Dog Friendly Restaurants in Tuscaloosa, AL

There are 46 pet friendly restaurants in Tuscaloosa 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 Tuscaloosa. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Mellow Mushroom
Mellow Mushroom Mellow Mushroom in Tuscaloosa is home to four pet-friendly tables outside, so you can bring Fido with you to enjoy a specialty pie, calzone, hoagie, or salad. One of their most popular pies is the Holy Shiitake Pie, an olive oil and garlic base, shiitake, button, portobello mushrooms, caramelized onions, mozzarella, and Mont Amore, finished with a garlic aioli swirl and a spritz of black truffle oil. See Details
Pet Friendly The Avenue Pub
The Avenue Pub The Avenue Pub serves up a wide variety of carefully crafted bar fare. Choose from menu options like appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, seafood, chicken, pork, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a 405 (Tijuana Sweet Heat Tequila, fresh strawberries, balsamic vinegar, mint, and lime) and an order of the highly recommended Thai Nachos - house chips topped with shredded chicken, mozzarella, peanut sauce, spicy sriracha, sesame seeds, and green onion. For your entree, try the newsworthy Bacon Burger - hand pattied fresh ground beef topped with provolone, bacon, mixed greens, red onion, housemade pickles, and mayo, served with your choice of side (fries, salad, asparagus, or black beans and rice.) The Avenue Pub 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 4:00pm. See Details
Black Warrior Brewing Company Local brewery that is so dog friendly they keep water bowls and treats behind the bar. Humans can order food from several nearby restaurants and it will be delivered to your table. Because of the close quarters of the bar, dogs must be quiet and well-behaved. See Details
Sweet Home Food Bar There are plenty of sweet and savory breakfast and lunch options available at Sweet Home. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Shrimp Basket They are grillin', steamin', and fryin' everything from oysters to green beans. Well-behaved dogs welcome on patio. See Details
Holler & Dash Biscuit House Holler & Dash Biscuit House serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch in a casual and contemporary setting with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Feast on delicious signature biscuits like the Chicken Holler, Andouille Hustle and Pork Rambler, plus parfaits, grits, and beignets. Dogs are welcomes on the gated patio. Holler & Dash Biscuit House is open from 7am to 2am. See Details
R. Davidson Chophouse R. Davidson Chophouse serves up delicious, upscale American fare. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, chicken, seafood, steaks, and much more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a bold Bloody Mary and an order of Portobello Fries crusted with parmesan and served with a creamy horseradish sauce. You can't go wrong with the RD Chophouse Burger, topped with sharp cheddar, bacon, mixed greens, tomato, red onion, and roasted garlic aioli on a brioche bun, served with French fries. If you're ferociously craving a big, juicy steak, R. Davidson has got you covered. Order a 14oz Delmonico topped with your choice of bleu cheese, grilled shrimp, wild mushroom demi glaze, caramelized onions, and more! R. Davidson Chophouse is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 10:00am to 3:00pm. See Details
FIVE Tuscaloosa FIVE Tuscaloosa is a dog-friendly, upscale bar in Tuscaloosa, AL, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Their menu features five dinners, five white wines, and five red wines, and fully stocked bar. All of their food is made from scratch and they offer fresh fish two nights a week. See Details
Jim 'N Nick's BBQ Jim 'N Nick's BBQ on 21st Avenue is dog-friendly. They offer their dog-owning customers three tables outside. Their motto is to avoid any tricks, no freezers, only fresh Southern goodness. On the menu, you'll find ribs, pork, chicken, brisket, and sausage, all smoked over time. One of the classic plate meals at Jim 'N Nick's BBQ is the fried chicken tender plate, served Southern-fried, Buffalo style or Nashville Hot with a choice of honey mustard, Morgan County white sauce, ranch, or BBQ sauce. See Details
Another Broken Egg Cafe Another Broken Egg Cafe is a dog-friendly, Southern-inspired restaurant, serving breakfast, brunch, and lunch to Tuscaloosa locals and tourists alike. Those wandering along Jack Warner Parkway with a craving for biscuit beignets can head to one of the Cafe's twelve 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
Ruan Thai Ruan Thai is an exotic Thai and sushi eatery that serves up a variety of menu options. Choose from items like appetizers, soups, salads, noodle dishes, fried rice, curry, seafood, sushi, sashimi, and much more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Pineapple Curry with jumbo shrimp, pineapple chunks, tomato, and bell pepper in a red pineapple curry sauce, served in a half pineapple shell. Sushi lovers can order a fresh sushi roll such as the Crunchy Dragon Roll crafted with crab, japanese mayo, cucumber, and avocado, topped with spicy tuna, spicy sauce, tempura batter, fried onion, and black sesame seeds. Ruan Thai is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. See Details
Heat Pizza Bar Heat Pizza Bar serves up delicious appetizers, salads, and pizzas, in addition to crisp wines, cold beers, and handcrafted cocktails. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a slice. Try the Santa Fe pie topped with a chipotle ranch base, house baked chicken, roasted corn, black beans, red onion, diced roma tomatoes, fresh jalapenos, cheddar, and pepper jack cheese. They also offer vegetarian pies, as well. Try the Veggie Delight, topped with house red sauce, sweet onions, mushrooms, grape tomatoes, red onions, cauliflower florets, and mozzarella. Gluten-free pizza crusts are available upon request! Heat is open Monday through Wednesday from 2:00pm to 2:00am, Thursday from 11:00am to 2:00am, Friday from 11:00am to 3:00am, Saturday from 11:00am to 2:00am, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. Join them Monday through Friday from 2:00pm to 6:00pm for their Happy Hour! See Details
River River is a local hangout that serves up southern-style bar fare guaranteed to make your mouth water. Bring Fido along and snag a seat at one of their eight pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a refreshing Mimosa. Peruse their menu, and try the Beef Brisket Tacos with chimichurri, local greens, queso fresco, and black beans. For something a bit on the lighter side, try the Grilled Pimiento Cheese and Tomato Soup, with roasted pepper pimiento cheese on brioche, with a perfect bowl of tomato soup. Or dig into the Farm Salad with crisp lettuce, local radishes, farm fresh eggs, house smoked bacon, and a creamy dill ranch. River is open Tuesday through Friday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, Saturday from 10:00am to 9:00pm, and Sunday from 10:00am to 1:00pm. Join them Tuesday through Thursday from 4:30pm to 6:00pm for their Happy Hour! See Details
Chuck's Fish If you're looking for fresh, local seafood, then Chuck's Fish is the place to go. They source their sea-fare from their very own wholesale market at Harbor Docks. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start with an order of fried oysters with a soy caramel drizzle and a bit of hot sauce. Then chow down on the fresh Blackened Fish Tacos wit havocado, cabbage, southwest sour cream, pico de gallo, and rice pilaf. Or you can peruse their award-winning sushi bar. Try the Rainbow roll with shrimp, cucumber, and wasabi, and topped with tuna, yellowtail, and fresh salmon. Chuck's Fish is open Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 5:00pm to 11:00pm. See Details
Glory Bound Gyro Co Glory Bound Gyro Co, located in Tuscaloosa, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of tasty Mediterranean-style cuisine. Choose from menu options including hummus, appetizers, gyros, soups, salads, steak, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with an order of the Glory Bound Nachos - pita chips topped with your choice of feta, pepper jack, or mozzarella, onions, peppers, lettuce, tomatoes, jalapenos, seasoned hamburger meat, and homemade tzatziki sauce. Next, chow down on the Pesto Pepperjack Gyro with rotisserie seared beef and lamb, lettuce, onions, pepper jack cheese, spinach pesto hummus, and ranch dressing. See Details
Chick fil A Chick fil A is a southern restaurant chain that serves up delicious chicken dishes. Choose from chicken sandwiches, chicken biscuits, salads piled high with the chicken of your choice, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Spicy Deluxe Sandwich - a boneless breast of chicken seasoned with a spicy blend of peppers, hand-breaded, pressure cooked in 100% refined peanut oil and served on a toasted, buttered bun with dill pickle chips, green leaf lettuce, tomato, and pepper jack cheese (also available on a multigrain bun), served with a side of waffle fries. Chick fil A is open Monday through Thursday from 6:00am to 10:00pm, Friday from 6:00am to 10:30pm, and Saturday from 6:30am to 10:30pm. See Details
Buffalo Phil's Buffalo Phil's is a local hangout that serves up delicious pub grub. Choose from a variety of menu options including appetizers, wings, soups, salads, chicken, burgers, sandwiches, and more. Bring Fido along for the day and snag a seat at one of their six pet-friendly outdoor tables to enjoy a cold beer and an order of wings in your choice of flavor (Mild, Hot, X-Hot, XX-Hot, Garlic, Teriyaki, Lemon Pepper, and more.) Try the Grown-Up Grilled Cheese - fried chicken tenders smothered in their signature hot sauce with bleu cheese and pepper jack on Texas toast, melted to gooey perfection. Buffalo Phil's is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Edgar's Bakery Edgar's Bakery serves up delicious cakes, cupcakes, baked goods, cookies, and more. In addition to these sweet treats, they also serve a full breakfast and lunch menu for your convenience! Let Fido tag along for the day and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. If you're stopping in for breakfast, try the Croque Madame - Swiss cheese and ham served between two slices of toasted 9 grain bread, topped with a fried egg, and infused with pesto and roasted red peppers, served with your choice of seasoned breakfast potatoes or grits. For lunch, order the Fried Green Tomato BLT made with fried green tomatoes, roasted red pepper sauce, bacon, and leaf lettuce on pumpernickel. Don't leave without tasting a Strawberry Cupcake - a strawberry infused cupcake crowned with strawberry cream cheese icing. Edgar's Bakery is open Monday through Saturday from 6:30am to 6:00pm. See Details
The Side by Side The Side by Side serves up American fare with a southern twist. Choose from menu options like appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, pasta, steak, seafood, chicken, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy a sparkling wine and an appetizer of fried okra served with chive aioli. Try the Braised Beef Short Rib with white cheddar tapioca, baby root veggies, and chimichurri. For something a bit on the lighter side, try the Butter Lettuce Salad with asian pear, apple, pecans, bleu cheese, red onion, and honey-balsamic vinaigrette. The Side by Side is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Pyro's Fire Fresh Pizza This pizzeria on McFarland Boulevard E has ten pet-friendly outdoor tables, so you can bring your dog along to grab a slice. Pyro's Fire Fresh Pizza has hand-tossed pizzas, which you can build on your own with your choice of over forty toppings, or go for one of the specialty pies like the Raging Hawaiian, Sun and Shade, and Pesto. They also offer salads and savory and sweet dough bites. In addition to soft drinks, Pyro's Fire Fresh Pizza has draft and bottled beers from local breweries. 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
Baumhower's of Tuscaloosa Serving Southern classics with a twist, Baumhower's is a dog-friendly restaurant in Tuscaloosa. Visitors to Baumhower's can head to one of its eight outdoor tables to dig into a plate of Spencer's Gooey Fries alongside Fido. Baumhower's menu is comprised of starters, salads, seafood dishes, handhelds such as sandwiches, wraps, po'boys and hoagies, gourmet burgers, chicken, steak, and beef entrees, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Beignets Ala' Bama, Anne Katherine's Blackberry Cobbler or Strawberry Shortcake. See Details
Full Moon BBQ Full Moon BBQ, located in Tuscaloosa, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious, protein-laden dishes. Choose from menu options including salads, pork, turkey, chicken, ribs, sandwiches, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Bar-B-Que Pork Plate served with chow-chow, a toasted bun, and two sides of your choice (coleslaw, fries, beans, potato salad, mac and cheese, chow-chow, chili, or chips.) Or go for the Classic Rib Plate - four ribs slow-cooked and basted with an award-winning BBQ sauce, and served with two sides of your choice. 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
Chicken Salad Chick Claiming to take a Southern favorite to a whole new level, Chicken Salad Chick is a dog-friendly neighborhood destination in Tuscaloosa. Chicken Salad Chick offers seven outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a Pimento Cheese BLT alongside their furry friend. The restaurant's menu is made up of pimento cheese, salads, soups, sides, signature sandwiches, and twelve different chicken salad flavors including Barbie-Q, Fruity Fran, Olivia's Old South, and Jalapeno Holly. 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
McAlister's Deli McAlister's Deli is a dog-friendly restaurant on 15th St. This deli has ten tables outside for dogs and their owners. Their chefs are proud to serve food prepared with fresh ingredients made to order. The crafted sandwiches on the menu are the specialty of the kitchen. Meat eaters can indulge in the McAlister's Club, the King Club, horseradish roast beef and cheddar, garden fresh turkey, or the black cherry and ham sandwich. Vegetarians can indulge in their new veggie sandwich or the four cheese griller, a mom-made favorite prepared their way. If you like the sound of ginormous spuds, you can order one of their topped potatoes instead, like the black Angus roast beef spud. Please note that table service isn't available, so you'll need to tie your dog up while you order inside. See Details