4917 Center Street Omaha, NE 68106 +1 402 551 3733
Tender steaks have enticed people to visit Gorat's for more than 55 years. Warren Buffet often frequents the establishment and has even brought along his friend, Microsoft's Bill Gates. The restaurant has an old-fashioned, family-style décor. The menu offers several cuts of beef, including filets, T-bones and New York strips. Steaks are served with house salad, potatoes and a side of pasta or green beans. There is dancing and entertainment on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings.
1510 North Saddle Creek Road Omaha, NE 68104 +1 402 554 5815
This bar overflows with charm. Bar and restaurant memorabilia, including old menus, matchbooks, napkins and the like, cover the wood plank walls while a collection of glass liquor decanters (including several Elvises) holds court on shelves overhead. Dartboards and arcade games add to the festive atmosphere. The full bar offers cocktails and more than 20 different beers, as well as the unique option of champagne on tap. If you are hungry, try a doggie bowl filled with hot peanuts in the shell or use the house phone to order a pizza from Sgt Peffer's Cafe Italian, located right across the street.
7643 Pacific Street Omaha, NE 68114 +1 402 391 3060
This comfortable midtown drinking spot is known for pouring a stiff cocktail. Friendly bartenders, comfy chairs and a great jukebox make The Interlude a home away from home for the establishment's many loyal regulars. Autumn is a busy time here with a constant flow of football fanatics stopping by to watch the big game. This is the perfect spot to watch Monday Night Football.
10000 California Street Suite 1221 Omaha, NE 68114 +1 402 393 3107
Omaha "firsts" fill this mall. The city's first Old Navy is here. Other clothing favorites include the upscale Von Maur and Younkers. Yankee Candle Co. leads the list of specialty shops. There is also a Merle Norman cosmetics shop. Travelers will appreciate the mall's convenient location, right off Dodge Street and Interstate 680 in the central part of the city.
3578 Farnam Street Omaha, NE 68131 +1 402 345 1708
Special brews draw locals to this small, neighborhood grill. Beer connoisseurs will enjoy sampling regional tastes. Several offerings from Empyrean Ales are brewed in Nebraska. Guests planning to wash down a meal can choose from salads, burgers, sandwiches and daily specials. The Baked Potato Soup deserves a mention of its own. A customer favorite, it appears on the menu year-round. Space is limited, although the bar is bigger than it looks. The tab for two totals less than $20, and that is with a beer or two.
6915 Cass Street Omaha, NE 68132 +1 402 553 0800/+1 888 782 4338(Toll Free)
Omaha is home to one of the largest community theaters in the United States. Actor Henry Fonda took this stage, as did Dorothy McGuire. Dorothy Brando also became a star here, influencing the Godfather himself, son Marlon Brando. The company stages 11 shows annually, including a holiday production of A Christmas Carol that has become an annual event for families and corporate parties. Performances run August-June. Ticket prices range from $21-$39. Group rates are available.
168th Street and West Dodge Road Village Pointe Shopping Center Omaha, NE 68118 +1 402 537 0046
A fine open air theater suitable for concerts, the Alegent Health Amphitheatre is located in the premises of the Village Pointe Shopping Center. Here, you get a chance to listen to some of the finest amateur and professional bands catering to various genre of music. The most popular of events being the summer festival Vibes at Village Pointe, where you can listen to soulful performances by the bands and kids can dance to it. So get your own chairs or blankets to enjoy your time while sipping on beverages served at the venue.
17330 Lakeside Hills Plaza Omaha, NE 68130 +1 402 758 1910
Located at the heart of the city and on the Lakeside Hills Plaza, the Oscar's Pizza and Sports Grille offers a decent hangout with a cozy setup and serves delicious pizzas. However, the major attraction of this joint are the television sets put up on the walls; each of these are used to display live sporting events. The place may sometimes get noisy due to the excitement created by some of the games, one can always avail of the take away facility offered by the restaurant. A perfect place to catchup on a sporting action with family and friends, check their website to schedule a visit during your favorite games.
1212 South 119th Street Omaha, NE 68144 +1 402 934 8640
MICS Karaoke as the name suggests is your chance to sing away to glory. This karaoke bar is perfect for all kinds of parties. It is especially great to celebrate your child's birthday. The bar has special themes for children, ladies, rock music lovers and so on. You can also be a part of their events like the Sing-a-thon or sing for charity at the National Karaoke Week. The menu offers some delicious appetizers and wraps to munch on while you watch your friend or spouse swaying on the stage. So come here for that niche fun experience. Call ahead for more information.
1322 South Saddle Creek Road Omaha, NE 68106 +1 402 556 1238
O'leaver's is an old-style pub in the city of Omaha. Locals gather to catch up with each other and check out the line-up of live music. Bands like The Third Men, The Curtain Calls and Vanishing Kids play here, while the crowd enjoys the music along with chilled beer. Check website for the events calendar.
Located in Omaha's historic Old Market, this ultra popular downtown
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