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Mon, 3/18

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings

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Seasonal Fresh Fruit Plate
With housemade yogurt
Traditional Steel-Cut Irish Oatmeal
Garnished with mixed berry jam
Madison's Housemade Granola
With whole or skim milk
Smoked Carolina Trout
On whole grain bagel with artisan cream cheese and traditional condiments
Buttermilk, Blueberry or Chocolate Chip Pancakes
Thick Cut Sally Lunn French Toast
With powdered sugar, lemon curd and berry compote
Housemade Buttermilk Biscuits
With country sausage gravy
Country Breakfast Staub
Grilled housemade breakfast sausage, crispy potato, wilted greens, poached eggs, gravy
Spicy Fried Chicken and Buttermilk Biscuits
With Benton’s bacon jam and bourbon maple syrup
Two Farm Eggs Any Style
With cheddar grits, Benton’s country bacon and choice of toast
Crispy Crab Cake Eggs Benedict
On toasted English muffin, wilted greens, garden herb hollandaise
Omelets served with sally lunn or whole wheat toast
Farmers Omelet
Pork sausage, cured ham, potatoes, roasted peppers, cheddar and scallions
Garden Omelet
Spinach, tomatoes, shiitake mushrooms, goat cheese and fresh herbs
Buttermilk Biscuit or Toast
Cinnamon Bun, Croissant or Muffin
Bagel with Cream Cheese
Cup of Fruit
Cup of Berries
Housemade Plain Yogurt
One Egg Any Style
Anson Mills Cheddar Grits
Roasted Potato Rosti
Al Benton's Country Bacon
Old Edwards Coffee or Tea
Café Latte
Orange Juice, Grapefruit Juice, Cranberry
Bloody Mary
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.)
US$6 - US$38
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
American, Wine Bar
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We always love this place. It’s has a wonderful atmosphere and great service. The food is superb! We celebrated our anniversary with the chocolate soufflé.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bamberl
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was delicious, the service was excellent and very friendly, and the atmosphere was wonderful. At must for your trip.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Paulette M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Central location, great atmosphere, good but inconsistent service, and good but inconsistent food. Good wine selection. Our favorite "shrimps with grits" can be rich, flavorful and adequate but recently it was a an extremely small portion of grits (that all guests at our table had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bittmann2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Let’s starts by saying that while we didn’t stay at the Inn is beautiful! Perfect compliment to picturesque Highlands, NC. Dinner was great, we felt as ease throughout our dinner. We arrived before the Christmas tourist season but the area and restaurant was still active...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dani604109
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my oldest, and his daughter after we went by Bridal Veil Falls. Had not been to Madison’s in at least twenty years. It is still as elegant as it was, and the exquisite service and superb food and drink gave me such intense pleasure...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LtRogerWilco
Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

The wife had a terrific glazed pork chop which was truly extraordinary. I had the beef which was just fine but not superb. Service was friendly and timely.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MountainMan30523
Reviewed 24 January 2019

A truly personalized dining experience. Garrett, the restaurant manager and sommelier, gave us several recommendations to accompany our dinner selections and did not disappoint with their dessert!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank CourtneyLeighNC
Reviewed 15 January 2019

Perfect place to start my 70th birthday celebration. Great food, service and atmosphere. The Old Edwards Inn is gorgeous. First time in the Highlands and fell in love with this area.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jlassater
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

We live in Highlands and have lunch several times at Madison’s, but this was our first dinner. It was fantastic. We know a bit about wine and had narrowed our selection to two Rhône wines. The Sommelier came buy and let us know they were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank djdyal
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Wonderful dinning experience. The staff was very attentive, but not pushy. Two of our party had the steak and two the fresh seafood catch, both were outstanding. A definite favorite on our list now.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank richardskippercwhx
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Dale F
10 July 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.
William 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.
13 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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