When you are touring the state on the “Turn the Page” tour for the Nebraska Passport program, here are some great places to stop for a bite to eat.
The Palace Lounge and Steakhouse
The Palace Lounge and Steakhouse is a premier steakhouse and lounge. Offering everything from casual lunch specials to American classics, the Palace also features a popular prime rib night.
Address: 125 West Fourth Street, Red Cloud, Nebraska
Phone: (402) 746-2201
Hours: Monday – Saturday: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
The South Bar & Grill
Serving up daily specials for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the South Bar & Grill is sure to please the palate. Sandwiches, steaks, salads, and burgers are just a few of the items you’ll find on the menu.
Address: 330 North Webster, Red Cloud, Nebraska
Phone: (402) 746-2462
Hours: Monday – Friday: 6 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Saturday: 7 a.m. – 1 a.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
- Or visit the Willa Cather Foundation site for more options in the surrounding areas.
The Green Gateau neighborhood restaurant provides delicious flavors with an inviting atmosphere to provide Lincoln casual dining at its finest.
Address: 333 S 13th St., Lincoln, Nebraska
Phone: (402) 474-7474
Hours: Monday – Friday: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Ozzie & Jan’s Famous Lee’s Chicken
(Also part of the Nebraska Passport program)
Since 1945, Lee’s Chicken has been serving up its delicious fried chicken as well as a range of classic American dishes.
Address: 1940 W. Van Dorn St., Lincoln, Nebraska
Phone: (402) 477-4339
Hours: Tuesday–Thursday: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday–Saturday: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
- Or visit Lincoln.org for more options.
The Ladybug Tea House
A cozy tea room serving “Big Apple” bagels and delicious home-made chicken salad, along with a variety of breakfast and lunch items.
Address: 321 G St., Central City, Nebraska
Phone: (308) 946-9801
Hours: Monday-Friday: 9 a.m – 5:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
The Heritage Grill
Located in historic downtown Chadron, The Heritage Grill offers something to please every diner with a range of menu options, including pasta, Mexican, and Teriyaki.
Address: 127 W. 2nd St., Chadron, Nebraska
Phone: (308) 747-2233
Hours: Monday-Saturday: 11 a.m – 8:30 p.m.
(Also part of the Nebraska Passport program) in Norfolk (55 minute drive from Bancroft)
Found in the old terminal building of the Norfolk Airport, Barnstormers offers a variety of food from prime rib and seafood to distinctive, original burgers.
Address: 4100 S. 13th St., Norfolk, Nebraska
Phone: (402) 371-8050
Hours: Tuesday–Thursday: 11 a.m.–9 p.m.
Friday–Saturday: 11 a.m.–10:30 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m.–9 p.m.
Round the Bend Steakhouse
in Ashland (25 minute drive from Elmwood)
Enjoy dinner at this premier steakhouse nestled in the rolling hills of the Platte River Valley between Lincoln and Omaha.
Address: 30801 East Park Highway, Ashland, Nebraska
Phone: (402) 944-9974
Hours: Monday-Saturday: 11 a.m.–10 p.m.