When it comes to eating out, New Mexicans have a reputation for being adventurous.
Omaha is a city with plenty of sights to see, both indoors and outdoors, and it’s certainly worth a visit. Whether you’re in the area for just a short time or you live there year-round, you’ll want to know the best places to go for a nice, sit-down dinner.
If you’re a fan of steak, then the restaurants on this list will be the perfect place for you to go while in Omaha. Plus, all of them happen to be supported by GiftYa!
GiftYa is a virtual gift card company that allows you to send a balance for a participating location to someone you know via an app. The recipient can set the app up with their credit or debit card so they don’t have to remember to put a gift card in their wallet.
A GiftYa to any of these restaurants would be the perfect gift for someone you know who likes steak, or the perfect place for you to visit yourself!
Great steak in Omaha since 1944!
The portions at Gorat’s are to leave you with a full stomach, but be sure to save room for sides and dishes! Image courtesy of Instagram.
4917 Center St | Omaha | goratsomaha.com
For over 70 years, Gorat’s Steakhouse has been serving delicious steak to residents of Omaha and visitors to the area, but steak isn’t all that’s on the menu! They also serve appetizers, small salads, italian dishes, seafood, and of course desserts.
On Fridays and Saturdays, there’s live music and entertainment and great happy hour deals on weekdays!
Lunch hours are from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. on weekdays. Dinner hours are from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Mondays through Thursdays, from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. on Fridays, and from 4:30 p.m. until 10 p.m. on Saturdays. Gorat’s is closed on Sundays.
“Gorat's is an Omaha legend! I've been to Gorat's a few times, and the charm just can't be beat. Servers are the friendliest, and the food is solid to match.” - Yelp Review
Steak in the Old Market District of Omaha!
It’s all smiles when you dine at 801 Chophouse! Image courtesy of Instagram.
1403 Farnam St | Omaha | 801chophouse.com
Located in Omaha’s Old Market district within the Paxton, this restaurant provides customers with delicious steak in an atmosphere that’s equally cozy and upscale. There are many 801 Chophouse locations, but this one specifically is in such a great location that you can’t miss out on it.
The steaks at 801 Chophouse are hand-selected, so you’ll only find the finest cuts on your plate. And there’s plenty more on the menu for you to choose from as well!
801 Chophouse at the Paxton is open for dinner from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m. every day of the week.
“When I say this is one of the best steaks I've ever had in my life, I'm not lying. It was cooked to perfection. Each bite was mouthwatering and it felt like eating butter.” - Yelp Review
Four locations in three great cities— one of which is Omaha!
Mahogany Prime Steakhouse will accommodate your needs, whether you’re dining alone or with a large group! Image courtesy of Instagram.
13665 California St | Omaha | mahoganyprimesteakhouse.com
Mahogany Prime Steakhouse has three locations in Oklahoma— two in Oklahoma City and one in Tulsa — and this fourth one in Omaha! It’s definitely the place to go if you want a great steak, since they serve custom-aged U.S. Prime Midwestern Beef.
Also on the menu you’ll find appetizers, salads, seafood, shared sides, and the chef favorites! You can also pick from the wine list, dessert menu, or gluten-free menu depending on what you want for your dining experience.
Mahogany Prime Steakhouse is closed on Sundays, but hours are from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Mondays through Thursdays and from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.
“This was absolutely one of the best experiences I've received in a very long time at a fine steakhouse restaurant! Exceptional customer service, from the moment I called to book a table, to the moment I said my goodbyes...” - Yelp Review
Fine steaks and rare wines in a great location in Omaha!
The food looks just as good as it tastes at Omaha Prime, and it tastes very good! Image courtesy of Instagram.
415 S 11th St | Omaha | omaha-prime.com
Located in the Old Market Passageway, this Omaha steakhouse is certainly a hidden gem that’s worth a visit. They serve quality USDA Prime steaks, each one hand-selected for its exceptional flavor.
To go with your steak, pick the perfect beverage from Omaha Prime’s esteemed wine list, with rare wines, sparkling wines, and champagnes that come from famous vineyards all over the world.
Omaha Prime is closed on Sundays, but every other day of the week it’s open from 5 p.m. until 11 p.m.
“I don't know if I'm ready to claim that it was the best steak in my life, but it was pretty damn good, and it was cooked perfectly… The waiter was great, and I have no complaints about the atmosphere.” - Yelp Review
Delicious steak and other dishes with a great view to go with it!
Sit outside and enjoy a delicious meal at Sullivan’s Steakhouse in Central Park plaza. Image courtesy of Instagram.
222 S 15th St Ste 100 | Omaha | sullivanssteakhouse.com
On the ground floor of Central Park plaza, this Sullivan’s Steakhouse location in Omaha ensures that you can see the sights of the city before, after, and maybe even during your meal. The large windows of the restaurant provide a great view! If that isn’t enough, take a seat outside when the weather allows.
The historic downtown is a part of Omaha you’ll have to walk through, especially if you’re new to the area. Enjoy not only hand-cut steak, but a signature cocktail for the ultimate dining experience.
Hours are from 3 p.m. until 10 p.m. on Mondays through Thursdays, from 4 p.m. until 11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. on Sundays.
“Transcending to another level when describing a restaurant experience may sound a bit dramatic, but I have no other words, nor the vocabulary to explain how amazing it was here.” - Yelp Review
Popular steak in Omaha for over 65 years!
The steak at Cascio’s is seasoned just right to give you the perfect amount of flavor! Image courtesy of Instagram.
1620 S 10th St | Omaha | casciossteakhouse.com
This popular Omaha steakhouse is located in the city’s Little Italy, which is known for many great restaurants. Cascio’s is no exception, as it has served as a landmark on one of the busiest streets in Omaha for over 65 years.
In addition to great steaks, there’s soups, salads, appetizers, pastas— it’s Little Italy of course —sandwich specials, desserts, and dishes you can take to-go! And that’s just for lunch, there’s plenty more great dishes to choose from for dinner.
Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, Cascio’s Steakhouse is open for lunch from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Wednesdays through Fridays. Dinner hours are from 4 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays, and 4 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.
“We always have so much fun at Cascio 's. The steaks are top notch, the service is always friendly and efficient, and we never leave feeling like we overspent or were under fed.” - Yelp Review
Restaurant and lounge in a great space in Omaha!
Presentation is everything at a nice restaurant, and The Drover does not disappoint. Image courtesy of Instagram.
2121 S 73rd St | Omaha | droverrestaurant.com
The Drover Restaurant & Lounge gives you great steaks in an equally great atmosphere that all comes together for a spectacular dining experience. They were the original creator of their signature whiskey steaks, with a secret recipe that includes whiskey of course, and have been known for them for 40 years.
The Drover isn’t just a steakhouse, though! You can also find seafood dishes, sandwiches, and shareable dishes on the dinner menu.
On weekdays, lunch hours are from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. and dinner hours are from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m. Dinner hours are from 4:30 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. on Saturdays and from 4:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Sundays.
“We went to The Drover this Saturday to celebrate our anniversary and we had an amazing experience. The service was exceptional and all staff members were working their tails off to provide a great experience to everyone.” - Yelp Review
Steak in Omaha’s Regency Shopping Center!
Don’t forget to save room for desserts at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse. Image courtesy of Instagram.
140 Regency Pkwy | Omaha | flemingssteakhouse.com
Fleming’s is located within the Regency Shopping Center, an upscale area of Omaha that you may want to pay a visit to in order to have a great meal or do some shopping. You can choose to dine-in, here, or order online for takeout or delivery!
Fleming’s is open from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. on Mondays through Thursdays, from 4 p.m. until 11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Sundays.
“Fleming's is great. The menu is what you'd expect from a steakhouse with many different cut options, and the sides are family style. We were very impressed with their wine selection - not too expensive yet a decent variety.” - Yelp Review
While you’re considering one of these great steakhouses for a meal in Omaha, you should also consider GiftYa to treat a loved one to a great steak!