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Jazz - A Louisiana Kitchen

#158 of 1,074 Restaurants in Omaha
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1421 Farnam St, Omaha, NE 68102-2202
+1 402-342-3662
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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North Platte, Nebraska
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was good but the service was very poor. They were not busy at all that night. We patiently waited to be seated the hostess was nice just took a while for him to even notice us staying there. When he sat us he said the bartender was are waiter....we waited for him to come greet us another couple... More 

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Thank kennaz2016
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

5 of us went here for a birthday dinner. It was our first time there, but definitely not our last. They were VERY short staffed that night but our waiter (Mike?) made it worth the short wait. He was funny and made excellent recommendations for dinner. I had the chicken a la mer with succotash. I can't even begin to... More 

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Thank EliSD80
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really spicy jambalaya. Great atmosphere. Love the decor. Reminds of the NOLA lol. The wife and I enjoyed our visit here. Everyone should try it out.

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Thank Whammons
Omaha, Nebraska
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178 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I would recommend jambalaya for appetizer and I usually get blackened tuna as it is excellent rare. Music is sometimes going on but not on this trip.

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Thank Philip S
Riverton, Utah
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised to find authentic Cajun flavors this far from Louisiana. I probably ate more than I should have but everything from the boudain to the crawfish etouffee was mighty tasty. This may not be Louisiana, but these folks can see it from here.

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Thank SWWelland
oregon
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56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

After a long day touring around Omaha by bike and foot, we were exhausted, and wanted to find a satisfying meal close to our hotel. We were pleased to find Jazz, as we love Cajun/Creole food. They didn't disappoint. The atomosphere is fun with great music, the service prompt and friendly, and all of us cleaned our plates. Were wishing... More 

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Thank lopper
Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

I am writing about Jazz again for only one reason. They have always had great food. But tonight we had just a great experience with a wonderful waiter. This young man could give lessons on how to make a customer feel valued, and be attentive. Nice, fast, covered every option, smiling, personable. What a nice way to enjoy a great... More 

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Thank MarkinOmaha
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This is an interesting place. They definitely have their strengths, but they also have some challenges. I went there with a group of 25-30 people. We were seated upstairs in an open area designed for this. The physical plant worked fairly well. The food at this restaurant is quite good. I had the blackened chicken. It had just the right... More 

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Thank Dave G
Bellevue, Nebraska
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

We went to Jazz to celebrate my birthday. I had never tried Creole fool & had always wanted to, but my husband does not like spicy food. For my birthday, however, he made an exception. I ordered the Crawfish Etouffee & Jambalaya & my husband (surprise, surprise) ordered a hamburger. I didn't take a photo because it wasn't really pretty...the... More 

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Thank Clancy K
Omaha, Nebraska
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178 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Food was good. Jambalaya for an appetizer. Tuna Steaks is what I ate this time and they were great. Good food for great price. Wait is always minimal.

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Thank Philip S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1421 Farnam St, Omaha, NE 68102-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-342-3662
Description
Live music Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?