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Iron Hen Cafe

908 Cridland Rd, Greensboro, NC 27408-8702
+1 336-617-7105
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (32 reviews)
“grits” (24 reviews)
“egg rolls” (17 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
908 Cridland Rd, Greensboro, NC 27408-8702
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a yummy order of pancakes, bacon was okay nothing special. Very nice servers and all are very friendly. Took awhile to get our food but I am from New York and not used to the laid back vibe.

Thank hershey968
Reviewed 5 days ago

From the looks of this place, you don't expect much but I have learned through the years that sometimes places like this sometimes have the best foods. This was pretty good and it met my expectations. Staff was friendly and decor was simple but gave...More

Thank JBChipper
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ate brunch at Iron Hen and despite the small restaurant and the amount of people waiting to be seated, we had great service and really good food. The dishes are unique and a little different than anything I'd make at home.

Thank GNRoney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've eaten here twice, and the food and value never fail to impress. This time I was driving out-of-town, so was unable to take advantage of their wonderful Bloody Mary.

Thank raymondbR1563KO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Iron Hen's Farm-to-Table menu has something for everyone. The food was the freshest I've eaten since I spent the weekend on my college roommate's family farm 30 years ago! The atmosphere is like a bright country kitchen and the clientele is age and race...More

Thank barby0ung
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here with a colleague. Service was great, the food was delicious. It is a great find in Greensboro.

Thank GaCoGirl
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Great place - always packed because it's serves fresh and delicious food. Try the pimento sandwich, incredible... friendly service, great setting, not tricked out or pretentious food...

Thank Flyby0161
Reviewed 14 May 2017

On our way home I had one restaurant left to visit on my list of must eat locations that a friend had shared with me. And I am so happy that I made it to the Iron Hen Cafe! The service was friendly and the...More

Thank Chef Dennis L
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

VERY friendly and quick. First class you food! Had the poached egg on a grilled burger. Home brewed iced tea at an outside table. Offered iced tea to-go cups.

Thank Laurel M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I can't say enough about their fruit served with breakfast. Pecan pancakes are great... Better than Cracker Barrel. Great selection of coffee.

Thank cooler_designer
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Jean G
12 August 2015|
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Response from Wendy R | Reviewed this property |
There is a lunch/supper menu. Go to the iron hen website, click on menus tab, then you click on lunch and supper tab. They have salads, sandwiches, shrimp & grits, mac & cheese, salmon, catfish and more; pasta, fries, okra... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 908 Cridland Rd, Greensboro, NC 27408-8702
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-617-7105
We are an owner-operated coffee shop, cafe, and catering company, with an award-winning chef. We serve organic, fair trade coffee; local, seasonal, and sustainable food daily. It is our mission to connect the food we serve to the farm it came from and to the people at our tables. We favor organic and North Carolina grown, but make concessions in both areas in order to highlight other farmers and producers with time-honored methods and very good products. We pride ourselves in being responsible both locally and globally, by recycling, reducing waste, and insuring all disposable products are eco-sound. We look forward to exchange between chef/staff and community in order to grow, and to meet the needs of those we serve.
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