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High Point Restaurant

224 E Main St, Monteagle, TN 37356-3052
+1 931-924-4600
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Steakhouse, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
224 E Main St, Monteagle, TN 37356-3052
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old historical house delightfully updated. The open kitchen is near the back where the parking lot is located and it’s extremely impressive. There are indoor tables on 2 levels and outdoor tables as well. I had the BLT Salad with Gorgonzola and ranch dressing. It...More

1  Thank Coff33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant had come highly recommended by friends and we were encouraged by all the positive reviews. The best way for me to approach this review is the Good, Bad, and Ugly system. The Good: the drive to the restaurant from is breathtaking, probably from...More

1  Thank TnMan38
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Drinks were delicious, and food was excellent. Pricey but worth a visit to check it out. Oysters Rockefeller were delicious! Have heard that bananas foster is fabulous but did not get to check it out. We ate on the patio and it was pleasant and...More

1  Thank JBG50
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Based on previous more positive experiences over the past months/years, we will likely give them another chance at some point, but probably not for a while. Service was OK in general, but the night began with a recently implemented no-corking policy that resulted in an...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We had a family celebration at High Point. The food and service wad wonderful. We had a private room for a party of 11. My granddaughter, who is a picky eater, said this is the best food ever. Everyone's food wad delicious and beautifully presented....More

Thank jtbcty
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Went with friends for Saturday dinner, place was busy, be sure to make reservations. Filet was great, rib eye average, sides excellent. It would be nice if they put out more information about the history of the building,

Thank CRF_12
Cassie F, Manager at High Point Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you so much for the review & your suggestions! Glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal.

Reviewed 3 March 2018

They have an extensive menu. We have been here several times and never had a bad meal. The atmosphere is spot on and as charming as it gets. For warm weather, there is an enchanting outdoor space.

Thank pepperdust
Cassie F, Manager at High Point Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

So great to hear!! We are looking forward to serving meals on the patio soon in warmer weather! Hope to see you then.

Reviewed 27 February 2018

After three visits to Mont Eagle/Sewanee I was able to get a reservation. The food here is excellent and the atmosphere is absolutely charming!

Thank lorihN5467PU
Cassie F, Manager at High Point Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

So glad you finally got to dine with us! Thank you so much for the review.

Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

High Point is just the best. From the salad with blackberry dressing, the appetizer of bacon, to the seafood platter, it was all FANTASTIC. And don't skip the dessert, I recommend the bananas foster and the grilled pound cake. The atmosphere is also wonderful. Service...More

Thank Chris H
Cassie F, Manager at High Point Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

We love to hear from such happy customers! We appreciate your business and hope you will come again very soon!!!

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Cocktail starters was perfect lead before sitting for a great meal. Each person in the party ordered from the menu and all meals were delivered to table at one time. I had grilled salmon and stir fry vegetables and they were excellent. Key lime pie...More

Thank Mark C
Cassie F, Manager at High Point Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

We appreciate your business, Mark! Thanks so much for taking the time to let us know how we are doing.

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Ellen D
16 February 2017|
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Response from Cassie F | Property representative |
Hi there. We are located at 224 Main St, Monteagle, TN 37356.
Sandra U
31 October 2016|
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Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
There didn't seem to be an official dress code. We were dressed fairly formal, others were business casual.
22 July 2016|
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Response from JimE782 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. I'm not certain. But it is a very reputable place. If you call, I'm sure that would clear it up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, 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: 224 E Main St, Monteagle, TN 37356-3052
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Monteagle
  • Phone Number: +1 931-924-4600
Built inside a 1929 mansion that presumably once was financed by Al Capone, the restaurant serves a menu of traditional gourmet dishes including Brie en Croute, Blackened Salmon Oscar and Black Thai Duck. The mansion that houses the restaurant was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1997 and still features the original escape hatches and underground tunnels that were used by Capone to transfer liquor during the Prohibition Era. In 2001, High Point received the "Best Gourmet Meal in Tennessee" award from "Tennessee" magazine.
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