Bringing your best friend to town? That's great! Nashville loves its four legged friends. Just take a look at all the places willing to accommodate.
Problem: you want to see everything Nashville has to offer, but hate to leave your beloved friend stuck in the hotel all day. Solution: Hillcrest Kennel, Grooming & Daycare. They are a full-service kennel open 7 days a week for boarding, grooming, and daycare who will be happy to provide a comforting home for your pet while you vacation.
Does your dog need to be groomed? Winston Dog, in Green Hills, is a high end dog boutique that specializes in apparel, collars, leads, beds, carries, gourmet treats, bowls, and more. Plus, they cater to dogs for touch ups in between their grooming.
Please note that all restaurants are subject to rules when allowing animals on the premises. Each restaurant below allows dogs on their patio, and some require a leash. There are no size restrictions meaning large dogs are welcome as long as the pet is well behaved. Please call before you arrive for a full understanding of rules and regulations.
Nashville's own Bar Louie offers a good time, at anytime. They're famous for their signature martinis, and offer a great menu filled with classic American cuisine.
This comfortable neighborhood restaurant combines both rustic and modern elements plus a patio seating area that welcomes breeds of all kinds.
Edley’s Bar-B-Que unites the Nashville tradition of meat & three restaurants with the best barbecue this side of the Mississippi.
Epice is a neighborhood bistro serving moderately priced, simple, and authentic Lebanese foods reflective of Lebanon’s flavorful Mediterranean cuisine.
Fido blurs the line between upscale coffeehouse and casual restaurant with an emphasis on organic and local foods served in an inviting atmosphere. PLUS with a name like Fido you know they welcome dogs.
Frothy Monkey is a neighborhood restaurant & cafe offering a diverse menu including breakfast, lunch and dinner in addition to the service of outstanding coffee, espresso drinks, & house-made teas & beverages.
615-600-4756 ext. 4
Frothy Monkey's The Nations location is one of their biggest. It has 3,500 sq. ft. and designed to serve a wide variety of customers with a mix of seating including tables, booths, bar stools, community tables, and private dining. They have an excellent menu serving breakfast through dinner to match their exceptional coffee.
Henley features a modern American menu with cuisine heavily influenced by the South, with local product and seasonal ingredients. Their patio is pet-friendly.
8th Avenue South - 615-712-8160
West Nashville - 615-750-2920
M.L.Rose is known for their amazing all natural beef specialty burgers, a selection of over 80 beers, large patio, and a great jukebox.
Kick back at Nada, a taco and cocktail joint in Midtown Nashville just blocks from Music Row and Vanderbilt University. Explore traditional and inspired tacos while sharing housemade chips, guacamole, and small plates, or drop by for a drink and enjoy margaritas, cocktails, and mezcal.
Peg Leg Porker is old school BBQ. There's a great patio for you and your four legged friend. Pulled pork, yard bird (chicken), dry ribs, wet ribs, wings, pimento cheese, bbq nachos, smoked green beans, bbq beans, mac and cheese and anything else that you could want from a barbecue joint can be ordered at Peg Leg Porker.
Downtown - North of Broadway
Puckett's Grocery is a family-owned and operated Southern meat & three serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, with live music Monday-Saturday.
Music Row/ Demonbreun
SOUTH has a great patio for your four legged friend complete with TVs to watch the game and a menu that has quickly become a local favorite offering acclaimed Southern delicacies from home-made pimento cheese dip to shrimp & grits.
Downtown - SoBro
Some of the best craft beer in Nashville comes from Tennessee Brew Works. Their taproom is open 7 days a week, and hosts live music all the time.
Every customer loves their laid-back feel and live entertainment - not to mention their made from scratch food served up by a friendly and eclectic staff.
Featuring a menu of non-traditional bar food, along with 24 beers on tap, craft cocktails, and vintage arcade and console games, the restaurant and bar is definitely a departure from the rest of the Demonbreun nightlife strip.
Von Elrod’s Beer Garden & Sausage House is made for celebrating with beer and exceptional hand-cranked sausages. Rub elbows with old and new friends at a communal table and hoist a stein of craft beer from our 36 taps.
Nothing better than taking your friend for a walk in one of Nashville's many bountiful parks. Warner, Shelby, and Centennial Parks all welcome dogs. Please visit www.nashville.gov/Dog-Parks for more information on rules and policies.
Visit BarkPark, located in East Nashville. This members-only dog park is only open September 8 - November 18, so experience it while you can!
Each and every hotel below will be happy to accommodate you and your pet. Please be aware that some hotels do charge an extra pet fee, and some have size restrictions. Call before booking to ensure a full understanding of their rules and regulations.
21c Museum Hotel
Aloft Nashville West End
Baymont Inn & Suites Nashville Airport/ Briley
Comfort Inn West
Drury Inn & Suites Nashville Airport
Embassy Suites Airport
Embassy Suites Nashville South - Cool Springs
Extended Stay America-Vanderbilt
GuestHouse Music Valley
Hayes Street Hotel
The Hermitage Hotel
Hilton Garden Inn Vanderbilt
Hilton Nashville Downtown
Holston House Nashville
Home2 Suites by Hilton Nashville Vanderbilt
Homewood Suites Airport
Homewood Suites Nashville Downtown
Homewood Suites Nashville Vanderbilt
Holiday Inn Express
Hotel INDIGO Nashville Downtown
Hyatt Place Brentwood
Hyatt Place Nashville Downtown
Hyatt Place Nashville Airport
Hyatt Place Opryland
Kimpton Aertson Hotel
Loews Vanderbilt Hotel
Loretta Lynn's Ranch
Omni Nashville Hotel
Radisson Hotel Airport
Residence Inn by Marriott Nashville Airport
Residence Inn Nashville Vanderbilt/ West End
Sheraton Music City Hotel
Super 8 Hermitage/ Nashville Airport
Sheraton Nashville Downtown
Thompson Nashville Hotel
TownePlace Suites by Marriott Nashville Airport
Two Rivers Campground
Union Station Hotel