We’ve scouted several dog-friendly experiences and attractions throughout Jeffersonville, New Albany and Clarksville just to prove it's always dog day in SoIN! Check out these dine, play and stay locations below that will welcome you and your furry four-legged family member(s) with open arms while visiting southern Indiana.


Top 6 Dog-Friendly Patios



Parlour patio with dog

Parlour sits in the heart of downtown Jeffersonville at the foot of the Big Four Bridge. Parlour serves up artisan pizzas in a showpiece oven brought directly from Italy. They also have a 30-tap craft beer wall, with plenty of wines and craft cocktails to choose from. With live music on the weekends in the loft, a massive outdoor seating area that is enclosed during the winter months and a venue that is dog friendly, there is always something to do at Parlour year-round.​

The Exchange Pub and Kitchen

 The Exchange

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Located in historic downtown New Albany, the Exchange pub + kitchen is a family-friendly establishment known for good food and lively banter. Let the master chefs take care of things as you navigate through a menu of delicious, carefully selected items. Whether it's pork chops, steaks, fish + chips, or one of the best burgers, you can't go wrong!

Huber's Orchard, Winery & Vineyards

Dog and owner enjoying patio time at Huber's Orchard, Winery & Vineyards

Savor some patio time with your furry friend at Huber's Orchard, Winery & Vineyards. While they can't join you on the U-pick wagons or in the fields, Huber's happily invites them to unwind on our patio or other outdoor spaces. Don't forget to pick up a treat from the Starlight Cafe or ice cream shop to enjoy together!

Pearl Street TapHouse

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Pearl Street Tap House

This downtown Jeffersonville pub and restaurant, serves up wings, pretzels and beer cheese, sandwiches, and salads alongside their signature cocktails and over 20 beers on tap.

Joe Huber's Family Farm and Restaurant

Puppy and owners at Joe Huber's Patio

Enjoy family-style dining that includes country farm-fresh fried chicken, ham, green beans, corn, mashed potatoes and fried biscuits with apple butter.

Floyd County Brewing

Floyd County Brewing

Floyd County Brewing Penny the Dog Pet

With an Old World European influence, this local brewery and restaurant serve the best "food, froth and follies." Choose from indoor seating, an outdoor patio, and Biergarten.

Union Restaurant & GameYard 

Union GameYard

Union GameYard & Restaurant

A restaurant and attraction all in one. With a sensational menu and outdoor gaming area for all ages, where else would you rather be?! These games include iceless curling, ping pong, giant beer pong, corn hole, and 4-way volleyball!

Fresco Tea Bar

Dog with pup cup on Fresco Tea Bar patio

Located by the base of the Big 4 Bridge, Fresco offers bubble teas, steeped tea, specialty drinks, grab-and-go lunches and bakery items! 

Baer's City Winery

Baer City Winery

At Baer's City Winery, enjoy delicious food, handcrafted wines and a charming outdoor patio with a fire pit and comfy furniture. Plus, you can bring your dog along!

Kingfish on the River

Dog on the Kingfish on the River Patio

Bring your four-legged friend along to Kingfish and enjoy some tasty seafood and cold drinks with a great view!

Puppy Play Places to Visit

Big Four Station Park

Big Four Station Park Dog Buster Pet

New Albany Dog Park

Rockefeller New Albany Dog Park Pet

Downtown New Albany

Recbar 812 Dog Walk Pet

Ohio River Greenway

Nala Ohio River Greenway Dog Pet

Falls of the Ohio State Park

Falls of the Ohio State Park Dog Pet

Deam Lake State Recreation Area

Deam Lake Camping

Charlestown State Park

Charlestown State Park rose island dog pet

Wine Shop

Dog at Wine Shop in New Albany


YIMM shop in Jeffersonville


Dog at Mickey's in New Albany

Dog-Friendly Places to Stay

Nash Barks at TownPlace Suites Louisville North
Above: Luna and Bucky of Nash Barks at the TownePlace Suites Louisville North in Jeffersonville

View our SoIN hotel accommodations chart below to see which hotels are pet friendly. Call before for details on their pet rules and regulations. 

Hotel Grid UPDATE March 2023

Click here for a complete directory of accommodations in SoIN

Did we miss your favorite place to take your pet? Email Katerina@GoSoIN.com and let us know!