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Lone Star

) #60 of 304 Restaurants in Hamilton $$ - $$$ Steakhouse, ,
185 Victoria Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
+64 7-839 3005
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“ribs” (20 reviews)
“rib sauce” (2 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
185 Victoria Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Made a booking for 5 people but on arrival we were advised that bookings were only taken for groups of 10 or more - why did they take the booking in the first place? Had a drink at the bar till we were seated -...More

Thank Sanjay W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very good restaurant. Busy which is great to see. Can't book here which is fine, we had a 20 min wait in the bar before being shown to our table. Eye fillet steak tender and juicy with tasty sauces. I had the ribs (9 of)...More

Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of a very few places that got the steak right! Very large portions, well cooked juicy meat and a very nice sticky date pudding to follow. Well worth the slightly high pricing. I couldn't fault anything. Even though the house was packed,...More

Thank Regina D
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in to Lone Star Hamilton on our way back to Auckland. Our second visit here. Although we had no booking, the staff were very accommodating and even got us a nice table by the fireplace to help our family of four to 'thaw out'...More

Thank Arhbus
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Quiet night so enjoyed meal in a quiet atmosphere. Great sized portions for the hungry types. Prompt service. Gluten free and vegetarian options available

Thank Christine R
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We came here after a Chiefs games for a family dinner. We arrived 1/2 an hour early and had to wait in the bar area for our table (totally understandable, no problems with that). But then 1/2 an hour plus 20 minutes passed and no...More

Thank bba9015
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Open fire pit billowing smoke, after we asked a staff member to stop stoking the fire because quite clearly the flue is not working, we were told that it's better to stoke it more so it doesn't smoke. We endured the whole meal with smoke...More

Thank MaggieRex L
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Wow what a delicious dinner. I had the Good Duck. It was melt in the mouth delicious. Definitely recommend it. And the staff were awesome. Friendly helpful and pleasant. No minses from tonight's visit. Thank you to the staff and the cooking crew for making...More

Thank 86bryank
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Did not enjoy, noisy, overpriced food, waited a long time for average food, had to constantly stop our waitress to get drinks.

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We dine at Lone Star frequently and the food is consistently good, however the staff are always hit or miss. If you get a staff member who lacks customer service skills you will be in for a long night. Orders are often wrong but when...More

Thank ashlee1808
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Victoria Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-839 3005
Ph: (07) 839 3005
Fax: (07) 839 3002
Cafe Hours:
Sun - Thurs 5.00pm - 10.00pm, Fri & Sat 5.00pm - 11.00pm

Bar Hours:
Mon - Sun 4.00pm - late
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