Dog Friendly Restaurants in Pine Knoll Shores, NC

There are 42 pet friendly restaurants within 20 miles of Pine Knoll Shores 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 Pine Knoll Shores. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Crab's Claw
Crab's Claw Dogs are welcome at twelve outdoor tables overlooking the Atlantic Ocean at this waterfront restaurant. The Crab's Claw is the only oceanfront restaurant in the southern Outer Banks. The menu features Caribbean specialties like seafood paella, blackened tuna served with pineapple-mango salsa, and salmon over rice and peas with sauteed plantains and a red curry sauce. Seafood steamer pots, steaks, baby back ribs, barbecue burgers, and peel n' eat shrimp are also available. Order a frozen margarita or an Island drink to accompany your meal. The Crab's Claw is open daily 11:30am - 9:30pm. See Details
Pet Friendly The Dockhouse
The Dockhouse The Dockhouse restaurant is located in beautiful downtown Beaufort. With plenty of outside seating, including a new sky deck, dogs can kick back and enjoy the view. See Details
Ice House Waterfront Restaurant Ice House offers seafood, burgers, flatbread, and spring rolls. Dogs are welcome at front porch tables, but table service won't be available if the restaurant is crowded. See Details
Front Street Grill at Stillwater Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables offering spectacular views of Carrot Island horses, Taylors Creek dolphins, and sunsets at this restaurant. Front Street Grill at Stillwater's outside waterfront bar serves light food and drinks all day when in-season. The menu includes parmesan truffle fries, Asian fried shrimp, fish n' chips, Jamaican jerk wings, and blackened tuna tacos. Front Street Grill at Stillwater's is open for lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch; hours of operation are Tuesday - Thursday and Sunday 11:30am � 9pm, Friday - Saturday 11:30am � 10pm. See Details
Big Oak Drive In & Bar-B-Que Big Oak Drive In & Bar-B-Que serves up tasty Shrimp Burgers that you eat in your car, so it's easy to bring your pup along! See Details
Tight Lines Pub and Brewing Co. Tight Lines Pub and Brewing Co. serves up your typical delicious pub grub. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, seafood, chicken, beef, burgers, sandwiches, tacos, wraps, 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 the NC Beer Cheese Dip - creamy housemade cheese sauce blended with a red ale, served with housemade tortilla chips for dipping. Next, sink your teeth into the Southern Gentleman Burger - a custom grind burger topped with housemade bacon pimiento cheese and collards, served with your choice of side (waffle sweet potato fries, French fries, onion rings, fried okra, sauteed squash and zucchini, collard greens, rice, and more.) Tight Lines is open Sunday through Monday from 11:30am to 9:00pm, Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm. See Details
Floyd's 1921 Restaurant Floyd's 1921 Restaurant is a casual yet elegant eatery that serves up a variety of menu options including tapas, soups, salads, sandwiches, wraps, burgers, seafood, chicken, ribs, steak, pasta, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables (weather permitting) while you enjoy your meal. Start by sharing an order of the Fried Green Tomato Stack - fried green tomatoes layered with mozzarella cheese and served with grilled shrimp over baby greens and drizzled with basil oil. Next, chow down on the Twisted Cuban Sandwich with oven roasted pork, ham, Swiss cheese, grilled pineapple, and champagne mustard. Floyd's 1921 Restaurant is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Red Fish Grill & Bar Red Fish Grill and Bar, located in Morehead City, NC, is a casual eatery that specializes in fresh, delicious seafood. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a craft cocktail and an order of the Seared Tuna Sashimi with wasabi, pickled ginger, and Asian glaze. Next, chow down on the Islander with sea scallops, shrimp, creamy feta, spinach, wine butter sauce, and linguini pasta. Or go for the Fried Soft Shell Crab Sandwich with cajun sauce on a brioche bun, served with slaw and fries. Red Fish Grill and Bar is open Sunday through Thursday from 4pm to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 4pm to 10pm. See Details
The Village Market The Village Market is a locally owned gourmet deli and sandwich shop that serves up a variety of menu options including omelettes, breakfast plates, biscuits, bagels, sandwiches, paninis, salads, wraps, hotdogs, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Top Round Roast Beef Sandwich with lettuce, tomato, provolone, and horseradish cream sauce on a Kaiser bun. They also offer a number of vegetarian-friendly items such as the Veggie Wrap with lettuce, tomato, cucumber, red onion, green pepper, carrot, black olive, pesto cream cheese, and balsamic vinaigrette on a wrap. The Village Market is open daily from 7:00am to 4:00pm. See Details
Circa 81 Tapas and Cocktaileria Circa 81 Tapas and Cocktaileria is a unique farm-to-table eatery that serves up delicious dishes prepared with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Choose from menu options including small plates, soups, salads, cheeses, charcuterie, sandwiches, burritos, pasta, beef, seafood, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with the Circa 81 Martini (vodka, amaretto, Malibu rum, peach schnapps, grenadine, orange juice, pineapple juice) and an order of the Caprese Salad with heirloom tomato, herbed mozzarella, basil, basil olive oil, 18 year traditional balsamic, and smoked Alderwood salt. Next, dig into the Mushroom Port Ragout - blend of cremini mushrooms, port wine, garlic, and basil, served on a sub roll with havarti cheese, spinach, and roasted tomatoes. Or try the unusual Sweet Potato Quesadilla with cream cheese, cinnamon, cumin, a hint of cayenne pepper, and sweet and spicy pepper jelly. Circa 81 is open Monday from 11:30am to 9:00pm, Wednesday through Thursday from 11:30am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 9:30pm, and Sunday from 10:30am to 8:00pm. See Details
Bake, Bottle and Brew Traditionally a wine and beer brewing supply store, Bake, Bottle and Brew is a sort of fun take on a hybrid-Hawaiian General Store. It's stocked with flavorful ice cream, hot and iced coffee, craft beer, and a wine selection that changes with the seasons. Well-behaved dogs are welcome at any of the outside seating areas and are rewarded with a spectacular elevated view of downtown or the Intracoastal. Note: dogs aren't permitted in the downtown Swansboro area during the Summer Concert Series. See Details
Church Street Irish Pub & Deli Church Street is an Irish Pub that serves hot and cold sandwiches, hot dogs, and salads. Dogs may join you at outdoor tables on the patio, but please note your order will be packaged as takeout. See Details
Muttigans Muttigans, located in Emerald Isle, NC is a casual coffee shop that serves up a variety of delicious caffeinated beverages along with an assortment of pet supplies and pet grooming! Fido is, of course, welcome to join you at this pet-friendly establishment while you enjoy your day! Muttigans is open Monday through Saturday from 7am to 6pm, and Sunday from 8am to 4pm. See Details
Saltwater Grill Overlooking the Intracoastal waterway and Bogue Sound in the heart of downtown Swansboro, Saltwater Grill serves a variety of surf and turf dishes, including conch fritters, boneless wings, she crab soup, Bourbon Street chicken, beef short ribs, lamb and scallops, lobster ravioli, salmon Florentine, and fried flounder. Dock seating near the water is dog friendly on the weekends. See Details
Michaelangelo's Pizza & Subs Michaelangelo's is open Monday through Thursday from 10:00am to 9:15pm, Friday through Saturday from 10:00am to 9:45pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 8:45pm. Bring Fido along with you to this pet friendly establishment and snag a seat at one of their outdoor tables to enjoy a steaming slice of New York style pie. Choose from a variety of menu options including fried mushrooms, wings, salads, pizza (whole or by the slice), sandwiches, pasta, and more. Michaelangelo's also offers gluten-free pizza crust for those that have dietary restrictions. See Details
Beaufort Grocery Company Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables overlooking Queen Street in Historic Beaufort, NC. Beaufort Grocery Company serves homemade soups, salads, deli sandwiches made with fresh-baked bread, several varieties of cheesecake, and other desserts at lunchtime. For dinner, featured menu items include pan seared shrimp and scallops, Korean-style NY strip steak bulgogi, and roasted rack of lamb. The restaurant also serves Sunday brunch with egg dishes and cocktails. Beaufort Grocery Company is open Wednesday - Monday 11:30am - 2:30pm, 5:30pm - 9pm. See Details
Michaelangelo's Pizza Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this pizzeria. Michealangelo's Pizza serves New York style pizza cooked in a brick oven, pasta dishes, chicken wings, and subs. Stop in for a slice of cheese or order a whole pie loaded with meats and veggies. Michealangelo's Pizza is open Monday - Thursday 10 am - 9:15 pm, Friday - Saturday 10 am - 9:45 pm, Sunday 11 am - 8:45 pm. See Details
Anchor Drafthouse Anchor Drafthouse, located in Atlantic Beach, NC, is a casual bar and pizzeria that serves up a variety of delicious eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Anchor Drafthouse is open Sunday through Thursday from 12pm to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Lazzara's Pizza & Subs Lazzara's Pizza and Subs is an Italian eatery that boasts a variety of menu options including appetizers, pizza, strombolis, calzones, subs, salads, pasta, and more. Snag a seat at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy a slice with Fido by your side. Try the Hawaiian Calzone stuffed with Canadian bacon, pineapple, ricotta, and cheese. Lazzara's Pizza and Subs is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 8:30pm. See Details
Sonic Drive-In If your pup isn't always on his best behavior at traditional restaurants, share a burger with him from the comfort of your own car instead! See Details
Beach Bumz Pub & Pizzaria Located in downtown Morehead City, NC, Beach Bumz Pub and Pizzaria is a casual eatery with a fun, family-friendly atmosphere that serves up a wide variety of menu options. Choose from appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, subs, paninis, pasta, seafood, calzones, pizza, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with a cold beer and an order of Stuffed Hot Peppers - banana peppers stuffed with Italian sausage and mozzarella, then topped with marinara sauce. Next, bite into a slice of the Chicken Florentine pie topped with homemade pesto sauce, grilled sliced chicken, mushrooms, spinach, and mozzarella cheese. Or if pizza's not your thing, go for the Bourbon Burger topped with homemade bourbon sauce, caramelized balsamic onions, and cheddar cheese, served with your choice of homemade sea salt chips or fries. Beach Bumz is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 9:30pm. See Details
Sonic Drive-In If your pup isn't always on his best behavior at traditional restaurants, share a burger with him from the comfort of your own car instead! See Details
White Swan Bar-B-Q & Fried Chicken White Swan Bar-B-Q & Fried Chicken offers Carolina barbeque with homestyle cooking and generous portions. This location in Atlantic Beach offers pet-friendly seating with three tables outside so you can chow down with Fido. The menu includes barbeque sandwiches, chicken, seafood, ribs, and combination plates. You'll find standards like barbeque pork, chicken liver, and pork chops, too. Daily specials are offered throughout the week, too. White Swan Bar-B-Q & Fried Chicken also welcomes bulk orders to take home for later or serve at a family get together. 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
Dank Burrito Dank Burrito, located in Morehead City, NC, is a unique Mexican-American eatery that operates out of both a food truck as well as a brick-and-mortar restaurant. They specialize in delicious tacos and hearty burritos, and your pup is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Pork Belly Tacos with pork belly, kimchi or bahn-mi style pickled veggies, sweet Thai chili sauce, cilantro, and lime. Or go with the Cajun Fried Mahi Burrito with mahi, rice, pico de gallo, lettuce, chipotle mayo, and cilantro. Dank Burrito is open Sunday through Thursday from 10:30am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 10:30am to 10:00pm. See Details