Dog Friendly Ice Cream Shops in Asheville, NC

There are 13 pet friendly ice cream shops 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 The Hop Ice Cream Cafe
The Hop Ice Cream Cafe Dogs are welcome at several tables at this ice cream shop. The Hop Ice Cream Cafe serves homemade dairy and vegan ice cream and sorbet, fair-trade coffee and espresso drinks, and specialty ice cream treats. Order a waffle cone with a scoop of toasted coconut ice cream or a piece of hot fudge cake. The Hop Ice Cream Cafe is open daily from 1pm until 11pm. See Details
Pet Friendly The Hop West
The Hop West Dogs are welcome at several tables at this ice cream shop. The Hop Ice Cream Cafe serves homemade dairy and vegan ice cream and sorbet, fair-trade coffee and espresso drinks, and specialty ice cream treats. Order a waffle cone with a scoop of toasted coconut ice cream or a piece of hot fudge cake. The Hop Ice Cream Cafe is open daily from noon until 11pm. See Details
Frostbite Ice Cream Dogs are welcome at four outdoor tables at this ice cream shop. Frostbite sells pup cups for dogs in addition to soft-serve ice cream and funnel cakes. Frostbite is open daily from noon - 10pm. See Details
Ultimate Ice Cream Co. Dogs are welcome at two benches outside of this ice cream shop. Ultimate Ice Cream Company serves ice cream, gelato, sorbet, and almond milk ice cream made with local milk and ingredients. Representative flavors include Belgian dark chocolate, Ultimate chai tea, and salted caramel. Ultimate Ice Cream Company is open Monday - Thursday 12:30pm - 9pm, Friday - Saturday 12:30pm - 10pm. See Details
Whit's Frozen Custard Whit's Frozen Custard serves up old school frozen custard with a broad selection of rotating flavors to appeal to any palate. You can stop by this Asheville location with Fido where they have six dog-friendly tables outside. You can choose a simple scoop or mix it up with their large selection of toppings and pre-designed mixed flavors. Some of the house specials include options like the Caramel Apple or Hawaiian Luau with pineapple, coconut half of a banana, and macadamia nuts. They also offer banana splits, brownie dishes, shakes, malts, and floats. Don't forget to ask about the flavors of the week! A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Tastee Freez Tastee Freez is a blast from the past that is still serving up soft serve goodness and other classic American treats today. There is plenty of dog-friendly seating at this location in Asheville on Patton Avenue where you can find four tables outside for Fido. The menu runs the gamut of familiar fare from ice cream and shakes to burgers and hot dogs. You can enjoy a timeless float or get a super sweet Freezee with your favorite candy blended in. You can also snack on tasty plates like the chili cheese fries or onion rings. Whatever you are craving, be sure to bring Fido! A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
TCBY TCBY is a long time purveyor of frozen yogurt with a wide selection of flavors. You can create a custom confection with Fido at this location in Asheville. There are dog-friendly tables outside so Fido can come along for a frozen treat. The flavor options include tons of dairy free, no sugar added, and gluten-free selections to accommodate various dietary needs and preferences. You'll find flavors like bananas foster, white chocolate macadamia, orange sorbet, and pumpkin. They also offer hand-scooped flavors, cakes, pies, and tons of toppings to customize your treat. You can run in to create your dessert, then enjoy it outside with your pup. See Details
Marble Slab Creamery Marble Slab Creamery on Biltmore Avenue has a few dog-friendly tables. If you're looking for super-premium ice cream mixed with a bunch of fresh toppings, such as fruits, nuts, and candies, then you've come to the right place. Their main menu includes a banana pudding, chocolate raspberry, cinnamon, dark chocolate, pumpkin cheesecake, caramel apple, and peanut butter banana. The unusual toppings on the menu include granola, hot caramel, mint patties, peppermint, and Pop Rocks. 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
Whit's Frozen Custard Whit's Frozen Custard serves up old school frozen custard with a broad selection of rotating flavors to appeal to any palate. You can stop by this Asheville location with Fido where they have a few dog-friendly benches outside. You can choose a simple scoop or mix it up with their large selection of toppings and pre-designed mixed flavors. Some of the house specials include options like the Caramel Apple or Hawaiian Luau with pineapple, coconut half of a banana, and macadamia nuts. They also offer banana splits, brownie dishes, shakes, malts, and floats. Don't forget to ask about the flavors of the week! A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Asheville locals and tourists alike. Outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth wanting to indulge alongside Fido. Dairy Queen's menu is comprised of Grillburgers, artisan-style sandwiches, hot dogs, chicken strip baskets, snacks such as Pretzel Sticks with Zesty Queso, Potato Skins, and chicken snack melts, salads, and sides such as fries, onion rings, and cheese curds. Its menu also includes blizzards, hot desserts a la mode, dipped cones, sundaes, cold and blended coffees, shakes, malts, and Orange Julius drinks. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Cold Stone Creamery Cold Stone Creamery is a dog-friendly shop serving sweets to Asheville locals and tourists alike. A few outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth and Fido in tow. The Creamery's menu is made up of ice cream, yogurt, and sorbet flavors made fresh in-store. Guests can choose from a variety of fruits, candies, and nuts to have mixed into their frozen treat on a granite stone. Ice cream cakes and cupcakes, and ice cream pies and cookie sandwiches, shakes, and smoothies are also available. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
10th Muse Comfort Food 10th Muse Comfort Food offers creative speciality hot & cold coffee drinks, ice cream and donuts in Asheville, NC. Dogs are welcome to join you at outdoor tables on the patio. Table service is available, so you don't have to worry about leaving Fido outside to order from the counter. See Details
Cold Stone Creamery Cold Stone Creamery is a dog-friendly shop serving sweets to Asheville locals and tourists alike. A few outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth and Fido in tow. The Creamery's menu is made up of ice cream, yogurt, and sorbet flavors made fresh in-store. Guests can choose from a variety of fruits, candies, and nuts to have mixed into their frozen treat on a granite stone. Ice cream cakes and cupcakes, and ice cream pies and cookie sandwiches, shakes, and smoothies are also available. Please note that table service isn't available, so your dog will need to be tied up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Mills River Creamery Mills River Creamery serves up delicious homemade ice cream prepared with the freshest possible ingredients, such as fresh milk and local ingredients. Bring Fido along and snag a seat at one of their two pet-friendly outdoor picnic tables while you peruse their fresh eggs, milk, cheese, butter, jellies, and more! Mills River Creamery is open daily from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Hendersonville locals and tourists alike. Outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth wanting to indulge alongside Fido. Dairy Queen's menu is comprised of Grillburgers, artisan-style sandwiches, hot dogs, chicken strip baskets, snacks such as Pretzel Sticks with Zesty Queso, Potato Skins, and chicken snack melts, salads, and sides such as fries, onion rings, and cheese curds. Its menu also includes blizzards, hot desserts a la mode, dipped cones, sundaes, cold and blended coffees, shakes, malts, and Orange Julius drinks. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen is a dog-friendly quick-service food concept serving frozen sweet treats to Canton locals and tourists alike. four outdoor tables are available to dog owners with a sweet tooth wanting to indulge alongside Fido. Dairy Queen's menu is comprised of Grillburgers, artisan-style sandwiches, hot dogs, chicken strip baskets, snacks such as Pretzel Sticks with Zesty Queso, Potato Skins, and chicken snack melts, salads, and sides such as fries, onion rings, and cheese curds. Its menu also includes blizzards, hot desserts a la mode, dipped cones, sundaes, cold and blended coffees, shakes, malts, and Orange Julius drinks. A drive-thru window is also available if you don't want to tie your dog up outside while you go in to order. See Details