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Buck's Coffee Cafe

384 Main Street, Highlands, NC
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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384 Main Street, Highlands, NC
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently checked out the town of Highlands on my Spring break. The town is small, but mighty - offering the best of almost everything. I could have stayed at Bucks for hours. Great scene, good music. Feels homey.

Thank GarrettAJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Coffee on point! Pastries delish, comforting and cozy, a great spot to read a book and sip the day away!

Thank kira1820
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

And it didn’t disappoint! The vanilla latte was very good and the hot apple cider....was to die for!!!! We will be back, especially for the cider! Quaint little spot and staff was very friendly.

Thank Lauri M
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Despite having a monopoly on the coffee shop scene in both Highlands and Cashiers, I expected a little more. The interior setting was charming and the staff was nice and accommodating, but the oatmeal was bland & runny and the pastries looked unappealing (and were...More

1  Thank datotaro
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Over rated. Ordered lattes and it wasn't even hot. Plus no froth. Recommend you try someplace else. It was a chilly afternoon we needed a boost walked a coup!e of blocks. Too bad.

1  Thank 706Susan706
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I'd say that this place was ok.... but really, if the word 'coffee' is in your name, shouldn't that at least be great? Mine was weak and the pastry that I ate lacked freshness or much flavor... it was, however, really heavy.

1  Thank 696Julia843
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Brewed Coffee tasted generic and tasted a lot like paper filters. If you like coffee go somewhere else. It was also lukewarm.

Thank frantica
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This coffee house had an extensive offering of of coffees and teas. We were looking for just a lite bite for breakfast. Could have had a few more selections, but it was sufficient for what we needed. Friendly service and nice coffee house atmosphere.

1  Thank deejaye60
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Regular coffee is good. Nice stop that isn't a chain restaurant in the heart of downtown Highlands. Fast service.

Thank mikki777
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We topped in yesterday for a cup of coffee. The place was crowded as was all of Highlands. The coffe was passable and the chai tea too sweet.

Thank Carol H
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 384 Main Street, Highlands, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
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