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Wooden Windmill

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1155 S Broad St, Fremont, NE 68025-6011
+1 402-727-4444
Today
16:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Fremont, Nebraska
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has the best Mexican food ever! The Real Eato is to die for! They also have other stuff such as great steaks & prime rib! There is a bar also.

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Thank Cindy H
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Sat night the place was empty, staff seemed more interested in the Nebraska football game than us dining. Appetizer cheesy corn dip was probably the best food we had there. We had a burger, steak sandwich, and Asian wrap. The Asian wrap was good, steak in the sand which was incredibly tough & drenched in a marinade that made the... More 

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Thank Cheryl P
West Point, Nebraska
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Meal was pretty good. My husband said his fish was one of the best he had. Service was good also. Will go back.

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Thank Stephanie W
Omaha, Nebraska
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106 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I understood from my friends that this place at a sketchy reputation, but I decided to try the chicken-fried steak one night. I knew something was wrong from the first bite. Turns out the meat had gone rancid. The staff was kind enough to make me another, but it was just as bad. It's unfortunate, because the side dishes were... More 

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Thank David F
Omaha, Nebraska
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178 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Wait staff was not real pleasant as was our server as well. Food was poor. I would not recommend this for anyone. Hopefully if I go back, it won't take mich to beat this experience.

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Thank Philip S
morse bluff, ne
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Very good restaurant. Serves a variety of good food. Has a nice area for a small group is have dinner. From the road it looks like you are under the windmill. The rest of the place Is decorated very nice and attractive. Well worth your time.

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Thank casper59
Omaha, Nebraska
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

Everything I've had here was good, but nothing was great. The menu consists of steakhouse fare, plus BBQ, smoked meats and Mexican foods too. Steaks are good, Mexican is OK BBQ is very good. Service is good. Overall not a bad choice in Fremont.

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Thank 53rwd
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Nice little restaurant with the best ribs ever! Fried fritters are great dessert! Friendly staff and quick service. Reasonably priced and good size portions. Great place to eat!,

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Thank patrickillinois
Omaha, Nebraska
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

FOOD: Food was good. Our waitress was very good. The price of the food is a bit high for what you get. Service: Our food waitress was awesome. However, the bartender from the front is horrible She has the worst personality She is rude and that's an understatement. I can't believe they keep her around. Alcoholic beverages : They charge... More 

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Thank NeldaC
Austin, Texas
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278 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

We have been going to the Wooden Windmill for over 20 years and not a whole lot has changed with the physical building. Indeed, it could use a bit of freshening up. Having said that, if nothing else, it is consistent. The menu is large with everything from BBQ, to Mexican, to steak and potatoes. On our most recent visit,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1155 S Broad St, Fremont, NE 68025-6011
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Fremont
  • Phone Number: +1 402-727-4444

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