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Wave Bistro

4002 N 144th St, Omaha, NE 68116-4206
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Ranked #6 of 1,111 Restaurants in Omaha
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $30 - $30
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Asian
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: North of 144th and Maple
Description: Asian Fusion Cuisine
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English first
Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

I've been to this restaurant twice now and both times I experienced excellent food and service. The crab ragoons are out of this world! The entrees were delicious as well. It's a nice place to relax and enjoy some good Chinese food. I HIGHLY recommend them to anyone that loves Chinese food and excellent service. :)

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

Arrived and checked in party of 4.. Two other staff asked us if we'd been helped. A couple behind us checked in and after 5 or so minutes left. A staffer asked me in disbelief, if they left. Obviously, yes. Finally seated. Slow to get drink order. In fact another staffer asked us if we'd been helped yet.we were Seated... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Alright, where do I begin? We walk in and they don't know what they're doing, who's serving who, etc. The place is TINY, not to mention completely filled with people screaming and loud servers. We take our chances and wait to be seated by a lady who isn't very polite. A couple behind us left after waiting, and the girl... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We went to Wave Bistro on a whim after a movie tonight. I had seen that Wave was #1 on TripAdvisor before, but I didn't know anyone who had actually been there. Honestly, I wasn't even sure what kind of food was served here. When we walked in we were graciously greeted by Connie who seemed so genuinely happy that... More

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Gretna, Nebraska
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This is a very elegant little bistro in a strip mall. The service is fantastic, and their menu offerings are all fantastic. My absolute favorite dishes are their Lemon Creamy Almond Shrimp, and their fried fish fillet. I believe they also have a full bar.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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109 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Had reservations for early on Friday night. The place was empty when we arrived and not very full when we left an hour and a half later. Nice decor. With only 2 tables I would have thought we could get a drink and an appetizer order placed quickly but it took about 10 minutes for our server to finally inquire.... More

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Kansas City, MO
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We went here because I am 1: an avid researcher when it comes to going on vacation and 2: a person who will not go to a crappy Chinese buffet but whose husband loves Chinese and, whereby, rarely gets to eat it. I write reviews usually anyway but especially wanted to write this review due to how they treated us... More

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Columbia, MO
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53 reviews 53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

we went because it was the top rated restaurant on TripAdvisor. about 14 miles from Old Market area hotels. The waitress was excellent, the food good but it just wasn't that much better than any good Asian restaurant.

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70 reviews 70 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I Love the Wave Bistro. This was my third visit although my husband and his family have returned more times than I all of us enjoy the food, ambiance and service. Don't let the location discourage a try. It's worth the effort to find. Can't wait to return.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Not heavily advertised, next to Home Depot where you would not expect to have this small and excellent restaurant with modern Asian cuisine. We love to stop there for casual, yet quite elegant dinner. By now we have been there ten times or more. Excellent service. Prices are moderate but you get served on china, table cloth (personally do not... More

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