The Hidden Speakeasy In Nebraska That Will Transport You To Another Era

During the Prohibition era, it wasn’t too difficult to find establishments that were still serving the prohibited alcoholic beverages…if you knew where to look. They were called speakeasies, a name which referred to the need to speak quietly inside to avoid detection by the authorities. Prohibition-style speakeasies have become increasingly popular in the past couple of decades, including in Nebraska, and this one in Lincoln is one of our favorites.

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We won’t spoil the “secret” location, but you can easily find it online; just remember that the entrance is in the back alley. Have you discovered this unique Prohibition-style bar yet? Tell us about your experiences in the comments!

There’s another popular “Speakeasy” in Nebraska which you’ll also have to hunt for – but for a totally different reason. Read all about it here.