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Farmer Brown's Steak House

2620 River Road Dr, Waterloo, NE 68069-2040
+1 402-779-2353
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“spaghetti” (7 reviews)
“baked potato” (7 reviews)
“prime rib” (17 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse
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2620 River Road Dr, Waterloo, NE 68069-2040
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm always looking for GOOD Steak, so a friend and I decided to check them out. I ordered a Ribeye medium well, and my buddy ordered the prime rib. Mine was medium rare if that... and still it lacked the flavor and juiciness I expect....More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For $25 you'll get a prime rib that no sane person should eat in one sitting; that's why I did it :) And that the middle size cut! The meat was done just right the accompanying potato was perfect. Others on the table ordered the...More

Thank ed g
Reviewed 16 April 2017

While near Omaha, I was looking for a traditional steak place and was referred to Farmer Brown's Steak House in Waterloo. They seem to be only open for dinner, and there was a line outside waiting for the door to open. I suggest coming a...More

Thank BZimm08
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Ordered the petite filet with baked potato, salad and spaghetti. The steak was cooked, perfectly on the rare side of medium. It had a beautiful sear an each side. So tender and juicy! I had the house dressing on my salad. It was a sweet...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is a real nice family style restaurant, It is a favorite of many in the area, mine too. I had salmon with baked potato, and salad. It all was very good. Salmon cooked just right and baked potato nice and fluffy. A very good...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I love chicken and my wife finally caved in for my request to go again to Farmer Brown's. Honestly, their fried chicken was some of the best I have ever eaten. They are also consistently ranked in the top for their steak offerings. I saw...More

Thank duffer47
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Nearly an hour from Lincoln, Farmer Brown's Steakhouse just did not deliver for me. Luckily our group of eight didn't have to wait long to be seated and the waitress was very, very good. My steak was a bit overdone and not really tasty. The...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Got the four piece chicken dinner. Came with green beans bread salad fries and was excellent. Hot and fresh. Definitely recommend getting there early and often. Friendly staff.

Thank Mags boy S
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We drove down for our anniversary and never been in the area before. Found it from Google. Very popular. It opened at five and was packed right away.

Thank Harold E
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We tried Farmer Browns for the first time on a Friday night. It was packed with people, who seemed to be having lots of fun. We waited in their pleasant bar-room for 30" or so. We were seated by a friendly hostess and promptly served...More

Thank Piatravelgal
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2620 River Road Dr, Waterloo, NE 68069-2040
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 402-779-2353
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