We are fortunate to have some of the most wonderful restaurants here in Blowing Rock! What is even better is there are plenty of them that are very pet friendly and would love for you and your dog to swing by. If you’re out and about with your four-legged friend, here are some amazing places to eat that welcome you and your dog!


1. Blowing Rock Ale House

Located on Sunset Drive, Blowing Rock Ale House is a dining experience you can’t miss! An easy stop for you and your pup with outdoor seating and will even provide water for your furry friend!

Sunday: 11:30AM – 8PM
Monday: 11:30AM – 8PM
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 11:30AM – 8PM
Thursday: 11:30AM – 9PM
Friday & Saturday: 11:30AM–10PM

152 Sunset Drive, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
(828) 414-9254


2. Mellow Mushroom

This dog-friendly national pizza chain is a great place to take your dog. Our Mellow Mushroom has a great outdoor patio with a very pet friendly staff that will take care of you and your pooch.

Open daily from 11AM – 9PM

946 Main Street, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
(828) 295-3399


3. Six Pence Pub

Six Pence Pub not only has amazing food, but also has a beautiful, fenced patio that welcomes dogs. They have a pet friendly staff to make sure your dog is taking care of! Its close location on Main Street, is great for people watching and a short walk to Broyhill Park afterwards.

Sunday & Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 11AM – 9PM
Friday & Saturday: 11AM – 12AM

1121 Main Street, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
(828) 295-3155


4. Speckled Trout Restaurant & Bottle Shop

The Speckled Trout Restaurant and Bottle Shop in downtown Blowing Rock has delicious dishes that celebrate the roots of Appalachian food. Their outdoor patio is dog friendly and they love having pups visiting their restaurant. It’s also a short walk to Broyhill Park!

Sunday & Monday: 11AM – 3PM / 5PM – 9PM
Tuesday & Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 11AM – 3PM / 5PM – 9PM
Friday & Saturday: 11AM – 3PM / 5PM – 10PM

922 Main Street, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
(828) 295-3155


5. Town Tavern

Located right on Main Street! This sports bar and restaurant has the largest outdoor dining area in the High Country.  Their patio is dog friendly and a great place for your pup to people watch. They also host live music on their patio every Friday night (weather permitting).  Town Tavern is kind enough to offer water bowls and treats for your furry friend!

Sunday – Thursday: 11AM – 12AM
Friday & Saturday: 11AM – 2AM

1182 Main Street, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
(828) 295-7500



To see other pet friendly restaurants around the surrounding area, check out bringfido.com

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