Dog Friendly Restaurants in Memphis, TN

There are 146 pet friendly restaurants in Memphis 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 Memphis. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Central BBQ
Central BBQ Central BBQ is dog friendly! Central slow-smokes their ribs, pork, chicken, turkey, beef brisket, sausage, and bologna. Premium meats are rubbed with a secret combination of dry spices, marinated for 24 hours, then smoked low and slow in the pit over a combination of hickory and pecan woods. Be sure to try all of their BBQ sauces, too. Live music on the porch rounds adds to the appeal. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Pet Friendly Celtic Crossing
Celtic Crossing This Irish pub serves the best Sunday patio brunch with live music in Memphis. Dogs are always welcome on the patio at Celtic Crossing. Brunch is so popular that reservations are recommended. See Details
SOB - South of Beale SOB - South of Beale is dog friendly! Dogs are welcome at outside tables at Memphis's first gastropub. Featured on Food Network's "Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives," SOB has quickly gained a reputation for innovative pub food. Bring your dog and sit on the patio while you dine on free popcorn (ask for it!), fried chicken and sweet potato waffle sliders, maple-bacon Brussels sprouts, or "Jack and Coke" bread pudding. Popular for happy hour and brunch! See Details
Brookhaven Pub & Grill Brookhaven Pub & Grill has a dog friendly patio! If great food, HD televisions for watching all the big games, and live music in a neighborhood, dog-friendly pub environment are what you are looking for, then Brookhaven is a perfect choice! See Details
The Arcade Restaurant The Arcade Restaurant is the oldest cafe in Memphis and serves American diner fare. Dogs are welcome at their pet-friendly outdoor sidewalk tables. The restaurant was a favorite of Elvis Presley and has been a filming location for several movies. Be sure to try the signature fried peanut butter and banana sandwich (the King's choice) or a Southern breakfast plate. The Arcade Restaurant is open for breakfast and lunch Sunday through Wednesday from 7am to 3pm, and breakfast, lunch, and dinner Thursday through Saturday from 7am to 10pm. See Details
Slider Inn Slider Inn is dog friendly! The menu offers awesome fries, a variety of local beers, and, of course, sliders. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor patio, which is consistently voted as one of Memphis's best patios. Check the schedule for trivia night, game night, and bike night during the week. See Details
Memphis Pizza Cafe Memphis Pizza Cafe has a dog friendly patio! This local joint is consistently voted as serving the "Best Pizza" in Memphis. Pizza is available by the slice or by the pie; and calzones, subs, and salads round out the menu. Full bar. Outdoor seating is weather permitting. See Details
Central BBQ Central BBQ Downtown offers six dog-friendly tables and some of Memphis's finest 'cue. Along with the classic trappings of a Southern barbecue restaurant, Central offers unique items like a sausage and cheese plate, smoked chicken wings, and even a vegetarian portobello mushroom burger. Of course, you can get your carnivore fix with ribs, pulled pork, chicken, turkey, and a slew of sides. Central BBQ is open seven days a week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Cheffie's Cafe Cheffie's Cafe offers a menu of salads, sandwiches, gelato, and sells beer and wine. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome on the shaded patio. Water bowls and snacks available upon request. See Details
Elwood's Shack Elwood's Shack is dog friendly! Bring your dog and sit outside at one of the picnic tables and dig into some good food. Whether you come for their country breakfast, smoked bbq for lunch or dinner, or weekend brunch, you'll be in for a real treat. Favorite menu items include biscuits and gravy, brisket puffy tacos, spicy jerk chicken wings, hot dogs, pizza, and ribs. Save room for a maple-bacon cupcake to share with your dog! See Details
Cafe Ole Cafe Ole has a dog friendly patio! Bring your dog along to Cooper-Young's Cafe Ole while you enjoy Mexican food and drinks and listen to live music outside. They are open for lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch. The bar stays open late. See Details
Aldo's Pizza Pies Aldo's Pizza Pies in downtown Memphis is dog friendly! Sit on their patio to enjoy a pizza pie with your pup in tow. Choose a classic topping like pepperoni, or be more adventurous and add enoki mushrooms, grilled shrimp, truffles, or eggplant! Appetizers, salads, sandwiches, and desserts are also available. See Details
Belly Acres Belly Acres has a dog friendly patio! Head over to Midtown's Overton Square when the weather is nice to enjoy a delicious burger and milkshake at Belly Acres with your dog. The burgers are the real stars here; all are made with grass-fed beef and other quality ingredients fresh from the farm. If you aren't in the mood for beef, Belly Acres also serves salads, chicken and waffles, turkey burgers and veggie burgers. A Southern-style breakfast is served on weekend mornings. See Details
The Majestic Grille The Majestic Grille has a dog friendly patio! Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this restaurant in downtown Memphis. The Majestic Grille is open daily for lunch and dinner, and on the weekends for brunch. Dog friendly seating is only available when the weather is nice and warm. See Details
Tug's - A Casual Grill Tug's - A Casual Grill is located at the River Inn in Harbor Town on Mud Island in Memphis. The pub has several dog-friendly tables on their outdoor patio with views of the Mississippi River. The menu features Southern pub fare including chicken wings, gumbo, juicy burgers, and fish and chips. Breakfast and brunch are served on the weekends. Tug's is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday from 11am to 11pm, Saturday from 8am to 11pm, and Sunday from 8am to 10pm. See Details
BABALU® - Overton Square Babalu Tacos & Tapas is dog friendly! They serve inventive tacos, tapas, and margaritas on the patio to guests with dogs. Menu items to try include the Baba burger, killer guacamole that's made tableside, and sangria. A popular Midtown spot for happy hour. Please note, guests with dogs need to enter from the outside gate. See Details
Young Avenue Deli Young Avenue Deli is dog friendly! This laid back deli and bar features sandwiches, fried foods, and a large selection of craft beers on tap. The patio is great for people watching with your pup. See Details
Lost Pizza Co. Lost Pizza Co. is dog friendly! Well-behaved dogs are welcome on the front patio. If you aren't in the mood for pizza, you can choose from buffalo wings, hot tamales with crackers, subs, pastas and salads. Dogs are not welcome inside where you order, so plan accordingly. See Details
Central BBQ - Summer Central BBQ East offers several dog-friendly tables and finger licking fixings. Along with the classic trappings of a Southern barbeque restaurant, they offer unique items like their sausage and cheese plate and even a vegetarian portobella mushroom burger. Of course, you can get your carnivore fix with ribs, pulled pork, chicken, turkey, and a slew of sides. Central BBQ is open seven days a week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Cheesecake Corner Cheesecake Corner, located in downtown Memphis, TN, is a cafe that serves cheesecake, quiche, and wine. Your dog is welcome to join you at this pet-friendly restaurant's outdoor sidewalk tables while you indulge your sweet tooth. Cheesecake Corner is open Sunday through Thursday from 3pm to 10pm, Friday from 3pm to 12am, and Saturday from 6pm to 12am. See Details
East End Grill East End Grill Winchester is a casual restaurant and bar that offers three dog-friendly tables just off their patio. The menu includes both familiar fare and unique options like duck tacos, buffalo chicken quesadillas, or their Pop-Boom Po'Boy. They offer several vegetarian options, too! On the weekends, East End Grill serves brunch from 11am to 2pm. Stop by to catch the big game or test your knowledge at the live Tuesday trivia. East End Grill is open seven days a week from 11am to 3am with the kitchen closing nightly at 2am. See Details
Tamp & Tap Tamp and Tap downtown offers two dog-friendly tables and a menu of signatures sandwiches, gourmet coffee, and craft beer. The menu covers breakfast, brunch, and lunch with a variety of classic options and house made sandwiches. To drink, they offer a wide variety of coffee, espresso, and locally brewed beers. This location also regularly hosts trivia, pint nights, and other special events. Brunch is available Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 2pm with live bluegrass from 11am to 2pm. Tamp and Tap is open daily from 7am to 7pm and Wednesdays until 9pm. See Details
Tart Dogs are welcome on the patio at Tart, located in the Cooper-Young district. Sip on a cappuccino and enjoy a pastry on the patio overlooking this quaint neighborhood. Or, meet up with friends for an outstanding brunch with French favorites like Croque Monsieur, quiche, baked eggs in brioche, or croissant breakfast sandwiches. See Details
Side Street Grill Side Street Grill serves Cuban sandwiches, shrimp Alfredo, and New York strip steak. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.

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