Pet-Friendly Things To Do in Atlanta

Atlanta is known as a dog-friendly destination. With more and more people traveling with pets, we have unleashed our top pet-friendly places in Atlanta.

Piedmont Park Dog Park (📷 Scott White)

Dog Parks

Fetch Park

A dog park and bar in Atlanta’s Old Fourth Ward where friends can hang out with man’s best friend.

Piedmont Park Dog Park

Recognized as one of Atlanta’s best dog parks offering off-leash areas for nearly one million dogs each year.

Atlantic Station Dog Park

A free, off-leash dog park with space for pups to run around.

Freedom Barkway

Freedom Barkway (📷 Alecia Zackery)

A new-and-improved dog park in Atlanta’s Old Fourth Ward.

Pet-Friendly Patios

Ladybird Grove & Mess Hall

Serving campfire cuisine for lunch, brunch and dinner on the Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail.

Joy Café

Dishing out Southern-inspired cuisine in Midtown Atlanta.


A casual hangout serving tacos and more in Reynoldstown.

Nina & Rafi

An Italian eatery and pizzeria near Krog Street Market on the Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail.

Publico Kitchen & Tap

Offering a Latin-inspired menu and craft beer and cocktails in Midtown.

Leon’s Full Service

Serving inspired cuisine and cocktails in a renovated gas station in Decatur.

Little Bear

Where its namesake proprietor and Great Pyrenees mountain dog Fernando L. Bear can sometimes be found greeting guests on the restaurant patio on Georgia Avenue in Summerhill. Be sure to pick up a pack of the eatery’s Big Daddy Biscuits “Cub Club Forever” cookies for a special treat back home.

Java Cats

Travelers missing their kitties back home can leap into Java Cats Cafe for some furry feline therapy. With locations in East Atlanta and Marietta, this cozy cat café offers plenty of purrs along with fresh ground coffee.

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