Puppuccino spots: Central Coast dog-friendly café list

dogs and people outside cafe
dogs and people outside cafe
If you’re one of those people who takes their dog on adventures too, this go-to pup-friendly café guide is designed for you (and Mr Fluffy)
The Central Coast is a great place to visit for dog-friendly things to do, with a long list of cafes and restaurants where four-legged guests are welcome.

When planning your breakfast, brunch or evening meal, it helps to know where the Central Coast’s most pet-friendly spots are located. This list should make it easier than ever to enjoy a fuss-free day out with your best friend.

Looking for cool new walks for your doggo? The Central Coast is also home to a collection off-leash parks, reserves, picturesque shared pathways and beautiful beaches where your four-legged mate can enjoy the great outdoors with the whole family. Your furry bud will love trying some different places to sniff!

Once you’ve picked a café, explore our walkies guide filled with some of the Central Coast's best dog-friendly walks and dog-friendly beaches

well behaved dog outside cafe
Burnt Honey, Copacabana
outdoor seating of dog friendly cafe
Lords of Pour, Ettalong
Central Coast dog boutiques

Kindred Spirits Cafe, Yattalunga

Want to treat your dog to a special cafe treat? The Central Coast's pet boutique and only official "Dog Cafe", Kindred Spirits, is a collaboration between Cute AF Pets and 16 Seeds Juice Co. based at Yattalunga. All you need to know is they serve Woofles, Hot Dogolate, Pawsecco and Pawroni. There's also tasty hooman food and a range of boutique pantry and pooch items.

Gourmet Dog Barkery, Terrigal

Based in the busy central hub of Terrigal by the seaside, you'll find a bakery completely dedicated to dogs! Baking treats since 2009, the Gourmet Dog Barkey team create natural, wholesome, nutritious treats from Australian ingredients, which are preservative free and come in all shapes and sizes.

dog watching woofles/waffles
'Woofles' at Kindred Spirits Cafe, Yattalunga.
Image: @kindred_spirits_dog_cafe
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Terrigal Beach House
Image: @terrigal_beachhouse
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Image: @jack.pollyandstone via Instagram
The Central Coast Dog-friendly Café List

Spot the dog-friendly eatery closest to you, listed by suburb below. By no means exhaustive, this list will continue to grow as we add more local businesses happy to cater to hounds. Are you a dog-friendly business not mentioned here? Reach out to us directly and we'll add you in! 

Avoca Beach

Point Café

Like Minds  

Bateau Bay

Local Hero Coffee Brewers

Café Mocha

Bateau Beach Cafe


The Anchor


The Secret Café


Burnt Honey Bakery

Cabana Cafe & Bar

East Gosford

Sweet Caroline Central Coast

Empire Bay

Impact Plants & Café


Bamboo Buddha Café

Glee Coffee Roasters Erina Heights

The Sunken Monkey


The Box on the Water

Hatters Tea House

Coast 175

Lords of Pour

Gosford & surrounds

Tommy's Café

Lyons Den

Three Trees Café (North Gosford)

Fahrenheit Café (East Gosford)

Bay Rd Brewing

Hardys Bay

The View Pizza


Firescreek Botanical Winery

Bamboo Buddha Cafe


Kincumber Post Café

Kincumber Hotel

Block ‘n’ Tackle Brewery

Long Jetty 

The Glass Onion Society

Modern Organic

Belle & Co Coffee

Mt White (hinterland) 

Saddles Mount White

Norah Head

The General Store

Patonga & Pearl Beach

The Boathouse Hotel Patonga

Pearl Beach General Store & Café

Point Clare

Fair Cravin Café  

Shelly Beach

Munchas Café


Cove Café ​​​​​​

Island Time Espresso Bar

Bellyfish Café

Terrigal Hotel

Terrigal Beach House

The Entrance

The Waters Edge Seafood Restaurant

Toowoon Bay

Two Birds Gallery Café

Cecilia's Restaurant & Wine Bar

Umina Beach

Jasmine Greens Kiosk


Three Donkeys Wholefoods Cafe

Woy Woy

Gnostic Mana 

Link and Pin Café


Wyong Milk Factory

Yattalunga & Davistown

Kindred Spirits Café


small dachshund sipping puppucino
Belle& Co Coffee, Long Jetty
Image: @harveythe_minidachshund via Instagram
two dogs outside brewery
Bay Rd Brewing, Gosford
Image: @bindi_and_minka via Instagram
dog with green reusable cup on grass
Leave only pawprints with Green Caffeen swap n go reusable cups across the Coast.
Image: @kindred_spirits_dog_cafe

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