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Mountain Fresh Grocery

521 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-9207
+1 828-526-2400
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (180 reviews)
“pizza” (155 reviews)
“sandwiches” (67 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Pizza, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
521 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-9207
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My teens and I ate here twice while staying one night in Highlands. They had such a great selection of fresh food that was reasonably priced. They had a lot of yummy goodies (desserts of all kinds) to shop from as well. We had a...More

1  Thank LeslieinTN
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a wonderful breakfast on our stay in Highlands! We also had lunch at Mountain Fresh before we left and I must say the burger and fries were incredible! They have pizza there, grilled to order, homemade ice-cream (in warmer months) a little grocery...More

1  Thank Lisa E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here twice where in town for 2 days. Had a fantastic arugula salad. Next day in I had the food bar which included salad, hot food (which changes) that was good and soup bar with 4 choices. All for a bit over $10. Food...More

1  Thank gypsyiam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to shop and eat. Had a great lunch then went back for pizza at dinner which was fantastic.

1  Thank MBee_9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just love the freshness of everything you order and eat. Great selection of wines, and hard to find foods. We just love having lunch here.

Thank rallwine2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Man o man did I need this awesome burger! Wife had gluten free pizza loaded with everything. Friends had chicken fingers and a really good looking tuna melt on Provençal.. we also bought some great wine as well. Highly recommend.

1  Thank PRJFSU
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything over the past couple of years has been good to excellent. Hamburgers, salads, sandwiches, pizza and etc. Today I decide to check the buffet. It was Friday they had a line for the buffet. It was country today. They had fried catfish, meatloaf and...More

Thank TigerPC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was surprisingly good. You would think a grocery store would sell frozen pizzas. No, not here! Fresh pizza you can order off the menu and even order a take-n-go, where they prepare it and you take it home to bake. This has to...More

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mountain Fresh Grocery was our go to breakfast spot while in Highlands! Pecan waffles and bacon are simply delicious! The grocery is so neat as they have a bakery, pizza shop, sandwich and diner are, buffet, meat and seafood market and wine and beer section...More

Thank jdarden
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I absolutely Love Mountain Fresh and have for many years. We have the Butcher cut and prepare filets on Thursdays and we bring them home, put them on the grill and enjoy the “melt in your mouth” deliciousness. We always treat our...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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26 April 2016|
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Response from Gary S | Reviewed this property |
Comment only. No question.
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
US$6 - US$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
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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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