Dining Out With Your Dog in Northumberland

Northumberland is one of the most dog-friendly places to stay in the UK, so it makes sense that dogs are given a warm Northumberland welcome into the local pubs, restaurants and cafes, so that everyone can relax and re-fuel after a day out exploring the Northumberland coast and countryside.

Here are just a few of our favourite places to find some welcome refreshment in both coast and country locations across Northumberland that you might want to try during your travels:

Craster Arms in Beadnell

Nearest doggie walk: Beadnell Bay

Located in the heart of Beadnell village is this cosy pub restaurant, where dogs are allowed in the bar area and lovely beer garden. Fresh water is always available for your four-legged friend on request and dining can be enjoyed indoors or outdoors.

Address: The Wynding, Beadnell, NE67 5AX
Tel: 01665 720272

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The Ship Inn, Low Newton by-the-Sea

Nearest doggie walk: Newton Haven

Dogs are very welcome in the pub and beer garden.  They serve a delicious range of fresh seafood dishes and light snacks too. With their own micro-brewery, you can sit back, relax with your faithful furry friend by your side and sip a real local ale and enjoy a tasty crab sandwich.

Address: Newton Square, Low Newton by the Sea, NE66 3EL
Tel: 01665576262

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Joiners Arms, Newton by-the-Sea:

Nearest doggie walk: Newton Haven

Located in the village of High Newton by-the Sea and arguable one of the most welcoming pub restaurants for your four-legged companion as they even serve chicken or beef ale for your dog too or if your pooch is less adventurous, a big bowl of fresh water will be available.

Address: High Newton by-the-Sea, Alnwick, NE66 3EA
Tel: 01665 576 112

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The Jolly Fisherman, Craster

Nearest walk: coastal path to Dunstanburgh Castle

Dogs are very welcome in most areas of the pub and the beer garden offers fantastic coastal views across Craster Harbour and out towards Dunstanburgh Castle. Whether you fancy a tasty salmon sandwich, a portion of freshly cooked chips or The Jolly Fishboard to share, you are in for a tasty treat, serving both a lunchtime and evening menu.

Address: Haven Hill, Craster, NE66 3TR
Tel: 01665 576461

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The Bamburgh Castle Inn, Seahouses

Nearest doggie walk: south end of Bamburgh beach

Overlooking Seahouses harbour and with fantastic views across to the Farne Islands, the Bamburgh Castle Inn is the ideal spot for a bite to eat or an afternoon tea treat with a great sea view. Child friendly and dog friendly, it is the perfect place for families to come and relax. On warm sunny days, the beer garden is also very welcoming with great coastal views. Dogs can enjoy a fresh drink of water and complimentary treats.

Address: Seahouses, NE68 7SQ
Tel: 01665 720283

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The Village Tearooms, Alnmouth

Nearest doggie walk: Alnmouth beach

A lovely tearoom, beautifully furnished, located in the heart of Alnmouth and extremely dog friendly. Dogs are offered fresh water and a little biscuit snack or two! The menu is filled with delicious lunch time treats both savoury and sweet along with a lovely range of coffees, teas and cold drinks. Seating indoor and outdoor available.

Address: 58, Northumberland Street Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RS
Tel: 01665 830310

Warkworth House Hotel

Nearest doggie walk: Warkworth riverside

Located in the centre of the village, dogs are welcome in the bar area where you can enjoy a relaxing drink and food in the bar area.

Address: 16 Bridge Street, Warkworth, NE65 0XB
Tel: 01665 711276

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Copper Kettle Tearooms, Bamburgh

Nearest doggie walk: Bamburgh Beach and Castle         

Dogs are welcome in the pretty outdoor courtyard. Enjoy choosing a tasty snack from an mouth-watering menu of treats including seafood sandwiches, toasties, jacket potatoes and sweet treats such as cream tea for two and a delicious selection of cakes. There is also an extensive selection of teas, coffees and cold drinks to choose from.

Address: 21 Front Street, Bamburgh, NE69 7BW
Tel: 01668 214315

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Coquetvale Hotel, Rothbury

Lovely bar area where dogs are welcome to join you for a bite to eat and refreshing drink.

Dog water bowls and treats can be provided to ensure your furry friend feels welcomed.

Address: Station Road, Rothbury, NE65 7QH
Tel: 01669 622900

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The Cross Keys Inn, Thropton

Dogs are very welcome. In the cooler months, your dog can snuggle up in front of the real fire with a biscuit and drink of water or in the sunny months, you can sit outside and enjoy the fabulous countryside views while enjoying a refreshing pint!

Address: Thropton, Rothbury, Morpeth, NE65 7HX
Tel: 01669 620362


The Black Swan, Alnwick

Nearest walk: banks of the River Aln

Dogs are welcome anywhere in the bar area. There is a tasty menu with something for everyone from baguettes, burgers and sandwiches available to more traditional pub fayre. Children are also very welcome and coffees and teas are served throughout the day.

Address: 26 Narrowgate, Alnwick NE66 1JG
Tel: 01665600835

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