Great Dog Friendly Cafes in York  – are you visiting York with your canine best friend?  Here is a great list of cafes that are dog friendly in York City Centre. 

Also look at our guide to dog friendly York.

The Old Liquor Store

Bishopthorpe Rd, York YO23 1FT

The Old Liquor Store is a brand new restaurant on Bishopthorpe Road in the old Terry’s building.

They serve an Italian inspired menu and are open Wednesday to Sunday serving an all day menu and small plates. They also do a Sunday Brunch and Sunday Dinner.

We enjoyed a cosy lunch here and saw two dogs on different tables enjoying themselves.

You can see our review of lunch at The Old Liquor Store here.

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North South

25A Bootham, York YO30 7BW

North South are a relaxed cafe bar on Bootham.  They are dog friendly and even keep a jar of dog treats for their canine customers – check their Facebook page for details.  “if you enjoy great quality food, snacks, coffees, beers, wines and a chilled atmosphere, you will feel right at home in North South.”


Cosy Club

19-22 Fossgate, York YO1 9TA

Cosy Club has a lovely vintage vibe and some very comfy sofas.  Dogs welcome!  “Step inside to a generous bar area to cater for every thirst, sitting just in front of our ground floor restaurant, secluded and comfortable. It’s also hard to miss our staircase which leads to a gorgeous top floor restaurant The Red Carpet, which is available for private hire and events. From here you can enjoy a handsome little spot to people watch on those in the bar.”


Plush Cafe

6 Stonegate, York, YO1 8AS

Plush Café is an independent business located on Stonegate, right in the beautiful historic centre of York.  We have three themed dining rooms – the Garden Room with its swing seats, the Art Deco-inspired Neon Room, and the luxurious, floor cushion-filled Bohemian Room.”  The Neon room is dog friendly.

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Partisan – Dog friendly cafe

112 Micklegate, York, YO1 6JX

Located on Micklegate, Partisan is a vibrant, independent coffee shop, licensed restaurant and arts space on Micklegate in York.  At Partisan we serve breakfast, brunch, lunch and afternoon tea every day of the week.  They also welcome dogs.


The Fossgate Social

25 Fossgate, York YO1 9TA

Another great dog friendly venue, The Fossgate Social is “A small but perfectly formed licensed coffee bar, snuggled away in York’s foremost foodie quarter. Located on a street full of fellow independents, our relaxed, atmosphere makes us a little bit special.”


FortyFive Vinyl Café – Dog friendly place in York

29 Micklegate, York YO1 6JH

“Situated one of York’s most historic streets, we welcome you FortyFive Vinyl Café. Our friendly, relaxed atmosphere is where our customers can enjoy fantastic coffee without the fuss and frills. Great quality music spinning on vinyl all day from our extensive collection of new and used records for sale and exclusive live music events in the evening, we are a home away from home for café and music lovers alike.”  And dog lovers too it seems!


Have a look at our main post on where to go and stay in Dog Friendly York.

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