The food scene in this iconic town keeps getting better; you could stay for a week and still not discover all the great meals! Here are my favorite Pinehurst restaurants for your next trip.

Places to eat

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The following hotels offer great rates, breakfast and some meals are included. Please mention my name and say you would like my Dale Heck realtor discount.
When visiting a new city, one of the most important decisions you make will be where to stay. Grand hotel? Quaint inn? Tourist central or “off the beaten path?” Traveling on a tight budget, or are you planning a special golf outing? Or as is often the case, are you looking for somewhere  in between? There are seemingly endless options for where to stay in Pinehurst and the surrounding Moore County area.  Here’s a guide to just a few.
Elliott’s on Linden ($$$$), Pinehurst, (910) 215-0775
Eclectic Cuisine and Southern Hospitality...just 3-miles from Pinehurst’s the Pinehurst country club. Favorites – Shrimp & Grits, Mark’s signature Rack of Lamb, Plank Roasted Salmon, Onion & Goat Cheese Tart and Anything You Ask Mark to cook. Lunch & Dinner.

Ironwood Café ($$$$), Pinehurst, (910) 255-0000
Great bar, an energetic main dining room and a serene outdoor patio, located on historic Midland Road in Pinehurst. Dinner, Sunday Brunch.

The Ten-Ya ($$), Pinehurst, (910) 255-1085
Awesome Sushi right in the heart of Pinehurst. The sushi is all fresh. Staff Favorites – the Tuna Roll & the Tempura Shrimp Appetizer, the Bar. Lunch & Dinner.

The Carolina Dining Room at Pinehurst ($$$$), Pinehurst, (910) 235-8434.
Located in the Carolina Hotel, one of the favorite landmarks in Pinehurst. Lunch & Dinner.

Pinehurst Pizza ($$), 15 McIntyre Rd, Pinehurst, (910) 255-0088
Pizza, steak sandwiches and beer located in The Pinehurst Village. Lunch & Dinner.

Nina’s Classic Cuisine ($$) Pinehurst. (910) 235-4600
Great steaks and seafood. Located in Olmstead Village about two west of the traffic circle on Rt. 211. 

Darling House ($) 40 Chinquapin Rd, Pinehurst (910) 295-3193
Pinehurst. Scottish pub located in the Pinehurst Village. 

Maxies Tap & Grill ($), 35 McIntyre Road, Pinehurst, (910) 420-2181
Pinehurst Village Golf & Sports Bar, Lots of TV’s. Good food is typical bar menu. 

Lunch & Dinner

Brixx Pizza ($), 200 Brucewood Rd, Southern Pines, (910) 365-2000
A few miles south of the Pinehurst traffic circlebehind Outback. Great Pizza, Italian meals and large beer and wine selection at a good price. Lunch & Dinner.

Theo’s Taverna ($$$), Pinehurst, (910) 295-0780
Theo mixes Greek and Italian with more of a slant on Greek. The Bar is one of the best in town. Staff Favorites – Mousaka, the Salmon, any Risotto dish. Lunch & Dinner.

The Holly Inn, Pinehurst (910) 235-8434
The Holly has two restaurants:The Tavern ($$) and The 1895 Grille ($$$$). Both are excellent. The Tavern is open for Lunch and Dinner. The 1895 Grille is open for Dinner only.

Ashten’s ($$$), Southern Pines, (910) 246-3510
​Owner and Chef Ashley Van Camp creates inventive dishes for guests to enjoy in one of three dining areas, each with a unique atmosphere of its own. Dinner Only.

Chef Warren’s Bistro ($$$$), Southern Pines, (910) 692-5240
French Bistro with a twist on gourmet. Staff favorites –Blue Crab Salad, the Grilled Obscenely Large Pork Chop, Brocolini Tempura and Mussels. 

Squires Pub ($$), Southern Pines, (910) 695-1161.
Authentic British Pub voted “Best All Around Restaurant” in Best of Moore Awards. Great beer selection.

195 Eclectic Cuisine ($$$), Southern Pines, (910) 692-7110
Several peoples favorite restaurant. Staff favorites – Caesar Salad with Shrimp or Chicken, Chicken Curry, any of the Fish and Chocolate Pudding. 

Lunch & Dinner

Beefeaters ($$), Southern Pines, (910) 692-5550
Great salad bar. Large selection of steaks and seafood. 

Corfu Taverna ($$), Southern Pines, (910) 693-1839
Authentic Greek cuisine downtown Southern Pines. Staff favorites – Spanikopeta, Greek Salad with Salmon, Seafood Special of the Day.

Bonefish Grill, Tripps, Outback, Chili’s, Brixx, Ruby Tuesday, Applebees, Southern Prime Steakhouse, Full Moon Oyster Bar Steakhouse, Texas Roadhouse, Mt, Fugi – Chain restaurants a short drive of the Pinehurst Village. 

Pinehurst Village Breakfast/Lunch

​Villager Deli ($), Pinehurst. (910) 295-1005
Great breakfast and lunch eatery. Your favorite sandwich just the way you like it, Chili, Quiche of the Day. Lunch, Breakfast on Monday-Saturdays.

Lady Bedford’s Tea Parlour ($), 21 Chinquapin Rd, Pinehurst, (910) 255-0100
Located in the heart of the PinehurstVillage “Delightful and restful place for breakfast lunch”. Breakfast & Lunch.

​Linda’s Pinehurst Cafe ($), 225 McCaskill Road, Pinehurst, (910) 295-3292.
Great breakfast and lunch in the Pinehurst Village. Breakfast & Lunch.


Thinking About buying a property in the Moore County area? Call Dale at (910) 528.4652 for free area tour of Pinehurst, golf course communities, equestrian communities, or the Fort Bragg area.

Local dining spots

If you want to spend a few hours with some friends or even meet some new friends, view local watering holes and dining spots below! One of my favorite local restaurants is Brixx Pizza!

where to stay?

View my list of great hotels below. The hotels offer great rates, breakfast and some meals are included. Mention my name and say you would like my realtor discount!