Posted Fri 25 Nov 2022 at 07:35am
Enjoy lazy Brisvegas weekends at the best dog-friendly cafes in Brisbane. From dedicated doggy play areas to frothy puppuccinos and dog menus, you’ll have your weekend plans for the next few months sorted!
1. Snag & Brown
With a fenced dog play area in their backyard garden, Snag & Brown is the pawfect dog-friendly cafe to sip on a chai latte and enjoy your meal without having to share. With a new dish available every weekend based on special ingredients selected by the chef, they’ll always be something new to try. When your pup’s done rolling around with their furry friends, they can relax and slurp on a puppuccino.
Address: 97 Ekibin Road, Annerley QLD 4103
Mon-Sun: 7 am – 2 pm
2. Frenchies Cafe
Frenchies unite – this cafe is calling your name! Frenchies Cafe welcomes all breeds, so if you don’t have a Frenchie, don’t fret. With complimentary rugs and water for your pup, they’ll be pampered in style. And did we mention that there’s a doggy menu? Order a Woofachino, scrambled eggs (option to add bacon) or three different dog ice cream flavours – your dog will be begging to come back for more!
Address: 142 Bay Terrace, Wynnum Brisbane, QLD 4178
Mon-Sat: 7 am – 2 pm
Sun: 7 am – 12 pm
3. The Jetty South Bank
The Jetty South Bank overlooks Brisbane’s Southbank River and is a great dog-friendly cafe to unwind after a long week. If you want to relax closer to the river, order their Riverside Picnic, loaded with deli meats, dips and other nibbles to share with your friends. Paired with beers, cider or wine, laugh the night away while enjoying the stunning view.
Looking for the ulti-mutt lazy Sunday? Head down to River Quay Green with your picnic and enjoy live music and lawn games every Sunday from 2-5 pm.
Address: River Quay, Shop/4 Sidon Street, South Brisbane, QLD 4101
Mon-Thurs: 11:30 am – 9 pm
Fri & Sat: 7 am – 10 pm
Sun: 7 am – 9 pm
4. The Little Black Pug
Little Black Pug is a dog-friendly cafe named after the owners’ two pugs, Bowie and Mate. Keep an eye out on their Instagram page to see when they’re visiting, so your pup can meet new furriends. Dig into the cafe’s delicious seasonal menu that uses fresh, local produce with dietary options tailored to everyone. Don’t forget to grab a meatball and puppyccino for your pup!
Address: 6/1297 Logan Road, Mount Gravatt, QLD 4122
Mon-Sat: 7 am – 1 pm
Sun: 7:30 am – 1 pm
5. MYLK + CO
Within walking distance from New Farm Park and the Brisbane river, Mylk + Co is the perfect pit stop after a morning walk with your pup. If you’re looking for a healthy option, opt for one of their bowls – from tutti frutti to snickers and ferrero, you’re bound to find something you like. Or, if you want a more substantial meal, order their smoked bean shakshuka. Cool your furry friend down with one of their delicious doggy ice creams paired with a complimentary dog biscuit.
Address: 1/148 Merthyr Road, New Farm, QLD 4005
Mon: 6:30 am – 1:30 pm
Wed-Fri: 6:30 am – 1:30 pm
6. Barko & Co
Barko & Co is a dog-friendly cafe focused on sustainable, organic and locally sourced produce. Boasting uninterrupted views of the Brisbane River, you and your pup can sit on the deck, watch people and pups pass by and enjoy a delicious, healthy meal.
Address: 71 Macquarie Street, Teneriffe QLD 4005
Tues-Sun: 7 am – 2:30 pm
7. Milo & Maisie Coffee Co
With locals claiming Milo & Maisie Coffee Co brews the best coffee in Brisbane, it’s a no-brainer to add it to your must-try list! If you needed another excuse to spoil your pup, all proceeds from their dog treat sales go towards AWL QLD, so don’t forget to grab one. With an Instagram highlight dedicated to dogs that visit the cafe, make sure you tag them in your stories to be featured.
Address: 139 Kennedy Terrace, Paddington, QLD 4064
Mon-Fri: 6 am – 1 pm
Sat & Sun: 7 am – 1 pm
8. Chapter IV
Head down to Chapter IV for a furr-bulous family day out. With a kid’s playroom with books and toys to keep your little ones entertained, you can enjoy an uninterrupted lunch with your friends, family and pup! Treat your little ones (both human and furry) to a babyccino with marshmallow or puppycino with dog treat.
Address: 180 Latrobe Terrace, Paddington, QLD 4064
Mon-Sun: 8 am – 3 pm
9. Badminton Brew
Get a complimentary brownie with every drink purchased at Badminton Brew. Yes, you heard that right! A piece of gooey chocolatey goodness is all yours whether you’re go-to coffee order is a latte, cappuccino or hot chocolate. Don’t forget about your pup – order them a puppuccino and take snaps of their frothy milk moustache.
Address: 36 Badminton Street, Mount Gravatt East, WLD 4122
Mon-Sat: 5:30 am – 1 pm
Sun: 6 am – 12 pm