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Venue Restaurant & Lounge

4111 Pioneer Woods Dr, Suite 100, Lincoln, NE 68506-7558
+1 402-488-8368
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (25 reviews)
“scallops” (12 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4111 Pioneer Woods Dr, Suite 100, Lincoln, NE 68506-7558
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in town for a little over week on a business trip and after hearing several people mention this place I decided to try it out. When you walk in you notice what a modern looking place it is and combine that with the...More

Thank EpicGuy12
Barrie K, Manager at Venue Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi! We're so glad you stopped in! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your steak and its presentation. Be sure to come back next time you're in town and check out the new features we'll have available then! We put a lot of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I learned about this place in a Nebraska magazine I picked up at airport. It did not disappoint. Our waitress Chloe was really good and the food was excellent! We both had wine and the MALBEC I had was possibly my new favorite ( thanks...More

Thank Queenbee4067
Barrie K, Manager at Venue Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We're so glad you stopped in! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your experience and that Chloe was able to help you pair some wine with your meal. Be sure to come back and visit us next time you are in town! Thanks again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love Venue, the menu is great and the chef specials are always on point. The service is wonderful, Joseph always does a great job!! He always remembers my name, and provides a superior level of service.More

Thank Stephanie V
Barrie K, Manager at Venue Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey Stephanie! Thank you so much for your kind words! We are glad that you enjoy the features that Chef puts together and that Joseph takes such good care of you. If you haven't yet, you should definitely follow us on social media. That's the...More

Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

I have pretty much been everywhere in Lincoln and Venue continues to provide the best overall dining experience. Food, service and atmosphere is always consistent and top notch. This place is great for a date or family dining. We will continue to go here when...More

Thank Gipfather
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Is it weird that what I love the most is the side dishes? Of course the sirloin is tender and delicious and the sea scallop was flaky and melted in my mouth, plus next time I want to try the sweet potato gnocchi among other...More

Thank PastorLyn
Reviewed 14 January 2018

This is one of our top date-night places and has been for years. The food quality is always top-notch, service superb and ambiance pretty good (a bit on the noisy side in some areas; an issue they have tried to make better with a variety...More

Thank Iseeredpeople
Reviewed 13 January 2018

I don't often remember to review places in my own town. But I want to give this 5 star local restaurant a huge thumbs up. Not only is their food top notch, but their management and service is right there as well. I have many...More

Thank Sue J
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Popped in for lunch one day with a friend. It looked like the kind of place that business execs would take their clients. I thought it might be all show and no substance. I was wrong. The waiter did a great job answering my menu...More

Thank Nacho67
Reviewed 14 November 2017

This is my fourth time at the Venue and was disappointed with the food and the service. I really enjoyed my previous visits but this time the New York Strip was very disappointing and the risotto had NO flavor. The rest of the foursome felt...More

Thank harleyrkc
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Venue is a very active, high energy site offering a scrumptious selection of wine paired with food. The service was attentive, the setting a bit loud, but the meal quite excellent. The one difficulty we had was finding the restaurant at night as there was...More

Thank Diagnoser
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30 April 2017|
Response from Barrie K | Property representative |
Good Morning, you can view our list of menus on our website located on our information details portion of our restaurant's TripAdvisor page. Please let us know if you have any questions and we hope to see you at Venue soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4111 Pioneer Woods Dr, Suite 100, Lincoln, NE 68506-7558
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 402-488-8368
  • E-mail
Venue's team of culinary chefs put together a diverse menu summarized as American Continental cuisine with ethnic influences. The menu features Premium choice steaks, fresh seafood, brick oven specialty pizzas, superb soups, salads, pastas, and succulent desserts. Venue is the perfect place to relax for a snack, enjoy happy hour specials, enjoy a meal or an entire evening. Venue offers three private dining rooms and offers full service catering.
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