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Ironwood Cafe

2176 Midland Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28387-2927
+1 910-255-0000
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (33 reviews)
“steak” (41 reviews)
“kabobs” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2176 Midland Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28387-2927
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For over my ten years of experience, the Ironwood continues to hit it out of the park with consistently excellent food offerings, and over the top service

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovey place for a delicious meal in Pinehurst! Great menu with lots of choices. I especially liked the brunch menu on the weekend.

Thank kbluemke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere is pleasant and the patio/garden would be pleasant to sit and enjoy your meal and the outside if it was not pouring rain. Regardless of the rain we were seated outside, under what was supposed to protect us from the light rainfall. They...More

Thank June D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would rate 4.5 stars if allowed. Good food, great ambiance and priced accordingly! Worth to visit.

Thank fabiop1974
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, very reasonable prices and not too early in the evening. Attentive server. Save room for dessert.

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place for lunch is the worst.. salad salmon $21.00 total ripoff piece of salmon small.. you just lost some big dinner clients.. Never agsib

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Place is unique food always better than average just spent my 11th time here so obviously I like it Atmosphere is relaxed or you can see the suit and tie crowd. Steaks are prepared to your likes... sides are also above average

Thank Craig K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time in Southern Pines amd visit this restaurant. Excellent food. A bit formal but ok.

Thank estebanc983477
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ironwood uses locally sourced and homegeown herbs and greens. Their steaks were done to perfection. The waitstaff was attentive and knowlegable. But you MUST try their homemade mozzarella. Devine!!!! Drinks are inventive without being “throw any and everything” in some alcohol and give it a...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Just average. Certainly nothing special. Very disappointed. We had appetizer, salad, dinner and dessert. The salads were excellent but that’s the only course that was good. Very surprised that it’s ranked #2 in Pinehurst by Trip Advisor, not warranted. Service was very poor and the...More

Thank rba1956
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Questions & Answers
Seth K
22 June 2018|
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Response from tomf451 | Reviewed this property |
A little steep. Really good food though.
Lori S
8 April 2017|
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Response from Roy C | Reviewed this property |
Well, on Mother's Day, I pointed out to my wife a guy at the next table who was wearing a T shirt and shorts. I did not think it was appropriate, not on Mother's Day, but who am I?
Patti B
6 July 2016|
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Response from Bucky53 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea, but it's always best to call ahead to any restaurant to make a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2176 Midland Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28387-2927
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Pinehurst
  • Phone Number: +1 910-255-0000
  • E-mail
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