With the beautiful, warm, sunny weather coming to a close, as we prepare for the colder months ahead, be sure to make the most of hitting the pubs with your furry best friend. Don’t leave your four legged wing man at home while you enjoy a pint to cool you down. Here is a list of Melbourne’s Dog friendly pubs. So get your drinking buddies ready and hit up one of these places for a few drinks or why not do a pub crawl with your best mate!
The Palace Hotel: South Melbourne
505 City Road, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Craft Beer loving pub. 14 taps featuring beers from all around the world. Lots of bottle beers as well as a wine list for the wine lover too. Great classic pub meals served lunch and dinner. Big, dog friendly beer garden as well as a separate court yard area. Awesome Jazz music and if you hit them up on a Sunday they will do an awesome roast dinner for only 15 bucks.
St Kilda Sea Baths, 10-18 Jacka Boulevard, St Kilda, Vic, 3182
Live Music on the Weekends and a wide range of menu and dining options to cater to everyone’s needs. Your dog can chill with you right by the beach while you sit back and relax taking in the views of the ocean.
209 St Georges Rd, Fitzroy North VIC 3068
Dog-friendly bar of choice for North Fitzroy’s hippest pups, Monty’s rocks an easy going vibe and a roomy beer garden. Bring you pup along to enjoy making new canine friends, while you humans relax and take in the chilled out tunes and a top-notch drinks selection.
Great Northern Hotel
644 Rathdowne St, Carlton North VIC 3054
Founded in 1883, the Great Northern features one of Melbourne’s largest (and best) beer gardens, providing the perfect spot to unwind while enjoying one the city’s best beer lists and some outstanding food. Dog friendly beer garden makes for a relaxed time for you and your pooch. Check out their Instagram to see all the furry friends that have come to enjoy a few.
351 Wellington St, Collingwood VIC 3066
Known for their traditional pub feel with warm decor and a stylish terrace, offering craft beer and inventive pub grub. Dog friendly in the terrace. Check out their menu’s online and be sure to pop in for a visit.
The Union Club Hotel
Corner Gore & Webb Streets, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Australia
If your feeling like some southern fried chicken or a classic parma and chips then look no further than the Union Club Hotel. Located on the corner of Gore and Webb Streets Fitzroy, the Union is a landmark corner pub and a true local. Come in and enjoy a great meal in the dining room or just a quiet afternoon beer in the sun filled public bar. Bring along your four legged friend and enjoy some sunshine and great food and drink!
The Rainbow Hotel
27 St David St, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
This laid-back, dog-friendly Fitzroy pub boasts its own bar, a separate street entrance and even a pool table. Come along with your pooch and sample their fine selection of beers (they have over 100 different brews), try the wonderful cooking and enjoy the fantastic live bands they have playing.
The Auburn Hotel
85 Auburn Rd, Hawthorn East VIC 3122
Fancy pub grub, high tea and trivia nights in a classy, sprawling Victorian pub with a courtyard. The menu features a mouth-watering selection of contemporary meals and pub classics, with an emphasis on premium quality meat straight from the grill.There’s even options for the kids! So come along and kick back with your little humans and furry children in the Beer Garden.