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Railcar Modern American Kitchen

1814 N 144th St, Omaha, NE 68154-4700
+1 402-493-4743
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1814 N 144th St, Omaha, NE 68154-4700
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Ambiance is awesome. Nice relaxing setting, decor and wonderful, wonderful service! We started with two appetizers: Pretzel Cheese Curds and the Korean Style Popcorn Chicken. We loved the cheese curds however, the popcorn chicken was a total and absolute miss. Despite the great sauce...More

Thank Mon-ValleyGuy
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Endless breakfast cocktails that you can mix and match for $15 is the cherry on top of the delicious food and good service.

Thank Nichole H
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Hubs and I went here on a date night. We had an open door reservation for 5:30 and because of rush hour traffic thought we may be late so called and they easily moved us to 5:45. Sure enough, we arrive right at 5:30, and...More

Thank Suedester
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We went for happy hour and had some great appetizers and some beer and 2 Moscow Mules. The pork belly tostada is our favorite appetizer and we have been to the Modern Railcar several times. The pretzel crusted cheese curds are also excellent. The other...More

Thank 171Scott
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Not bad, not great! The chowder and half-sandwich was OK, nothing special. Good service e from friendly gentleman server. price point a little high.

Thank JimB_Traveler
Reviewed June 22, 2018

My daughter and I met here for lunch and I was surprised at the menu. Deliciousness everywhere. I could have just spent my time eating apps but enjoyed the soup and salad in addition to the hushpuppies with lobster and romelaude sauce. I will be...More

Thank Harriet G
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

They say that the cleanliness of the bathrooms is a good indication of what's happening in the kitchen. They were right! This place needs a very good cleaning. Our party had different entrees and different salads and four out of five were sick the next...More

Thank DazeawayNE
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful brunch spot that provides some hearty and out-of-ordinary options. Love supporting local, non-chain establishments, and this one is worthy. The cinnamon croissants they serve as table bread (OMG) were like a delicious flash back to childhood cinnamon toast smells only decadent. Had cocktail options...More

Thank Ready2Go2017
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Over priced and under performing on all meals at our table. Too much effort spent on sauces and not enough attention to quality food, cooking in flavor of the food. Not the sauce. Dozens of other places to go where the food is the center...More

Thank Blake H
Jared C, Owner at Railcar Modern American Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Hi Blake, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We take great pride in preparing delicious dishes all around. I'll be sure to share your comments with the rest of my kitchen staff so we can be certain that the...More

Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

The Railcar never disappoints! Be smart and make a reservation because they are so good, they’re hard to get into on the weekend. The servers are all friendly and eager to help! I had the breakfast nachos, very creative and the unlimited Bloody Mary’s are...More

Thank WanderingHol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1814 N 144th St, Omaha, NE 68154-4700
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-493-4743
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