper dip with tortilla chips, mozzarella cheese sticks, fried pickles, taco salads, Philly cheesesteak sandwiches, and hamburger steak topped with cheese, onions, and gravy served with french fries and veggies. Trivia, live music, and food and drink specials round out Uptown's offerings. Uptown Lounge is open Monday through Saturday from 11am until 2am, and Sunday from noon until 2am. 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
Beyond the Bull Nestled in the charming, historic town of Seneca, Beyond the Bull serves New American cuisine in a quaint country setting that welcomes dogs on the outdoor deck. Patrons can enjoy light appetizers such as lobster salad, Asian clam soup, and duck cakes and then choose from varied entrees like bison short ribs, roasted quail, lamb shank, and naan wraps, plus a wide selection of beer and wine. Leashed, non-aggressive dogs are welcome in the deck seating for dinner Thursday through Sunday from 5:30pm-9pm, as well as lunch on Fridays from 11am to 2pm. Call ahead to ensure seating. See Details
J. Peter's Grill & Bar Interstate Leashed dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this American bar located off of I-85. J Peters Bar & Grill serves upscale American cuisine at reasonable prices for lunch and dinner daily. Start the meal with an appetizer order of honey butter croissants, fried shrimp in a hot buffalo sauce, or barbecue chicken nachos. For the main course, try to decide between blackened tuna salad, prime rib sandwich with fries, baby back ribs, fried flounder platter, or blackened chicken alfredo. After dinner, order cinnamon crumb apple cobbler for dessert. J Peters Bar & Grill is open for Monday through Thursday from 11am until 10pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am until 11pm, and Sunday from 11am until 9pm. See Details
Tucker's Restaurant Tucker's Restaurant & Bar is dog friendly! The restaurant has an outdoor patio where dogs are welcome. Tucker's serves lunch, dinner, and one of the best Sunday brunch buffets in Upstate South Carolina. For lunch, the menu features gourmet sandwiches, soups, and salads served in frozen bowls and topped with the likes of crab cakes, grilled salmon, and fried chicken strips. Dinner favorites include hand-rubbed Angus prime rib of beef served with caesar salad and a loaded baked potato, blackened rainbow trout with parmesan creamed spinach, and a combination of broiled shrimp, fried oysters, and Tucker's famous grilled chicken served over seasoned herb rice with sauteed vegetables and a salad. Tucker's Restaurant & Bar is open Monday through Thursday from 11am until 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am until 11pm, and Sunday from 10am until 9pm. See Details
Sonic Drive-In If your pup isn't always on his best behavior at traditional restaurants, share a burger with him from the comfort of your own car instead! See Details
Figs Beanery & Creamery Cafe Figs Beanery and Creamery Cafe is open Monday through Tuesday from 9:00am to 5:00pm, Wednesday from 9:00am to 8:00pm, and Thursday through Saturday from 9:00am to 9:00pm. This is the perfect place to bring your pooch, sit at one of their outdoor dog-friendly tables, and take advantage of the free wifi. They offer a variety of menu options like homemade chicken salad, nine different hotdog combinations, deli sandwiches, organic coffee, ice cream, and more! If you're in a midday slump, stop in and grab a Java Shake, consisting of your choice of ice cream flavor and a shot of espresso. See Details
Potbelly Sandwich Shop Potbelly Sandwich Shop, located in Fargo, is a casual delicatessen-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty noshes. Choose from menu options including soups, salads, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Wreck Sandwich with salami, Angus roast beef, oven-roasted turkey, hickory-smoked ham, melted Swiss, lettuce, tomato, and mayo on multigrain bread. Or go for the Uptown Salad with romaine, iceberg, spinach, all-natural grilled chicken, crumbled bleu cheese, red grapes, apples, dried cranberries, diced red onion, and candied walnuts. Before you leave, grab a shake in your favorite flavor (Vanilla, Chocolate, Coffee, Oreo, Banana, Mixed Berry, Strawberry, and more.) A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog to the table while you go inside to order. See Details
Wild Wing Cafe You can always find cold beer, hot wings, and good times at Wild Wing Cafe. There are eight dog-friendly tables outside at this location in Anderson so you can bring Fido to catch the big game and hang out with friends. Their wings come with tons of customizable options with traditional Buffalo sauces ranging in spiciness from medium to Braveheart. They also offer unique flavors like the Italian, Flying Fajita, Honey Lime Sriracha, and much more. Other menu items include wraps, sandwiches, burgers, and salads. Each location often hosts special events like trivia nights and live music. See Details