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Madison's Restaurant and Wine Garden

445 Main St, Old Edwards Inn and Spa, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
+1 828-787-2525
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“souffle” (16 reviews)
“fish and chips” (19 reviews)
“salad” (69 reviews)
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American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
445 Main St, Old Edwards Inn and Spa, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great atmosphere plus excellent food and service. Everything was so personalized. The wine steward gave great advice. The hanger steak was not as tender as our waitress described but everything tasted so good. The soufflé for dessert is a specialty and it lived up to...More

Thank shktenn
Reviewed 4 days ago

Absolutely outstanding in all respects. Great food, service, atmosphere and wine list. This is one of the two redeeming features and is worth a trip in itself.

Thank Dick C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Madison's located in the picturesque town of Highlands, NC is always a sure bet for a great dining experience including excellent service and cuisine. While there check out the Hummingbird Lounge which is a must. You may see a celebrity sitting next to you sipping...More

Thank George M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Experienced a wonderful dinner with family recently at Madison's located in the Old Edwards Inn and Spa on Main Street in Highlands. Chandler was our main server and she did an excellent job! Everyone raved over their steaks and my roasted duck was superb! We...More

Thank SusanD2370
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch. My wife had the chicken salad sandwich with chips. She deemed it delicious, one of the best she's had. I had the cornmeal encrusted catfish with chips. Catfish was tender and tasty. It came with two hushpuppies as well. They were ok but...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WE had a lovely dinner here which was JUST the right portions size and really fantastic. our server was thoughtful and helpful and the food was scrumptious!

Thank 696Julia843
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My mother and I had a wonderful dinner here last night celebrating her 90th birthday. Our waiter, Robert, was very attentive without being obtrusive. The goat cheese tart appetizer, trout dinner, and filet minion were delicious. The trout and filet were cooked perfectly! To top...More

Thank molliebird
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was meeting a friend who recommended this place. Delightful staff, all with English accents, good food, we had the squash soup with bacon, flatbread pizza special of the day (bananas was one of the toppings), grouper sandwich, and pulled pork sandwich. Portions were plentiful. Served...More

Thank azrielk82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Madison’s is reliable. Always good food, well prepared and served with care. The chicken salad is delicious and always a great soup of the day. The booths along with far wall are warm and quiet

Thank Dana C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice for breakfast during our stay at Ole Edwards Inn. They have a fair priced breakfast menu with a good selection. I had a fruit plate with yogurt that had a wide variety of fruit. The service was good and the food...More

Thank swiftmi
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Questions & Answers
Doug C
22 March 2017|
Response from Tonypose | Reviewed this property |
I don't know when it will be open. We are told most things here will open April 1.
Steve B
13 April 2015|
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Response from Amanda S | Property representative |
Resort casual is perfect. Old Edwards is a leisure resort, and you need to be comfortable. Women even wear nice jeans sometimes, or a simple, unfussy dress. Or if you're feeling dressy, that is fine too, but I wouldn't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$38
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Main St, Old Edwards Inn and Spa, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
    (4th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-787-2525
  • E-mail
Innovative farm-fresh cuisine for lunch and dinner in an environment of relaxed elegance. Most menu items sourced locally and grown organically at The Farm at Old Edwards. Dine indoors year-round or outdoors in the warm months at the Wine Garden beside the beautiful waterfall. (Breakfast service is for hotel guests only.
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