The Best Dog-Friendly Breweries of SLO County

dog with owner at breweryThe Central Coast has several locations to kick back and enjoy a nice cold beer with your furry friend by your side. We’ve compiled a list of the five best dog-friendly breweries in SLO county for you to check out. Cheers!


Apogee Brewing Company (Grover Beach)

Apogee Brewing Co. in Grover Beach specializes in Belgians, IPA’s, and various beer staples and seasonal brews. This new brewery is space themed, hence the name “Apogee,” which represents the highest orbital point achievable.

Instagram: @apogeebrewingco


SLO Brew (San Luis Obispo)

SLO Brew Rock, in San Luis Obispo, is a beautiful brewery to relax with your furry friend. SLO Brew has various beers on tap, and has a delicious menu! In addition to the good food and great beer, this brewery also hosts an array of live events.

Instagram: @dogsofslobrew


Bang the Drum Brewery (San Luis Obispo)

Bang the drum brewery is in an amazing location surrounded by eucalyptus and redwood trees. This small craft brewery also doubles as a delicious bakery! Bang the Drum Brewery also hosts events from live music, to open mic nights, to trivia nights.

Instagram: @bangthedrumbrewery


ManRock Brewing Company (Grover Beach)

ManRock Brewery in Grover Beach has an amazing lineup of beers, and the best wood-fired pizza! Manrock has plenty of outdoor seating, perfect for you and your pup.

Instagram: @manrockbrewing


Pismo Brewing Company (Pismo Beach)

Pismo Brewing Company is Pismo Beach’s first microbrewery, always having six custom beers on tap, and amazing root-beer floats! Stop by with your pup for lunch or dinner, and enjoy their outside patio dining by the pier.

Instagram: @pismobrewingcompany