Econo Lodge West Dodge
7833 W. Dodge Rd.
Omaha, NE 68114
Phone: (402) 391-7100
Fax: (402) 391-7100
Bars & Cafes
Everyone is Irish at this festive pub. Wood paneling and big, sturdy tables and booths make this the place to pull up a chair and hang out with your friends. Beers and whiskeys from Ireland are the favorite here; there is even a separate whiskey menu. The food is better than average with beer battered Galloway Bay Fish and Chips, the Pub Classic Sandwich, Jameson Whiskey Steak and Lemon Pepper Salmon. Live Irish music adds to the fun.
The Hideout Lounge at 72nd Street is a great bar with entertainment options like live music, DJ's, karaoke to leave you having a great time. Drinks are priced very reasonably and it's a smoking bar so stock up on the cigarettes. Styles of music played here are diverse such as metal, funk, reggae, electro to name a few.
This comfortable midtown drinking spot is known for pouring a stiff cocktail. Friendly bartenders, comfy chairs and a great jukebox make The Interlude a home away from home for the establishment's many loyal regulars. Autumn is a busy time here with a constant flow of football fanatics stopping by to watch the big game. This is the perfect spot to watch Monday Night Football.
Japanese cuisine is what you will find at this north central mainstay. The shrimp and vegetable tempura is tops—light, crunchy and tasty. Other favorites include Beef Sukiyaki and Chicken Teriyaki. Choose a table in the main dining room festooned with classic Japanese decor or a private tea room with low-seated tables and kimono-clad server. Do not forget to visit the downstairs lounge. The decor is "Early Japanese Kitsch" with fish tanks, velvet paintings and some of the smoothest Mai Tais around. This place opens from Monday to Saturday at 5pm.
The ultimate neighborhood bar, the VIP is the "Cheers" of Omaha. The bartenders know most everyone by name, but this should not keep a new face from joining the crowd. Stiff drinks, several televisions, pickle card gambling and the grooviest jukebox in town keep everyone coming back. Grab a seat at the bar, or choose a table next to the tiny dance floor. Friendly, attentive service, reasonable prices and a very generous pour are just a few more reasons to check out this local favorite.
This restaurant, a chain of Chinese restaurants in the US, features a large U-shaped bar with an impressive list of wines and martinis that go well with the food. The interiors are done tastefully in darker hues like black and brown which add to the casual feel of the place. For food that is a unique combination of balanced flavors, tempting desserts, delicious wines and stylish presentations—P.F. Chang's China Bistro is recommended.
Liv Lounge with its hazy purple decor is a perfect way to spend the evening in the company of some great music and spirits. Apart from the regulars on the bar menu, the place also has many special cocktails. The place also holds small music events here to add that zing to your evening. The services here are quite efficient and the ambiance very classy. So come here for a nice, peaceful time with your loved ones.
You simply cannot miss the Barley Street Tavern if you're checking out bars in the lovely city of Omaha. It's a local favorite, always filled with patrons enjoying their beers. The simple decor gives the place a casual feel, but what sets it apart from other bars is the music played here. You find all kinds of live performances including Jazz, Pop, Rock and every other genre by amateur and professional performers. Check website for information on upcoming shows.
If you truly love beer, you have to make sure you visit Krug Park when in Omaha. This bar is considered by many to be one of the best beer bars in all of America. Inside the bar (which was built in 1908) an old time decor of wood and brink enhances the atmosphere. But it is the craft beer menu that keeps their customers coming back again and again so they can try a rare brew that just got put on tap. Normally over 50 brews are on tap, and the bar also sells bloody marys and spirits as well. If you become a member here, you will be invited to special events including members only pours.
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.
How can a night at the bar get any better? By adding arcade games and pinball machines, that's how. At Beercade they offer about two dozen arcade games and a dozen pinball machines spread out over two levels. This includes favorites like Mario Bros., NBA Jam, and Galaga. In addition to the games, the bar here serves up a great selection of microbrews and IPAs. The bar can also be rented out for parties and other events.
Located in a building that once housed a bookstore of the same name, Pageturners Lounge is a classy addition to the Omaha bar scene. The bar has a huge beer selection from around the country on tap, as well as specials - order the house special and get a Tecate and a shot of Old Overholt rye whiskey. The crowd here tends to be young and trendy, probably owing to the fact that the bar is co-owned by local son and famous musician Conor Oberst. Monday nights feature live music.