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Best of Omaha 2022 Dining Winners

Nov 01, 2021 12:57PM ● By Megan Bartholomew

Design by Matt Wieczorek 

Dining

American Dining

Jams American Grill

Legacy • Midtown • Old Market 

jamseats.com

Charleston’s Restaurant

Railcar Modern American Kitchen

Appetizers

Pitch Pizzeria

The Good Life Sports Bar & Grill

Omaha, Elkhorn & Papillion

thegoodlifeomaha.com 

Spezia

3125 S. 72nd St.

speziarestaurant.com

Bagels

Bruegger’s Bagels

Bagel Bin

Ansel’s Pastrami & Bagels

Bakery

Rotella’s Italian Bakery

402.592.6600

rotellasbakery.com

The Omaha Bakery

Two locations

theomahabakery.com

Sweet Magnolias Bake Shop

Barbecue

Hartland Bar-B-Que

Tired Texan BBQ

402.991.9994

tiredtexanbbq.com

Porky Butts BBQ

Bloody Mary

Report In Pub

402.916.4438

reportinpubomaha.com

Krug Park

Goldberg’s Bar

Bowl of Soup

Paradise Bakery & Cafe

Regency • Village Pointe 

paradisebakery.com

WheatFields Eatery & Bakery

Zoup! Eatery

Breakfast

Le Peep

Four locations

lepeepomaha.com

First Watch

Aksarben • Bellevue • Center • Maple  Papillion • West Village Pointe 

firstwatch.com

Saddle Creek Breakfast Club

Brew Pub

Upstream Brewing Company

Jukes Ale Works

Crescent Moon Ale House

beercornerusa.com

Brick Oven Pizza

Dante Ristorante Pizzeria

Pitch Pizzeria

Brick Oven Pizzeria

Buffet

China Buffet - Mongolian Grill

Three locations

chinabuffetmongoliangrill.net

Golden Corral

HuHot Mongolian Grill

Burrito

Abelardo’s Mexican

Burrito Envy & Tequila Bar

Two locations

burritoenvy.com

Javi’s Tacos

Cakes

The Cake Gallery

Nothing Bundt Cakes

The Cake Specialist

402.733.CAKE (2253)

thecakespecialist.com 

Chef in Omaha

Will Birge, Mealbox

402.618.2656

Mealboxomaha.com

Ben Maides, Au Courant

Jeff Snow, Catering Creations

402.558.3202

cateringcreations.com

Chimichanga

Fernando’s Cafe and Cantina

Romeo’s Mexican Food & Pizza

Four metro locations

romeosomaha.com

Nettie’s Fine Mexican Food

Chinese Dining

Three Happiness

Golden Palace

402.493.2777

goldenpalaceomaha.net

Dragon Wok

Coffeehouse

Scooter’s Coffee

Stories Coffee Company

531.213.2742

storiescoffeecompany.com

Zen Coffee Company

3 locations

Cupcakes

Jones Bros. Cupcakes

Cupcake Island

SmallCakes Cupcakery

Delicatessen

Jason’s Deli

Swartz’s Delicatessen & Bagels

Pickleman’s

Desserts

WheatFields Eatery & Bakery

Farmhouse Cafe & Bakery

Brownie Bar

Donuts

Square Donut

402.359.1555

squaredonutomaha.com

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

Three locations

krispykreme.com

Hurts Donut Co. 

Falafel

Amsterdam Falafel & Kabob

Oasis Falafel

El Basha Mediterranean Grill

Family Restaurant

Shirley’s Diner

Cheddar’s 

The Special

402.884.0441

thespecialrestaurantinc.com

Fast Good Food

Runza

runza.com

Bronco’s Self-Service Drive-In

Chick-fil-A

Fish Fry

Holy Name Fish Fry

Mary Our Queen Fish Fry

St. Patrick’s Catholic Church of Elkhorn Fish Fry

Food Truck

The Cheese Life

402.319.6919

Search “The Cheese Life” on Facebook

The Churro Truck

Dos de Oros Taco Truck

French Dining

Le Bouillon

Le Voltaire

Dario’s Brasserie

French Fries

Runza

runza.com

Bronco’s Self-Service Drive-In

Block 16

Fried Catfish

Catfish Lake

Surfside Club

Joe Tess Place

Fried Chicken

Dirty Birds

Time Out Foods

Alpine Inn

Frozen Yogurt

Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt

TCBY

YoYo Berri

Gluten-Free Menu

Biaggi’s Ristorante Italiano

402.965.9800

biaggis.com 

Modern Love

SPIN!

Gourmet Hamburger

Charred Burger + Bar

Angus Burgers & Shakes

402.401.6613

angusburgersandshakes.com

Omaha Tap House

Greek Dining

Greek Islands

Legacy Gyros

Jim & Jennie’s Greek Village

Gyros

Feta’s Gyros & Catering

King Kong

John’s Grecian Delight

Hamburger

Stella’s Bar & Grill

402.291.6088

stellasbarandgrill.com

Dinker’s Bar

402.342.9742

dinkersbar.com

Smitty’s Garage Burger & Beer

Healthy Options

Greenbelly

Coolgreens

Vitality Bowls

Two locations

Vitalitybowls.com

Hot Dog

Fauxmaha

Freddy’s Frozen Custard
& Steakburgers

Don & Millie’s

Hot Wings - Charbuffed

Oscar’s Pizza & Sports Grille

Addy’s Sports Bar & Grill

Tracks Lounge

Hot Wings - Traditional

Ray’s Original Wings

402.884.5300

rayswings.com

Wingstop 

Buffalo Wild Wings

Ice Cream

Ted & Wally’s Ice Cream

Two locations

tedandwallys.com

Coneflower Creamery

Cold Stone Creamery

Indian Dining

Jaipur Restaurant and Brewing Company

Kinaara

Curry in a Hurry

Italian Dining

Lo Sole Mio Ristorante Italiano

402.345.5656

losolemio.com

Spezia

3125 S. 72nd St.

speziarestaurant.com

Mangia Italiana

402.614.0600

mangiaitaliana.com

Japanese Dining

HIRO 88

Kobe Steakhouse of Japan

Genji

Juicery

Juice Stop

The Grove Juicery & Wellness Cafe

Smoothie King

Locally Sourced Dining

Au Courant

Stirnella Bar & Kitchen

The Boiler Room

Lunch

The Market Basket

402.397.1100

marketbasketomaha.com

Rivera’s Mexican Food

Foodies

402.884.2880

foodiesomaha.com

Mexican Dining

La Mesa Mexican Restaurant

Nine locations

la-mesa.com

Romeo’s Mexican Food & Pizza

Four metro locations

romeosomaha.com

Roja Mexican Grill

Middle Eastern Dining

El Basha Mediterranean Grill

Ahmad’s Persian Cuisine

Mediterranean Bistro

New Restaurant  Winter 2020
to Fall 2021

402 Eat + Drink 

Javi’s Tacos

WD Cravings

531.466.3217

wdcravings.com

Outdoor Patio

Charlie’s On The Lake

402.894.9411

charliesonthelake.net

Pitch Pizzeria

The Good Life Sports Bar & Grill

Omaha, Elkhorn & Papillion

thegoodlifeomaha.com 

Party Room

Legends Patio Grill & Bar

Two locations

legendspatiogrill.com

Committee Room -
Kimpton Cottonwood Hotel

402.810.9500

thecottonwoodhotel.com

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse
& Wine Bar 

Pasta

Pasta Amore e Fantasia

Olive Garden Italian Restaurant

Roma Italian Restaurant

Pastry

Pettit’s Pastry

Two locations 

pettitspastry.com

Le Petit Paris French Bakery

Culprit Cafe

Pizza

Mama’s Pizza

Three locations

mamaspizzaomaha.com

Zio’s Pizzeria

Four metro locations

ziospizzeria.com

Copp’s Pizza

Poke

Pokeworks

Mahalo Poke Co.

Poke Boba House

Prime Rib

Jerico’s Restaurant

402.496.0222

jericosomaha.com

Pink Poodle Steakhouse

Farmer Browns

Ramen

IKA Ramen and Izakaya

JINYA Ramen Bar

Yoshi-Ya Ramen

Restaurant Beer Selection

LOCAL Beer, Patio and Kitchen

Omaha Tap House

Blatt Beer & Table

10000 California St., Omaha, NE 68114

Reuben Sandwich

Crescent Moon Ale House

beercornerusa.com

Paddy McGown’s Pub and Grill

402.504.1022

paddymcgowns.com

Barrett’s Barleycorn

Romantic Restaurant

V.Mertz

Brother Sebastian’s

Mahogany Prime

Salad

Jams American Grill

Legacy • Midtown • Old Market 

jamseats.com

Charleston’s Restaurant

Spaghetti Works

Salsa

Jacobo’s Authentic Mexican Grocery, Bakery and Tortilleria

Mama Hoots Salsa

Mula

Sandwiches

Little King

Firehouse Subs

Potbelly

Seafood

Shuck’s Fish House and Oyster Bar

402.827.4376

shucksfishhouse.com

Bonefish Grill

Isla Del Mar Restaurante

Smoothies

Smoothie King

Juice Stop

Scooter’s Coffee

Steakhouse

The Drover

402.391.7440

droverrestaurant.com

Texas Roadhouse

Cascio’s

402.345.8313

casciossteakhouse.com

Sunday Brunch

Le Peep

Four locations

lepeepomaha.com

Early Bird

First Watch

Aksarben • Bellevue • Center • Maple  Papillion • West Village Pointe 

firstwatch.com

Sushi

Blue Sushi Sake Grill

HIRO 88

Yoshitomo

Taco

Maria’s Mexican Restaurant

Voodoo Taco

Rusty Taco

Thai

Salween Thai

Mai Thai

Thai Spice

Wait Staff
& Service

Mahogany Prime

Le Peep

Four locations

lepeepomaha.com

Au Courant