The Blind Mule at Toxaway Station

The dishes coming from Chef James Hargis’ kitchen are locally-sourced, subtly-flavored, and endlessly surprising.

Low Country Shrimp Boil

Enjoy live music from Goldie & The Screamers, dinner and drinks to benefit the Kelsey-Hutchinson Founder's Park. $55 tickets available at The Dry Sink, Highlands-Cashiers Land Trust office, Highlands Chamber of Commerce or www.foundersparkhighlands.org

Feeding Body And Soul

There’s nothing dainty about the Big Ol’ Mountain Country Breakfast, set for 7:00 A.M. Saturday, July 1, at the Cashiers Community Center. Proceeds will benefit the Fishes and Loaves Food Pantry.

A High Time at Altitudes

Altitudes Restaurant, nestled upon Flat Mountain, enjoys a cherished spot on the Highlands culinary landscape. For reservations, call (828) 526-2121. For full menu, visit altitudesatskyline.com.

Glory of The Grape

On the Verandah celebrates the Glory of the Grape with its month-long series of wine dinners. For information and reservations, call (828) 526-2338.

Dave and Danielle Warth

Building Your Visions

For Warth Construction, the formula for success is built upon quality craftsmanship, a deeply knowledgeable staff and an unswerving commitment to its clients.

Find a Restaurant

Taking advantage of the bounty that flourishes in mineral rich soil, restaurants tempt diners with seasonal specialties.

Fressers Courtyard Cafe
Highlands, NC | Website
Fressers offers many of the dishes that made them famous, like their Angus Burger and Fresser Fries.  more
Grandpop's Ice-Cream Parlor
Cashiers, NC | Website
Serving 32 different flavors of ice cream in cups or cones, milkshakes, hot fudge sundaes, banana splits, root beer floats, fruit smoothies and more!  more
Highlands BBQ Company
Highlands, NC
Classic barbecue company serving barbecue, brisket, burgers and more.  more
Hummingbird Lounge
Highlands, NC | Website
For premium cocktails and light nibbles after a day of leisure or adventure, the Hummingbird Lounge is the place to be.  more
Lakeside Restaurant
Highlands, NC | Website
A unique fine dining experience on Harris Lake in Highlands, NC featuring fresh seafood, an extensive wine list and excellent service.  more
Madison’s Restaurant & Wine Garden
Highlands, NC | Website
The AAA Four-Diamond Awarded Madison’s restaurant is known for some of the best locally-sourced dining in Western North Carolina.   more
Meritage Bistro
Highlands, NC | Website
Meritage is only two blocks from Highlands’ Main Street, but it’s easy to imagine this little charmer existing on a languid boulevard in Montmartre. It has that casual, beguiling elegance.   more
Mountain Fresh Grocery
Highlands, NC | Website
A staple in the dining scene in Highlands, Mountain Fresh Grocery offers breakfast, lunch and dinner.   more
On the Verandah
Highlands, NC | Website
On the Verandah international cuisine and seafood restaurant with a focus on mixing new, exciting flavors with classic favorites.  more
Ristorante Paoletti
Highlands, NC | Website
It’s easy to luxuriate in Ristorante Paoletti. The rich décor, subdued lighting, and, let’s face it, expansive wine list make it the perfect spot to shed the cares of 21st century life.  more

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