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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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CONTINENTAL FARE‎
Seasonal Fresh Fruit Plate
With housemade yogurt
12
Traditional Steel-Cut Irish Oatmeal
Garnished with mixed berry jam
10
Madison's Housemade Granola
With whole or skim milk
9
Smoked Carolina Trout
On whole grain bagel with artisan cream cheese and traditional condiments
13
FROM THE GRIDDLE‎
Buttermilk, Blueberry or Chocolate Chip Pancakes
13
Thick Cut Sally Lunn French Toast
With powdered sugar, lemon curd and berry compote
14
SOUTHERN DELIGHTS‎
Housemade Buttermilk Biscuits
With country sausage gravy
11
Country Breakfast Staub
Grilled housemade breakfast sausage, crispy potato, wilted greens, poached eggs, gravy
15
Spicy Fried Chicken and Buttermilk Biscuits
With Benton’s bacon jam and bourbon maple syrup
14
TRADITIONAL‎
Two Farm Eggs Any Style
With cheddar grits, Benton’s country bacon and choice of toast
13
Crispy Crab Cake Eggs Benedict
On toasted English muffin, wilted greens, garden herb hollandaise
16
OMELETS‎
Omelets served with sally lunn or whole wheat toast
Farmers Omelet
Pork sausage, cured ham, potatoes, roasted peppers, cheddar and scallions
15
Garden Omelet
Spinach, tomatoes, shiitake mushrooms, goat cheese and fresh herbs
14
ON THE SIDE‎
Buttermilk Biscuit or Toast
4
Cinnamon Bun, Croissant or Muffin
5
Bagel with Cream Cheese
6
Cup of Fruit
5
Cup of Berries
6
Housemade Plain Yogurt
4
One Egg Any Style
3
Anson Mills Cheddar Grits
5
Roasted Potato Rosti
5
Al Benton's Country Bacon
6
BEVERAGES‎
Old Edwards Coffee or Tea
3
Cappuccino
6
Café Latte
6
Orange Juice, Grapefruit Juice, Cranberry
5
Mimosa
11
Bloody Mary
11
About
Innovative farm-fresh cuisine for lunch and dinner in an environment of relaxed elegance. Most menu items sourced locally and grown organically at The Farm at Old Edwards. Dine indoors year-round or outdoors in the warm months at the Wine Garden beside the beautiful waterfall. (Breakfast service is for hotel guests only.)
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $38
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Madison is wonderful for a couple night out. Great filet and best meatloaf ever! Must order the daily soufflé- always yummy and special ! You do need a reservation so plan early —-books up fast Lunch is great too ❤️

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Milliesavvyflair
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our party of 20 adults were seated in a more private area for the special 5 course menu with optional wine pairings. Yes, it was expensive; however, the quality and variety of the dishes justified the price. The dishes were octopus, gnocchi, duck, lobster &...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Dale S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience having our Christmas Eve dinner at Madison's. Exceptional service and delicious food!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank 4118foodie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner at Madison’s each of the two nights prior to Christmas as well as the Christmas Day special dinner service. All were excellent. Selections ranged from meatloaf to duck, ribeye, trout and lamb. Service was always attentive and timely. Ordered the soufflé on two...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank bkl58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our breakfast while staying at the Lodge. The traditional was prepared just right. Our server was extra nice .

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Russell B
Reviewed December 13, 2019 via mobile

Madison’s is an excellent restaurant serving delicious food and great service. The atmosphere is warm and comfortable allowing for intimate dinners or friendly get togethers. Considering this is one of the few restaurants in town that is actually open in the off season, it is...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank LoriF1532
Reviewed November 29, 2019 via mobile

The restaurant is amazing. Impeccable service, great food, long wine list and very nice ambience. Highly recommended even if you are not staying at the Inn.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Way2Cheap
Reviewed October 30, 2019

Very disappointing dinner: We selected fish and meatloaf, the server could not have been so un-informed about choices. When questioned about options, she could not answer. For a $80 dinner, no wine, no starters, and no dissert, Madison’s needs a better chef and trained staff....More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank Adfac
Reviewed October 30, 2019

Kind of an ambivalent experience.....we had a great lunch here last year, and decided to try it for dinner. The dining room is wonderful....beautiful decor, several different very nice rooms, nice windows, high ceilings, stone walls, great lighting.....a nice place to be. Service was generally...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Gatorgolfer
Reviewed October 16, 2019

The most expensive place to eat in highlands and so not worth the price! Ate there in 2017 and 2018. For thanksgiving. Very disappointing. Servings were very very small and food was cold both times! Ate there for my bthday and also not great. Place...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Amanda S, Marketing Director at Madison's, responded to this reviewResponded October 21, 2019

As a local you must be aware that Madison's prices are in line with the other Wine Spectator restaurants in the area. Madison's does have a relaxed elegant ambiance, and we really strive to provide warm, friendly service to make everyone feel welcome. As with...More

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703rodneyh
September 17, 2019|
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Response from Marge M | Reviewed this property |
Madison`s is open for breakfast 7 am. Check there website for other places!
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Dale F
July 9, 2018|
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Response from juliasfleming | Reviewed this property |
Highlands, NC is very dog friendly. Most restaurants will serve you outside on their patio with your friendly companion.
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William C
March 21, 2017|
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Response from Tonypose | Reviewed this property |
I don't know when it will be open. We are told most things here will open April 1.
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