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Dog Friendly Cambridge

7 March 2023

If you’re looking for a great day out in Cambridge and don’t want to leave your dog at home, then why not check out some of these dog friendly venues.

The Clarendon Arms

Where? 35-36 Clarendon Street, CB11JX

When? Tue to Sat 12pm - 11 p.m, Mon 5pm - 11pm and Sun 12pm - 10pm.

Why? They welcome dogs in all areas of the pub. In fact, they encourage them!

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Champion Of The Thames

Where? 68 King St, Cambridge CB1 1LN

When? 12-11 Mon-Thu; 12-Midnight Fri & Sat; 12-10.30 Sun

Why? Described as “the dog pub of all dog pubs”, it’s claimed that local dogs actually stroll in by themselves for a biscuit and a bowl of water.

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Scudamore’s Punting

Where? 32a Bridge Street, Cambridge, CB2 1UJ

When? 364 days a year from 9am onwards.

Why? If you visit Cambridge, you are going to go punting and these guys are the only dog-friendly punting company around. They believe that the best times spent, are those with man’s best friend.

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The Free Press Pub

Where? 7 Prospect Row, CB1 1DU

When? Sun to Thurs 12pm - 11 p.m, Fri to Sat 12pm - 12am.

Why? Great food and great local ales that you and your pup can enjoy together, snuggled in front of their open fireplace.

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The Chequers

Where? 297 High Street, Cottenham.

When? Mon 6.00p, – 11.00pm, Tues to Fri 12.00 – 2.30pm & 6.00 – 11.00pm, Sat to Sunday 12pm - 11pm

Why? Just a short trip out of Cambridge but well worth the journey, this idyllic, family-run pub loves all four-legged furry friends, big or small.

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There’s no need to leave home without your pooch! Whether you’re borrowing a dog or hanging out with your own, be sure to stop by some of these local spots for a dog friendly day out.

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