It’s just not locals who are wild about the Emporium. It’s caught the eye of tourists from across the U.S. and from as far as France and Australia who have come to western Nebraska to follow the Oregon Trail or see Chimney Rock.

The ’90s are back in a big way, including at Dairy Queen this summer, where two “vintage” menu treats — the Treatzza Pizza and the Misty Slush — are back for a limited time.

Solid lunch spots that aren’t fast food or fine dining are tough to come by in the Old Market. Oma’s meets that need with coffee, sweets and really good sandwiches, salads and soups made with fresh ingredients for a ridiculously affordable price.

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