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Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene

Location and contact

PRICE RANGE
$10 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, big portions tasty like ya momma makes! Great atmosphere and great staff. Maverick fillet is beautiful. Nat rocks!

Date of visit: June 2019
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NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for leaving us a review Scottc! It's great to hear you enjoyed the food so much, the fillet is just one of the delicious steaks we have on offer - come again soon to try another! The Lone Star Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were part of a large group of 20 odd people, and the team at this spot nailed it. quality hearty food delivered in good time at differing intervals. The serving staff were all attentive and friendly, and nothing was too hard. We stayed till...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for leaving us a review Patrick N, its awesome to know you had such a good night while dining with us! We are lucky enough to have three levels and two bars in our restaurant, so no group is too big for us to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Overall, We found this to be a nice experience. Ribs were tender and steaks were satisfactory. Good service, a little pricey, but still recommend it.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review 820peria, its great to hear when our guests have enjoyed their time with us! We have a large and varied menu with prices ranging from $9.50 to $49.80 so there is something to suit everyone....More

Reviewed May 1, 2019

We had 30 minutes before an appointment, but were spectacularly hungry after a long hike so we rushed in to Lone Star. We were seated right away and our orders were taken within a couple of minutes. We had our food in front of us...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear dfscully, thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Fantastic to hear that you had a lovely lunch visit at the Lone Star. Our lunch service is a lot faster than the usual dinner service but with the same amount of...More

Reviewed May 1, 2019

Went there one night when we couldn't find much else and didn't want to spend too much. Very warm on entry so had to discard quite a few layers. Service was ok and food not too bad.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Annemaree R for your review! Great to hear you had a nice night at the Lone Star. Our friendly staff strive to give all our guests the best experience they can, with tasty dishes and service with a smile. Come see us again soon,...More

Reviewed April 26, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I visited for dinner with no booking. We walked inside and were greeted instantly by a staff member who found us a table within a few minutes despite the place being super busy. We were seated, place our orders and waited around...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear abirf2016, thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Your experience is important to us! We strive to give all our guests the full Lone Star experience - delicious food, the best service, and a great atmosphere. The lamb and beef...More

Reviewed April 17, 2019

The ribs here are fall-off-the-bone delicious, the prawns very good and the salmon tasty. Service was excellent on a very busy night.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jonescwmn, thanks for your review! We love to hear that you enjoyed your dinner at the Lone Star. The ribs are an all time favorite on our menu, loved by travelers from all around the world and our locals. Come back soon for another...More

Reviewed April 9, 2019 via mobile

Menu was quite exciting and had a hard time choosing what to get. Went for the pork ribs. Unfortunately the were far from "fall off the rib" ribs. Even though they tasted good they were chewy. That was disappointing. But service was good and the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review Aerona72, its good to know you enjoyed your time here. Our ribs do not usually disappoint and are a classic menu item at the Lone Star, in fact people come to see us just for...More

Reviewed April 2, 2019

Our tour group met here for a last meal together. While the atmosphere is fun (although hardly typical New Zealand, with all the American cowboys and country singers and all decorating the walls) and the food was good (not great), it was too noisy for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2019

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review nancykinz, all feedback from our guests is valuable to us. We pride ourselves on creating a fun and vibrant atmosphere here at the Lone Star, and although we have an iconic western theme we have...More

Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

All the way from Scotland, and we're served by an excellent Scottish waitress. Good job, Molly, thanks for looking after us so well.More

Date of visit: March 2019
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NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2019

Hi 758billym, thank you for your feedback! All our friendly staff love to ensure a fun night out with great service and delicious food for our guests. We are stoked to hear that this is exactly the kind of experience you had at the Lone...More

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Hi Michael, Thanks for your enquiry and yes we would love to look after you for dinner on Dec 31st. I have put you on our preferential list at 7:30pm on Sat Dec 31st for a 4 pax under the name Michael P. There may be a... More
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