Restaurants

asia-house-highlands-ncAsia House

Sushi & Asian themed restaurant hotspot nestled in the Highlands plateau. Located within Helen’s Barn in the hill.

 
cyprus-highlands-nc-smCyprus International Cuisine

Local favorite serving International cuisine which rotates their menu on a daily & weekly basis.

 
el-azteca-highlands-nc-3El Azteca

Mnown for their impressive menu of Mexican favorites like Mahi-Mahi tacos, California shrimp cocktail

 
fressers-eatery-highlands-ncFressers Eatery

Fressers is known for providing Highlands with fresh, healthy, eclectic food and fine dining in a casual setting.

 
golden-china-highlands-smGolden China

Serving unique & authentic Chinese dishes which cater to different tastes with many delicious selections to suit every need.

 

highlands-smokehouse-nc-3Highlands Smokehouse

Local BBQ hotspot who makes 95% of their smoked meats in-house. They also have live music and a full bar.

 
lakeside-restaurant-highlands-nc-3Lakeside Restaurant

Lakeside is a unique fine dining experience on Harris Lake featuring fresh seafood and an extensive wine list.

 
madison-restaurant-highlands-ncMadison’s Restaurant & Wine Garden

The AAA Four-Diamond awarded Madison’s restaurant is known for some of the best dining in Western North Carolina.

 
mountain-fresh-restaurant-highlands-ncMountain Fresh Wood Fired Pizza & Grill

Breakfast hot-spot, full Grilled lunch or dinner Menu, and Wood Fired pizzas – all rolled into one location.

 
on-the-verandah-catering-highlands-nc-3On the Verandah

Features a unique array of appetizer and entree recipes from the world over. Specialties include cuisines of Asia, Europe and the Americas.

 
paolettis-highlands-ncPaoletti’s Restaurant

House-made pastas, the area’s freshest coastal seafoods, & steaks/chops can be found on their dinner menu.

 
pescados-highlands-ncPescado’s Burritos

Highly popular lunch spot serving up fantastic burritos, tacos, and quesadillas.

 
rukas-table-highlands-ncRuka’s Table

Offers farm-to-table practices and gourmet Southern fare to guests in a cozy dining space.

 
rustico-log-cabin-highlands-nc-2Rustico at The Log Cabin

Rustico serves fine Italian cuisine in a welcoming and elegant atmosphere inside a 1900’s Joe Webb log cabin.

 
pizza-place-highlands-nc-2The Pizza Place

Popular with locals and features pizzas, philly steaks, and sandwiches. Wheat, thin, gluten free pizza crusts are available.

 
ugly-dog-pub-highlands-nc-3Ugly Dog Pub

Features a diverse menu serving everything from blue cheese kettle chips, flat bread pizzas, hot dogs, & burgers.

 
wild-thyme-highlands-ncWild Thyme Gourmet

Wild Thyme Gourmet offers a touch of American cuisine with an Asian influence.

 
wolfgangs-restaurant-highlands-nc-exteriorWolfgang’s Restaurant

Helmed by Chef Wolfgang Green, former Executive Chef for the Brennan Family of Commanders Palace.