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332 Main Street, Highlands, NC 28741
+1 828-526-4429
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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International, Mediterranean, Fusion, Wine Bar, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
332 Main Street, Highlands, NC 28741
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Cyprus
1. Signature Drinks
"some bodacious signature cocktails which were an awesome start"
Joseph S
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2. Excellent recommendation
"Food was phenomenal. Definitely try the basil calamari"
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3. Each Bite a Bit of Love
"dining experience that feeds your heart as well as your tummy, Cyprus"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An overall bad experience. After making a reservation on open table they kept us waiting and the hostesses seemed to not know what was going on. There were a ton of available tables too. One gal asked if we needed help then she left us...More

Thank eingrish
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I fell in love with this place while visiting Highlands. A terrific and unique concept offering dishes from around the world on the same menu. One night I was in France and she was in Italy. The next night she’s in Thailand...More

1  Thank Gary A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to sit and socialize while enjoying a great meal. We were treated like family and look forward to our next visit. Savanna was our waitress and she was awesome. She made sure our meals were exactly as we had ordered and she catered...More

Thank mick5532017
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had great fish of the day, Tile, but right before us. Service and food were excellent. As was the wine. Will did a great job of taking care of us. Thomas, the chef, not only entertained us with his delicious food, but we got to...More

Thank TSK12
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had the fish and it was the size of the top of a soda can. I asked to speak to the manager but no one came. I ate at the bar and watched them prepare the food. No one seemed interested in the customers...More

Thank Ray488
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I stopped here on our way home from Cashiers for a late lunch. There where not many people in the restaurant which is shocking because the food, wine, and service was superb! Caleb our server answered our questions and even got me...More

Thank Ashley G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I entered Cyprus without a reservation and the hostess said she could seat me. A woman from the bar area came to tell me she couldn't seat me as "the kitchen is backed up." This is roughly 9 PM and one would think it would...More

Thank JeffFlorida
Clinton O, Manager at Cyprus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Having a Reservation is Highly recommended in Highlands. Especially this time of year. It's unfortunate that you did not receive any services from us, yet left a low rating review. Please feel free make a reservation with us, I'm sure we can impress a better...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rubén Muńoz was AMAZING. He was helpful with explaining the meals on the menu. Everything we ate was delicious!!! The atmosphere coupled with incredible service AND food will be one our family will look forward to when we return again!

Thank thaniawebbtw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our server Kiki was the bomb dot com and the food was beyond great. All homemade farm to table. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We Had A Wonderful Dinner and Experience. The Atmosphere is Very Quaint and The Outdoor Bar and Seating Area is The Place to be. Our Server's Name was Will The Locals Call Him Sparky Absolutely Ask For Him He Was Outstanding!!!

Thank d2dlm
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Questions & Answers
5 June 2017|
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Response from James R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have an outdoor rooftop which is nice and would work if available and weather cooperates. Fressers has great lunch with outdoor seating only. Dogs are welcome. Lunch only.
Cheri G
8 August 2016|
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Response from Clovette1010 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, plus full bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Main Street, Highlands, NC 28741
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 828-526-4429
  • E-mail
Award Winning Chef Nicholas Figel and Daniel Lefebvre introduce destination quality International Cuisine to Highlands, NC. In the Cyprus open kitchen, we take our inspiration from peasant foods and traditional cuisines from around the world. We hand harvest our vegetables and shop the ethnic markets to deliver authentic and traditional International flavors. We feature a unique regional menu, written and executed each day in the Cyprus kitchen, always by hand, and always using time honored, traditional cooking methods. The dining room is relaxing, inclusive, and a great place to enjoy great food and good times with friends. Cyprus International Cuisine, The most exciting dining destination in Highlands
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