Dog Friendly Restaurants in Dawsonville, GA

There are 9 pet friendly restaurants in Dawsonville 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 Dawsonville. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly El Jinete Mexican Restaurant
El Jinete Mexican Restaurant El Jinete Mexican Restaurant is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:30pm. This eatery proudly serves up authentic Mexican cuisine made with fresh ingredients. Choose from the typical menu options including salads, nachos, fajitas, quesadillas, nachos, tacos, steak, chicken, pork, seafood, and more. Fido is more than welcome to tag along while you guys have a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try their soft or fried chimichanga - two flour tortillas deep fried, filled with shredded beef or chicken, beans, and topped with lettuce, tomatoes, sour cream, nacho cheese and guacamole. See Details
Pet Friendly Johnny's New York Style Pizza
Johnny's New York Style Pizza This popular pizzeria has seven dog-friendly tables outside, so Fido can join you for a slice of pie, a calzone, or an Italian dinner. At Johnny's New York Style Pizza on Quill Drive, the customer is in charge. You can select from a range of toppings to cover your pizza with or stick to a plain old margherita if you'd prefer. If you're tired of making all the tough decisions, like does pepperoni really go with olives? Then, let their trained pizza chefs decide, and select one of the specialty pizzas on the menu, such as the veggie deluxe, topped with onions, green peppers, mushrooms, fresh spinach, sliced tomatoes, and green and black olives. See Details
Hacienda Bar & Grill The Hacienda Bar and Grill in Dawsonville serves authentic Mexican cuisine in a fun and pet-friendly atmosphere. The outdoor patio is heated and well-behaved dogs are welcome. See Details
Friends Sports Grill Friends Sports Grill, located in Dawsonville, GA, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a myriad of delicious drinks and tasty fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. See Details
Kani House Kani House on GA-400 has three dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring Fido along with you to indulge in flavors from the Land of the Rising Sun. Their chefs prepare food in front of customers at their hibachi tables or at the sushi bar. The sushi stereotype is raw fish rolled in different ways. At Kani House, they also offer vegetarian rolls, such as spicy tofu rolls: marinated tofu, asparagus tempura, carrots, and avocado topped with spicy mayo' and sweet cream sauce. For items with a little more heat, you may want to try one of the main entrees, cooked to order on the hibachi grill, including salmon, tilapia, shrimp, scallop, and lobster. See Details
Culver's Culver's is a dog-friendly restaurant serving its signature ButterBurgers and fresh frozen custard to Dawsonville locals and tourists alike. Culver's offers a few outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a heap of Wisconsin Cheese Curds alongside their canine companion. Its menu is made up of premium chicken dishes, sandwiches, hearty soups, fresh salads, ButterBurgers, sides, and dinners such as North Atlantic Cod, Butterfly Jumbo Shrimp, Beef Pot Roast, and Chopped Steak. Those with room for dessert can indulge in fresh frozen custard, shakes, malts, or a float. 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
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Dawsonville locals and tourists alike. six outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth wanting to indulge alongside Fido. Dairy Queen's menu is comprised of Grillburgers, artisan-style sandwiches, hot dogs, chicken strip baskets, snacks such as Pretzel Sticks with Zesty Queso, Potato Skins, and chicken snack melts, salads, and sides such as fries, onion rings, and cheese curds. Its menu also includes blizzards, hot desserts a la mode, dipped cones, sundaes, cold and blended coffees, shakes, malts, and Orange Julius drinks. 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
The Varsity Jr The Varsity Jr. is open Monday through Thursday from 10:30am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 10:30am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. This Georgia institution proudly serves up typical American-style food with flair. The staff here is always friendly and accommodating, making the experience all the more pleasurable. Choose from menu options like hotdogs, burgers, sandwiches, salads, chicken, and more. Snag a seat at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy the atmosphere with Fido by your side. Order a Glorified Steak, All the Way, with your choice of Strings or a Bag of Rags (hamburger with mayo, lettuce, tomato, onion, and your choice of fries or chips). See Details
Sonic Drive-In This fast food restaurant on Highway 53 offers carhop service and a handful of pet-friendly tables. At Sonic Drive-In you can get burgers and hot dogs, chicken sandwiches, plus fries, tater tots, and mozzarella sticks. Sonic Drive-In is known for their vast selection of drinks, like Frozen Lemonade, Strawberry Limeade, and Grape Sluch with Rainbow Candy. There is also a selection of milkshakes, Sonic Blasts, waffle cone sundaes, and ice cream slushes. See Details
Yahoola Creek Grill Yahoola Creek Grill is North Georgia's premier casual fine dining experience, and allows Fido to join you at an outdoor, pet-friendly table. The Southern-inspired menu strikes the perfect balance between classic and contemporary, using fresh, locally-sourced ingredients made from scratch. 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
Bourbon Street Grille Bourbon Street Grille is a dog-friendly restaurant located on the Historic Hall House Building on the Dahlonega Square in Georgia. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on their outdoor deck. The menu features Cajun-Inspired fare like Jambalaya, Gumbo, Dirty Shrimp, and Blackened Redfish, as well as other seafood dishes, burgers, steaks and more. Weekend brunch is also available. See Details
Shenanigans Irish Pub Shenanigans Irish Pub in Dahlonega, GA, is a dog-friendly eatery where Fido can join you on the outdoor patio. The menu features tasty combination of traditional Irish and American favorites. A full bar is also available. 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
HopLite Pub & Beer Garden American and Irish eats with plenty of beers. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor beer garden. See Details
Gasthaus Le Cafe Gasthaus Le Cafe serves authentic German fare prepared by an amazing chef. Dogs are allowed in the outdoor beer garden too! See Details
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
Atlas Pizza Atlas serves subs, wraps, wings, and a huge selection of gourmet and specialty pizza. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Rooster's Cafe Rooster's Cafe is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 9:00pm. This casual eatery offers a variety of delicious menu options including soups and salads, wings, burgers, hotdogs, sandwiches, steaks, ribs, and more. Grab a seat at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy a relaxing meal with Fido by your side. The friendly staff makes this joint even better, and the fact that they use fresh, quality ingredients puts them over the top. Try their famous ""Rooster Wings"" in BBQ, mild, medium, hot, Rajun Cajun, or Rooster Red, served with celery, carrot sticks, and your choice of bleu cheese or ranch." See Details
Antebellum Antebellum is open Tuesday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm. This small eatery serves up contemporary Southern cuisine complete with classic Southern charm. Antebellum uses locally sourced ingredients creating fresh, sustainable dishes, which means that their menu is ever-changing, and there are always new things to try. Have a seat at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy the romantic atmosphere with Fido by your side. Start your meal off with an order of fried green tomatoes with bacon jam, brioche, a fried egg, hot sauce and mimosa ice. After you've cleaned the plate, it's time to dig into the grilled Atlantic salmon with a crispy cheddar grit cake, smoked tomato vinaigrette, pepper jelly, local greens and a country ham chip. See Details
2 Dog Housed in a century old house, 2 Dog embodies small town southern charm while serving rustic European and American cuisine. A varied menu of in-house dishes includes gouda fritters, Greek salad, chicken picatta, fried chicken, BBQ shrimp and grits, pimento cheeseburgers, and sausage quesadillas. Dogs are welcome on the quaint outdoor patio. See Details
Espressos Coffee They serve fabulous homemade healthy foods and rich, delicious coffees. Wonderful atmosphere. There is a nice sitting area outside where dogs are welcome. See Details
Wild Wing Cafe You can always find cold beer, hot wings, and fun times at Wild Wing Cafe, a dog-friendly restaurant in Gainesville, GA. Bring Fido to an outdoor tables so you can enjoy great American eats, beer, and good company. Known for tasty wings customized to your liking, choose from a selection of traditional Buffalo sauces catering to mild tastes or eye-watering "Braveheart" heat. For a unique take on popular wings, opt for signature flavors which include Italian, Flying Fajita, and Honey Lime Sriracha. Additional menu items include wraps, sandwiches, burgers, and salads. See Details