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Lone Star Steakhouse

) #21 of 48 Restaurants in Effingham ££ - £££ American, , Steakhouse
1507 Hampton Dr, Effingham, IL 62401-1787
+1 217-342-7078
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good37%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“salad” (10 reviews)
“steak” (38 reviews)
“ribs” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
££ - £££
1507 Hampton Dr, Effingham, IL 62401-1787
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our server was fast and friendly, and the meal was hot and fresh. Nice atmosphere and clean. We enjoyed our visit.

Thank SfomTulsa
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Lackluster food and service. Loud, cold and nothing special atmosphere. Our server was new and knew little about the menu and was confused when asked to split the bill. My order was wrong, mashed potatoes were watery and flavorless. The large group of loud and...More

Thank Brandy A
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Typical Lone Star experience. Steak. Good service. Just like any Lone Star. What else to say? Convenient to Hotel Row in Effingham.

Thank paulg401
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We were travelling from Tennessee to Champaign, Illinois on Mother's Day so knew our choices would be limited but decided to try Lone Stare. We were seated immediately and our server gave me a coupon for a free appetizer on our next visit. Our waiter...More

Thank jodyt821
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The menu is varied but fish dishes limited,there are a number of sides to pick from .It is atypical chain steak house with good but not outstanding food. The decor is rustic. One con: our table was sticky. Don't know if it is the finish...More

Thank larry h
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Served old stale food. Wedge salad served w/ blue cheese crumbles that tasted and looked more like cottage cheese, tomatoes were too mushy. Steak was too chewy to swallow completely.

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The service as good and the appetizers were great. My steak was ok but not was I would expect for a 23$ steak a lot of fat and don't believe the best cut of meat. But was a pleasant time and again service was good.

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Stopped here after visiting server always restaurants, but the wait was long. We walked right in here, no wait. Service was excellent. There was four people in our party. One person thought their food was execelent (pork chop). The other three, including me had the...More

Thank Scm0574
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Our group of 8 ate at Lone Star the evening of the 8th of this month. 7 of us ate steak. 5 of those steaks went back to the kitchen, with one going back twice! They were so thin,dried out, and way overdone! Never will...More

Thank rdbsrb
Reviewed 19 January 2017

My wife and I often dine at the Lonestar because of the good food. We have our favorites ( filet, chopped steak with mushroom gravy) and only once in at least 100 visits over several years was the food not up to our expectations and...More

Thank Ron R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1507 Hampton Dr, Effingham, IL 62401-1787
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Effingham
  • Phone Number: +1 217-342-7078
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