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Wild Thyme Gourmet

343-D Main St, Highlands, NC 28741
+1 828-526-4035
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (210 reviews)
“crab cakes” (68 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 3 days ago

We ate here twice for lunch, both times on their patio for salad and soup. Excellent food, good service. Would recommend to anyone.

Thank JCSAtlanta
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped at the Wild Thyme for lunch. The restaurant seemed very busy, but we were served quickly. Ordered the goat cheese salad with crab cakes and the daily special shrimp salad. Both salads were fairly large and tastes great. Would definitely eat there again.

Thank Melitta B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to stop for lunch while taking a break from strolling Main Street. Salads and sandwiches were wonderful. It's always a treat!

Thank Donnacoraleone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant was not that busy on a Wednesday night. Kelly was awesome! My sister and I split the lettuce wedge and we both had ample portions. The blue cheese dressing was a bit mild for my taste. I had the Trout and it was...More

1  Thank charlottejayne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good and reasonably priced. Our waiter acted as though he wanted to get us in and out as quickly as possible. Very abrupt and matter of fact. Not what you expect in a southern restaurant.

3  Thank Paul W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super busy spot... decent food... but a little overpriced. We both got the specials... he got the lamb, which was excellent, and I got the fish. My $35 piece of fish was overcooked and served on a bed of plain boiled Basmatti rice and tiny...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch with family. Varied sandwiches which were received well but not enthusiastically. I would rate the sweet potato chips as moderate. But the tomato basil soup was fabulous...2 bowls at table were sampled by all and pronounced delicious!

Thank Kabob A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't rate higher than 5, but if I could, I absolutely would. Wild Thyme is wonderful. I was a guest here on Memorial Weeknd-Saturday evening. I should also say that we were a large party of 8. My dinner was the Valdelia Onion encrusted...More

Thank mdskinllc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Liquor license. Reasonably priced Lunch and dinner. Open kitchen. Very attentive staff. Highly recommend.

Thank romac222
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always enjoy dining here when visiting Highlands. Fantastic Bloody Marys!! Had the crab cake Caesar salad which was very tasty.

Thank Brian C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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
  • E-mail
Dinning Options: Lunch & Dinner,
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