Twisted: Unserious food tastes seriously good.

A Golden Retriever cafe is touring the UK

14/04/2023

Twisted: Unserious food tastes seriously good.

Article by Joanna Sarah-Freedman

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If, like us, you believe that dogs deserve all of life’s pleasures, then you’re going to like this news.

A Golden Retriever pop-up cafe is currently touring the UK, which means it could well be hitting a city near many of you very soon.

From events brand, Pop + Bark, the Golden Retriever cafe is basically everything you want from a normal one, but for doggos.

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There will be all your favourite human hot drinks as well as a Pupuccino Bar for your furry friend to get in on the action, as well as a Doggy Bakery, serving “beautifully iced pupcakes and treats”.

But the fun doesn’t stop there.

There’s also doggy-sized furniture, fun props and cute photo opportunities for your pup, as many as 80 other dogs and owners to socialise with and a a designated ‘Chill Zone’ Golden Retrievers who are older or a little nervous.

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What a happy pup (Credit: Pop + Bark/ Instagram)

You can also expect brunch and lunch offerings for the humans in attendance, and even a pop-up Doggy Boutique so you can stock up on doggy accessories for your pampered companion.

They really have thought of everything.

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Pop + Bark’s Golden Retriever cafe is here (Credit: Pop + Bark/ Instagram)

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The best part? You don’t even need a dog to attend. 

Yep, if you fancy a day in a room full of Golden Retrievers (and who doesn’t?) then now is your time.

You can get tickets for the event in the following cities over the next couple of months:

  • Cardiff
  • Manchester
  • Sheffield
  • Nottingham

There has already been an event in London.

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Dog lovers, assemble (Credit: Pop + Bark)

If you’re looking to get yourself a ticket, here’s everything we know about price.

Golden Retrievers go free, and their owners will be charged £8.75 plus a £1 booking fee to join. If you’re under 16, the ticket drops to £6.75 with a £1 booking fee.

Meanwhile, if you’re just a Golden Retriever lover with no dog of your own, it’ll cost you £10.75 with a £1 booking fee as an adult, or £8.75 with a £1 booking fee if you’re 16 or under.

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Your dog deserves a day out too (Credit: Pop + Bark)

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Those aged six and under (whether a dog owner or not) can come in for free as well, when accompanied by an older guest.

If you have a different dog, you should check out Pup + Bark’s website, too, as they also put on events for Dachshunds, Corgis and Cockapoos.

If you need us, we’ll be touring the country visiting puppy cafes. These sound like our personal heaven…

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