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Lone Star Riccarton

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$$ - $$$Steakhouse, ,
Cnr Waimairi And Riccarton Roads, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-943 9434
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Bar, New Zealand, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Cnr Waimairi And Riccarton Roads, Christchurch, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 Sonya Devon W
LSRiccarton, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We booked early as had three kids with us, was seated really quickly and had plenty of space for my 3 year to move around a bit. Drinks and food were bought to us quickly and were great quality and size. Staff were great and...More

Thank Amberlincoln
trevor c, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thanks for dining with us and we love to have the children dine as we are a family restaurant.

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Service was excellent. Great cocktails and vibe. Food was average, but mainly chef shouldn’t have insulted your customer. Anniversary dinner with family about 6.30-7.00pm on Thursday 22 March, I ordered rockin’ ribeye steak with extra mushroom and egg and choice of peppercorn sauce. No peppercorn...More

Thank BaiTaiy
trevor c, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thanks for dining with us. Will look into the Peppercorn sauce. We would of replaced the sauce for free if you weren't happy so sorry if waitress put it through as a charge. I'm sure our Chef was doing his best and had no reason...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Good service. Large tasty meals that came out in good time. Never any room for starters or desserts but some that went past the table looked good

Thank Wendy M
trevor c, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Go on try a desert you can always take it home with you Thankyou for dining with us and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

our seating was in the warmer side of the restaurant but the food and dessert were really good... highly recommended...

Thank dna918
LSRiccarton, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thankyou for dining with us we would love to see you again soon

Reviewed 22 January 2018

The staff were very helpful and we all enjoyed our meals and didn't have to wait very long for them. Children enjoyed the picture to colour in.

Thank vkstanley
trevor c, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Happy Birthday and thanks for choosing to dine with us

Reviewed 14 January 2018

After we were seated I went to the bathroom and when I went in the ladies door there was poos on the floor and seat. After going to another toilet I went back to tell the female waiter and she just laughed and said that...More

Thank brjackson
Lone Star M, Owner at Lone Star Riccarton, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

We will be talking to the staff member concerned and making sure they do attend to any cleaning issues. Thankyou

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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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