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5 Dog Friendly Pubs North Cornwall


Cornwall is the perfect location for and your dog to enjoy the beautiful countryside. But what happens when you and your pooch need a break? Well, today we're sharing with you pubs in the north to keep you both more than happy!

Jamaica Inn, Bodmin


Jamaica Inn is recognised as one of Cornwall’s most famous smugglers inn, situated within Bodmin Moor. You may have even watched the BBC drama Jamaica Inn back in Easter 2014!

This dog friendly inn will certainly be a memorable visit, surrounded by character and an great atmosphere filled with myths and legends. Serving a whole range of spirits, wines, ales and delicious food to get stuck into, within their award winning restaurant.

Within Jamaica Inn, their restaurant is the perfect retreat to indulge upon a feast made with fresh and local ingredients. From mouth-watering steak pies to delicious fillets of salmon, the menu is bursting with delicious treats. There’s also a selection of vegetarian options and they’re always keeping things fresh with their specials board.

Whether you want a quick visit after a walk with your furry friend for a cup of warm coffee or an evening meal with family and friends – Jamaica Inn is the perfect pick me up.

There’s even a Smugglers’ Museum to explore. Or if you want to get out into the Cornish air – discover the Moor and become inspired by the beautiful surroundings.

If you need a place to stay the night, this could be an ideal option as your dog is also welcome to spend the night!

Molesworth Arms, Wadebridge


Molesworth Arms is a contemporary bar and lounge, providing a warm and friendly spot perfect for you and your pup. Located just 6 miles from Padstow, Rock and the beaches of Polzeath there’s plenty for you and your dog to explore around these parts.

Unwind in this cosy spot, and indulge in a diverse menu of British food. A truly fantastic experience awaits you, providing fresh Cornish produce. You can choose from wood fired pizzas, fresh pasta, juicy burgers and sea food to name a few. A special board is always present, so you’ll have loads to choose from.

The Molesworth Arms is bursting with character, with traditional hard wood panels, stone walls and open fireplaces for you and your dog to adore. Pick from a number local ciders, ales, soft drinks and yummy cocktails. Why not get cosy with a hot chocolate with your dog beside the fire.

There’s always fun and games at Molesworth Arms, from their pub quiz to live music.

So head on down with your pup for a warm and friendly welcome.

The Cornish Arms, St Merryn


The Cornish Arms provides delicious dishes based Rick’s famous recipes. It’s simple British pub menu creates a great experience for the whole family to adore. Your dog is more than welcome to this unique pub, which is beautifully decorated and cosy with a log burner.

Delicious comforting food is certain here. With everything from succulent burgers to curry dishes. The Cornish Arms also provides gluten free options, and plenty for vegetarians to get their hands on.

Traditional Sunday roasts are always a treat at Rick Stein’s pub. The Cornish Arms has a very popular Fish Friday, alongside Saturday curry night and a huge selection of tasty desserts.

When the sun puts its hat on, sit outside in the beer garden with your pooch. It’s a relaxing and charming spot to completely unwind with great company, accompanied by tasty bites.

Lanivet Inn, Bodmin


Lanivet Inn part of St Austell Brewery sits in the heart of the village, surrounded by friendly faces. Feel toasty as you and your dog sit beside the log burner, accompanied by fine food and drink. There’s plenty to keep you entertained here at the Lanivet Inn, with darts, pool and Euchre teams and not to mention their popular pub quiz.

When the weather picks up, relax within the Inn’s orchard with seating in a covered decking area. The pub is extremely family friendly, with plenty of facilities available including: baby changing, high chairs and an outdoor play area.  

Lanivet Inn is a great location to end your day after exploring the many walking trails surrounding the area. You and your dog, family and friends can find warmth and comfort at the Lanivet Inn.

The Treguth Inn, Holywell


The Treguth Inn located in a coastal village in north Cornwall, is perfect for the whole family and dog to join in for an afternoon within this peaceful setting. However it’s just a short distance away from the buzzing town of Newquay, making Treguth the perfect spot to unwind after a busy day.

There’s always something to keep you entertained at The Treguth Inn. Every Wednesday they hold their famous pub quiz with cash prizes to be won! Of course, their Sunday Roast is not to be missed and making a booking is strongly recommended due to a huge demand on their delicious roasts!

Everything is locally sourced, and in season – creating mouth-watering dishes. From bursting ciabattas at lunch time to homemade pizzas in the evening. You will be spoiled for choice.

Don’t miss out on tons of fun with live music, charity quizzes and comedy nights!

Your furry friend will feel right at home, as the pub provides water bowls and complimentary dog biscuits at the bar! Stay warm by the fire, and in the Summer make the most of the lovely garden.

Where will you and your four legged friend be heading to this weekend?



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