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Altitudes Restaurant at Skyline Lodge

470 Skyline Lodge Rd, Highlands, NC 28741
+1 828-526-2121
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“prime rib” (6 reviews)
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French, American, Seafood, International
$$ - $$$
470 Skyline Lodge Rd, Highlands, NC 28741
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Attached to the Hotel, Nice interior and very good service. Only had breakfast, but it was very good. Don't know about the other meals.

Thank MRRomanSC
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's hard finding a one-night-stay in the Highlands, but we decided to try Skyline Lodge, even with mixed reviews. It certainly had outdated architecture; however, there was a clean coat of paint and it had well maintained out dated architecture ... we could live with...More

Thank lhaiglerjr
Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't stay at Skyline Lodge but decided to go there for breakfast. My mother-in-law stayed there years ago and she remembered it. We had Bloody Mary's and Eggs Benedict and they were both delicious!! It was a nice morning so we actually sat outside....More

Thank Arose531
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service, good food, beautiful view, good value. Breakfasts consisted of 3 egg omelet and eggs benedict.

Thank Hal H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a delicious breakfast out on the terrace. The food and service was as perfect as the scenery.

Thank awillough
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We look forward to coming to mountains of NC and having Brunch here at Altitudes. I call and make a reservation for inside dining with a table by the windows. The host met us and noted our reservation and escorted us to our table. Our...More

1  Thank Lukeanthonywflorida
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We stayed at the Skyline Lodge. Their food is wonderful and the breakfast special was gravy and biscuits with eggs. Yum!

Thank Woofie551
PAUL S, General Manager at Altitudes Restaurant at Skyline Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

mmmmm good we appreciate your dining wih us ... thank you for reminding us............ ........happy trails

Reviewed 5 July 2017

The lodge is located in Highlands at the top of a mountain. Rather a great view from there. The restaurant is located within the lodge and can only be described as FIRST CLASS. We were seated at the best table in the house overlooking the...More

Thank mintman2015
PAUL S, General Manager at Altitudes Restaurant at Skyline Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

...we are very pleased that you enjoyed yourselves and took the time to write a review ...my staff does there best and are the friendliest bunch that ever worked at the restaurant ....happy dining .......we wish you many more happy anniversaries .........Paul

Reviewed 6 June 2017

My wife and I drove up from Columbia, SC to celebrate our 4th anniversary with our two small dogs and stayed at the Skyline Lodge. I have to say that we were amazed! We actually made friends with the chef, the bartender and the housekeeping...More

Thank Johnathan H
PAUL S, General Manager at Altitudes Restaurant at Skyline Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and your review/recommendation . My staff are happy , kind and love to please our guests . We hope to see you again soon . i love all the waterfalls and am sorry you did not get...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017

First, the place is old and badly in need of remodeling. The wait staff look like they were recruited from a cult movie. That said, the service was excellent and the food was tasty. Plus, the prices are reasonable. You be the judge.More

1  Thank Rob S
PAUL S, General Manager at Altitudes Restaurant at Skyline Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you . We are not the Sheraton or Hilton , and are pleased with our theme , surroundings (circa 1929) here in the mountains and the local folks ,who make up our staff . They are happy , friendly and go out of their...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 45
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
07:30 - 11:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 470 Skyline Lodge Rd, Highlands, NC 28741 (Formerly Skyline Lodge Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-526-2121
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Enjoy sunset dining inside or out on the cocktail patio with Highlands' best view at the top of Flat Mountain at 4300 ft. elevation at the historic Skyline Lodge built by Arthur Kelsey a student of Frank Lloyd Wright in 1929. Our executive Chef Kirtis will tease your taste buds with his gourmet dishes. Chef also creates daily specials that feature a great diversity of world flavors, reaching out to Italy, France, Meditteranean and more on a daily basis. Open Wednesday through Saturday for dinner and Saturday , Sunday and holidays for breakfast . They close the weekend with their famous Sunday Champagne Brunch from 12pm to 2pm. Make your reservations today. Located just 5 minutes from Highlands, take Flat Mountain Road off 64 East to Skyline Lodge Road(just after bridge)and make a left to 470 Skyline Lodge Road.
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