Best Local Food-Serving Restaurant

Readers’ Choice Best of the Big O: Block 16

According to their restaurant’s website, Chefs Paul and Jessica Urban “have been cooking together long enough that we know how to balance each other–comfort meets freshness.  One of us says, “Juicy burger?” The other responds, ‘Yeah! And some roasted beets and goat cheese!'”

And Omaha says, “Please may I have another?”

1611 Farnam Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68106

LUNCH: 11 A.M. to 3 P.M., Mon. – Sat.

DINNER: 5 P.M. to 9 P.M., Thu. – Sat.


Readers’ Choice: Quick Bites Soul Food

Readers Recommend: Modern Love, Benson Brewery, Railcar Modern American Kitchen, Catfish Lake Restaurant and Lounge, The Grey Plume, Kitchen Table, LOCAL Beer, Patio and Kitchen

Red wine braised short rib, local mushrooms, crispy potato, scallion and red wine syrup with reaalllllly good parm over raclette mac and cheese. (photo from Block 16, Facebook page)

2109 Readers’ Choice Best of Dining Winners

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