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

Dog House

 Kid’s Menu

All items


All American Burger 

Our Angus Burger served with

lettuce and tomato. 

Choose either

 Chips or grapes

Chicken Tenders

3 All white meat chicken tenders 

with ranch on the side. 


Chips or grapes

Cheese or Pepperoni Pizza

8” flat bread crust with our housemade


Hot Dog Sliders

2 All beef hot dog sliders  


Chips or grapes

Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Mozzarella and Cheddar cheese

Melted on cuban style bread.  


Chips or Grapes 


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