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Old Chicago

Bar, Pub, Pizza
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10300 Se Washington St, Lincoln, NE 68516
+1 402-421-3388
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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136 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

This is one of our favorite places to go when we are in the area. They always have great food and a good atmosphere. It can get loud depending on what is going on in the area, but we love the place any way.

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Thank John B
Lincoln, Nebraska
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

Friendly and fast service and the food is consistent. I come here for all my business meetings. They have an express lunch menu in case your in a rush.

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Thank Ted L
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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236 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

No reservations. Not super friendly at the host station. And don't plan a party there if you want great service. It's a fun bar and food scene but not user friendly for groups that are larger. Too bad since its location is great. Manager Brook is great - clone her and you have a good situation!

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Thank NEVenturer
Houston
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2014

we went after the game-was able to get a table fairly quickly. Service was good-but wasn't a huge fan of the food. Pizzas were pretty greasy and mixed drinks were too sweet and watered down.

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Thank Winerunna
Lincoln, Nebraska
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347 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2013

That's right, folks! I'll be back . . . this was our first visit to Old Chicago located at Southpointe since we moved to south Lincoln last October. With our busy schedules, holidays, etc. we just forgot about how good the food, service and atmosphere is . . . so I'll be back. I opted for the Barbecue Bacon Cheeseburger... More 

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Thank Terry H
Lincoln, Nebraska
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541 reviews
370 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2013

I really, really like going to Old Chicago. The food is upscale bar food. The pepperoni rolls, jalapeno pretzels and italian nachos are must haves. The new pizza crust is awesome. Here is the one negative: Half the time we go we have the world's best service and the other times are just frustrating. Sometimes we wait over 30 minutes... More 

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Thank MikeKerrey
Nebraska
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65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2013

We don't mind the food, but then again its a chain & how hard is that? Service has always been questionable at both locations, but the last visit at the downtown location was the absolute worst. We waited for nearly and hour after placing our order for supper not to mention the wait just for drinks. It was sad too,... More 

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Thank MsJorie
Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2013 via mobile

Conveniet, friendly staff, tons of TVs for all the games, and a rock-solid menu. On the appetizer menu is peperoni pizza rolls, but they will also make them in buffalo chicken if you ask. Make sure and ASK, they are TASTY !!!!

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Thank pppKKKooo
Lincoln, Nebraska
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247 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2013

good pizza, a bit pricey. the food was good. the service was good. they have beer from around the world. they have a good set up.

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Thank Bill G
Shreveport, Louisiana
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181 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2012

I had the italian grinder calzone and it was okay. It was way too much crust and made me so full I couldn't enjoy the rest. The taste was average, nothing great. Atmosphere is nice. I would probably go back and order maybe a pizza or something. A lady I was with ordered a pizza and it looked good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Pizza
Meals
Lunch
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10300 Se Washington St, Lincoln, NE 68516
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 402-421-3388

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