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Lone Star Cafe & Bar

$$ - $$$Steakhouse, ,
484 George St, North Dunedin, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-474 1955
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
484 George St, North Dunedin, Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time here tonight and certainly a very enjoyable experience. The food was delicious, and after waiting a while, it arrived. Then they offer a free dessert because they were quite busy. Most unexpected, but very nice. Lovely service. How many other places offer a...More

Thank Bernard K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a large group on a couple of occasions. Food not real cheap, but plentiful and delicious. The rooms are a little noisy as acoustics not the best. Staff were friendly and efficient with being obvious.

Thank Arthur C
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great night. The food was really tasty and there was plenty of it. The staff were polite and friendly. A really nice place to have a meal.

Thank sharoncS910AP
Reviewed 30 July 2018

When we visit Dunedin to see our son and other Uni friends and family members who are flatting, we almost always come to the Lone Star! That's cos the kids always appreciate the big feed that's shouted by us and the drink at the bar...More

Thank juliehM1177PO
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Staff very friendly but the restaurant was very busy and you felt rushed. Meals are expensive and come out far too large. I left more than I actually ate. There must have been half a plate of mash potatoes. The fish I had was great....More

Thank Jayne019
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Have always loved coming here, staff are friendly and the meals are so generous. Love that it's kid friendly too....makes my life as a mum a lot easier! Always come here when I'm in Dunedin.

Thank Angela F
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Great service at the bar . For dinner I had the special of lamb rack (Lamborghini) although I had to ask several times what the special was as the waitress was pretty busy it was worth asking . Lamb was cooked beautifully on a tasty...More

Thank RachelS6347
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Good friendly service, food was very quick and delicious it does get busy on a Saturday night they turned a couple of groups away because it was full so it would pay to book in advance

Thank NigelT593
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Food was good, service was slow and needed to remind waitress we where waiting on drinks , been many times and service tonight at the lower end on scale

Thank Rijacnz
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Have been here before and as per normal. Great service and great tastey, over sized food. People friendly and were will be back

Thank ScottyMack2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 484 George St, North Dunedin, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-474 1955
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The Lone Star in George Street brings another dimension to dining out in Dunedin - handily located to the University of Dunedin, the Forsyth Barr Stadium and a plethora of motel / hotel accommodation we have the offering to fulfill your entire evening – We are very much looking forward to hosting your visit.
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