Explore Shanghai's pet-friendly cafés




Uncover the charm of Shanghai's pet-friendly and pet-themed cafés, where a warm welcome awaits you and your furry companions, as well as those who simply adore animals.

From serene havens to cozy spots, these cafés offer a unique experience tailored to both humans and their pet friends. Explore these delightful destinations that cater to the needs of pet owners, pets and animal enthusiasts.



Located on Middle Huaihai Road, A CALLING is a serene haven filled with dogs cared for by neighborhood residents. The loving ambiance provides every visitor with a comforting and affectionate embrace.

Their specialty, the black pepper tequila café, features freshly ground peppercorns and agave extract, delivering a rich, elegant flavor experience.

Open: Monday-Thursday, Sunday 9 am-7 pm; Friday-Saturday 9 am-11 pm

Address: No 1260 Middle Huaihai Road, Xuhui district



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Compass Coffee

Compass Coffee welcomes guests with their hospitable Corgi and a shy Shiba Inu. Residents often bring their dogs to enjoy the peaceful ambiance.

The café's specialties include homemade flavored jams and their unique "Sanfang Qixiang" drink blends jasmine and green olives, featuring a light, elegant, and refreshing flavor.

Open: Monday-Friday 8 am-6 pm; Saturday-Sunday 9 am-6 pm

Address: No 1664-1 Middle Huaihai Road, Xuhui district



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MOBYS features a wall adorned with dog photos, showcasing their regular furry visitors. Tudou and Lucas, beloved regulars, are easily recognized by the attentive staff. The café warmly welcomes visitors' pets with treats and water and hosts dog adoption events regularly.

MOBYS offers quality coffee from their roastery. The variegated leaf latte exudes the aroma of green grass and offers a refreshing respite from Shanghai's hot summer weather.

Open: Monday-Friday 8:30 am-5:30 pm; Saturday-Sunday 9 am-6 pm

Address: No 227 Yanping Road, Jingan district



Nestled in an old townhouse with a charming courtyard, LE MILLENAIRE·LMN·1000coffee offers a cozy atmosphere.

Rome, the beloved dog, adds to the warm ambiance. The café's specialty combines wine, grape juice, coffee and salted milk, creating a rich flavor profile.

Open: Monday-Friday 9 am-5:30 pm; Saturday-Sunday 10 am-6 pm

Address: No 88A Wuyuan Road, Hunan Road sub-district



Treehouse Café

Treehouse Café, named after a century-old tree at the intersection, offers a tranquil setting akin to the Japanese movie Little Forest.

After your order is taken, the owner makes the coffee slowly and steadily while Kuri the dog acts as a little server during intervals.

The turmeric latte, a popular choice, exudes a mellow, strong and charming flavor, mimicking the warmth of sunlight.

Open: Monday-Sunday 9 am-5:30 pm

Address: No 274-2 Mengzi Road, Huangpu district



At TOGO COFFEE, you are welcomed by the adorable Shiba Inu Doudou. It is a cozy coffee shop with charming ornaments.

The mint and chocolate-infused coffee offers a sweet coolness, serving as a delightful antidote to summer's heat, creating a sense of freshness.

Open: Tuesday-Friday 8:30 am-5 pm; Saturday-Sunday 9:30 am-6 pm

Address: No 2 East Zhengdan Road, Wujiaochang sub-district



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Go! Coffee

Go Coffee is adorned with puppy-themed decor, fostering a delightful atmosphere. Its signature includes the plum bubble drink, a delightful blend of sweet and sour fruit flavors with refreshing bubbles.

Open: Monday-Sunday 9 am-6 pm

Address: No 324 South Xiangyang Road, Xuhui district



HABITAT Coffee, envisioned by renowned architect Shuhei Aoyama, boasts a serene courtyard, offering an oasis amidst the city's hustle and bustle.

The space welcomes dogs and families, providing a tranquil escape. Upstairs, art exhibitions, such as last year's dog-themed showcase, captivate visitors.

Don't miss their signature wine-filled black chocolate latte, a subtly intoxicating blend evoking a lazy afternoon.

Open: Monday-Sunday 9 am-7 pm

Address: No 842 Hengshan Road, Xuhui district


Manner Coffee (Xuhui Binjiang Store)

Manner Coffee's Xuhui Binjiang Store is a popular spot along the riverfront, always bustling with activity. The large outdoor lawn welcomes dogs and their owners, offering a pet-friendly atmosphere.

Floor-to-ceiling windows merge the café with the lush Riverside Park and a 360-degree river view, providing a scenic experience.

Open: Monday-Sunday 8 am-9:30 pm

Address: No 243 Ruining Road, Xuhui district



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YEAST Coffee

YEAST Coffee is a serene café known for its gentle ambiance and autumn hues, reflecting intricate details inside and out.

Renowned for its coffee and brunch, the store also boasts a cherished pet-friendly environment, with dogs being the "treasures of the store", ensuring a cozy and tranquil atmosphere.

Open: 10 am-7 pm

Address: No 25 Yanqing Road, Xuhui district


Allonge Café

Nestled on the vibrant Yanqing Road, Allonge Café is hard to ignore with its unassuming facade. The spacious setting allows pets to frolic freely while owners unwind with fresh coffee and engaging conversations.

Open: Monday-Sunday 9 am-6 pm

Address: No 106 Yanqing Road, Xuhui district


Shanghai Lander

Shanghai Lander, famed for its viral salted egg yolk cake, stands out from various coffee shops as an online sensation.

Its vintage charm draws crowds, offering not just coffee and desserts but also small peripherals.

The pet-friendly environment creates a homey vibe, making it a beloved destination for pet owners.

Open: Monday-Friday 8 am-6 pm, Saturday-Sunday 9 am-6 pm

Address: No 92 Wuyuan Road, Xuhui district



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Basdban, located on Yuyuan Road, boasts a sophisticated black and gold industrial aesthetic.

This pet-friendly café invites you to savor coffee in the company of your beloved furry companions. Sit by the window, order a cup of coffee and relish the moment with your pet.

Open: Monday-Sunday 9 am-7 pm

Address: No 546 Yuyuan Road, Jing'an district



LOAM is a standout coffee shop featuring a captivating domed, sunlit glass room. The pet-friendly environment and central courtyard with its majestic tree make it a popular spot for photography.

Open: Monday-Sunday 10 am-8 pm

Address: No 2596 Longteng Avenue, Xuhui district


Starbucks - Xuhui district

The Starbucks store, situated near the Long Museum, is housed in a pristine white glass structure, offering a prime location with views of the river, the skateboard park, and the climbing wall.

As a pet-friendly establishment, it not only offers a welcoming environment but also serves pet-friendly "paw-ccinos" for your furry companions.

Open: Monday-Sunday 7 am-10 pm

Address: Unit 101, 1F, No 3222 Longteng Avenue, Xuhui district


Sources: WeChat accounts of Eat-Too-Much Team and Official WeChat account of ShanghaiWOW! via "shanghaiwow520"