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Lone Star Cafe & Bar

484 George St, North Dunedin, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-474 1955
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“dixie chicken” (15 reviews)
“steak” (30 reviews)
“coleslaw” (15 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
484 George St, North Dunedin, Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a takeout dinner and enjoyed the pork ribs very much. Food and service were fine. We were glad to get the food to go as the restaurant we a little too loud.

Thank Rockingpk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated a family birthday here. 4 adults and 4 kids. Variety of food on offer was good and we did know that meal are supersized so ordered accordingly. Main issue was that it took over 40 minutes from ordering until meal was delivered. Not...More

Thank Margreet S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Typical Lone Star Restaurant with a good menu and great service. Didn’t have to wait too long for our meals, and they were substantial. Reasonable price and great atmosphere. We were there the night that NZ beat England in a 1 day cricket match, and...More

Thank Richo12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Top notch service, short wait times and incredible food. What more could you ask for? Great banter and a good laugh of course! And that’s exactly what we got with the main man Levi. Ask for him by name. Such an awesome dude. Cheers mate!!

Thank James W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent meal. Everyone at our table were very pleased with our meals - mains and dessert. The service was excellent too. Always coming to check if we were ok. The price were just on the higher side of average but you don't mind paying...More

Thank VanessaRitchie
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Although a little bit pricy, the food and drinks are superb and we always have left overs to take home. We have so far tried the loaf, prawns, ribs, dixie chicken, and lasso of hog which all hit the spot. The loyalty app also makes...More

Thank khaleesana
Reviewed 9 February 2018

The Long Star was just across from out hotel. The theme was very US Texas with some Hollywood additions. The restaurant is set up with the bar being the best place to wait for table service or you can eat in the bar, we did....More

Thank chris h
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

An excellent steak! This restaurant was just across the road from our motel so very convenient. The food was very good and competitively priced but the wine was a little too expensive for my taste!

Thank CBNewry
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Food was good, it is pub food but good pub food. Serving sizes were huge so very good value for money. Nice atmosphere and staff were friendly and attentive. Suggest joining there loyalty app. On joining got free dessert voucher and the. After first meal...More

Thank KylieBruce
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We (4 people) ate there and we absolutely loved the service and all. The service is great, they are friendly and patient. They are flexible with how you like your meat or your fish (well done or more rare...). The portions are good sizes and...More

Thank AlinaMC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$29
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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
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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