As any fur-ternal dog parents will tell you, a pup is just as much a member of the family as any other non-furry counterpart. So it goes without saying that of course you’ll want your best four-legged friend beside you for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Lucky for you, Butcher and the Farmer Meadowbank fulfills all the right criteria for the top dog-friendly restaurant in Sydney.
Make no bones about it: whether you have your own pooch in tow or you’re looking for somewhere to sneak in a few pats, dogs and dog lovers from all walks of life are welcome at our dog-friendly cafe in Meadowbank.
The perfect location for dogs (and humans)
You’ll find Butcher and the Farmer Meadowbank conveniently located just a stone’s throw away from Ryde wharf, a hop skip and a jump from Meadowbank train station, and an easy commute from nearby Concord, Kissing Point, Rhodes, Wentworth Point and Parramatta.
Our dog-friendly café is handily situated on the ground floor of the new Shepherds Bay apartments, which are fronted by a spacious green lawn AKA the ideal dog playground.
Whether you’re one of the lucky residents living in the nearby apartments or simply want to soak in the Parramatta River waterfront scenery, Butcher and the Farmer Meadowbank offers a fun, laid-back atmosphere for pooches and people alike.
We’re just around the corner from doggie Mecca
Take a short stroll east along the Parramatta River from our dog-friendly café in Meadowbank and you’ll reach Meadowbank Park – a sprawling parkland with an off-leash area where dogs can run free, socialise and play to their hearts’ content. There’s even a doggie water station available for pups to rehydrate after a long play session.
And if you’re visiting with kids, you’ll find four new playgrounds spread across Meadowbank Park, as well as 10 sporting fields, tennis courts and netball courts, walking and riding paths and picnic facilities – all with breezy riverfront views.
To top it all off, a mouth-watering food menu
Aside from the obvious dog-friendliness aspect, there’s one other thing you’re no doubt looking for in dog-friendly café in Sydney: great food! On our Meadowbank all-day menu and breakfast menu, you’ll find a diverse selection of dishes centred on fresh produce, sourced directly from local farmers and providores whenever possible.
Come in and share an aperitivo plate like our Farmer’s Platter with cured meats, burrata, olives and hot bread, or satisfy a bigger appetite with authentic woodfired pizza, marinated rotisserie chicken, juicy steak, burgers, seafood and more – all available in our brand-new