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The Engine House Cafe

) #36 of 545 Restaurants in Lincoln €€ - €€€ American, Cafe
6028 Havelock Ave, Lincoln, NE 68507
+1 402-467-2880
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe
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6028 Havelock Ave, Lincoln, NE 68507
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped in here to meet a friend for breakfast. Very pleasant staff, the cafe was super clean, and the food was awesome. The waitress really went out of her way to serve us and make us feel at home. I would highly recommend this...More

Thank BCD1901
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there with my family which included two children under years old. Had to wait a good 20 minutes to get seated and the kids were NOT happy. The place is small and there is not a ton of seating available. My omelette was good...More

Thank clreichert24
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We googled Best Breakfast in Lincoln and this came up as #3. The 1 and 2 weren't open yet, so there we went. It was not fancy at all, but service was prompt and the food was delicious. Daughter had the french toast with bacon...More

Thank sanderson79
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Have eaten here many times over the past years and is usually good food. A little pricey for diner food and a salad is over $8. But I like to patronize local eateries. I am just tired of consistently getting rusty lettuce for what I...More

Thank kswanny
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Everyone in my family loves going to Engine House for breakfast. From the huge Mickey Mouse Pancakes to the Eggs Benedict (and don't eve get me started on the Belgian waffles!), Engine House never disappoints. My only complaint is that the lunch/dinner food doesn't even...More

Thank mgossard114
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Quaint cafe with fast service. Great Biscuits and Gravy! Food was reasonable and excellent coffee. It was very busy and waited for 15 minutes but well worth the wait.

Thank The_Cody_Concierge
Reviewed 3 June 2017

First time I have ever gone to The Engine House Cafe and only for breakfast. Ordered their special Eggs Benedict Bacon Avocado with hash browns. El YUMMO! The hash browns were not greasy and the Eggs Benedict were most fabulous. However...the coffee was ho hum....More

Thank mimz607
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Went for a quick breakfast. My husband got an omelet and biscuits with gravy and I had an omelet as well. The gravy was almost bland, he enjoyed him omelet. I asked for no onions and it came full of green onions. Was told they...More

Thank Amber L
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This past Sunday was our first Visit to The Engine House Café. Appropriately named because it is located in the old Fire Station in Havelock. I know this area of town very well. We had heard good things about the restaurant. It is small with...More

Thank luvdblus
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Visiting relatives in Lincoln and went to The Engine House twice for breakfast. Havelock is a neat, interesting area in Lincoln and the Engine House is a great fit. Old historic fire house with great memorabilia - and the food is great also. Service was...More

Thank Ron G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6028 Havelock Ave, Lincoln, NE 68507
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 402-467-2880
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