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Lone Star Riccarton

$$ - $$$Steakhouse, ,
Cnr Waimairi And Riccarton Roads, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-943 9434
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
Cnr Waimairi And Riccarton Roads, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

The music at 4:30pm in the empty bar at Riccarton Lone Star was loud enough to prevent a quiet conversation so I asked if it could be turned down. No was the answer from both the bar tender and then the duty manager. I was...More

Thank cjw9nz
trevor c, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am sure we would turn down the music if required.Lone Star provides a atmosphere to enjoy a drink while dining.Im sure you would like music at a function.

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Know what you are getting and therefore a safe option. Attentive staff, good food and the usual maybe a little expensive prices.

Thank Wendy M
trevor c, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Thankyou for your review.Prices are set by our Franchise and are good value for the top product we use.

Reviewed 2 August 2018

We actually went to the new Loan Star at the Spitfire centre by the airport. We had Johnny Cash Stash and it was absolutely delicious. Beautifully presented too. The staff were really nice and friendly and welcoming. The meal was served quite quickly and the...More

Thank Kim O
trevor c, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Thanks for your review Spitfire does have its own page.

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Went to redeem my birthday voucher & got our favorite dishes : 🐽 ribs & 🐑 shanks. The dishes sizes r so generous & the waitress’ Service were superb. - I love the new LoneStar loyalty app. It offers great rewards especially the birthday offer....More

Thank fidelianz
trevor c, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Great to hear the app is working well. Make sure all the kids birthdays are on to get there birthday vouchers

Reviewed 2 July 2018

Like most people in Christchurch the Lone Star is a resturant that you usually know what you are going to get both with food and service and is generally comfortable to dine at but on Saturday I took my work mates (14 people) there to...More

Thank Ken S
trevor c, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Yes we did have a few problems this night with a very full restaurant. Ken has been contacted and the problems encountered we have learned from.

Reviewed 13 June 2018

My favourite Lone Star!! Awesome service and the meals are always very fast. Always enjoy my food, the ribs are amazing!!

Thank P3285BXkellyp
LSRiccarton, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thankyou for your review. Our ribs a famous and very popular Look forward to seeing you in again soon

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We dined here the other night. It was busy and the service wasn’t too bad. We had the garlic cob loaf for starters, and I tell you it was very good and so delicious that we ordered another one. It took a while for our...More

Thank Pauliqld
LSRiccarton, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thanks for dining with us at Lone Star.Our ribs are world famous and we are happy you enjoyed them. Good to see staff were on to the problem and made everything rite. We look forward to having you dine again soon.

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Longest wait for table and meals. Arrived at 530 seated at 620pm Main meals ordered but took another hour to turn up. Waitress also forgot ordered drinks and children's desserts we finally finished dinner at 830!! With kids. Not great service. Food was good. Kids...More

Thank SonyaDevonW
LSRiccarton, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

School holidays bring lots of families in to dine we apologise for any delays. Will look at the lighting levels and adjust. Thankyou for choosing Lone Star and we will work on the points you have raised.

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I visited the Lone Star on Sunday night 13/04/18 Started off ok with a 10 min wait for a table. Got seated in the restaurant waited 5 min to have my order taken all good. After 50 min i had decided i was leaving if...More

Thank MosgielGolfer
trevor c, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Hi Ron You can email me at trevorc@lonestar.co.nz The lamb racks are weighted when they arrive into 250g portions. Lamb does take longer to cook and apologies for the longer wait

Reviewed 3 April 2018

Food was excellent and big portions, we couldn't get the desserts because we were so full and satisfied. Highly recommend the sticky pork ribs yumm!! Service was slightly slow maybe due to short staff on Easter Friday but at least they don't charge holiday surcharge...More

Thank Lizzy T
LSRiccarton, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Our ribs are just one of our famous dishes and come in 3 different sizes. Come back and try our deserts they are Devine Thankyou for dining with us and we never charge a surcharge on public holidays

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Waimairi And Riccarton Roads, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-943 9434
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