The Shady Bend Cafe Is Keeping A Historic Local Nebraska Treasure Alive

Enjoying a meal away from our own kitchens is always a treat. This restaurant gives you the joy of not only an absolutely delicious meal but a charming bit of Grand Island history as well. The building that houses Shady Bend Cafe is a beautiful architectural relic that has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 2008, and it’s still a great place to find local history and neighborly people.

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It’s wonderful to see this historic building once again full of life. It has regained its role as a place for people to get together and catch up while enjoying a tasty meal. Find out more about this lovable diner on its Facebook page.

You may not be able to set the kids loose to run around here as travelers of decades past did, but this Grand Island playground will let you do just that.

Address: 3609 W Old Hwy 30, Grand Island, NE 68803, USA