The Forest of Dean is a haven for dog owners and their four-legged friends. With miles of stunning countryside to explore, it’s no wonder that this beautiful area in Gloucestershire is a popular destination for dog lovers. What’s more, many of the local pubs welcome dogs with open arms, making it easy to enjoy a meal or drink with your furry companion by your side. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the top 7 dog-friendly pubs in the Forest of Dean that you and your pup are sure to love.
7 Mins Away Many of our guests have mentioned in their notes that they have had a lovely light lunch or supper at The Orangery at The Speech House Hotel. There is a walk-in service and tables are subject to availability on the day. For more information https://thespeechhouse.co.uk/dine/the-orangery/
9 mins away – The White Hart at Broadoak, Newnham This pub boasts panoramic views of the River Severn and a large food offering including fresh daily specials as well as some old pub favourites. https://www.quality-inns.co.uk/pubs/the-white-hart-broadoak/
9 mins away – The Lyon Inn at Westbury–on-Severn always have treats, doggy bags, water and towels on hand for muddy paws. All spaces except for the restaurant are suitable for dogs. The Lyon Inn serve coffee and cake and lunch / dinner menus. http://thelyoninn.com/
12 mins away – The Woodman at Parkend Local produce for local people. Relax outside in the courtyard or snuggle down in front of the fire. Dogs are welcome to join in too!
12 mins away – The Red Hart Inn at Blaisdon Home to the Blaisdon Circular Walk – woodland, vine and views (more here https://bc39deb4-5bf2-4173-a1b7-edca8443918a.filesusr.com/ugd/0d8dbc_f703939fbfca4bb8818ba69b8e330415.pdf) For further details https://redhartinn.co.uk/
15 mins away – The Farmers Boy at Longhope located on the Gloucestershire and Herefordshire border. The Farmers Boy is a 17th Century Country Inn. This Inns’ restaurant and bar area retains many attractive period features, including the original oak beams and open log fires. Home to ‘Mad About Pies’ Multiple British Pie Award Winners. Serving a variety of cask and draught ales, world lagers and locally produced ciders. Home to Pied Away private dining cabins. For further information https://farmersboyinn.co.uk/
22 mins away – The Saracen’s Head Inn at Symonds Yat award winning food with a traditional pub feel. The Inn is situated on the east bank of the River Wye on the edge of the Forest of Dean in Symonds Yat East. They serve a range of dishes that follow the season using fresh ingredients that are locally sourced whenever possible. Dogs are allowed in the bar and in the dining area outside. http://www.saracensheadinn.co.uk/eat/
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