Dog Friendly Restaurants in Port Charlotte, FL

There are 25 pet friendly restaurants in Port Charlotte that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. 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 Port Charlotte. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Twisted Fork
The Twisted Fork Located next to Bert's Black Widow Harley Davidson in Port Charlotte, FL, the Twisted Fork is a dog-friendly eatery serving down-home Florida cuisine with "a twist." Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables on the pet-friendly covered patio. See Details
Pet Friendly Wally's Southern Style BBQ
Wally's Southern Style BBQ Wally's Southern Style BBQ in Port Charlotte, FL, serves succulent southern style pork, beef, and chicken BBQ slow cooked to perfection in their own smoker, and offers dog-friendly patio seating. Dig into mouthwatering platters of St. Louis style ribs, pulled pork, smoked chicken, and brisket, plus traditional sides such as fried okra, baked beans, corn on the cob, and potato salad. See Details
Gatorz Bar and Grill Gatorz Bar and Grill serves sliders, wings, and a variety of other tasty pub eats. See Details
Luigi's Pizzeria Pizza lovers can try Luigi's Pizzeria for either New York or Sicilian style pizza. They have four pet-friendly outdoor tables for you and your dog to enjoy one of their Italian specialties. Try The Works pizza, topped with pepperoni, mushrooms, green peppers, onions, sausage, meatballs, and ham. If you go during lunch from Tuesday through Friday, there are specialty buffets, which change depending on the day. See Details
Olympia Olympia is a casual local restaurant specializing in Greek cuisine. There are two dog-friendly tables outside on their patio where you can dine with Fido. House specials include mousaka, baked lamb shank, and the gyro plate. They also serve chicken, veal, pasta, sandwiches, and a mix of Mediterranean dishes. Olympia is open daily from 7:00am to 7:30pm. See Details
Joseph's Deli This mom and pop style neighborhood deli offers American and Mediterranean cuisine such as Greek salad, pita sandwiches, gyro omelettes, Italian subs, and chicken parm sandwiches. Outdoor seating is limited, but dog friendly.
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Pioneers Pizza If you enjoy pizza, try out Pioneers Pizza. They have four small pet-friendly outdoor tables, where you and your dog can enjoy a meal in the beautiful Floridian weather. Pioneers believes that ingredients should always be the very best, so they use ingredients sourced from local farmers, fishers, and butchers. Be a pioneer and build your own pizza, or go for a special like the Formaggio with mozzarella, parmesan, ricotta, fresh garlic, and Italian basil. Not in the mood for pizza? Try one of their pasta dishes like the baked ziti or the no-meat lasagna. See Details
Sam's Subs Serving the Port Charlotte for over 15 years, Sam's offers fresh salads, hot and cold sandwiches, grilled craft burgers, wings, wraps, and fried fish and shrimp. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Abbes Donut Nook Inc. Abbes Donut Nook is open daily from 5:00am to 3:00pm. They offer up a plethora of donut options from cake to yeast to filled. Sit outside at their dog-friendly tables and enjoy a chocolate donut topped with sea salt, or a bacon-topped delicacy. Locals and tourists alike have clamored over their apple fritters, and cinnamon buns, as well. Abbes is sure to have a pastry for any palate. Be aware, however, as Abbes Donut Nook does not accept cards of any kind - cash only! See Details
Jason's Deli Jason's Deli on El Jobean Road is home to two pet-friendly tables, so you can bring Fido with you to enjoy soups, salads, garden fresh salad, and for vegetarian hounds, a number of meatless eats. If meatless eats sounds good to you, then indulge in their black bean taco salad: mixed salad greens and organic blue corn chips, topped with black bean and roasted corn mix, and garnished with cheddar, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo, and Southwest spices, served with salsa on the side. Whether you are hungry for a fresh salad, sandwich, or dessert, you'll find your fix at Jason's Deli. 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
Papa G's If you want to support local students while also enjoying a delicious meal, check out Papa G's. They have two pet-friendly outdoor tables, but dogs are not allowed inside, so someone will have to wait outside with Fido while you go in to order. Papa G's is a dining room led completely by the culinary students are Charlotte Tech Center. They are open for lunches every day and Thursdays for dinner, and the menu is different every day. The only thing you can be sure of is the fact that the food will be delicious. The culinary students there have bright futures in gourmet restaurants or higher culinary institutions, and by eating at Papa G's, you will help them pursue their dreams. See Details
Chubbyz Tavern Grill Chubbyz Tavern and Grill is a popular spot for beer, burgers, and wings. There is plenty of room for Fido, too, at their nine dog-friendly tables. Some of the popular menu items are the French dip, shrimp basket, and pork tenderloin. If you just feel like snacking on small plates while you enjoy a drink, they have plenty of tasty appetizers like fried mushroom and grilled Ahi tuna. Chubbyz is open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 2am and Sunday from 11am to 12am. See Details
Charlie's Subs & Grill Charlie's Subs and Grill is open Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm, and Saturday from 7:00am to 2:00pm. This family-owned establishment is pet-friendly, so bring Fido along to enjoy a bite at one of their outdoor tables. Begin your meal with a small plate of fried mushrooms, jalapeno poppers, onion rings, or mozzarella sticks, and then dig right in to the perfectly constructed sandwich of your choice. Two favorites are the Cuban and the Reuben Panini. The Cuban is made with roast pork, ham, swiss cheese, pickles, and mustard, while the Reuben Panini consists of the classic corned beef, swiss, sauerkraut, and 1000 island dressing! See Details
Buffalo Wings & Rings Buffalo Wings and Rings is an upscale sports restaurant serving farm-to-table dishes to Port Charlotte locals and tourists alike. Visitors to the restaurant with Fido in tow can head to one of its fifteen outdoor tables to order a dish off of its chef-inspired menu. Buffalo Wings and Rings' menu is made up of nachos, chips, dips, shareable plates, wings, salads, soups, burgers, sandwiches, quesadillas, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Vanilla Creme Brulee Cheesecake, Turtle Lava Cake or a Chocolate Croissant. See Details
Fresh & Fresh Cafe & Gelato World Fresh & Fresh Cafe & Gelato World is a dog-friendly restaurant in Port Charlotte. They welcome pets at six outdoor tables whenever the weather is nice. See Details
Panera Bread Panera Bread on Tamiami Trailhas six pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to dine. The popular national chain serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. Stop by early for one of their freshly baked breakfast sandwiches, pastries, or Baked Egg Souffles. Panera Bread is known for their fresh, and clean eating salads, soups, and sandwiches like Bacon Turkey Bravo, Napa Almond Chicken Salad, and Steak and White Cheddar Panini. They have a full espresso and coffee bar where you can get signature drinks like the Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, and Plum Ginger Hibiscus Tea. 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
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Port Charlotte locals and tourists alike. four outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth wanting to indulge alongside Fido. Dairy Queen's menu is comprised of Grillburgers, artisan-style sandwiches, hot dogs, chicken strip baskets, snacks such as Pretzel Sticks with Zesty Queso, Potato Skins, and chicken snack melts, salads, and sides such as fries, onion rings, and cheese curds. Its menu also includes blizzards, hot desserts a la mode, dipped cones, sundaes, cold and blended coffees, shakes, malts, and Orange Julius drinks. 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on Kings Highway in Port Charlotte provides four tables with dog-friendly seating. The vast menu includes a broad range of coffee drinks, tea, cold brews, and their popular Frappuccino in tons of customizable flavors. Don't forget to ask for a Puppuccino just for Fido! You can also find a light bite with breakfast options, sandwiches, bagels, parfaits, protein boxes, and baked treats. 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
Super Day Express Super Day Express is a quick service deli located adjacent to a gas station. The restaurant offers five picnic tables with dog-friendly seating. The diverse menu includes pizza, pasta, seafood, chicken, and subs. The dishes reflect a little of Greek, Italian, and American cuisine. Don't miss out on the dessert menu with large cakes for special events or small bites like cannolis and baklava. Super Day Express is open daily from 5am to 10pm. See Details
Morgan's Cafe Morgan's Cafe is an unassuming diner with American fare and two dog-friendly tables outside. Some of their most popular items include the biscuits and gravy, pancakes, and other homestyle breakfast bites. Lunch selections include comfort food like pork tenderloin. Morgan's Cafe is open for breakfast and lunch. See Details
Applebee's Applebee's is a dog-friendly grill and bar serving Port Charlotte locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Murdock Circle can head to one of Applebee's six outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Double Crunch Bone-In Wings, smothered in Honey BBQ sauce, alongside Fido. The grill and bar's menu includes appetizers such as Chicken Wonton Tacos, Spinach and Artichoke Dip, and Cheeseburger Egg Rolls, pasta, seafood, chicken dishes, burgers, sandwiches, tacos, salads, steaks, and more. Diners with room for dessert can order a Blue Hawaiian Long Island Iced Tea and a Triple Chocolate Meltdown to top it all off. See Details
Rally's Hamburgers This fast food spot on Tamiami Trl has several pet-friendly outdoor seating so you are welcome to bring your dog along. Rally's Hamburgers is serving fast and easy items like hamburgers, chicken sandwiches, wings, and hot dogs. Have a big appetite? You may want to try the Baconzilla burger. To go along with your sandwich, they have their famous seasoned fries which you can get by themselves or loaded with cheese and bacon. If you are looking for a sweet treat, there are shakes in four flavors, Kool-aid slushies, and Stackers, soft serve parfaits with cookies and more. A drive-thru window is also available. See Details
Five Guys Five Guys, located in Port Charlotte, 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
Jersey Mike's Subs Since 1956, Jersey Mike's Subs has been serving authentic East Coast-style subs on freshly baked bread. At this location on Tamiami Trail, you and Fido can choose one of the pet-friendly tables outside. Their menu includes a number of hot sandwiches, such as Jersey Mike's Famous Philly: grilled onions, peppers and melted white American cheese; meatball and cheese, melted provolone, tomato sauce, and parmesan cheese; or the big kahuna cheese steak, grilled onions, peppers, mushrooms, jalapenos, and extra melted white American cheese. If you'd rather cut down on the carb's, why not try a grilled veggie wrap: grilled green bell peppers and onions, melted swiss and provolone, lettuce, tomato, and homestyle ranch dressing. 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