By Ania Cajuste, DVI Intern Visiting #DTJax is always a fun and exciting experience. However, if you’re looking to include your beloved pet in your adventures, it can be a bit of a hassle when you don’t know where you’re allowed to bring them.
Here are a few of the pet friendly places and activities that #DTJax has to offer and will be open on September 6th for the First Wednesday Pet Walk.
231 N. Laura St.
Mon – Fri 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
This Parisian-style eatery is right in the heart of #DTJax. Founded by Chef Benoit, a native to Paris, France, the Magnificat Café boasts classic lunch items such as soups, salads and sandwiches. The large outdoor seating space is perfect for pets!
45 W. Adams St.
Tues- Fri 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Sat – Mon Closed
This fun, unique dog boutique is the perfect stop for your trip in #DTJax! Browse through their extensive collection of novelty treats, toys, designer collars and high-end grooming supplies!
21 E. Adams St.
Mon – Fri: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 a.m.
Sat 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 a.m.
Sun 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
This Jacksonville staple hosts a spacious front patio to hang out with your furry friend while in The Elbow. Enjoy the tex-mex menu and find out why this is one of the best-rated restaurants in town!
400 N. Hogan St.
Sun 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Mon 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Tues – Thurs 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Fri 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sat 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
The large patio space at the forefront of The Candy Apple Café is dog friendly! Stop by and enjoy the specialty craft cocktails, beer and wine selection, as well as the French-inspired menu!
37 Hogan St.
Mon – Fri 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
First Wednesday Art Walk 5 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Enjoy lunch outside and enjoy the variety of food trucks! With plenty of shaded areas to sit and enjoy your food, this outdoor food court is great for your pet to hang out.
117 W. Duval St.
Sun – Sat 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Lunch and Live Music Mon – Fri 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
This park is the oldest park in the City of Jacksonville! This park is located right in the heart of #DTJax, which makes it the perfect stop for you and your dog to rest while you’re out and about. With regular programming such as live music, it’s a great place to enjoy a day outside.
Bringing your dog out to and about can be a great experience for the both of you to enjoy, if you know where to look! Remember that each and every First Wednesday Art Walk is a pet-friendly event. Just ask a few of the dogs of #DTJax!
For more information, visit iloveartwalk.com.