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Star Hotel

246 Silver St, Elko, NV 89801-3655
+1 775-738-9925
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“cabbage soup” (57 reviews)
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Closes in 8 min
5:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Seafood, American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
246 Silver St, Elko, NV 89801-3655
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Atmosphere - ok, family style so noisy and tables are close together so definitely not an intimate setting in any respects. Food- I was told this place had the best steaks around and as good as KC; my rib eye was more like a 'fat'...More

Thank Chuck M
Reviewed 1 week ago

tried their contact form twice for more info and have not received a reply may have to contact another hotel in Ely

Thank SinCityBob
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner there during the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko Jan 31. The place is jam-packed with happy people enjoying themselves in an historic venue. The fare is excellent and well-priced--a 12 oz. filet mignon for about $32. The family style-served soup and...More

Thank happytraveler868
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have come to Elko for the Cowboy gathering now for about 10 years and we eat at the Star ! it is truly an experience, we have met some great people waiting or our table. The food is so good and plenty of it...More

Thank Annabella W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you ever pass through Elko on the way to Sun Valley, Salt Lake, or Boise and need a good dinner, this is the place! Star Hotel restaurant and bar serves up a big family style dinner and drinks that take you back to the...More

Thank SkipHobart
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were at the Cowboy Poetry Gathering and decided to go to the Star Hotel for dinner. We got there at 4:00 and waited in the bar until the restaurant started seating at 4:30. By 4:30 the line for dinner was packed. We were seated...More

Thank Rose469
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bar, restaurant and hotel has passed from Basque family-to-family for over one hundred years. Basques ate here, drank here and lived here after their sheep herding days were over. It is to this day a hangout for seasoned Basque gentlemen living out their days....More

Thank kumtux
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This definitely is THE restaurant to experience when visiting Elko. You can only make reservations for 8 or more, so for most it will mean wait patiently until some seats become available. Having said that, the wait, for us during the annual cowboy poetry festival...More

Thank C-Z-1982
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Few places in this world have as good a Basque meal as the Star. I traveled over 600 miles to enjoy the steaks or chops and even sea food. It starts with enjoying a Picon ( a mixture of Picon liquor a drop of grendeen...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really deserves credit for a the quality of the food the ambience and the wait staff. Well worth a visit!

Thank Welltravelled1956
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Questions & Answers
Ray T
12 August 2016|
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Response from Irene D | Reviewed this property |
We recommend reservations on the weekend. But if you don't have a reservation, there's an interesting big lobby and a great bar! Try their special Basque drink.
Byron C
24 May 2016|
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Response from pihlstrom | Reviewed this property |
They are not open Sundays at all.
Steve G
21 April 2015|
Response from Donna H | Reviewed this property |
There is a room in the but not large enough for 60 people
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 246 Silver St, Elko, NV 89801-3655
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Elko
  • Phone Number: +1 775-738-9925
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