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Leo's Diner

American, Diner
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6055 Maple St, Omaha, NE 68104-4050
+1 402-553-2280
06:00 - 13:30
Closed now
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Sun 07:00 - 15:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 13:30
Sat 06:00 - 15:00
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The steak and eggs came with a really nice steak which they cooked perfectly. The BLT was one of the best ones I've eaten. Great vibe and friendly waitress.

Thank Susan T
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you see the menu, the title of my review will make sense. The delicious breakfast is why we come here, Roxie & the staff are why we keep coming back. Leo's Diner is the true gem in Downtown Benson. You need to see the Norman Rockwell re-enactment on the wall and the ol' skool jukeboxes in the booths (they... More 

1 Thank D James M
Saint Louis, Missouri
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91 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I went out of my way to find this place and was highly disappointed. I'm expecting some really good dinner food. The menu is really limited and the prices are way too high for say a hamburger. I ordered the special (3 cheese burger) and a cup of chili. The chili was cold and when I pointed it out it... More 

Thank Jace J
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Walking distant from our event. Ate there everyday. Treated so nicely and everyone could find something they liked! Very good food. Attentive service!

Thank Cindy C
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Found this place on Trip Advisor and wanted to try it out while in the Benson area. Decent food at a decent price. Expecially for Benson. It was a lot larger than I expected but it definitely was "dinner food". Nothing special but worth the visit. Try it out.

Thank Whammons
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The place reminds me of an SNL skit, with the loud waitresses, juke boxes on the booth walls and mixed matched mugs. But, that's exactly what I love about it - nothing fancy- but, the food is sooooo good! Best over easy eggs with hashbrowns and pancake for $6!!! The menu says "small pancake". But, the pancake was the size... More 

1 Thank sue8
Omaha, Nebraska
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257 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

I figured out the last time I ate a meal in this space would have been in 1954 or 55. I lived in the Benson/Country Club neighborhood in those days, before relocating to Ohio, Colorado, Iowa, and then back to Omaha. The place itself shows it's been cleaned up and re-done a few times, but the ambiance and food, just... More 

Thank DEPOmaha
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

I have been going for many years have never been disappointed it is always great and love the staff the breakfast is great has a homey atmosphere, the cooks are friendly and can accommodate what you want , no porkchops for breakfast though everything else is excellent

Thank cheryl j
Eau Claire WI
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196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Unique diner in downtown Benson, NE that features terrific and very filling breakfast entrees. Spacious booths in back. Great hashbrowns and pancakes. Will return.

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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

The food portions were small, the taste was decidedly average. The "Fantasy Island" was severely undersized, despite it being billed as the main attraction on the menu. There's not as much charm as Joe's and the servers are snappy and rude (busy restaurant is not an excuse for rude service). Bigger portions, cheaper prices, and friendlier staff are just a... More 

Thank Dominic G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 13:30
06:00 - 13:30
06:00 - 13:30
06:00 - 13:30
06:00 - 13:30
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6055 Maple St, Omaha, NE 68104-4050
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-553-2280

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