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Dog friendly bar, taproom featuring craft beer, wine, cider, kombucha, growlers in Durham, NC

Triangle Dogs Go for Gold and a Year’s Supply of Dog Treats at the Barley Labs Dog Olympics

Do you and your dog have what it takes to win gold? We're excited to you and your dogs to compete in the inaugural Barley Labs Dog Olympics during our party to celebrate the 6thanniversary of their dog treats on Saturday, September 22, 2018.
Dog friendly bar, taproom featuring craft beer, wine, cider, kombucha, growlers in Durham, NC

Grand Opening Details

Check out the events scheduled for our grand opening weekend, including the items available for our Mutt Madness silent auction!
Dog friendly bar, taproom featuring craft beer, wine, cider, kombucha, growlers in Durham, NC

We Are Open

Finally, we have opened the doors to our shop! Please bear with us as we work through some kinks -- our POS system is...well...a POS so we'll be f...
Dog friendly bar, taproom featuring craft beer, wine, cider, kombucha, growlers in Durham, NC

What to Expect #6: Local Love

Meet some of the local vendors who create the incredible products we'll carry in our new shop.
Dog friendly bar, taproom featuring craft beer, wine, cider, kombucha, growlers in Durham, NC

What to Expect #5: Perceived Bitterness

Find out the latest estimates on our opening date and learn about how we'll approach beer in our new shop.
Dog friendly bar, taproom featuring craft beer, wine, cider, kombucha, growlers in Durham, NC

What to Expect #4: Did He Just Call Me That?

We're hiring! I can't tell you just how excited we are to post the two bartender positions we have available.

If you're interested in joining us, we wanted to share with you what you can expect as a pack member of Barley Labs and how one personal story in particular shapes our philosophy with regard to how we treat employees.

Dog friendly bar, taproom featuring craft beer, wine, cider, kombucha, growlers in Durham, NC

What to Expect #3: Barley and Hops - Not Just Beer Ingredients

Gain insights into how our two rescue mutts provide inspiration for the new shop, including how they will help shape your pup's experience in the space.
Dog friendly bar, taproom featuring craft beer, wine, cider, kombucha, growlers in Durham, NC

What to Expect #2: Our Roots

Get insights into how our roots will lay the foundation of Barley Labs and your experiences there.
Dog friendly bar, taproom featuring craft beer, wine, cider, kombucha, growlers in Durham, NC

Barley Labs Bar & Gifts - What To Expect (When You're Expecting) Part I

When will we open? How much space will you have? Find out more in the first of a series of updates on our new bar and gift shop!
Dog friendly bar, taproom featuring craft beer, wine, cider, kombucha, growlers in Durham, NC

Coming Soon: Barley Labs, a Durham Dog Focused Bar

Barley Labs is excited to announce its newest venture: a Dog focused, human friendly bar and gift shop in Durham, N.C., opening Fall 2017.
Introducing...

Introducing...

New Treats, new mix packs (i.e. customer savings!), and more. Learn about what's new with Barley Labs.

Behind the Scenes

We've been getting such nice feedback on our latest video, including a few questions. Here are some fun facts... 1) I -- Barley Adrianna Beaudry-C...