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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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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (9 reviews)
“prime rib” (21 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2620 River Road Dr, Waterloo, NE 68069-2040
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gosh..... I really wanted to like this restaurant. I had several people recommend Farmer Browns word of mouth. We went on a Sunday right before 6 p.m. We were seated immediately. Food took about 30 minutes, which I didn’t think was bad. My husband and...More

Thank Darla H
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food wonderful atmosphere prices are reasonable you will not be sorry good for a couple good for large groups drinks are strong

Thank Jlosee J
Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

I’m not sure if this was a fluke, but this was a dismal meal. Our food took over 45 min to arrive. Husband had prime rib, it was cold. I had filet, also cold. Son had chicken fried steak which had cold and congealed gravy...More

Thank jehrler
Reviewed January 4, 2018

We went to Farmer Brown's with family so we could visit, have a meal and enjoy a few drinks. The atmosphere was like that of a supper club - we loved that! The food was very good. Food and drinks were reasonably priced, but the...More

Thank Tracie E
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Had heard many great things about this place. Decided to try it last night (Sat night). Showed up at 815pm. Was over an hour wait. Apparently this is nothing new. The people on the waitlist gather around the bar area and wait for their names...More

Thank rbrtvndrvn
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

This steak house had been around for over fifty years and has been a favorite of locals and patrons from around the area. Nothing fancy about this place but in its simple decor and great tasting home style cooking it it a good place to...More

Thank tommylw336
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Farmer Browns reminds me of all the family owned Italian steak houses in Omaha that have gradually closed as the owners aged. Low prices for steaks and includes salad, soup and Potato. Very busy on weekends.

Thank johnephilp
Reviewed October 12, 2017

I have been here at least once a year for the last 15 years with my entire family. We use it as a family gathering place and they lock off the backroom for us. So know that is an option for large parties. They do...More

Thank Cory O
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Waterloo is just outside the western edge of Omaha and is a blast from the 70s, with brown decor in a large building with no windows. The place was busy and the menu is well meaty. Our group had a selection of steaks and the...More

Thank daveashuk
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

Decided to try a off the map local place for dinner based on reviews. Totally worth the stop! Pleasant quaint small town place, with great steaks! We both had the 8 oz filet which cut like butter and needed no sauce help to taste delicious....More

Thank Noyesfam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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