Dog Friendly Restaurants in Kings Mountain, NC

There’s 1 pet friendly restaurant in Kings Mountain that welcomes dogs at their outdoor tables, and 45 more nearby. 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 Kings Mountain. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly 238 Cherokee Grill
238 Cherokee Grill 238 Cherokee Grill serves up a variety of menu options including starters, soups, salads, burgers, sandwiches, wraps, pork, fish, chicken, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables (weather permitting) while you enjoy your meal. Start with an order of Cherokee Wings - your choice of fried or smoked wings tossed in your choice of sauce (mild, hot, diablo, BBQ, polynesian, sweet chili, jerk sauce, old bay, and more) served hot and crispy with a side of celery and ranch or bleu cheese dressing. Next, bite into the Reuben Burger topped with corned beef, housemade sauerkraut, whole grain mustard, thousand island dressing, and Swiss cheese. 238 Cherokee Grill is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Don Pedro
Don Pedro Don Pedro is a Mexican eatery that serves up delicious, authentic dishes. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, tacos, seafood, vegetarian dishes, beef, burritos, enchiladas, chalupas, fajitas, chimichangas, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Chile Relleno - a green chile stuffed with cheese and beef, dipped in egg batter and deep fried to a perfect golden brown. Or try the exclusive Combo Axteca - skirt steak butterflied and flame broiled to perfection, with four prawns seasoned with garlic and grilled, served with rice, beans, cactus salad, and tortillas. Don Pedro is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm. See Details
The Smoke Pit The dog-friendly Smoke Pit is a quick-service barbecue restaurant in Gastonia, NC serving protein-laden plates on a dog-friendly patio. Choose from a variety of smoked meats and homemade sides while you and Fido to hang out on the fan-cooled, covered patio. See Details
Hickory Tavern Hickory Tavern has a large patio where you and your four-legged friends can enjoy a menu of burgers, wings, seafood, and steaks. Always cold beers and delicious desserts available. See Details
Pelican's SnoBalls Pelican's SnoBalls on E Liberty Street has seven dog-friendly outdoor tables, so you are can bring your pup along. Pelican's SnoBalls serves shaved ice topped with your choice of over a hundred pure cane sugar flavors like Honeydew Melon, Dill Pickle, and Red Velvet Cake. All snowballs are gluten-free and nut-free. 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
Floyd & Blackie's Coffeehouse & Ice Cream Whether you're looking for a treat or a midday pick me up, dog-friendly Floyd and Blackie's Coffeehouse & Ice Cream is the perfect place. They have pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a beautiful day while sipping one of their coffees made with organic, fair trade, locally roasted coffee beans. Try a classic coffee or espresso drink or go for a frozen frappe or tea. Floyd and Blackie's also serves Hershey's ice cream, which you can get on its own or blended as a milkshake, as well as a selection of fresh pastries. See Details
El tapatio El Tapatio serves traditional Mexican cuisine in a festive and casual neighborhood setting that welcomes dogs at outside tables. Enjoy a flavorful array of tasty offerings such as spicy shrimp soup, taco salad, tamales, chiles poblanos, flautas, fajita burritos, enchiladas verdes, steak and shrimp, carne asada, chicken adobe, fish tacos, chile Colorado, and for dessert, flan, churros, fried ice cream, and sopapillas. Wash down the goodness with draft beer, house wine, or refreshing margaritas and daiquiris, Dogs can sit with their owners at the front outdoor umbrella tables. El Tapatio is open Monday through Thursday 11am to 10pm and Friday through Sunday 11am to 10pm. See Details
Mayworth's Public House If you're looking for a great place to go for lunch or dinner, check out dog-friendly Mayworth's Public House, which has pet-friendly outdoor tables on their covered patio where you and your dog can enjoy a meal. Mayworth's is an upscale pub using the very finest and freshest ingredients to make delicious meals, made to order. Try one of the burgers, build your own salad, or get an order of deluxe mac and cheese. Make sure to pair your meal with one of Mayworth's craft, draft, and local beers. Check out the weekly events and specials! See Details
Pita Wheel Pita Wheel is an American eatery in Gastonia, NC serving pitas, burgers, salads, wraps and daily specials along with a full-service bar. Dogs are welcome to join you at picnic tables on the patio. See Details
Brixx Wood Fired Pizza A fun neighborhood restaurant, Brixx Wood Fired Pizza is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy a range of dishes, fourteen wines by the glass, and twenty-four craft beers on tap. Pizza-loving visitors to Gastonia with Fido in tow can head to one of the pizzeria's eight outdoor tables to enjoy a slice in the sunshine. Brixx's menu includes starters, salads, sandwiches, pasta, and specialty pizzas such as Bourbon Chicken, Hawaiian, Sweet Thai Chicken, Spicy Shrimp, Wood-Roasted Vegetable, and Artichoke. See Details
R & B Pub House R & B Pub House is a family owned American restaurant in York, SC serving up lunch and dinner with a full bar. Dogs are allowed to join you at outdoor tables on the patio while you enjoy your meal. R & B Pub House is open Monday & Tuesday from 11am to 9pm, Wednesday from 11am to 10pm, Thurday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm and Sunday from noon to 8pm. See Details
Hooters Hooters, located in Gastonia, 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 six 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
Pleasant City Wood Fired Grille Pleasant City has an awesome menu with specialty pizzas, pasta, hot and cold sandwiches and more. They also offer a great craft and domestic beer selection. Their outdoor seating area has umbrellas for added shade and allows nice views of he city fountain. They always bring out a little bowl of water for our pup! See Details
Portofino's Italian Restaurant Portofino's Italian Restaurant serves up a variety of menu options including appetizers, salads, pasta, poultry, veal, seafood, baked dishes, pizza, calzones, strombolis, subs, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy an appetizer of Mozzarella Alla Caprese - fresh buffalo mozzarella and tomato in olive oil and basil. Try the Veal Maria, consisting of tender veal mixed with wild mushrooms in a brandy demi-glaze sauce, and finished with a crabmeat topping. Pizza enthusiasts should try their Pescatore pie, topped with clams, mussels, calamari, octopus, and shrimp. Portofino's Italian Restaurant is open Tuesday through Thursday from 10:30am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 10:30am to 9:30pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Fresh Vibes Juice Bar The dog-friendly Fresh Vibes Juice Bar serves cold-pressed juices and other healthy fare in a cozy and colorful walk-up and drive-thru eatery. Patrons can sample the health-conscious menu that features hot and iced coffee drinks, fresh pressed fruit and vegetable juice blends, pure apple, carrot, and orange juice, refreshing specialty smoothies, crisp kale salads, and guilt-free meatless sandwich wraps packed with hummus, avocado, portobello mushrooms, and other vegan ingredients. There is only one outdoor table available, so call ahead to ensure seating with Fido. Fresh Vibes Juice Bar is open Monday through Friday from 6am to 6pm, Saturday 8am to 2pm, and is closed Sundays. See Details
Lily's Italian Bistro Lily's Italian Bistro serves up a variety of Italian dishes with menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, pizza, pasta, burgers, wraps, seafood, pork, beef, poultry, desserts, and more. Your well-behaved pup is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy an appetizer of the fried calamari served with marinara and smoked jalapeno aioli for dipping. Next, try the Linguini Frutti di Mare with mussels, clams, shrimp, calamari, and lobster in a spicy marinara sauce. Pizza enthusiasts should try the White Pizza topped with spinach, tomato, ricotta, mozzarella, and parmesan. Lily's Italian Bistro is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. See Details
Italianno's Italianno's is an Italian eatery that serves up a variety of fresh, authentic menu options. Choose from appetizers, wings, salads, sandwiches, subs, burgers, pizza, pasta, chicken, veal, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with an order of fresh mussels steamed in your choice of white wine and garlic sauce, or marinara. Next, bite into a slice of Margherita Pizza topped with tomato sauce, buffalo mozzarella, sliced roma tomatoes, and fresh basil. Or if sandwiches are more your thing, go with the Caprese Sandwich with prosciutto, fresh roma tomatoes, basil, buffalo mozzarella, virgin olive oil, balsamic vinegar, sea salt, and ground pepper, served with a side of fries. Italianno's is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Friday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Saturday from 12:00pm to 9:00pm. See Details
Wings Etc. Wings Etc., located in Shelby, NC, is a casual chain pub that serves up a variety of delicious drinks and tasty grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Wings Etc. is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12am, and Sunday from 11am to 10pm. 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 Gastonia offers dog-friendly seating at two tables 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
LilyBean Coffee & Creamery LilyBean Coffee & Creamery is a dog-friendly coffeeshop in Shelby, NC. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the patio. Have a cup of freshly-roasted, ethically-sourced coffee, or try a hot or cold specialty drink. Be sure to order a delectable sweet treat or pastry to go with your beverage. See Details
Pita Wheel Pita Wheel is a counter-serve American eatery in Dallas, NC serving pitas, burgers, salads, wraps and daily specials along with a full-service bar. Dogs are welcome to join you at one of six picnic tables on the patio. Please note table service is not available, so Fido will need to remain outside while you order inside at the counter. See Details
Sake Express Sake Express is an Asian eatery that serves up a wide variety of menu options. Choose from appetizers, soups, salads, teriyaki and hibachi dishes, steak, seafood, teppanyaki noodles, bento boxes, sashimi, sushi, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy an appetizer of fresh seared tuna with ponzu sauce. Try the entree of Hibachi Steak and Scallops with mushrooms and broccoli, served with your choice of brown or white rice, sweet carrots, and your choice of shrimp sauce or ginger sauce. Sushi lovers should try their Spicy Kanikama Roll with shrimp tempura, cucumber, and avocado, topped with kanikama, spicy sauce, spicy mayo, scallions, and then baked to perfection. Or dig into their signature Dragon G Roll with shrimp tempura, spicy crab mix, cream cheese, and avocado, topped with fresh yellow tail, fresh tuna, and eel sauce. Sake Express is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Joe's Place Joe's Place is open Monday through Wednesday from 10:00am to 9:00pm, and Thursday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. This unique eatery serves American-Italian-Thai fusion cuisine in a variety of menu options including spring rolls, wings, tofu nachos, soups, salads, burgers, sandwiches, pasta, pad thai, drunken noodles, and more. Come with Fido in tow and snag a seat at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables (only available during the spring and summer). Start with an order of Baltimore Crabbie cakes made with blue lump crab, pan seared in a creamy dijon mustard sauce. Then work your way toward the Thai steamed catfish with ginger root, green onions, green peppers, carrots and a mild Thai sauce. See Details
McAlister's Deli McAlister's Deli is a dog-friendly restaurant on Cox Rd. This deli has four 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