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Lone Star

€€ - €€€Steakhouse, ,
42 The Square, Palmerston North, New Zealand
+64 6-355 1986
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“ribs” (16 reviews)
“dixie chicken” (7 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
42 The Square, Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Didn't think much of this place as we were in a room which was over airconditioned, the food was heaped on the plates and was flavourless. I don't usually add salt or pepper to my meals but my salmon was completely tasteless and I used...More

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Kids deals were pretty good. My fiance enjoyed his steak.. but the "Vege nachos" so bland and tasteless. Originally, I asked for a non spicy option as the menu said spice and if that wasn't possible to get the fish instead. Meal comes out, instead...More

Thank Shannon O
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Used to love this place but unfortunately found food dissapointing. Prices are dear for quality when you compare to other local places.

Thank GemzA1984
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Lone Star is one of our family's favourite restaurants so we have been to quite a few around NZ. This one is a breath of fresh air compared to some. The staff are great - so accommodating and friendly, and this is really why I...More

1  Thank Patsy_nz
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Recently my wife and I dined here mid-week in winter. Th place was packed which suggested the locals know a good thing when they see it. They don't. The service was average, with the mumbled explanations of the daily specials from the waiter leaving us...More

Thank Philip P
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I love lonestar, the generous portions the great flavours. There was nothing wrong with the service we received from the young waitress it was just not as bubbly as I'm used to in there. I think she cracked a smile maybe twice? She was great...More

Thank See-an-a-looney
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Great food, good service, big portions (especially the ribs!) Decor is nice. kid friendly restaurant

Thank Jasmyn1985
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Lone star is great for families, most of the time. This particular visit was not the best experience. The restaurant wasn't very busy so we were able to be seated nice and quick. Had a waitress to start with then a different one who was...More

Thank Munnsnz
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I went here for my wife's birthday. I booked a table for 7:30 but as there were no tables available we had to go upstairs, this was ok as they have a bar upstairs there and were able to have a drink. When we were...More

Thank Brettskic
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We used to eat here a lot but haven't been for a year, won't be back. Husband had the star burger and couldn't finish it- he said it was not nice, dry and tasteless and the bun was rock hard,quite a small meal for lone...More

Thank Ems963
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 The Square, Palmerston North, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-355 1986
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