FOR dog owners, there is nothing better than finding a pub where your four-legged friend is just as welcome as you are.

We've taken a look at Doggie Pubs, a website where you can found out the best dog-friendly pubs in your area, to give you a taste of some popular beer gardens where your pooch will feel at home.

Here are a few of the dog-friendly pubs with beer gardens - to comply with Covid restrictions - in and around Northwich.


Please note, some venues may require booking in advance.

The Bowling Green in London Road, Northwich

As the oldest pub in Northwich, The Bowling Green dates back to 1650.

It has a large beer garden with direct access on the River Weaver - great for dog walks.

It is a meeting place for the community with much more than just beers to drink, including fresh coffee and real ale and gin.

The Stanley Arms in Old Road, Anderton

Sitting close to the world-famous Anderton Boat Lift, this pub offers its own moorings for boaters’ use.

Dogs can enjoy a walk along the canal before sitting outside with their owners in the spectacular beer garden.

The Salt Barge in Ollershaw Lane, Marston

Dogs made very welcome at this pub, according to one Doggie Pubs user.

It is the perfect pit-stop after a long walk.

Hazel Pear in Hill Top Road, Acton Bridge

The pub's website states that 'locals, walkers, and well-behaved dogs are always welcome'.

At the heart of the community, the pub says it is 'everything a village pub should be' with a relaxed environment for your four-legged friend.

The Roebuck Inn in Mill Lane, Mobberley

This pub is happy to welcome pet-sized punters to its terraces.

They even offer an elusive ‘dog beer’ at the bar for owners who are willing to go the extra mile for their furry friend.

The Bulls Head in Mill Lane, Mobberley

There are water bowls with fresh tap water by the front door and around the garden, as well as delicious treats for all dogs who visit.

They even have a meat-based stock drink as the perfect refreshment for your pooch.

The Cross Keys in King Street, Knutsford

This pub in the heart of Knutsford has a beer garden for you and your pooch to rest your legs after a day in the town.

You can beat the rush and book your table online.

The Dun Cow in Chelford Road, Ollerton

The conic pub offers a taste of the countryside with excellent food and drinks with 'a twist of creativity and flair'.

The family-run pub's dog-friendly beer garden is open for business.

Bar No.4 in Delamere Street, Winsford

A rustic, tasteful bar where you can craft ales and fine wines/spirits.

You can sit outside with your furry best friend and a drink.

The White Bear in Wheelock Street, Middlewich

Dogs are welcome at this pub in the centre of Middlewich.

Bookings can be made in advance but we also like to keep some space for walk ins.

The Kings Lock in Booth Lane, Middlewich

This canalside pub offers great food and local beer.

There is a huge beer garden right by the canal for a picturesque view and walk.