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Lone Star Cafe

) #1,300 of 4,011 Restaurants in San Antonio $$ - $$$ Steakhouse, American,
237 Losoya St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2609
+1 210-223-9374
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good28%
  • Average24%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible14%
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Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, American, Southwestern, Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
237 Losoya St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2609
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1 - 10 of 697 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped in the Lone Star Cafe for lunch on a very hot Saturday. The greeters on the river walk convinced us to give it a try. The service was a little slow, but our burgers were excellent! We ate around 1:00 in the afternoon,...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The good: we were seated right away, the cerveza was cold, and our server, Eric, was great. There was a mariachi group floating around the dining room. The food was okay. We were hungry, we didn't want to wait an hour at Saltgrass, and we...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time on the River Walk so we tried several places. This place has GREAT brisket but the service was terrible so I doubt I would go back

Thank 165melanien
L'Lee S, Manager at Lone Star Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your experience online. We are pleased that you enjoyed your food and am so sorry that your service was lacking.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really wanted to like this place. We sat on the patio with a great view of the river. It took a long time to be seated and longer to be served. Once we were served, the waitress was really nice but not very attentive....More

Thank fjparol
L'Lee S, Manager at Lone Star Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing Lone Star Cafe. We apologize for failing to meet your expectations. Efficient and friendly service is important to us and truly wish you would have had a true Lone Star Cafe dining experience.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was a 11 people in the group and the restaurant had a nice spot for us. The place is huge with outside seating, and inside plus its three levels. You can review the menu outside prior to selecting a place to eat. It was...More

Thank sbT9238BI
L'Lee S, Manager at Lone Star Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing Lone Star Cafe and sharing your experience. We are thrilled that your party enjoyed the food and service. Thank you for recommending to others!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For sure one of my favorite stops on the River Walk. Good food. Nice raucous atmosphere. Right on the River Walk. BBQ is good. Burgers are great. Chicken fried steak is outstanding.

Thank daddymo2
L'Lee S, Manager at Lone Star Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us and sharing your review. We appreciate your comments and your business. See you on your next visit to the River Walk!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sweet tea was great. Salads were decent. Nachos had great flavor but we're setting in a bed of grease,deep grease. Steaks had good flavor but the 12oz ribeyes were on the tough side. The baked potatoes had the consistency that they had been baked for...More

Thank Crystal w
L'Lee S, Manager at Lone Star Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Lone Star Cafe and sharing your experience online. We apologize that you found us to be "only average." It is always our intent to exceed expectations with our food and service.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & I split a 16 oz. steak, baked potato, & salad & the waiter did not try to make us feel bad for splitting. It was more than enough for us. The waiter provided excellent service. We made it a point to return...More

Thank Glo281
L'Lee S, Manager at Lone Star Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for returning and for the five star review! We appreciate the feedback and are glad that you enjoyed your service and dinner.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great steakhouse. The big boss is exactly that big and tasty and the staff is so friendly and our server Kellie was AAAA +++++. Will definitely return on my next trip to San Antonio!!!!More

Thank somethingsgottog2017
L'Lee S, Manager at Lone Star Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the five star review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your dinner and service during your trip to San Antonio. The Big Hoss Ribeye was a great choice!! Kelly is definitely an asset to us, and we will be happy to share...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting the city, of course we wanted to eat on the riverwalk. We wanted to try something with beef. The food was good big portions. Children's menu very basic. My brother in law ordered a bacon cheese burger with jalopena. Loved it. I...More

Thank greglinmon
L'Lee S, Manager at Lone Star Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Lone Star Cafe during your visit to San Antonio. We appreciate your feedback!

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rgwichitafalls
I would like to know if I can order a t-shirt on line? thank you.
24 July 2016|
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Response from a1m3e | Reviewed this property |
You cannot simply answer the shirt off the website; however, you can use the websites "contact us" option to send them an email with your request and go from there.
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Brenda S
Hi, Can I have the menu for the all you can eat Monday- Friday please?
18 September 2015|
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Response from Leslie A | Reviewed this property |
Didn't know there was one, and not sure it would have helped. We shared a meal and were STUFFED!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$25
Cuisine
Steakhouse, American, Southwestern, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 Losoya St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2609
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 210-223-9374
  • E-mail
Description
Lone Star Café is located on the street level overlooking the beautiful San Antonio Riverwalk. Lone Star was established in 1981 to bring a taste of Texas to our locals and tourists that head downtown to dine at the river. The restaurant features, Texas favorites like Burgers, Hand Cut Steaks, and Chicken Fried Steak with hearty Gravy. Lone Star Café has the largest balcony overlooking the river, as well as indoor seating.
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