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Whiskey Creek Wood Fire Grill

407 2nd Ave, Kearney, NE 68847-7805
+1 308-237-4300
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (112 reviews)
“baby back ribs” (13 reviews)
“peach cobbler” (9 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Barbecue, Grill, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
407 2nd Ave, Kearney, NE 68847-7805
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our food was delicious and our service was great. My friend and I had different selections but both were deliciousl

Thank Pastorconnie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used to go to Whiskey Creek very frequently and spent considerable amounts of money over the course of several years - no more. I stopped going to Whiskey Creek several months ago. The reasons, rude and abrupt service - and indifferent staff. I always...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hubby & I had the porterhouse special... It was tasty. I had to send mine back I ordered it med. well and it came out med. rare.. ouch I don't do rare.. but Chucks was cooked right. We got there a little after 5 but...More

Thank rhonda7759
Reviewed 9 January 2018

The wood fired taste is very good. I had the prime rib with all the trimmings. They have cocktails to go along with your meal. You get free peanuts to much on while you are waiting for your meal along with home made bread.

Thank Jim Z
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Great food and pasta - but beware that there are peanuts on all the tables and the shells go to the floor. Anyone with a peanut allergy should shy away from here. Great selection of beer and spirits as well. Great staff and friendly willing...More

Thank Chuck P
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We've tried to eat here every time we pass through Kearney but it's always packed. Arrived early on a Saturday and got our chance. Great service. Good food. Cole slaw was best I've had and I'm a Cole slaw snob.

Thank Panthererab
Reviewed 12 November 2017

service was o.k., atmosphere was blah, food was not up to par. they used to have the best steaks around, but this visit left us wondering if we should make a return trip in the future.

Thank grandmahall
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

A great place for steaks. Some good early evening specials on Sunday-Thursday. Flame club provides some additional incentives.

Thank cdl3_12
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Got the wings ( traditional)... With the Alabama White Sauce... Nowhere close to Alabama White Sauce... Was told that was what they called it... Terrible

Thank biggoodin
Heidi_WC, Guest Relations Manager at Whiskey Creek Wood Fire Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

We're sorry to hear you didn't enjoy our Alabama White Sauce. We make it fresh in house, and it is a traditional Alabama White Sauce recipe. Thank you for reaching out, and we hope you give us another try in the future.

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Made the stop here on our way through on the interstate. We each had a different food...shrimp, steak, baby back ribs. Everyone thought it was very good. Their dinner salads are wonderful too! Our server was friendly and attentive to our drink refills.

Thank Linda J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 2nd Ave, Kearney, NE 68847-7805
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Kearney
  • Phone Number: +1 308-237-4300
  • E-mail
A small, family-owned group of restaurants, hand-crafting food since 1995. We feature wood-fire grilled steaks cooked over full sized logs of oak and ash, award-winning BBQ slow-smoked on premise, homemade desserts and much more.
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