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Stokes Grill and Bar

#23 of 1,075 Restaurants in Omaha
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar
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12th & Howard, Omaha, NE 68102 (12th St.)
+1 402-408-9000
10:00 - 23:00
Open now
All hours
Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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134 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had out of town company. They wanted to see the old market Stokes is 1 of my favorite resturants in The old market. I had my favorite Sharon's enchilada. Served with a white sauce. We had a variety of items. Everyone loved their choice. Our waitress was efficient & friendly 1 of our party made several requests all were... More 

Thank Louetta S
Bellevue, Nebraska
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This happens to be a favorite of one of our family members, so we keep going, but outside of a few select dishes there is better options else where. The service here has always left us desiring more. It's either basically non-existent or as short as it can be, even when it's not busy. They do some good vegetarian adjustments... More 

Thank NomadicCalifornian
Clive, Iowa
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were here for dinner on a Saturday. They accommodated our request to sit close to one of the two TVs so we could watch college football. The margaritas were very good, tasted fresh with quality ingredients. Our food was good, not necessarily great, but that might have been a function of our choices. Many things on... More 

Thank JTW11814
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115 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good, but they brought out our appetizer after our entrees. No bueno. We saw other tables getting their food boxed and bagged for them, then we were just brought a box, diy. $45 for lunch/brunch. Eh.

Thank Pattie S
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nice place. Loved the atmosphere. Our waitress was friendly and the service was great despite the crowd of people. The food was quite different. They had some unique spins on some old classics. All in all, it was quite a lovely place. Will definitely visit again.

Thank Housepianist
Prestonsburg, Kentucky
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is really great and the menu was very diverse with tons of great choices! Are waiter was friendly and helpful! Stokes is a must when visiting Old Market!

Thank Susan G
Melbourne, Florida
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128 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Stopped here for lunch in a group of 3. The atmosphere inside is welcoming and warm, but we chose to eat outside in the cafe area. Our waiter was very helpful in explaining their impressive menu and describing the specials -- and he was ever attentive in making sure we were satisfied and re-filling our tea, soda and water glasses...... More 

Thank DeborahFL
Goshen, In
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110 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We were visiting for a convention and this restaurant was listed in the brochure for The Old Market area. Staff was adequate, and they were running their butts off! Also very friendly. Food quality seemed less than what we would have expected. It was just above average for bar food. French fries were very limp and almost soggy. My brisket... More 

Thank Marty J
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69 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

one of the best meals i had in the old market area. The staff is very friendly, the atmosphere is very neat, and they were very quick to get orders and food in /out

Thank normb4
Omaha, Nebraska
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250 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Located in the Old Market area - perfect for a stroll. Great staff, service, and food. The house favorite is Sharon's Enchilada. Other great Mex food. Great selection of wines by the glass and don't forget the great margaritas too. Fun place to go and have an appetizer too.

Thank ladyomaha

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12th & Howard, Omaha, NE 68102
    (12th St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-408-9000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?