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Pet Friendly Places in Savannah, GA

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Your guide to places to stay, where to eat and things to do with your dog in the city. 

When it comes to loyalty and unconditional love, no one can beat that of your pets. You know what it’s like to come home to find your fur-baby excitedly waiting for you, or to feel them snuggling close when you’re feeling low so show them some love and appreciation by taking them out on a date! 

With a variety of activities and places to eat, Savannah is the best spot for you and your pups to enjoy. Below is a list of things to do and see in this beautiful city. While you’re there, please use #sidwashere to share your photos with us!


Pet Friendly Restaurants

Savannah is packed with dog-friendly places to eat. Here’s the list of pet-friendly restaurants in Savannah for your outdoor dining. 

In Savannah’s iconic City Market and Historic District you may enjoy a cocktail and live music at :

• Belford’s Savannah Seafood & Steaks 

• Cha Bella

• Leopold’s Ice Cream

• Coffee Fox 

• Crystal Beer Parlor

• Hitch

• Tacos & Tequila 

• Two Tides Brewing

Other dog-friendly restaurants nearby Savannah include 

Tubby’s Tank House Thunderbolt 

The Wyld Dock Bar 

Love’s Seafood 

If you’re on Tybee Island, your pup is welcome at Huc-a-poos Bites and Booze and Sea Wolf Tybee.


Here are three of our favorites from Riverwalk.

► Huey’s Restaurant – Located in 115 E River St. Serves up authentic New Orleans cuisine on Savannah’s historic River Street from morning ’til night. They are famous of their American, Cajun and Southern cuisines.

► Olympia Café – Located in 5 E River St. Cheery Greek eatery serving traditional fare in a space filled with greenery & exposed brick.

► District Smokehouse – Located in 400 W River Street. Southern style Savannah smokehouse serves up melt-in-your-mouth creations alongside beer from local breweries. With open-air seating and iconic views of the river, this will become your go-to spot for the best barbeque in Savannah.


Pet Friendly Shops

For people, shopping seems to be a relaxing and enjoyable way to spend time. For pets, it is an expectant and exciting adventure filled with new sounds and smells. 

We’ve listed the stores below that would be happy to receive a visit from you and your pet though we would of course ask you to be aware that our furry shopper friends are required to be on a leash and be on their best behavior at all times.

► Savannah Bee Company – Located in 104 W Broughton St Historic Landmark District.  Brings you both local and international award-winning specialty honey. 

► Black Dog General Store – Located in 211 W River St. Retailer selling casualwear, accessories & gifts with its signature dog logo for men, women & kids.

► Jere’s Antiques – Located in 9 N Jefferson St. Long-running warehouse stocking chairs, tables, cabinets & more from the 18th to 20th centuries.

► Savannah’s Candy Kitchen – Located in 225 E River StSavannah’s finest handmade Southern candy, cakes and pies online, including Pralines, Fudge, Turtles, Candy Gifts, Gift Baskets, and more.

► Custard Boutique – Located in 422 Whitaker St. Small indie shop with a collection of casual women’s clothing, accessories & handcrafted jewelry.


Pet Friendly Activities

Doing activities with your pet not only strengthens your bond but also provides physical and mental stimulation, which promotes overall good health.

Make memories that will last to infinity and beyond with your four-legged bestfriend. Check out some fun pet-friendly activities below!

► Tours in Savannah, GA that welcomes well-mannered pets.

• Ghost tours

• History tours

• Architectural tours

• Oliver Bentley’s Historic Dog Walk Tour that’s designed for your pups

► Take a scenic stroll through downtown’s Colonial Park Cemetery or admire blooming azaleas at Bonaventure Cemetery

► In the Moon River District, Wormsloe State Historic Site and Skidaway Island State Park offer scenic walking trails with educational markers.

 Fort Pulaski Historic Site welcomes leashed pets inside the fort and on the grounds. For the more adventurous dog, many kayak and paddleboard outfitters allow experienced water dogs, too!


Take your pets out for a stroll, give them treats and pamper them like a baby. After all, nothing can beat a pets loyalty that’s why they’re called, “Man’s Best Friend.”

And of course, to complete your Savannah experience or trip with your pets, book your stay with us, Sid Was Here offers a short and long term pet-friendly accommodations!

Looking for pet friendly beaches? Please see our post here.