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Wolfgang's Restaurant & Wine Bistro

474 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
+1 828-526-3807
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cajun & Creole, American, German, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
474 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Wolfgang's Restaurant & Wine Bistro
1. Best of Wine Spectator
"The wine list is full of fantastic bottles, library vintages"
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2. Award Winning Chef Wolfgang
"also nice when the Chef comes the table to ask you how your meal was."
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3. Specials Occasions, Rehearsals
"worked to make it the joyous event it turned out to be"
Edith W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying basically across the street at the Old Edwards Inn, on Main St in Highlands, NC, and had asked the Concierge to arrange dining for two of our nights, off of the Old Edwards Inn property. The first of those off-property dinners was...More

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank The_Loup_Garou
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed dinner at Wolfgang’s at the recommendation of a family member. It was everything we had heard! The citrus salad which was a starter and the grilled shrimp with risotto entree were both perfect. Their coffee was also very good and since it was...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank 3x5
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Wonderful evening at Wolfgang‘s! Food was delicious, service was great, and the atmosphere was simply more then we could ask for.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank garnetal
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We made our reservations a few weeks in advance. They have a savory menu with a great wine list! The servers are knowledgeable and friendly. My husband had the beef short ribs, they were wonderful and rich! I choose the seasonal special of shrimp with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank josie2671
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We loved this place. Larger than expected but rooms are small and cozy! Fireplace was nice! Shrimp and grits were amazing! Unique drinks! Friendly staff! Great pick!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank hungryboss
Reviewed 2 November 2018

We arrived on a rainy Wednesday night and were seated promptly. Our waitress was very friendly and we enjoyed our meal. While everything was good, I didn't get any wow factor. That is why I rated Wligang's as a 4 rather than a five.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ponziUsa
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Tough getting a reservation but we got one. It was late but thats fine. My wife and I along with our granddaughter had a fabulous meal. steaks all around and without a doubt we all were completely satisfied. Service and all staff awesome. Thanks and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Our group of 26 visited on October 17. Some restaurants really don’t care to deal with large groups and may require a set (short) menu, or other restrictions. We had made reservations in April as we know this is a very busy time in Highlands....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Susan H
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Our total experience was exceptional ... atmosphere is appropriate for fine dining in a mountain casual setting. Service was attentive, knowledgeable and willing to help our party of six navigate the menu. Gluten free friendly ... wife ordered the schnitzel (gluten free) and the chef...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We had had dinner at wolfgangs for our anniversary and it did not disappoint. The service from the moment we walked in was on point. We started with the fried brie and walnuts, which was excellent and not overly fried to still allow for the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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6 May 2018|
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Response from bogartsmama2018 | Reviewed this property |
No. You see various dress.
Linda M
17 August 2017|
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Response from bogartsmama2018 | Reviewed this property |
To get the time & date you want, I would call several months ahead for those summer visits.
Becky S
3 April 2017|
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Sorrry. We do not have one Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$38
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 474 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741-8447
    (South 5th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-526-3807
  • E-mail
Internationally recognized Chef Wolfgang invites you to dine in his garden pavilion or by the fireside in a historic home. Nestled amongst the rhododendrons on the historic main street of Highlands. . Wolfgang's is the recipient of the Wine Spectator's "Best of Award of Excellence" for the past years, our wine list features over 800 wines. Eclectic Contemporary American Cuisine with a New Orleans flair, Seafood and Steaks. . "Our State" magazine named Wolfgang's Restaurant & Wine Bistro the place you must eat in Macon County. Featured in Southern Living, Southern Accents, WNC Magazine, and Outside Magazine. Chef Wolfgang Green was the Executive Chef for the Brennan Family of Commander's Palace. Elected Member of Academy of Chefs Certified Executive Chef Member Texas Culinary Olympic Team Voted Jamaican and Texas Chef of the Year and Chaine des Rotisseurs.
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