18 Mom & Pop Restaurants In Nebraska That Serve Home Cooked Meals To Die For

There’s nothing better than finding the one restaurant in town that serves the best homestyle meals to make you feel right at home. Those little “mom and pop” restaurants serve home-cooked food that’s almost as good as you could get from your actual mom & pop’s house. These 18 restaurants are some of the best places to get a rib-sticking meal.

The following restaurants are listed in no particular order.

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There are hundreds of small hometown restaurants all throughout Nebraska. Although we’d love to mention every single one, we can’t fit them all into one list. If you don’t see your favorite here, it’s not because we don’t love it or because we forgot about it, we promise. Just add your suggestions in the comments for consideration in a future list.

For more restaurants that don’t look super-fancy but serve up some incredible food, check out our lists of hole-in-the-wall restaurants here and here.