CASK BEER FINDER: NORTH CAROLINA

A summary of all known bars and brewpubs in the state of NC that serve cask-conditioned beer (a.k.a. 'real ale')



(permanent / regular outlets only)

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Key:
Permanent outlet for cask beer. Counted in the tally above.
Regular outlet for cask beer (on most but not all the time). Counted in the tally above.
Occasional outlet for cask beer. Not counted in the tally above, and location not shown on the map.
No cask - recently ceased stocking it for whatever reason.
No cask - but has deceiving lookalike fake handpumps nefariously serving regular keg beer. Don't get fooled! Such places are listed here only to help prevent confusion as to what's 'real' and what's not.

M: Monday
T: Tuesday
W: Wednesday
Th: Thursday
F: Friday
S: Saturday
Su: Sunday

Times are shown in 24 hour clock, 0001 (12.01am) through to 2400 (midnight).

Be aware that some places may temporarily suspend offering cask-conditioned beer in hot weather.
Information shown is subject to change, and accuracy and availability is not guaranteed.

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Asheville

French Broad Brewing Company
101 Fairview Road #D
Asheville, North Carolina, 28803
Phone: 1 828 277 0222

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010

Green Man Ales & Brewery (Dirty Jack's)
23 Buxton Avenue
Asheville, North Carolina, 28801
Phone: 1 828 252 5502

1600-2100 Daily

[MAP]

Brewery Taproom

Correct as at May 2010

Jack of the Wood Public House
95 Patton Avenue
Asheville, North Carolina, 28801-3316
Phone: 1 828 252 5445


F

1100-2300 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Laughing Seed
40 Wall Street
Asheville

Beer engines reported disused.

Correct as at May 2010

Thirsty Monk
92 Patton Avenue
Asheville, North Carolina, 28801
Phone: 1 828 254 5470

1600-2400 M-Th
1600-0200 F/S
1600-2300 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Carrboro

The Speakeasy (part of Tyler's Taproom and Restaurant)
102 East Main Street
Carrboro, North Carolina, 27510-2388
Phone: 1 919 967 1131

1700-0200 Daily
(Speakeasy hours)

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Cary

Harrison's Bar and Grill
301c North Harrison Avenue
Cary, North Carolina, 27513
Phone: 1 919 481 2442

1100-0200 M-F
1200-0200 S/Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Chapel Hill

Beer Study
106A North Graham Street
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 27516
Phone: 1 919 240 5423


F

1400-2200 Su/M
1200-2200 T/W
1200-2400 Th-S

[MAP]

Bar and Beer Store

Updated November 2013

Mellow Mushroom
1502 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill

Closed.

Correct as at May 2010

Top of the Hill
100 East Franklin Street (3rd Floor)
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 27514
Phone: 1 919 929 8676

1100-0200 M-S
1130-0200 Su

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Charlotte

Duckworth's Grill & Taphouse (Conlan Circle)
14015 Conlan Circle
Charlotte, North Carolina, 28277-3476
Phone: 1 704 752 7284

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013

Duckworth's Grill & Taphouse (Park Road)
4435 Park Road #300
Charlotte, North Carolina, 28209
Phone: 1 704 527 5783

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013

Flying Saucer
9605 North Tryon Street, Suite A
Charlotte, North Carolina, 28262
Phone: 1 704 717 8179

1100-0200 M-S
1200-2400 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery
401 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, North Carolina, 28202-2108
Phone: 1 704 334 2739

1100-0200 M-S
1100-2300 Su

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010

Taco Mac Sports Grill (South Park)
4625 Piedmont Row Drive #E115
Charlotte, North Carolina, 28210
Phone: 1 704 972 0503

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013

Taco Mac Sports Grill (University City)
517 University Center Boulevard
Charlotte, North Carolina, 28262
Phone: 1 704 717 7083

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013


Durham

Alivia's Durham Bistro
900 West Main Street
Durham, North Carolina, 27701-2025
Phone: 1 919 682 8978

1100-1500, 1730-0200 M-F
1000-1500, 1730-0200 S/Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Greensboro

Mellow Mushroom
609 South Elm Street
Greensboro, North Carolina, 27406-1327
Phone: 1 336 235 2840

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Hickory

Olde Hickory Brewpub
(Amos Howard's Restaurant and Brew)
2828 US Highway 70 SW
Hickory, North Carolina, 28602-4645
Phone: 1 828 323 8753


F 1700

1100-2300 M-Th
1100-2400 F/S
1200-2200 Su

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Huntersville

Taco Mac Sports Grill (Huntersville)
8700 Sam Furr Road
Huntersville, North Carolina, 28078
Phone: 1 704 897 1315

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013


Raleigh

Busy Bee Cafe
225 South Wilmington Street
Raleigh, North Carolina, 27601-1433
Phone: 1 919 424 7817

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013

Horniblow's Tavern (Big Boss Taproom)
1249 Wicker Drive
Raleigh, North Carolina, 27604
Phone: 1 919 834 0045

1700-2400 M/T
1700-0200 W/Th
1600-0200 F
1500-0200 S

[MAP]

Brewery Taproom

Correct as at May 2010

Natty Greene's Pub & Brewing Company
505 West Jones Street
Raleigh, North Carolina, 27603
Phone: 1 919 232 2477


W 1700
1st F 1700

1100-2400 Su-W
1100-0200 Th-S

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010

Raleigh Times Bar
14 East Hargett Street
Raleigh, North Carolina, 27601
Phone: 1 919 833 0999

1130-0200 M-S
1200-0200 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Sawmill Tap Room
7701 Lead Mine Road
Raleigh, North Carolina, 27615-4829
Phone: 1 919 845 7889

1100-2400 Su-T
1100-0200 W-S

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Wilmington

Cape Fear Wine & Beer
139 North Front Street
Wilmington, North Carolina, 28401
Phone: 1 910 763 3377

1600-0200 M-W
1300-0200 Th-Su

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013


Winston-Salem

Foothills Brewing Company
638 West 4th Street
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 27101-2730
Phone: 1 336 777 3348

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


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Wandering Star Craft Brewery

WANDERING STAR CRAFT BREWERY
11 Gifford Street, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 01201

Supplying fresh, quality cask beers (and also keg) to MA, NY, and RI.

Is there a cask venue missing? Anything incorrect?

Please report changes and previously unknown cask outlets so this database can be as accurate as possible!

For NEW VENUES, please supply ALL of the following details:
-Full name of establishment
-Full address including zip code
-Phone number
-Please describe cask availability as either...
"Permanent" (all times within reason)
"Regular" (offered at least weekly - please state what days/times casks are tapped)
or
"Occasional" (twice a month or less)
-Opening hours
-Whether a bar, brewpub, taproom, etc.
-If there is a beer engine (handpump), are you 100% positive that it is a real one rather than a fake lookalike?
-What beer(s) are usually being dispensed?


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Disclaimer: I cannot be held responsible for any errors or changes to the above information. Real ale is not guaranteed to always be available in any of these outlets (especially in the summer).