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Madison's Restaurant and Wine Garden

445 Main Street, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
+1 828-787-2525
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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445 Main Street, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Can't beat the delicious meal - SOOOOO FRESH !!! Service always nice. A little pricey for breakfast, but a hearty healthy and filling meal. Nice to meet to many young adults from across the globe studying and doing their internship,at the hotel. Enjoy !!!! The...More

Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Madisons and thoroughly enjoyed it. Their menu selection is extensive as is their wine list. We had a wonderful friendly service and enjoyed the evening tremendously. If you're looking for a place with great food and wonderful ambience this is an...More

Thank SZHayes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We were eating at The Wine Garden [Old Edwards Inn] and asked the staff about Madisons. We had planned to go elsewhere the next night but decided to try a new restaurant. I am so glad we did. We made reservations for a window-side table....More

Thank Mahi M
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Madison's is a truly unique dining experience in Highland, NC. The service was amazing as they captured every subtle aspect of our visit. The French sommelier completely nailed my wife's request for an off-dry Riesling, and he was a hoot to converse with in between...More

Thank Milton316
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I celebrated our anniversary here and had a very enjoyable meal with great service. The bread service is delicious and includes pimiento cheese as a nice surprise. My husband had a great Caesar salad and a somewhat disappointing steak. I started with...More

Reviewed 30 May 2016

Had lunch here with a group of three over Memorial Day. Fish and chips were excellent, Chicken salad was excellent. In fact, I ate all of the leftovers that my friends didn't eat. Service was good. You could hear the waterfall in the garden and...More

Thank drluch
Reviewed 28 May 2016

This was our first visit to the Highlands in North Carolina and Madison’s was commended to us by a friend. After taking a stroll in the Main Street, we had lunch. Madison’s is part of the Old Edward Inn, Hotel and Spa. The ambience was...More

Thank Carmen6868
Reviewed 22 May 2016

During a week's visit in Highlands, we ate at Madison's twice - once for lunch in their outdoor Wine Garden and once for dinner in the main dining room. Really excellent. We actually preferred the food and setting of the Wine Garden. The only complaint...More

Thank C Harry C
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Service was excellent! We ate breakfast there every morning for a week! Love that there is healthy choices on the menu! Beautiful hotel and friendly staff!

Thank Kathryn P
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Don't miss a chance to have lunch at Madison's!! Great service and great food! A chance to sit back and relax during your visit to Highlands.

Thank Linda H
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Doug C
21 March 2017|
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.
Steve B
12 April 2015|
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Response from Amanda S | Property representative |
Resort casual is perfect. Old Edwards is a leisure resort, and you need to be comfortable. Women even wear nice jeans sometimes, or a simple, unfussy dress. Or if you're feeling dressy, that is fine too, but I wouldn't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$38
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Main Street, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
    (4th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-787-2525
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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.
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