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The Iron Horse Restaurant and Tavern

24 S Andrews Ave, Hot Springs, NC 28743-9213
+1 866-402-9377
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mac and cheese” (26 reviews)
“trout” (27 reviews)
“steak” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 S Andrews Ave, Hot Springs, NC 28743-9213
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed across the street at the Hot Springs Spa. This restaurant is a 2 minute walk from the spa. Great food, drinks and dessert. Beautiful building and nice atmosphere.

Thank AmandaCGuinn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed one night in Hot Springs and asked several locals for the best restaurant. We were told to go to Iron Horse, and I'm glad we did. We first ate a late lunch. I had the Catfish Po-Boy and my wife...More

Thank Nathan G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were taking a drive and ended up going thru Hot Springs around noon time so decided to try out the Iron Horse. We each had a cup of their Chicken White Bean Soup and we shared a Grilled Chicken Panini. Both...More

Thank Pam Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stop after hot springs or a trail hike. Food not fantastic but worth the price and something for everyone. Nice vibe and great service.

Thank sydaver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the food here and the service was amazing! The prices were very affordable. The town is really nice too.

Thank MDickens98
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate twice during our visit. On our first visit we had appetizers only and really enjoyed the Fried Mozarella. The chicken tenders were good. On our second visit, our server, Danielle, was fantastic. It probably wasn't the case but it seemed like she was...More

Thank jiedne
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Food ok, very busy when we were there. Sat at High top and ate, wasnt great, not in good shape and I faced the kitchen by the rest room.

Thank TNACgal
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Had lunch one day and dinner another, Food and service are both great. Server let us sample drafts before ordering. Flour-less chocolate cake was a delight, ribs perfectly spiced and lovely trout. BIG onion rings!

Thank CBG327
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant had great food, good prices, and the staff was very friendly. Tenderest steak I've had in a long time!

Thank VanTasselFamily
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We ate lunch here. The service and food were exceptional. Good selection of local craft beers on tap.

Thank Nicholas M
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3 September 2016|
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Response from Beth B | Reviewed this property |
Lots of vegetable choices, chicken dishes and of course salads.
Katie W
24 March 2015|
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Response from fiddlestixsfarm | Reviewed this property |
5:00 pm, when we stayed in Hot Springs this year.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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: 24 S Andrews Ave, Hot Springs, NC 28743-9213
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 866-402-9377
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