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Lone Star

$$ - $$$Steakhouse, ,
42 The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
+64 6-355 1986
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“ribs” (19 reviews)
“dixie chicken” (8 reviews)
“steak” (26 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
42 The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

Lone star in Palmerston north has gone backwards the meals came out late and everything was under cooked .the prices have gone up and the service and quality has gone down. I wont be taking my family back

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AshtonB116
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner had loan star 2 Nov. A dixie chicken and 2 johnny cashs. The dixie chicken chicken was under cooked the buffalo chips tasted old and the johnny cash was ugg very disappointing cose we love and always eat the food there...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Getaway14521994677
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Been there many times but never this disappointed until now. Our cocktails took 45 minutes to arrive despite our constant reminders. Same with the meals. We may be a large group of 15 but no excuse for a chain like this one. Service was practically...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Samm13alls
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Disappointing this visit. The nachos were very average. Staff friendly and very attentive. Great atmosphere. Was a busy night but sadly the food not so good this time.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FlyingCharlie
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I never have a complaint when I come and eat here. The ribs are to die for, and the portions are generous for a reasonable price. 🎉 I would recommend coming with kids for birthday or for a special occasion.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank amberwistrand
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great venue for drinks after work. Grabbed a booth down stairs, ordered the shared platter and cocktails. Excellent way to finish the week, only improved by one of their great desserts.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tina S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

If your hungry but not that fussed on the food then you'll be happy here. Large portions of food average quality and service a bit slow. Also the restaurant is very noisy.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Tim T
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We called in here on a cold wet night and were pleasantly surprised as it was nice and warm. We had fantastic meals and service and the place was very busy which is a good sign. Lovely decor and nice light background music.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank grannieannie65
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Dinner out for two celebrating their 16th birthdays. Good menu choices, well cooked and able to cope with requests for plainer options. Good portion sizes. A lively atmosphere as you'd expect so conversation can be difficult. Service was fine although felt a but rushed as...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ian S
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for a nice night out in Palmy then you can’t do better than the Arranged Marriage restaurant across the road from Lone Star. If you stay at Lone Star be prepared for expensive very average food and staff that won’t leave you...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank jamesbR7741CK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-355 1986
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