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Mountain Fresh Grocery

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521 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-9207
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great for breakfast and lunch. Can find more seats on the side. Prices are a bit high, but good food, coffee, beer on tap.

Thank raychiller
Dallas, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I enjoyed lunch at Mountain Fresh two weekends ago. Although it was very crowded, and a long wait to put in our order and receive our food, we were glad we decided to stay and eat there. We grabbed a cold beer at the bar and enjoyed our wait in line by talking to all the folks... More 

Thank GGDoll
Ocala, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Breakfast can't be beat. Shop, dine in or carry out, something for everyone. Didn't try the wood-fired pizza or other grill items, but the smells were tantalizing. Friendly, courteous, folks - your new best friend.

Thank Larry C
Edgewood, Kentucky
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great place for breakfast or dinner. Also, sells needed groceries and has a full selection of wine and beers.

Thank randrews30
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent burgers, fantastic chicken tenders, killer fries, and outstanding strombolis. Honestly, I'm sure all the other fancy restaurants are very good (Wild Thyme actually was great), but Mountain Fresh is constantly packed with customers for a reason. Draft beer, wine by the glass, a bakery that can't be beat ... overall, a fun place to eat.

Thank Todd Z
Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great spot four lunch. Choose from many style of sandwiches or pizza or baked goods. They have coffee, ice cream and you can even sit down and enjoy a draft beer or glass of wine. Plenty of picnic tables out front or inside to eat at. Can also shop for quick food items or bottles of wine or beer.

Thank golfer082
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place for coffee, breakfast, a nice bottle of wine or a beautiful steak. Energetic vibe, great selections.

Thank gap2caf
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went to Mountain Fresh in October during the week of an Art Festival (unbeknownst to us!) It was an "organized chaos"! We ordered and asked if the pulled pork could be served sans sauce since we don't care for sweet sauces. Was told yes, but when it arrived, it was covered in the sticky goo... my husband said not... More 

Thank VDR928
Gainesville, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot visit Highlands without visiting Mount Fresh Grocery. All the previous reviews do a great job of describing the choices and quality, I would only add go more than once. So many choices for breakfast, lunch and dinner. I only wish we had something like this in the Gainesville, Ga area.

Thank Dadsgto
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overwhelming choices here that had us making laps around the store. We went to pick up lunch to take on our travels for the day and ended up with a wonderful selection. You won't be disappointed.

Thank jkburger

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Pizza, Cafe, Delicatessen
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, 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: 8285262400
Grill/Deli in gourmet grocery store.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?