Dog Friendly Cafes, Restaurants and Pubs

Enjoy some of Dorset’s best food & drink knowing your dog will be welcomed!

Bakers Arms garden and pub

The Bakers Arms

Dorchester Road, Lytchett Minster, BH16 6JF
Phone: 01202 622900

The Baker’s Arms history dates back to 1851, serving as the heart of the local rural community. Since then it has continued to be run by families, a hub for local businesses and crafts. A country pub oozing rural charm and rustic character, the picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub food and carefully nutured cask ales and fine wines

We welcome four-legged friends and have water and treats available to ensure they’re as comfortable as you are!

Dogs are allowed in the bar area and garden, friendly environments for you and your four-legged friends to feel relaxed, safe and happy and enjoy your visit!

To find out more click here

The Greyhound Inn

Corfe Castle, Dorset
Phone: 01929 480205

The Greyhound Inn, Corfe Castle is a scenic and relaxed venue that serves fresh food all day throughout the year. The pub is ideally suited for small parties, families and walking groups, plus we’re dog friendly! We have a vast array of food, including Vegan, Vegetarian and Gluten Free options that are sourced, where possible from local suppliers within a 20-mile radius. The Greyhound Inn also holds frequent events and has a lovely beer garden, with the nicest views of Corfe Castle.

Why not come and check out our K9 Menu! 
BOTTOM SNIFFER BREW – It’s Beer O Clock. Give your dog a real ‘tail wagger!   
LITTLE STARS – Salmon (SMART – excellent for learning) or Chicken (ACTIVE – healthy heart, skin & coat) treats – very pawpular!   
SCOOPDOG – Cool your pup off with frozen vanilla deliciousness! 

Come and enjoy yourself with man’s best friend! 

To find out more click here

The Old Thatch

285 Wimborne Road West, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 7NW
Phone: 01202 406779

A family country pub based in the heart of Dorset, in Wimborne. We pride ourselves on our wide selection of local ales, a superb menu with great daily offers on our delicious food, along with fantastic customer service all in a beautiful location. We also have lovely Vegan, Vegetarian and Gluten Free options and source a lot of our produce from Gullivers Farm (only 4 miles from The Old Thatch). Come down and see what all the fuss is about… 

Why not come and check out our K9 Menu! 
BOTTOM SNIFFER BREW – It’s Beer O Clock. Give your dog a real ‘tail wagger!   
LITTLE STARS – Salmon (SMART – excellent for learning) or Chicken (ACTIVE – healthy heart, skin & coat) treats – very pawpular!   
SCOOPDOG – Cool your pup off with frozen vanilla deliciousness! 

Come and enjoy yourself with man’s best friend! 

To find out more click here

The Smugglers Inn

Osmington Mills, Weymouth, Dorset DT3 6HF
Phone: 01305 833125

Situated on the cliff tops of the South West Coast Path, just outside the village of Osmington, the Smugglers Inn is a traditional English pub with stunning views overlooking the Isle of Portland. With a beautiful garden for summer, as well as roaring log fires and oak beams inside for the longer and colder winter nights, the Smugglers can be truly enjoyed all year round.

Dogs are welcome both inside the pub and in the garden

To find out more click here

The Wishing Well

161 Church Street, Weymouth, Dorset DT3 5QE
Phone: 01305 814470

Breakfast, Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Sunday Roast and so much more in beautiful surroundings near Weymouth! Welcome to Upwey Wishing Well, Water Gardens and Tea Rooms! 

We invite you to visit our tearoom and tranquil ornamental gardens. Whether you are looking for a light bite for lunch, a three-course meal, afternoon tea, Sunday Roast or a venue for a special event, your day out wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the Upwey Wishing Well and Tearooms. Why not bring your best friend for a wander around our beautiful sub tropical water gardens. 

Why not come and check out our K9 Menu! 
BOTTOM SNIFFER BREW – It’s Beer O Clock. Give your dog a real ‘tail wagger!   
LITTLE STARS – Salmon (SMART – excellent for learning) or Chicken (ACTIVE – healthy heart, skin & coat) treats – very pawpular!   
SCOOPDOG – Cool your pup off with frozen vanilla deliciousness! 

To find out more click here

Under the Greenwood Tree Cafe

Higher Bockhampton, Dorchester, Dorset DT2 8QH

Inside Hardy’s Birthplace Visitor Centre at the threshold of Thorncombe Wood, dogs are welcomed into the cafe with free gravy bones!

Tasty local homemade food with gluten-free options and a wide range of drinks.

Open 10am – 4pm weekdays and weekends.

Go to the Cafe’s Facebook page for the menu.

Dog Friendly Scene

A UK based dog related directory, the Dog-Friendly Scene is where you can find great places to stay, eat, or visit with your dog. So don’t let the thought of leaving your pets at home spoil your holiday, you can now take them with you.

You can search for some amazing dog-friendly hotels, cottages, apartments, pubs, beaches and many more all around the UK that welcome dogs with open arms.

To find out more click here