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All 4 Mount Lemmon Restaurants

Iron Door At Mt Lemmon Ski Valley

10300 East Ski Run Road, Mount Lemmon, AZ 85619
520 576-1321
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Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Keene, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

Food was warm. Atmosphere was cozy with a stone fireplace. When we were there, they had a minimum charge of $8.00 per person. That was at 1 p.m.

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Jackson, Ohio
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56 reviews 56 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

At the end of Ski Run Road the Iron Gate restaurant is a good place to stop and warm up. Their soup are meals and with the biggest piece of corn bread you have ever seen you will be ready to face the weather outside on any season. Good service too.

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tucson, arizona, USA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Seriously, listen. Take the scenic, incredible drive 20 or so miles up and outside of Tucson to Mt Lemmon. The drive is unbeatable. You pass through the desert landscape that transforms itself into a mountainous dreamscape. Ponderosa pine, birch, aspen...and by the ski slopes you'll find The Iron Door. I take every friend that visits Tucson here for a slice... More 

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Tucson, AZ
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93 reviews 93 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My daughter and I had a wonderful lunch here a few weeks ago. We had to wait about 15 minutes to get a table (it was a Saturday afternoon with great weather). Our waiter was Nelson and he is pretty amusing. I had chicken noodle soup with cornbread and it was very filling and tasted homemade. My daughter had chili... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We go to the Iron Door for breakfast every Mother's Day for the last 17 years. And Nelson has been our server. He is a fun guy that quotes Shakespeare and dazzles the ladies with compliments. And the food is wonderful. German potato salad, crepes, sausage, it's all good! And their lunch sandwiches are excellent too!

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Georgetown, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Take the time to drive up Mt. Lemmon enjoying the awesome scenery and then arrive in time for lunch at the Iron Door. Be fascinated by the change in landscape from the bottom of the hill to the top and then take in the pictures of the skiers in the restaurant. Food was comforting with homey service.

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Peoria, Illinois
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

SO glad we stopped here after a long day of exploring Mt. Lemmon! Chili and cornbread were delicious and my fiancé said his Frau Hunt brat with sauerkraut and a side of black bean bacon beer soup was great as well! Reasonable prizes. Great atmosphere and a nice fire!Fast and friendly service! Definitely stop and eat here before you head... More 

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We had originally came up the mountain (we live local) to get some pie in Summerhaven, but that place closed and the great pies we had heard of moved to the Iron Door Restaurant, which is just south of the parking lot. It's not that obvious, so if you cross over to the ski lift and shop (s) you could... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

aborday, They went out of their way to make me, my wife and my , 7mo baby feel right at home, heck they even made her a bubble wrap highchair it was so cute! Amazing and delicious appetizers, samwhiches and even cobbler! Super friendly and we will be back! Thanks Again- The Swiderski Family

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Tucson, Arizona
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Iron Door, more like Iron Curtain. Are they so secluded on the mountain that they can not get a delivery of fresh ingredients? They sure had their pantry stocked with "stuff in cans". Avoid the following: Jay's Overpriced Frozen chicken breast sandwich with fake grill marks. Famous chili was,well, infamous. Turkey ruben looked like someone made it, put it on... More 

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Address: 10300 East Ski Run Road, Mount Lemmon, AZ 85619
Phone Number: 520 576-1321
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Mount Lemmon
Cuisine: American

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