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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%
Travellers talk about
“cabbage soup” (55 reviews)
“lamb” (46 reviews)
“french fries” (57 reviews)
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246 Silver St, Elko, NV 89801-3655
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been dining at Nevada Basque restaurants since the early 1970's when dinner at the Winnemucca Hotel was $2.75 and most of the diners did not speak English. In those days most Basque restaurants were in hotels and the residents were Basque sheepherders who...More

Thank B J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten at Star Hotel several times on business trips. Always excellent food, generous (almost unlimited) portions served family style at this famous Basque restaurant. This time we ate here after completing a three-week backpacking trip in Sierras. Was the first time I could...More

Thank CindyChoj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food love there soup and bread you get a lot and it's fresh love the family atmosphere love the steak sandwhich it's my favorite!

Thank valeriej872
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This family owned Basque restaurant was a highlight of our week. We popped in for lunch and expected good quality home cooked food. We got that and wonderful atmophere. We were so glad that the Owners have resisted the temptation to 'make-over' their premises. The...More

Thank jlowe2468
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Basque dinning at its best, food was amazing and way too much, staff was fantastic and delivery was fast for our group of 30. One of the true jewels in Elko, wouldn’t want to dine anywhere else and we didn’t went back the next night...More

Thank recvid
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I travel through Elko almost yearly, and I have been trying to go to the Star for a few years, but every time I tried at dinner time, there were huge crowds. Therefore, I decided to try for lunch and changed my itinerary. There was...More

Thank Jan95821
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were passing through Elko in our Motorhome and had dinner out at the Star Hotel. It was my first experience at a Basque Restaurant and it was such a treat! Very friendly clientele and during our wait we met several people...More

Thank Susanleeco
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

It was quite a wait, but well worth it! We came because of Trip Advisor ratings and they were right we will stop here again! My bacon wrapped fillet was big and tasty, my husband had the lamb. We had never had Basque food before...More

Thank Marlene J
Reviewed 5 October 2017

you better show up hungry to this place! They sure do feed you a ton of food. The soup is really good, cabbage soup. Lots of other side served Basque style. The Steaks were cooked and seasoned to perfection!. Drinks were made by a very...More

Thank d3um
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Good food family style a bit pricey Small cozy atmosphere planar waiting for a bit when you get there there's usually quite a few people

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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
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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