Brits aren’t exactly known for being affectionate, but there’s no denying that we love our dogs. Crufts, the doggie event of the year, begins today in Birmingham and it’s got us in the mood for celebrating our canine pals. After all, four-legged friends are far more reliable when it comes to meeting you for dinner.

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If you’re looking for a restaurant that will welcome your furry pal, go barking mad for our pick of London’s most dog-friendly restaurantsincluding Bellanger in Islington (above) and Belgravia pub The Thomas Cubbit (below).

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If you’re heading to Crufts over the next few days, have a browse of the best restaurants in Birmingham here

This article was published 9 March 2017