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Lone Star

) #46 of 92 Restaurants in Taupo $$ - $$$ , ,
24 Roberts Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-378 2353
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
24 Roberts Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It could easily be a 5 star but seemed to lack someone in charge, so service let it down. We almost walked out after being ignored walking in, ignored once we sat, and ignored for extra items. What saved it was atmosphere, the way they...More

Thank Sarahdee3330
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've avoided Taupo's Lone Star for quite some time after a few bad dining experiences. Tonight, however, it was great! Place was mildly hectic and noisy but in fairness it was super busy due to the long weekend and kid-feeding o'clock. In spite of this...More

Thank slhx6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just a bad bad experience ... from the service when we walked in, the long wait for drinks, the nibbles not arriving until just before the mains, missing a meal and then the food quality being terrible. I dont understand what Loan Star are offering....More

Thank manksfactorg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You always know what to expect at Lone Star and this one is no different. We found the staff on the night were cheerful and accommodating, the food was of the typical standard, (yummy, but too much of it, meaning all of us left something...More

Thank Patsy_nz
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We hadn't been to the Lone Star for quite some time as we think that the Chain overall needs to raise standards to keep up with competition - it is generally overpriced and lacking any flair for what you pay. Wish we had stuck to...More

Thank 896daveydave
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

we had a pleasant stay here with our dog and staff were very friendly and accomodating. definitely coming back again.

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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The worlds food problems could be solved, expert opinion says, if we wasted less. I had the chicken burger $25, which unknownst to me, came with a basket of potato fries, which i didn't touch. Hubby had Stand by your Lamb, $36. Honestly, if might...More

Thank Dianne C
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Its become a bit of a tradition to have my "last dinner" before ironman or ironman 70.3 at Lone star taupo. They never disappoint. Good food good service and a great atmosphere.

Thank Tony F
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I came with some friends on a busy Saturday night. We didn't book a table, we just walked in off the street. The place was full and they told us we would have to wait approx. 20 minutes, and to go through to the bar....More

Thank Carole B
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We turned up without a booking on a busy Saturday night and after a 30 minute wait we were seated. Service was good, the food was well prepared and the portion size was very generous as usual. We had the giant lassoo of hog pork...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Southwestern, Bar, New Zealand, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:30
Monday
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Roberts Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-378 2353
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