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Ironwood Cafe

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2176 Midland Rd, Southern Pines, NC 28387
910-255-0000
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5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 100
    Excellent
  • 54
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
One of the best in the area

Great atmosphere especially on the patio. Fine dining, food was very good, wine too. Always busy. A bit pricey for Pinehurst.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
KipperKain
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tulsa
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Large groups
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tulsa
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Great atmosphere especially on the patio. Fine dining, food was very good, wine too. Always busy. A bit pricey for Pinehurst.

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charleston,wv
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Had not been in this building since it was a local fine art and crafts store.....What a remake! We were celebrating my father-in-law's 90th birthday. The staff was extremely friendly, the menu was diverse and eclectic, presentation was excellent and the food absolutely delicious all the way around! They even brought a surprise birthday dessert! Will definitely return!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Have to give this a fair rating just because of our experience. Nice decor, starting with the front bar, to the dining area, and a nice outdoor dining area, which we would have used if it wasn't 96 outside. Once crowded inside the ding area got quite warm. Server was stretched a little thin and barely got water refills. Food... More 

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Since we live in Pinehurst, my companion and I have frequented Ironwood Cafe numerous times. We take advantage of "early bird" dining for several reasons. The menu is so varied and the prices are great. Last night I noticed the dining patrons. A real mixture of young and older. Families,which included children and grandparents, tables of 6-10 celebrating happy occasions... More 

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Bradenton
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I cannot believe these reviews. This place may be beautiful when you drive up. But be aware!!!! The happy hour prices are only if you order a soup or salad and don't order the bowl because it has to be a cup???? Complete false and misleading promotion! The bread was burnt, the soup was cold, the seabass was burnt. And... More 

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with a varied menu of dishes. Never a problem to find something you'd like, hard to make a choice.chef Nathan does an excellent job in keeping the specials varied and the menu changes often enough to keep it interesting. I love to sit in the bar which is a busy local watering hole.Beautiful bartenders Val and Jackie always... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We loved the Ironwood Cafe. Our table of 6 was located out doors under a tent on the patio. The service was great and each one of us throughly enjoyed our dinner.

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Lexington, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

First time in the Pinehurst area. Several locals recommended this restaurant and how correct they were!!!! Great service along with great food. There is a young man working at the restaurant named Cruise that has a great personality and is a huge plus for the restaurant. We will dine there again when we return to this beautiful area.

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Smyrna, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

This is great restaurant in the Pinehurst area. We had Seabass and enjoyed it along with the mashed potatoes and finished the meal off with crème brûlée and coffee. Interestingly enough, there is a garden outback but it appears there's no one who knows how to attend it properly. The basil needs fertilizer and the garden looks like it needs... More 

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Came by with the family for an early dinner and was surprised by the great prices and food available for the early bird. Really looking forward to returning.

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Additional Information about Ironwood Cafe

Address: 2176 Midland Rd, Southern Pines, NC 28387
Phone Number: 910-255-0000
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Southern Pines
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2176 Midland Rd, Southern Pines, NC 28387
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Southern Pines
  • Phone Number: 910-255-0000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?