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Best American Restaurants in Downtown / Old Market


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A photo of Memoir restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Omaha
Booked 86 times today
Welcome to our living room where the drinks flow easily entwined throughout quality conversations, the meal leaves a lasting impression that reminds of memories made with new connections or old family friends, and the good times never seem to come to an end. At Memoir, we use quality ingredients and responsibly sourced meats and seafood to create a thoughtful menu that has something tempting to everyone. Our dishes are crafted with care leaving a lasting impression on the palate.
A photo of J. Gilbert’s - Wood Fired Steaks & Seafood - Omaha restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown / Old Market
Booked 45 times today
J. Gilbert's - Wood Fired Steaks & Seafood - Omaha has been hailed as one of the best steakhouses in the city, consistently earning high marks for its perfectly cooked steaks, knowledgeable service, and the overall dining experience. Customers have praised the restaurant's steak and seafood selections, describing the steak as "melt in your mouth" and the seafood as "succulent." Regulars lauded the selection of steak knives presented before the meal and the generous portions. The restaurant also garnered compliments for its superb service, with reviewers noting attentive servers who manage the balance of good pacing without rushing. There were also mentions of special touches like signed birthday cards and complimentary desserts on special occasions. While there were some occasional issues with consistency, the overwhelming number of reviews celebrate J. Gilbert's for steak perfection, outstanding service, and an ambiance that feels perfect for special occasions.
A photo of Tupelo Honey - Omaha restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Omaha
Booked 19 times today
Tupelo Honey is a revival of Southern food and traditions rooted in the Carolina Mountains we call home. We craft brunches, lunches and suppers that bring family and friends around the table and allow for conversations and cocktails to linger longer than usual. Please arrive on time with all members in your party present. We will cancel reservations 15 minutes after the scheduled time. The combining of separate reservations will not be honored. We look forward to seeing you soon!Parking - Parking available at the Brickline building for $1 per hour. Please use Farnam St to access parking structure. All parking is free on Sunday's.
A photo of Gather - Omaha restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown / Old Market
Booked 33 times today
Gather - Omaha is highly praised for its standout American cuisine. The reviews underscore the freshness of the food, with ingredients sourced directly from a unique, in-house vertical garden. The restaurant's menu is lauded as "creative, diverse, and current," with a varied selection of dishes and appetizers. Particular favorites include the pork belly bao buns and fried chicken. The dining experience is further elevated by the excellent service, led by a "professional and kind" staff. Visitors frequently highlight the vibrant atmosphere that adds a distinctive charm to the dining experience, making Gather - Omaha a must-visit in the area. One customer sums up the sentiment, stating that it is "one of my favorite restaurants throughout the entire country."
A photo of Dynamite Woodfire Grill restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Downtown / Old Market
Booked 16 times today
Dynamite Woodfire Grill prides itself on offering an exemplary dining experience, featuring a variety of unique dishes that are a testament to good American cuisine. The restaurant has received high praise for its innovative menu and the quality of its food – dishes like crab cakes, wedge salad, and smoked oysters are cooked to perfection and served with attention to presentation. Reviewers also laud the ambiance of the restaurant, making it suitable for both formal and casual dining. Noteworthy mentions from the reviews include the phenomenal service led by attentive and knowledgeable staff, further enhancing the overall dining experience at Dynamite Woodfire Grill. Whether it's for a lunch affair or a special night out, Dynamite Woodfire Grill guarantees a memorable experience of American cuisine.
A photo of V.Mertz restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown / Old Market
Booked 1 time today
V. Mertz, situated in Omaha, has become an absolute favorite among locals and tourists alike, best known for its delectable Contemporary American cuisine. The highly praised Executive Chef Kyle Lamb has been commended for his ability to create well-conceived dishes that please both the eye and the palate, from smoked carrots to perfectly crusted American Wagu chuck steak. Reviews laud V. Mertz as a restaurant that "consistently and blissfully strikes a balance between beloved classics & contemporary dining trends". Alongside its excellent service and ambiance, this makes it the perfect venue for special occasions, and a prized contributor to America's culinary landscape.
A photo of Jams - Old Market restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown / Old Market
Booked 5 times today
Jams - Old Market is a beloved institution in Omaha, renowned for its exceptional American cuisine. The restaurant shines through multiple reviews, with patrons frequently praising the creativity and quality of the food. Customers consistently mention the large portion sizes, with highlights including the lobster tacos and unique desserts such as the apple pie cheesecake and peach crème brulee. Jams - Old Market is also commended for its fast and courteous service, as well as its enjoyable atmosphere. With its successful combination of delicious food, great service, and a wonderful ambience, it's no wonder Jams - Old Market is a favored choice among locals and visitors alike.
A photo of Upstream Brewing Company - Old Market restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown / Old Market
Booked 8 times today
Upstream Brewing Company - Old Market is celebrated for delivering excellent American cuisine. The menu is comprehensive, boasting a variety of dishes ranging from light starter salads, traditional burgers, hand-cut Angus steaks, to imaginative thin-crust pizzas like 'Duck Duck Fig'. As stated in the reviews, the restaurant prides itself on having "something for everyone". Many patrons compliment the quality of the food, with one customer lauding, "The food was fantastic. I had the pot roast, which basically melted in your mouth. My partner had the filet mignon and said it was also amazing." Patrons also enjoy the engaging environment, making it a must-visit dining destination.
A photo of Omaha Prime restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown / Old Market
Booked 7 times today
Omaha Prime Steakhouse is highly praised for its exceptional quality of food and service. Located in the heart of Omaha's Old Market near business hotels, it is a favored destination for steak enthusiasts. The reviews echo the consistent high-grade experience it offers - the steaks are often described as "amazing", "excellent", and "the best cut of meat". The restaurant's ambiance adds to its charm, providing a traditional steakhouse feel that is greatly appreciated by customers. The attention to customer preferences and needs is appreciated, contributing to high ratings for service quality. Multiple reviewers have pledged to return, emphasizing the lasting impression Omaha Prime leaves on its visitors.
A photo of Mouth of the South - Old Market restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown / Old Market
Booked 3 times today
Located in the vibrant heart of the Old Market neighborhood, Mouth of the South is revered for its impeccable Southern cuisine. Patrons consistently praise the generous portions, exquisite seasoning, and wide variety of authentic dishes, including hot and delicious jambalaya, chicken fried chicken, and crawfish etouffee, which is highly recommended. The ambience further enhances the experience, creating an immersive New Orleans feel in Omaha. Coupled with live music and excellent service, Mouth of the South receives glowing reviews as a local gem. Customers emphasize the mouthwatering food, affirming they'll return "again and again". Thus, for a true taste of the South, this restaurant should certainly be on your bucket list.
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