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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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“lunch” (224 reviews)
“crab cakes” (83 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
343D Main St, Highlands, NC 28741
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was delicious, atmosphere was inviting, and staff was knowledgeable and welcoming. We'll definitely visit again!

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had to have seafood for a Friday in Lent lunch, and they had an unbelievable red snapper sandwich. Good service good food I will recommend

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were extremely thrilled to find this wonderful restaurant. It was recommended to us and we couldn't have been happier. Beautiful decor, friendly and attentive servers. The food was delicious. I will be back next time in Highlands.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago

The regular dinner menu was served on Valentine's Day but there was plenty to choose from, along with some tempting specials. We were seated at a booth (which was bumped into a few times by the wait staff and annoying) and the atmosphere was just...More

Thank Hooked_on_travel77
Reviewed 5 days ago

went to Wild Thyme on my wife's birthday while in Highlands and it was the perfect choice! Quaint restaurant, great staff and amazing food!!

Thank jdarden
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the very best restaurants in Highlands. Our favorite!! Definitely a 5-star Restaurant. The owners and staff make your dining experience great and the food is delicious. Highly recommended!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food. Great steak with an interesting twist with onion rings and pimento cheese. Little expensive but worth the cost.

Thank Tammy R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice lunch. Salad was great but the crab cakes were a bit of a disappointment. Everyone raved about them so that's what I got, but they were just ok- nothing special. Service was perfect, atmosphere great including lots of artwork that I loved.

Thank MBAikins
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent soup of the day, Spinach and Arichoke, was fabulous! And the spicy hamburger my husband ordered was so tasty and cooked to order! Beware! Sweet potato chips are addictive and can be bought by the lb! (We did!) We could have gone back for...More

1  Thank byrdhouse618
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The soups and sandwich that my sister and I had for lunch were mediocre, at best. It was very disappointing based upon the recommendations we received and my memory of this restaurant.More

1  Thank goingback2017
wtg2008, General Manager at Wild Thyme Gourmet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm sorry that you were disappointed with your last visit here. The recipes are the same that we have been using for years. You don't mention what soups and entrees you had or how long since your last visit. The only thing I can suggest...More

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Questions & Answers
15 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
13 August 2015|
Response from Yvonne B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 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
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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
  • E-mail
Dinning Options: Lunch & Dinner
We are closed from January 31 till February 12. We are open on valentine's day.
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