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Gerda's German Restaurant and Bakery

#49 of 1,097 Restaurants in Omaha}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, European,
5180 Leavenworth St, Omaha, NE 68106-1351
+1 402-553-6774
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
German, European, Central European
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5180 Leavenworth St, Omaha, NE 68106-1351
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

The great taste of Germany in Omaha. Great food and friendly staff. Will go back again the next time we are in town.

Thank WisconsinRoadtrip
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Gerda's is a great place to experience authentic German cuisine. I had the signature dish, Jaegerschnitzel, which was the size of a large hubcap. Very tender and the mushroom sauce was outstanding. The German beer selection is limited, but broad enough to please most palates....More

Thank lheadley
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Having lived in Germany and enjoyed the food there, I'm always pleased to eat at Gerda's. Her lunch specials are great. This is a neighborhood hang for older residents. Grab a newspaper, select your stool, order coffee and a pastry. Her German dishes at dinner...More

Thank JoRoOmaha
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We went to Gerda's on a recent Friday night with two other couples. The restaurant isn't anything to look at and the service was slow. However, the food was delicious. All six of us had the Jaeger Schnitzel, which came with soup or salad, a...More

Thank Bob & Kathy H
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Charming little restaurant owned by Gerda for over 50 years!! There's a reason it's been around that long, and that's because the food is wonderful and the service is friendly and fast. We go in for the lunch specials, particularly the meatloaf, and the fried...More

Thank fkerm
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Was in the mood for an old fashioned German meal and this place fits the bill. I left so full of potato pancakes and schnitzel.

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped this afternoon and got slice of German apple strudel, regular apple strudel, and a cherry strudel. Added a slice of Italian lemon cake and a sampling of cookies. All are delicious..sorry I just recently discovered this old gem. Will return.

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Tracked down this place about minutes from the centre of Omaha. The building is nothing special, the dining room being placed after the bakery section at the entrance. There are a few parking spaces at the front, but plenty of spaces about. We had a...More

Thank daveashuk
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved the food. Everything was delicious.....The atmosphere was quaint and the service outstanding. Will go back again on my next trip to Omaha.

Thank sandmankb
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Finally !! A German restaurant that doesn't require me to drive 8 hours from home!! Ok, I did drive three, however, but it was while doing errands and it was well worth it! I didn't feel like going to Kansas City, and I had something...More

Thank hpdrake
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5180 Leavenworth St, Omaha, NE 68106-1351
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-553-6774
Established in 1976.
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