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Best things to do in Benson, Omaha

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Neighbourhood
“There's always something new in Benson! If you're a foodie, this district is definitely for you. Mantra for brunch, Taco Co. for lunch, Au Courant for dinner, and Yoshitomo for all-day Sunday Happy Hour. The possibilities are endless. The nightlife is fun too with Beercade, Barchen, and 1912 (a rooftop bar perfect for a spring, summer, or fall evening)!”
34 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Nearby venue for live music and bands. Check them out online for the schedule of events. ”
24 locals recommend
Bar
“Arcade bar. The basement is open downstairs on Friday and Saturday. $3 entry to play all games in the basement plus the WII”
30 locals recommend
Brewery
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“A local brewery with a great outdoor beer garden in the Benson area. They have amazing vegan wings.”
22 locals recommend
Bar
“Incredible spot. Dozens of tap beers and an eclectic, lively crowd. Does get crowded and loud on Friday and Saturday night. ”
22 locals recommend
Bar
“Jake's has one of the best beer selections in Omaha. They have a smaller bar where you can smoke cigars and a larger bar where you don't have to worry about the smoke.”
13 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Locally owned hotspot with random live music in the evenings. Easy to walk to. ”
10 locals recommend
Bar
“Bar located in Benson, great place for great drinks and food. The upstairs patio is perfect for sitting outside and enjoying the sun. ”
11 locals recommend
Food
“ I enjoy this nice laid-back atmosphere. They sometimes have BINGO on Thursday evenings. There are also a lot of other bars in this area.”
5 locals recommend
Food
“Great, unique ice cream flavors that change daily. Vegan options available.”
9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Delicious ramen! If you go you have to check out Kaitei, a speakeasy sort of bar downstairs from Ika Ramen.”
5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great spot for tapas and sangria. They have excellent Paella as well. On the weekends and evenings they have a live classic guitarist. Good ambiance!”
6 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Awesome local sandwich shop with unique offerings. No alcohol sold, but you can bring your own!”
5 locals recommend
Pub
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“Great food here!! The burger is my favorite!! Also have really good drinks, I love the Bloody Marys!”
6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The BEST restaurant in Omaha hands down. A regional kitchen where it's menu changes weekly based on seasonal options. ”
3 locals recommend
Bicycle Store
“Great coffee and even better staff! Always friendly and a great atmosphere. The back patio is hidden gem.”
5 locals recommend