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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 - 9:00 pm
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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, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 106
    Excellent
  • 58
    Very good
  • 17
    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
Great Choice

Excellent menu and food, very pleasant waitstaff, very nice decor inside and out. We were met by Jordan, the manager, which set the tone for our dinner

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
Richard W
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Greensboro, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
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Greensboro, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Excellent menu and food, very pleasant waitstaff, very nice decor inside and out. We were met by Jordan, the manager, which set the tone for our dinner

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

best steak in the entire Sandhills, they use prime beef. Varied menu, and a good upscale dining experience with professional and friendly servers. Great bar too!

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Our first time. Dinner with several friends. Food was well prepared. Service was a bit slow. Nice place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Traveling on business, we were recommended several local restaurants - great choice! We gathered during the early bird special and were not disappointed with the food or service.

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Southern Pines, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Ironwood is a place I go with family and friends on special occasions, not because it's expensive, but just because it's special. The staff is friendly and makes you feel like you're family. No matter what we choose to eat, it's the best we've had - ever! I try to get there at least twice a year and I'm never... More 

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Hilton Head, SC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

This is hands down one of my favorite places to go. Ever. Best tuna tartare in the world. Amazing steak and the Sea Bass is TO DIE FOR. I am never disappointed here. They also employee some of the worlds best staff!!!! You will regret NOT visiting this place!

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Hattiesburg, MS
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

We were visiting for a golf tournament and heard a couple of people recommend this restaurant. We were surprised by the prices. But it wouldn't have mattered if it had been a real dining experience. We had sea bass, filets, salmon salad and stuffed flounder. For appetizers we had deviled eggs and chef's tasting board. The deviled eggs were the... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Clean restaurant and clean restrooms. Nice atmosphere and tasteful decor. Food good and presentation was great. Loved the open gardens where the chef gets his herbs. Pricey but quality food.

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Southern Pines ,NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Food is always excellent. Acoustics are not good. Ask for a table off to the side or in the back or better yet, sit outside when weather permits. great menu never disappoints. good wine list with generous pour by the glass.

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

We had heard great things about this restaurant so we made reservations. The food was very pricey and not outstanding. It was good but not great. We had eaten at the Bonefish the night before and it was so much better and cheaper. For example, the sea bass was $28.00 at Bonefish and $39.00 at Ironwood. Bonefish was better and... More 

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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: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
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?