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About Hiro 88 - Lincoln

Hiro 88 is an up-scale Pan-Asian restaurant on Lincoln's new Canopy Street in the Hay Market. Serving some of Lincoln's best sushi along with award winning Chinese food we have something for everyone's palate. We offer an extensive selection of sake, wine, beer and liquor. We can accommodate up to 25 guests in our private room and have experience with events ranging from rehearsal dinners to pharmaceutical presentations. In addition to our dining room and lounge we also have two large patios. Both Patios have full dinner and drink service.

601 R Street Ste 100
Lincoln, NE 68508
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Sushi, Pan-Asian

Hours of Operation:


Lunch: Daily: 11:00am-3:00pm

Dinner: Monday & Tuesday: 3:00pm-10:00pm, Wednesday - Thursday: 3:00pm-11pm, Friday-Saturday: 3:00pm-12:00am, Sunday: 3:00pm-10:00pm

Cross Street:
Canopy Street & R Street

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Pay with OpenTable, Visa

Phone Number:
(402) 261-9388

Website:
http://www.hiro88.com/

Catering:
We do offer catering for large off site parties. However, we do not have a catering staff. Food is brought in pans and sushi is set up in round trays that can be used for presentation. Call to set up a catering today!

Parking Details:
There is a public city parking lot right behind our restaurant.

Executive Chef:
Milton Yin

Private Party Facilities:
Our private dining room can accommodate up to 25 people with large flat screen TV. Minimum check for party room Sunday-Thursday is $600. Minimum for Friday and Saturday is $1000.

Private Party Contact:
Chadwick Fisher: (402) 261-9388

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Liquor, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Hiro 88 - Lincoln Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.5

service

4.3

ambience

4.3

value

4.1

Noise

Moderate

92% would recommend it to a friend

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Good for Groups (4)
Sunday Lunch (4)
Romantic (4)
Authentic (3)
Bar Seating (3)
Comfort Food (3)
Fun (3)
Tasting Menu (3)
Business Meals (2)
Fit for Foodies (2)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Handcrafted Cocktails (2)
Healthy (2)
Late-night Find (2)
Great for Outdoor Dining (2)
People Watching (2)
Quiet Conversation (2)
Spicy (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Worth the Drive (2)
Afternoon Coffee (1)
Kid-friendly (1)
Neighborhood Gem (1)
Notable Wine List (1)
Scenic View (1)
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·Dined on November 12, 2017

Wonderful food and service. The waiter was super attentive and helpfulłm Highly recommended!

Tags: Hot Spot
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 (Omaha)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Had a great dinner with family from Florida! Made reservations for 14 for 7:00, got done with Husker game early, and got to Hiro at 6:30. They accommodated us in 10 minutes, we were seated by 6:45! Service was awesome! Had the best waiter! He was always checking drinks, food, ......great experience!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 27, 2017

I tried Hiro88 for the first time. Being raised in Japan, I was skeptical about their Japanese dishes especially I had two Japanese business clients with me. We were pleasantly surprised that my clients enjoyed the dishes. They ordered sushi combo and Eel don and they thought the dishes were good. I ordered sea bass (grilled ) to be on the 'safe side' since I have not eaten here before. I will definitely go back now that I know the food and services are good.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on October 21, 2017

Was informed we would only have 90 minutes to dine as there was a concert that night. We were seated at 4:56. At 6:08 the hostess informed us that there was a reservation for our table at 6pm and we would need to finish our drinks outside. Other tables that were seated prior to us were still dining when we were asked to leave. Not impressed and will not return.

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 (Cancún)·Dined on October 14, 2017

A real gem in Lincoln. Fantastic appetizers and happy hour specials. Large selection of roll choices. We shared appetizers and split a main course. We enjoyed the campus-like energy of the atmosphere. The rolls were fresh and full of flavor. The wontons were crunchy and full of cream cheese and other flavors. Try it!

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 (Omaha)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Had to go to the bar and order my second cocktail because waitress just wasn’t back to check on us. Also the waitress picked up my salad without asking if I was finished. I wasn’t found that irritating as I was planning to finish it with my main course. General impression was that service was friendly but not very attentive, as in go through the motions and get it done. This was not my first visit but not my most enjoyable either. Do love the food. I think they might have been under staffed that night. I’d rather think that than just admit the service was sub par.

Tags: People Watching
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vip
 (Omaha)·Dined on October 4, 2017

Best Hiro we've been too. Super well kept and all food was spot on.

Tags: Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies, Late-night Find, Tasting Menu, Good for a Date, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Birthdays, Tapas, Creative Cuisine, Quick Bite, Happy Hour, Sunday Lunch, Spicy
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·Dined on October 3, 2017

We waited for over an hour for our food, as we were eating there for a co-worker’s Bday, during the lunch hour. It was not busy at all. Two people had to leave, as they had to meet clients, and had to get their food boxed up.

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Omaha)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Took my 3 daughters before an event for happy hour prices! Restaurant wasn't busy, our service was excellent and food was delicious!

Tags: Good for Groups, Quick Bite, Fun, Kid-friendly, Happy Hour
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·Dined on September 24, 2017

Our waiter was great, very down-to-earth, he kept our drinks filled and helped split up our tickets with unconventional requests. He kept up with our jokes and made it a great experience!

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 (Omaha)·Dined on September 23, 2017

Friday night of a football game weekend. Excellent service, great food and all done in a timely fashion.

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·Dined on September 4, 2017

We had a very bad experience. It took 20 minutes to get a drink. We had to cancel 2 of our dishes because they never came with the rest of the order and we had to wait over 30 minutes for them.

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 (Kansas City)·Dined on August 29, 2017

The only thing we did not like was we got put in a corner next to the door that the servers used to go in and out to the outside.

Tags: Casual
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 (Omaha)·Dined on August 28, 2017

Would have been nice to know as soon as we sat down that there was (at least) a 45 minute back-up of sushi orders....that piece of information didn't come until we had already ordered and waited 15 minutes. That said, we felt badly for our waiter, (who was very nice and polite), for Sunday being such a popular day, the restaurant was clearly under-staffed. Our sushi was yummy once it did arrive!

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·Dined on August 27, 2017

Food was great. Music was a little loud but that was quickly resolved. Service was quick and polite

Tags: Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on August 26, 2017

Waiter seemed new, still amazing food

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·Dined on August 25, 2017

All was good , the sushi is excellent and price very reasonable , we like the atmosphere and the decorations.

Tags: Romantic, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Happy Hour, Business Meals
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 (Houston)·Dined on August 21, 2017

Best half price sushi on Sundays! the giant sushi boats are incredible.

Tags: Sunday Lunch
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 (Omaha)·Dined on August 11, 2017

Excellent food and service! Hiro never disappoints and you can't beat happy hour!

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·Dined on August 11, 2017

Horrible experience, was a birthday dinner for my fiancé. The waiter never picked up the dirty plates and cups after we used them till we started paying. Only came around to get out order and give us our plates. It was just our table and one other table so there was no excuse for not coming around and asking if we need anything . It took 40 minutes for the waiter to figure out the tickets when we initial stated everyone is separate. I asked for them to sing happy birthday and they never did it. Don't think we will be going back.

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 (Omaha)·Dined on August 7, 2017

We love this place before a concert but the night of Bruno Mars, it was a not up to par. Drink service was turtle time slow. Had to ask multiple times to get a fork and soy sauce. Food was bland. We realize it's a super busy time with a concert but something changed this time versus previous visits. Hope it was just an off night & not a trend.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre
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 (Omaha)·Dined on July 31, 2017

Not a big sushi fan but I love the fried rice options!

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Happy Hour, Creative Cuisine, Great for Outdoor Dining, Casual, Great for Lunch
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 (Omaha)·Dined on July 30, 2017

I have been to Hiro 88 multiple times and I love their menu. The only reason I gave their food a four star rating is their sushi could be a little better but it is still wonderful. Now if they didn't have sushi and it was just a entree menu I would give them five starts. Their entree's are delicious and you can never go wrong with a dish from them. They have a great happy hour menu and I would recommend Hiro 88 to anyone, they have never let me down!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Happy Hour, Sunday Lunch, Good for a Date, Comfort Food
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 (Houston)·Dined on July 23, 2017

Our server was quick and great!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on July 1, 2017

We love Hiro 88! The service is always fantastic and the food is delicious! No matter what location we have been to, we have not been disappointed. Definitely a great place!

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options, Hot Spot, Bar Seating, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Great for Outdoor Dining, Fit for Foodies, Handcrafted Cocktails, Romantic, Gluten Free Options
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 (Omaha)·Dined on June 16, 2017

Food was great service was outstanding, will be back

Tags: Tasting Menu, Creative Cuisine
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 (Omaha)·Dined on June 16, 2017

The food was really good and we love the ambience! I would recommend it if you like Asian cuisine and sushi.

Tags: Casual
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 (Omaha)·Dined on June 11, 2017

Was our first time there. The time we went was quite busy. Will Definitely pick a different time to go next time as it took quite awhile to get our food. However it was worth the wait. We will definitely be back.

Tags: Casual, Healthy, Fit for Foodies, Gluten Free Options, Fun, Paleo Friendly, Happy Hour, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (Omaha)·Dined on May 27, 2017

We have had a lovely experience every time we dine at Hiro 88. We especially love the happy hour prices on sushi and their great drinks. Their staff are amazing as well!

Tags: Good for a Date, Happy Hour, Handcrafted Cocktails, Notable Wine List, Great for Outdoor Dining, Authentic
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 (Chicago)·Dined on May 26, 2017

Great food. Treated family from Colorado! They thought it was very good. An enjoyable evening at Hiro 88. Will come back!

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Handcrafted Cocktails, Creative Cuisine
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 (Boise)·Dined on May 18, 2017

Lovely experience.

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 (Omaha)·Dined on May 14, 2017

I enjoy Hiro 88 and the food. Happy hour sushi is amazing price.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Special Occasion
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on May 13, 2017

The location and premises were both very nice. The food was good, particularly the sesame chicken. The service was excellent. We had a very nice time.

Tags: Good for a Date, Business Meals
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on May 12, 2017

The food and service was good, but it took an extremely long time to get a cocktail delivered.

Tags: Casual
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 (Omaha)·Dined on May 6, 2017

I love Hiro 88. Every time that I go, I leave satisfied. Prices on some items can be a bit high, but overall you can get a very good meal for a respectable price. Also, the location is perfect if you plan on going out afterwards or attending an event in the area. 10/10 recommend!

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Healthy, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Late-night Find
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 (New England)·Dined on April 30, 2017

Best place in Lincoln for sushi.

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 (Omaha)·Dined on April 22, 2017

We frequent Hiro 88. The service is wonderful and the sushi is the best around!

Tags: Happy Hour, Good for a Date, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Comfort Food, Good for Birthdays, Healthy, Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on April 17, 2017

We had the Diver Scallop appetizer as part of our meal and that dish was outstanding! Place is a bit pricey though.

Tags: Fun
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 (Denver)·Dined on April 15, 2017

Sat outside. Very noisy due to music from Railyard. We could have gone inside. Very slow to receive food however waiter was great. Food tastes OK. Have had better sashimi. They forgot the wasabi and ginger. Would not make a small change to my wife's nigiri order even though we would have been happy to pay. All around OK.

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 (Omaha)·Dined on April 14, 2017

Love thus restaurant. Food & service are always amazing and we have never have had a bad experience dining at this location.

Tags: Happy Hour
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