On a warm summer's day, there is nothing better than stopping off for a refreshing beverage and a bite to eat.
But for dog owners it can be tricky to know where to eat with your four legged friends
From bakeries to upmarket restaurants, we have put together a guide to some of the best places to eat and drink which will welcome dogs with open arms.
Maggie Jones Restaurant, Kensington
This dog-friendly restaurant has a rustic, informal feel and is tucked away between Kensington High Street and Kensington Church Street.
Address: 6 Old Court Place, Kensington Church Street, W8 4PL
Churchill Arms, Kensington
Built in 1750, the Churchill Arms was once frequented by Winston Churchill's grandparents - and it's now the preferred haunt of many a modern day celebrity and a pooch or two!
Address: 119 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, W8 7LN
Anglesea Arms, South Kensington
The Anglesea Arms is a traditional alehouse with gastropub menu and bar snacks, plus outdoor seating on front terrace.
Address: 15 Selwood Terrace, South Kensington, SW7 3QG
Cibo Italian Restaurant, Kensington
At Cibo you can get upmarket Italian dishes, plenty of seafood and a Sunday lunch menu.
Address: 3 Russell Gardens, Kensington, W14 8EZ
The Ladbroke Arms, Notting Hill
The Ladbroke Arms is a dog-friendly gastropub with hanging baskets, a light-filled bar and dining room with an eclectic, daily-changing menu. Why not enjoy a chilled beverage with your dog?
Address: 54 Ladbroke Rd, Notting Hill, W11 3NW
The Prince Bonaparte, Notting Hill
This is a large gastropub with a laid-back soundtrack, high ceilings, brick walls and mismatched furniture.
It has a modern British menu with plenty of vegetarian and fish options.
Address: 80 Chepstow Road, Westbourne Park, London W2 5BE
Harris & Hoole, Uxbridge
Enjoy a coffee at this rustic café chain, which also offers a selection of breakfast and lunch dishes.
Address: The Market House, High St, Uxbridge UB8 1JN
Duke of Sussex, Chiswick
The Duke of Sussex is a pub and dining room. It is a short distance from Chiswick Park station and is situated on the edge of Acton Green Common.
It serves a modern menu with a Spanish influence, prepared fresh on the premises daily which you can enjoy with your dog by your side.
Address: 75 South Parade, London W4 5LF
George IV, Chiswick
This is a classic pub with heavily wooded decor and original etched glass, as well as a large modern garden.
Address: 185 Chiswick High Rd, Chiswick, W4 2DR
Outsider Tart, Chiswick
This American bakery not only specialises in cakes, pies and tarts but creative dog treats too!
Address: 83 Chiswick High Rd, Chiswick, W4 2EF
Blue Anchor, Hammersmith
Dogs are welcomed with open arms at The Blue Anchor. The family owned pub by the Thames below Hammersmith Bridge has an upstairs 'River Room', a popular venue with views out onto the river.
Address: 13 Lower Mall, Hammersmith, W6 9DJ
The Cumberland Arms, Hammersmith
The Cumberland Arms is a local pub serving a monthly changing Mediterranean inspired menu alongside real ales and an affordable wine list.
Address: 29 North End Road, Hammersmith, W14 8SZ
The Thatched House, Hammersmith
This is an airy pub with sofas in front of a log fire, a conservatory with folding doors and a beer garden.
Address: 115 Dalling Road, Hammersmith, W6 0ET
The Hammersmith Ram, Hammersmith
The Hammersmith Ram describes their atmosphere as lively and informal. The pub has a contemporary and stylish feel.
Address: 81 King St, Hammersmith, W6 9HW
The Broadway Bar and Grill, Fulham
The Broadway Bar and Grill has an relaxed outdoor area that welcomes dogs. It serves a range of traditional international dishes.
Address: 474-476 Fulham Rd, Fulham, SW6 1BY
Moosh Café, Fulham
For a health kick, why not walk your dog to the Moosh Café in Fulham?
Moosh Café is a contemporary café which is perfect for fresh fruit juices and smoothies, frozen yogurt and health-centric breakfasts.
Address: Kingly Court, Unit G11, Kingly Street, W1B 5PW
Buckingham Arms, Westminster
With a full range of Young's ales on tap and two minutes from Buckingham Palace, the Buckingham Arms is a great spot to stop off with your dog.
Address: 62 Petty France, Westminster, SW1H 9EU
Lucio Italian Restaurant, Chelsea
Lucio's is a upmarket, dog-friendly restaurant. They serve Italian staples in a simple, bustling dining room with fixed-price menus at lunchtime.
Address: 257-259 Fulham Rd, Chelsea, SW3 6HY
The Jam Tree, Chelsea
Dogs and owners can relax at The Jam Tree in Kings Road. The gastropub has a modern British menu, pop art decor and a heated walled garden - perfect for summer evenings.
Address: 541 King's Rd, Chelsea, SW6 2EB
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