Sunderland City Centre Dog-Friendly Venue Guide

13 June 2024

Our four-legged friends are as much a part of the family as anyone else, and we love to spend as much time with them as possible!

Sometimes, it's hard to tell where will allow our dogs inside when we go out for the day, so we have pulled together this handy guide of dog-friendly venues in Sunderland city centre.

THE BOTANIST

Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday – 10.00 AM to 23.00 PM

Thursday, Friday, Saturday - 10:00 AM to 01:00 AM

Keel Square, SR1 3DS

Home to timeless experiences, this Gastropub-style restaurant offers kebabs, brunch, and botanical cocktails in an exciting interior located in the heart of Keel Square. Dogs are allowed in the bar area, and there are plenty of water bowls for them to have a drink, too!

DIEGO'S JOINT

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - 9:00 AM to 23:00 PM

Friday & Saturday - 9:00 AM to 01:00 AM

Sunday - 10:00 AM to 23:00 PM

27 Norfolk Street

A modern bar, coffee house, and events space located in the up-and-coming Sunniside area, it serves a range of ethically sourced products in a warm and friendly atmosphere.

THE GLASS ONION BISTRO

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday - 9.30 AM to 15:30 PM

33-34 Blandford Street, SR1 3JJ

Wholesome, home-cooked food. Something for everyone.

THE SHIP ISIS

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 16:00 PM to 23.00 PM

Friday & Saturday 12:00 PM to 23:00 PM

26 Silksworth Row, SR1 3QJ 

Traditional pub with a huge variety of craft & cask, delicious chicken & pizza.

COFFEE 57

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday - 08:30 AM to 15:00 PM

Sunday - 11:00 AM to 15:00 PM

57a High Street West 

Lovely cosy coffee shop.

THE MANOR BAR

Friday - 15:00 PM to 00:00 AM

Saturday - 12:00 PM to 01:00 AM

Sunday - 13:00 PM to 22:00 PM

Foyle Street, SR1 1LB 

Modern bar with a variety of cocktails, beers, wines and spirits.

THE SWEET PETITE

Wednesday - 11:30 AM to 16:00 PM

Thursday, Friday, Saturday - 11:30 AM to 18:00 PM

Sunday - 11:30 AM to 15:00 PM

Mackie's Corner, High Street West, SR1 1TX 

The Sweet Petite are a small family bakery based at Mackie's Corner Sunderland. All of the desserts are made in-house and totally unique.

CAFE FLORIANA

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday - 10:00 AM to 16:00 PM

Sunday - 10:00 AM to 14:00 PM

Burdon Road, SR1 1QB 

At Café Floriana, they're about fresh food, great coffee and a welcoming atmosphere with lots of gluten-free options. Dogs are always welcome, and there's always a free puppuccino & treat for them!

LUCKY CAT BOBA

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday - 10:00 AM to 17:00 PM

Sunday - 10:00 AM to 16:00 PM

High Street West

This lovely Vegetarian & Vegan Friendly cafe provides water and free dog treats, plus a free pup cup with any purchase!

THE DUN COW

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - 15:00 PM to 23:00 PM

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday - 12:00 PM to 23:00 PM

High Street West

Warm, cosy and stylish, The Dun Cow delivers the ultimate British public house experience in the heart of Sunderland’s cultural quarter.