Sage Student Bistro - Institute for the Culinary Arts
Likely the best kept secret in town. Tasty nutritious food at low prices, five star quality, one would be a fool not to dine here.
Every time we head to Sage we receive a different and amazing experience! The students service and preparation of the food is just like going to your favorite high end restaurant for half of the cost. The limited menu allows us to try items that we usually would not eat and they are always fantastic!
Sage Student Bistro is about the best food in Omaha, bar none. The presentation is outstanding, the service impeccable. They have high standards for all aspects of your dining experience, and they never miss.
Excellent food great pricing, you support students...
Very good...exceeded expectations as we knew this was a classroom and expected some bumps but the bumps were minimal. We will be back soon
Bistro was able to accomodate my request for more than 6 people BUT I had to physically go and ask, as no one read the request when I made the resrvation 5 weeks in advance. I also said I was bringing in wines, and the corkage fee was fine. Again, BUT I was bringing in bottles that were 27-35 years old, and I decanted them before coming to the restaurant. They did not seem to understand why I did decanting at home.
Servers knew the menu and were very attentive. A lot of thought went into the menu items. The menu was full of flavor and great presentation. The bakery rocked it!
Really enjoyable. Some delicious courses and excellent service.
We went for this evening as it was the last night open during the students finishing this term. The tasting menu was excellent with good service. There were almost more courses than we could eat but each course was different allowing the student chefs to really shine. We brought our own wine with a modest corkage charge but they did have a moderately priced wine list as well. We will definately go back during their next term.
The student prix fixe menu at the end of each semester is amazing. Metro's culinary school is a gem!
This is our second time dining at Sage. The menu is well priced for the amazing quality of food. The student Prix Fixe meal was delicious with appropriate timing of courses.
This restaurant is outstanding! Since it is student-run, all of the staff are striving to learn and are at their best. The food is not only wonderful in taste, but also wonderful in presentation.
Fun experience trying the unique menu items created by MCC culinary students.
My wife and I had the prix fixe dinner on Oct 31, 2018. The corn soup was inventive, the broth a littlebtoo sweet for my wife. The lobster appetizer, the sea bass coarse and beef coarse were very good. The salad was fun. A great experience.
Our waitress was awesome, however the wait time for food was much to long. We waited over 45 minutes for our appetizers and an hour and half for our main dish. The cooks really need send food out faster. We are not wine or beer drinkers and our waitress kept assuring us it would be out any minute. The menu needs to explain each item in more detail explain how it is cooked and what items are being missed together to create the taste we will enjoy. Again our waitress explained each item for us, how it was cooked, and the taste that was created. Once the food was served it was very good, the dessert was delicious. It was a great experience except for slowness in being served.
I wish the were more desserts to choose from and a variety if breads as in times past.
Sage is among my very favorite food adventures in Omaha, and vies for best restaurant in town. Always remarkable and inventive. Our server, Moses, was spot-on perfect. A+.
It was great food. Perfect for a fancy date night. I recommend it.
The food here never ceases to impress and the students are all amazing.
This was a great night out with my mom and sister on our trip, which we were from out of town. We had a great experience and the food was amazing.
Our group all had great entrees. Desert was fabulous. We will return next month when my friend can eat again after oral surgery
Our meal was splendid and the presentation was inspiring.
Great food and a really fun server!
Our dinner was a genuine experience for dinning in Omaha. While we went do some of the more common tourist or leading restaurants, this was the most overall pleasureable and interesting. The menu contained both know dishes and new opportunities. The student special was prepared especially well and served with excellent timing and pacing.
Birthday bash and the students did a masterful job making us welcome.
The prix fixe was amazing and the service was in point
Different! Lots of FUN! All done by the students - great service, very tasty and great prices. I would recommend it!
Fantastic food, lovely atmosphere, great service. Love the little mini-courses that change all the time. They were fantastic and such a surprise. The attention and service is outstanding and the students are so thrilled to be finishing up with their coursework. It adds a certain highlight to the atmosphere.
Great food experience from the MCC students. Food was fabulous and well worth the price. I like the quiet atmosphere and unique dishes. High end meals at a budget friendly price.
The food was amazing and the student special was the highlight of the night.
Everyone I've talked to raved about it. One person said she thought it was her best meal out in like 20 years, so she was very positive. I had a good experience with arranging the reservations and I think everyone enjoyed the food. The waiter was great as well. The bread got some positive feedback also; people really liked it.
Customer service was excellent! I loved the food, my only criticism was that my duck was a bit too salty for my taste. I loved the free taste options as well. It was a very wonderful experience.
The food was amazing such complexity of flavors and the plating was gorgeous.
My experience with grandchildren 3 & 5 was wonderful. Very nice fine dining that's run by students. Our server Jourdan did a wonderful job. The quality of food for the price was amazing . Our dining experience was enjoyable.
Every thing was delicious and the service was spot on. The desserts were so beautiful I almost didn't want to eat it. And the bread is so good.
We had a wonderful dinner on our date night. Absolutely recommend it for a fabulous meal!
We always enjoy the Bistro. The food is good and different. The students really take an interest in what they do.
Great night. Enjoyed the food, ambience and service. Would recommend to anyone wanting a special night out
was a great date night