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Ironwood Cafe

2176 Midland Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28387-2927
+1 910-255-0000
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2176 Midland Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28387-2927
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit Pinehurst in January annually and had lunch on a Saturday. The lunch crowd was light at 12:30 and our waitress was attentive. There was a brunch menu in addition to lunch menu. I did not see mention of that in reviews or on...More

Thank Traci R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My meals at Ironwood are always great their ceaser dressing is amazing. My favorite meal is the ironwood kebab are always so good. Service has been excellent every time!

Thank Larjly
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit and it was even better than the first !! Such a variety and it’s hard to believe that each dish has been perfected and delivered hot, fresh and so very flavorful ! Their signature lobster bisque is awesome but so...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

A gem located among pine trees with gravel driveways. Favored by locals and the golfing crowd from the many nearby golf courses. Locals use it for special occasions. The golfers for a better and different meal than their country clubs offer. Pricey but fits in...More

Thank MRRomanSC
Reviewed 29 November 2017

This restaurant always impresses me with its delicious food, wonderful service, and lovely patio. Brunch is available on Sunday. There is also an "Early Bird" offering during the week, but contact the restaurant for times. The calamari is one of my favorite appetizers and the...More

Thank priscillag2u
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Very romantic spot for dinner! We ate outside...lights were dim...they had portable heaters, which weren't needed the night we went. The outdoor fountain was a nice touch...gurgling softly in the backgound. Our waitress was personable, attentive and professional. The food was prompt and VERY tasty!...More

Thank Tre H
Reviewed 13 November 2017

I don't know that you could ask more from a dining experience. The atmosphere was great. Service was spot on. The food - wow! One of the best meals I have ever had. You can not go wrong with any dish here! The pairings were...More

1  Thank Laura F
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Very close to a 5-star rating. We took an extended family of 7 to dine here and the service, atmosphere, and seating were outstanding. The filet and salmon entrees were outstanding and the kabobs were good but not as good as the other entrees. All...More

Thank CoalOhio
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Pricey food, very tasty but limited menu choices. They grow all the herbs they use in food prep. Birthday dessert provided, too.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We were in Pinehurst home shopping and were told of the Ironwood Cafe. What a wonderful place, food was great, service excellent and a lovely environment. We will become requlars!

Thank Bob Y
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Lori S
8 April 2017|
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Response from Roy C | Reviewed this property |
Well, on Mother's Day, I pointed out to my wife a guy at the next table who was wearing a T shirt and shorts. I did not think it was appropriate, not on Mother's Day, but who am I?
Patti B
6 July 2016|
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Response from Bucky53 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea, but it's always best to call ahead to any restaurant to make a reservation.
26 June 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2176 Midland Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28387-2927
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Pinehurst
  • Phone Number: +1 910-255-0000
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