Dog Friendly Restaurants in Newton, NC

There are 2 pet friendly restaurants in Newton that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables, and 47 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 Newton. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Carolina Vines
Carolina Vines Carolina Vines is a local wine bar in Newton, NC, that serves up crisp wines, cold beers, and delicious eats. Whether you're craving a sweet North Carolina red, or a dry California white, they've got you covered. Choose from menu options including cheese boards, charcuterie, hummus, paninis, desserts, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy the day. Try the Spicy Italian Panini Aioli with salami and soppressata, herb chili aioli, lettuce, tomato, and your choice of cheese (rosemary goat, smoked gouda, smoked bleu, merlot goat, brie, manchego, English cheddar, or pepper jack.) Let the friendly and knowledgeable staff lead you to the perfect glass of vino to go along with your meal. Carolina Vines is open Tuesday through Saturday from 3:00pm to 11:00pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Sonic Drive-In
Sonic Drive-In This fast food restaurant on Boundary 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
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
Lake Norman Tavern Lake Norman Tavern is a local watering hole located in Mooresville, NC, that offers up an extensive menu of traditionally delicious pub grub. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, wings, tacos, fried seafood baskets, ribs, burgers, hotdogs, sandwiches, seafood, steak, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with a cold beer and an order of Jalapeno Poppers stuffed with cheddar and cream cheese, with a side of chili lime ranch dressing for dipping. Next, sink your teeth into the South of the Border Burger topped with pepper jack, fresh jalapenos, and a white cayenne lime sauce. Or go for the highly recommended Baja Style Fish Tacos with beer battered grouper, cabbage, pico, and white cayenne lime sauce on warm tortillas! Lake Norman Tavern is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 12:00am, Friday from 11:00am to 2:00am, Saturday from 8:00am to 2:00am, and Sunday from 8:00am to 11:00pm. 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
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
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
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
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
Apps & Taps Apps & Taps is a casual and festive waterfront bar and grill that offers tasty American eats and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Patrons can feast on mouthwatering menu favorites like fried pickles, BBQ pork potato skins, sliders, hickory smoked ribs, Buffalo chicken wraps, and pizza. Wash down the goodness with a cold beer, glass of house wine, or refreshing classic cocktail. Well-behaved dogs are welcome on the spacious deck overlooking serene Lake Norman. See Details
Crafty Burger N' Tap Crafty Burger N' Tap, located in Denver, NC, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious American 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 Avocado Bites, lightly breaded and served with Boom Boom sauce. Next, chow down on the Bacon Jam Burg'r topped with bacon jam, bacon, smoked gouda, lettuce, tomato, and onion. Or go for the Hot Pepper Veggie Burg'r - an in-house-made veggie burger topped with roasted peppers, jalapenos, pepper jack cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onions, and red pepper mayo. Crafty Burger N' Tap is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Toucan's Lakefront Fido can join you at an outdoor, lakeside table at the dog-friendly Toucan's Lakefront on Lake Norman in Mooresville, NC. Pair a one of their creative tiki cocktails with food menu items like tacos, crab cakes, seafood platters, sandwiches, salads, burgers, fajitas and more. See Details
Fourk Fourk is a unique eatery that serves up modern American cuisine in an upbeat atmosphere. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, poultry, steak, seafood, sandwiches, wraps, and more. Join them Monday through Friday from 2:00pm to 5:00pm while they serves up specialty appetizers! Fido is welcome to join you at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables (he must be leashed) while you enjoy a Jalapeno Pineappletini (gold tequila, cointreau, agave nectar, muddled jalapeno, pineapple, lime) and an order of the Hummus Duo with roasted red pepper, edamame, and pita points. Next, chow down on the Crab Cake Sandwich with micro greens, avocado, shaved red onion, bacon, tomato, and spicy aioli, served with your choice of side (cucumber tomato salad, kale chips, pasta salad, shoestring fries, fresh fruit, and more.) Fourk is open Monday through Friday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Saturday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm. See Details
Mi Pueblo Mi Pueblo is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:30pm. This Mexican eatery serves up a variety of fresh and authentic dishes including nachos, fajitas, burritos, enchiladas, chicken, seafood, beef, pork, soups, salads, and more. Bring Fido along for the day and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your meal off with an order of Guacamole Regional made with chunky, fresh avocados cut in pieces and topped with pico de gallo, and served with golden flour tortilla chips. Next, try the Burrito Mexicano - a flour tortilla stuffed with your choice of chicken, pork or ground beef, cooked with tomatoes, onions, and bell peppers topped with cheese dip, lettuce, tomatoes and guacamole and served with Mexican rice and refried beans. See Details
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Hickory, 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
Safari Miles If you're looking for a great place for a delicious meal, check out Safari Miles, which has eight pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a meal on a beautiful day. Safari Miles features fresh ingredients, including seafood and the finest USDA choice beef, so make sure to ask about the daily food and drink specials. Try ordering Miles' Sizzling Prime Rib- prime rib with roasted garlic and rubbed in Cajun seasoning with au jus. Check the calendar before you plan to go- Safari Miles features live music some nights, which you won't want to miss. See Details
Champs Bistro at Rock Barn Golf & Spa If you're a member of Rock Barn country club, then you can enjoy a meal at Champs Bistro, which has six pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a meal on a beautiful day. Champs is a fine dining establishment at the country club, featuring classics like steaks, burgers, meatloaf, and their specialty pan seared duck breast. There are plenty of gluten free, vegetarian, and heart healthy options. Champs Bistro is closed on Sundays and Mondays, and reservations are recommended but not required. See Details
Bistro 127 Bistro 127 is an American style eatery that serves up a variety of breakfast, lunch, and dinner options. Choose from waffles, croissants, omelettes, appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, pizza, pasta, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy an order of Crisp Spring Rolls with duck confit, marinated cabbage, red peppers, cilantro, carrots, and orange hoisin. Later, bite into the Hickory Reuben with corned beef, spicy mustard, Swiss cheese, and house chow chow. If you're more in the mood for pizza, try the Pub Pizza topped with roasted red pepper alfredo, capicola, salami, ham, green onion, and mozzarella. Bistro 127 is open Monday through Thursday from 8:00am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 8:00am 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
Salsarita's Fresh Cantina Salsarita's Fresh Cantina, located in Hickory, is a casual Mexican eatery that serves up made-to-order dishes prepared in front of you with fresh, tasty ingredients. Choose from menu options including tacos, burritos, bowls, quesadillas, salads, nachos, 'quesoritos', and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try an order of the Nachos - tortilla chips smothered in creamy queso and topped with your choice of ingredients (chicken, steak, pork, shrimp, rice, beans, pico de gallo, salsa, tomatillo salsa, cheese, guacamole, jalapenos, Hacienda ranch, olives, and more!) 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
Sam's Hot Dog Stand Sam's Hot Dog Stand, located in Hickory, is a casual eatery that serves up a simple menu of hot dogs and barbecue sandwiches. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try one of their all-beef hot dogs with your choice of toppings (mustard, ketchup, mayo, onions, coleslaw, chili, sweet relish, sauerkraut, and/or jalapenos.) 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
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts This world-famous doughnut shop on US Highway SE 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