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Whiskey Creek Wood Fire Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Barbecue, Grill
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407 South 2nd Avenue, Kearney, NE 68847
+1 308-237-4300
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11:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Kearney, Nebraska
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stopped into this restaurant after a local bartender recommended to me. His exact words were "Go to whiskey creek if you wan't the best steak of your life." That was an understatement. There is so much more to this restaurant than the steaks! First off, my ribeye was cooked perfectly, and I got to watch it being cooked the... More 

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Huron, Ohio
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339 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Four years ago was the first time that I are here with clients and it was memorable. Last night's meal for 5 was a far cry from 4 years ago. The steaks were so-so, not cooked to perfection and on the cold side as was one of the side dishes of potatoes. The server seemed overwhelmed and it wasn't really... More 

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Thank MessNmagic
Houston, Texas
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88 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My extended family and I were excited for a nice meal, and selected this place so we could all get some Nebraska steaks after traveling back to our childhood home from Houston. The atmosphere is nice, and the service staff was helpful, but the food quality was definitely sub-par. I ordered the special, which was listed as a bone-on tomahawk... More 

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1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great family restaurant. Steaks are near perfect and the kids love throwing peanuts on the ground.

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Thank Amy R
Poplar Bluff, Missouri
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Baked beans were very flavorful. Brisket and burnt ends were decent but the sauce was not great. Would eat here again.

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Thank travelusa75
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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

If you like peanuts in the shell check this place out. Shells to the floor how fun Nice variety of food selection. Good drinks Really like the pepper gravy topping for the steaks. Could use it on the chicken if you wanted.

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Thank Rick D
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Whiskey Creek - great food - but, it is always freezing cold in the restaurant. Management keeps the AC on even when it is cold outside. Suggestion - bring a sweater or a jacket - you will need it to stay warm.

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Thank Robert S
Mineral Point, Wi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

When I travel, I always treat myself to one good dinner, and this place was Very Good! Juicy steak, done to perfection and the service was top notch! Definitely will dine here again on next trip west.

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Thank Joanie6547
Luther, Michigan
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

had a great meal,fantastic blooming onion,very tasty beef and fish.folks were very accommodating and enjoyable to talk with.

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Thank jbob357
Lyons, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We visited here from our hotel. Very good staff. The baby back rib were awesome as was the baked potato cheddar soup.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Grill
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 South 2nd Avenue, Kearney, NE 68847
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Kearney
  • Phone Number: +1 308-237-4300
Description
We feature wood-fired grilled steaks, award-winning BBQ and so much more cooked over full-sized logs of oak and ash.

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