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Starlight Theatre

) #1 of 11 Restaurants in Terlingua ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
631 Ivey Road, (In the historic Ghost Town), Terlingua, TX 79852
+1 432-371-3400
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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631 Ivey Road, (In the historic Ghost Town), Terlingua, TX 79852
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1 - 10 of 767 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is in the middle of no mans land, and is quite an oasis! Hoping spot on Saturday night, and gives you a nice taste of South Texas style. Some awesome food options including the 1 lb burger. You had better settle in for...More

Thank GrahamTrucks
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very cool place to have a cold one and meet new friends! Staff is very friendly and helpful. Loved being there!

Thank Roxane L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having done some research on our upcoming trip to BBNP, I had come across the Starlight Theatre and wanted to give it a try. I must say I loved it!! We went on a weeknight, and there was no wait. The history of the place...More

Thank lisa m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a bit loud for my taste, maybe just because the live band was playing. I couldn't talk to my son sitting 3 feet away from me. Other then that, very nice place, good food, nice service, affordable and open long hours for Trelinqua.

Thank robert w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Terlingua during spring break of this year. So were many other families visiting Big Bend National Park. We had heard that the Starlight Theater is THE place to be - and since there is VERY little else around for miles, you'd better...More

1  Thank stayce33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an absolute blast eating at the Starlight. The atmosphere was terrific, the art on display throughout was intriguing, and story behind the restaurant left us fascinated. The food was very good, as was the service.

1  Thank JDS43
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a surprising find. You do have to wait but they have a great outdoor bar. The food is delicious and the service is pleasant.

Thank CMozart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would have been disappointing had we gone to Big Bend National Park and not had a chance to have dinner at the Starlight Theater. This is one of those places that is hard to capture the full atmosphere in photographs but trust me is...More

Thank Maryland1traveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved our visit to Starlight Theatre. Before you go, join the community on the porch for happy hour. Sit and watch the colors of the sunset up against mountains in the distance. Inside, their is plenty of cowboy motif from cows skulls. We were there...More

Thank worktotravel14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I dined here twice during our Terlingua stay. Both times there was no wait (on weekdays), our food was delicious, served hot, and prepared as ordered. Staff was attentive and friendly. We recommend the filet and sirloin, but the less pricey hamburger...More

Thank abibh
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How far are you from the Far Flung casitas?
26 January 2017|
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Response from RoadRose2015 | Reviewed this property |
Will you be open on Christmas Eve? Do we need a reservation?
30 November 2015|
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Response from Chuck2865 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they will be open.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 32
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 631 Ivey Road, (In the historic Ghost Town), Terlingua, TX 79852
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Terlingua
  • Phone Number: +1 432-371-3400
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