Lone Star franchise opportunities

Seven days a week throughout New Zealand, our restaurants serve up Lone Star classics with a side of warm Lone Star hospitality. Behind every restaurant is a committed franchise operator, fuelled with entrepreneurial spirit for building better hospitality businesses and growing community.

Open a Lone Star Café

We have two Lone Star café business models available, with opportunities across New Zealand.
Lone Star Express
  • Smaller footprint 250-300m2
  • Designed to optimise click and collect opportunities along with third party delivery
  • Incorporating an 80-100 seat café with a blended bar facility
  • Focused menu options to enable faster service execution
  • Investment from $750k
Lone Star Café
  • Full concept with dedicated café, bar and function areas
  • Footprint 400m2 (plus outdoor area)
  • Investment from $1million

Opportunities across New Zealand

We're looking for leaders. If you want to make a difference where you live by introducing Lone Star, or you’re up for putting down new roots and investing in one of our existing franchise opportunities, we want to hear from you.
Lone Star Albany
Lone Star Albany

Well established modern fit-out, with extensive indoor/outdoor veranda. Huge and ever-growing catchment area. 

Lone Star Botany
Lone Star Botany

Lunch and dinner site with huge high turnover potential from maximum opening hours. Modern fit-out and well-established presence within the busy Botany Town centre mall.

New Franchises
New Franchises

Ravenswood 2023*
Timaru 2022*
New Plymouth 2023*
Porirua 2023*

*Estimated opening date

Emerging opportunities
Emerging opportunities

East Coast Bays
Pukekohe/Pokeno
Wellington Central
Wanaka
Blenheim
Whanganui

Calling developers with great hospo sites

We’re always on the lookout for new locations for Lone Star, so we welcome enquiries from developers who wish to work with accredited hospitality tenants. If you have a site you’d like us to consider, get in touch.

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