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Gerda's German Restaurant and Bakery

) #48 of 1,122 Restaurants in Omaha $$ - $$$ German, European,
5180 Leavenworth St, Omaha, NE 68106-1351
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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06:00 - 21:00All hours
German, European, Central European
$$ - $$$
5180 Leavenworth St, Omaha, NE 68106-1351
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate here this evening having searched the mid west for a good German restaurant. We found it at this wonderful restaurant. We stopped in and around 5:30 PM, and there was one only table filled. By the time we left at...More

Thank Pam W
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Went in to get a couple of Black Forest cake slices for a Mother's day treat for my wife and they had a half cake available. Turned out to be a great Mothers Day weekend treat

Thank uprrcop
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I've been traveling for almost 20 years now and always try find a German restaurant near my location. Was on business in Omaha and checked out the local German cuisine. Found Gerda's German restaurant, and talk about a hidden treasure - I had the best...More

Thank Lee H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5180 Leavenworth St, Omaha, NE 68106-1351
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: 4025536774
Established in 1976.
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