Dog Friendly Restaurants in Alabama

No need to leave Fido in the hotel room when you want to grab a bite! No matter where you’re headed, we can point you towards great restaurants in Alabama that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Cosmos Restaurant and Bar
Cosmos Restaurant and Bar Cosmo's is a truly one of a kind establishment where locals and visitors to the area can enjoy a fantastic meal and lively cocktails with Fido at their side on the open-air deck, weather permitting. Menu includes crawfish tails, firecracker shrimp, sesame seared tuna, Jerk chicken, po'boys, muffaletta sandwiches, fish tacos, and peanut butter pie for dessert. See Details
Pet Friendly Rojo
Rojo Rojo offers a combination of Mexican and American dishes, plus a decent sized outside patio that welcomes well-behaved dogs. The food and drinks are amazing and the atmosphere is one-of-a-kind. Menu includes burritos, tacos, quesadillas, hot wings, burgers, chicken tenders, and New York strip steak. Open 11am-10pm Tuesday to Sunday. See Details
Black Market Bar Located in the Cahaba Mall Shopping Center, the dog-friendly Black Market Bar sets itself apart from other watering holes with its vibrant comic book, B-movie, and punk rock decor. Try a signature cocktail with catchy monikers like the St. Sinister, Copycat Killer, and Dire Wolf, then satisfy that hunger with delicious eats like pork empanadas, bacon monster burgers, Alabama fried chicken, drunken Cajun pasta, and apple pork sandwiches. Dogs are welcome at front covered tables. Opens at 3pm on Mondays and 11am the rest of the week. See Details
Chez LuLu Chez LuLu in Birmingham specializes in French cuisine and offers dog-friendly outdoor seating. See Details
Flying Harpoon The Flying Harpoon, located in Gulf Shores, AL, is a casual, dog friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table near the water. They offer several seafood favorites such as oyster fritters, Buffalo shrimp, Cajun po'boys, and crab and crawfish baskets. Deck seating is dog friendly. See Details
Good People Brewing Company Good People brews some of the South's most popular year-round and seasonal beers. Dogs are always welcome. 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
Humphrey's Bar and Grill Burgers and hot dogs are in the menu, plus a wide selection of domestic, foreign, and local craft beers. Back courtyard is dog friendly. See Details
Villagio Grille Villagio features lasagna, pizza, salmon frittata, and beef Carpaccio, among other savory sensations. Outdoor dining welcomes dogs. See Details
Pirates Cove Shiver me timbers, Pirates Cove serves cheeseburgers, fried chicken, and hot wings. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Mellow Mushroom This hip and modern dog-friendly national pizza chain puts a unique spin on the traditional pizza place, employing a carefree attitude in all of their culinary creations. They offer classic salads, subs, calzones, and pizza, but venture on the eclectic side with offerings like jerk chicken, tempeh, or tofu hoagies, and specialty pizza such as the Kosmic karma, Thai Dye, and Philosopher's Pie. Wash it down with a local craft beer while relaxing with Fido on the outdoor patio. Opens at 11am Monday through Saturday and 12pm on Sunday. See Details
Avondale Brewing Company Local craft brewery with delicious beers and a friendly atmosphere. Dogs are welcome outside and in the outdoor covered bar. Food can be ordered from one of several nearby restaurants. See Details
Babalu Babalu serves a diverse menu of creative offerings such as chicken sattay, crab seviche, and beef empanadas. Dogs allowed at outdoor tables. See Details
The Filling Station The Filling Station serves pizza, pasta, hoagies, and calzones. Outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Gumbo Shack Gumbo Shack is dog-friendly and offers great service and steaming bowls of gumbo that will make you cheer. See Details
Salem's Diner Salem's Diner serves up American classics and has incredibly friendly service with dog-friendly outdoor seating. Enjoy hearty comfort food like western omelettes, French toast, chili dawgs, cheesesteaks, patty melts, and chicken finger plates. Opens at 6:30m Monday thru Saturday; closed Sundays. See Details
The Blind Mule Restaurant & Bar The Blind Mule Restaurant & Bar offers pet-friendly seating in the courtyard and serves Southern style cuisine with a Cajun spin. Dogs are greeted with bowls of fresh water. The Blind Mule Restaurant & Bar opens daily at 11am. See Details
Wilhagans Grille & Tap Room Wilhagans is a neighborhood sports bar and restaurant featuring over 30 beers on tap, traditional bar and grill eats, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Choose from hearty offerings like wings, quesadillas, turkey bacon wraps, shrimp po'boys, chili queso burgers, corned beef sandwiches, and Cajun chicken pasta. Call ahead for hours. See Details
Big Bad Breakfast Besides serving a big bad breakfast, they also dish out shrimp and grits, "everything" burgers, and Creole skillets. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
The Tipping Point The Tipping Point has the elements of a bar, restaurant, cafe, and the surrounding natural beauty to create one great hangout. The dog-friendly seating is plentiful with tons of tables on their porch wrapping around the perimeter of the restaurant. The food menu has a selection of gourmet hotdogs, sandwiches, and flatbreads. They also ofer several adult treats like their boozey floats and specialty sodas. The Tipping Point also boasts a broad selection of craft beers, wine, and cocktails. See Details
Ed's Seafood Shed Family-owned and friendly, Ed's Seafood Shed delivers Southern cuisine with a Cajun twist. Enjoy fried okra, Creole gumbo, sauteed shrimp, oyster po'boys, and a menu favorite, Yo Mama's Platter. Deck seating with water views is dog friendly. See Details
Los Arcos Mexican Restaurant An upscale Mexican eatery with fantastic fish tacos. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
The Southern Grind Coffee House Locally owned with a relaxed coastal vibe and decor, Southern Grind serves more than just coffee. They offer breakfast sandwiches, Belgian waffles, fresh salads, paninis, burgers, and wraps. Courtyard seating area is dog friendly. See Details
Back Porch Grill The Back Porch Grill is located at Clear Creek Harbor and is situated right on the Logan Martin Lake. They have six dog-friendly tables on their outdoor porch overlooking the cove. The Back Porch offers dine in and call ahead to go orders. Their menu includes a range of familiar favorites like burgers, fish plates, steaks, and more. They also serve breakfast on the weekends with grits, pancakes, biscuits, and other morning meals. The Back Porch is opened seasonally so it's a good idea to call ahead to make sure they're open before you go. Their hours are Tuesday through Thursday from 8am to 8pm, Friday from 8am to 9pm, Saturday from 7amto 9pm, and Sunday from 7am to 8pm. See Details