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Carmela's Bistro and Wine Bar

) #101 of 542 Restaurants in Lincoln ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Gluten Free Options
4141 Pioneer Woods Dr, Lincoln, NE 68506-7568
+1 402-489-0005
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
“kale salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
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4141 Pioneer Woods Dr, Lincoln, NE 68506-7568
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Reviews (57)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Perfect place for Sunday Brunch. Food is good and creative. Wait staff enjoys the patrons making for a pleasant environment. Order a mimosa or poinsettia and have a yummy brunch

Thank AllyG520
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a jewel I enjoyed a wonderful piece of salmon that was properly prepared and served in a very appetizing manor. They have a broad wine selection and the server knows what they have. I will go back.

Thank Bones83
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

In town for a family event. First bottle of wine we chose for the table only had one bottle on the shelf. Large selection on the wine list but not much depth in stock. Wine glasses are not on par with the want to be...More

Thank Troy B
Reviewed 1 March 2017

So disappointed in what we had hoped would be a fun evening. Our waiter appeared disappointed that we arrived and she rushed us through our meal. She was unhelpful with the wine menu and unorganized in her delivery of our orders. Food was good, but...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Service was good. We ordered the trout and scallops. As soon as the trout arrived it didn't smell very good. The trout was over cooked and tasted very fishy. It wasn't fresh at all. The sauce that was on it didn't help it taste any...More

1  Thank meshell70
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My wife and friends had been here and they've all been pushing me to go, but I wasn't that excited to go. I've been missing out! We went for lunch and I had the Cuban. Wow!! What a sandwich! Everything we ordered was top notch,...More

Thank Porterpoint
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We stopped in here for a late Sunday brunch. We had the prime rib over crab cakes served with poached eggs, asparagus and hollandaise sauce. It was amazing!

Thank Jana B
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We had Sunday brunch at Carmela's recently and found the food, service and atmosphere excellent! My friend had the Crab Cake Bennie and I had the small Brussel and Kale salad with Carmela's Crab Cakes. We both had a Mimosa. The crab cakes were delicious...More

2  Thank Mary C
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We went on a Tuesday for their date night special. Lovely wine list with some really great choices. Included in a for 2 menu, bruschetta, soup or salad,(my husband had salad, I had soup) we each chose an entree, bread came with the meal and...More

Thank vevh444
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Lunch. Super service, great menu, fair price. Had Ahai tuna salad cooked perfect, good wine selection and wonderful desserts.

Thank smilieba
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 13:30
11:30 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4141 Pioneer Woods Dr, Lincoln, NE 68506-7568
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 402-489-0005
  • E-mail
Beautiful American Bistro and Wine Bar located in Lincoln, Ne. An Award Winning Wine List and Fresh, Seasonal Food. Looking for something unique and different? try out Carmela's Bistro and Wine Bar!
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