Dog Friendly Restaurants in Jacksonville, NC

There are 30 pet friendly restaurants in Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Old Chicago
Old Chicago Old Chicago offers an outdoor bar and seating section where you may order food and beverages without needing to leave your dog unattended. Menu offers traditional bar food such as wings, burgers, pizza, and calzones. See Details
Pet Friendly Mission BBQ
Mission BBQ Succulent BBQ and a dog-friendly patio. Water bowls will be provided. See Details
Ark Drive-In This hole in the wall seafood joint serves delicious shrimp, oysters, flounder, chicken, and renowned hushpuppies, which patrons can enjoy with Fido at their side at an outdoor table. 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
Chick-fil-A Use the walk-up window to order, then grab a seat in the shaded outdoor area. See Details
Mi Cabana Mexican Restaurant Mi Cabana Mexican Restaurant is an authentic Mexican eatery that serves up a variety of fresh, delicious dishes. Choose from appetizers, salads, soups, quesadillas, burritos, fajitas, nachos, tacos, enchiladas, steak, chicken, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to tag along with you while you grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your meal with a Watermelon Margarita (fresh watermelon, Triple Sec, housemade sour, 100% agave, Tequila blanco) and an order of Camarones con Jalapenos - eight shrimp with jalapenos and cheese, served with guacamole and pico de gallo. Next, try the Los Chilangos - one steak and veggie burrito and one chicken and veggie burrito topped with chipotle cream sauce and drizzled with sour cream. Mi Cabana Mexican Restaurant is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Peno Mediterranean Grill Peno Mediterranean Grill, located in Jacksonville, NC, is a casual Mediterranean eatery that serves up a variety of delicious Greek-style fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Greek Gyro with your choice of beef and lamb or chicken with lettuce, tomatoes, onions, Kalamata olives, tzatziki sauce, and feta cheese. Or go for the Casado Bowl with your choice of beef and lamb or chicken, rice, black beans, plantains, avocado salad, cilantro tahini sauce, and parsley. Peno Mediterranean Grill is open daily from 10am to 9pm. See Details
Red Robin There is no shortage of gourmet style burgers at Red Robin. Patio seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q This BBQ spot on Yopp Road has eight pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q is making BBQ favorite Carolina-style pulled pork, fried, freid shrimp and BBQ chicken. Served as plates or sandwiches, you can get your meal with classic sides like baked beans, coleslaw, and potato salad. Save some room for Banana Pudding or Pecan Pie. 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
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
Brrrberry Frozen Yogurt Brrrberry Frozen Yogurt is open Sunday through Thursday from 12:30pm to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 12:30pm to 10:00pm. Enjoy a frosty cone with your pup at one of Brrrberry's pet-friendly outdoor tables! See Details
Abruzzo's Pizza Abruzzo's Pizza is an Italian-American eatery that serves up delicious eats. Choose from options like appetizers, salads, seafood, pizza, pasta, calzones, strombolis, sub sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their few pet-friendly outdoor tables (dogs not allowed inside while you place your order) while you enjoy your meal. Start with an appetizer of their Pepperoni Cheese Bread made with a blend of garlic butter, mozzarrella cheese, parmesan cheese, Italian herbs, and pepperoni slices. Next, bite into the Chicken Florentine Pizza - a white pizza base (ricotta and mozzarella cheeses) topped with spinach, chicken, onions, and herbs. Or go for the Island Style Calzone stuffed with mozzarella, ricotta, Canadian bacon, bacon, and pineapple! Before you leave, savor their Nutella Dessert Calzone - a baked dessert filled with chocolate hazelnut spread and marshmallow, and dusted with powdered sugar. Abruzzo's is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 8:00pm. See Details
Pancho Villa Pancho Villa is an authentic Mexican eatery that serves up a wide variety of menu options. Choose from appetizers, soups, salads, empanadas, burritos, chimichangas, tamales, seafood, beef, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of Jalisco Nachos - crispy tortilla chips topped with your choice of grilled meat, cheese sauce, pico de gallo, and fresh jalapeno peppers, served with guacamole. Or try the Fried Avocado, lightly breaded, seasoned, and deep fried to perfection, served with tomatillo ranch dressing. For the main event, sink your teeth into the Burritos Picantes - two burritos, one ground beef and beans and one chicken and beans, topped with spicy green salsa, lettuce, tomatoes, cheese, and sour cream. Pancho Villa is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Noodles & Company Noodles & Company on Western Boulevard has six pet-friendly tables where you are welcome to dine with your dog. Noodles & Company has noodle and pasta dishes with an international flare. You can get Asian dishes like Japanese Pan Noodles, Italian bowls including Spaghetti and Meatballs, and comfort food meals like Wisconsin Mac and Cheese. Most of the entrees can be made gluten-free. Salads, soups, and shareable items including Korean BBQ Meatballs, Potstickers, and Cheesy Garlic Bread. Check out the rotating specials and you might find Buffalo Mac and Cheese and Pasta Fresca. Bringing the kids with your too? No problem. Noodles & Company has kids meals. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up while you go inside to order. See Details
Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q This BBQ spot on Gum Branch Road has seven pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q is making BBQ favorite Carolina-style pulled pork, fried, freid shrimp and BBQ chicken. Served as plates or sandwiches, you can get your meal with classic sides like baked beans, coleslaw, and potato salad. Save some room for Banana Pudding or Pecan Pie. 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
Hooters Hooters, located in Jacksonville, is a well-known bar and eatery that offers up an array of tasty pub grub served by the famed Hooters Girls. Choose from menu options including appetizers, wings, salads, sandwiches, tacos, burgers, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Tex Mex Nachos - fresh chips topped with cheese, chili, guacamole, lettuce, pico de gallo, jalapenos, sour cream, and zesty chipotle sauce. Next, chow down on the Baja Fish Tacos with grilled or crispy fish, pico de gallo, fresh cabbage, and special sauce. Or go for the Texas Cheesesteak Sandwich with steak, sauteed onions, green peppers, mushrooms, provolone cheese, queso, Daytona Beach sauce, pico de gallo, and sliced jalapenos! See Details
Credo's Pizza Credo's Pizza serves up a variety of menu options including specialty pizzas, salads, BBQ ribs, wings, calzones, and more. Let Fido tag along for the day and you can snag a seat at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Philly Cheesesteak pie topped with steak, mushrooms, green peppers, and onions. Or go for the Very Veggie Calzone, filled with cheese, mushrooms, onions, green peppers, black olives, lettuce, and tomatoes. If you're looking for something a bit on the lighter side, try the Antipasto Salad with fresh crisp lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, black olives, onions, pepperoncinis, ham, salami, cheese, and croutons. Credo's Pizza is open Monday through Saturday from 10:30am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 10:30am to 9:00pm. See Details
Rally's Hamburgers This fast food spot on N Marine Boulevard has six pet-friendly outdoor seating so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Rally's Hamburgers is serving fast and easy items like hamburgers, chicken sandwiches, wings, and hot dogs. Have a big appetite? You may want to try the Baconzilla burger. To go along with your sandwich, they have their famous seasoned fries which you can get by themselves or loaded with cheese and bacon. If you are looking for a sweet treat, there are shakes in four flavors, Kool-aid slushies, and Stackers, soft serve parfaits with cookies and more. A drive-thru window is also available. See Details
Sweet Frog Frozen Yogurt Sweet Frog Frozen Yogurt specializes in customizable frozen yogurt with tons of toppings and flavor options. This location in Jacksonville offers dog-friendly seating at one table outside. There are options for fat-free, low-fat, and no sugar added flavors as well as gelato and non-dairy selections. Flavors range from apple pie and cappuccino to toasted marshmallow and strawberry. You can also indulge in the fruity Dole Whip with flavors like pineapple and mango. Top of your treat with fruit, nuts, sauces, candy, and more. Please note that table service isn't available, so Fido will have to wait outside while you're making your yogurt. See Details
Port City Java Port City Java, located in Jacksonville, NC, is a casual coffee shop and cafe that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. Try the Spicy Southwest Wrap - a whole grain tortilla filled with chicken, jalapenos, cheddar jack cheese, and chipotle hummus. Or go for a Muffin in your favorite flavor (Banana Nut, Blueberry, Chocolate Chip, Cranberry-Orange, Lemon-Poppy, Pumpkin, and more!) Before you leave, grab a cup of caffeine to enjoy down the road, like the Iced Like the Milky Way - fresh espresso mixed with vanilla and caramel Monin syrup, Ghiradelli chocolate, and chilled milk served over ice and topped with handmade whipped cream and a caramel-chocolate drizzle. 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
Smoothie King This smoothie spot on Western Boulevard has two pet-friendly outdoor tables and a walk-up window, so you are welcome to bring your pup along to dine. Smoothie King makes a variety of smoothies, with blends full of fresh fruits, proteins, and vitamins. There are dozens of options at Smoothie King, like the Original High Protein Banana, Greek Yogurt Pineapple Mango, and Immune Builder Pumpkin Spice. There are even just smoothies for those days when you need a sweet pick-me-up. A drive-thru window is also available. See Details
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts This world-famous doughnut shop on Western Boulevard is home to dog-friendly tables, so Fido can join you for one of their hugely popular glazed doughnuts. Amongst their interesting doughnuts, you'll find a New York Cheesecake, Oreo Cookies and Kreme, and plenty of other tantalizing treats. Although they are most well known for providing seasonal, classic, and specialty doughnuts, their coffee is fast becoming an American breakfast staple as well. Their interesting coffees include frozen pumpkin spice latte, frozen mocha, hazelnut latte, and iced skinny vanilla latte. If you really like their coffee, you can grab a bag and take it home with you. 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
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Jacksonville, is a popular burger joint that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Choose from menu options including burgers, sandwiches, hot dogs, fries, milkshakes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Bacon Cheeseburger - two hand-formed patties grilled to perfection, two strips of bacon, and two slices of American cheese on a soft sesame seed bun, piled high with the toppings of your choice (mayo, lettuce, pickles, grilled onions and mushrooms, relish, jalapenos, hot sauce, and more!) Before you leave, snag one of their hand-spun Milkshakes with your favorite mix-ins (bananas, cherries, coffee, malted milk, Oreo cookies, Oreo cream, bacon, peanut butter, 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