08/04/2010 09:40 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

12 NYC Bars That Allow Dogs

You know those nights where you're torn between drinking with your besties, and chilling with your dog?

Well, thanks to these 12 local bars, the two are no longer mutually exclusive.

Dog-toting is common practice at these establishments -- in fact, at many of these places, it's more awkward to be there sans canine!

Check out some options for your next outing with Spot below:

Dog Friendly Bars In New York City