These Unique Restaurants In Nebraska Will Give You An Unforgettable Dining Experience

From the Missouri River in the east to the Panhandle in the west, Nebraska is full of unique dining experiences. Whether you want a good old-fashioned steak or a plate of high-concept gourmet fare, there’s something on this list of the best restaurants in Nebraska for everyone.

These 18 eateries go above and beyond the ordinary to bring you some truly unique meals. Sample them all and then let us know: which of Nebraska’s unconventional eateries are you partial to?

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October 08, 2022

What are some other great restaurants in Omaha, Nebraska?

Block 16 is a “farm-to-table street food” restaurant in Omaha that is a favorite of chef Alton Brown, who says it’s one of his top five choices for burgers. If you like water views while dining, you have to try River City Star, where you’ll actually be dining on the Missouri river.

Are there any famous Nebraska restaurants?

Also in Omaha, the Drover is renowned for its whiskey-marinated steaks. The marinade ingredients are top secret, but the steaks are soaked in it for 15 minutes. Some other famous restaurants are Vincenzo's Ristorante in Lincoln, voted as best of Omaha for multiple years consecutively, and once again in Omaha, Big Mama’s Kitchen is well known, featured on Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives show.

What is the scenic town in Nebraska?

There are some beautiful, picturesque towns in Nebraska, but probably the most scenic is Chadron. For the best views of the scenery, you have several places to chose from, including Chadron State Park, Nebraska National Forest, Oglala National Grasslands, and Toadstool Geologic Park.