Nothing is better than drinking a cold one with your best four-legged pal on a warm summer evening or weekend. Charlotte is known for its breweries and local bars and you are known for having a great dog. Here is a list of 6 Charlotte bars and breweries where your pup is allowed and embraced.

 

  • Sycamore Brewing-Beer Garden
    • Located in the Brookhill area, Sycamore Brewing is a great location for beers and dogs. A seven-minute walk from the East/West Lightrail station. On Friday nights during the summer they have Food Truck Friday. Sycamore has beers and ciders on tap and a HUGE outdoor patio and area. This place is awesome for your pup to tag along as long as they are on a leash. Upcoming Events: Lobster & Beer Fest, July 15-16

  • Olde Mecklenburg Brewery
    • Located in the York Road area, OMB is only a twelve-minute walk from the Scaleybark Lightrail station. Enjoy food, beer, and possibly even tour the brewery. They have a great outdoor area where your pup can hang out on a leash. Upcoming Events: Father’s Day Fest, June 15-16

 

 

  • Dog Bar
    • Located in NoDa, Dog Bar is easily a three-minute walk from the 36th Street Lightrail station. This bar is an off-leash environment for dogs, that is climate controlled indoors and shaded outdoor patio. Check out their website for more information about memberships and rules about bringing your furry friend.

 

 

  • Bulldog Beer and Wine
    • There are two locations in Charlotte, one in Dilworth and another in Southend. Bulldog Beer and Wine has their own featured four Bulldogs that are seen frequently throughout both locations. As customers, you can bring your own dog along to enjoy a brewski or a nice glass of wine.

 

 

  • VBGB Beer Hall and Garden
    • Located in the Music Factory part of Charlotte, VBGB is a great location for you and your pup to hang out on a summer day. There is a large patio that has access to volleyball courts and very dog-friendly, as long as your pup is on a leash. Sundays they have, Family Funday which includes $4 Mimosas and $5 Bloody Marys.

 

 

  • Triple C. Brewing Co.
    • Located in the Southside Park area, Triple C. is a quick four-minute walk from the New Bern Lightrail station. Their new and nice outdoor patio is a chill spot for you and your leashed dog to hang out while enjoying your summer day. They have food trucks throughout the week so check out their website for more details.