Dog Friendly Restaurants in Lenoir, NC

There are 6 pet friendly restaurants in Lenoir 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 Lenoir. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Dos Amigos
Dos Amigos Dos Amigos is an authentic Mexican eatery that serves up a wide variety of fresh, delicious menu options. Choose from appetizers, soups, salads, tacos, seafood, fajitas, enchiladas, chalupas, burritos, quesadillas, and more. Fido is more than welcome to join you at one of their ten pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a cold Dos Equis and an order of fresh guacamole dip. Try the Pollo con Crema - shredded chicken cooked with sour cream and cheese, served with beans, rice, and tortillas. Dos Amigos is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:30pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 9:30pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Icey Freez
Icey Freez Walk-up restaurant serving burgers, hot dogs, fries, ice cream, and frozen treats. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. The Lenoir Mulberry Rec Center has a covered picnic area just across the street. See Details
Bella Torte Bistro & Charlie's Pub This unique eatery offers guests a bistro-style eatery and bakery that sits directly atop a British-style pub. Choose from a wide variety of menu options including eggs benedict, French toast, appetizers, sandwiches, soups, wraps, burgers, tacos, poultry, seafood, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a cold beer and an order of Ahi Tuna with Asian slaw, soy glaze, and wasabi. Next, chow down on the Shrimp and Grits with tomatoes, mushrooms, spinach, red peppers, sundried tomatoes, and a vodka cream sauce. Bella Torte Bistro and Charlie's Pub is open Tuesday through Wednesday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Thursday from 11:00am to 12:00am, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 2:00am, and Sunday from 11:00am to 3:00pm. See Details
TCBY TCBY is a long time purveyor of frozen yogurt with a wide selection of flavors. You can create a custom confection with Fido at this location in Lenoir. There are dog-friendly tables outside so Fido can come along for a frozen treat. The flavor options include tons of dairy free, no sugar added, and gluten-free selections to accommodate various dietary needs and preferences. You'll find flavors like bananas foster, white chocolate macadamia, orange sorbet, and pumpkin. They also offer hand-scooped flavors, cakes, pies, and tons of toppings to customize your treat. You can run in to create your dessert, then enjoy it outside with your pup. 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
Sonic Drive-In This fast food restaurant on Harper Avenue SW 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
Cook Out Cook Out is a dog-friendly restaurant serving fresh, never frozen hamburgers to Lenoir locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Cook Out can head to one of its one outdoor table to indulge in a milkshake alongside Fido. The restaurant's menu is made up of hot dogs, bbq, burgers, chicken dishes, corn dogs, quesadillas, hushpuppies, fries, and more. Forty plus premium milkshakes are available to top off your meal in flavors such as Peanut Butter Banana, Hi-C Punch, Chocolate Cobbler, and Reese's Cup. 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
Blowing Rock Brewing Company American brewery/restaurant with a dog-friendly outdoor patio. They even provide water for your furry friend. See Details
Six Pence Pub Six Pence serves traditional British dishes along with classic American fare in a warm pub setting. Choose from Scotch eggs, ploughman's lunch, deli style sandwiches, bangers and mash, pork chops, crab cakes, and tender pot roast. Fenced patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Come Back Shack Tasty burgers done in a variety of styles, including Carolina, Hula, Cajun, and California. Add some chili cheese fries and a milkshake to complete the meal. Covered deck with heaters is dog friendly. See Details
Speckled Trout The Speckled Trout has been serving up delicious seafood dishes for nearly 30 years in Blowing Rock. Outdoor patio welcome dogs. See Details
Olde Hickory Station Brewpub serves burgers, pizza, and steak, chicken, and pasta entrees. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Troy's 105 Diner This retro '50s style diner serves breakfast all day, homemade soups, fresh salads, NC style BBQ, meatloaf, and burger, sandwich, and seafood baskets. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
Lakeside Pizza & Tavern Lakeside is a combination tavern and pizza joint located on the banks of Lake Rhodhiss. Try a signature pizza or select one from the buffet. Also serve wings, spaghetti, and sandwiches. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Foggy Rock Eatery & Pub Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this pub. Foggy Rock Eatery & Pub serves creative pub grub, local craft beers, wines, and spirits. Popular menu items include blackberry habanero chicken wings, sriracha sea salt edamame, portabella mushroom cheesesteak sandwiches, fried green tomato sliders, chicken salad naan, big salads, and the ""Royale With Cheese"" burger. Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19 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
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
Canyons Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables on the deck with great views overlooking the Johns River Gorge at this restaurant. Canyons Restaurant serves eclectic dishes like the beef enchiladas, Maui sandwiches, buffalo chicken fingers, turkey burgers topped with pepper jack cheese, fish n' chips platters, grilled ribeye steaks, and daily specials. Margaritas, wines, and craft beers are also available. Canyons is open Sunday - Thursday 11am - 7pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - 8pm. See Details
Cafe Gouda Lovely outdoor seating that allows pets on leashes. Fabulous sandwiches and specialty dishes. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. 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
Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar Dogs are welcome at six outdoor tables at this Japanese steak house. Makato's serves teppanyaki meals and sushi. Menu items include seaweed salad, tempura dishes, and teppanyaki steak, shrimp, chicken, lobster, or scallops. Makato's Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar is open daily for lunch from 11am - 2pm, dinner Sunday - Friday 5pm - 9:30pm, Saturday 4:30pm - 9:30pm. See Details
Pepper's Restaurant & Bar Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this bar and grill serving Boone, NC since 1975. Pepper's Restaurant & Bar serves appetizers, sandwiches, salads, flatbread pizzas, burgers, steaks, and seafood. Popular menu items include French onion soup, fried mushrooms, okra fries, an all-you-can-eat salad bar, and the Jean Lawson turkey sandwich with marinated mushrooms, onions, green peppers, and pepper jack cheese on a kaiser roll. Pepper's Restaurant serves a full bar and is open Sunday - Thursday 11am - 9:30pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - 10pm. See Details
Gamekeeper Restaurant Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this Southern restaurant. Gamekeeper Restaurant serves wild game and fresh fish in their ""modern mountain cuisine"" menus that change according to the season. Representative menu items include potato soup with bacon and green onions, cheese plates, cocoa-rubbed elk, grilled bison steaks, and cornmeal crusted trout. Gamekeeper Restaurant is open Thursday - Saturday 5pm - 9pm. Reservations are recommended." See Details
The Town Tavern The Town Tavern, located in Blowing Rock, NC, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious fare. 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 flavor (Thai Red Chili, Smoked Honey Mustard, Sweet Jalapeno, Mango Habanero, Jamaican Jerk, and more). Next, chow down on the Tavern Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich with thinly-sliced rib-eye, American white cheese, grilled onions, green peppers, mushrooms, and/or jalapenos. Or go for the Fresh Veggie Wrap with cheddar jack cheese, cucumbers, lettuce, tomatoes, carrots, onions, and purple cabbage, served with ranch. The Town Tavern is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 2am, and Sunday from 11am to 12am. See Details
The Grind Cafe and Coffee House Excellent full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu. Smoothies, fantastic coffee and beer. Great local establishment is a favorite of locals. Outdoor seats welcome dogs. See Details