Fur-tastic Finds: Markham’s Best Dog-Friendly Spots

Markham’s got something for everyone – from humans to their furry companions!

If you’re a dog owner seeking delightful spots to explore with your furry friend, then you’re in for a treat. From events, to shopping, and restaurants, Markham offers a plethora of dog-friendly gems. Let’s sniff out the best places where paws and people collide!


Main Street Markham Farmers’ Market

When: Every Saturday (May 11th – October 12th), 9am-1pm
Where: 132 Robinson Street, Markham, ON, L3P 5H5
Website: https://www.mainstreetmarkham.com/farmers_market.php
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/markhammainstreet/?hl=en

Barkham At The Markham Village Music Festival

When: June 14th & 15th, 2024
Where: Main Street Markham
Website: https://www.markhamfestival.com/barkham
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mvmfestival/

TD Markham Jazz Festival

When: August 16th – 18th, 2024
Where: Main Street Unionville
Website: http://www.markhamjazzfestival.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/markhamjazzfestival/


Valleyview Gardens

Where: 8636 Reesor Road, Markham, ON L6B 1A6
Website: https://valleyviewgardens.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/valleyviewgardens/?hl=en

Claw & Kitty

Where: 3215 Hwy 7, Unit G3, Markham, ON L3R 3P3
Website: https://www.clawandkitty.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/claw_andkitty/?hl=en


Dine-In Restaurants

The Bernese Barista

Where: 6 Nipigon Ave, Markham, ON L6C 0X7
Website: https://www.instagram.com/thebernesebarista/?hl=en
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thebernesebarista/?hl=en

Rouge River Brewery

Where: 50 Bullock Drive Unit 8, Markham, ON L3P 3P2
Website: https://rougeriverbrewingcompany.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rougeriverbrewery/?hl=en


Pet-Friendly Patios

Chef 88 Elite Fine Dining

Where: 1661 Denison Street, Unit 1, Markham, ON L3R 6E4
Website: https://chef88elite.ca/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/_chef88elite/?hl=en

Old Country Inn Restaurant

Where: 198 Main Street, Unionville, ON L3R 2G9
Website: http://www.oldcountryinn.ca/

Cafe Mozaiko

Where: 60 Cathedral High Street, Markham, ON L6C 0P3
Website: https://cafemozaiko.square.site/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cafe_mozaiko/


Where: 3160 Steeles Avenue East, Unit #6, Markham, ON L3R 4G9
Website: https://www.happeace.ca/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/happeace_washoku/

Main’s Mansion

Where: 144 Main Street North, Markham, ON L3P 5T3
Website: https://mainsmansion.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mainsmansionmarkham/?hl=en

Starving Artist Waffles & Espresso

Where: 5762 Hwy 7 Unit 3, Markham, ON L3P 1A7
Website: https://starvingartist.ca/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/starving4waffles/

Tanuki Restaurant

Where: 3160 Steeles Ave E #1, Markham, ON L3R 4G9
Website: http://www.tanukirestaurant.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tanuki.restaurant/?hl=en


Where: 7501 Woodbine Ave, Markham, ON L3R 2W1
Website: https://www.carmelinasrestaurant.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/carmelinarestaurant/

Unionville Arms Pub & Grill

Where: 189 Main St Unionville, Unionville, ON L3R 2G8
Website: https://unionvillearms.ca/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thearms/?hl=en

Espresso 21 Cafe

Where: 159E Main St Unionville, Unionville, ON L3R 2G8
Website: https://espresso21.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/espressoxxi/

La Grotta On Main

Where: 205 Main St Unionville, Unionville, ON L3R 2G8
Website: https://lagrottaonmain.ca/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lagrottaonmain/

Good Catch Bar & Cafe

Where: 179 Enterprise Blvd #109, Unionville, ON L6G 0A2
Website: https://goodcatchbarcafe.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/goodcatchcafe/?hl=en

Long gone are the days when you had to leave your pet at home to hit the town. Now, you can enjoy a day full of unforgettable experiences with your dog here in Markham! Just be sure to verify with each business before you visit to confirm if there are any changes to their dog-friendly policies

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