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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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343D Main St, Highlands, NC 28741
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We sat in the bar area and watched some Saturday College football. The town and restaurant was slammed. We had the wild mushroom soup - was really great. I had the bacon cheese burger, again, great. My wife hag the salmon BLT and it was...More

Thank Wakesal
Reviewed 6 days ago

Food and service were excellent. Too cold to eat outdoors so everyone was inside and the tables were very close together. While that can spark some friendly conversation, it makes it too easy for people to overhear everyone else’s conversations.

Thank Lynne P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our property manager recommended this place and was not wrong. We had a beautiful fall afternoon and decided to eat outdoors. Cool enough to ask them to turn on the propane heaters which left us nice and toasty. They had two special soups, a Green...More

Thank JBB430
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed every bite of our meal. We started with the fried lobster. The batter was delicate and perfectly crisp; the lobster was moist and tender. Next, our fish selections (flounder and salmon) were exactly as described and just as we'd hoped....More

Thank kmcdonald56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to the Highlands for Halloween kids trick or treat, and got scared away from a meal by the rudeness of the staff. Plenty of open spaces outside but apparently 30 dollars worth of 2 drinks and an appetizer were not enough, as the hostess...More

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wtg2008, Manager at Wild Thyme Gourmet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm sorry to here that we have lost you as a customer, that's never a good thing to hear. Our outside tables are reserved weeks in advance for an event as big as Halloween in Highlands. Even though a table might be empty at the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again, the outdoor dining may be more fun but the inside dining room was nice enough. It is a bit crowded together tho. Our server was excellent with her friendly attitude, helpful and efficient. the pork chop special was very delicious and the first thing...More

Thank havefunaway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had pecan crusted chicken was good my friend had sesame salad which was also good. We had hot tea and dessert brzad pudding and the lemon cake both great

Thank Misty H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from Highlands. While there we had an excellent dinner at Wild Thyme! I enjoyed the salmon while my wife had a nice thick juicy pork chop! The meals had nicely prepared side dishes but we had to also try the fried green tomatoes...More

Thank sctravelinguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were taken here by locals and it did not disappoint. There was a small wait for lunch but perfectly acceptable. The waitress was prompt and attentive. The menu interesting and offered salads to sandwiches and dinner like suggestions. Our party had 2 orders of...More

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had 6 couples...everybody ordered something different and all were yummy!!! Sweet potato chips were delicious!!! My rating would have been higher....but the manager pretty much asked us to leave so they could have our table!! Really bothered us. We were not sitting there too...More

Thank Chris M
wtg2008, Manager at Wild Thyme Gourmet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm very sorry that I offended you by letting you know that we needed the table. I know it's a fine line that I have to walk when I try to let people know that we need the table. I try not to be rude...More

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Questions & Answers
14 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
12 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, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
17:30 - 21:00
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17:30 - 21:00
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17:30 - 21:00
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17:30 - 22:00
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17:30 - 22:00
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
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Dinning Options: Lunch & Dinner,
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