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Mountain Fresh Grocery

521 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-9207
+1 828-526-2400
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (187 reviews)
“pizza” (145 reviews)
“sandwiches” (65 reviews)
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American, Pizza, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
521 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-9207
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We planned to go ziplining at Highlands Aerial and needed a breakfast spot. After checking with tripadvisor.com, we settled on Mountain Fresh Grocery. It was high priced but the food and service were good. Later I learned, Highlands is the Aspen of North Carolina. It...More

Thank CowgirlLibrarian
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to this grocery and restaurant was very good, despite the fairly long wait line for breakfast. The cash register woman did a very good job of keeping the orders moving and she was pleasant and helpful with any questions we had. This...More

Thank DNvisitors
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I asked a local where to get lunch and she told me Mountain Fresh is where the year around residents go. My husband and I found everything we needed for a nice meal and took home lots of goodies for our hotel kitchette. Their house...More

Thank Shirley C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food for take out and order in was very good. The bakery was awesome. Good wine selection and gourmet items.

Thank Debra S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is lively and looks like the entire town is here! They offer great breakfasts and food to go. There is an impressive wine selection. The staff is helpful and friendly.

Thank SarabethBlairSC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great omelet. Fluffy and substantial. Best home fries ever. Loved the biscuits. Great place for families or couples. We will be going back to make it two days in a row.

Thank Spence C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hungry ? Don't want to cook ? Want a quality meal at a resonable price ? This is our go to place. Lots of choices, very friendly help and some really great wine.

Thank Rhett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A Highlands visit is not complete without a visit to the Grocery, Breakfast is delicious. Order at the counter and grab your coffee from the bar. Grab a table and your order will be brought to you. Dinner will find the locals enjoying the outdoor...More

Thank gabbygigi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us had lunch the Thursday of Labor Day weekend. This is a super Casual self serve Resturant inside a high end grocery store with a great selection of beer and wine. All in our group liked this place. I had the Mahi Salad...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dog friendly, with benches on the outside, this seems to be the hub of the community. Nice grocery store with deli, coffee shop, pizzeria combo......set menus every night for take out, etc...you really don't need to go anywhere else if you didn't want too!!!

Thank Beacon94
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Response from Gary S | Reviewed this property |
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8 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
USD 6 - USD 24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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, Kids, Local cuisine
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
Grill/Deli in gourmet grocery store.
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