Best Dog-Friendly Bars And Pubs In London

Dog lovers, we know it's heartbreaking to have to leave your pup at home all the time. But you know what? There are plenty of places across the city that welcome pooches and their parents with open arms. From Shoreditch haunts for after-work boozing to spots that even have their own signature 'dogtails', here are the best dog-friendly pubs and bars in London.

Last updated on 19th August 2022

Pub On The Park

306 user reviews 4

Taking your pooch for a jaunt around London Fields? Pitch up to Pub On The Park afterwards and treat yourselves to a chill-out session. With a massive outdoor area and friendly staff that'll cater to your needs, it's one of the best dog-friendly pubs in East London.

The Regent

609 user reviews 4

The Regent is a charming Balham local with a secret beer garden and an excellent range of liquid libations. Pop by for one of the best dog-friendly places in London, showcasing hearty British grub, including droolworthy Sunday roasts, with plenty of water for your pup. 

Don't settle for any old boozer, instead, pop to one of Vagabond's many outposts for some of the best dog-friendly bars in London. Not only will you find locations throughout the city (including Battersea, Fulham and Monument), but also an impressive menu of wines matched with artisan fare.

Got your pup with you? That's no issue at all when it comes to 28-50's wine-loving venues, which you can find across the city. Boasting a menu filled with killer bites, from charcuterie to cheeseburgers, it's the ideal plot for drinking and dining, especially with your dog in tow.

This dog-friendly pub in South London is a must for sports lovers and their best buds; amble over to catch all of the latest fixtures. And if you're in need of refreshment, just check out the ever-affordable menu of classic grub and extensive list of boozy bevs.

The Rosy Hue in Elephant & Castle knows it's no fun without our beloved pooches by our sides, so it welcomes dogs. Whether you're popping in for some tasty grub with your best friend or want to soak up some sun on ithe outdoor terrace, this is bound to impress you (and your furry friend).

The Lock Inn

2 user reviews 5

It doesn't get much better than The Lock Inn, one of the best dog-friendly pubs in London. Settle down with your pooch at this canalside venue to enjoy the selection of cold craft beers from local breweries or opt for a sunny seat in the beautiful beer garden.

The Rose and Crown

937 user reviews 4

The Rose and Crown is the perfect dog-friendly pub in Wimbledon thanks to its friendly resident labrador, Freddy. Pay him a visit with your pup and you can curl up indoors or out in the beer garden where heaters will help to keep things cosy in the cooler months.

The Betjeman Arms

1420 user reviews 4

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The Betjeman Arms is set in a beautiful Grade I-listed building and is one of the best dog-friendly pubs in King's Cross, with leather booths, quirky knick-knacks and the like. It also boasts a mega outdoor terrace for those warmer days, as well as signature cocktails and killer cuisine.

Bussey Rooftop Bar

108 user reviews 4

Go sky-high with your canine companion by ascending to one of the best dog-friendly rooftop bars in London. Found in Peckham, Bussey Rooftop Bar fronts captivating views of the city, as well as cracking cocktails and freshly prepared pizzas.

The Arch House

1 user review 5

The Arch House, a fabulous taproom from award-winning brewery Anspach & Hobday, is the place to go for puppy parents. Bring your furry friend along with you as you sample a range of tasty craft brews and moreish bar snacks.

The Porchester

119 user reviews 5

Whether you're after a quick bite to eat or relaxing after a stroll along Portobello Road, this is the perfect pitstop. The Porchester is a dog-friendly pub in Notting Hill, serving hearty comfort food alongside an extensive range of classic cask ales. 

The Charles Holden

47 user reviews 4

A Colliers Wood staple, The Charles Holden is a fun and friendly pub, with affordable drinks, tasty nosh and one helluva beer garden. So, after you've had a wander around Wandle Park, pitch up with your pup to wind down in a pretty surrounds.

The Owl and Pussycat

459 user reviews 4

The Owl and Pussycat is one of the best dog-friendly pubs in Shoreditch. Showcasing a heated beer garden and stylish, contemporary interiors, it's the ultimate watering hole for a Sunday afternoon with roast, a pint and a few head scratches.

The Crooked Billet

1120 user reviews 4

Looking for dog-friendly pubs in South London? Stop by The Crooked Billet after a ramble around Wimbledon Common. You'll surely have built up an appetite, so you can enjoy classic British grub and refreshing drinks while in a cosy setting indoors or alfresco in the garden.

The Collab

1 user review 4

The Collab is a dog-friendly bar and kitchen in Walthamstow, dishing up a menu of droolworthy burger buns, wings and craft beer. Take your furry friend for a relaxed session at this East London plot and they'll be welcomed with open arms.

Prince of Wales

69 user reviews 5

One of our favourite dog-friendly pubs south of the river, Prince of Wales has plenty on offer for you and your pooch. Not only is there a heated outdoor terrace space, but you can tuck into gastro grub while your pup gets just as much attention as you do from the friendly staff.


15 user reviews 4

A much-loved sweet spot in North London, Flask is something of a suntrap when it comes to summer. It also invites owners to bring their pets down to the cosy boozer and sprawling beer garden for a couple of drinks and a few treats to boot..

Signature Brew Haggerston

13 user reviews 5

Just a stone's throw from Regent's Canal, Signature Brew is pouring cool craft brews for you from its archway taproom, with an open doors policy for your pups. It's also got a number of outdoor tables for those of you looking to soak up the rays while sinking some quirky IPAs, rice lagers and coffee-infused pints.

Mondo Brewing Company knows that a day spent without your furry friend is just not worth having. Head on over to this haunt for an epic range of bevvies, from lip-smacking IPAs to lagers, in the cool space. Feeling hungry? It has food trucks and an order-in policy for that.

The clue is in the title with this renowned craft beer brand. BrewDog is not just about fresh pints, cool IPAs and dark stouts; the bars across the city are more than welcoming to your puppas. And if you're looking for a dog-friendly pub in Soho, they've got you covered.

William the Fourth

28 user reviews 5

You'll never have to drink alone again, as William the Fourth is a great pub to bring your dog in London. Toting a fantastic selection of beers and an epic array of Greek food, it's a top spot for wetting the whistle, whether it's in the beautiful garden or in front of the sports screen.

The Great Exhibition

367 user reviews 4

East Dulwich's The Great Exhibition is a gorgeous Victorian pub, boasting boozy brunches, quiz nights and live music making up the event schedule. Dogs are welcome day and night, with staff on-hand to provide bowls of water and plenty of treats to keep them happy.

One of the most dog-friendly pubs in West London, toting vintage seating, pendant lights and wooden accents, Cock and Bottles is always popular for a pint. And while you knock back a drink or two at this Notting Hill hangout, you can enjoy the company of your puppy pal.

The Woodman

77 user reviews 5

While real country pubs are a bit of a trek away, Battersea has the perfect solution if you and your pup are craving a little comfort. Warm up beside a glowing open fire then explore The Woodman's impressive menu of grub and real ale without having to travel the distance.