Dog Friendly Restaurants in Lincolnton, NC

There are 3 pet friendly restaurants in Lincolnton that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 90 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 Lincolnton. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Italianno's
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
Pet Friendly Cook Out
Cook Out Cook Out is a dog-friendly restaurant serving fresh, never frozen hamburgers to Lincolnton locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Cook Out can head to one of its three outdoor tables 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
Sonic Drive-In This fast food restaurant on E Main Street 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
Olde Hickory Station Olde Hickory Station is a dog-friendly American restaurant located in heart of Hickory, NC. Fido is welcome to accompany you for breakfast, lunch or dinner beside an umbrella-shaded table on the outside patio. Enjoy breakfast classics such as omelettes, eggs Benedict, and Belgian waffles, or sample lunch specials which include signature burgers, freshly-made sandwiches, pizza, and seasonal salads. Choose from meat and seafood entrées, steak, or a house-smoked dinner plate for an evening meal. Pair your preferred dish with a craft beer or refreshing cocktail. See Details
Nellie's Southern Kitchen Dogs are welcome at several tables at this Southern restaurant in Belmont. Nellie's Southern Kitchen serves Southern comfort food for lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch. Start with an appetizer order of biscuits and gravy to share (they are available anytime!). For the main course, choose from chicken n' dumplins, meatloaf with mashed ""taters"" and green bean casserole, or fried chicken with four-cheese mac and maple chili roasted winter veggies. Nellie's Southern Kitchen is open Monday - Saturday 11am - 10pm, Sunday 10am - 3pm." 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
The String Bean The String Bean is a dog-friendly eatery in Belmont, NC. Try the Duck Fat Fries and a Pesto Burger, have a beer from their fantastic selection, and maybe even enjoy a live band by the outdoor fireplaces. Fido is welcome to pull up a seat at one of the outside tables. See Details
Glenway Premium Pub The dog-friendly Glenway Premium Pub in Belmont welcomes Fido at outdoor tables. This pub serves affordable pub grub, craft beers, and wines by the glass. Popular menu items include chicken wings tossed in a variety of different sauces, sliders, gourmet burgers, and steaks. See Details
River's Edge Bar and Grill Located at the United States National Whitewater Center, River's Edge allows you to watch kayakers, listen to live bands, enjoy festivals, and eat delicious food. Dogs are welcome, but not on the upper deck. See Details
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
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
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
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
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
Hickory Tavern Hickory Tavern, located in Hickory, is a casual sports bar-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty grub. Choose from menu options including appetizers, salads, wings, chicken tenders, steak, seafood, tacos, burgers, sandwiches, and more. 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 sauce (Mild, Medium, Hot, Caribbean Jerk, Teriyaki, Honey Bee Sting, and more.) Next, chow down on the Smokehouse Burger topped with two slices of thick-cut bacon, Sweet Baby Ray's BBQ sauce, shredded jack and cheddar cheeses, and crispy onion straws. Or go for the Grilled Fish Tacos - two soft white corn tortillas filled with blackened whitefish, shredded cabbage, pico de gallo, Cajun remoulade, and fresh cilantro. See Details
Taste Full Beans Taste Full Beans is a dog-friendly coffeehouse in Hickory, NC, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. Please note that table service is not available so your pup will need to wait outside while you place your order inside. The menu features over 50 varieties of coffees from around the world, an extensive list of loose leaf teas, lattes, frappes, and a food menu boasting items such as breakfast items, baked goods, soups, salads, and sandwiches. They also offer vegetarian, gluten-free, and vegan dishes. See Details
Tastebuds Popcorn Dogs are welcome to sit outside at one table at this popcorn store. You'll need to leave Fido outside while you shop or order a cup of coffee or drink, so plan accordingly. Tastebuds Popcorn is open Monday - Thursday 10am - 7pm, Friday - Saturday 10am - 9pm, Sunday noon - 6pm. See Details
Cafe Gouda Cafe Gouda is a dog-friendly eatery in Hickory, NC, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table for breakfast or lunch. Enjoy delicious sandwiches, build your own pasta dishes, burgers, fresh salads, quesadillas and more. See Details
Friends Friends is pet friendly! Great local bar, not too far off I-85, reasonable prices. Great food and a dog-friendly outdoor patio that has chairs, tables, and TVs (in the summer there's corn hole and other games). 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
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
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
Olde Tavern Olde Tavern serves up a variety of menu options including appetizers, sandwiches, burgers, salads, wings, steak, chicken, pasta, fish, barbecue dishes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a cold beer and an order of Pork Rinds cooked to order tossed in your choice of seasoning (ranch, Memphis, or plain) and served with a spicy ranch dipping sauce. Next, sink your teeth into the Pimento Burger topped with a generous portion of pimiento cheese and fried onions. For something a bit lighter, go with the Southwestern Salad - fresh chopped salad mix, cherry tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, applewood bacon, fire roasted corn, green peppers, jalapenos, tortilla chips, and a three cheese blend served in a tortilla bowl with southwest dressing and your choice of shrimp, chicken (grilled or fried,) tri-tip, or tuna salad. Olde Tavern is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm. See Details