Dog Park Bars in the Triangle

March 17, 2023

Have you ever been to a dog park and watched your precious Fluffy try to hump every other dog and thought to yourself, “I could really use a beer right now?” What about when you were enjoying happy hour with your friends, and Fluffy was tied to your picnic bench, but you were sitting there thinking, “Gosh, it would be great to let her off-leash right now.” Good news… you have options! The dog park + bar combo is growing in popularity and there a handful of options coming to the Triangle.



The Bark Bar
  • Open air pavilion adjacent to the Barkyard – a dog park divided into two sections (large and small breeds)
  • Beer, wine, non-alcoholic beverages, and light snacks available
  • Access to the dog park section requires a membership or a day pass
  • 327 S Academy St, Cary, NC 27511
West Street Dog
  • Members-only indoor off-leash area with artificial turf and full-service bar
  • Additional on-leash bar
  • Doggy daycare, bathing, and overnight dog and cat boarding services
  • 400 W. North Street, Raleigh NC 27603



The Yard
  • Opening TBD
  • Bar, café, and off-leash dog park, coming soon to Raleigh’s Boylan Heights neighborhood
  • Located at 1115 W Lenoir Street, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Opening TBD
  • Located at 4350 Garrett Rd, Durham, NC 27707


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