Harvest House

Eclectic | Hamburgers | New American | Vegetarian
One of the best

From the highway, Harvest House looks like a roadside cafe/diner. Inside, that’s the way it’s configured. But once you look at the menu, then when you eat what comes from the kitchen, you realize that this restaurant answers to a higher calling.

Nothing is quite what you expect it to be. Shrimp & grits are unusually sweet; fried green tomatoes come as a giant tower blanketed with pimento cheese; smoky ham has a Coca-Cola glaze.

Hamburgers are grand. They are half-pound, hand-pattied Angus beef available topped with pimento cheese, bacon, and caramelized onions or as a “South by Southwest” variation that includes tobacco onion rings and chipotle BBQ sauce. Beef-frowners can have a blackened turkey burger with roasted garlic mayonnaise, onions, and provolone on a sweet potato roll.

A long roster of lunchtime sandwiches includes Reubens, thick-sliced bologna on a sweet potato bun, Cubans, French dips, catfish po boys, and chicken salad that includes cranberries and goat cheese.

Friends of the earth will likely be happy with Harvest House, where meals are described as eco-friendly. That means they are composed of “the freshest and least traveled (local) vegetables, proteins, and other ingredients.”

What to Eat
Harvest House, Fried Green Tomato Tower
Fried Green Tomato Tower
Pimento cheese, bacon & balsamic glaze top a fried green tomato tower.
Harvest House, Cheeseburger
Grass-fed beef makes a brawny, flavorful burger.
Harvest House, Shrimp & Grits
Shrimp & Grits
Shrimp & grits are curiously sweet.
Harvest House, Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie
Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie
Chocolate bourbon pecan pie, gilded with berries
Harvest House, Banana Pudding
Banana Pudding
Banana pudding is like diner food made with higher-quality ingredients
Harvest House, Grouper
Grouper is pan-fried in lemon-wine sauce.
Harvest House, Sweet Potato Fries
Sweet Potato Fries
Nice sweet potato fries to accompany a hamburger
Harvest House, Collard Greens
Collard Greens
Pork-sweet collards reward a good chew.
Harvest House, Dinner Rolls
Dinner Rolls
Dinner begins with elegant little rolls & honey butter.
Directions and Hours
Open Year Round
Meals Served
Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards Accepted
Alcohol Served
Outdoor Seating

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