Dog Friendly Italian Restaurants in Charleston, SC

There are 6 pet friendly Italian restaurants in Charleston 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 Charleston. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Le Farfalle
Le Farfalle La Farfalle is dog-friendly! The modern Italian restaurant welcomes dogs at twelve outdoor tables on its patio in downtown Charleston. Start with warm rosemary focaccia bread and an order of pork meatballs. For the main course, choose between eggplant parmesan, roasted duck breast, or fried chicken piccata. Brunch is served on Sunday and happy hour specials are available Monday through Friday from 5pm until 7pm. La Farfalle is open Monday through Friday from 11:30 until 2:30pm and 5pm until 11pm, Saturday 11:30am to 2:30pm and 5:30pm until 11pm, and Sunday from 10am until 2:30pm and 5:30pm until 10pm. Reservations are recommended. See Details
Pet Friendly New York City Pizza
New York City Pizza Choose from specialty pizza, salads, stromboli, calzones, hot and cold subs, pasta, and hearty entrees. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Ristorante Lidi Bring your dog to sit on the seasonal dog-friendly outdoor patio at this Italian restaurant on Daniel Island. Ristorante Lidi serves simple, rustic Italian dishes influenced by the cuisines of Tuscany, Sicily, and Rome. Start off the meal with an antipasti platter of assorted salami and cheeses or an order of fried parmesan shrimp with basil aioli and marinara dipping sauces. For the main course, choose from wild mushroom risotto finished with truffle oil, red wine-braised Carolina bison short rib, or smoked chicken ravioli in a walnut cream sauce. Ristorante Lidi is open for lunch Monday through Friday from 11:30am until 2pm; and is open daily from 4pm for drinks and dinner. See Details
La Tabella Italian Grill Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this James Island Italian restaurant. La Tabella serves Southern comfort and Italian cuisine featuring freshly caught seafood, grilled meats, housemade pasta, and a full bar. Popular menu items include spaghetti and meatballs, eggplant parmesan, grilled pork chops, grilled filet mignon, veal saltimbocca with angel hair pasta, and seafood fra Diavolo. La Tabella is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11am until 10pm for lunch and dinner, and Sunday from 10am until 9pm for brunch and dinner. See Details
La Fontana Authentic Italian Restaurant Bar & Pizzeria La Fontana Authentic Italian Restaurant is dog friendly! Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this West Ashley eatery. La Fontana serves classic Italian appetizers, pasta dishes, soups, pizzas, and fresh seafood. Try the Frutti di Mare Fra Diavolo, spaghetti topped with shrimp, calamari, clams, and mussels in a spicy tomato sauce. La Fontana Authentic Italian Restaurant is open Monday - Thursday from 11am until 10pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am until 11pm, and Sunday from 11am until 9pm. See Details
Al Di La Al Di La is dog friendly! This West Ashley Italian restaurant has several outdoor tables that welcome dogs. Al Di La features specialty cocktails, a good wine list, and handmade pastas. The menu features fettucine bolognese, daily fish specials, risotto, milk-braised pork, and duck confit tagliatelle. Al Di La is open for lunch and dinner Tuesday - Friday 11:30am - 2:30pm, Saturday 5:30pm - 10pm. See Details
Bacco Bacco has been serving a tantalizing array of authentic Northern Italian cuisine in the Mount Pleasant region since 2007, offering a casual, sophisticated setting that offers dog-friendly outside seating. A menu chock-full of flavorful dishes includes tomato basil soup, caprese and antipasto salads, Tuscan salami and mozzarella sandwiches, personal wood-fired pizza, eggplant and meatball parmigiana hoagies, lasagna bolognese, fettuccine Alfredo, and gnocchi with tomato sauce and basil. A glass of house wine makes a perfect complement to the meal. Outdoor tables are limited, so call ahead to ensure seating with Fido is available. Bacco is open Tuesday through Thursday 11am to 9pm, Friday 11:30am to 10pm, Saturday 5:30pm to 10pm, and is closed Sundays and Mondays. See Details
Toffino's Italian Bakery Deli Pizza Mt Pleasant Toffino's Italian Bakery has been feeding locals and visitors in Mount Pleasant for over 25 years, offering authentic Italian dishes in a cozy and casual setting with dog-friendly outside tables. A hearty menu includes delicious options such as antipasto salad, bread sticks with garlic sauce, hand-tossed specialty pizza, and a mouthwatering variety of hot and cold hoagies such as roast beef and Swiss, tuna salad, roast pork, meatball parmigiana, and sausage with peppers and onions. Wash down the goodness with cold beer or a glass of house wine. Outdoor tables are limited, so call ahead to ensure seating with Fido. Toffino's Italian Bakery is open Tuesday through Thursday 11am to 9pm, Friday and Saturday 11am to 10pm, Sunday noon to 9pm, and is closed Mondays. See Details
Luciano's Pizzeria Lucky Luciano's serves delicious thin crust pizza and other Italian favorites in a casual hole in the wall setting that offers dog-friendly outside seating. A simple menu features Greek and spinach salads, calzone, chicken Caesar wraps, meatball parmesan subs, traditional cheese pizza with a variety of toppings, and specialty pies with mafioso monikers like The Godfather, Wise Guy, Namby Pamby, and the Snitch. Dessert lovers can top off the meal with a sweet cannoli. Dogs are welcome at front outdoor tables. Lucky Luciano's Pizzeria is open 11am to 9pm Sunday through Thursday and 11am to 10pm Friday and Saturday. See Details
Bricco Bracco Bricco Bracco serves a myriad of traditional Italian fare in a contemporary industrial chic setting that welcomes dogs at outside tables. Favorite menu choices include fried calamari, sauteed PEI mussels, Caesar salad, Tuscan white bean soup, rigatoni sausage, stone-grilled gourmet pizza, aged New York sirloin topped with mozzarella, chicken Milanese, veal Marsala, linguine with red or white clam sauce, and shrimp over angel hair pasta. Complement the meal with a glass of Italian wine or a cold domestic beer. Dogs can join their owners at tables in the front outdoor seating area. Bricco Bracco is open 11am to 10pm seven days a week. See Details
La Tela Pizzeria Savor Neapolitan style pizza and other Italian favorites at Le Tela Pizzeria, a warm, inviting eatery with dog-friendly outside tables located in the Freshfields Village shopping plaza. Delicious menu choices include roasted beet salad, pasta fagioli, classic lasagna, eggplant parmigiana, ravioli with ricotta, meatball and sausage grinders, and wood-fired artisan pizza like mushroom ragout, basil with mozzarella, Sicilian oregano, gorgonzola, and quail egg. Dessert lovers can top off the meal with creamy gelato or panna cotta. The outdoor seating area welcomes dogs, but food must be ordered inside and brought to the table. La Tela Pizzeria is open from 11am to 10pm seven days a week. See Details
SAVI Cucina + Wine Bar SAVI Cucina is a coastal Italian and sommelier- inspired restaurant in Mount Pleasant featuring house-made pasta, curated cocktails, and an award-winning wine program. Dogs are welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the large pet-friendly patio. See Details