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Wave Bistro

#13 of 1,063 Restaurants in Omaha
#14 of 1,177 Places to Eat in Omaha
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4002 N 144th St, Omaha, NE 68116-4206 (North of 144th and Maple)
402-496-8812
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Asian Fusion Cuisine

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  • 88
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food

The service was great. The waiter was helpful and knowledgable. We had crab cakes, cashew crusted salmon, and garlic basil chicken. I would recommend any of these. Will definitely be returning .

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
201Tinkerbell
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Williston, North Dakota
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
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Williston, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

The service was great. The waiter was helpful and knowledgable. We had crab cakes, cashew crusted salmon, and garlic basil chicken. I would recommend any of these. Will definitely be returning .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We always enjoy the food, service, and personal care that the Wave gives. I love the Wonton soup- it is a meal in itself. The Wave has satisfying dishes for both carnivores and veggie only. My wife and I usually get an entree and a soup and split them, and we still take some home. When I think casual yet... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Don't be put off by the Wave's location, a strip mall close to a Home Depot. Once you walk in the door, its a whole other world. Fresh, clean and tastefully decorated, the casual atmosphere makes you hungry, and the easy-going pleasant hostess (owner) instantly lowers your blood pressure. The menu is not a beef-lover's dream, but the Asian dishes... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Our lunch was wonderful! I recommend the Lemon Creamy Almond Shrimp. It was the favorite at our table. Our food took a little while, but we were in no hurry and the service was very attentive in the mean time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

What a wonderful place to take your family to. Waitress was very attentive to my son who has special needs. The chef greeted us at the door and made us feel comfortable. His wife was very warm and friendly. The food was out of this world. My husband ordered the lamb. The crust on the lamb was mouthwatering. As soon... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska, USA
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This restaurant has received high marks from others and now I know why. The menu is creative and the food is excellent. On a previous visit a long time ago, my wife and I found the music to be difficult and they appear to have fixed that. Service was terrific, as our server was very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend... More 

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Omaha, Georgia
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Good service and good food. Well worth the visit and good value for money. Our waiter was very courteous.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Another fantastic dinner at Wave with James, Connie and George! We started out with a bottle of the Simi Landslide, the lettuce wraps and our new favorite soup "wave wonton". The ingredients for every dish are always so fresh tasting and everything is seasoned to perfection. I had the halibut and my husband had the sea-bass. James recommended that my... More 

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Tucson
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

The title tells it all. I had folks 55, 85, and 90 with me, and they all loved their entrees. The salmon fried roll is wonderful. I had curry chicken-it was flavorful and mildly spicy, the chicken was fresh, as were the green beans. One of us had the garlic basil crusted chicken, which was delicious (I had a bite).... More 

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Omaha
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We have been to Wave Bistro before and has been one of our favorite places but . . . not this last time. It was just a very weird vibe last Saturday Night. We had actually made reservations because I know how busy they get. When we walked in the ladies at the front seemed very frustrated. We waiting about... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4002 N 144th St, Omaha, NE 68116-4206
    (North of 144th and Maple)
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: 402-496-8812

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Romantic, Large groups

Description

Asian Fusion Cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?