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Wild Thyme Gourmet

343-D Main St, Highlands, NC 28741
+1 828-526-4035
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (219 reviews)
“crab cakes” (72 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
343-D Main St, Highlands, NC 28741
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The food here is really good and it offers variety. The four of us all ordered something different and were very happy with our food.

Thank CT3TIG
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I've dined in many fine establishments. There is only one thing I would change about Wild Thyme: I'd relocate it to my home town so that I could eat there whenever I want. The Mountain Trout is a regular menu item. Trout can be tricky...More

1  Thank margaret r
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our first dinner in Highlands at Wild Thyme. Our food was incredible. All of the flavors were perfect in each dish we ordered. The outdoor seating was very nice as well

Thank dollah1
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We heard from everyone that Wild Thyme was the best place to eat...and while we like the atmosphere outside, the food was okay. We were expecting more flavorful, but it was pretty bland....maybe what we ordered...Crab Cakes for me and Steak for my husband...but nothing...More

2  Thank GASooners
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Trip advisor consulted and this was our reason to try it. Busy place, but service and food was excellent. We tried their two specials and both ere excellent and came with a cold side of wild rice. We loved it and the server provided us...More

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We try to eat at Wild Thyme every time we visit Highlands. The restaurant is located in a small alcove off Main Street in downtown and provides both indoor and outdoor dining options. The food is outstanding--they have an appetizer "Lump Crab Purses in Fillo"...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had an exceptional meal and a wonderful time at Wild Thyme.We sat at the bar she had the quail dinner and I had to lake trout. I don't often order fish this lake trout was perfectly cooked the texture was awesome...More

Thank lwd14
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Overall not many options in the area, maybe 5 nice restaurants for dinner at night. However, even if there were a ton of places would recommend this place. Outside seating is available. It is expensive, but all then all of them are and this one...More

Thank Codisha_travel
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Food was delicious and service was exceptional. We requested take-out for lunch and they were eager to accommodate our requests.

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Great food, excellent service, and nice ambience--who could want for more?! From the apps (seafood chowder and crab filo puffs to the main course seamen and lamb--perfection! Our server was outstanding, Angelina, who attended to our every need but gave us our privacy. Would highly...More

Thank djansen1
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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, Breakfast
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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 343-D 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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