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The Lone Star Cafe Bar

€€ - €€€Mexican, American,
Old Court House George Street | George Street, Buxton SK17 6AY, England
+44 1298 73301
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fajitas” (51 reviews)
“steak” (112 reviews)
“surf and turf” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Old Court House George Street | George Street, Buxton SK17 6AY, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tried here for the first time before seeing a show at Buxton opera house. We were greeted by a lovely friendly waitress and given a menu with plenty of choice to suit all tastes. The service was excellent and the food freshly cooked. I had...More

Thank Shirley F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met with colleagues and had a fantastic meal. We all had different dishes and the food was outstanding as always. Burgers, pizza, pasta etc all top notch. Absolutely love the cocktails and have an excellent selection of drinks. Child friendly too, my children love it...More

Thank Louisa W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good and popular place for group meals, which can mean a bit of a wait, but who cares if you have good company. The portions are huge so don't have the starter unless you know you can eat a huge meal. The staff are...More

Thank ronwild
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

20 minutes late getting table, given free drink, ordered food waited 40 minutes waiter finally came to let us know our steaks were ready but the fryer was broken so no chip but we could have our steaks while they pan fried some potatos, waiter...More

Thank MelonheadManchester
Beccy E, Public Relations Manager at The Lone Star Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi There. Thanks for your honest review of our restaurant. I am sorry that your visit wasn’t up to standard. I am sorry that your table was running behind schedule. The sunny weather over the weekend meant that people wanted to stay longer and have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The starter (tacos with pulled-pork sharing platter) was enormous. Thankfully it was also very tasty. The mains (BBQ ribs and chicken with chorizo) were also pretty big, but not as nice. The ribs were OK but the chicken dish had too little chicken and way...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As me and my family live and work in the area I have been to The Lone Star several times over the years and have never had much of an issue (nothing enough to complain about) and have thoroughly enjoyed the food and environment. However...More

Thank Griffo1310
Beccy E, Guest Relations Manager at The Lone Star Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there. Thank you for your review. I am sorry that you feel that you had to leave a negative review even though you have been many times before without encountering issues and have previously always had a nice experience. I was working on that...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have eaten and enjoyed the outstanding beers that this establishment has to offer. It’s a little diamond of a place with a diverse range of craft beer and tex mex food. Generally the clientele is mixed and I accept it calls itself family friendly....More

Thank Bruce1959
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing as ever. Went on a different night to see if the service was any different and it wasn’. Always good

Thank needcot
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

I took my mum and sisters here for a meal. It wasn't their usual destination when visiting Buxton and took some convincing. I booked early so we had plenty of time to relax before moving on to the Opera House (which is within a few...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We used to visit here many years ago. Always good food . Our last visit was a year ago and it was very disappointing! But we thought we would give it another try yesterday. It was not good at all. Over cooked chicken ! Tasteless...More

Thank clare t
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Questions & Answers
4 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Beccy E | Property representative |
Thanks for contacting us. We regret that dogs are not allowed inside the restaurant setting but we do have tables outside where you are welcome to bring along your pooch and secretly feed him steak under the table!
Laurie W
29 July 2016|
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Response from Beccy E | Property representative |
Hi Laurie. We are very well priced. The most expensive meal on the menu is our fillet steak at £20. Specials are different, depending on what is on offer. Pizzas start at £8 and burgers at £8/£9 too! Hope that helps.
24 April 2016|
Response from Beccy E | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Thank you for contacting us. Yes, we are open on a Sunday, and every other day too. To be on the safe side, we advise booking in advance so please give us a call to book your table on 01298 73301. Many thanks, Beccy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Court House George Street | George Street, Buxton SK17 6AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 73301
  • E-mail
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