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Wolfgang's Restaurant & Wine Bistro

474 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
+1 828-526-3807
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cajun & Creole, American, German, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
474 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Wolfgang's Restaurant & Wine Bistro
1. Best of Wine Spectator
"The wine list is full of fantastic bottles, library vintages"
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2. Award Winning Chef Wolfgang
"also nice when the Chef comes the table to ask you how your meal was."
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3. Specials Occasions, Rehearsals
"worked to make it the joyous event it turned out to be"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We made our reservation well in advance because we had read how popular this place is. The food was delicious with a number of German cuisine choices, and the service was impeccable. One thing to note is that there are several seating areas. The front...More

Thank Skeeter81-ta
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

What wonderful, professional and delicious service!!! The owners and staff are lovely. My family loves coming to the Highlands to escape the Atlanta and Savannah heat. Wolfgang's is a big reason for our constant return. An absolute 'cheers' atmosphere ( especially in the bistro) as...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I thought the shrimp and grits were the best we've had . Service was excellent and the chef stopped by to see how we liked our food. Atmosphere was relaxed and friendly.

Thank Shirley C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Wolfgang's after a dismal meal at another restaurant in the town. We were immediately impressed by the host staff who greeted us warmly, as opposed to our other experience. The wait staff was also wonderful and the manager checked on every table. All...More

Thank SarabethBlairSC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived in time to have a glass of wine at the bar. We enjoyed our conversation with Eli, the bartender who added personality to Wolfgang's. the meat was perfect. We each had the wedge with the best blue cheese dressing we have ever had....More

Thank Spence C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not expected was the international vs Cajun menu. We had both. Our Cajun starter was pecan crusted jumbo shrimp. Very fresh and tasty. Our mains were from the international side. My husband had the pepper loin of venison with a lovely selection of fresh vegetables....More

Thank Fernanda K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We planned my son and daughter-in -law's rehearsal dinner at Wolfgang's. From Day 1, the owners and entire staff wanted us to have the best celebration ever. Mindy and Wolfgang, the owners, Jacque, and Annalise, the wonderful wine steward worked to make it the joyous...More

Thank Edith W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While staying at the old Edwards Inn and spa we have the concierge get us reservations at Wolfgang's. Well we had to wait for our table at our assigned reservation time, once seated the wait staff took excellent care of our large party. The food...More

Thank KoaKumu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the salmon and snapper. Both were flavorful and excellently prepared. Would love to go back on our next trip!

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

been going there for twenty years always great service and great food ALWAYS Service is alway over the top

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Linda M
17 August 2017|
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Response from Paul W | Reviewed this property |
We made them the day before and didn't have a problem getting in.
3 April 2017|
Response from texanHighlands_NC | Property representative |
Sorrry. We do not have one Thanks
25 September 2016|
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Response from texanHighlands_NC | Property representative |
We serve hummus ever night. Just let us know. I am sure we can do something else for you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$38
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 474 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
    (South 5th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-526-3807
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Internationally recognized Chef Wolfgang invites you to dine in his garden pavilion or by the fireside in a historic home. Nestled amongst the rhododendrons on the historic main street of Highlands. . Wolfgang's is the recipient of the Wine Spectator's "Best of Award of Excellence" for the past years, our wine list features over 800 wines. Eclectic Contemporary American Cuisine with a New Orleans flair, Seafood and Steaks. . "Our State" magazine named Wolfgang's Restaurant & Wine Bistro the place you must eat in Macon County. Featured in Southern Living, Southern Accents, WNC Magazine, and Outside Magazine. Chef Wolfgang Green was the Executive Chef for the Brennan Family of Commander's Palace. Elected Member of Academy of Chefs Certified Executive Chef Member Texas Culinary Olympic Team Voted Jamaican and Texas Chef of the Year and Chaine des Rotisseurs.
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