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Venue Restaurant & Lounge
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Ranked #16 of 667 Restaurants in Lincoln
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $6 - $38
Cuisines: American, Italian, Seafood, Steakhouse, Wine Bar
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Venue's team of culinary chefs put together a diverse menu summarized as American Continental cuisine with ethnic influences. The menu features Premium choice steaks, fresh seafood, brick oven specialty pizzas, superb soups, salads, pastas, and succulent desserts. Venue is the perfect place to relax for a snack, enjoy happy hour specials, enjoy a meal or an entire evening. Venue offers three private dining rooms and offers full service catering.
Reviewed January 13, 2013

very good food. I hope they keep having the duck tacos. they have a nice place. the service is good, too. one thing, they are pricey, but pretty good.

Thank Bill G
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Reviewed December 21, 2012 via mobile

Been here many times with family. Never had a bad meal or experience. Staff always strives to impress, And the menu does it's share of impressing as well.

I highly recommend this restaurant for anyone visiting or living in the area.

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Thank MarkInBoston10
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Reviewed November 21, 2012

Nice, pseudo-modern atmosphere with classic cuisine. Entres tend toward the $$$ (moderately pricey) end, but a great deal for an appetizer + salad alternative (much healthier than a 12 oz rib eye). Good wine list by-the-glass and bottle (glass was Bodega Malbec, second glass was Californian Pinot noir (decent). Went in late-ish, 8 pm, and felt a bit rushed after dinner by the wait staff even though they advertise closing at 11 pm. Good place and recommended!

1  Thank Michael E
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Reviewed November 15, 2012

I was in town recently for the Michigan vs. Nebraska football game. Our group of 20 went the the Venue Friday night for dinner. The ambiance is perfect, great lighting and the bar is a must stop, very upscale. The cuisine will exceed your expectations, high quality, fresh, cooked to order. Their soup is outstanding, succulent steak. You will love their wine list, so much so you will want to get more than one bottle. Our service was quite good, very efficient, friendly and customer service oriented. If you are going out for a group function, business dinner with a client, or a special occasion the Venue is the perfect dining experience, deserving of its name. I only wish it was in New York, I will go back in 2014. "Go Blue" !

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1  Thank dana b
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Reviewed November 15, 2012

I arranged for a group dinner for 20 people at the Venue in Lincoln on October 26th. The management and staff went " beyond the call of duty" in hosting our group that night. On a Friday night before a Nebraska football game we were very fortunate to secure a reservation for such a large group. From the moment we arrived until we left, we were treated with exceptional service and care. We were asked how to split the bill, and we informed the server that one check would be fine with us. On such a busy night everything came off great; the food was delicious and served hot, the wine list was outstanding and the staff was exceptionally cooperative. I intend to return to the Venue the next time I'm in Lincoln with a party of any size ! I highly reccomend the Venue for great food and drink, ambience and service..Jim.K.

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3  Thank jim k
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