Pet-friendly locations in St. Louis Park.

Discover the Best Dog-Friendly Spots near our St. Louis Park Apartments

If you’re at our St. Louis Park apartments and either have or are contemplating having a pet, you’re in luck. Our community is pet-friendly, and you can enjoy our pet-friendly courtyards equipped with BBQ grills and patio furniture. As the temperatures rise, there’s no better place to be. Beyond these amenities, we are adjacent to exceptional pet-friendly off-site locations. Here are some top recommendations for places to take your pup around Excelsior and Grand.


Lake of the Isles Off-Leash Dog Park

There’s something satisfying about seeing your canine frolic off-leash, tail fervently wagging, and tongue playfully hanging from its mouth. If your pet could pass comments, it might declare Lake of the Isles Off-Leash Dog Park its favorite spot. This fully enclosed park spans 1.87 acres and includes a specific area for smaller pets. Take your dog along on its leash for a walk or a run on the park’s 2.63 miles of trails. To learn more about all the facilities on offer, visit the Lake of the Isles Dog Park website.


The Block Food and Drink

A short 7-minute journey from our St. Louis Park apartments leads you to The Block Food and Drink. This vegan and pet-friendly establishment hosts an adorable “dog-friendly patio,” complete with a three-course menu for dogs, which remains heated during the winter months. The restaurant offers daily specials, along with a loyalty scheme. Check out The Block Food and Drink website for menu items, bookings, and more information.


Unleashed Hounds and Hops

Approximately fifteen minutes from our apartments in St. Louis Park is Unleashed Hounds & Hops, renowned as Minnesota’s pioneer indoor/outdoor dog park, combined with a bar and eatery. They’ve created a safe and friendly environment for responsible pet owners to connect. Here, your dog can let loose while you chat with pals over tasty food and drink. Find out more information, register your pet, and more on the Unleashed Hounds & Hops website.


Pub 819

Recognized for having one of the best dog-friendly patio spaces in town, Pub 819 also features an appetizing three-course canine menu that includes Turkey Muttloaf, K-9 Chicken, and NE Pup Burger. Free fresh water is always available, and for those looking to share a drink with their pup, they also serve a beef-flavored Tail Chaser Dog Brew. Desserts? Yes, they’ve got homemade PupCream and Boxer Bite Cookies. Check out the human menu, place an order online, and make reservations on the Pub 819 website.


Lake Harriet Bandshell Park

Just less than a 10-minute drive from our St. Louis Park apartments is the sprawling Lake Harriet Bandshell Park, spanning over 470 acres. Enjoy walking paths, a fishing pier, and the beach with your leashed pet. For the human companions, the park has a boat dock, a biking trail, and a band shell for summer movies and concerts. Learn more about the park on the Lake Harriet Bandshell Park website.


You and your pet will thoroughly enjoy residing at Excelsior and Grand. Swing by and explore our exquisite property today.

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