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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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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 6 days ago

We had dinner and breakfast the next day while staying at The Old Edwards Inn. Our dinner was really impressive with great service from Pete and my trout and my husband's ribeye were really nice. Service could really not have been better; timing was perfect,...More

Thank thekellys5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was amazing!! Seriously the best scallops I have ever had in my life. Super tender and cooked perfectly. The cheese board was filled with fantastic local cheeses and the BEST duck prosciutto! The filet was cooked perfectly and the truffle Mac n cheese...More

Thank ceking476
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dinner during a getaway was wonderful. Our server was delightful. The pheasant breast was so well prepared and presented, and it tasted so good! The wine steward is always a hoot, and on point with his recommendations. Oh, and dessert- Art's favorite Old fashioned chocolate...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a wonderful restaurant with excellent food and outstanding service. Our first visit was 5 years earlier. Nothing had changed. There is no bad choice on the menu. We enjoyed the steak and the short ribs. This place is a must visit if in...More

Thank love2travelky
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful meal at Madison’s twice during our visit. The trout, roasted mushroom pasta and parsnip soup were each delicious. Service was fantastic. A great dining experience.

Thank RileyCharlotte
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great dinner here! Fine dining, frois gras wonderful! Service excellent! You get what you pay for and Madison’s was worth it

Thank tlmnjm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the service to the food, we couldn't have asked for a better dining experience! Well done to the entire team, thank you!

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our large Friday dinner group enjoyed the atmosphere, outstanding service and great food last night. We had over 20 people and orders were promptly taken and it seemed as if everyone was handled without any issue. I had braised short ribs which were good. The...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Madison’s, part of the Old Edwards Inn, is an experience...a big time restaurant. It’s all there. History, elegance, ambiance, high end service, creative and delicious offerings, and all the intangibles that separate the good from the great. Settle in and enjoy the ride. It was...More

Thank Gary A
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed both dinner and breakfast at the fine restaurant located in the Old Edwards Inn. Do make a reservation, and enjoy gracious service and delicious food. Breakfast notables were the marvelous Benton’s Tennessee bacon and excellent stone ground grits. Dinner included an incredible salad, soup,...More

Thank Sallyhou
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Doug C
21 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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
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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