Bars & Restaurants

Asian

First Place

Hiro 88

3 metro-area locations

www.hiro88.com

Winners

•Three Happiness

•Jade Garden

Bagels

First Place

The Bagel Bin

1215 S. 119th St., 402-334-2744

www.bagelbin.com

Winners

•Panera Bread

•Bruegger’s Bagels

Bakery

First Place

Pettit’s Pastry

502 N. 16th St., 402-345-1111

www.facebook.com/pettitspastry

Winners

•The Omaha Bakery

•Great Harvest Bread Co.

Barbecue

First Place

Boyd & Charlies BBQ

Located in Downtown Elkhorn and 60th and Woolworth in Omaha. Our sauce was developed 35 years ago in Alabama. Through the years, we have stood the test of time by satisfying thousands of hungry BBQ fans. We hope that you come and check out what the buzz is all about.

1418 S. 60th St., 402-884-2373

2706 Main St., Elkhorn, 402-289-4772

www.boydandcharlies.com

Winners

•Tired Texan BBQ

•Oklahoma Joe’s BBQ

Breakfast

First Place

First Watch

5 metro-area locations, 402-932-5691

www.firstwatch.com

Winners

•11-Worth Cafe

•Bailey’s Breakfast & Lunch

Brewery

First Place

Infusion Brewing Company

Locations in Benson and production brewery and tap room in southwest Omaha. Our beers are available at hundreds of locations throughout Nebraska and western Iowa. Fun, free, informative tours are offered each Saturday. Check out website or Facebook for events. Watch for our new location opening soon in Little Bohemia.

6271 S. 118th St., 402-934-2064

6115 Maple St., 402-916-9998

www.infusionbrewing.com

Winners

•Nebraska Brewing Company

•Lucky Bucket Brewery Co.

Brunch

First Place

Summer Kitchen Cafe

1130 Sterling Ridge Drive, 402-498-2800

12010 Giles Road, La Vista, 402-498-2800

www.summerkitchen.net

Winners

•Bailey’s Breakfast & Lunch

•Le Peep

Buffet

First Place

HuHot

4 metro-area locations

www.huhot.com

Winners

•China Buffet

•Granite City

Cocktail Lounge

First Place

Red Lion Lounge

Located at 3802 Farnam St. in the Blackstone District. Join us any day of the week to enjoy a classic cocktail and imagine the many memories the 100-year-old space holds. If you stick around long enough, the walls just might begin to tell the history. Cheers!

3802 Farnam St., 402-933-8686

www.redlionlounge.com

Winners

•Havana Garage

•Wicked Rabbit

Coffeehouse

First Place

Zen Coffee Company

Zen Coffee Company is a local, women-owned coffee shop located downtown in the heart of the new Farnam Hill District. Zen serves high-quality coffee and teas with a variety of trademarked drinks, such as the Honey Bee Latte, Butter Beer, Sunshine Daydream Smoothie and Lavender Lady Grey Tea.

230 S. 25th St., 402-452-3085

www.zencoffeecompany.com

Winners

•The Beanery

•Aromas

Cupcakes

First Place

Cupcake Island

1314 S. 119th St., 402-334-6800

www.cupcakeisland.com

Winners

•Cupcake Omaha

•Jones Bros. Cupcakes

Deli/Sandwiches

First Place

Jason’s Deli

7010 Dodge St., 402-551-2233

12320 L St., 402-932-5544

www.jasonsdeli.com

Winners

•Razzy’s Deli

•Ansel’s

Dessert

First Place

Nothing Bundt Cakes

10347 Pacific St.,402-933-9305

2921 S. 168th St., 402-504-4747

www.nothingbundtcakes.com

Winners

•Wheatfields Eatery & Bakery

•Foodies

Dive Bar

First Place

The Homy Inn

1510 N. Saddle Creek Road, 402-554-5815

www.homyinn.com

Winners

•The Nifty Bar

•Buck’s Bar & Grill

Doughnuts

First Place

Krispy Kreme

Fun. Fresh. And Warm. We make our Original Glazed Doughnut the way we always have. Because it’s the right way. The fun way. And we love doing it that way for you — our customers. We are very proud that you have voted us Best Doughnut for the third year in a row.

3 metro-area locations

www.krispykreme.com

Winners

•Pettit’s Pastry

•Winchell’s

European

First Place

Mode de Vie

120 Regency Parkway, Suite 124, 402-509-7650

www.modedevieomaha.com

Winners

•Au Courant Regional Kitchen

•Le Voltaire

First Date Spot

First Place

Brazen Head Irish Pub

319 N. 78th St., 402-393-3731

www.brazenheadpub.com

Winners

•Jams

•Beercade

Fried Chicken

First Place

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers

7 metro-area locations

www.raisingcanes.com

Winners

•Alpine Inn

•Jack and Mary’s

German Bar

First Place

Huber Haus

3578 Farnam St., 402-345-1708

www.beercornerusa.com/huber-haus

Winners

•Rathskeller Bier Haus

•Bärchen Beer Garden

Greek

First Place

Greek Islands

3821 Center St., 402-346-1528

www.greekislandsomaha.com

Winners

•Jim & Jennie’s Greek Village

•Feta’s

Hamburger

First Place

Stella’s Bar & Grill

106 Galvin Road South, Bellevue, 402-291-6088

www.stellasbarandgrill.com

Winners

•Dinker’s Bar & Grill

•The Woodcliff Restaurant

Happy Hour

First Place

Dundee Dell

The Dundee Dell is celebrating 85 years of serving up your favorite fish and chips in the heart of Dundee. We invite you to check out our enormous selection of Scotch Whiskey, and to stop by with your friends to enjoy our daily happy hour from 2 to 6 p.m.

5007 Underwood Ave., 402-553-9501

www.dundeedell.com

Winners

•Jams

•Brazen Head Irish Pub

Healthiest Menu

First Place

Greenbelly

210 N. 114th St., 402-334-1300

1405 S. 204th St., 402-504-4700

www.thegreenbelly.com

Winners

•Foodies

•The Bagel Bin

Ice Cream/Frozen Yogurt

First Place

Graley’s Creamery & Confections

Visit Graley’s Creamery & Confections in the heart of downtown Papillion and enjoy made-from-scratch family recipes, including toppings and syrups. The ice cream parlor currently has 38 different flavors, including Dutch Chocolate, Southern Salted Butter Pecan, Smoked Almond, Coffee and Mocha. The family-run business is named after owners Bryon and Joanna Compton’s kids, Greg and Haley. Come make memories with your family today!

147 N. Washington St., Papillion, 402-502-9897

www.facebook.com/GraleysCreamery

Winners

•Coneflower Creamery

•Ted and Wally’s

Indian

First Place

Jaipur

10922 Elm St., 402-392-7331

jaipurindianfood.com

Winners

•Taj Kabob & Curry

•Curri

Irish Bar

First Place

Brazen Head Irish Pub

Serving American eats with an Irish flair since 1998. Order the fish & chips, you won’t be sorry you did! The Robert Emmet Room is the ideal spot for any small private gathering or celebration. Brazen Head is a cozy place where friends come to gather and feel the spirit of Ireland. Cheers!

319 N. 78th St., 402-393-3731

www.brazenheadpub.com

Winners

•Maloney’s Irish Pub

•Two Fine Irishmen

Italian

First Place

Pasta Amore

Only the freshest and finest ingredients go into creating Pasta Amore’s award-winning recipes, and the mouth-watering pastas are made “old-school” on pasta machines imported from Sicily. Visit Pasta Amore in Rockbrook Village to experience Chef Leo Fascianella’s award-winning cuisine on what many call the best outdoor patio dining in Omaha!

11027 Prairie Brook Road, 402-391-2585

www.pastaamore.com

Winners

Lo Sole Mio Ristorante

Bella Vita Ristorante

Margarita

First Place

Romeo’s Mexican Food & Pizza

Your family-friendly Mexican Food & Pizza restaurant. Taking pride in serving our guests generous portions of the freshest, most flavorful dishes made with the finest ingredients available. Zesty seasonings and the freshest ingredients combine to ensure the ultimate in flavor.

5 metro-area locations

www.romeosomaha.com

Winners

La Mesa Mexican Restaurant

Fernando’s

Martini

First Place

Charlie’s on the Lake

4150 S. 144th St., 402-894-9411

www.charliesonthelake.net

Winners

Blue Sushi Sake Grill

Mercury

Mediterranean

First Place

El Basha Mediterranean Grill

Our primary focus is on bringing you the best dishes of the Mediterranean cuisine. El Basha was the term used to describe the elite society during the Turkish and Ottoman empires. Having the title “Basha” indicated a certain degree of social class and wisdom. We thank you for voting us best Mediterranean restaurant for the third straight year.

7503 Pacific St., 402-934-6266

www.elbashagrill.com

Winners

Mediterranean Bistro

Oasis Falafel

Mexican

First Place

La Mesa Mexican Restaurant

For more than 25 years, La Mesa Mexican Restaurant has been proud to serve awesome appetizers, exciting entrees, fabulous fajitas, scrumptious seafood, mouthwatering margaritas and much more. Come see why La Mesa has something for every connoisseur of Mexican fare to savor. Muchas Gracias for voting La Mesa First Place in Omaha’s Choice Awards!

6 metro-area locations

www.lamesaomaha.com

Winners

•El Vallarta

•Romeo’s Mexican Food & Pizza

Outdoor Patio

First Place

The Woodcliff Restaurant

980 County Road W, Fremont, 402-721-2922

www.thewoodcliffrestaurant.com

Winners

•Charlie’s on the Lake

•Mark’s Bistro

Pizza

First Place

Mama’s Pizza

A favorite gathering spot for families, friends, sports teams, birthdays, work gatherings, holiday parties and reunions for 44 years. At Mama’s, we are known for our homemade pizzas. We make our pizza dough in-house every day and with the freshest of ingredients that are prepared daily in each of our kitchens.

3 metro-area locations

www.mamaspizzaomaha.com

Winners

•Orsi’s Italian Bakery

•La Casa

Reuben

First Place

Crescent Moon

Since 1996 Crescent Moon has been dedicated to providing Omaha’s beer lovers a truly unique selection of draft beers from the world’s best breweries with an emphasis on local and regional beers. First Place Omaha’s Choice for Reuben for 3 years. Check out our website for upcoming events and festivals.

3578 Farnam St., 402-345-1708

www.beercornerusa.com/crescentmoon

Winners

•Foodies

•Swartz’s Deli

Seafood

First Place

Shucks Fish House & Oyster Bar

Shucks Fish House & Oyster Bar is the place to go for fried fish and seafood done right. We feature an excellent variety of fresh oysters on the half shell every day. Stop in to any one of our three locations and enjoy the best of the seas right here in Omaha.

3 metro-area locations

www.shucksfishhouse.com

Winners

•Bonefish Grill

•Plank

Smoothies

First Place

Juice Stop

5 metro-area locations

www.juicestopsmoothies.com

Winners

•Scooter’s Coffee

•Smoothie King

Sports Bar

First Place

DJ’s Dugout

6 metro-area locations

www.djsdugout.com

Winners

•The Good Life

•Addy’s Sports Bar & Grill

Steakhouse

First Place

The Drover

2121 S. 73rd St., 402-391-7440

www.droverrestaurant.com

Winners

•Brother Sebastian’s

•Cascio’s Steakhouse

Sushi

First Place

Hiro 88

3 metro-area locations

www.hiro88.com

Winners

•Blue Sushi Sake Grill

•Umami Asian Cuisine

Taco

First Place

California Tacos & More

3235 California St., 402-342-0212

www.californiatacosandmore.com

Winners

•Romeo’s Mexican Food & Pizza

•Voodoo Taco

Thai

First Place

High Peak Asian Restaurant

Specializing in Burmese and Thai cuisine, High Peak Asian Restaurant features a unique combination of flavorful dishes. After living for years in a refugee camp in Thailand, owners Pah Dah and Moe Min Win arrived in the U.S. and perfected their cooking at a well-known restaurant, Burma Superstar in San Francisco.

333 N. 78th St., 402-934-3555

www.highpeakasianrestaurant.com

Winners

•Salween Thai

•Mai Thai

Wine Bar

First Place

Corkscrew Wine & Cheese

10924 Prairie Brook Road, 402-991-2927

3908 Farnam St., 402-933-3150

www.corkscrewwineandcheese.com

Winners

•Twisted Vine

•Vino Mas

Winery/Vineyard

First Place

Cellar 426

1402 Dennis Dean Road, Ashland, 402-944-8109

www.cellar426.com

Winners

•Soaring Wings Vineyard

•James Arthur Vineyards

Wings

First Place

Oscar’s

17330 Lakeside Hills Plaza, 402-758-1910

16230 Evans Plaza, 402-932-8886

www.oscarsomaha.com

Winners

•Ray’s Original Buffalo Wings

•Buffalo Wings & Rings

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