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Dog Friendly Restaurants in Athens

As we head into springtime, you and your best friend are probably itchin’ to head out together. You want to know where dog-friendly restaurants in Athens are and we’ve got the scoop!

We like to hang out with our furry friends, too, so GFY Appliance Repair has made a list of the most dog-friendly places around. Take a look.

Best Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Athens

Mama’s Boy Restaurant

There’s nothing like good ol’ southern eats. At Mama’s Boy, you’ll indulge in sweet and savory southern goodness for breakfast and lunch. From old fashioned biscuits and gravy and Georgia peach french toast to authentic pulled pork sandwiches, they’ll leave you coming back for more.

Fido and kids are welcome too! This is a top favorite of our dog-friendly restaurants in Athens.

  • 197 Oak St., Athens 30601
  • Open daily 7:00 am-2:30 pm
  • Menu
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Terrapin Beer Company

Terrapin is known for being a dog-friendly brewery in Athens. What could be better than you, your favorite mutt, and a cold beer? We agree- nothing! Terrapin is a local brewery and has plenty of picnic tables for you and your dog to relax and enjoy your time together.

Water bowls are placed by the outdoor bar and complimentary pick-up bags are provided. They’ve thought of everything.

  • 265 Newton Bridge Road
  • Hours vary- closed Saturdays and for special events
  • Menu
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Image: Terrapin Beer Company

Big City Bread Cafe

You won’t need to look far for a charming atmosphere – this is one of the most dog-friendly restaurants in Athens and will enchant you and your furry friend with a relaxing courtyard and shady elm trees. Staff at Big City is known for being dog-friendly and dog savvy.

Delicious menu options in this gourmet style bistro will delight even the savviest foodie. You’ll love this little bistro!

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Image: Big City Bread Cafe


Clocked is one of the dog-friendly restaurants in Athens that features natural, organic, and chemical-free ingredients in all their dishes. You can feel good about what you eat and feel even better about sharing with your pet!

The outdoor seating is dog-friendly and the friendly staff will make sure you and your canine are happy and well fed. This place puts burgers and fries on the map!

  • 259 W Washington St, Athens 30601
  • Menu
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Image: Clocked Bayou Burger

The Foundry Athens

Last is definitely not the least at The Foundry Athens. This is one of the more unique dog-friendly restaurants in Athens. Featuring a modern twist on southern classics, this historic establishment combines good eats, canine friends, and live music for all to enjoy.

With plenty of outdoor seating, you and your dog can enjoy great southern fare on a beautiful day!

  • 295 E Dougherty St, Athens 30601
  • Hours and music lineup vary
  • Menu
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Image: The Foundry Athens
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