Dog Friendly Restaurants in Portland, TN

There’s 1 pet friendly restaurant in Portland that welcomes dogs at their outdoor tables, and 37 more nearby. 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 Portland. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Sonic Drive-In
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
Pet Friendly The Rudder
The Rudder The Rudder serves a variety of American staples such as crab cakes, Buffalo wings, beef stew, meat lover's pizza, ribeye sandwiches, and shrimp platters. Patio deck with lake views is dog friendly. See Details
Dodge's Chicken Store Dodge's Chicken Store is a dog-friendly neighborhood market serving delicious Southern-style food to Hendersonville locals and tourists alike. The Store offers one outdoor table to dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of Boneless Wings alongside Fido. Dodge's menu is comprised of spicy and boneless wings, chicken strips, Southern breakfast items, combination meals and favorites such as its Pizza Stick, Corn Dog, Egg Roll, Cheesy Crispito, Burrito, Hot Fried Pie, and Chicken Sandwich. 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
Panera Bread The dog-friendly Panera Bread's eclectic deli/bakery menu includes soups, salads, hot and cold sandwiches, and pastries and cookies for dessert. Great place for a light lunch or dinner. Outdoor seating area welcomes dogs. See Details
Carrabba's Italian Grill Carrabba's Italian Grill is a dog-friendly restaurant serving Italian fare to Hendersonville locals and tourists alike. three tables are available outside of the Grill for dog owners wanting to enjoy a plate of pasta alongside their pooch. Carrabba's menu is made up of appetizers and small plates, soups, salads, gluten-free and lite fare, pasta, wood-fired pizzas, and entrees made up of chicken pork, veal, steaks and chops, and seafood. Those with a sweet tooth can save room for Tiramisu or Brulee Ricotta Cheesecake. See Details
Ghengis Grill Ghenghis Grill is a chain well known for their wide variety of options and customizable dishes. The Hendersonville location has five outdoor tables with dog-friendly seating. You'll find a diverse variety of options with noodles, rice, meat, vegetables, spices, and sauce. They also serve starters, desserts, beer, and specialty drinks. This location is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Roma Pizza & Pasta Roma Pizza and Pasta is a local chain serving Italian fare and pizza. They have two outdoor tables with dog-friendly seating or you can get it to go. Their menu features a range of specialty pizzas, calzones, pasta, sub sandwiches, and more. Their lunch combos are available every weekday from 10am to 3pm. The Hendersonville location is open Monday through Thursday from 10am to 11pm, Friday through Saturday from 10am to 12am, and Sunday from 10am to 11pm. 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 Hendersonville with Fido in tow can head to one of the pizzeria's ten 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
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
Kave Express Kave Express, located in Hendersonville, TN, is a casual coffee shop that serves up a myriad of delicious caffeinated beverages. Fido is welcome to join you at this pet-friendly joint, as they have a convenient drive-thru window! Kave Express is open Monday through Friday from 6am to 6pm, and Saturday from 7am to 6pm. See Details
Blue Coast Burrito Offering a fresh and healthy menu featuring California mission-style burritos, tacos, and fresh salads, Blue Coast Burrito is a dog-friendly spot frequented by Hendersonville locals and tourists alike. Blue Coast offers eight outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a Taco Salad alongside Fido. The restaurant's menu is made up of customizable burritos, tacos, salad, nachos, quesadillas, bowls, Baja fish dishes, and a Peasant Plate--vegetarian. Guests choose their menu item, ingredients, and toppings and can add sides such as Mexican Rice and Beans, Queso Dip, Guacamole, and Garlic Mushrooms. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in an all-natural gourmet popsicle or cookie. 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
Hooters Hooters, located in Goodlettsville, is a well-known bar and eatery that offers up an array of tasty pub grub served by the famed Hooters Girls. Choose from menu options including appetizers, wings, salads, sandwiches, tacos, burgers, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their fifteen pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Tex Mex Nachos - fresh chips topped with cheese, chili, guacamole, lettuce, pico de gallo, jalapenos, sour cream, and zesty chipotle sauce. Next, chow down on the Baja Fish Tacos with grilled or crispy fish, pico de gallo, fresh cabbage, and special sauce. Or go for the Texas Cheesesteak Sandwich with steak, sauteed onions, green peppers, mushrooms, provolone cheese, queso, Daytona Beach sauce, pico de gallo, and sliced jalapenos! See Details
Perrys Smokin Pig Perrys Smokin Pig serves up delicious, authentic hickory pit-smoked barbecue dishes. Choose from menu options like pulled pork, brisket, chicken, ribs, meatloaf, barbecue sandwiches, loaded potatoes, baked beans, green beans, turnip greens, potato salad, and much more. Fido is more than welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor picnic tables while you enjoy an order of nachos topped with cheese, jalapenos, onions, sour cream, and a generous heaping of pulled pork. Then try the tender pulled pork sandwich served with your choice of side (mac and cheese, cowboy beans, coleslaw, white beans, and more.) Perrys Smokin Pig is open Tuesday through Friday from 11:00am to 7:00pm, and Saturday from 11:00am to 5:00pm. See Details
Moores Famous Chicken Moore's Famous Chicken is a hole in the wall restaurant that specializes in a Tennessee favorite - hot chicken. They have one table outside with dog-friendly seating or you can get your meal to go. They offer different spice levels from mild to the XXX-Hot with chicken breast, wings, and legs. They also offer pork chops, catfish, brisket, and sandwiches. Moore's is open Tuesday from 11am to 8pm, Wednesday from 11am to 7pm, and Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 8pm. See Details
Maggie Moo's Ice Cream & Treatery This ice cream parlor on Anderson Ln N in Hendersonville is home to three dog-friendly tables, so Fido can join you for a nice scoop of flavorful ice cream. Maggie Moo's Ice Cream & Treatery is a chain of independently owned and operated stores that serve up ice cream and a number of other desserts. The flavors available include fresh banana, chocolate mint, coffee, dark chocolate, vanilla bean, and red velvet cake. They also bake up a range of cookies to accompany your ice cream. 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on Glenbrook Way in Hendersonville provides seven 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
The BBQ Place The BBQ Place serves up simple but delicious southern barbecue dishes. Choose from menu options like appetizers, ribs, pork, turkey, brisket, salads, sandwiches, stuffed potatoes, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the BBQ Nachos - a bed of chips topped with cheese, pork, sour cream, BBQ sauce, and jalapenos. Later, chow down on the Prime Rib Sandwich served with au jus and your choice of side (coleslaw, potato salad, baked beans, fried okra, fried squash, chips, and more.) The BBQ Place is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 8:00pm. See Details
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Goodlettsville locals and tourists alike. 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
Pitchfork Pizza Parlor Pitchfork Pizza is a dog-friendly pizza parlor in Goodlettsville, TN serving up Neapolitan pizza and other classic sports bar fare. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables on the partially fenced, pet-friendly patio. See Details
Firehouse Subs Firehouse Subs, located in Goodlettsville, is a popular deli-style eatery that serves up a variety of tasty subs and salads. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Hook and Ladder Sub with smoked turkey, Virginia honey ham, and melted Monterey jack cheese. Order it Fully Involved to get mayo, deli mustard, lettuce, tomato, and onion! Or try the New York Steamer Sub with USDA corned beef brisket, pastrami, melted provolone, deli mustard, mayo, and Italian dressing. For something a bit lighter, try the Firehouse Salad with romaine, tomato, bell pepper, cucumber, mozzarella, pepperoncini peppers, and dressing, with your choice of smoked turkey, grilled chicken, or Virginia honey ham. 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
Buffalo Wild Wings Branding itself as a fun, edgy, high-energy and easygoing restaurant, Buffalo Wild Wings is a dog-friendly sports-focused place to enjoy a meal in Hendersonville. Buffalo Wild Wings offers outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a plate of Spinach Artichoke Flatbread alongside their canine companion. The restaurant's menu is made up of wings, shareables, burgers, tenders, mac and cheese, salads, wraps, sandwiches, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Cheesecake Bites, Dessert Nachos, Loaded Ice Cream or Chocolate Fudge Cake. See Details
Culver's Culver's is a dog-friendly restaurant serving its signature ButterBurgers and fresh frozen custard to Hendersonville locals and tourists alike. Culver's offers a few outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a heap of Wisconsin Cheese Curds alongside their canine companion. Its menu is made up of premium chicken dishes, sandwiches, hearty soups, fresh salads, ButterBurgers, sides, and dinners such as North Atlantic Cod, Butterfly Jumbo Shrimp, Beef Pot Roast, and Chopped Steak. Those with room for dessert can indulge in fresh frozen custard, shakes, malts, or a float. 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 Gallatin Pike N is home to two 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
Starbucks Whether you are getting your early morning coffee fix or fueling up for a late night, Starbucks has you covered. This location on Nashville Pike in Gallatin 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