Dog Friendly Restaurants in Raleigh, NC

There are 248 pet friendly restaurants in Raleigh 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 Raleigh. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Whiskey Kitchen
Whiskey Kitchen Whiskey Kitchen, located in Raleigh, NC, is a trendy bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious craft beverages and tasty fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your evening. See Details
Pet Friendly Backyard Bistro
Backyard Bistro Backyard Bistro is a casual eatery in Raleigh that serves up delicious pub style grub. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, burgers, sandwiches, wraps, steak, seafood, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. See Details
Ajisai Japanese Fusion Ajisai Japanese Fusion is a dog-friendly Asian restaurant located in Raleigh, NC. Fido is welcome to sit beside you at a table on the front facing patio. Ajisai source the freshest fish to create the extensive selection of sushi offered. Pair your roll of choice with a drink from the full bar. See Details
Clouds Brewing An American restaurant with a European flare. A completely open space with garage doors that opens to a large patio perfect for you and your furry friend! Don't let the hot weather get you down we have 85 beer, a full bar and great features to keep you cool! See Details
Plates Neighborhood Kitchen Enjoy international dishes with local ingredients and Southern flair. Dogs are allowed on the patio and will be treated to a bowl of fresh water. See Details
Trophy Brewing and Pizza Trophy Brewing and Pizza is open Monday through Wednesday from 5:00pm to 12:00am, Thursday through Friday from 3:00pm to 2:00am, Saturday from 12:00pm to 2:00am, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 12:00am. This microbrewery and eatery offers creative takes on pizza, as well as salads, small plates, and of course, wine, beer, and cocktails. Let Fido tag along on your trip to this pet-friendly establishment and snag a seat at one of their cozy tables. Try the Local Celebrity pizza topped with roasted parsnip ricotta, fontina, grape tomatoes, heritage farms house cured pancetta, and arugula. Brave souls should try The Daredevil topped with ghost chili pepper salami, fire roasted tomato sauce, mozzarella blend, fresh jalapeno, caramelized onions, and sriracha! See Details
Chuy's Tex-Mex Chuy's Tex-Mex is a dog-friendly restaurant serving authentic Tex-Mex food in an eclectic atmosphere. Visitors to Raleigh with Fido in tow and a craving for Chile Con Queso can head to one of Chuy's twenty outdoor tables to dig in. Chuy's menu is made up of appetizers, salads, soups, burritos, tacos, enchiladas, fajitas, and house specialties such as Chile Rellenos, Chicken Flautas, a Steak Burrito, and Elvis Green Chile Fried Chicken. See Details
Relish Cafe & Bar If you've been looking for fantastic modern Southern comfort food, check out Relish Cafe & Bar, which has eleven pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a meal on a nice day. Relish serves traditional Southern recipes made with modern ingredients and methods. They use all fresh, locally sourced ingredients to ensure the highest quality meal possible. Try their mac and cheese skillets, or go for a gourmet grilled cheese like The Carolinian, stuffed with pulled pork, slaw, American and pepper jack cheese on rye bread. Make sure to pair it with one of their classic cocktails. A gluten sensitive menu is available. See Details
The Flying Biscuit Cafe The Flying Biscuit Cafe is known for serving traditional Southern breakfasts and hearty lunch and dinner fare in a casual setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Savor delicious offerings like biscuit Benedicts, turkey hash, steak and eggs, buttermilk pancakes, fried green tomatoes, oven fried BLT salad, pimento grilled cheese, and shrimp po'boys. Open seven days a week 7am to 9pm. See Details
Pelican's SnoBalls Perfect place to get a yummy snowball or ice cream for you and your pup. Covered outdoor seating welcomes dogs. Try unique flavors such as cotton candy, dill pickle, iced tea, and toothpaste. See Details
Raleigh Beer Garden Located in the bustling Glenwood South District, Raleigh Beer Garden offers over 380 draft beers from across the globe, a classic bar and grill menu, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. The extensive lineup of brews changes daily and is regarded as one of the world's largest inventories under one roof. Foodies will enjoy tasty eats like smoked salmon, chili-garlic chicken wings, cheeseburgers, bratwurst, and spicy sausage and peppers pizza. Open 11am to 2am seven days a week. See Details
Bruster's Real Ice Cream Treat yourself AND your pup to a sundae at Bruster's! They make a free sundae with dog bones on top for their furry customers. See Details
House of Hops House of Hops is a full service craft beer bottle shop that also offers 24 rotating draft beer selections. Take your beer home or make House of Hops your second home and enjoy a pint of fresh draft beer or a cold bottled beer at their unique full service bar, or hang out on the dog-friendly outdoor patio with friends. See Details
Gonza Tacos Y Tequila Gonza offers a relaxed and festive atmosphere to go along with a traditional Mexican menu of tacos, quesadillas, fajitas, and enchiladas. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
The Station at Person St The Station at Person Street is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 12:00am, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 2:00am. This American style eatery serves up a variety of menu options including soups, salads, sandwiches, and more. Start with an order of the bacon habanero pimiento cheese dip, served with pita points. Bring Fido along while you enjoy them, and grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Be sure to check the weekly Chef's Specials to look for your entree. One of the rotating specials is the Station Grinder, with grilled salami and ham, banana peppers, black olives, lettuce, tomato, onion, and oil and vinegar on Cuban bread, served with seasoned potato wedges. See Details
Dos Taquitos Mexican Restaurant Dos Taquitos Mexican Restaurant offers authentic Mexican cuisine with an intimate menu of handcrafted dishes. They have a few dog-friendly tables, but advise you call ahead to secure a table for yourself and your pup. You'll find a selection of unique and flavorful options with tortillas, steak, chicken, queso, and other ingredients. They also offer brunch on Saturday from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Dos Taquitos is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30am to 2:30pm and again from 5:00pm to 9:3pm. On Friday, they're open 11:30am to 2:30pm and again from 5:00pm to 10:30pm. Dinner is served Saturday from 3:00pm to 10:30pm. Sundays, they're open from 11:00am to 9:30pm. See Details
Vivace Vivace is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. This Italian eatery boasts a variety of menu options that will leave your mouth watering. Snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy an authentic Italian meal with Fido by your side. Start with an order of brussels sprouts with diced apple. house cured pancetta, apple amaro vinaigrette, lemon crema, and spiced chili salt. Or try the warm kale salad with diced pear, gorgonzola, roasted pistachio, and white balsamic vinaigrette with vin cotto. For your meal, savor the Scallop Risotto with wild mushrooms, English peas, thyme, mascarpone, parmesan, truffle oil, and red sorrel! See Details
Boxcar Bar + Arcade Play classic arcade games like Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, and Frogger while enjoying beers on tap and a variety of bourbon. Well-behaved dogs are welcome indoors. See Details
Piper's Tavern Typical Irish pub atmosphere with a diverse menu of traditional dishes plus Italian & American fare. Outside seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Wild Wing Cafe Best wings in Raleigh! Nice, huge outdoor patio! See Details
Neuse River Brewing Company If you love good, local beer, check out Neuse River Brewing Company, which has six pet-friendly outdoor tables where you can sit with your dog and enjoy a few brews while catching up with friends. Neuse River brews Belgian style ales and IPAs using local ingredients whenever possible, and prides themselves on the quality and creativity of their beers. They don't serve food, but a lot of food trucks tend to set up outside, so keep an eye out for one if you're hungry. Neuse River is open on weekdays from 5-10pm and on weekends from 12-10pm, but they are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. See Details
Another Broken Egg Cafe Another Broken Egg Cafe is a dog-friendly, Southern-inspired restaurant, serving breakfast, brunch, and lunch to Raleigh locals and tourists alike. Those wandering along Park at N Hills Street with a craving for biscuit beignets can head to one of the Cafe's ten outdoor tables to enjoy alongside their canine companion. Another Broken Egg's menu includes signature cocktails, sweet dishes such as Lemon Blueberry Goat Cheese Pancakes, and Cinnamon Roll French Toast, sensible selections such as its Salmon Power Bowl, Skinny Omelette, and Steel Cut Oats, traditional classics such as its Black Bean Benedict, and Huevos Rancheros, scramblers, burgers, sandwiches, salads, and brunch specialties, including its Cajun Louisiana Crawfish Skillet, Crab Cakes and Fried Green Tomatoes, Shrimp 'n Grits, and its Lobster and Brie Omelette. See Details
Mura Mura specializes in steak, sushi, and Japanese fusion dishes, and offers monthly wine dinners in contemporary digs. The extensive drink menu includes Japanese beer, American craft brews, sake, and signature cocktails. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Treat Ice Cream Chose from a variety of tasty ice cream flavors, including banana pudding, pina colada, and cookies & cream. Well-behaved dogs are welcome inside where they can sample two types of doggie ice cream. Great destination on a warm afternoon. See Details