550 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840

Dog Friendly Newport

Newport is a great place to travel with your best furry friend. There are plenty of parks, trails, beaches, restaurants and so much more! Below are a few of our suggestions to help you plan your dog friendly visit. Please leash your dog at all times.

Beaches & Parks

Cliff Walk

Wear walking shoes and leash your pup for this 3.5 mile walk along the ocean with glimpses of Newport's Gilded Age mansions along the way.

Easton's Beach & Second Beach

Just a short drive from Thames Street and dog friendly October - April.

Brenton Point

After cruising down Ocean Drive, park at Brenton Point and walk along the water and in the park for some doggie fun.

King Park

A Newport City park, located on Wellington Avenue, with a small beach to cool off.

Queen Anne Square

Located on Upper Thames Street and is open year-round. It is a perfect place to relax with your dog.


O'Brien's Pub

Located on Lower Thames Street, enjoy outdoor seating and people watching with your pooch.


Sit on the patio and fill up on some delicious Mexican cuisine right on Bowen's Wharf.

Doggie Stores

Wag Nation

Located off Bellevue Avenue, stock up on yummy treats and chic accessories for you pooch.

The Black Dog General Store

Stroll down Thames Street and pop in The Black Dog General Store and pick up a cozy sweatshirt for you and a fashionable collar for Fido.

Beau Tyler & the Sly Dog Co.

Located on Thames Street, find stylish accessories for you and your pup.

View Discover Newport's Dog Friendly Page for some more ideas!