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La Buvette

₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, , Vegetarian Friendly
511 S 11th St, Omaha, NE 68102-2929
+1 402-344-8627
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“cheese plate” (17 reviews)
“charcuterie” (8 reviews)
“foie gras” (3 reviews)
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French, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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511 S 11th St, Omaha, NE 68102-2929
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

This is a small atmospheric cafe. It is not a restaurant and I suspect some of the negative reviews in TA result from missed expectations. Principally, it is a wine shop that provides small plate meals so you can enjoy their wines - cheese and...More

1  Thank Oaklandish3
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Such a cozy little bistro. Great atmosphere, with great outdoor seating. Perfect place to relax and chat. Will definitely be back! The waiters are good and considerate and allowed us to just hang out without constant questions if we need anything. Finally a place that...More

1  Thank architecturelove
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

We had heard great things about this place and looked forward to eating there while visiting Omaha. The main waiter did a good job of explaining the menu. The food was good, not great. The waiter's help was rude and abrupt. We ordered simple to...More

3  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I've eaten at restaurants around the world and who would've guessed the rudest staff ever would be in Omaha? The food was average and over priced. It appears if your not a local, they don't really want you dining at their establishment. The head waiter...More

4  Thank feelf9
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for great French food in an atmosphere that is oozing charm, this is your spot. In the winter I recommend the cassoulet- fantastic. Their charcuterie and cheese plate is amazing and they have nightly specials that are spot on. They also...More

Thank DianeSpiering
Reviewed 12 July 2017

My husband and I were exploring old market area in Omaha a few weeks ago and stumbled upon this little darling restaurant. We may have had a few glasses of wine before hand and were just a little hungry. What an amazing little place, we...More

Thank Kristen H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This restaurant caters to their "regular" clientelle and when you are a stranger you get horrible service, waiters who really don't do a great job and when they ran out of the wine we ordered, they tried to substitute with a way cheaper recommendation but...More

3  Thank K8192BWjoanm
Reviewed 9 July 2017

A worker at the Visitor's Center recommended this, and she did not steer me wrong. Best overall meal I had in Omaha -- better than V. Mertz and Drover IMHO. La Buvette is both a wine/cheese grocery and a restaurant, so there are not alot...More

1  Thank yalibrarian
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Unique quant little stop in the Old Market. The wine was good, the cheese selection plate was amazing and the home.bakes bread was delicious. We sat outside enjoying the breeze and a great relaxing time.

1  Thank 409gingerg
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This is the same facility as the old French Cafe but not the same quality. My wife had the Swordfish special and it was very salty and terribly overcooked I tasted it to confirm. When we mentioned it to our no personality waiter he would...More

1  Thank Roger B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 S 11th St, Omaha, NE 68102-2929
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-344-8627
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