Cuisine: Grill, New Zealand, Steakhouse
Price Point: Mains from $25 - $35+
Ranked: #15 of 64 restaurants in Queenstown

A true Kiwi dining experience awaits at this much-loved restaurant and bar!

Established in 1991, Lone Star is a local institution for good vibes and great food. With cowboy-themed decor and historic Queenstown relics, this rustic restaurant is the perfect place for heartwarming food, cold beer and local wines.

Proud to offer mouthwatering meats of outstanding quality, dig into grass-fed prime steak, slow-roasted lamb, venison medallions, gourmet burgers and more at Lone Star. They offer fresh seafood and a medley of different chicken dishes, plus vegetarian and gluten-free options.

Meet the colourful characters behind the bar, including the entertaining Basil (part of the team since 1995), and ‘Pistol Pete’, their exceptionally speedy waiter! Always on hand to help, the Lone Star staff have earned a worthy reputation for epic hospitality.

Located in the heart of Queenstown. Free Wifi is available.

Be sure to download the Lonestar Loyal App and use the First Table promo code before you arrive - you will receive loyalty points on all of your drinks, 10 points to get you started, and a special member deal on your birthday. Points add up quickly with 25 Lone Stars around the country and can be redeemed for even more yummy food and drinks.

Use the promo code 'FirstTable8469' when signing up to receive 10 points straight away.

*Please note that points will be awarded during your First Table reservation on drinks only as you are already receiving a huge discount on your food. Then have it ready for your future visits that aren't at early bird times.

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Lone Star Queenstown
14 Brecon Street
Queenstown

Open Hours:
Open For Lunch 12pm - 2pm and Everyday 4:30pm - late

Phone: 03 442 9995
Website: www.lonestar.co.nz

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Ranked: #15 of 64 restaurants in Queenstown 15
Lone Star Queenstown
Location: Queenstown
Cuisine: Grill, New Zealand, Steakhouse
Mains: $25 - $35+

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Phil Whitaker

`Rockin Ribeye’ was the obvious choice for me having recently progressed from Keto Diet to Full Carnivore. Lone Star were happy to substitute eggs and mushrooms for the fries, onions and coleslaw that the 300g steak normally comes with and recommended Steinlager Pure as a great low carb beer to go with what turned out to be a fabulously tasty Valentine’s Day steak. Highly recommend, esp on First Table !!

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Ryan Mann

As to be expected with Lone Star - friendly service and a hearty portion of food!

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Mark Smith

Great food and service, really enjoyed Baz our waiter with a difference who made the evening fun.

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Consistently great service and quality food. Been coming to
Lone Star for 18 years.

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Love love love the Lone Star. Would normally be very pricey however the portions are huge so make a good lunch the next day too! Very tasty and great staff

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Alethea Grovermann

Service was great and also the food, we got lunch so it was really quiet. I had the stuffed chicken, it was huge portion, very filling and tasty! My brother had the aged rib eye steak and did not disappoint, his girlfriend had the salmon and she was happy with the dish!

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Food was very tasty and large portions.
Our waiter was particularly friendly.

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Marilyn Johnson

Our family group very much enjoyed our meal at Lone Star Queenstown, and the fact that it is on First Table just makes it even better!

We sat outside at a lovely table of our choice, as it was a hot day, and enjoyed our Beef Burgers, Johnny Cash Chicken and kids chicken tender meals. Make sure that you leave room for one of their delicious desserts, but this may be a challenge as the main meals are huge!

The service was excellent. The young female staff member who looked after our table was outstanding - very attentive, friendly and professional, and is a real asset to this place. We did not have to wait too long for our meals or drinks, but did not feel as if we were being rushed through either.

We recommend this place to all for a great dining experience.

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Alejandro Echeverri

Lone Star is always a really good option. Service and food very nice.
You won’t be dissapointed

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綺綺 曾

Nice food nice service

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Rachael Third

Great music

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Wow, have been to some not so great Lone Stars in the past but we were very surprised, great food and fantastic staff very welcoming. A plus we will return and would recommand to others.

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PRISCILA ACKERMANN

Lone Star has always been my favorite place ever!! Amazing food and service! Never disappoints me! And glad now they are open for lunch too :)

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Craig Allan

Loney is always great. First time lunching tho and I wasn't disappointed. Service and cuisine 10/10

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Always great consistency in the he food. Good to see Basil again.

Duane Jones

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Annabel Catherine

Waiter was so friendly & efficient. Meal was so so yummy! And with this discount it was ridiculously cheap! Can't wait to go back!

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Dennys Andrade

Really good dining experience, good size dishes and nice service!

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ashley richmond

It was a very slow wait as only one chef on, we waited 30mins + for our meals but the waitress kindly offerd us a soft drink on the house which was nice, the food was really good tho so worth the wait

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Our service was great & our meals were so tasty. Thanks Lone Star when we come back to holiday in Queenstown we will be returning

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PRISCILA ACKERMANN

Always my favorite!! Great food and service as usual!

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Chris Field

Excellent

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Amber Jamieson

Always top good, good customer service good job team

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Having been to many Lone Stars around New Zealand, we always have enjoyed the Queenstown Lone Star, not just for the food, but Basil our very entertaining waiter. He has been a fixture at Lone Star Queenstown for many years and never fails to disappoint with his attentive service and witty comments.
I had the Classic Johnny Cash Stash which was hot, filling and perfect, while two others in our group had the Salmon which they raved about, and the other member having the Gerhard Burger which was so big they could barely finish it. We couldnt manage dessert as we were too full, but there were some great choices on offer.The Lone Star in Queenstown always delivers and was the perfect end to a day spent up the gondola and doing some serious lugeing. When you dine at the Lone Star ask for Basil, he'll get you sorted.

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Damo Yorg

It was great

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Wow, what an experience with First Table..
Kids were :-) & parents were happy too! We would have 2 return 4 sure!

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Renee Johnson

Awesome food. Awesome service! Will def be back!

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Rose Stuart-Menzies

The food was amazing...this was both quantity and quality! :) (We ordered the Johny Cash Stash). Nicest Lone Star meal we had ever had.

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Amber Jamieson

Lovely food, great warm environment, friendly staff cold beer! Good times

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Lucía Gonçalves Duvós

Amazing experience! The salmon was great and the waiter really friendly.

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Sheenagh Brooks

Service is always amazing such a lovely man. Food was great too. Definitely go again.

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Ebony Webster

Amazing food, amazing service.

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Had a great time from the get go The staff are super friendly and professional and the food was awesome Can't fault this Kai.

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Such nice people and delicious food. My kids enjoyed it so much.

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Suzy Blair

While we had a bit of a wait for our meal it was worth the wait! Service was fantastic by our waiter who was very entertaining. Thanks Lone Star we will be back.

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B GUNALAN S BASKARAN

Amazing food. Amazing staff. Always will be the best place to go.

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PRISCILA ACKERMANN

Good service and great food! One of my favorite places in town

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Cathy Walker

Great meals as always and generous portions on both adults and kids meals

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Rebecca Burgess

As always the lonestar never disappoints. Amazing food, huge portions and Basil the waiter is one of Queenstown legends!

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Daniel Lauridsen

A great time. The venison was amazing!

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Friendly staff and always great food.

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Fernanda Moraes

Excellent dinner and service!!

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Grat meal and service

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Fiona Ryall

Great 6th Birthday experience for my son and our family. Staff were great and went out of their way to accommodate us. Very family friendly and the kids loved it!

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Michelle Shorten

Lone star offers a Wonderful vibe & a warm & cozy fire. Service was awesome. Hubby had the full stack of ribs which was HUGE and I had the pork. Waiters were constantly offering new drinks & making sure we were ok. I would definitely go back!

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On a cold rainy night we were greeted by a cheerful staff member who gave us our choice of tables near a beautiful open fire.

Our waitress, a charming Canadian woman, was friendly and attentive.

The food was fantastic. We had the fillet and the Johnny Cash chicken. Both dishes were cooked to perfection and served with generous delicious sides.

Hats off to the kitchen! We strongly recommend Lone Star for a cozy enjoyable evening out.

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Louise Sharpe

Really cool spot, mulled cider= yum! Even if you weren't eating would be a great place to go for a drink with your mates. I had the ribs, even the short stack are huge! Great service, the girls knew their stuff and were very friendly.

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Joyce Chow

It was very pleasant to have our meal in Lone Star. Friendly service, good portion of meal, what else can u ask for more? Always a nice dining experience! Can't fail that!

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Chantelle Huisman

Loved queenstown lonestar the man that was serving us was very funny and welcoming thanks guys!

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Feel comfortable dinning at lone star, we will go back for sure.

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Maggie Chan

It is indeed a feast for us!!!! Thank you guys it's awesome, food is brilliant, service is even more outstanding, we had seafood chowder and kiwi joker with Jack Daniel sauce, it was absolutely fantastic!!!!!! I'll definitely come back!!! Thx guys

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