Dog Friendly Restaurants in Spencer, NC

There’s 1 pet friendly restaurant in Spencer that welcomes dogs at their outdoor tables, and 46 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 Spencer. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Pinocchio's Restaurant
Pinocchio's Restaurant Pinocchio's Restaurant is open Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm. This Italian eatery offers a variety of authentic and delicious dishes including salads, soups, pizza, calzones, strombolis, pasta, chicken, veal, shellfish, and more. Come to dinner with Fido in tow and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables (outdoor seating begins in April). Try the Pasta Dello Chef with sun-dried tomatoes, artichokes, mushrooms, topped with a pink sauce. See Details
Pet Friendly Cabarrus Brewery
Cabarrus Brewery Cabarrus Brewery serves a refreshing lineup of year-round and seasonal craft beer in a spacious and lively warehouse setting that welcomes dogs both inside and outside. Patrons can choose from a rotating selection of IPAs, ambers, stouts, blonde ales, and innovative one-offs. There is no food service, but local food trucks are often onsite to provide yummy eats. Leashed dogs are welcome inside the taproom and on the large outdoor patio. Cabarrus Brewery is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday 4pm to 11pm, Saturday noon to 11pm, and Sunday 1pm to 7pm. See Details
Joe's Sports Bar If you're looking for a perfect place to grab a meal and watch the big game, check out Joe's Sports Bar, which has a large pet-friendly outdoor patio for you and your dog to enjoy on nice days. Joe's features craft beers and top shelf whiskeys, as well as a delicious and varied menu. Try a sandwich or flatbread, or get one of their popular burgers. You can either build your own burger or choose a specialty burger like the peanut butter and bacon burger. Make sure to ask about the daily specials! Happy hour is from 4-7pm. See Details
High Branch Brewing Co. High Branch Brewing offers a unique blend of traditional end experimental craft beer in a comfy and relaxed setting that welcomes dogs in the outdoor seating area. Patrons can select from an ever-changing lineup of flavorful libations, including IPAs, stouts, and saisons. Food trucks are usually around on Saturdays, and outside eats can be brought or delivered from nearby restaurants. Dogs can join their owners at outdoor deck tables. See Details
601 Burgers and Brews 601 Burgers and Brews, located in Mocksville, NC, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious 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 Fried 'Shrooms - double-battered and fried to perfection, served with a spicy Southwest ranch dipping sauce. Next, chow down on the Dirty South Burger topped with cheddar cheese, mustard, house-made chili, white slaw, jalapenos, and crispy onion straws. Or go for the Bangin' Tacos - a crispy tortilla shell filled with crispy shrimp tossed in sriracha cream sauce, cilantro lime slaw, tomatoes, and avocado. 601 Burgers and Brews is open Monday through Wednesday from 11am to 9pm, and Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Carm's Cafe For a great place to stop in for a healthy breakfast or lunch, check out Carm's Cafe, which has three pet-friendly outdoor tables, available for the warm season starting in May. Carm's is open every day except for Sundays from 9am-3pm, and would love to have you drop by. They feature sandwiches, fresh soups, coffee, and more, using local ingredients to make classic Southern dishes. Try the avocado chicken salad or chicken and dumplings, or ask about the many vegetarian specialties. See Details
Mean Mug Mean Mug is open daily from 6:30am to 9:00pm and serves up a small assorment of sandwiches, soups, salads, and pastries in addition to their specialty coffee concoctions. Bring Fido along for the day and snag a seat at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables to enjoy a chicken salad croissant and a steaming honey or chocolate infused latte. See Details
The Wine Room For anyone looking to wine down after the work day, check out The Wine Room, which has plenty of pet-friendly outdoor seating on their front and side patios. Located in Afton Village, the Wine Room features a huge selection of wines and craft beers, as well as a bistro menu. Try a cheese board, or get one of their paninis, wraps, sandwiches, or salads. Make sure to ask your server to help you find the perfect wine to complement your meal. The Wine Room is closed on sundays. See Details
Crispy's Bar & Grill Crispy's Bar and Grill is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious pub grub. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, seafood, poultry, beef, pasta, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a cold beer and an order of Buffalo Bombs - hard boiled eggs wrapped in bacon, fried, and tossed in homemade buffalo sauce. Next, sink your teeth into the Crispy's Chik'n and Waffle Sandwich - waffle battered fried chicken breast topped with bacon jam, fresh spinach, and tomatoes, served on a buttery croissant, with your choice of side (potato wedges, house chips, pork rinds, fruit, mac and cheese, and more.) Crispy's Bar and Grill is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 2:00pm. 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
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
Massimo's Artisan Sandwich Shoppe Massimo's Artisan Sandwich Shoppe is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 8:00pm and offers an assortment of menu items including paninis, sandwiches, wraps, croissants, salads, and smoothies. Let Fido tag along for the day and grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try the Hotel California wrap, with turkey, avocado, roasted red peppers, Swiss, tomatoes, spinach, and creamy sriracha on a spinach tortilla, served with your choice of side (pasta salad, potato salad, broccoli slaw, corn and bean salad, soup, or chips and a pickle spear). Massimo's also offers a number of vegetarian options as well, like the Veggie and the Jets wrap, with spinach, roasted red peppers, red onion, avocado, lettuce, tomatoes, cucumber, monterrey jack, and basil cream on a spinach tortilla. 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
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 Concord. 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
The Gateway to Athens Anyone craving authentic Greek cuisine will love The Gateway to Athens, which has four pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a meal on a beautiful day. They serve lunch and dinner and feature recipes passed down straight from Greece, and make all of their food from scratch using the very freshest ingredients. Check out their famous gyros, or go for one of the salads, sandwiches, and other classic Greek dishes. On Sundays, The Gateway to Athens is only open from 12-3pm. 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
Dough New York Style Bakery If you've been looking for a perfect bakery from which to buy some sweets, check out Dough New York Style Bakery, which has two pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a treat on a beautiful day. Dough is run by a highly trained and experienced pastry chef from New York, and all of the baked goods are made from scratch in-house every day using completely fresh ingredients. Check out the bagels, or go for a cookie, cake, or mini pie. If you like what you taste, Dough is also available for special orders and catering. See Details
Coach's Neighborhood Grill Coach's Neighborhood Grill, located in Lexington, NC, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious 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 Coach's Nachos - fresh tortilla chips topped with homemade chili, nacho cheese, red onions, tomatoes, and sliced jalapenos. Next, chow down on the Wings in your choice of sauce (BBQ, Honey BBQ, Carolina Gold, Garlic Parmesan, Teriyaki, Boom Boom, Sweet Red Chili, Mild, or Hot). Or go for the Bleu Devil Burger rubbed with Cajun spices and topped with sauteed onions, bleu cheese crumbles, provolone cheese, lettuce, tomato, and Duke's mayo. Coach's is open daily from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Richard's Bbq Richard's BBQ is open Monday through Saturday from 6:00am to 8:00pm and serves up delicious barbecue dishes complete with quick and friendly service. Choose from menu options like chopped pork, barbecue sandwiches, hotdogs, burgers, roast beef, hamburger steak, sandwiches, chicken and dumplings, barbecue chicken, salads, and more. Let Fido tag along for the day and snag a seat at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables. Savor a chopped pork sandwich served with your choice of side (fries, hush puppies, slaw, onion rings, potato salad, mac and cheese, okra, baked beans, and more). See Details
Bar-B-Q Center Located in Lexington, NC, Bar-B-Q Center serves up good, down-home soul food. Choose from menu options like chopped or sliced barbecue pork, barbecue chicken, barbecue sandwiches, sandwiches, burgers, chicken tenders, soups, salads, wings, seafood, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables (no table service - to-go orders only) while you enjoy your meal. Try the classic chopped pork sandwich with your choice of side (fries, onion rings, hushpuppies, sweet potato fries, coleslaw, fried okra, potato salad, and more.) Before you leave, make sure to try their hand-dipped ice cream in your choice of flavor (chocolate, strawberry, cookies n cream, moose tracks, butter pecan, and more) topped with decadent chocolate syrup, wet walnuts, whipped cream, and a cherry! Bar-B-Q Center is open Monday through Thursday from 6:00am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 6:00am to 9:30pm. See Details
Punchy's Diner If you've been yearning for a taste of the 1950s, check out Punchy's Diner, which has four pet-friendly outdoor tables where you and your dog can enjoy a meal on a beautiful day. Punchy's is a fifties style diner featuring classic American favorites for breakfast, lunch, and dinner seven days a week. Try a stack of pancakes, flavorful burger, or crispy fried chicken, and make sure to ask about the daily specials. After your meal, wash it down with a thick milkshake. See Details
O'Callahan's Publick House O'Callahan's Publick House, located in Mocksville, NC, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of tasty 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 Fried Green Tomatoes topped with candied bacon, goat cheese, and balsamic reduction. Next, chow down on the O'Callahan's Reuben with fresh, in-house-made corned beef, Thousand Island dressing, sauerkraut, whiskey mustard, and Swiss cheese on grilled rye. Or go for the Shrimp and Grits with stone-ground grits, andouille sausage, onions, peppers, garlic, and sauteed shrimp. O'Callahan's Publick House is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12am, and Sunday from 10:30am to 9pm. See Details
Salsarita's Fresh Cantina Salsarita's Fresh Cantina, located in Salisbury, 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 eight 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
Romano's Italian Restaurant Romano's Italian Restaurant is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm. This Italian eatery serves up a variety of authentic menu options including soups, salads, pizza, calzones, strombolis, subs, pasta, seafood, and much more. Let Fido tag along and snag a seat at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start with an order of delicious fried mozzarella sticks served with homemade marinara sauce. Then dig your fork into the portabella mushroom ravioli topped with homemade tomato sauce, parmesan, and mozzarella. For those that like something a bit simpler, the Veal Parmigiana sub is made with a breaded veal cutlet baked with homemade tomato sauce, and topped with mozzarella cheese. See Details