Charcuterie from Forno

One Year Later

It’s been nearly a year since Gerda’s passing, and the family has made the decision not to continue operating without their Matriarch and founder. The restaurant will operate under reduced hours leading up to closure on June 22nd. The new hours are Thursday through Saturday, 6am to 9pm, closed Sunday through Wednesday.

Best Sandwich in Omaha

Crescent Moon Ale House has been named the best sandwich in Nebraska by Big 7 Travel. The Global Travel Site named Crescent’s Reuben as the leading sammie in the state. For a complete list of winners from across the country, check Here
Do you agree with this ruling? Tell us your pick for Nebraska’s best sandwich in the comments, or by emailing Sara@TheReader.Com


The latest in Nick Strawhecker’s ventures has opened, and The Reader’s Katy Spratte Joyce will be issuing a review. For a teaser of our experience at the Italian endeavor, check out our Instagram @TheReaderOmahaDish

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