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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Zoo
“Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo is USA #1 Zoo with amazing Aquarium and Safari exhibits. A must see”
  • 79 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Free admission, but with office hours, 7 days a week. Great for burning a few hours! ”
  • 85 locals recommend
Boutique
“Welcome to the original Omaha hot spot. Walk the cities brick and cobblestone streets as you mosey from farmers market stalls, wine bars, local eateries, and art galleries. If you're in for a stroll the River Walk trail to the Pedestrian bridge is easily accessible and will take you over the Missouri river toward Iowa:) ”
  • 93 locals recommend
History Museum
“Former Union Pacific Raillroad Station with a lot of history of the area and the railroad..a must see!”
  • 48 locals recommend
Convention Center
“Old Century Link, Arena & Convention Center. This is where your big concerts are held! ”
  • 47 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Pitch is an great option if you are looking for a lively atmosphere and great pizza. Pitch is an Omaha favorite. Pizzas can also be picked up and taken back home to enjoy! ”
  • 56 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Omaha’s botanical gardens have beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces to explore nature at its finest. Annual programming for families (and even puppies) is available!”
  • 42 locals recommend
Coworking Space
“College World Series!! This is one of the best annual events Omaha puts on. Its a giant party where people come from all around the country to drink and watch baseball. ”
  • 41 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“A great coffee place to chill and work. Great coffee and Blackstone is also a great neighbourhood.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Zoo
“The "#1" zoo in America - constantly battling for that top spot with San Diego. We are always switching things up with new attractions. Bring your walking shoes.”
  • 48 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Great tacos, even better tequila selection. Pro Tip: If you happen to be in town on the first Sunday of the month, make a reservation for Brunch! But leave the kids at home, Mula's typically chill atmosphere turns to a club vibe with a DJ and dancing! ”
  • 32 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“French brasserie, outstanding mussels, escargot, steak and - believe it or not - burger! Best fries in town to boot. ”
  • 37 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Westroads Mall is an enclosed shopping mall in Omaha, Nebraska at the intersection of 100th and Dodge Streets. It is the largest mall in Nebraska”
  • 18 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“About a mile from the Hygge House, Midtown Crossing is home to a frequently used green space and amphitheater. In the warmer months, you'll find outdoor events nearly every evening, in the cooler months be sure to check out the holiday lights! Along with the outdoor space, a few blocks of eating and entertainment make their home in Midtown as well as a movie theater. Take your time and enjoy all that Midtown Crossing has to offer:)”
  • 45 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“During the Summer there is live music Thursdays from 6:30 - 8:30 PM- if you need chairs and/or blankets to go- let us know! Lots of shopping, there is a ferris wheel in Scheels. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“Beautiful, historic neighborhood smack dab in the middle of the metro area. Old homes and some of our favorite places to frequent.”
  • 22 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Pizza Place
“Pitch is an great option if you are looking for a lively atmosphere and great pizza. Pitch is an Omaha favorite. Pizzas can also be picked up and taken back home to enjoy! ”
  • 56 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Great tacos, even better tequila selection. Pro Tip: If you happen to be in town on the first Sunday of the month, make a reservation for Brunch! But leave the kids at home, Mula's typically chill atmosphere turns to a club vibe with a DJ and dancing! ”
  • 32 locals recommend
French Restaurant
“French brasserie, outstanding mussels, escargot, steak and - believe it or not - burger! Best fries in town to boot. ”
  • 37 locals recommend
Bar
“An Omaha classic. Three bars in one. Be sure to check out the basement German Beer Hall and get yourself a Das Boot, or come on a Tuesday for Pint Night American beers on the main floor. For food get the Reuben sandwich, Omaha’s claim to fame!”
  • 30 locals recommend
Bar
“Amazing American style food, great atmosphere, friendly staff. They have been around for decades.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Bar
“This is one of our favorite sushi spots in town! They have happy hour 3-6pm, Mon. Sat and a reverse happy hour 10:30 pm-12 am Saturday, and an all day happy hour Sunday. Our favorite rolls are the Thriller, Super Asparagus, Philly, and the Itch Salmon Nigiri is out of this world!”
  • 29 locals recommend
Falafel Restaurant
“Hole-in-the wall fast casual restaurant serving awesome falafel and kabob. Not much room to sit so we would recommend picking up and taking elsewhere. The hipsters working the counter can be a little rude at times, but hey, what are you gonna do? :)”
  • 30 locals recommend
Brewery
“Casual, cool vibe with elevated pub fare, house brews, and cocktails. Nice beer garden and patio when weather permits.”
  • 23 locals recommend

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