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Mountain Fresh Grocery

) #5 of 33 Restaurants in Highlands €€ - €€€ American, Pizza,
521 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-9207
+1 828-526-2400
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (179 reviews)
“pizza” (136 reviews)
“sandwiches” (61 reviews)
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American, Pizza, Grill, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
521 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-9207
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1 - 10 of 724 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I don't really have a "bone to pick" per se, but upon our return visit this season, we were disappointed. Yes, they still have arguably the best burgers in the region. They're large and flavorful, no question. We found the fries to be undercooked, a...More

Thank TripTipDad
Reviewed 2 days ago

Full service includes breakfast then lunch sandwiches and pizza and also buffet take out bar. This is also full super market with meats, veggies and the like plus fresh squeezed almond or peanut butter, wines and the like. It is the only one like it...More

Thank 6sandy6
Reviewed 6 days ago

Mountain Fresh has a small selection of grocery and household goods, a great selection of coffee and wine, as well as ready-to-go foods. You can also eat there - sandwiches, burgers, and more. If you need to stock up your mountain home for a week...More

Thank got2travel22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This grocery store offers an eat-in section as well as a grocery section with a large assortment of wines, cheese, produce and bread. We bought French loaf bread which was of the desired crispness along with some delicious French cheese.

Thank Melitta B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What food was available was good, not having as advertised Seared Scallops, Sauteed Trout, Fried Flounder, Clam Fritters, Mac N Cheese, Clam Chowder, and caramel and chocolate cake,,after driving 45 minutes to eat, I was very dissappointed in not being as advertised. I won't go...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is always a line at grill counter, but it is well worth the wait. The wine selection in the store is very nice.

Thank U2671PAbarbara
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a find. Great grocery store with excellent selections n all departments. Their "to go" foods and menu are great. No need to cook, they're just around the corner!

Thank GordonK29455
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoy the food and atmosphere and have stopped here every time when in Highlands. This weekend, when eating at one of outdoor picnic tables, someone pulled up and while preparing to go inside placed a hand gun under their shirt. This made us feel...More

1  Thank E B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have never seen anything like this place. We toured it in the afternoon and then went back for dinner. We split the Chicken Tenders with fries and the Brie, Bacon with Fig Jam on Sourdough with a side salad. They messed up the sandwich,...More

1  Thank charlottejayne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lunch time, friends suggested we had to check it out while here. My wife fell in love as we walked in the door. This place has it all breakfast, fresh ground coffee, lunch, dinner, wine, bakery, meat market! We had lunch and decided to eat...More

Thank btrott32
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
We were in on Sunday for breakfast with our grandson. Come to find out, your business does not provide high chairs for their customers. Suggestion: your season is starting purchase high chairs.
25 April 2016|
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Response from Gary S | Reviewed this property |
Comment only. No question.
Are u open on Thanksgiving day?
7 November 2015|
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Response from jsmitherscsi | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I live in Boston and just visited them...you should call them ;)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-9207
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-526-2400
  • E-mail
Grill/Deli in gourmet grocery store.
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