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Ironwood Cafe

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2176 Midland Rd, Southern Pines, NC 28387-2927
+1 910-255-0000
17:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 - 14:00
15:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Arlington, Vermont
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67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were afraid that we would be too warm dining outdoors on a hot day, but their outdoor seating is covered, and they have fans blowing...and a cooling fountain (we received a slight spray!) The menu has many tasty offerings, but we did feel that the prices were a bit high for the quality of some apps and entrees.i.e.- I... More 

Thank melisande
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After my wife participated in a triathlon last Saturday we just wanted an early dinner with no fuss. We got that and a whole lot more. From the glass of wine at the bar, the hostess seating us to the waiter everyone was friendly and accommodating. The Ironwood has a great atmosphere that helps one relax. And the food was... More 

Thank Jim T
Whispering Pines, North Carolina
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147 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had inside reservations for the Mother's Day brunch. The air conditioning was on quite high and both my wife and I were cold, as were our friends. The waitress asked the manager if they could adjust it and soon it was quite comfortable. My friend remarked the buffet was just like being on a cruise ship. The food was... More 

1 Thank Roy C
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92 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ironwood was the perfect oasis for four tired, thirsty and hungry golfers: the commodious restaurant offered spacious outdoor or indoor dining, the craft beer and wine lists were well-curated, and the farm-to-table (a very large herb/vegetable garden was less than 100' from our table) menu was loaded with compelling options. Among our appetizers, the fried soft-shelled crab made with tempura... More 

Thank AnnisquamAdventurer
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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196 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was fun coming here and sitting among the yuppie, money golf crowd. Their food was top notch and would be expected for this type of restaurant. Definitely a special occasion type place.

Thank thegreathawaiian
Midlothian, Virginia
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very well manged restaurant with excellent food and service. We had 18 people and we dined outside where all tables are covered by canopies. Its a large area and they have many tables but the arrangements for our group were great. Our 2 servers were excellent and they took orders and served very quickly. It was just... More 

Beaufort SC
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time there. Ordered Steak Salad with Chicken Soup. Very good attentive staff. I will return. They apparently grow their own herbs and have outside seating. Very attractive Venue.

Thank padwag
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had chicken posole verde and my husband cinnamon coffee rubbed pork tenderloin. Both delicious and actually lighter than I expected. It does get noisy b/c there were a number of large groups which I imagine is common, and it's a very open room. But that's what modern restaurants are like. Also had a nice California Pinot noir from grace... More 

Thank splatbags
Pinehurst, North Carolina
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the one place I'd choose over any other. Whether going to dinner with my husband or lunch with my girlfriends...this is the place I choose.

Thank Wifeandkids
Wilmington, North Carolina
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I moved to the area about ten months ago, and Ironwood Cafe has been on our list of "places to try." Well, we went at the last minute last night. We got there about 8pm (Friday evening), without a reservation, and were immediately seated in the area of our choosing (outside vs inside). I chose outside, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
15:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2176 Midland Rd, Southern Pines, NC 28387-2927
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Southern Pines
  • Phone Number: +1 910-255-0000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?