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Farmer Brown's Steak House

2620 River Road Dr, Waterloo, NE 68069-2040
+1 402-779-2353
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“spaghetti” (9 reviews)
“prime rib” (18 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2620 River Road Dr, Waterloo, NE 68069-2040
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Farmer Browns reminds me of all the family owned Italian steak houses in Omaha that have gradually closed as the owners aged. Low prices for steaks and includes salad, soup and Potato. Very busy on weekends.

Thank johnephilp
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I have been here at least once a year for the last 15 years with my entire family. We use it as a family gathering place and they lock off the backroom for us. So know that is an option for large parties. They do...More

Thank Cory O
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Waterloo is just outside the western edge of Omaha and is a blast from the 70s, with brown decor in a large building with no windows. The place was busy and the menu is well meaty. Our group had a selection of steaks and the...More

Thank daveashuk
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Decided to try a off the map local place for dinner based on reviews. Totally worth the stop! Pleasant quaint small town place, with great steaks! We both had the 8 oz filet which cut like butter and needed no sauce help to taste delicious....More

Thank Noyesfam
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I'm always looking for GOOD Steak, so a friend and I decided to check them out. I ordered a Ribeye medium well, and my buddy ordered the prime rib. Mine was medium rare if that... and still it lacked the flavor and juiciness I expect....More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 28 April 2017

For $25 you'll get a prime rib that no sane person should eat in one sitting; that's why I did it :) And that the middle size cut! The meat was done just right the accompanying potato was perfect. Others on the table ordered the...More

Thank ed g
Reviewed 17 April 2017

While near Omaha, I was looking for a traditional steak place and was referred to Farmer Brown's Steak House in Waterloo. They seem to be only open for dinner, and there was a line outside waiting for the door to open. I suggest coming a...More

Thank BZimm08
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Ordered the petite filet with baked potato, salad and spaghetti. The steak was cooked, perfectly on the rare side of medium. It had a beautiful sear an each side. So tender and juicy! I had the house dressing on my salad. It was a sweet...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is a real nice family style restaurant, It is a favorite of many in the area, mine too. I had salmon with baked potato, and salad. It all was very good. Salmon cooked just right and baked potato nice and fluffy. A very good...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I love chicken and my wife finally caved in for my request to go again to Farmer Brown's. Honestly, their fried chicken was some of the best I have ever eaten. They are also consistently ranked in the top for their steak offerings. I saw...More

Thank duffer47
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2620 River Road Dr, Waterloo, NE 68069-2040
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 402-779-2353
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