21 Paw-some Dog-Friendly Cafés in Singapore to Chill At
Dog-Friendly Cafés Singapore
Going out and having fun is great. So is catching up with family and friends over coffee or tea. But leaving our fur kids at home while we do so? Well, that sucks.
Where can you take dogs in Singapore?
Well, there is a good selection of dog-friendly places in Singapore to bring your pup to. Places like Marina Barrage, Botanic Gardens, Bishan Park, and Tanjong Beach in Sentosa are all crowd favourites. But if you're looking for places out of the city centre, you can always head to Sengkang Riverside Park, Punggol Point Park, Sembawang Park, and Sunny Heights.
Can I bring my dog to the Kopitiam?
Unfortunately, no. You can't bring your dog to the Kopitiam (coffee shop) according to Environmental Public Health (food hygiene) regulations. The regulations specify that licensed food establishments like hawker centres and coffee shops don't allow live animals on their premises.
Thankfully, there are a good bunch of dog-friendly cafés in Singapore. These spots are where you can chill out with your dog on the weekends, with some places catering to both humans and pets, even serving healthy dishes for your dog to chow on.
Our list of dog-friendly cafés and restaurants in Singapore:
Are you looking to spice up your weekend routine? Or do you want to enjoy a nice change of environment with your pet? Here are the best dog-friendly cafés where your pup won't be turned away at the front door.
- Atmosphere Bistro
- PRAIRIE by Craftsmen (Joo Chiat)
- Five Oars Coffee Roasters
- The Coastal Settlement
- Bayswater Kitchen
- The Dempsey Project
- RedDot BrewHouse @ Dempsey
- Nassim Hill Bakery Bistro Bar
- Open Farm Community
- Canopy Garden Dining & Bar
- I.N.U Café & Boutique
- Tomahawk - Contemporary Steakhouse
- Sun Ray Café
- Wildseed Café & Bar at The Summerhouse
- Five & 2
- Wheeler's Estate
- Poison Ivy
- Wooftopia Pet Café
- W39 Bistro & Bakery
For dog-friendly cafés in the east
1. Atmosphere Bistro
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While not exactly a café, Atmosphere Bistro at East Coast is dog-friendly. Come here for laidback alfresco vibes and accessibility to the coast, something your pup will always appreciate when on an outdoor adventure.
Address: 920 ECP, #01-25/26/27, Singapore 449875
2. PRAIRIE by Craftsmen (Joo Chiat)
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PRAIRIE by Craftsmen is not just an excellent stopover for coffee. It's possibly one of the best dog-friendly cafés Singapore has to offer. Easties, you folks are a lucky bunch!
Address: 462 Joo Chiat Rd, Singapore 427674
3. Five Oars Coffee Roasters
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Five Oars Coffee Roasters' Upper East Coast outlet is a great place to bring along your fur kid, especially when you're in the mood for brunch (or beer and wine). Not to mention, it's always lovely chilling out in this slick, industrial-style coffeehouse.
Address: 6 Upper E Coast Rd, Singapore 455200
4. The Coastal Settlement
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Tread the off-the-beaten path with an expedition to The Coastal Settlement, a delightful casual restaurant nestled in a remote part of Changi, one of the best cafés for dogs with its verdant greenery skirting the restaurant.
Address: 200 Netheravon Rd, Singapore 508529
For dog-friendly cafés in Sentosa/Keppel Bay
5. Bayswater Kitchen
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Another pet-friendly spot to hang out at is Bayswater Kitchen at Keppel Bay, a seafront spot for seafood lovers to hang out with their dogs. Make a beeline for the gorgeous outdoor seating area, where you and your pup can lap up tranquil waterfront views with luxury yachts.
Address: 2 Keppel Bay Vista, 098382
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Are dogs allowed at Coastes? Of course, they are! If you're all about beach bumming and the chill-out life, then Coastes at Sentosa will be right up your alley. We don't think there's any need to explain how awesome and fun it is to spend a day at the beach with your pup.Address: 50 Siloso Beach Walk, #01-06, 099000
For dog-friendly cafés in town
7. The Dempsey Project
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One superb Dempsey dog-friendly café option is The Dempsey Project - a classy space with excellent gourmet produce, including collaborations with local chef Jeremy Nguee and ice cream flavours by Janice Wong. Who says hoo-mans don't deserve a treat too?
Address: Block 9 Dempsey Rd, #01-12, Singapore 247697
8. RedDot BrewHouse @ Dempsey
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Another great Dempsey dog-friendly café alternative is RedDot BrewHouse for paw-rents who love their beers. Plus, ample space for your pup to roam around makes a dog-friendly outing a win-win situation for both pet and owner.
Address: 25A Dempsey Rd, #01-01, Singapore 247691
9. Nassim Hill Bakery Bistro Bar
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If you're looking for a spot to chill out with your dog when in Orchard, check out Nassim Hill Bakery. It's an excellent place for brunch and dinner too. Remember to plan your outing in advance with a reservation - the outdoor area fills up fast.
Address: 56 Tanglin Rd, #01-03, Singapore 247964
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Do brunch right at Marcello, a dog-friendly deli at Intercontinental Robertson Quay. At this all-day eatery, look forward to a delicious mix of comfort food and healthy fare, with speciality coffees that fit right in with the café culture of the surrounding neighbourhood.Address: 1 Nanson Rd, Singapore 238909
11. Open Farm Community
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Open Farm Community supports local farm suppliers with hand-picked produce from its urban garden. Pro tip: try to land a spot at the gorgeous outdoor patio surrounded by lush greenery with your dog.
Address: 130E Minden Rd, Singapore 248819
For dog-friendly cafés in central Singapore
12. Canopy Garden Dining & Bar
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Kill two birds with one stone by visiting Canopy Garden Dining & Bar. First, you'll be able to run free with your pooch at Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park. And after, head over to the café, where you can chow down on classic Western dishes.
Address: 1382 Ang Mo Kio Ave 1 Bishan Park 2, 569931
13. I.N.U Café & Boutique
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This pet-friendly spot at Balestier is 100% dedicated to pets. It is an in-house grooming service (by appointment only) and a pet boutique that sells cool stuff like dog ice cream, pet bowls, and freeze-dried treats from Australia.
Address: 530 Balestier Rd, #01-07 Monville Mansions, Singapore 329857
14. Tomahawk - Contemporary Steakhouse
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Who would've thunk? A steakhouse is probably a dog's version of heaven. Tomahawk Contemporary Steakhouse (formerly O'maJ) just so happens to be a dog-friendly steakhouse. Best of all, pets are allowed inside the establishment, too - top marks for that!
Address: 273, #01-06 Thomson Rd, Novena Gardens, 307644
15. Sun Ray Café
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Some places cater to humans and their fur kids; one spot is the award-winning Sun Ray Café. The food served to your pet is safe for consumption. And this safety extends to food served to humans, with dishes omitting ingredients toxic to pets like chocolates and nuts.
Address: 79 Brighton Cres, Singapore 559218
For dog-friendly cafés in North-East Singapore
16. Wildseed Café & Bar at The Summerhouse
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The Summerhouse is a stunning location home to Wildseed café, a floral café and patisserie superb for brunch dates and flowery pastries. Wildseed at The Summerhouse features an air-conditioned garden dining space and an outdoor pet-friendly area perfect for your furry friends.
Address: Level 1, 3 Park Lane, Seletar Aerospace Dr, Park, 798387
17. Five & 2
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Five &2 is a dog-friendly cafe in Punggol blessed with a gorgeous lakeside view. It is the ideal spot to spend the day with your pup and a social enterprise with a mission. For instance, persons with disabilities and ex-inmates get to be part of an all-inclusive work environment here.
Address: 97 Hougang Ave 8, Punggol Park, Singapore 538792
18. Wheeler's Estate
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Wheeler's Estate is a gorgeous space with sizeable verandahs, a greenhouse, and a lawn that's perfect for lazing around on - what more could you want could a hoo-man and a dog want? Add an alfresco restaurant, a steakhouse, and a bar, and spending a whole day here is not out of the question.
Address: 2 Park Ln, Singapore 798386
For dog-friendly cafés in the North
19. Poison Ivy
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Unless you stay in the North, googling "dog café near me" won't lead you to Poison Ivy. But that's why this place is such a hidden gem. Come here to reconnect with nature with your pup at this farm-to-table restaurant on an actual farm in Kranji.
Address: 100 Neo Tiew Rd, Singapore 719026
For dog-friendly cafés in the West
20. Wooftopia Pet Café
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With a name like Wooftopia Pet Café, it's pretty clear that dogs are welcome here. One cool thing about Wooftopia is that you can customise your pup's meal. Pick from meats, sides, healthy glazes and sprinkles to ensure they have a great dinner too.
Address: 200 Turf Club Rd, #01-29, Singapore 287994
21. W39 Bistro & Bakery
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If you're looking for delicious European cuisine and a dog-friendly dining spot on West Coast, look no further than W39 Bistro & Bakery. Tucked away in a small lane, you'll soon see why this pretty little café is an excellent place for canines to gather.
Address: 39 Jln Mas Puteh, Singapore 128637