The 16 Best Restaurants in Omaha, Nebraska

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From classic steakhouses to sushi, explore the top dining destinations.

Steak at Johnny's Cafe
— Sarah Baker Hansen

Johnny's Cafe

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Johnny's has been Omaha's steak house since 1922. At the edge of the stockyards, it was once a café for cowboys and cow shippers.

Johnny's steak
— Michael Stern

The 38 Essential Omaha Restaurants

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An omakase and yakitori from the city's first James Beard finalist, prime rib at a century-old steakhouse, the purported inventor of the Reuben sandwich, and more of Omaha's best meals

— Sarah Baker Hansen

Prime Rib With Side of History: Johnny's, Iconic Stockyards Steakhouse, Turns 100

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It’s 7:30 pm on a wintry Friday night and the parking lot outside of Johnny’s Cafe, a South Omaha landmark, is jammed.

Johnny's cafe sunset
— Sarah Baker Hansen

The Ultimate Omaha, NE, Bucket List: 6 Must-Do Experiences to Cross Off Your List

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If you're a resident of Omaha, NE, or thinking about making it your new home, you'll find a wealth of attractions waiting for you. Whether you're searching for the perfect apartment to rent in Omaha or a home to buy, Omaha has it all. From a variety of engaging activities to an array of dining options, newcomers may feel overwhelmed by the choices. To make your transition smoother, Redfin has carefully compiled a list of must-try adventures, fantastic dining spots, and one-of-a-kind experiences endorsed by locals.

Aksarben Village
— Lexi Klinkenberg