A 400-acre park with over 10 miles of hiking trails that run along the Potomac River. It has a visitors center and live animal displays. Great place for you and your dog to picnic and watch kayakers challenge the rapids in the river.
Located in the heart of Virginia wine country just east of Charlottesville, Keswick Vineyards is one of the premier Virginia wineries that makes up the acclaimed Monticello Wine Trail. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon on the covered porch or bring a picnic to enjoy at one of the outdoor tables in the courtyard or picnic area while sampling some of the tasting room exclusive selections. Blankets available for you to spread out on and bocce ball and croquet sets for you to play on the lawn. During the winter months the porch is enclosed and has infrared heaters to help keep you warm, so any time of the year is a great time to visit. Keswick Vineyards is not only family friendly but pet friendly as well, especially with the recent addition of a fenced in dog park for your dogs to run around and play in while you are relaxing and enjoying some wine. Keswick Vineyards also holds Yappy Hours where you can bring your dog and meet dogs up for adoption.
This lovely farm-to-table restaurant characterizes its menu as “inspired Shenandoah cuisine.” We call it delicious. Enjoy it all with your canine on their pet-friendly patio. Open Tuesday through Saturday 5 to 9 p.m.
This is our kind of place for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, specializing in doughnuts, burgers, and local craft beers. Ooh, and we also love their potato chips, which come in barbecue and jalapeño flavors. Enjoy it with your pooch at one of their outdoor umbrella tables. Open Monday through Saturday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Backroom Brewery is a boutique farm brewery nestled in the heart of the Shenandoah River Valley. Starting as an herb farm, growing culinary and medicinal herbs for the garden center trade it was a hit! So naturally we took it a step further. Stop in with your dog and enjoy the brewery's locally grown flavor on the patio.
This pet-friendly brewery always has 13 beers on tap. It also has a killer menu with tasty selections like Shrimp Tacos, BBQ Pulled Pork Nachos, and the Blackened Chicken Melt. They have an enormous shaded biergarten with a koi pond and fountain where you can while away the day—or evening—with your pooch. Open Monday through Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., Friday to 11 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Sunday to 10 p.m.
706 Town Center Drive, Suite 104,
Newport News, VA
AromasWorld - Specialty Coffees & Gourmet Bakery is a unique fast-casual coffeehouse cafe serving breakfast, lunch and dinner with a strong emphasis on fresh, healthy items, fine teas and fresh roasted coffees. AromasWorld currently has two locations: Williamsburg, VA and Newport News, VA. Both locations are pet friendly.