10503 Bedford Avenue
Omaha, NE 68134
Phone: (402) 445-0400
Fax: (402) 445-4039
Neon lights, savvy lounge seats, intriguing posters and an extensive bar, these are all the things that make Barfly a popular hang out in town. From pool tables to live music to the DJ's, this place has all the makings of a great evening. There is also a jukebox and karaoke. The bar has a variety of beer, wines and spirits. The ambiance here is very relaxed and casual and the service very efficient. So come here for a great time with your loved ones. Call ahead for more details.
The Waiting Room Lounge is a wonderful place which vibrates to the beats of heavy metal and rock music. The place holds regular events and concerts from touring acts. Come down with your colleagues after a hard day of work, or drive down with your friends on weekends. No matter when you come, you all are sure to have a great time.
Rehab Lounge is the place to go in Omaha if you want to party and dance the night away. With many theme nights and drink specials, this club remains very popular with young people looking to party. DJs are spinning top hits throughout the night, which keeps the dance floor filled and makes the atmosphere of the lounge very vibrant. Private booths and bottle service is also available.
The Strauss Performing Arts Center is located in the campus of the University of Nebraska. The University's music department functions from this beautifully maintained complex and an equally fine venue for live concerts and performing arts. The Center is famous for hosting several musical performances and ballets. The Omaha Symphony regularly performs at this venue. The venue is an important arena for the College's art scene.
Tender steaks have enticed people to visit Gorat's for more than 55 years. Warren Buffet often frequents the establishment and has even brought along his friend, Microsoft's Bill Gates. The restaurant has an old-fashioned, family-style décor. The menu offers several cuts of beef, including filets, T-bones and New York strips. Steaks are served with house salad, potatoes and a side of pasta or green beans. There is dancing and entertainment on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings.
Head to Silhouettes Lounge for a great fun filled evening. This place has a number of specialty bars that serve a range of alcohol and spirits. You can book your own space here or enjoy the live music events held. On the food front, the lounge offers some delicious food with the pizzas and chicken wings as popular favorites. The ambiance here is very relaxed and the decor simple yet comfortable. Overall, a great place to spend the evening. Call ahead to know more.
Whisky Tango is Omaha's most popular country music nightclub. This place is always packed with locals who are taking advantage of the bar's awesome drink specials. In addition to country music, the DJs here play top 40 hits which help keep the dance floor packed nightly. There are also pool tables available for a friendly game with a friend or even a stranger.
Die-hard clubbers come to this place for its great sound and lighting. The Max may cater to a gay clientele, but it is equally popular with all crowds. The Happy Hour, between 4p and 8p everyday, ensures a crowd before night falls. Events such as Mr. Max Contest and Cowboys vs Cowgirls make sure the regulars are always entertained.
From the street, this spot looks like no big deal, but like Alice falling through the looking glass, Bar 415 patrons find themselves transported to a super-hip jazz club more likely to be found in New York than in a small Midwest cubbyhole. The long, dark room with exposed brick walls is dominated by a big, wooden bar lit by colorful Pottery Barn-like hanging lamps. The drink menu is very uptown with Cosmopolitans, Martinis and such. On the weekends, local jazz bands play from a stage suspended from the ceiling. A cover charge is collected when live music is offered.
If you are full-blooded Irish, or merely Irish at heart, you will enjoy this green-themed pub in the Old Market. This spot is located underground; just look for the sign and the green Blarney Stone. Descend the stairs to sample more than 100 beers, live Irish music and excellent bar food. Try the Pub Burger with chips and soup. The atmosphere is comfortable with a long wooden bar and a separate room to accommodate the band.
If you like to dance the night away, then the Capitol Nightclub is the place for you. Located in downtown Omaha, this club features state-of-the-art technology, including a powerful sound system and professional lighting and effects. And DJs keep the dance floor packed as they spin the popular tunes of today, as well as a few songs that we be hits in the very near future. VIP table sections and bottle service is also available.
Mr. Toad's Pub is a favorite of locals and tourists alike. Upon entering, you feel like you are in an old English pub. There are two rooms: one with a big wooden bar and several tables and chairs, the other with a grand piano in one corner and shelves filled with leather-bound books lining the walls. Large windows look out onto Howard Street, the Old Market main drag. The outdoor patio is the place to be on a hot summer evening. Omaha's Luigi Waites plays live jazz every Sunday night.