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Wild Thyme Gourmet

343D Main St, Highlands, NC 28741
+1 828-526-4035
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (222 reviews)
“crab cakes” (81 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
343D Main St, Highlands, NC 28741
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

This is my "go to" restaurant when in Highlands. The food is always delicious, the menu varied, the service excellent, and the atmosphere pleasant. I highly recommend it.

Reviewed 23 December 2016

Went to this restaurant not knowing anything about it. It was located in a little circle of shops on Main Street, by Kilwins, and we thought it was closed. But surprise surprise, they were not only open, but they were crowded. I'm not one to...More

Thank Tbelle
Reviewed 22 December 2016

This is a nice little restaurant in the center of town. It was Christmas time so there were no crowds. The menu had a number of interesting choices. The food we received was very tasty and everything was very fresh. Ravioli was excellent. Fish of...More

Thank WadeandLori
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Highlands is one of my favorite places to visit and hike the area. In a December trip we decided to try Wild Thyme after seeing the good reviews. The restaurant is easy to find as you enter Highlands and given the time of year a...More

Thank Kathleen1314
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The owners of the resort we were staying at suggested this restaurant, and we were so glade they did. We did not have a reservation, but we were still received with open arms by the hostess and seated promptly outside. The food was delicious, the...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Whenever we come to the Highlands we always have lunch at Wild Thyme. We have yet to be disappointed and this visit was no different. We split a bacon cheddar burger for lunch and both head tomato basil soup which were excellent. We will be...More

Thank tl4804
Reviewed 26 November 2016

My husband and I and two friends visited Highlands for the day; we typically have lunch at the Old Edwards Inn but on this visit we decided to try something new so we signed in for Wild Thyme. After a 20-minute or so wait, we...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We always make it over for lunch at Wild Thyme, as they never disappoint. Great Wine list and excellent Service too.

Thank bamaflower
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This was as good as any meal I've ever had. Having been there a couple of days before, I knew to just tell the waiter to bring me his favorites. He brought me crab fillo purses, halibut overnighted from Alaska, and butterscotch pudding. Folks, it...More

1  Thank Fyrdraca
Reviewed 20 November 2016

sophisticated menu - great for lunch. They let dogs on the patio Lovely staff. They even have water bowls. Fast prep and very tasty

Thank dwh1270
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Questions & Answers
15 July 2017|
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Response from Lynne322 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a patio area outside which is pet friendly.
Jay W
13 August 2015|
Response from Yvonne B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 343D Main St, Highlands, NC 28741
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-526-4035
  • E-mail
Dinning Options: Lunch & Dinner,
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