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Starlight Theatre

) #1 of 11 Restaurants in Terlingua €€ - €€€ American, ,
631 Ivey Road, (In the historic Ghost Town), Terlingua, TX 79852
+1 432-371-3400
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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631 Ivey Road, (In the historic Ghost Town), Terlingua, TX 79852
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, friendly staff, happy crowd, often good music, and just outside is the Porch, where all sorts of people hang out most evenings. And a stuffed goat who used to be mayor of nearby Lajitas!

Thank bruce362016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are not a lot of places to eat in this area, but make sure to find this one. It is in the Ghost town. Food was good, service was excellent and entertainment was awesome too!

Thank Carrie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner was good (tacos and burger) and the live music was great. You'll find the local Big Bend Brewing beer here!

Thank Anita C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great service and great atmosphere. This restaurant was always my top choice of places to eat in the Terlingua area.

Thank Tristin C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Lajitas resort and several of their staff recommended Starlight. We were SO glad we went. Love their spicy margaritas and food was great. The building itself is fun and has a wonderful atmosphere. The entire town treats visitors like friends. We met...More

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Starlight Theater is a Diamond in the rough in the Artist filled Ghost Town. They have a great menu, with Steaks & many other options. The full bar will satisfy anyone looking for an adult beverage. They also have some of the best local...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This past Monday I performed with four other singer-songwriters at Starlight. I had heard great things, and the experience exceeded our expectations. Jeffro took great care of us on sound, the crowd was sizable and attentive, and we left with full bellies (delicious food!!). We...More

Thank Rachel U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You would have never expected a first class restaurant in the ghost town, but SLT is just that. Maybe it was after 13 miles of hiking, but the food, including some wild game was excellent by this foodie's standards and you could dress super casual....More

Thank tjcknigh
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We were so hungry when we got there! And it was super a super cool place! Just an absolute much see because it's just so old and different and fun! Nice people working there! Our waitress was awesome and they had live music which was...More

Thank stonesbutterfly
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Some friends and I were staying nearby and spent some time exploring the other parts of town (see other reviews of Terlingua). We returned to spend an evening at the Starlight to hear some music, enjoy a few local brews and some unexpectedly tasty grub....More

1  Thank William D
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8 August 2017|
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Response from diego p | Reviewed this property |
As the others have replied, best source would be to call the restaurant directly and ask. It appears they can pull together tables in some parts of the restaurant, but that requeat "on the spot" may cause a long wait for... More
26 January 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$32
American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 631 Ivey Road, (In the historic Ghost Town), Terlingua, TX 79852
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Terlingua
  • Phone Number: +1 432-371-3400
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