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Wooden Windmill

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1155 South Broad Street, Fremont, NE 68025
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Omaha, Nebraska
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93 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wait staff was not real pleasant as was our server as well. Food was poor. I would not recommend this for anyone. Hopefully if I go back, it won't take mich to beat this experience.

Thank Philip S
morse bluff, ne
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good restaurant. Serves a variety of good food. Has a nice area for a small group is have dinner. From the road it looks like you are under the windmill. The rest of the place Is decorated very nice and attractive. Well worth your time.

Thank casper59
Omaha, Nebraska
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Everything I've had here was good, but nothing was great. The menu consists of steakhouse fare, plus BBQ, smoked meats and Mexican foods too. Steaks are good, Mexican is OK BBQ is very good. Service is good. Overall not a bad choice in Fremont.

Thank 53rwd
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Nice little restaurant with the best ribs ever! Fried fritters are great dessert! Friendly staff and quick service. Reasonably priced and good size portions. Great place to eat!,

Thank patrickillinois
Omaha, Nebraska
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

FOOD: Food was good. Our waitress was very good. The price of the food is a bit high for what you get. Service: Our food waitress was awesome. However, the bartender from the front is horrible She has the worst personality She is rude and that's an understatement. I can't believe they keep her around. Alcoholic beverages : They charge... More 

Thank NeldaC
Austin, Texas
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214 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

We have been going to the Wooden Windmill for over 20 years and not a whole lot has changed with the physical building. Indeed, it could use a bit of freshening up. Having said that, if nothing else, it is consistent. The menu is large with everything from BBQ, to Mexican, to steak and potatoes. On our most recent visit,... More 

Thank Zamigaos
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291 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

For a town of about 20,000 this restaurant is definitely local flavor. The building is old and the interior is plane country but reasonably nice and clean appearing. It's a safe environment with good friendly service. I ordered their 8oz Prime Rib, loaded baked potato, green beans, and a Pepsi, all for about $18.00 (not bad). The Prime came out... More 

Thank jvboyle
Fremont, Nebraska, United States
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

While the building is showing it's age and the food and service has declined over the years, they still have good steaks and decent appetizers.

Thank Cheryl M
Sun City West, Arizona
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501 reviews
472 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

We have been in Nebraska for an 11 day visit and one night we went to this restaurant. It was a family thing and there were 19 of us there. 13 adult and 6 children. I picked up the tab as I hadn't seen some of these folks for over 2 years and we had a great time. Our selection... More 

Thank HOODSY1292
Omaha, Nebraska
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69 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Large family party room for 30 on a Sunday afternoon. Our server was pleasant and trying very hard---solo. My only quibble would be the management or lack thereof. No bussers or food runners, and if there was an expeditor, not very good. As it was orders were taken and entered in segments such that we basically ate in 3-4 separate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Mexican
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1155 South Broad Street, Fremont, NE 68025
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Fremont
  • Phone Number: 402-727-4444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?