Pub trips are better with your pooch in tow. They get to stretch their legs; and you'll meet anyone who can't resist a pat. So grab the lead, say the "W" word and head straight to one of Sydney's best pet-friendly bars.

The Beresford Hotel

Home of the famous annual Beresford Dog Show.

354 Bourke Street, Surry Hills

The Duck Inn Pub and Kitchen

The bangers and mash are (almost) too good to share.

74 Rose Street, Chippendale

The London

A charmingly understated hangout.

85 Underwood Street, cnr of William Street, Paddington

The Winery

A dog- and wino-friendly bar.

285a Crown Street, Surry Hills

The Henson

An outdoor courtyard for the whole family.

91 Illawarra Rd, Marrickville

The Norfolk

Colourful, vibrant and proudly dog friendly.

305 Cleveland Street, Surry Hills

Coogee Pavilion

A beachside pub with outdoor dog parking bays.

169 Dolphin Street, Coogee

The Vic on the Park

The only pub with a Doggy Badge Draw.

2 Addison Road, Marrickville

The Greens

Fancy some fresh air and a spot of bowls?

50 Ridge Street, North Sydney

The Oxford Tavern

Chill in the beer garden with your four-legged friend.

1 New Canterbury Road, Petersham, Petersham

West Village

A community meeting place for dog and beer lovers alike.

30 Terminus Street, Petersham

Gazebo

Separate, delicious menus for humans and animals.

2 Elizabeth Bay Road, Elizabeth Bay

Cricketers Arms Hotel

Dogs have the run of this place – both inside and out.

106 Fitzroy Street, Surry Hills

Balmain Hotel

Dogs welcome in the outdoor courtyard.

74 Mullens Street, Balmain

Arcadia Liquors

The gathering place for Redfern's dogs.

7 Cope Street, Redfern

The Bucket List

Bondi Beach and Bondi dogs – a match made in heaven.

Shop 1 Bondi Pavilion, Queen Elisabeth Drive, Bondi

The Grifter Brewing Co.

A dog-friendly bar beer nerd in all of us.

1 /391 Enmore Road, Marrickville

Courthouse Hotel

One of Sydney's best beer gardens and naturally, dog friendly.

202 Australia St, Newtown

The Newport

It's all about dogs, water views and seafood.

2 Kalinya Street, Newport

Public House Petersham

A home away from home for you and your pup.

292 Stanmore Road, Petersham