There’s no place like a pet-friendly restaurant to soak up the outdoors and culinary culture of Pune, and here’s rounding up the best of the best!
As India is slowly warming up to the concept of pet-friendly restaurants, more and more restaurants are opening their doors to the furry four-legged creatures.
From carefully curated menus exclusively for pets, to cafes organizing social meet ups for your furry companion, or simply a place that allows your pet to be your date for the day, the change has been slow but steady. While most pet-friendly places are limited to dogs and cats, one can hope that the coming years spotlight more unique companions as well.
So for all pawrents torn between wanting to step out and abandonment issues with your pet, we’ve got you covered. Take your pick from our recommendations of the best pet-friendly restaurants in Pune.
The Daily All Day
Located in Lane 7, Koregaon Park, The Daily All Day is a European restaurant popular for its Drunken Prawn, Mushroom Crostini, Cajun Chicken and Whiskey Cocktails, for starters. More recently, however, it’s been grabbing eyeballs from animal lovers for the social pet-friendly meetups they host.
Thanks to The Daily All Day, you can now make your floof’s day special by attending these events filled with fun activities and exclusive surprises. Special events aside, the restaurant makes sure that your dog is welcomed and comfortable, ensuring that you enjoy the food and have a memorable outing with your pet.
Where Else Diner
Looking for a pet-friendly place with great food for both you and your pet? Where Else will you go? The classic favourite diner is best known for serving exclusive breakfast and brunch.
The menu is quite extensive, spanning Continental, American, and even Parsi cuisine. Some of their most popular dishes are the Spinach Cannelloni, Bacon Omelette, and a Rich Chocolate Mousse for the perfect end.
Of course, their pet menu is no less when it comes to an extravagant feast for your furry baby. The pet menu lets you choose from a variety of meat like chicken, beef, liver along with veggies like carrots, green beans, broccoli and spinach which is served with rice and broth. The available bowl sizes are small and large.
Named after the owner’s adorable labrador, the Aundh based Café Joshua is all about pets!
A visit to the cafe is definitely incomplete without spotting Joshua chilling around. Nothing screams pet-friendly like a signboard with a pawprint on it. Café Joshua is known for many things like its signature coffee, carrot cake, and most importantly, for conducting the cutest dogathons! Yep, a dogathon.
The next time you want to participate in a fun event with your dog, just keep an eye out for it on Café Joshua’s Instagram handle.
The French Window Patisserie
The French Window Patisserie is the perfect quaint setting for a hot chocolate date with your pet.
With beautiful and serene outdoor seating and a variety of yummy desserts to satisfy your sweet tooth, this place has it all. And for those who might not have a four-legged companion of their own, the owners’ pets will surely make you feel at home with a lot of kisses.
The breakfast menu at The French Window is to die for, and everything on it deserves to be sampled at least once! The owners are sweet and welcoming and they also make fabulous cakes for man’s (and well, people’s!) best friend.
The next time you’re looking for a pet-friendly place and some downtime for your pooch and you, don’t think twice before heading to this ideal spot.