Dog Friendly Restaurants in Hilton Head Island, SC

There are 74 pet friendly restaurants in Hilton Head Island that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help to decide 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 Hilton Head Island. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Skull Creek Boathouse
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
Pet Friendly Watusi
Watusi Dog-friendly Watusi in Hilton Head Island, SC, offers its patrons a full breakfast menu all day as well as salads, sandwiches and wraps. Enjoy a bite to eat at a table with your pup in their outdoor seating area. See Details
Skillets Cafe & Grill Not just for breakfast anymore, Skillets Cafe & Grill in Hilton Head Island 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. See Details
The Crazy Crab The Crazy Crab is a dog-friendly, award-winning restaurant in Hilton Head Island, SC, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the covered patio overlooking the water. They offer a menu of delicious Low Country recipes with some of the best crab legs on the island. Food items include fried and broiled seafood platters, She Crab Soup, Gumbo, steaks, ribs, chicken, and more. Be sure to try a slice of Key Lime Pie to finish off your dinner! See Details
Old Oyster Factory Old Oyster Factory is a dog-friendly restaurant in Hilton Head Island, SC. The menu offers a variety of seafood selections, including steamed shrimp, oysters Rockefeller, crab cakes, and lemon peppered salmon. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the outside deck that overlooks the water and offers excellent sunset views. See Details
Black Marlin Bayside Grill Black Marlin offers some of Hilton Head 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, Fido is welcome outdoors on the dog-friendly patio. Enjoy appetizers like the award-winning Sushi Nachos from the waterside World Famous Hurricane Bar. See Details
Up the Creek Pub & Grill Up the Creek serves salads, burgers, sandwiches, and seafood as part of a casual waterfront dining experience. Deck seating with river views welcomes dogs. See Details
Reilleys Grill and Bar Reilley's Grill & Bar is a dog-friendly restaurant that has been serving tantalizing food and drink for 35 years in Hilton Head Island, SC. They offer an elegant ambiance with dog-friendly outside tables in a pub like atmosphere. Favorite menu options include wings, sweet chili shrimp, homemade Asian spring rolls, blackened blue wedge salad, fried oysters and scallops, reubens, patti melts, Greek burgers, espresso rubbed ribeye, low-country pasta, and chicken margherita. Dessert lovers can satisfy their sweet tooth with peanut butter pie and rich apple bread pudding a la mode. See Details
Scott's Fish Market Restaurant Enjoy scenic marina views and tasty seafood dishes at Scott's Fish Market Restaurant, a casual, dog-friendly, waterfront eatery with a relaxed island vibe in Hilton Head Island, SC. Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table. An innovative and flavorful menu features bacon-wrapped scallops, baked oysters, sauteed mussels, ahi tuna sashimi, she crab soup, Lowcountry seafood gumbo, fried jumbo sea scallops, Cajun seared tilapia, grilled swordfish, broiled cold water lobster tail, and for landlubbers, down south fried chicken, New York strip steak, and filet mignon. Dogs are welcome on the spacious outdoor deck. See Details
Captain Woody's Captain Woody's is Hilton Head Island's dog-friendly neighborhood bar and grill. Fido can join you on the covered patio that has heaters for cooler months. It's a great spot to enjoy an ice cold beer and seafood while watching a beautiful sunset with your dog. They specialize specializes in shrimp, clams, and oysters, which you can get freshly shucked, raw or steamed. See Details
Frosty Frog Cafe Frosty Frog in Hilton Head Island, SC serves salads, wraps, sandwiches and pizza. Covered outdoor seating is dog friendly. See Details
Aunt Chiladas Easy Street Cafe Aunt Chiladas Easy Street Cafe offers a dozen dog-friendly tables so you can munch on some Mexican fare with your pup. Their menu is loaded with traditional dishes as well as several gluten free and vegetarian options. Happy hour is served at their bars from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm, and they host live music often on the outdoor patio. See Details
Flatbread Grill & Bar Flatbread Grill & Bar is a dog-friendly eatery in Hilton Head, SC, where Fido can join you at an outdoor table. The menu includes pizza, pasta, sandwiches, paninis, burgers, plus Mexican specialties like steak fajita bowls and chicken burrito bowls. See Details
The Sandbar Beach Eats The Sandbar Beach Eats, located in Hilton Head, SC, is a casual, pet-friendly eatery where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the patio that's heated in cooler months. Enjoy menu items like fresh shrimp and oysters, sandwiches, salads, tacos, and beach plates such as crab cakes, jerk chicken, grouper, lobster, steak frites, pasta, ribs and more. A full bar is also available. See Details
Hudson's Seafood House on the Docks The dog-friendly Hudson's Seafood House on the Docks in Hilton Head Island, SC serves fresh local seafood in a bright, lively atmosphere that welcomes dogs at outside tables. Hungry patrons can feast on an array of dinner delicacies such as steamed oysters, snow crab legs, New England clam chowder, escargot, coconut shrimp, grilled Atlantic salmon, twin cold water lobster tails, stuffed flounder, almond crusted grouper, filet mignon, southern fried chicken tenders, and for dessert, key lime pie and hot fudge sundaes. See Details
Street Meet The American Tavern Street Meet is a dog-friendly restaurant and sports bar with lots of outdoor seating with televisions. The menu features American "sidewalk sandwiches" including gyros, Philly cheesesteaks, Cubanos, po'boys, and brats. Other menu highlights include buffalo chicken wings, soft pretzels with warm crab dip, Cincinnati chili spaghetti, and crisp salads. Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables and will be served a bowl of ice water. Street Meet is open from 11:30am to 2am. See Details
Lucky Rooster Kitchen + Bar The Lucky Rooster serves tasty Southern soul food in a warm, inviting bistro style eatery with an outdoor seating area that welcomes dogs. A tantalizing menu of classic and contemporary dishes includes cast iron skillet cornbread, roasted bone marrow, fried green tomatoes, bacon-wrapped trout, shrimp and grits, pork loin and rice, fried chicken with garlic mashed potatoes, and blackened North Carolina catfish. Complement the meal with a speakeasy cocktail on draft like the Carolina Horseman, Irish Lullaby, Juliet & Romeo, and the Nauti Beach. Dogs can join their owners on the spacious seasonal patio which is available from April to October. Lucky Rooster is open 5pm to 10pm seven days a week. See Details
Pino Gelato An Italian ice cream shop, offering 24 flavors of gelato and sorbetto. Also serving coffees, beverages, pastries and chocolates. Outdoor deck and courtyard are both dog friendly. Doggie treats are available. See Details
Jane Bistro & Bar Located in the bustling Shelter Cove Towne Centre, the dog-friendly Jane's Bistro serves creative New American cuisine made from tried and true shared recipes in a stylish and modern setting. Enjoy delicious lunch and dinner offerings that include tomato basil bisque, honey spiced pear salad, PEI mussels, 'Nola BBQ shrimp, jumbo lump crab cake sliders, pecan chicken, blackened mahi mahi, southern fried pork chops, Carolina shrimp and grits, and mama's homemade meatloaf. Dogs can sit with their owners at any of the 10 outdoor tables available. Jane's Bistro is open from 11am to 10pm Monday through Saturday and is closed Sundays. See Details
HogsHead Kitchen and Wine Bar Located in the Moss Creek Village Shopping Center, the dog-friendly HogsHead Kitchen and Wine Bar serves New American cuisine in a warm, inviting setting. A flavorful surf and turf menu features mussels provencal, ahi tuna steak tartare, oysters on the half shell, Atlantic salmon and jerk Cobb salads, prime pimento cheeseburgers, Cuban style sandwiches, buttermilk fired chicken and waffles, curried shrimp, candied maple salmon, steak and frites, and smoked pork chops. A slice of Carolina peach cobbler or bourbon pecan pie makes a sweet ending to the meal. Dogs are welcome at tables in the spacious outdoor seating area. HogsHead Kitchen and Wine Bar is open 11:30am to 10:30pm Monday through Friday, 5pm to 10:30pm Saturday, and is closed Sundays. See Details
Red Fish Red Fish Restaurant in Hilton Head serves an innovative selection of tantalizing seafood in a stylish and modern setting that offers dog-friendly outside tables. Patrons can sample a flavorful menu that features seared ahi poke, jumbo lump crab crisp, Southern fried oysters, buttermilk blue cheese wedge salad, Cajun shrimp and lobster burgers, low country shrimp and grits, grilled sea bass, bronzed mahi mahi, and for landlubbers, short rib sliders, Asian pork meatballs, Latin ribs, maple brined Berkshire pork chops, and center cut filet mignon. Dogs are welcome in the quaint porch seating area. See Details
Nectar Farm Kitchen Nectar Farm Kitchen is a dog friendly, farm-to-table restaurant where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table on the patio for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Their distinguished chefs thoughtfully prepare every dish using ingredients made and grown throughout the Lowcountry and the South. You can taste the difference in their house made dressings, sauces, soups and desserts. See Details
Kenny B's French Quarter Cafe Kenny B's French Quarter Cafe is a dog-friendly New Orleans-style restaurant in Hilton Head Island, SC. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the covered patio. The eatery serves Cajun and Creole dishes. See Details
Main Street Cafe & Pub Main Street Cafe & Pub offers varied seafood entrees, cold brews and happy hour specials, and seasonal dog-friendly outdoor seating. Menu favorites include all you can eat crab legs, molasses BBQ glazed salmon, fried red snapper, and Angus beef brisket. Open Monday thru Saturday 11am to 9pm and 11am to 3pm on Sunday. See Details