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Lone Star

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237 E 120th Ave., Thornton, CO 80233
+1 303-252-0770
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Austin, Texas
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Decent sized proportions and well-prepared; staff was very attentive and friendly. Would definitely eat here again.

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Thank Texwander
Centennial, Colorado
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Ordered four different steaks for all of us could not even cut it with a knife and no flavor for most everything else. Salad had so much salad dressing and I couldn't even see the lettuce. Service was decent but very expensive I'll never go back. Will stick with Texas Roadhouse never disappoints.

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Thank LovePVR2014
Casper, Wyoming
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

I have to drive to Thornton from WY about once a quarter usually on Sunday afternoon or evening. I went to lone star once and have returned ever since. They aren't that busy on Sunday night so I can go and relax after a day's drive. Tonight I had the filet with steamed broccoli and it was excellent. Some places... More 

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Thank 266wyomingtraveler
Goochland, Virginia, United States
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483 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Near my hotel, Sat at bar, friendly service. Good custom Margherita, made to my requested specs. Decent choice for a steak dinner.

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Thank Mark G
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Worst food I've had in a restaurant in awhile. Shrimp was frozen, bread cold, and steak I would trade for a hot dog. Keep on driving.

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Thank Kenneth L
San Diego, California
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509 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

The restaurant had a good menu, and the food was average. This was mostly a steak and potatoes type of place. The waitress forgot to bring the beer which my wife had ordered.

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Thank bsimosd
Silverthorne, Colorado
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88 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015

Our favorite 'Texas Style' restaurant is Lone Star. The meals are always consistent. My husband usually orders a rack of BabyBack Ribs - they are always fall off the bone - regardless the time of day we stop-in. Often I'll order the Sweet Potato - as a meal & they serve a pretty large potato. They serve cold beer &... More 

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Thank Coloradopegret
Houston, Texas
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

Had dinner with a family member while staying at the Hampton Inn next door. The food here was very good. We were surprised because when we walked in, there were few people in the restaurant. We had grilled chicken and chicken fried steak. Both were excellent and nothing went back to the kitchen. The service was slow even with hardly... More 

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Thank 89AV8R
Saskatoon
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2015

First time dining at the Lone Star. Service was awesome, food was OK, beer was fantastic! Close proximity to hotel we were staying at and therefore, a discount. Would I return - absolutely!!!

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Thank Starcrystal
Denver, Colorado
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80 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015

As my title says and my rating...this restaurant is a basic steakhouse with little to call you back. My steak was okay, sides were okay and cocktail / beer selection was okay. Service was good. I have to say that Longhorn across the street...doesn't offer much more.

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Thank cathleen c

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 E 120th Ave., Thornton, CO 80233
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Thornton
  • Phone Number: +1 303-252-0770

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?