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Amato's Cafe

6405 Center, Omaha, NE
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English first
Spring, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This is the pinnacle of what you know as a diner. It is very comfortable and relaxed. You can tell when you enter that it is a place that has many, many regulars. Our server was Kathy and she seemed to know everyone and everyone knows her. Her service is very casual and efficient. The food is excellent and with... More

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Spring, Texas
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46 reviews 46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This place is, for all intents and purposes - a dump. But the food is delicious. I loved the ricotta pancakes with blueberries. Coffee was refilled before my mug was empty. I have been to Amato's in the past for lunch. For real italian, I highly recommend this place. Get there early because parking is very limited and do not... More

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Rogers, Arkansas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Get there at off meal times and find a place to park. The parking lot only holds 8 cars and everyone tows around the place. But the good is perfect. The ricotta very berry pancakes are like a piece of heaven with butter and hot syrup. This ain't breakfast, this is like an Italian dessert. The sausage sandwich with peppers... More

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Iowa
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Whenever we travel, we like to eat someplace on the beloved Triple D or Man v. Food shows and this was the winning restaurant this trip. We went here for breakfast due to our hotel's breakfast being less than appetizing...and we are so glad we did! My sister and I both ordered the Ricotta Pancakes with Triple Berries...these are seriously... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Was through on business and stopped for breakfast at what is typically a decent stop at any BW restaurant. Avoid this like the plague. It was awful. If one dot could be halved for a rating this was one.

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Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Great service! Amazing food! They are only open for breakfast. I recommend Larry's Volcano. Biscuits, potatoes, sausage, cheese, eggs, covered in gravy. Very pleasant atmosphere.

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York, Nebraska
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Very friendly and caring staff for our rather large group. The food is terrific and we plan to come back again to try other items!

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Sydney, Australia
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116 reviews 116 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Very friendly & welcoming staff... :) Great range of food on the menu. Quite heavy meals, lots of meat. Wonderful pancakes, which have berries & ricotta mixed through the mixture.

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Prairie Village, KS
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78 reviews 78 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

I can't comment on lunch or dinner, but I can tell you that Amato's has a fantastic breakfast. Every time we come to Omaha we must eat here. Where else can a person get homemade Italian sausage and peppers in an omelette? Or triple berry ricotta-stuffed pancakes? Those are my top two picks. The biscuits and gravy are also really... More

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Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

While the ambiance is lacking, the breakfast at Amato's is great! The homemade Italian sausage in an omelet with sweet peppers is a treat! The homemade ricotta cheese pancakes with berries are to die for!! Just great food!

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Additional Information about Amato's Cafe

Address: 6405 Center, Omaha, NE
Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 1:30 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 1:30 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 1:30 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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