During the season it is recommended that reservations be made in advance. If for some reason you cannot keep your reservation, please take the time to cancel.

Cypress International

332 Main Street
Exit the Inn to the right,
located on the next block on the right.
Dog friendly
sundeck with a doggie menu.
Reservations – Lunch 11-3
Sun-Thurs 5-10
Fri-Sat 5-10
Brunch-Sat/Sun. 828.526.4429

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Lakeside Restaurant

531 Smallwood Ave. Overlooking Harris Lake.
Beautiful ambiance.
Exit Inn to the left on Main Street, right on 5th, left on Smallwood. Dinner only Tues-Sat 5:30
Reservations – 828-526-9419

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Log Cabin

Turn right on Main Street left on Dillard Rd.
Look for Highland Lodge sign,
Restaurant is located behind the Lodge.
Best steaks in town!
Casual Dining in a 1924 Log Cabin Great ambiance.
Reservations 828.526.5777

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Madison?s Wine Garden Restaurant

Fine Dining at the Old Edwards Inn.
Directly across from the Inn.
Breakfast not open to public |Lunch 11:30-2 Dinner 6-9
Reservations necessary. Two Lounges Open to
Public Hummingbird and The Arts
M-Thurs 2-10 Fri-2-11 Sat-12-11 Sun 12-10

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Meritage Bistro

460 Carolina Way. Mediterranean Cuisine.
Left on Main to 5th Street
left again 3rd Street to Carolines Way.
Lunch-12|Dinner-5:30| Closed on Tuesday
Reservations – 828.526.1019

On the Verandah

1536 Franklin Road
Highlands most scenic dining setting
overlooking Lake Sequoyah
Take Main Street left stay on road a few minutes
on left will be restaurant.
Mon-Sun Dinner – Sun Brunch
Reservations – 828.482.0083


Ristorante Paoletti

Next door -Italian Fare – A local favorite!


Wolfgangs Restaurant & Wine Bistro

474 Main Street
Out front door, turn left,
Restaurant is 80 yds down the road on the left.
Excellent International cuisine. Excellent wine list!
Bar area and bar menu
Patio dining. Wed-Sat 4-9
Reservations – 828-526-3907


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