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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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Steakhouse, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
484 George St, North Dunedin, Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

A good place for party and dinner with family. No book required. Friendly staffs and the food are huge. The plum sauce are lovely. Parking is a bit challenge.

Thank Yii Sen W
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

We walked off the street on a busy Friday night, so had to spend 20 minutes in the bar before getting a table. The front of house staff were friendly and efficient. The bar had a good selection of wine and beer and some interesting...More

Thank AbaddoNZ
Reviewed 26 January 2016

The family all went to this restaurant for my granddaughters 15th birthday, she loves going here for a meal. staff were all excellent, only thing was they were so busy we had to wait a while on our meals, when they came they were excellent...More

Thank fayev104
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

We ordered only mains but thankfully so as the portions were very generous. Book well in advance on weekends as it gets busy. The food was well prepared and presented bit options were limited due to ingredient availability. Would definitely eat at this restaurant again.

Thank M6282SEfrankh
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Awesome service, door opened on approach and welcomed in , table straight away ( was booked by phone) colouring given to my son to occupy him and attentive waitresses , loved it

Thank janekelly1994
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Came back for the nth time on my trip home for the festive period and had an excellent meal. the meals are always good value for money (in saying that, they look expensive to some, but the actual amount of food is phenomenal). we didn't...More

Thank Hayden M
Reviewed 11 January 2016

I love the Lone Star food, unfortunately my husband is now as bigger fan so I don't get to go all that often, but when I do I also seem to head for the Johnny Cash Stash, yum,

Thank Juliemary
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

We had a family dinner during our trip to Southland and Otago, the ribeye steak should be tender but turned out really chewy, the pork rib I still can tell the smell of pork. Service was good but food was not that good as in...More

Thank Lyn W
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Have been to many lone stars over New Zealand but this one was the most enjoyable. All staff were super friendly plus the lassoo of hog was outstanding. Also the choc mousse as reccommended bu our waitress was also to die for.

Thank NZColtsFan
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Great food and friendly staff. We were made to feel very welcome. The lamb rack dish I chose was delicious. Only down side was a very busy night and lots of loud and uncontrolled children. This however improved as the night went on.

Thank Pat F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • 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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
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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