The Barking Dog has long been one of Geelong’s favourite dining & drinking spaces. Located on trendy Pakington Street, Geelong West, the Barking Dog is a central meeting place for friends and family of all ages.

As well as traditional entrΓ©e, main and dessert we offer small plates and shared tapas with food available from 11am-9pm everyday, you can enjoy a bite to eat with local & imported alcoholic beverages including an extensive local wine list. Innovative dishes feature quality produce, with the menu changing seasonally.

Taste and aroma combining to deliver you a little indulgence…

By day, The Barking Dog specializes in first class coffee and other hot and cold beverages, and a vast selection of sweet treats.

Add live entertainment, a great deck, a bar and you have The Barking Dog today…

Check out the current menus at Mr Umami's and Bobby Black.


The Barking Dog offers a unique venue to host your next function. We have a variety of packages to choose from and have taken the stress out of organising your next event. Whether it be a corporate gig, birthday, engagement or hens night simply contact us and we will organise the rest.


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Please call (03) 5229 2889 to make your booking.


126 Pakington St Geelong West VIC (03) 5229 2889