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Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown Restaurant

14 Brecon Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 9995
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (84 reviews)
“dixie chicken” (23 reviews)
“steak” (85 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
14 Brecon Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are looking to dine somewhere with exceptional customer service, Lonestar Queenstown is the place to be! The staff were fantastic, and very obliging. It's so nice to see staff who actually love their jobs, it certainly refelected in the service we received this...More

Thank Rach179
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited this place last week after seeing the wide variety of a menu we were initially impressed. However we waited over an hour to get our food after ordering. After complaining, the food was served shortly afterwards and the manager did give us 2 free...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved Lone Star. We went to quite a few outlets of theirs all over New Zealand. Must say awesome food, friendly staff, quality food and quite quick. Must eat here when visiting New Zealand.More

Thank HuseinE
NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this review

Thanks for your review HuseinE, its awesome to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. Our friendly staff love to create that relaxed and fun atmosphere that Lone Star in known for. Come back again soon for some more tasty food, The Lone Star...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

and what you expect from the Lone Star chain. No complaints really. Food was swift as was the service. A good place for a basic meal that you know will be on time when you're in a hurry.More

Thank taylor12auckland
NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review taylor12aukland, we encourage all our guests to give us feedback so we can improve and grow. The Lone Star franchise has many venues across the country, and we pride ourselves on being able to give...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great service, variety of meals, huge meals, can be a little loud. Good choice of music playing, friendly atmosphere. Prices between $20-$40.More

Thank Soni M
NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving us a review Soni M, it's great to hear that you enjoyed dining at the Lone Star. Our varied menu offers hearty meals of all choices so there is always something for everyone to enjoy, and along with our friendly staff and...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

It's one of those rowdy places where everyone comes to drink and eatvery american style reminds me of Denny's in the USA where I grew up.But the food was great and family friendly. Great service too.

Thank ExoticPilot
NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this review

Thanks for your review ExoticPilot, its great to hear you enjoyed your time with us! We love to create a buzzing, welcoming atmosphere where all our guests can feel at home. Please come and see us again soon, The Lone Star Team

Reviewed 19 April 2017

We had a large group booked into the function room. Staff were really helpful with planning and arranging this as numbers kept changing. On the night our host (Levi) was amazing and great at looking after such a big group. The food was amazing, the...More

Thank gnomeafus
NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us a review gnomeafus, its great to know you had such an enjoyable night here. Our friendly staff always want to create the best night and atmosphere for our guests so flexibility around numbers and seating is never a problem, i'm...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Awesome !!We had a group booking of 150 including kids.We were on a jnr rugby tour from Narrabri (Australia) and the Lone Star was the location of our final group dinner.We had each team did a skit on the night, so a microphone and music...More

Thank nwls
NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving us a review nwls, its so good to know you and your group had a good time here at the Lone Star. We pride ourselves on being a family friendly restaurant, and a big 'rugby family' was was no exception! Our friendly...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

On a recent trip to Queenstown we had 150 people looking to have a group Dinner. The ages of our Tour were 6-60 years and all of our needs were met. Dave and his staff were outstanding as was the meals they served up. No...More

Thank kencampbell2017
NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the review kencampbell2017, its wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your night with us! We have large dining areas both upstairs and downstairs each with their own bar, as well as a smaller function room for quieter events so we have...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

If you want tender meat this is the place. Both times we went there the friendly staff made us feel at home. The wine was a bit pricey but good food is wasted without a good red.More

Thank 61ColinFraser
NaomiRLoneStar, Manager at Lone Star Cafe & Bar - Queenstown, responded to this review

Thanks for the review 61ColinFraser, its awesome to hear you loved your steak! We aim to provide all our guests not only with amazing food but the best service - our friendly staff always want to get to know the people on their tables. Good...More

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Michael P
We will be staying in Queenstown in late December/early January. Can I get a reservation at your restaurant for New Year's eve (December 31) for 4 people around 7:30 or 8 pm?
15 November 2016|
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Response from Dave G | Property representative |
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$27
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Brecon Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 9995
  • E-mail