dog friendly Bolton

Dog-Friendly Places in Bolton

The heart of the rural area, Bolton is a great place to get out and get fit. With beautiful views and many amenities for you to look around from retail to some lovely food and drink places. The best part of Bolton is that it has some great dog-friendly places that you and your dog can enjoy.

Dog-Friendly Businesses in Bolton

With ample places to entertain your dog with interesting walks and hikes, you can finish off your day out with a nice pub lunch with your dog sitting by your side! You’ll never be short of things to do in Bolton.

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Dog-Friendly Pub

Black Bull Inn

A popular and welcoming traditional country. With families and dogs welcome, the Black Bull is a great place to spend an afternoon or evening.

Location: BL7 0AF

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Hours:

  • Mon – Thurs = 12pm-8.30pm,
  • Fri and Sat = 12pm-9pm,
  • Sun = 12pm-7pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

Black Dog (Belmont)

A picturesque, country food pub in the Lancashire village of Belmont. The original building was first used as a village courthouse in the 1700s and later as a farmhouse.

Location: BL7 8AB

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Hours:

  • Mon – Sun = 11am-11pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

Blundell Arms

Pub with a menu of traditional British dishes and a family-friendly vibe.

Location: BL6 6PY

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Sat = 11am-11pm,
  • Sun = 11am-10.30pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

Bob's Smithy Inn Country Pub & Dining

Family-run Pub & Restaurant, serving award-winning traditional cask ales and fresh home-cooked food, sourced locally.

Location: BL1 7PX

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Hours: 

  • Mon and Tues = 4pm-9pm,
  • Weds and Thurs = 12pm-11pm,
  • Fri and Sat = 12pm-11.30pm,
  • Sun – 12pm-9pm

Dog-Friendly Bar

Bunbury's

A beer shop and community hub specialising in British ales, European and American Craft beers and rare beers from around the world.

Location: BL1 6AH

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Hours: 

  • Mon and Tues = 5pm-10pm,
  • Weds and Thurs = 2.30pm-10pm,
  • Fri and Sat = 2pm-11pm,
  • Sun – 2pm-10pm

Dog-Friendly Bar

Courtyard 36

A ‘social dining’ experience in stunning decor set within Little Bolton Town Hall.

Location: BL1 2EN

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Hours: 

  • Mon = 2pm=10pm,
  • Tues – Thurs = 12pm-10pm,
  • Fri and Sat = 12pm-10.30pm,
  • Sun = 12pm-10pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

Cheetham Arms (Brewhouse)

A stunning traditional pub in the small village of Eagley. Serving hearty, homemade food and a raft of beers.

Location: BL1 7LG

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Sun = 12pm-12am.

Dog-Friendly Pub

Doffcocker Inn

A great community-based pub with superb beers and an excellent entertainment calendar to enjoy.

Location: BL1 5QD

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Weds = 1pm-10pm,
  • Thurs – Sat = 1pm-11pm,
  • Sun = 1pm-10pm

Dog-Friendly Restaurant

Earthlings

Organic juice bar and health food cafe, specialising in healthy plant based cuisine.

Location: BL7 9BS

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Weds = Closed,
  • Thurs – Sun = 10am-3pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

Flag Inn

Great atmosphere friendly staff and great food for the price.

Location: BL7 9HL

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Thurs = 11am-11pm,
  • Fri and Sat = 11am-12am,
  • Sun = 11am-11pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

House Without A Name

A local, community, pub located in the small village of Bradshaw in Bolton, set in the middle of a row of small cottages.

Location: M4 5DH

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Thurs = 12pm-11pm,
  • Fri and Sat = 12pm-12am,
  • Sun = 12pm-11pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

Jolly Crofters

A lovely little community pub with quality real ales, set in a semi-rural area. Tasty hearty food is served daily.

Location: BL6 6RE

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Sat = 11am-11pm,
  • Sun = 12pm-10pm

Dog-Friendly Bar

Northern Monkey Bar

Northern Monkey Brew Co is a Microbrewery based in Bolton. Brewers aim to provide quality ales to local pubs.

Location: BL1 1AQ

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Hours: 

  • Mon = Closed,
  • Tues – Thurs = 4pm-9pm,
  • Fri and Sat = 12pm-11pm,
  • Sun = 12pm-9pm

Dog-Friendly Cafe

Queen's Park Café

Popular and busy cafe, with pleasant staff and good service at good prices.

Location: BL1 4RU

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Sun = 9am-5pm

Dog-Friendly Farm

Skipadoos

A securely fenced exercise field containing various dog training equipment perfect for puppy training or to exercise dogs in a secure area.

Location: BL1 7NZ

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Sun = 7am-9pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

Strawbury Duck

An ideal retreat for travellers, visitors and walkers alike, and it’s a great place to rest and unwind, amidst some of the most beautiful English countryside.

Location: BL7 0LU

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Hours:

  • Mon – Sun = 12pm-11pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

Sweet Green Tavern

Traditional pub with pies and pasties.

Location: BL3 6DD

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Hours:

  • Mon – Thurs = 11am-12am,
  • Fri and Sat = 11am-11pm,
  • Sun = 12pm-10pm

Dog-Friendly Bar

The Beer School

An award-winning micropub serving up craft beer and real ale, real cider and perry, and small-batch gin and fizz on tap. 

Location: BL5 3AZ

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Hours:

  • Mon and Tues = Closed,
  • Weds and Thurs = 3pm-11pm,
  • Fri = 2pm-12am,
  • Sat = 12pm-12am,
  • Sun = 12pm-10pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

The Chetham Arms

A country pub in the centre of Chapeltown in Bolton. Serving real ales and pub meals. Much loved by families and walkers.

Location: BL7 OEW

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Hours:

  • Mon – Fri = 12pm-11pm,
  • Sat = 12pm-11pm,
  • Sun = 12pm-8pm

Dog-Friendly Cafe

The Jumbles Country Park Cafe

The Jumbles Country Park Cafe is set in the beautiful Jumbles Country Park, boasting stunning views of the Jumbles Reservoir. 

Location: BL2 4JS

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Sun = 10am-4pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

The Park

Good atmosphere, nice beer garden – a typical local pub with friendly faces.

Location: BL3 6RR

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Sun = 12pm-10.30pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

The Queen Anne

They have live music most weekends and drinks offers throughout the week.

Location: BL3 4LT

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Hours:

  • Mon – Sun = 8am-11pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

The Victoria Inn

Smart pub and cocktail bar with exposed brickwork, stone fire and terrace, serving British cuisine.

Location: BL1 5AG

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Thurs = 11am-11pm,
  • Fri and Sat = 11am-12am,
  • Sun = 11am-11pm

Dog-Friendly Pub

The Wilton Arms

Country inn with wood floors and conservatory, serving real ales, deli plates and homemade pub fare.

Location: BL1 7BT

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Hours: 

  • Mon – Thurs = 12pm-11pm,
  • Fri and Sat = 12pm-12am,
  • Sun = 12pm-11pm

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