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Iron Door At Mt Lemmon Ski Valley

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10300 East Ski Run Road, Mount Lemmon, AZ 85619
+1 520-576-1321
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Hours:
Mon 10:30 am - 4:30 am
Thu - Fri 10:30 am - 4:30 am
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 4:30 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: The restaurant is located atop the Catalina Mountains and gives a warm...
The restaurant is located atop the Catalina Mountains and gives a warm home style feeling. With the fireplace crackling in the back round one might think they were in a lodge in a major skiing area. Casual dining, family friendly..
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    Very good
  • 14
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  • 8
    Poor
  • 17
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Our family of five people today had a wonderful time at the iron door. The food, especially the chili and the turkey reuben were extraordinary. Bratwurst and soup were excellent. They were delivered with fantastic corn bread! Our server, Barbara, was fun and full of interesting facts. She really... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
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Tucson
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Tucson
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Our family of five people today had a wonderful time at the iron door. The food, especially the chili and the turkey reuben were extraordinary. Bratwurst and soup were excellent. They were delivered with fantastic corn bread! Our server, Barbara, was fun and full of interesting facts. She really helped add to the ambience of the restaurant. The only caution... More 

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Chula Vista, California
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We went Saturday morning for breakfast. My fiancé, who has a service dog and I were all there. We walked in, and the hostess (semi tall, Caucasian girl with short hair and glasses, in case management is reading) asked us if we wanted to sit outside or inside. We chose outside due to Tucson being 100 degrees and Mt. Lemmon... More 

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We're local and decided to change things up. Glad we did. Chili and corn bread are excellent. German potato salad and sausage plate are great. View is awesome. And then we had pie. We miss the pie place on Mt Lemmon but these guys more than cover a great pie. New best place to get a great slice of pie.... More 

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Issaquah, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Great menu and yummy selections. DOG FRIENDLY!!! We sat outside in front of a great views of the chair lift and watched the hummingbirds squabble over the feeders. I had the German selection which was super delicious! They have cornbread that is more like dessert! Highly recommend!

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Tucson
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Really good eating, with a wonderful view, being right across from the ski lift. A varied menu, with some of the best pie I have ever eaten. Nice family restaurant, withindoor and outdoor seating

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Florence, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Mt Lemmon is a beautiful place but the Iron Door was a disaster. Our server was very annoying with his ranting about things we did not understand. We were seated outside in dirty plastic tables and chairs. While walking thru the restaurant we noticed the dingy plastic tablecloths that looked dirty. We ordered our food and our silverware was dirty.... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

This was the off season which may have influenced the lack of attention to customers. The menu had a good selection of items but nothing special. The broccoli cheese soup tasted like it had been mixed from a cardboard box and was awful. I would wait to eat once I was back in Tucson.

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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed the view, the food, service and decent prices for what we got. Recommended stop for all Mt Lemmon visitors instead of other dining locations.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The service is Beyond horrible!!!! I get that it is at the top of a mountain so people will go anyway. We waited 15 min before anyone came to greet us at our table. Than when the waitress did she was rather rude. We ordered and our food came out quick but for get asking for anything you need or... More 

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I have been to this restaurant a couple of times and I always go back because it is a great place. The mountains and the scenery are gorgeous. The food has always been very good and they have one of the best cornbread I have ever had. I will for sure go back many more times, any time I want... More 

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Additional Information about Iron Door At Mt Lemmon Ski Valley

Address: 10300 East Ski Run Road, Mount Lemmon, AZ 85619
Phone Number: +1 520-576-1321
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Mount Lemmon
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 4:30 am
Monday 10:30 am - 4:30 am
Thursday 10:30 am - 4:30 am
Friday 10:30 am - 4:30 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:30 am
Average Prices: USD 8 - 10
Cuisine: German, American

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10300 East Ski Run Road, Mount Lemmon, AZ 85619
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Mount Lemmon
  • Phone Number: +1 520-576-1321

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 10
  • Cuisine: German, American

Description

The restaurant is located atop the Catalina Mountains and gives a warm home style feeling. With the fireplace crackling in the back round one might think they were in a lodge in a major skiing area. Casual dining, family friendly..
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:30 am
Monday
10:30 am - 4:30 am
Thursday
10:30 am - 4:30 am
Friday
10:30 am - 4:30 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:30 am

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