Cafes have been more accommodating of pets and have taken it a notch higher with offerings that go beyond a pet-friendly menu. With greener spaces, patios, and outdoor seating, your pets can even roll, play around, and socialise with other pet visitors as you enjoy yourself. Whether you're a pet parent or just another dog lover, this list of places will ensure you and your pooch have a great time.

Therpup Cafe, Whitefield

Therpup cafe is a great spot to spend the day with your pet. In addition to a dedicated pet menu with intriguing options like non-alcoholic Dog Beer and Mini Frittatas, the cafe also has a sizable swimming pool, adequate open area for you and your pets to play, grooming and spa services, as well as daycare or overnight boarding for your pets. Bring a mat, poop bag, and bowl for your pet with you when you visit.

Address: Therpup Dog Cafe, Kaithota Road, Whitefield Road, Nagondanahalli, Bangalore


Timings: 11:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.


The Pet People Cafe, HSR Layout

This vegan cafe offers a mindfully curated New York-based menu created by Chef Abhijit Saha. It also offers a pet-friendly menu with satiating choices for your dog, including risotto, pancakes, and pup cakes. You can treat your pet to a grooming and spa session at Paws & Collars (a pet retailer store in the same space as the cafe) as you enjoy the vegan fare at the aesthetically pleasing eatery. 

Address: Shree Arcade, 19th Main Rd, Sector 4, HSR Layout, Bangalore


Timings: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Ella’s Petscape, off Sarjapur Road

Ella's Petscape is spread across two levels with an outdoor lounge, play area and miniature pool for pets on the bottom floor, and enclosed seating on the top floor. Vegetable broth, chicken steak, waffles, egg rolls, and chicken cupcakes are some exciting options available on the pet menu. Your dogs will love hanging out with fellow pets in this quaint cafe.

Address: #606, 2nd Main Road, KPCL Road, Kasavanahalli, Hosa Road, Off Sarjapur Road, Bangalore


Timings: 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.


Mighty Paws, Kasavanahalli

If you want to spend a chill Sunday evening with your friends and pet, go to Mighty Paws. The cafe serves small plates of everything from Chinese food to continental options with breads, patties, and dips. In addition to the tasty nibbles and it being pet-friendly, this eatery also features board games, a library, and live performances to keep you entertained.

Address: Junnasandra, Kasavanahalli 533, 2nd Main Road, KPCL Layout, Kasavanahalli, Bangalore


Timings: 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Monday to Friday; 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday


Eddy’s Cafe, Indiranagar

Quick bites, artisanal sandwiches, salads, sips & slurps, make up the menu at this cosy cafe. It includes fenced-off outdoor seating with wooden benches, perfect for your pets, as well as indoor seating with hand-painted caricatures on the walls. Through online delivery, the cafe also delivers fresh food for dogs, with choices like chicken, lean pork, or mutton served with herbs, brown rice, and vegetables.

Address: 314, 6th Main Rd, HAL 2nd Stage, Defence Colony, Indiranagar, Bangalore


Timings: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday to Friday; 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Closed on Mondays.


Nerlu Cafe, Gandhi Nagar

This recently opened cafe has an exceptional coffee menu with savoury treats, fresh breads, sandwiches, and tea biscuits. While their warmly lit indoor seating is ideal for a work-from-cafe option, their outdoor seating with round tables dotted with plants is the ideal space for a laid-back time with your dog or cat. You will often find Shibani Murlidhar, the co-founder, pampering the pets with treats. 

Address: 30, Ground Floor, Crescent Rd, Madhava Nagar, Gandhi Nagar, Bangalore


Timings: 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.


KAARA by The Lake, Ulsoor

KAARA by the Lake, run by Radha Nair is old Bangalore’s favourite spot for some great coffee, pastries and continental bites. And evening is the best time to visit this cafe for the picturesque views of the beautiful lake dotted with city lights and the fact that it welcomes pets is the icing on the cake.

Address: Lake, 119, Annaswamy Mudialiar Road, Opposite Ulsoor Lake, Bangalore


Timings: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Rasta Cafe, Mysore Road

Rasta Cafe on Mysore Road makes for a fun long drive and day out with friends and pets. The cafe has outdoor seating with long picnic tables and sprawling lawns for your pet to roll over and play around. Chow on some continental nibbles, wraps, and mojitos or play a round of pool while your pet socialises with other furry friends.

Address: SH17, Mayaganahalli, Karnataka


Timings: 9:00 a.m to 5:00 a.m 


BOHEMIANS, Indiranagar

This instagrammable cafe evokes hippie vibes with its quirky decor, colours, brick walls and aesthetic nooks. Enjoy a live performance, sing along in a karaoke session chug some chilled beer and munch on their delectable fare while having your pet around. You can check with the management for the pet menu.

Address: 966, 12th Main Rd, Doopanahalli, Indiranagar, Bengaluru


Timings: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.


Maverick & Farmer Coffee, Halasuru

The artisan coffee roasters have set up a contemporary cafe with airy seating, lovely wall murals, and nibbles. Come in for a leisurely breakfast with kids and pets and watch a football match while sipping on one of their craft brews. The cafe also hosts exciting social events; for details on these, keep an eye on their Instagram page.

Address: Gate #3, Gangadhar Chetty Rd, Halasuru, Sivanchetti Gardens, Bengaluru


Timings: 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. 

Published on: Nov. 30, 2022, midnight Last modified on: Jan. 16, 2023, 12:51 a.m.
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I’m a Bangalore based Culinary Chronicler who finds joy in food storytelling and photography. I like to research and document food narratives through writings, illustrations and photographs. When I’m away from the lens and pen, I’m mostly hiking in the woods.