Our Cider

At our Mills River, NC location, we proudly serve a diverse range of Bold Rock's locally crafted and mouthwatering ciders, meticulously crafted from apples sourced right here in our community. Our offerings cater to a wide palate, spanning from the delightfully dry and crisp to the indulgently sweet and fruity, all while remaining entirely gluten-free. Additionally, our brewery boasts an enticing selection of craft beers, including offerings from our esteemed sister brands, Southern Tier Brewing Company, Sixpoint Brewing Company, and Victory Brewing Company.

Food Menu

At our Mills River, NC restaurant, we take pride in our exceptional cider selection. But our lunch and dinner menu is equally renowned for its perfect pairing options with your favorite beverages. Take a moment to browse through our cider-inspired food menu by clicking below, and discover an array of delectable dishes crafted to enhance your dining experience.

Bold Rock Mills River Cidery


Bold Rock Mills River Cidery
72 School House Rd.
Mills River, NC 28759
(828) 595-9940

Store Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Monday12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Day of the WeekHours


Weekly Events

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This Month At Bold Rock


Bold Rock Mills River Cidery, a premier dining destination, proudly opened its doors in October 2015. Located just a short 20-minute drive from Downtown Asheville, our cidery is nestled amidst the bountiful farmlands of North Carolina. When you visit, you'll discover the intricate process behind our cider, meticulously crafted from locally sourced apples harvested in Henderson County.

Our offerings include a delightful array of hard ciders, diverse flights, and even a selection of top-notch local craft beers. To satisfy your culinary cravings, indulge in the mouthwatering delights prepared daily by the Bold Bites Mobile Kitchen. Our expansive Cider Garden provides ample space to unwind and savor the moment. Please note that, due to the presence of our food truck on-site, outside food is not permitted.

We extend a warm welcome to all, including furry friends and little ones – we are proudly dog and kid-friendly! Come by today and experience the unique charm of Bold Rock Mills River Cidery for yourself.

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