Legend for fine food
Wanaka is privileged to be the home of the 21st Lone Star restaurant in the town which is rated as one of the most picturesque places in the world, the heart of the Southern Lakes, the gateway to Mt. Aspiring National Park, and the destination for skiing enthusiasts from New Zealand and across the world The Lone Star in Wanaka has been a force to contend with since it opened its doors on 1st December 2009 and has gradually established itself as a ’legend’ for fine food, entertainment and all-in-all a ’great experience’ for locals and tourists to enjoy. Surrounded by mountains and nestled beside a rockclimbing wall at 50 Cardrona Valley Road, the Lone Star Wanaka cuts an imposing, dramatic figure, none more so than after dark when its spectacular lighting renders it a sight to behold. It is one of the most aesthetically impressive Lone Stars to date. Situated a mere 3 minute drive from Wanaka township, the Lone Star is a superb experience which can cater for a variety of needs. The downstairs restaurant can comfortably seat 80 guests, while upstairs is their ’piece de resistance’the Summit Bar and Lounge - two enticing function rooms just waiting to welcome skiers after a fun-filled action-packed day on the slopes. The view from the upstairs balcony off the Summit Bar is breathtaking - enjoy the sunny deck and embrace the warming fire of the outdoor entertainment area where an ’old mout’ hot berry cider can be a tasty treat after a day’s skiing. Or sip this contentedly in the Summit Lounge where a big screen TV and a free pool table provide additional entertainment during your apre`s ski relaxation time. A courtesy coach is available to collect your group and then deposit you safely home at the conclusion of your evening. The Lone Star restaurant in Wanaka has to be seen to be believed. Open for dinner seven days a week, the Lone Star offers something for everyone and looks forward to the pleasure of your company soon.