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.

Red Cloud:

  • 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.

Sunday: Closed


  • 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.




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.



Central City:

  • 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.



  • Barnstormers

    (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.



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