The Black Mulberry Cafe

The Black Mulberry is a wonderful and popular cafe located on the picturesque Waterside in Knaresborough. The cafe has an extensive menu working with local suppliers and ingredients to bring the best quality food to customers. The Black Mulberry was voted Cafe Of The Year in 2017 and 2018 by readers of the Advertiser newspaper series ! Why not try one of their Mars Crispie Slices with your afternoon coffee? (one of my favourites) 

The cafe is very dog friendly and is one of our favourite haunts as it is so close to home. They love dogs here and they have a Doggy Rehydration Centre at the main door plus free dog treats at the till point. You can also treat your dog to sausages which are available to order. In summer doggy ice cream (Frozzy's) is available at the kiosk !

Dogs are allowed in all customer areas and there is seating indoor and outdoors where you can get a view of the river. 

29 Waterside, Knaresborough. HG5 8DE. Tel: 01423 797930

Blind Jacks

This iconic pub / bar in Knaresborough has a great reputation for top quality craft beers, a warm and friendly atmosphere and last, but not least a true dog friendly pub. 

Small cosy, intimate rooms with rustic style decor create a wonderful space for you and your dog to relax. Dogs are allowed in every public area with water bowls and dog treats always available. 

This is a great bar to relax with friends and your four legged friend of course ! Well worth a visit.

19 Market Place, Knaresborough. HG5 8AL. Tel: 01423 860475.

True North Coffee Shop / Deli Bar

This fabulous new coffee shop / deli bar is situated in the centre of Knaresborough so is perfect for visitors and residents alike. The coffee shop serves delicious coffee all roasted locally in Yorkshire and is perfect served with a snack / homemade soup or yummy cakes that are also available. The surroundings and decor are so relaxing, so you and your dog can truly chill out after your walk or shopping trip.

Dog treats are always available for your four legged friend and there is a water bowl outside too. 

45 High Street. Knaresborough. HG5 0HB.

Mother Shipton Inn

This iconic sixteenth century coaching inn stands on Low Bridge in Knaresborough, next to the River Nidd. This wonderful dog friendly pub is full of character, boasting warm fires, quirky rooms and a genuine friendly Yorkshire welcome.  A truly fabulous place to relax with your dog, where you can enjoy real ale and delicious homemade , locally sourced food. 

Dogs are allowed in the main bar and the outside seating area with free treats and dog bowls all available. There is also an outside water tap should you wish to wash those muddy feet after a relaxing walk along the river. 

Low Bridge, Knaresborough. HG5 8HZ.  Tel: 01423 865638. 



Marigold Cafe & Boating

Marigold's is a unique riverside cafe in Knaresborough and is probably one of the most photographed cafes in Yorkshire. This wonderful dog friendly cafe is set right on the River Nidd and you are so close to the river, you can actually see the fish jumping in and out of the water.  With stunning views of the famous viaduct, you and your dog can relax with delicious homemade food, drinks and yummy cakes. 

Dogs are welcome inside the cafe and on the outdoor terracing. They are also welcome in the ice cream shop which is situated close to the cafe and best of all, you and your dog can go for a relaxing ride on one of the Marigold's rowing boats. 

Water bowls are freely available with free dog treats. Handmade dog treats amde by Doggybones of Harrogate are also available to buy from the cafe so you can take home a treat for your dog. There are two points in the cafe where you can tie your dog's lead to, if you need to. Dog owners are welcome to bring their dogs bed while they are using the cafe so your dog can lie in comfort.

16 Waterside, Knaresborough. HG5 8DE. Tel: 01423 869773.