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The Watering Hole

$$ - $$$American, ,
1321 O St, Lincoln, NE 68508-1512
+1 402-438-3054
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“wings” (30 reviews)
“beer” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
1321 O St, Lincoln, NE 68508-1512
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've never dined in (because I've heard the service isn't great), but have gotten wings to go on numerous occasions. They are consistently delicious and big. They are expensive, but they are worth it for a once-in-awhile treat.

Thank mgossard114
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We are from out of town and all the locals suggested this restaurant for great wings. Well we were not disappointed! We had the standard bone in with the mild buffalo sauce and the Parmesan Garlic sauce was amazing . This place is way better...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We went there to escape bad weather last weekend. Asked the bartender if he had any drink specials, pointed me to the menu. I asked for a long island iced tea (that special didn't start until 9pm & it was about 8:30pm). I caught my...More

1  Thank jessicasA167IH
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Stopped in for a bite before a show at the Bourbon. $2 PBR draughts and mouth watering grilled jalapeño wings. Will have to take my boys there for the wings.

Thank Porterpoint
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Nice clean sports bar. Food is good with a nice selection, staff very pleasant, clean atmosphere, many television screens to watch the game, large outdoor patio area and keno. Ample parking, easy access.

Thank Holly8410
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

After hearing about these famous wings and not being from here, thought we'd try it. Walked in early Sunday evening and immediately noticed a funky smell. Food came out fast and service was pretty good, but that's as far as it goes. The boneless wings...More

Thank Amber L
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We used to come here in college and it was a dark hole in the wall that smelled like spilled beer. The owner have really cleaned this place up and I was very surprised on my recent trip. I kind of liked the older version...More

Thank CaribbeanFan79
Reviewed 9 July 2016

I stopped in for lunch and was very pleased with my food. The bar is a little small, but the staff were great and very helpful !

Thank ruckusridgenc
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Went for the wings. They were nice. Sat at the bar. Service was ok. I like cocktails. This seems like more of a beer bar. It was difficult for the bartender to find all the ingredients for the cocktail "special".

Thank Go2FunFood
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Great wings, I preferred the old bay grilled wings, excellent, we were there on a nice that offered $1 tacos, why not! Good beers and bartender was super nice and talkative.

Thank grimesmag
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1321 O St, Lincoln, NE 68508-1512
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 402-438-3054
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