Best Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Asheville

Top Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Asheville

Traveling with your dog can be fun for both human and K-9, especially in Asheville and the Blue Ridge Mountains! Long known for being a dog-friendly city, Asheville has accommodated man’s best friend to such a degree that we have a Dog Welcome Center! See our Pet-Friendly Guide. (Feature photo by Posana: Dog enjoying a dish from their dog menu)

Many downtown Asheville restaurants welcome dogs onto their outdoor patio- offering water bowls, dog biscuits and even a dog menu! There are also many dog friendly breweries where well behaved pooches are welcome throughout both indoor and outdoor spaces. Asheville even has a dog-friendly bakery serving up freshly baked all-natural treats, cakes, party trays, biscuits and more!

Stop by Asheville’s Dog Welcome Center (the first official in the United States!). It's located at The Dog Door on Battle Square in downtown Asheville. They have potty areas, water fountains, free goody bags and info on dog-friendly attractions in Asheville. Read more on Asheville Dog City USA

Top Dog-Friendly Restaurants in and around Asheville

Three Dog Bakery Asheville
Three Dog Bakery
This full-functioning bakery for dogs uses 100% human quality ingredients in their treats and food. The also carry a wide variety of leashes, beds, bowls, treat jars, toys and dog related gift items. 21 Battery Park Ave
Battery Park Champagne Bar and Book Exchange
Battery Park Champagne Bar and Book Exchange
Dogs are welcome in this unique book store in downtown Asheville serving wine, champagne, espresso drinks, snacks and dog treats upon request! Peruse the aisles or have a seat with your dog on an oversized chair to read. Be sure to say hello to Corky, the house bar dog. 1 Page Ave.
Creekside Taphouse Asheville
Creekside Taphouse, Asheville
Located in the Haw Creek neighborhood of East Asheville, this taphouse specializes in burgers, wings and brews. Well behaved dogs are welcome in their large outdoor space with patio, volleyball court, playground area and flowing creek. 8 Beverly Rd
White Duck Taco Asheville
White Duck Taco
This popular riverfront taco shop located in the River Art’s District of Asheville is a casual, kid & dog-friendly restaurant with a large outdoor space with picnic tables. 388 Riverside Dr
Mellow Mushroom Asheville
Mellow Mushroom
Enjoy a slice at this pizzeria in the heart of downtown Asheville with your K-9 friend. The large, friendly patio welcomes dogs and humans, alike. They serve  pizza, calzones, hoagies, salads and have a great local beer selection. 50 Broadway St.
Posana Asheville
Posana
In the heart of downtown Asheville, this farm-to-table restaurant welcomes pooches with a dog menu including house-made dog biscuits, entrees and even serves a bacon-soy ice cream dessert! 1 Biltmore Ave.
Laughing See Cafe Asheville
Laughing Seed Cafe
Asheville's orginal downtown vegetarian restaurant welcomes dogs in the warmer months on their pet-friendly outdoor dining area. They’ve been serving up delicious vegetarian cuisine for 20+ years! 40 Wall Street

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