Dog Friendly Restaurants in South Carolina

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 South Carolina that will welcome Fido to join you at an outdoor table. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly FUEL Charleston
FUEL Charleston FUEL Cantina is a dog-friendly restaurant in downtown Charleston, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. Featured on Food Network's Diners, Drive Ins and Dives, Fuel has a tropical setting housed in an old gas station with an indoor/outdoor bar and one of Charleston’s largest patios. The ambiance strikes a balance between relaxation and nostalgia. FUEL Charleston serves Caribbean influenced cuisine using simple ingredients accompanied by affordable beers, signature cocktails, and unique wines. See Details
Pet Friendly California Dreaming
California Dreaming BringFido to California Dreaming in Charleseton, SC, for waterfront dining overlooking the Ashley River and marina. Be sure to order one of their award-winning salads served with a honey butter-laden croissant. Other popular menu items include prime rib, fried oyster and shrimp po' boy sandwiches, and grilled barbecue chicken. Leashed pups are welcome to join their owners on the dog-friendly wrap-around outdoor deck and bar. See Details
Bully's Pub and Grill Bully's Pub offers over 32 beers on tap, plenty of sports on TV, pool tables, and happy hour specials. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables. See Details
Liberty Tap Room & Grill Located in the heart of Myrtle Beach, SC, Liberty Tap Room is a dog friendly, upscale casual dining restaurant serving traditional American cuisine with a twist in a fun, modern atmosphere. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table in their Beer Garden. See Details
Poogan's Porch For some Southern fare and hospitality, bring Fido to Poogan's Porch. This charming restaurant is located one block off Main Street in Charleston's Historic District. Guests line up on the weekends for brunch dishes like chicken and waffles, shrimp and grits, and crab cake eggs Benedict; so expect a short wait. Sip on a cup of coffee, glass of sweet tea, or a refreshing mimosa from the bar and enjoy a warm biscuit while you wait. Dogs are welcome to accompany their owners while they dine on the front porch, weather permitting. See Details
Skull Creek Boathouse Skull Creek Boathouse is a popular Hilton Head Island restaurant and bar that is dog-friendly! The restaurant is open for daily for lunch and dinner and hosts a popular weekend brunch. Menu highlights include freshly caught local seafood, sushi, burgers, and classic American cuisine. Dogs are welcome on the sprawling outdoor patio, which overlooks the docks and beautiful Skull Creek. This is a great spot to catch the sunset but plan accordingly! Skull Creek Boathouse does not take reservations and wait times can be long. Luckily there are two outdoor bars, ample Adirondack chairs, live music, and games to play along the waterfront while you wait. See Details
Red's Ice House Shem Creek Red's Ice House has excellent specials and it's dog friendly. Enjoy the delicious snow crab and the well made Bloody Mary's. See Details
Sharkey's Beach Bar This Tiki style restaurant and beach bar serves buffalo wings, sandwiches, grilled steaks, and fried seafood platters. The outdoor, ocean view seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Black Marlin Bayside Grill Black Marlin offers the Island’s largest selection of fresh-caught fish, seafood and delicious hand-cut steaks, all in a relaxing Key West atmosphere. Located dockside at Palmetto Bay Marina, you can dine indoors or outdoors on the dog-friendly patio. Enjoy appetizers like the award-winning Sushi Nachos from the waterside World Famous Hurricane Bar. See Details
Crave Kitchen & Cocktails Located within Seaside Farms in Mount Pleasant, Crave Kitchen & Cocktails has a dog-friendly, year-round patio that is a great meeting spot for yappy hour. The Southern menu includes a decadent mac and cheese, grilled and roasted cedar plank salmon seasoned with garlic and rosemary, and buttermilk fried chicken topped with foie gras and truffle gravy. Open daily for lunch and dinner, and weekend brunch. See Details
Pour Taproom Pour Taproom in Greenville, SC, is a unique, dog friendly craft brewery offering 70 self-serve taps that use radio-frequency tags to monitor how much beer is poured down to the ounce. Beer and wine are available. Well-behaved dogs are welcome inside. Guests can order food to be delivered from local eateries. See Details
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
Smoke on the Water Smoke on the Water is a fashionable, dog-friendly barbecue restaurant and tavern next to Falls Park on the Reedy River in downtown Greenville, SC. There is a large, patio area with several umbrella tables where you can dine al fresco with Fido in tow, when the patio is open. The menu includes fried pearl oysters, Brunswick stew, shrimp salad, pulled pork sandwiches, oyster po'boys, and chocolate mousse pie. Call ahead to confirm the patio is open during cool weather and extreme heat. See Details
8th Ave Tiki Menu includes jumbo Buffalo shrimp, fried oysters, Mediterranean sloppy Joes, and chicken skewers. Outdoor tables are dog friendly. See Details
Lost Dog Cafe Located just a few blocks from the Folly Beach Pier, Lost Dog Cafe serves tasty breakfast and lunch offerings with a Southern spin in a bright and cheery atmosphere with outdoor seating that welcomes dogs. Whet the whistle with a hot or cold coffee drink before digging into cinnamon rolls, biscuits and gravy, huevos rancheros, shrimp and grits, quesadillas, mahi salad, chicken salad croissants, Boars Head hot dawgs, and bacon cheddar burgers. Bring friends and Fido, but be prepared for a wait, especially on Saturdays. Lost Dog Cafe is open Monday through Saturday from 6:30am to 3pm and 6:30am to 2pm on Sunday. See Details
Molly Darcy's on the Beach Molly Darcy's on the Beach is an Irish Pub & Grill serving Authentic Irish specialties like Shepards Pie, Bangers & Mash, and Corned Beef. Game room, pool tables, live entertainment on weekends, and a large split-level oceanfront patio that welcomes dogs. See Details
Dog & Duck Belle Hall Located in the Belle Hall Shopping Center, Dog & Duck Belle Hall offers excellent pub fare, a variety of beer and cocktails, and dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu includes Buffalo chicken sliders, fried grouper bites, tacos, wings, chicken sandwiches, burgers, hot dawgs, and fish and chips. See Details
Skillets Cafe & Grill Not just for breakfast anymore, Skillets serves lunch and dinner, specializing in fresh seafood, and offers a bottomless salad bar, meat n' three options, and an early bird menu. Bring Fido to sit on the dog-friendly patio and order him a meal from their doggy menu. Skillets Cafe & Grill is open daily from 10 am until 10 pm. See Details
Oceanfront Bar & Grill This popular seafood restaurant located on the boardwalk serves crab cakes, Buffalo shrimp, oysters, fish tacos, and grilled mahi mahi. Landlubbers can choose from burgers, BBQ sandwiches, and deep fried wings. Outdoor tables welcome dogs.
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TBonz A casual steakhouse serving juicy steaks, hearty sandwiches, and surf and turf entrees. Outside dining welcomes dogs.
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Mac's Speed Shop Sports bar with TVs on a heated patio. Huge beer selection, BBQ chicken, pork, and brisket featured on the menu. Outdoor picnic tables welcome dogs. See Details
Kudu Coffee & Craft Beer Popular with College of Charleston and MUSC students, Kudu Coffee & Craft Beer offers and extensive menu of coffee and teas, bottled juices, cookies, croissants, muffins, sandwiches, and over 20 craft beers on tap. Patio seating is dog friendly. See Details
Brown Dog Deli Hearty deli salads, juicy hot dogs, and vegan/vegetarian/gluten-free options. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs.
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Graham's Landing Graham's Landing is a casual eatery located in Murrells Inlet, SC, that has dog-friendly tables available outside on their porch. Stop in for a variety of local seafood as well as burgers, sandwiches, steaks and more, served by their friendly staff. See Details