T. J. Mulligans will serve you delicious Irish pub food while you and your pooch sit at one of their 12 dog-friendly tables outside. Get started with a cheese plate, mozzarella sticks, soft pretzels or boom-boom chicken. Then dive into one of the entrées; try one of their tasty burgers, sandwiches or salads. And check out their quality lunch specials, ranging from catfish to chopped steak and mushrooms. Not only do they offer scrumptious food, but TJ Mulligan's also regularly hosts different special events, such as live music, outdoor parties and games. They are open daily from 11 a.m. to 3 a.m.
Baby Jack's BBQ is the classic Memphis BBQ joint you need in your life that not only offers quality food, but also has pup-friendly seating so your hound can join the culinary fun. The drive-thru restaurant has been voted “Reader’s Choice” by the local newspaper. They offer sandwiches, dinner plates, combos – you name it. If it has BBQ on it, they probably have it. To complete the experience, pair your pulled pork with a traditional fixin’ of potato salad, vinegar coleslaw or baked beans. Don’t forget your sweet tea and banana pudding. Drop a piece of meat for your pup, if you’re feeling generous.
Bartlett Dog Park features all the necessities of a enjoyable off-leash dog park. As the single park for your pup to roam free, Bartlett doesn’t disappoint. The fenced in park is separated into a part for puppies, one for small dogs and another part for larger dogs. The areas for pups and small dogs include both a grassy area and a woodland area. In case you want to sit down, feel free to rest on one of the many benches. There are also trash cans, poop bags, kiddie pools and bathrooms nearby. And it’s free, so you can get your beloved pup a new toy!
Shelby Farms is the stuff of doggy dreams. Seriously. One hundred acres of the 4,500-acre park is off-leash territory for dogs! The park features open fields, lakes and unpaved trails for off-leash fun in The Outback Off-Leash Dog Park! So basically, all your dog’s dreams are about to come true, whether that’s playing fetch, walking by your side, or swimming around the lake with friends. The park even hosts different annual dog-centered events. It doesn’t get much better. Just make sure your pooch responds to verbal commands and always clean up after him. The park is open daily from sunrise to sunset.