Dog Friendly Mexican Restaurants in Charleston, SC

There are 10 pet friendly Mexican 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 Taco Boy Downtown
Taco Boy Downtown Fido will love the fiesta atmosphere at Taco Boy in Downtown Charleston. Spend the afternoon with old or new friends on the dog-friendly patio sampling freshly made guacamole and salsas with chips, grilled fish tacos, and pineapple-infused or Cadillac margaritas. Taco Boy is very dog friendly, so your pup may make some new friends, too! Open daily from 11am-2am. See Details
Pet Friendly Juanita Greenberg's Nacho Royale
Juanita Greenberg's Nacho Royale Head to Charleston's Upper King Street with Fido in tow for some Tex-Mex food and margaritas at Juanita Greenberg's Nacho Royale. Nosh on all kinds of nachos (try the tofu!), Monterey Jack-filled quesadillas, crisp salads topped with shrimp, and gigantic one-pound burritos. Wash it all down with a top-shelf margarita or an ice cold cerveza. Open daily 11am-2am. See Details
La Carreta Traditional Mexican menu with numerous choices to choose from. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Mex 1 Coastal Cantina Serving a blend of Baja-style cuisine, this casual edgy Avondale neighborhood eatery delivers a new twist on the traditional taco. Also offers quesadillas, sandwiches, and bowls. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Rio Grande Rio Grande is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 10:00pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm. This small eatery provides patrons with fresh and authentic Mexican-style cuisine complete with friendly and prompt service. Let Fido tag along for the day and snag a seat at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables. Rio Grande has a variety of typical Mexican dishes on the menu including soup, taco salad, chicken, beef, seafood, and more. See Details
Santi's Restaurante Mexicano Dogs are welcome at five outdoor tables at this authentic Mexican restaurant. Santi's Restaurante Mexicano is popular among Charlestonians for their strong margaritas, cheap Dos Equis draft beer served with good Mexican food in a fun atmosphere. Start off with Santi's tasty chips and salsa, then enjoy your choice of seafood soup, tacos, quesadillas, or chimichangas. Santi's Restaurante Mexicano is open for lunch and dinner daily from 11am until 10pm. See Details
RuRu's Tacos & Tequila RuRu's Tacos & Tequila, located in Charleston, SC, is a casual taqueria 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 craft cocktail and an order of the Lighten Up Francis - crispy calamari with sweet and spicy Thai sauce, chipotle aioli, and wasabi crema. Next, chow down on the It Was The Dukes Taco with slow-cooked pork belly carnitas, slaw, diced onion, cilantro, and salsa verde. Or go for the I'll Have What She's Having Taco with grilled mahi mahi, lettuce, avocado, cilantro, and pineapple salsa. RuRu's Tacos & Tequila is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Zia Taqueria Zia Taqueria is dog-friendly! The Mexican restaurant welcomes dogs on their outdoor patio. Zia Taqueria serves tacos available with several protein options like grilled fish, beef barbacoa, sauteed shrimp, portabella mushroom, and chicken. Nachos, quesadillas, enchiladas, tamales, tortas, and margaritas are also available. Zia Taqueria is open for lunch and dinner Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12am. See Details
Barberitos Barberitos is a dog-friendly Southwestern grille and cantina in Charleston, claiming to go to the extreme to define the concept of farm fresh. The restaurant offers two outdoor tables to dog owners wanting to dig into a bowl stuffed with rice, beans, pico de gallo, cheese, protein, and veggies. Barberitos 's menu includes free chips and salsa with every entree order, as well as burritos, bowls, tacos, salads, nachos, quesadillas, and extras. 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
SOL Southwest Kitchen and Tequila Bar SOL Southwest Kitchen and Tequila Bar, located in Charleston, SC, is a trendy eatery that serves up a variety of delicious Mexican-style fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a craft cocktail and an order of the Wood Fire Grilled Street Corn with chipotle butter, roasted poblano street sauce, adobo seasoning, cotija, queso fresco, and cilantro. Next, chow down on the Red Chile Bison Enchiladas with ground bison, fresh jalapenos, caramelized onions, chihuahua cheese, and red chile sauce. Or go for the Chile-Rubbed Sea Bass with zippy sauce, pineapple salsa, grilled veggies, and ancho rice. SOL is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 1am, and Sunday from 10am to 11pm. See Details
Sol Southwest style tequila bar offers burgers, tacos, red chile bison enchiladas, and lobster tail. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Poblanos Poblanos specializes in traditional Mexican dishes with modern twists on taste and presentation. Choose from homemade salsa and guacamole, Cancun salad, nachos del Mar, burritos chile verde, pollo relleno, pineapple fajitas, fried mojarra, and carne asada. Patio seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Basico Basico offers unique Mexican cuisine in a modern, bright, and spacious eatery that offers dog-friendly outside tables. Patrons can please their palate with a flavorful array of dishes such as salsa verde, flautas, chorizo empanadas, chicken quesadillas, chile rellenos, smoked brisket enchiladas, buttermilk fried chicken tacos, Carolina shrimp Veracruzana, and for dessert, churros with chocolate sauce and dulce de leche creme brulee. Dogs can join their owners at both picnic and regular tables in the front outdoor seating area. Basico is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday 11am to 10pm, Saturday 10:30am to 10pm, and Sunday 10:30am to 9pm. See Details
SOL Southwest Kitchen and Tequila Bar SOL Southwest Kitchen and Tequila Bar, located in Summerville, SC, is a trendy eatery that serves up a variety of delicious Mexican-style fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a craft cocktail and an order of the Wood Fire Grilled Street Corn with chipotle butter, roasted poblano street sauce, adobo seasoning, cotija, queso fresco, and cilantro. Next, chow down on the Red Chile Bison Enchiladas with ground bison, fresh jalapenos, caramelized onions, chihuahua cheese, and red chile sauce. Or go for the Chile-Rubbed Sea Bass with zippy sauce, pineapple salsa, grilled veggies, and ancho rice. SOL is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm, Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12am, and Sunday from 10am to 10pm. See Details
Yo Bo Cantina Fresca Yo Bo Cantina Fresca, located at E Montague Avenue, in North Charleston, is a trendy Mexican eatery and cocktail bar that serves up a variety of tasty dishes. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a Bloody Maria (Vida Mezcal, Zing Zang, Cholula) and an order of the Nachos - warm tortillas topped with queso, black beans, salsa cruda, cheese, jalapenos, sour cream, and guacamole. Next, chow down on the Diablo Taco - a flour or corn tortilla filled with green cabbage, cotija cheese, jalapeno-lime sauce, and your choice of chicken, steka, veggies, carnitas, or tofu. Or go for the Shrimp Green Kahuna Burrito filled with grilled shrimp, rice, black beans, green cabbage, salsa cruda, and jalapeno-lime sauce (served with or without sour cream, lettuce, jalapenos, cilantro, or guacamole.) 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
Papi's Taqueria Papi's Taqueria in Isle of Palms is a casual, dog friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. This beach front taqueria specializes in creative tacos in a comfortable releaxed setting. Be sure to try one of their specialty margaritas and/or a Churro Beignet. See Details