30+ Dog-Friendly Patios in Charleston

March 8, 2024

What fur baby doesn’t love a good patio hang? Stop calling every bar and restaurant to see if your dog is allowed—Charleston Guru has you covered! Here’s a list of 30+ dog-friendly patios in Charleston. This guide includes dog-friendly restaurants and bars broken down by neighborhood.

Things to Remember:

  • Dogs must be on a 6-foot (or shorter), non-retractable leash.
  • Dogs are only allowed in outdoor dining areas of restaurants. They cannot go inside for any reason.
  • Dogs must be under control, or you might be asked to leave.
  • Call ahead to confirm! Rules change or there may be a special event.




Folly Beach

Taco Boy

Park Circle

Commonhouse Aleworks

Shem Creek

Red’s Ice House

Sullivan’s Island

Poe’s Tavern

We’re always looking for more dog-friendly restaurants in Charleston, so let us know if we missed your favorite joint that welcomes dogs! 

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