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The Iron Horse Restaurant and Tavern

24 S Andrews Ave, Hot Springs, NC 28743-9213
+1 866-402-9377
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (43 reviews)
“trout” (24 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 S Andrews Ave, Hot Springs, NC 28743-9213
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Reviewed September 27, 2016

We had excellent service for our group of 18. The food was excellent and the atmosphere was very pleasant

Thank debbied4252016
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

This place is pretty good. It is a little pricey. But everything I've had here has been good, except the steak. The meat was fine, but they seem to have difficulty cooking it or know temperatures. I go medium rare, and am yet to get...More

Thank harley4life
Reviewed September 18, 2016

There are not a lot of choices in the small town of Hot Springs, so we ate here twice during our stay. The sides a little small. My twice baked potato had stayed in the warmer a little too long. But the mains were good:...More

Thank travelway
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Anything goes in terms of dress. As in very casual. We need our meals to be gluten free and dairy free. They could do the trout for us with sides of Cole slaw and a side salad ( honey mustard or oil&vinegar). Attentive service. Nice...More

Thank ncglutenfree
Reviewed September 14, 2016

We love the casual atmosphere. The service has always been great and the food never disappoints. Perfect place for a nice lunch or dinner.

Thank paulachappell
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I just got back from a little R&R in Hot Springs. We spent 2 nights and had appetizers one night and dinner the other night. Great atmosphere - live musicians and not too loud. Appetizers were really good. The spinach and artichoke...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Awesome food and staff. Had their burgers, fried green tomatoes, Mac and cheese and a great locally caught trout dish!

Thank Ryan E
Reviewed September 11, 2016

We rode our motorcycle over to Hot Springs from Maggie Valley and stopped at the Iron Horse for an afternoon lunch. We had chicken panini sandwiches which were delicious. My husband had a cup of mushroom soup, which was excellent. He wished he had a...More

Thank kmcphil
Reviewed September 7, 2016

I couldn't eat the bread. It was just too much. I did eat every bite of the fish and fries. I really liked the setting. The service was quick and friendly. I would eat there again and recommend it to a friend.

Thank Windell P
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Loved the quality of the ingredients. ..the beef was fresh and they provided large portions. Sweet potato fries were wonderful! A+

Thank angelbod
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September 3, 2016|
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Response from Beth B | Reviewed this property |
Lots of vegetable choices, chicken dishes and of course salads.
Katie W
March 23, 2015|
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Response from fiddlestixsfarm | Reviewed this property |
5:00 pm, when we stayed in Hot Springs this year.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 S Andrews Ave, Hot Springs, NC 28743-9213
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 866-402-9377
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