Dog Friendly Bars & Pubs in Asheville, NC

There are 26 pet friendly bars & pubs in Asheville that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help deciding where to eat? Here's a detailed description of each restaurant, along with pictures and reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Asheville. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly Wicked Weed Brewing
Wicked Weed Brewing A brewery and restaurant that serves burgers, sandwiches, and dinner entrees like pork shank and Carolina Bison meatloaf. Outdoor patio welcomes dogs. See Details
Pet Friendly Catawba Brewing
Catawba Brewing Fun local spot with a good atmosphere and great craft beer. Dogs are welcome inside the tasting room. See Details
Westville Pub Westville Pub has lots of space for you to lounge with your leashed dog over a nice cold beer. See Details
Green Man Brewery Green Man has evolved into well-respected Asheville brewery, known for consistently good traditional ales and impressive seasonal beers. Bring your dog to sample specialty brews like The Rainmaker Double IPA or The Dweller Imperial Stout. Well-behaved dogs are always welcome. See Details
Wedge Brewing Company The Wedge Brewing Company is located in the heart of the River Arts District inside a 19th-century warehouse. This neighborhood brewery has an inventory of over 20 craft beers, ranging from Iron Rail IPA to Vadim Bora Russian Imperial Stout. Local food trucks are always on site, and both live music and outdoor movie screenings are featured throughout the week, weather permitting. There is a large section of dog-friendly outdoor seating at the front of the brewery. See Details
Highland Brewing Company After an afternoon of hiking or sightseeing with your four-legged friend, head over to Asheville's oldest brewery to sample some local craft beer. Highland Brewing Company has a dog-friendly beer garden and meadow, with an outdoor bar, and large stage where rock or bluegrass bands play most weekend nights during warmer months. While you enjoy a pint of Gaelic Ale or Oatmeal Porter on the outdoor beer garden, your pup can “belly up” to the water bowls provided. Pair your brew with munchies, ranging from pizza to quesadillas, on offer from one of the food trucks onsite on weekends. The dog-friendly tasting room and beer garden is open seven days a week; and opens at 4pm on weekdays, 2pm on Saturday and 1pm on Sunday. See Details
Hi-Wire Brewing Big Top Taproom Hi-Wire Brewing Big Top Taproom is dog friendly! Located a half a mile from the Biltmore Estate, Hi-Wire Brewing opened the 27,000 square foot Big Top Taproom & Production Facility in the summer of 2015. This large, industrial-feeling space has a bier garden with cornhole games, and frequently has food trucks. The Big Top Taproom is open Monday–Thursday from 4 pm – 10 pm, Friday 3 pm – 12 pm, Saturday noon - midnight, and Sunday from 1 pm – 10 pm. Hi-Wire has a second location located at 197 Hilliard Avenue in Asheville's South Slope. See Details
Urban Orchard Cider Co. and Bar Located in West Asheville, the Urban Orchard Cider Co. is one of the few family-owned cider bars in the country. The tap room serves house-made gluten-free hard apple cider year round as well as local beer and wine, plus a variety of snacks, including meat and cheese plates and baked goods from some of the city's most respected restaurants. The knowledgeable and friendly staff will greet both you and Fido with a smile in the dog-friendly outdoor seating area. See Details
Burial Beer Co. Burial Beer Co. is dog friendly! Bring Fido to join you while you sample craft beers brewed on site. Favorites include Skillet Donut Stout, Scythe Rye IPA, Shadowclock Pils, Haysaw Saison, and Bolo Coconut Brown Ale. If you get hungry, order food from Salt & Smoke's window located on Burial Beer Co.’s patio. The taproom is open Monday - Thursdays from 4 pm – 10 pm, Fridays 2 pm - 10 pm, Saturdays from noon – 10 pm and Sundays from noon – 10 pm. See Details
Twin Leaf Brewery Twin Leaf Brewery offers signature and rotational craft brews. Dogs are always welcome inside the tasting room. See Details
Hickory Tavern Grill and Raw Bar menu offers wings, tenders, oysters on the half shell, signature salads, burgers, chicken sandwiches, po' boys, and lobster rolls. Outdoor tables welcome dogs. See Details
Ben's Tune Up Bring Fido to the beer garden at Ben's Tune Up in Asheville's South Slope. This beer and sake brewery serves Asian fusion cuisine and offers discounted daily specials. Live music and trivia round out the offerings at this dog-friendly restaurant and bar. Ben's Tune Up is open Tuesday through Sunday from 4 pm until 2 am. See Details
Bhramari Brewhouse Dogs are welcome at several outdoor tables at this brewery and restaurant. Bhramari Brewing Company is a brewery, restaurant, and taproom showcasing a roster of flagship brews as well as a rotating selection of small batch beers. Order a pint and choose from menu favorites like spent-grain pretzels with jalapeno cheese sauce, tofu chilaquiles, and the Bhramari cheeseburger topped with hop smoked black truffle American cheese. Bhramari Brewing Company is open Monday - Thursday 11am - midnight, Friday - Saturday 11am - 1am, Sunday noon - midnight. See Details
Funkatorium The Funkatorium, located in Asheville, NC, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up Wicked Weed sour beers and a myriad of delicious fare served from their own food truck! Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Deep-Fried Blunt Pretzel Bites with smoked pimento cheese and creole mustard. Next, chow down on the Pork Roll Sandwich - a ciabatta bun piled high with smoked fried bologna, Wicked Weed IPA beer cheese spread, ImLadris Farms smoked ketchup, and fried onion straws. Or go for the Veggie Shawarma with bulgar wheat-fried cauliflower, smoked pomegranate and tomato jam, cashew yogurt-tahini sauce, toasted pepitas, and a side salad. The Wicked Weed Funkatorium is open Monday through Thursday from 2pm to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 12am, and Sunday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Barley's Taproom & Pizzeria Dogs are welcome to sit at the outdoor bar area with a few barstools at this pizzeria and craft beer bar in located in downtown Asheville. Barley's Taproom & Pizzeria serves an extensive menu of local and international beers alongside appetizers, NY-style pizza, pasta, salads, and sandwiches. The menu includes black bean hummus and pita bread, nachos, soy cheese pizza, calzones stuffed with ricotta and your choice of toppings, blackened chicken alfredo pasta, jerk chicken sandwiches, and ham and cheese pita wraps. Barley's Taproom & Pizzeria is open daily for lunch, dinner, and drinks from 11am until close. See Details
Sweeten Creek Brewing Dogs are welcome at more than ten outdoor tables at this craft brewery and sandwich shop. Sweeten Creek Brewing brews beers like Pilsner, IPA, Pale Ale, Brown Ale, Porter, and Black IPA alongside quality sandwiches and a few appetizers. Pair your beer with the likes of the likes of a Monte Cristo sandwich, Reuben on thick-cut marble rye, Italian grinder, or build-your-own grilled cheese. Sweeten Creek Brewing is open Tuesday - Saturday 11:30am - 9pm, Sunday 11:30am - 7:30pm. See Details
Wedge After a day spent exploring art galleries in the River Arts District, walk Fido over to the district's Wedge Brewing Company where "beer is art." Leashed dogs are welcome at tables in the outdoor beer garden but not inside the tasting room located in the first floor of the Wedge Studios, named after the shape of the building. Choose from Iron Rail IPA, Payne's Pale Ale, Julian Price Pilsner, Derailed Hemp Ale, Golem, Community Porter and other seasonal offerings from the eight taps. Order a pint (or a sampler flight) and sit at a picnic table among the John Payne metal sculptures in the garden. Food trucks selling pizza, Mexican and Korean street foods, gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches, or New Orleans-style soul food frequent the venue if hunger strikes. Live music and seasonal outdoor movies also add to the fun. Wedge Brewery is open Monday - Thursday from 4pm-10pm, Friday 3pm-10pm, and Saturday - Sunday 2pm-10pm. See Details
Catawba Brewing - South Slope Catawba Brewing, located in Asheville, NC, is a casual brewery and tap room that serves up cold brews in a variety that is sure to please any palate. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly tables while you enjoy your day. Most nights during the week, you will find a food truck parked nearby - perfect for grabbing something to eat while sipping a Hazy IPA, a Mexican-Style Lager, a Peanut Butter-Chocolate Stout, or even a Peach Grisette. Catawba Brewing is open Monday through Thursday from 2pm to 10pm, Friday through Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Village Wayside Bar & Grille Dogs are welcome at five outdoor tables at this bar and grill located in Biltmore Village. Village Wayside Bar & Grille does not offer table service, so be prepared to leave Fido outside when you go inside to order from the bar and pick up your food. The menu at Village Wayside includes buffalo wings, bacon cheese fries, salads, burgers, fish and chips, and sandwiches. Village Wayside Bar & Grille is open Monday - Thursday 11am - 1am, Friday - Saturday 11am - 2am, Sunday noon - 1am. See Details
Hillman Beer Hillman Beer, located in Asheville, NC, is a casual brewery and restaurant that serves up a variety of delicious fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your day. Start off with a cold beer (of course) and an order of the Soft Pretzels - hand-shaped and baked daily, served with RAD whole-grain mustard. Next, chow down on the Reuben Sandwich with sauerkraut, special sauce, Swiss cheese, and your choice of corned beef, smoked turkey, or tempeh on rye sourdough bread. Or go for the Smoked Turkey Salad Sandwich with greens, pickled beets, and pecan pesto mayo on whole wheat honey oat bread. Hillman Beer is open Sunday through Tuesday from 11am to 10pm, and Wednesday through Saturday from 11am to 11pm. See Details
Thirsty Monk Brewery & Pub Thirsty Monk Brewery & Pub specializes in serving a wide selection of brews with an emphasis on Belgian-style beers. You can enjoy a pint with Fido at this location on Town Square Boulevard where there are six dog-friendly tables outside. The food selection ranges from shareable small plates like the Monk Frites to tacos and mains like the fish and chips. Their website offers an updated list of the brews on tap at your location so you can try out a new beer or look for your favorite. The Thirsy Monk also brews a wide variety of Belgian-style beers themselves with tasty selections like the Holy Wit or the Brother Noah Belgian Chocolate Stout. See Details
The Rankin Vault Dogs are welcome at outdoor tables at this Asheville cocktail bar. There is no table service at Rankin Vault, so you'll have to leave Fido outside to order and pay. Rankin Vault is popular for their house margaritas, cucumber martinis, and the award-winning Vault Burger. The Vault Burger features Hickory Nut Gap grass-fed beef topped with Cheshire Farms bacon, white cheddar, red onion, arugula, and spicy mayonnaise and comes with a side of tater tots. Rankin Vault is open daily from noon until 2pm. See Details
TreeRock Social Cider House Located just north of Biltmore Village, the dog-friendly TreeRock Social Cider House specializes in a refreshing array of cider, mead, wine, and craft beer in a relaxed taproom atmosphere. Rotating food trucks are often onsite to provide tasty eats. Dogs are welcome inside and in the fenced outdoor seating area and lawn. TreeRock Social Cider House is open Tuesday through Saturday from 4pm to 10pm, Sunday 11am to 6pm, and is closed Monday. See Details
Wxyz Bar Wxyz Bar, located in Asheville inside the Aloft Hotel chain, is a trendy bar and eatery that serves up a variety of tasty bites. Choose from menu options including starters, wings, charcuterie, salads, burgers, sandwiches, flatbreads, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your evening. Start off with a handcrafted drink muddled by an in-house mixologist and an order of the Roasted Mushrooms with herbs, parmesan, lemon, and roasted tomatoes. Next, chow down on the Smoked Gouda Superburger topped with smoked gouda, bacon, arugula, tomato, onion, red peppers, and honey mustard on a brioche roll, served with truffle fries. Or go for the Fig Flatbread topped with fig jam, bleu cheese, bacon, rosemary, Monterey jack, and balsamic glaze. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside when you go in to order. See Details