Lakeside is a beautiful Florida town in Clay County. Like most places in Florida -- and as its name suggests -- this quaint locale is close to the water. You'll find Doctors Lake, which feeds into the beautiful St. Johns River, on the town's eastern border. Lakeside is a neighbor of Orange Park, FL and is home to the original Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center – the first laboratory to study primates in the United States.
Since Lakeside is a small community, there are currently no pet-friendly restaurants here. However, just shy of an hour away, Jacksonville, Florida has a large variety of pet-friendly restaurants to choose from. Orsay and Uptown Market are two of the most recommended restaurants in Jacksonville. Orsay serves a selection of French cuisines and adult beverages; Uptown Market serves a variety of breakfast dishes. Both restaurants are highly rated for customer service and friendliness toward pets. Jacksonville is pawsitively packed with dog-friendly restaurants, so you and your pooch are sure to find whatever you're craving!
Lakeside is also conveniently located close to large nature preserves and parks where you and your hound can work off all those calories from your food tour in Jacksonville. You and your best furry friend will find plenty of dog-friendly things to do in Lakeside's surrounding areas!