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Dusty's Meat Market

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493 Dillard Rd, Highlands, NC 28741-6673
+1 828-526-2762
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Schriever, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

The non-descript small storefront conceals all types of delightful seasonings, pastries, jellies, frozen or ready-to-eat delights, beautiful cuts of meat and great friendly people. They also have a great selection of lunch options. Can find just about anything here, don't pass it by!

Thank Debbie K
Greenville, South Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

the people were very sweet here but our icecream sandwicheswere freezer stale and our beers were expired.

Thank amschulte82
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

We always stop at Dusty's for the garlic biscuits, frozen cookies and wonderful cinnamon rolls. They have a wide range of frozen prepared foods available to take home.

Thank Melissa K
Highlands, North Carolina
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

Office is across the street, and we eat or take out lunch regularly. Kitty and the staff in the kitchen always provide great meals, and the smile is free! The desserts are home made and delicious. And, if you want to buy your steaks for dinner, Dusty will cut it to your specifications. The meat melts in your mouth, it... More 

Thank Steve P
Duluth, Georgia
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377 reviews
254 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

We ray year while visiting Highlands we stop at Dusty's to get steaks for grilling. They freshly cut filets which are terrific. They have all the other spices and food sides needed to make your meal complete.

Thank Dennis B
Flagler Beach, Florida
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

Met some local folk last night and they suggested we stop into Dusty's. What a fabulous find! It's sort of like a Meat Market/Deli/Restaurant and then some all combined into one. We ordered "Take Out' sandwiches and while they were being made scoured the market for all sort of specialties. They have many home made dishes, some frozen. They have... More 

Thank raweise-seltzer
Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

We always go to Dusty's on Saturday morning for beignets when we are in Highlands. It's a great place to have a cup of joe, some sweet morning treats, and meet nice people. Our tween and teens love it too!

Thank Carrie W
Central Florida, Florida
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Stopped in because of the reviews. They have a small meat market with some great lamb cut fresh right in from of you. Has a little bit of everything.

Thank jwaltb3
Sapphire, North Carolina
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

I love to eat here, there food is good and not very expensive, and they have an awesone butcher shop, I am told they have the best meats in town. I'll have to buy there someitme, and let you know.

Thank LizR64
Franklin, North Carolina
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015

Hard to believe how much food is located in one small store. Butcher shop meats, lots of great specialty sauces, baked goods; really anything you might need. Highly recommend for vacation rental/cabin renters.


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  • Address: 493 Dillard Rd, Highlands, NC 28741-6673
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-526-2762
This is a grocery store/fresh meat market. In the back they will cut you fresh steaks, chicken, veal, whatever. They also have a deli that has the most amazing homemade soups( I recommend the lobster bisque) and sundried tomato bread. Fresh salads and a ton of homemade goodies in the freezer section. Do not miss this place!

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