The Ugly Dog....

Located “on the hill” in Highlands, North Carolina, one can find that Pub feel right here at The Ugly Dog. There is a noticeable difference here that offers a place where friends gather and fun commences from afternoon until the wee hours. A friendly place for taking the edge off of the long day...Music, Food, Beverage and an atmosphere that will keep you company.

For a tour of Highlands


294 South Fourth Street

Highlands, North Carolina

Monday 4 - until

Tuesday - Sunday

11:30 - Until


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The Place where LIVE music Has become uniquely ugly Dog

Music Update: 
The Ugly Dog Pub
Wednesday nights bluegrass with Nitrograss

The town of Highlands will be buzzing with people this weekend, and we'll be hosting #LiveMusic here at the Pub Saturday night (2/25) featuring area favorites Colby Deitz Band! Blending Americana and Folk Rock with their exceptional showmanship, it's always a party when they hit at the Pub! We hope you'll join us Saturday night!