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332 Main Street, Highlands, NC 28741
+1 828-526-4429
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 27 min
17:00 - 22:00All hours
International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
332 Main Street, Highlands, NC 28741
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

DO NOT COME HERE. Yes it sound amazing with its variety of food and countries, but the customer service is absolutely appalling. Never in my life, with years of Disney World customer service interfacing, have I experienced such horrible treatment. I was treated as a...More

Thank Beccarter10
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We have made it a tradition to enjoy a delicious brunch or lunch at Cyprus each time we have been in Highlands. Mouth watering food that we look forward to each time and it never disappoints.

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cyprus is a quirky restaurant downtown. They have a menu comprised of a few select plates from different places around the world. It was difficult to choose which entrée I wanted, because multiple sounded good. I settled on the blue cheese steak, and it was...More

Thank pking1186
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Charming, casual upstairs venue on Main Street in the center of everything. Indoor and outdoor dining spaces. Inventive menu with an array of different ethnic dishes. On a whim, we tried the pad thai, which was very tasty. We were there on a slow night,...More

Thank DPLowcountry
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Four of us met to celebrate one of our birthdays. Our service was top notch. We ordered two of the large salads and split them. It was plenty and very good. All of us ordered something different and all were pleased. I had the spicy...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 7 October 2017

It's hard to review a place when the service is awful but the food ends up being tasty. We had reservations for Cyprus but when we got there, a long line of people were waiting to be acknowledged by the hostess. It was rather chaotic....More

Thank wkmoon
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Service was not in line with the price. The food was pretty good and the ambiance was nice. We sat outside on the roof deck.

Thank DannyGilliland
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here today . Loved being able to eat above the streets of Highlands. I felt the menu was somewhat limited, had trouble deciding on what to order . I had the BarBQue sandwich , just ok . Fries were very good , my...More

Thank AnnCBowen
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Spicy Shrimp Salad, Lobster Stir Fry, Pork Taco (app), all tasty. Service was properly attentive, icy delicious Martinis & Manhattans. Chef Nick is uber skilled and always creates a fun atmosphere

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Really varied menu with foods from different ethnic groups. All excellent. And make sure to have the Chill dessert trio. Really good.

Thank hirschwrites
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Questions & Answers
5 June 2017|
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Response from James R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have an outdoor rooftop which is nice and would work if available and weather cooperates. Fressers has great lunch with outdoor seating only. Dogs are welcome. Lunch only.
Cheri G
8 August 2016|
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Response from Clovette1010 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, plus full bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$35
Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Main Street, Highlands, NC 28741
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-526-4429
  • E-mail
Award Winning Chef Nicholas Figel introduces destination quality International Cuisine to Highlands, NC. In the Cyprus open kitchen, we take our inspiration from peasant foods and traditional cuisines from around the world. We hand harvest our vegetables and shop the ethnic markets to deliver authentic and traditional International flavors. We feature a unique regional menu, written and executed each day in the Cyprus kitchen, always by hand, and always using time honored, traditional cooking methods. The dining room is relaxing, inclusive, and a great place to enjoy great food and good times with friends. Cyprus International Cuisine, The most exciting dining destination in Highlands
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