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Lone Star

) #28 of 158 Restaurants in Palmerston North $$ - $$$ Steakhouse, ,
42 The Square, Palmerston North, New Zealand
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (22 reviews)
“garlic loaf” (3 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

From the time I rang to the time we left the service was awesome. I was asked if it was a special occasion, well hell yes, as any couple with kids knows time out is a really big thing:).They gave us our first drinks on...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Unbelievable.....Rockin Ribeye steak arrives basically cold along with everything else on the plate. Send it back....same steak comes back....but now luke warm. Guess how they sorted that out ! Send it back.....out comes a new steak.....half of it grizzle! Time to give up ! BTW.......More

1  Thank Beavan G
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

A friend and I had dinner here and had delicious entrees and mains. Unfortunately both of our desserts were below average. Staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank Susanna I
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We travel 45 minutes just to eat at lonestar , food is amazing , the portion size is generous , and staff are always friendly and helpful !!

Thank chidd93
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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
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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: 3551986
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