Dog Friendly Restaurants in Wake Forest, NC

There are 24 pet friendly restaurants in Wake Forest 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 Wake Forest. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Real Mccoys
Real Mccoys Real McCoys is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 2:00am, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 2:00am. This casual eatery offers up the type of elevated pub fare that will make your mouth water. Choose from menu options like wings, soups, salads, burgers, sandwiches, ribs, shrimp and grits, pasta, seafood, barbecue dishes, and more. Let Fido tag along and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your meal off with their fresh fried pork rinds - light as air and served crackling hot, tossed in a special seasoning and served with McCoy's own Carolina barbecue sauce for dipping. Next, try the Fig and Pig sandwich with pulled pork, fig sauce, poached apples, mozzarella, and goat cheese on ciabatta bread served with your choice of fries or chips. Don't forget to wash it all down with a cold beer from their extensive list! See Details
Pet Friendly Stewart's Bistro
Stewart's Bistro Stewart's Bistro is open daily from 6:30am to 3:30am and serves up breakfast and lunch options, as well as delicious specialty coffee concoctions prepared by friendly and knowledgeable staff. Stewart's is pet friendly so feel free to bring your pup along and grab a seat at one of their outdoor tables. If you're stopping by for breakfast, try their simple but delicious buttermilk pancakes. Enjoy them by themselves, or topped with butter, chocolate chips, and warm maple syrup. For lunch, you can't go wrong with Stewart's Signature Sandwich prepared with premium ham, salami, and thick sliced bacon, provolone cheese, pickles, and a little bit of mustard, served on sourdough bread, with a side of French fries. Don't leave without order one of their highly recommended Cappuccinos - espresso, steamed milk, and velvety foam! See Details
Shuckers Oyster Bar & Grill Shuckers Oyster Bar and Grill 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 seafood-centered eatery serves up a variety of menu options including soups, salads, crab dip, fresh oysters, steaks, crab cakes, ribs, seafood, pasta, wraps, burgers, sandwiches, and more. Bring Fido along for the trip and hook a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start your meal off with an order of their famed oysters. Choose from raw, steamed, or baked. Try the Diablo baked oysters, topped with smoked gouda, jalapenos, red peppers, and bacon with a pinch of cayenne pepper. For your main course, try the Oyster Rockefeller Po'Boy made with cajun fried oysters, lettuce, and Shuckers rockefeller mix on toasted French bread. See Details
Gatehouse Tavern Gatehouse Tavern is open daily from 11:00am to 2:00am and serves up delicious gastropub style fare. Choose from menu options like sandwiches, soups, salads, pizzas, fajitas, fish n' chips, wings, stuffed mushrooms, and of course, their specialty burgers. Let Fido tag along with you for the day and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start with an order of fried cauliflower served with chipotle mayo. Then, move on to one of their burgers - local favorites. Try the Sombrero, topped with guacamole, fried jalapenos, pico de gallo, chipotle mayo, lettuce, tomato, and onion atop a freshly baked bun and served with your choice of house potato chips, pasta salad, fries, or a tavern green salad. For something different, sink your teeth into the French burger, topped with double cream brie, bacon jam, and fresh arugula. See Details
Gooey's American Grille Gooey's American Grille is open Monday through Saturday 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 8:00pm. This eatery offers up a variety of menu options including salads, soups, sandwiches, mac and cheese, and Gooey's specialty grilled cheese sandwiches. Start your meal off with a Jalapeno Dipper - an American grilled cheese sandwich with jalapenos, battered, breaded, then cut into slices and deep fried and served with your choice of dipping sauce (cheese, spicy chipotle cheese, or tomato). Next, bite into the Mac & Cheese Grilled Cheese - an American grilled cheese sandwich stuffed with creamy macaroni and cheese! Bring your pup along for this unique experience and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables! See Details
Goodberry's Frozen Custard Goodberry's Frozen Custard, located in Wake Forest, is a casual fro-yo shop that serves up creamy, house-made delicacies in a variety of tasty flavors. Choose from options including Sweet Cream, Strawberry, Jamocha, Peanut Butter, Burgundy Cherry, Pumpkin, Butter Pecan, Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough, Raspberry, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their seven pet-friendly outdoor tables while you indulge your sweet tooth. See Details
The Burger Shop The Burger Shop is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11:00am to 8:00pm and serves up traditional American-style fare. Choose from menu options like salads, burgers, hotdogs, sandwiches, chicken tender baskets, and more. Grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy a meal with Fido by your side! Try the sirloin steak and cheese sandwich with grilled peppers, onions, and provolone, served with delicious, perfectly-salted hand cut fries. 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
Village Deli The Village Deli is open Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 9:00pm, Saturday from 8:00am to 9:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 4:00pm. This American style eatery offers a variety of menu options including breakfast items, salads, soups, sandwiches, seafood, burgers, chicken, paninis, subs, and more. Snag a seat at one of the tables on their pet-friendly patio and enjoy a meal with Fido by your side. Wake up your palate with an appetizer of homemade hummus served with toasted pita points, cucumber, and tomato. Then, it's time to start on the Avocado Turkey Brie panini made with thinly sliced all-natural roasted turkey, avocado, bacon, melted brie, and a chipotle aioli served on a white or wheat club roll. There are also numerous vegetarian and gluten-free options available, as well! See Details
Leli's Diner Leli's Diner is open Tuesday through Saturday from 7:00am to 9:00pm, and Sunday from 7:00am to 4:00pm. This Italian eatery serves up traditional dishes prepared with organic, local ingredients. This farm-to-fork approach has garnered high praise from locals and tourists alike. Choose from menu options like sandwiches, salads, burgers, pizza, pasta, seafood, chicken, eggplant, beef, all-day-breakfast, and more. Fido is more than welcome to tag along as you grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Start with the crispy brussel sprouts topped with pancetta, shaved parmesan, and a balsamic drizzle. Next, try the little neck clams sauteed with chorizo, and topped with a saffron wine sauce atop fettuccini. For the pizza lovers among us, try the Sarka?s pie topped with extra virgin olive oil, cremini mushrooms, shaved parmesan, arugula, and a soft egg. See Details
La Foresta Italian Cafe & Pizzeria La Foresta Italian Cafe and Pizzeria is open Monday from 10:00am to 9:30pm, and Tuesday through Saturday from 11:00am to 9:30pm. This Italian eatery boasts an extensive menu with options including soups, salads, mozzarella sticks, pizza, calzones, strombolis, pasta, veal, eggplant, seafood, sandwiches, and much more. Let Fido tag along for the day and snag a seat at one of their three pet-friendly outdoor tables. Try the favorite Farfalle Carbonara, with sauteed pancetta, onion, and green peas in a creamy alfredo sauce, tossed with bow tie pasta. For the pizza lovers among us, try the Caprese Pizza topped with extra virgin olive oil, ricotta, fresh garlic, spinach, tomatoes, red peppers, fresh basil, fresh mozzarella, and shredded mozzarella cheese. See Details
East Coast Wings & Grill East Coast Wings and Grill, located in Wake Forest, 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 an order of Wings in your choice of sauce (Teri-Ginger, Lemon Pepper, Cajun Ranch, Mixed Berry, Black n Bleu, Drunken Apple, Mango Habanero, and more). Next, chow down on the Sweet and Sour BBQ Shrimp Tacos - flour tortillas filled with grilled shrimp, sweet and sour BBQ sauce, pico de gallo, shredded lettuce, chipotle sour cream, and aged shredded cheddar. Or go for the Ultimate Patty Melt - two quarter-pound Angus patties topped with bacon, crispy banana peppers, pepper jack and American cheeses, and horseradish smoked BBQ mayo on Texas toast. See Details
Wake Forest Coffee Company Wake Forest Coffee Company is open Monday through Saturday from 6:30am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 8:00am to 10:00pm. This ecclectic coffeeshop features a broad range of coffee concoctions, as well as a few breakfast and lunch food items available for munching. If you're not a coffee aficionado, that's okay! Wake Forest's friendly and knowledgeable staff will be more than happy to guide you to something you'll enjoy. Let Fido tag along and snag a seat at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables. See Details
Il Bacio Il Bacio is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm, and Sunday from 12:00pm to 9:00pm. This Italian eatery serves up a variety of delicious and authentic dishes including soups, salads, calamari, sandwiches, wraps, pasta, chicken, beef, fish, pizza, calzones, and more. Grab a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy a meal with Fido by your side. Start your dinner with an order of fried cheese ravioli served with homemade ranch dipping sauce. Next, dig into the Penne Alla Vodka, with prosciutto, shallots, pink vodka sauce, and romano cheese. See Details
Charlie's Kabob Grill Charlie's Kabob Grill is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 9:00pm, and Sunday from 11:00am to 3:00pm. This unique eatery serves up a myriad of authentic Mediterranean dishes with options like gyros, kabobs, hummus, baba ghanoush, wraps, salads, shawarma, and more. Grab a seat at one of their four pet-friendly outdoor tables and enjoy the experience with Fido by your side. Try the Hercules gyro - the original rotisserie gyro meat wrapped in a hot pita, and topped with lettuce, tomato, and tzatziki sauce. See Details
Showmars Showmars, located in Wake Forest, NC, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious Greek-American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Try the Fiery Feta Chicken Pita with grilled, marinated chicken, fiery feta cheese spread, sharp cheddar cheese, lettuce, and tzatziki pita sauce. Or go for the Carolina BBQ Sandwich with North Carolina pulled pork topped with coleslaw on a brioche bun. Showmars is open Sunday through Thursday from 10:30am to 9pm, and Friday through Saturday from 10:30am to 9:30pm. See Details
Main Street Grille Cafe & Bakery Main Street Grille Cafe and Bakery is open Monday from 6:00am to 4:00pm, Tuesday through Saturday from 6:00am to 8:00pm, and Sunday from 7:00am to 2:00pm. This eatery offers a variety of freshly baked menu options like muffins, scones, biscuits, turnovers, doughnuts, brownies, fruit bars, cakes, cookies, fritters, and more! Let Fido tag along while you feed your sweet tooth and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables. Main Street Grille makes some highly recommended specialty doughnuts in a variety of flavors that you absolutely have to try, like Tira Misu (mascarpone cheese filled with espresso glaze and cocoa powder), or Chocolate Blackout (a chocolate doughnut, filled with chocolate pudding, and topped with chocolate glaze and chocolate cake crumbs). See Details
Over the Falls Over the Falls, located in Wake Forest, NC, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious American fare. 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 Crispy Baby Portobellos - breaded and fried, and served atop mixed greens, shaved parmesan, and roasted red pepper horseradish sauce. Next, chow down on the Baja Chicken Pizza topped with an olive oil-garlic base, grilled chicken, salsa verde, tomatoes, red onions, black beans, jalapenos, cilantro, fresh and shredded mozzarella, and a cilantro lime ranch drizzle. Or go for the Crab & Blackened Shrimp Linguine - she-crab soup transformed into a crab cream sauce with blackened shrimp, sauteed crimini mushrooms, and bacon, tossed with linguine and green onions, served with a lemon wedge and garlic parmesan bread. Over the Falls is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday from 11am to 10pm, Saturday from 10am to 10pm, and Sunday from 10am to 9pm. See Details
Thai Cafe Thai Cafe is open Monday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 9:30pm. This Thai eatery serves up a variety of authentic and delicious dishes including soups, salads, stir fry, noodle and rice dishes, curry, sushi, sashimi, and more. Let Fido tag along and snag a seat at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables to enjoy your meal. Start with an order of Crab Angels - wontons filled with crab meat and cream cheese and fried to a golden brown. Next, try their Drunken Noodles - green beans, tomatoes, basil, egg, onions, chili sauce, and red and green bell peppers stir fried in a wok with Thai flat rice noodles, served with your choice of chicken, pork, tofu, or vegetables. If you're a sushi lover, try the 007 roll, made with shrimp tempura, spicy tuna, crab, and avocado, wrapped in seaweed and flash fried, then topped with crab salad and spicy eel sauce. See Details
Backfins Crab House Backfins Crab House, located in Wake Forest, NC, is a casual eatery that serves up a variety of delicious seafood options. 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 Chargrilled Oysters topped with garlic and parmesan, and served with toasted French bread. Next, chow down on the Crab Cake Sandwich - an authentic Maryland-style crab cake on a bun, or go for the Steam Platter with a snow crab leg cluster, two cleaned blue crabs, a half pound of peel and eat shrimp, three oysters, and three clams, served with red skin potatoes and corn cobbette. Backfins Crab House is open Wednesday through Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday from 11:30am to 10pm, Saturday from 12pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Sweet Traditions Sweet Traditions is open Monday through Friday from 10:00am to 7:00pm, and Saturday from 10:00am to 6:00pm. This sweet eatery is happy to serve up gourmet cupcakes, cakes, and pies. Choose from cake and cupcake flavors like Almond Joy, Blueberry Cobbler, Banana Pudding, Champagne, Cherry Limeade, Salted Chocolate Caramel, Vanilla Chocolate Chip, and more. When it comes to pie, the flavors range from Chocolate Meringue, to Strawberry, to Peanut Butter, and more! Bring Fido along while you enjoy a decadent treat and snag a seat at their single pet-friendly outdoor table. See Details
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts This world-famous doughnut shop on Retail Drive is home to one dog-friendly table, 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
Sugar on Top Sugar on Top is open Tuesday through Thursday from 6:00am to 4:00pm, Friday from 6:00am to 5:00pm, Saturday from 6:00am to 4:00pm, and Sunday from 6:00am to 2:00pm. This bakery serves up freshly made pastries, cakes, cupcakes, and more. Choose from items like turnovers, doughnuts, fruit bars, beignets, danishes, creme horns, and cannolis! Bring Fido along while you feed your sweet tooth and grab a seat at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables. See Details
Sonic Drive-In This fast food restaurant on S 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