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Dog Parks and Dog-Friendly Places in Hoboken

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Dog Parks and Dog-Friendly Places in Hoboken

It’s no secret that Hoboken is home to hundreds of breweries, luscious parks, and a gorgeous waterfront view. However, despite the beauty, some establishments and businesses won’t allow us to bring our dogs to enjoy the ambiance. So, we compiled a list of dog-friendly places in Hoboken so you and your furry bud can hang out together. 

From local cafes, restaurants, and stores to alehouses and everything in between, check out this List of Dog-Friendly Places in Hoboken that allows our adorable pups to come along for the experience.


The Ale House – 1034 Willow Avenue

Dog-Friendly Places in Hoboken

Situated in uptown Hoboken, this lively bar has a jukebox machine, shuffleboard pool table, and weekly karaoke to intrigue you and your dog! This is a dog-friendly place, and your canine will surely make a pal there.

Alessio’s –  539 Park Avenue

Dog-Friendly Places in Hoboken

This Italian cafe is home to delicious and savory pizzas, pasta, and creamy gelato. And when it’s a nice sunny day, you can sit outside and enjoy a meal or coffee with your dog. Alessio also makes the perfect puppuccino so your pup can enjoy the experience.


Anthropologie – 412 Washington Street

Dog-Friendly Places in Hoboken

This Washington Street clothing, jewelry, and houseware retail chain location allows you to shop until you drop alongside your dog. The adorable canines can also get a special treat!


Black Rail Coffee – 800 Jackson Street

Dog-Friendly Places in Hoboken

Enjoy the house blend coffee with rich citrus, apple, and milk chocolate notes or bold espresso at Black Rail Coffee. Your furry friends must wait outside, but they can get a dog bowl and dog hook rail area.


Cork City – 239 Bloomfield Street

Cork City is a  speakeasy and beer haven that has over 100 varieties of bottles and 63 brews and allows dogs at the bar. The establishment also has a rotating tap, so the beer options change routinely. What more could you as for!?


Pier 13 – 1301 Sinatra Drive

A Hoboken staple when it gets a little warmer outside, take your pup for a stroll at Pier13. This pup-friendly destination has fabulous drinks such as craft beer, margaritas, frozen drinks, and fresh seafood options to chow down on. Although your dog can’t be on the turf at the end of the pier and must be under 60 lbs, they are allowed on the concrete portion, about half of the space. 

If there is anything you do this summer with your dog, definitely add this to your list.

Pier13 is open from mid-April to mid-October annually.


Wicked Scents – 163 2nd Street

This local apothecary and candle shop has water and succulent treats for your dog inside. Miguel Goncalves, an entrepreneur with a background in Consumer Packaged Goods who loves candles, created Wicked Scents. Goncalves believed this was the perfect opportunity to highlight new female-owned candle brands while offering already established ones. The candles are handmade soy-free and 100% vegan, so they are safe at home and in the office.


Cold Stone Creamery – 116 Washington St.


Warm weather is upon us, and what better way to cool off than with some ice cream? At Cold Stone, you can order with your pup beside you and even ask for a cup of whipped cream for your pup to enjoy.


Ben  & Jerry’s – 405 Washington St.

Ben & Jerry’s in Hoboken is a delightful destination for ice cream lovers, but it’s not just humans who are welcome there. This popular ice cream shop is known for its dog-friendly policy, making it a favorite spot for dog owners in the area. You can bring your furry friend to enjoy a cool treat with you on the outdoor patio. The staff is always welcoming to dogs and happy to give them some attention and a cup of whipped cream.  So if you’re looking for a fun outing with your pup, be sure to stop by Ben & Jerry’s in Hoboken for a sweet treat and some quality time with your furry companion.

Louise & Jerry’s Tavern – 329 Washington St.

dog friendly bar in hoboken

Ruff Week? You and your furry friend are always welcome to relax and unwind at Louise & Jerry’s. They have hosted dog costume contests and Yappy Hour with Liberty Humane Society, where you can donate to help homeless dogs. That’s right, your pint of Guinness can help pets in need. It’s called BYOD (Bring Your Own Dog). It’s Hoboken’s pet-friendly bar. Sit. Stay. Sip a few is their motto. This dive bar is a must-visit with your pet.


Blue Eyes Restaurant – 525 Sinatra Dr, Hoboken, NJ

dog friendly restaurant in hoboken

Named after Frank Sinatra, this restaurant allows your pup to hang with you while you dine outdoors! They even might make some grilled chicken for your furry friend. With delicious food and a gorgeous view of the Hudson, this place is a must-go with your friends and furry pal. Afterward, you can walk off that meal and stroll by the waterfront. Pier A & C are nearby, and your dog is allowed in the park, just not on the green grass.

Whether you are looking for a place to eat, drink or shop, there is always a place in Hoboken that welcomes you and your dog with open arms and sometimes even treats. Treats for your dog that is not you. Ha! We recommend you check out our list of dog parks in Jersey City. If you are looking for a place to hike with your furry friend, check out our hiking trails near Hoboken.

Dog Parks in Hoboken


Church Square Park – Willow Avenue between 4th + 5th

Elysian Park – 1001 Hudson Street

Maxwell Place Dog Park – Sinatra Drive + 11th Street

Shipyard Park – Sinatra Drive + 13th Street

Southwest Park – 58 Jackson Street

Stevens Park – Hudson Street between 4th and 5th Street

Viaduct Dog Park – 1333 Madison Street


Updated: April 13th, 2023

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