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Dog Friendly Spots in Atlanta

Atlanta is one of those amazing cities where you can enjoy warm weather for most months out the year. It’s only natural for us to bring our four-legged BFFs along! From breweries to restaurants and trails, check out our favorite dog-friendly places in Atlanta.

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107 Main Street, Lilburn, GA 30347
Upmarket takes on Southern classics & craft beer served in a vintage, industrial-chic tavern.

(Virginia Highland)
794 North Highland Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30306
Started as a deli in 1922, it’s now an American restaurant & after-hours tavern with live music.

(Inman Park)
240 North Highland Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307
Spanish shareable plates & a long wine list served in a rustic wood setting with a wraparound patio.

3227 Roswell Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305
High-energy watering hole with sports on the TVs, pool, music, patio seating & an American menu.

1600 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30324
Steaks & burgers paired with margaritas & wine are on offer indoors or out on the wraparound patio.

817 West Peachtree Street Northwest, Atlanta, GA 30308
A rotating lineup of beers on tap pairs with hearty American grub at a relaxed tavern with a patio.

419 W Ponce de Leon Ave, Decatur, GA 30030

3167 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30305

Large, industrial space for coffee from signature roaster Batdorf & Bronson plus cappuccino & tea.

(Virginia Highland)
870 North Highland Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30306
Lively sports bar with large projection screen, make-your-own burgers & more than 50 kinds of beer.

1077 Juniper St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
Eatery offering creative takes on Southern comfort classics, with a patio & popular weekend brunch.

1402 North Highland Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30306
Casual outpost offers Southern twists on bar foods, plus a vast beer list & specialty cocktails.

2337 Main Street, Tucker, GA 30084
Ford’s prides itself on serving high-quality smoked meats, made-from-scratch Southern sides with a Mexican twist, and special housemade sauces. Delicious food, vintage vibes, and old-school hospitality come together in a family-friendly setting on historic Main Street.

2770 Lenox Rd NE Suite B-4, Atlanta, GA 30324
Garnet Gal’s is proud to serve the Atlanta area a wide selection of high quality coffees and crave-worthy foods.

(Piedmont Heights)
1842 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30324
Local chain serving burgers, chili & shakes in a hip space with B-movies projected on the walls.

(Sandy Springs)
7285 Roswell Rd, Sandy Springs, GA 30328
Cool seafood spot with beadboard walls & a lively bar, plus deck seating under colorful umbrellas.

(Inman Park)
299 North Highland Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307
A rotating lineup of beers on tap pairs with hearty American grub at a relaxed tavern with a patio.

132 10th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
Upscale pub grub & cocktails presented in a modern eatery & bar amid reclaimed woods & a large deck

1049 Juniper St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
Popular among the LGBT crowd, this bar offers food & drinks, plus a hopping patio bar scene.

(Downtown Decatur)
131 E Ponce de Leon Ave, Decatur, GA 30030
Inspired modern eatery in ex gas station offers New American fare & cocktails, plus a bocce court.

2316 Main Street, Tucker, GA 30084
Family-friendly pub featuring a menu of beer, specialty & build-your-own-burgers, wings & salads.

1144 Alpharetta St, Roswell, GA 30075
68 North Marietta Pkwy NW #102, Marietta, GA 30060

Established in 2010 as a local watering hole for dog-loving folks, Lucky’s offers a variety of freshly prepared burgers, sandwiches, salads, wings, and of course, ice-cold brews, in a relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere.

(Virginia Highland)
1033 North Highland Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30306
Relaxed joint serving Pabst Blue Ribbon by the pint or pitcher, plus wings, hot dogs & burgers.

(Avondale Estates)
22 N Avondale Rd, Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Combination comic-book store & taproom serving up local craft beer & creative bar food.

142 Flat Shoals Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30316
Dog-friendly spot for specialty coffee drinks & light bites including breakfast served all day.

500 10th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
Set in a stone house, this eclectic bar/restaurant offers burgers, sushi & a patio with park views.

(W. Midtown)
2030 Bolton Road, Atlanta, GA 30318
Public House 28 is a full service family friendly dining establishment open for lunch and dinner. It has a full bar featuring local craft brews and custom drinks designed for simplicity and quality.

3135 Piedmont Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305
Hip joint with elevated Mexican eats & unique margaritas, plus an open-late oyster & ceviche bar.

(W. Midtown)
685 11th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
Comfy, kitschy seafood spot with craft beers on tap & popular rooftop bar with skyline vistas.

(Sandy Springs)
4920 Roswell Rd Suite 55, Sandy Springs, GA 30342
Airy, modern eatery offering updated Southern comfort cuisine, wines & a dog-friendly patio.

115 Sycamore St, Decatur, GA 30030
Southwest-inspired dishes, plus cocktails & brews in a large, laid-back environment.

3334 Stone Mtn. Hwy. (Hwy 78), Snellville, GA 30078-6840
Summit’s food and our extensive beer and spirits menus make it an ideal place to enjoy your next visit in our friendly and casual atmosphere. You’ll find the food is freshly cooked, the service is friendly and efficient, and the beer list is outstanding.

537 W Howard Ave, Decatur, GA 30030
Pub fare & craft beers provide fuel for board games, trivia, darts & more in a low-key hangout.

(Stone Mountain)
5370 Stone Mountain Hwy, Suite 790, Stone Mountain, Georgia 30087
Trend provides clean eating, healthier options, and higher quality food options, while focusing on ever evolving food trends. Vegan options available.

878 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
A vast selection of single-malts & beer pairs with inventive burgers in a rock ’n’ roll atmosphere.

981 Monroe Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30308
Go-to cheesesteak pit stop since 1975 in tiny down-home digs with counter service & few tables.


(Avondale Estates)
38A N Avondale Rd, Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Retailer selling a variety of on-tap craft beer, soda & cider, plus 32 & 64-oz growlers for filling.

(W. Midtown)
670 Trabert Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
Casual craft brewery featuring a spacious, high-ceiling tasting room & regular tours.

(Old Fourth Ward)
550 Somerset Terrace NE #101, Atlanta, GA 30306
Expansive brewery crafting beers & serving New American fare, & boasting a roof bar with city views.

195 Ottley Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30324
Boisterous, indoor-outdoor microbrewery with tours & taproom plus live music & a dog-friendly patio.

211 E Trinity Pl, Decatur, GA 30030
Gastropub with house-brewed tap beers, shuffleboard, pool & darts, plus trivia on Mondays.

2003 S Bibb Dr, Tucker, GA 3008
Located minutes from Main Street, Tucker Brewing is a family-owned lager brewery dedicated to making quality beer that is inspired by German brewing traditions and honors the Southern roots of its owners. Tucker Brewing is committed to offering expansive outdoor space for people (and pups!) to come and safely enjoy delicious lager beers and scratch kitchen food with live music Thursday-Sunday.

(W. Midtown)
1465 Howell Mill Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
Family owned by husband-and-wife team, UrbanTree creates award-winning hard cider in-house for guests to enjoy an authentic grove-to-glass experience and offers four flagship drinks as well as seasonally inspired flavors.


Stonecrest, GA 30038
Mountain peak featuring a pedestrian/bicycle trail as well as guided hikes, fishing & geocaching.

(Sandy Springs)
1978 Island Ford Pkwy, Sandy Springs, GA 30350
Large, forested park popular for river rafting, trout fishing & its variety of hiking/biking trails.

Kennesaw, GA 30060
Mountain featuring hiking trails & a scenic overlook, plus an interpretive center at its base.

2020 Lenox Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30324
This forested tract with paths for running, hiking & biking also features a scenic creek.

1750 Mt Vernon Rd, Lithia Springs, GA 30122
Historical wooded state park offering hiking, picnicking, boating, fishing & GeoCaching.

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