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Bistro on Main

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Bar
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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LUNCH AND DINNER‎
Bistro Berry Lemonade
Classic lemonade infused with rosemary, strawberries, blueberries served with or without vodka
APPETIZERS‎
(Starting at 6)
Ka-Boom Shrimp
Twelve lightly breaded shrimp tossed in a creamy spicy sauce
Zesty Feta Marinara Dip
Savory feta marinara dip served with toasted bread
Buffalo Shrimp
Twelve succulent shrimp deep fried and tossed in hot buffalo sauce and served with blue cheese
Ahi Tuna Martini
Pan seared sushi-grade tuna atop shredded cabbage with cusabi and sesame dressing
Jumbo Chicken Wings
Crispy jumbo chicken wings with hot buffalo, mild or hot zesty orange sauce served with ranch dressing
Buffalo Blue Potato Chips
Homemade potato chips, blue cheese crumbles and drizzled with buffalo sauce
Fried Green Tomatoes
A traditional southern delicacy drizzled with a spicy garlic and pepper sauce
SOUPS & SALADS‎
(Starting at 6)
Lobster Bisque Soup
Chunks of fresh lobster in a thick, creamy soup served in a warm, crusty bread bowl
Red Pepper Gouda Soup
Delectable puree of roasted red bell pepper, smoked gouda finished with fresh cream served in a warm, crusty bread bowl
Hickory Grilled Salmon / Ahi Tuna Salad
Hickory grilled salmon or seared ahi tuna atop romaine, crumbled blue cheese, apple, red onion, and raspberry vinaigrette or cusabi dressing
Caesar Salad
Crisp romaine lettuce and croutons dressed with shaved parmesan cheese and choice of creamy caesar or cusabi dressing
Goat Cheese and Spinach Salad
Pecan-crusted‎ goat cheese, tender spinach, strawberries, red onion and balsamic vinaigrette dressing
SANDWICHES‎
(Starting at 9.50)
(Served with choice of one side)
Turkey, Flame-Roasted Fuji Apple and Brie Sandwich
Turkey with apples and brie on ciabatta bread
French Dip
Slow roasted beef served on french bread with homemade au jus
Black Angus Burger 8Oz.
Creekstone farms 100% black angus beef grilled to perfection and topped with caramelized onions
Shrimp Po-Boy
Spicy, lightly fried shrimp dressed with lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise on french bread
ENTREES‎
(Starting at 9)
Chicken Pot Pie
Chicken mushroom pot pie served in a puff pastry with red skin mash potatoes
Shrimp and Cheese Grits
Sauteed shrimp, applewood smoked bacon, creamy cheese grits with garlic toast
Grilled Salmon
Filet of salmon served with red pepper caper sauce and choice of two sides
Ahi Tuna Steak 8Oz.
Pan seared sushi-grade ahi tuna drizzled with cusabi and sesame sauce and choice of two sides
Beef Pot Roast
Slow roasted dark turkey or beef served with red skin mash potatoes and choice of a side
Bistro Steak
Char-crusted tender filet served with red skin mash potatoes and choice of a side
Shrimp
Bowtie Pasta in Feisty Feta Sauce
Bowtie pasta tossed in creamy marinara feta sauce
Trout Meuniere
Sunburst mountain trout filet sauteed in lemon butter, white wine and shallots served with red skin mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetable
SIDES‎
Homemade Potato Chips
Pasta Salad
Red Skin Mash Potatoes
Potato Salad
Side Salad
Seasonal Vegetable
DESSERT‎
Dulce-De-Leche
Cheesecake flavored and swirled with caramel in a tasty crust and topped with caramel mousse
Baked
Puff pastry filled with white chocolate mousse, blackberries, blueberries, raspberries and strawberries
Moist
Chocolate fudge cake with chewy chocolate fudge icing and chocolate crunch on the sides
BREAKFAST-SAMPLE‎
Orange, Tomato and Apple Juice
Cheerios, Granola
Fresh Melon
Marinated Tomatoes
Cinnamon Rolls
ENTREES‎
Broccoli and Cheese Scrambled Eggs
Plain Ol' Scambled Eggs
Sausage Patties or Bacon
Fabulous Grits
Pumpkin Pancakes with Maple Syrup
Biscuit with Assorted Jams
Fresh Catava Coffee
Assorted Teas
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a friend's birthday party there and service was so good. They had our orders in and out in no time. They always came in to check if we needed anything. Love the atmosphere in there. I had the salad and it was nothing...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank chastainkristi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quaint atmosphere. Waitress was fantastic. Grilled cheese & crab sandwich was PATHETIC! ....all bread, almost no cheese or crab. Reminded me of the Wendy’s commercial from the 79’s “Where’s the beef” Hahahaha. The trout was great. I sent the sandwich back after complaining & the...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank stevenc3117
Main S, General Manager at Bistro on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mr Steve; You indeed sent the sandwich back and we offered to make you a new one with more "beef" as you call it. You declined. The waitress offered you something in it's place and again you declined. My waitress offered you what we offer...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Because Lunch at Bistro on Main. One of our party is SICK...so the philly/"steak" sandwich was the thing. He's been in the bathroom!! The sandwich was mostly cheese, little meat. Was the meat scarce? Bad? or the cheese? Storage temps matter. The other entrees were...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank YoungAdults
Main S, General Manager at Bistro on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are empathetic about a guest getting sick but we sold 23 cheese steaks that day and no one else got ill, so it definitely is not a health issue. I can also show you our A+ sanitation certificate from the health board. We are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch on the beautiful patio under the red umbrellas! Wonderful food and drinks! Honestly one of the best parts was our server Amanda! She made the whole experience so much fun! We hate to leave this quaint and fun little piece of paradise...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 349kathyt
Main S, General Manager at Bistro on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for dining with us. We are so happy to hear you had a great experience and Amanda was the icing on the cake. Highlands could be your quaint escape from the every day life. Come see us again the next time...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family just ate here. Great location but Keith the manager lame. Our Brie sandwiches with Brie had no Brie. He wouldn’t come to table and gave us 50 percent off. Insane. Ashley the server was great. Cocktails and the rest of food good. The...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank SkipsLady
Main S, Owner at Bistro on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We have served 497 turkey, apple, and brie wraps so far this season. All portioned and made exactly the same. You are the only one that has complained about the amount of brie. I inspected the wrap, and it had a 1/4 inch layer of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this little Gem on our way through Highlands and we LOVED it!! My hubby had the grilled chicken sandwich and I had the grilled cheese crab sandwich with lobster bisque!! And both were AMAZING!!! The atmosphere was relaxed and wonderful! Seated quickly...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank deborahs283
Main S, General Manager at Bistro on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for joining us. We are so glad to hear your experience was amazing. Come see us again on your next trip up to the plateau. Cheers, to finding hidden gems!!!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped and had lunch here with a girls trip, lovely music and atmosphere. My food was very, very good. I will be back!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bluemountainsescape
Main S, General Manager at Bistro on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You ladies were awesome. Thanks for stopping by. We will see you in the future when you come back to Highlands. Cheers!!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came up to Highlands for a long weekend with friends and had lunch on a Thursday afternoon. The menu choices were excellent and the food was delicious. Definitely worth a stop. May need a reservation on weekends as town is very busy. Live music outside...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Kevin F
Main S, General Manager at Bistro on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping by. Come see us again and enjoy some more delicious treats.

Reviewed September 5, 2019

This restaurant has a very inviting atmosphere. If you have an animal, you can dine in the outside dining area. They also have a beautiful inside dining room. The food is excellent and there is a nice selection. The prices are mid-range. Adult beverages are...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank lottiew210
Main S, General Manager at Bistro on Main, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2019

Thank you for dining with us. We are so happy that you had a great experience. We hope you join us again on your next visit to Highlands. Cheers!!!

Reviewed September 3, 2019

We always come here several times each visit to Highlands. Great outdoor spot right downtown to people watch and eat good food. Service is always good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mcgarveys
Main S, General Manager at Bistro on Main, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

Thank you for making us a frequent stop and visit. We love having repeat guests. Please come see us again on your next trip up to the mountain.

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Bcbc1
August 17, 2019|
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Response from Main S | Property representative |
We serve lunch from 11:30 am to 5 pm.
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Pam R
July 2, 2015|
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Response from Lukeanthonywflorida | Reviewed this property |
There was no music at lunch.
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tsantillo
June 26, 2015|
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Response from SnowGirl68 | Reviewed this property |
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