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Lone Star Fajita Grill

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1853 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216-3006
+1 716-833-7756
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Buffalo, New York
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Been going here since my wife turned me onto it 15 years ago - - - now I've got the kids hooked - - there are a lot of dressed up Tex-Mex joints out there but for - - plastic chairs and home made GREAT FOOD - - - MAN - - - THIS BE THE JOINT

Thank bbqinbuf
Buffalo, New York
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Love Lone Star! Stared going in the mid 80's! Small dive with best best Tex Mex around! Pico de Gallo rocks and salsa and guac rock!!!

Thank MJGBuffalo
Buffalo, New York
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Try the Death dogs, IF you like hot, hot food. If you don't want your mouth/ lips burn off your face, try the Guacamole and chips or Guacamole on taco, etc. Ground beef tacos, fajita tacos are very good. Homemade salsa and Pico de Gallo that varies in spiciness (who ever makes it that day). Looks like a real dive... More 

Thank W0rldTravelerWannaB
Niagara Falls,
2 reviews
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Country feel atmosphere with amazing food. Fresh made tortillas, hearty serving of toppings, and great service staff.

Thank tarnyap2016
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

So simple and so tasty. Simple ingredients make for delicious tacos and fajitas. Generous servings of guacamole!

Thank MariaDaPirar
Buffalo, New York, United States
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013 via mobile

Don't go for the ambience. Spectacular tacos, fajitas and the like. Can't pass up the homemade chips and salsa. A North Buffalo classic. Loved it

Thank Steve B
Buffalo, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2012

They may not have a big menu,but what they do have is amazing & worth the money. their Mexican Burger is out of this world !! You must try it. Chips & Guac/salsa is a great way to start off your meal.

1 Thank Dee M
Buffalo, New York
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2012

Charmingly dingy, wouldn't want to go after church or anything, or take you new girlfriend's stuffy parents but if you like unreal food, at good prices in an unpretentious but cool atmosphere this is it. Tex mex at its best. Chicken fajita rules, as do the steak fries. Chips with homemade guac are a must, Homemade pico de gallo and... More 

Thank GoSabres2011
West Seneca, New York
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177 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2012

Hadn't been to the Lone Star in quite a few years-and the ambiance is the same-worn curtains, beat up door frame, cheap plastic chairs that wobble and cheap plastic tables. It's extremely well-worn, basically clean-part of the ambiance... Service is very pleasant. Menu still had my favorite steak and chicken quesadilla, fresh guacamole and pico de gallo --and fresh fried... More 

Thank rbrfan
Buffalo, New York
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2012 via mobile

Considering food alone, this place rates a 4 or 5. Lone Star loses points for atmosphere, unless you're looking for authentic grunge. The fajitas, guac and salsa are good enough for me to ignore lapses in decor, comfort and hygiene. LS must have a solid patron base -- they've been in business since my high school days, now a long... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mexican, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1853 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216-3006
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-833-7756

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?