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Blowing Rock Ale House & Inn

152 Sunset Dr, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-7205
+1 828-414-9600
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bison burger” (84 reviews)
“white cheddar” (8 reviews)
“flatbread” (30 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
152 Sunset Dr, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-7205
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed in the Inn portion of the brewery and it was pretty cool. The best part about the stay was that you can order beers from the bar downstairs and then bring them into your room and drink them. We stayed in the...More

Thank Caren B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing time! My husband surprised me with a trip. Looking for a "Bed and Brewery?" If so this is where you'll find just that. We arrived a little after 3. We were informed that our room would be switching because it was so...More

Thank mpriest_11
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was quick and cold. Had a large party and could not find one dishes to say was good or even worth the trip. Had hopes for this place but was sadly disappointed.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

You can only tasted beer, have a flight, while standing at the bar. The tables are reserved for people eating meals. Then you have the competing element of highly perfumed staff to deal with. It is not the best set-up for someone wanting to enjoy...More

1  Thank mersmom2016
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Four of us came for lunch. The fried oysters were delicious. The grilled romaine salad is fabulous. We had bison burgers, fish and chips, and brisket tacos. Yum yum yum. The on tap Oktoberfest and The grapefruit beer was very good. We would definitely eat...More

Thank BudNLily
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here yesterday and really enjoyed it. I had the bison burger and the others at my table ordered the daily special chicken sandwich and the poutine appetizer. All was yum! We had 3 different beers and loved them!!! Then it was time...More

Thank Lightninglea
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Enjoyed the area and the beer. Was surprised by the quality of the food! We should have known - since we had to wait and hour for a table :)

Thank senoraeatsalot
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Up for the weekend for an ASU game and love heading into Blowing Rock. We have eaten at the Ale house several times and sadly each time has gotten a little worse. We live to bring our dog with us and sit outside. The first...More

Thank DNR08
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Not a lot of atmosphere, but definitely go for the pimento cheese, fried green tomatoes BLT on sourdough bread. Fabulous!

Thank diana c
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Brisket tacos and fried chicken sandwich with jalapeño slaw--both wonderful. Asked for the fries to be crispy and they were great. Friendly, efficient service. Fun atmosphere. Schwarze beer very good.

Thank Edward Z
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Sunset Dr, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-7205
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Blowing Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 828-414-9600
  • E-mail
Blowing Rock Brewing Company is committed to providing you with handcrafted, mountain artisan beer. All of our beers are brewed on site using fresh, local ingredients. "Go To The Mountains" can be found on our cans for a reason, and its not just because we want you to visit. Everything about our brews captures the finest qualities of the High Country, all the way from our ingredients to our team that sells, samples and serves them. Our Legacy Series offers you our flagship brews. These have been with us since the very beginning. Our Ale House Series consists of our ever-changing, artisan brews which we craft by experimenting with local ingredients and mountain resources. We invite you to join us in our Ale House restaurant to enjoy our upscale, locally sourced mountain cuisine and artisanal craft beer brewed on-site. Brewery tours are available Saturdays 1-5.
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