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Honest Abe's Burgers & Freedom

840 N 70th St, Lincoln, NE 68505-2103
+1 402-261-9860
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“truffle fries” (33 reviews)
“hamburger” (52 reviews)
“patties” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
840 N 70th St, Lincoln, NE 68505-2103
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Huge and unique burgers and great Parmesan fries! Frie oders large enough to share with the family. Pleasant staff

Thank sheilagreen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t really say more! Amazing burgers, cool decor, great prices! Lincoln should be proud to have a local restaurant that does burgers right!

Thank nash1006
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the all American burger and it was awesome. There were so many truffle fries that the 2 of us could share. All in all lunch was great!

Thank RhondaA343
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered the USA burger, very tasty but on the expensive side for a burger. This place is not the best for diabetics, only 1 low cal soda or unsweetened tea. They did not provide artificial sweetener for the tea, only sugar. The fries tasted ok...More

Thank dandcsieber
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Honest Abe's has the most amazing burgers you will ever taste. I have no idea what they do, but you will never be happy with another burger...even your own.

Thank Mobile79353
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best burgers and sooooo creative. Every month different special burger. I have never had a burger at Honest Abe's that I didn't live. Price is good too.

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unique selection of burgers. When visiting Lincoln this place is worth the stop when hunkering for a burger.

Thank Doug G
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Fresh and tender burger and fries where amazing. Fries were seasoned and came with unique dipping sauce, several varieties to choose from, I had the Cajun and was so so good!

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Our daughter lives by the 70th and Vine location. It is a nice clean place to get a juicy burger with fresh add ons. We love the parmesan fries also.

Thank pmcollect
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We didnt know what to expect when we went to honest abes after reading the menu on line. we went to a concert in Lincoln from Hastings (100 miles) and went to abes first what a great burger. You order off the menu, get your...More

Thank ddharlow
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July 12, 2018|
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Response from Marlea T | Reviewed this property |
For lunch arrive between 11 and 11:30 am. For dinner we have the best luck before 5 pm especially on the weekend
July 12, 2018|
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Response from Lori S | Reviewed this property |
Evenings are the busiest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 840 N 70th St, Lincoln, NE 68505-2103
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 402-261-9860
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