Dog Friendly Restaurants in Sylva, NC

There are 12 pet friendly restaurants in Sylva 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 Sylva. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Creekside Oyster House and Grill
Creekside Oyster House and Grill Great seafood and bar serves popcorn shrimp, jumbo wings, soft shell crab, and catfish sandwiches. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Innovation Brewing
Innovation Brewing Innovation lives up to its name by creating new and inventive brews without neglecting the tried and true styles that have become staples in the microbrewing industry. Outdoor seating area alongside a running creek is dog friendly. See Details
Lulu's on Main Lulu's on Main is a dog friendly restaurant where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. This small eatery offers a variety of International menu options including French onion soup, hummus, salads, noodle dishes, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Vegetarian, vegan, and gluten free options are available, as well! Be sure to save some room for one of their desserts like a vanilla bean creme brulee or chocolate lava brownie. See Details
City Lights Cafe City Lights Cafe is open Monday through Saturday from 8:00am to 9:00pm, and Sunday from 9:00am to 3:00pm. This small eatery offers a variety of menu options including bagels, parfaits, scones, sandwiches, crepes (sweet and savory), salads, soups, paninis, burritos, quesadillas, tacos, muffins, cupcakes, and more. Let Fido tag along for the day and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. City Lights also offers locally roasted coffee concoctions, as well as craft beers and local, organic wines! See Details
White Moon Coffee Shop White Moon Coffee Shop, located in Sylva, NC, is a casual joint that serves up a variety of delicious caffeinated beverages. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you kickstart your morning. While you sip on a seasonal latte, munch on the Smashed Avocado Toast with cumin, sesame seeds, chili flakes, and olive oil on toasted multigrain bread. Or try the Italian Sandwich with ham, capicola, provolone, tomato, onion, pepperoncini, lettuce, and marjoram on ciabatta. White Moon Coffee Shop is open Tuesday through Friday from 7am to 6pm, and Saturday from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Speedy's Pizza Speedy's Pizza, located in Sylva, NC, is a casual joint that serves up hot, steaming slices for you and your pup to enjoy! Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Meat Pizza topped with pepperoni, ham, sausage, ground beef, and bacon. Or go for the Greek Pizza topped with fresh spinach, onions, ham, sundried tomatoes, artichoke hearts, black olives, mozzarella, and feta cheese. Speedy's is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 10pm, Saturday from 2pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 4pm to 10pm. See Details
Soul Infusion Tea House & Bistro Soul Infusion Tea House and Bistro, located in Sylva, NC, is a casual joint that serves up an assortment of tasty eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Buffalo Chicken Wrap with roasted chicken, spicy Frank's hot sauce, cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, bleu cheese, and celery in a flour tortilla. Or go for the Wasabi Roast Beef Sandwich with tender sliced roast beef, provolone cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onion, and wasabi mayo on sourdough bread. Soul Infusion Tea House and Bistro is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday from 11am to 10pm, and Saturday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Guadalupe Cafe Guadalupe Cafe, located in Sylva, NC, is a unique eatery that serves up farm-to-table, Caribbean-inspired fusion cuisine. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Fried Plantains with tamarind ketchup, then chow down on the Mango Pork Tacos filled with slow-roasted Berkshire pork, cloves, ginger, and sweet mango, served with grilled local field greens, fried okra spears, and coconut rice. Or go for the Red Curry Shrimp simmered in organic coconut milk with ginger and garlic, served with mushrooms, peppers, carrots, basil, and cilantro, served over coconut rice with papadum. Guadalupe Cafe is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 9:30pm (closed Monday). See Details
South of Philly South of Philly, located in Sylva, NC, is a casual delicatessen that serves up a variety of tasty eats. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. South of Philly is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12am, and Sunday from 11am to 8pm. See Details
Sonic Drive-In This fast food restaurant on E Main Street offers carhop service and a handful of pet-friendly tables. At Sonic Drive-In you can get burgers and hot dogs, chicken sandwiches, plus fries, tater tots, and mozzarella sticks. Sonic Drive-In is known for their vast selection of drinks, like Frozen Lemonade, Strawberry Limeade, and Grape Sluch with Rainbow Candy. There is also a selection of milkshakes, Sonic Blasts, waffle cone sundaes, and ice cream slushes. See Details
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Sylva 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
Nantahala Brewing’s Sylva Outpost & Brewpub Located in Western North Carolina, the Nantahala Brewing’s Sylva Outpost & Brewpub offers a dog-friendly covered deck creekside and award-winning craft beer in a spacious, casual setting. Patrons can sample flagship brews like the Noon Day IPA, seasonal specialties such as the Little Tennessee Logger, and a delicious series of Trail Magic Ales. The Brewing Company also hosts tours, tastings, events, and live music. Hours of operation vary depending on the time of year, so call ahead before arriving. Because dogs cannot come inside the brewery, there are carabiners outside where you can attach your pet's leash so you can hop inside real quick and order a bite and a pint. See Details
Nantahala Brewing Company Located just outside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Nantahala Brewing Company offers a dog-friendly covered deck and award-winning craft beer in a spacious, casual setting. Patrons can sample flagship brews like the Noon Day IPA, seasonal specialties such as the Little Tennessee Logger, and a delicious series of Trail Magic Ales. The Brewing Company also hosts tours, tastings, events and live music. Hours of operation vary depending on time of year, so call ahead before arriving. See Details
Motor Company Grill Motor Company Grill offers a great outside patio with special doggy food and lots more. They are the only pet friendly restaurant in Franklin. See Details
Frog Level Brewing "Frog Level Brewing has some of the smoothest craft beer to touch your tongue. From the bite of our IPA to the smokiness of our Scotch Ale and other fine recipes in between, you can get a pint of any of these flavors to drink in our tasting room, or get a Croaker (2 pints) or Growler (4 pints) to take with you. If you're hungry, bring your own food and enjoy it with any of our fine handcrafted brews inside or on our back deck overlooking the flowing creek." Dog-friendly backyard patio overlooks a mountain stream. See Details
The Ugly Dog Public House Dogs are welcome at seven outdoor tables on the patio at this dog-friendly mountain pub in Cashiers. The Ugly Dog Public House serves cocktails, craft beer, and wine alongside tasty bites and daily dinner specials. Menu items include chicken wings, jalapeno macaroni bites, blackened shrimp caesar salad, Reuben sandwich with tater tots, loaded hot dogs, bacon-pimento cheeseburger, pan-roasted salmon, and steak frites. The Ugly Dog Public House is open Wednesday - Monday 11:30am - midnight. See Details
Bocelli's Italian Restaurant Bocelli's Italian Restaurant is pet friendly! They serve wonderful pizza and have an outside eating area and are very dog friendly. See Details
Sassy Sunflowers Bakery & Cafe Award-winning bistro Style restaurant serving artisan salads, original sandwiches, and delicious baked goods. Dogs are welcome on large outside deck with wonderful views. See Details
The Lazy Hiker The Lazy Hiker brews IPA, porter, amber, and a selection of seasonal beers throughout the year. Drop by with Fido after hiking the Appalachian Mountain trails. See Details
Haywood Smokehouse Barbecue smokehouse with great prices and a dog-friendly patio. See Details
Cornucopia With a name like Cornucopia, there is no shortage of menu offerings. Outdoor seating in back allows dogs. Staff will bring out bowls of water if you ask nicely. See Details
Mountain Perks Coffee and Cafe with breakfast, lunch, dinner selections and great coffee! See Details
Anthony's Italian Restaurant Italian-American favorites such as paninis, pasta, and pizza. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
The Patio Bistro Sandwiches, wraps, quiche, and soups. Outdoor seating allows dogs. See Details