Touchdown! Where to Catch the Nebraska Husker Game in Style at Midtown Crossing

Hey there, fellow Husker fans! Are you ready to cheer on the Nebraska Cornhuskers in style? Sure, you could sit at home, lonely with nothing to eat, but where’s the fun in that? We’ve got a better game plan for you – head over to Midtown Crossing in the heart of Omaha for a lively and unforgettable game-watching experience. Don’t miss out on the big game; instead, grab your friends, enjoy a cold beer, and soak up the electric atmosphere at one of Midtown Crossing’s eclectic restaurants.

PROOF Whiskey Bar & Craft Cocktails – Sip, Savor, and Cheer

Located right in the heart of Midtown Crossing, PROOF Whiskey Bar & Craft Cocktails offers more than just a place to watch the game – it’s an experience for the senses. With an atmosphere that whispers the password of a speakeasy, PROOF combines the craftsmanship of the past with modern technology to provide an unforgettable evening. Plus, they boast a vast selection of whiskies from around the world, craft beers, decadent wines, and hand-crafted cocktails. So, if you’re looking for an upscale yet cozy spot to enjoy the Husker game, PROOF is the place to be.

Pa Mas Taqueria and Grill – Tacos, Cervezas, and Game Day Fun

Pa Mas Taqueria and Grill takes Latin American street food to a whole new level. Imagine enjoying fire-grilled skirt steak and marinated mojo pork while sipping on ice-cold cervezas and fresh-squeezed lemon-lime margaritas. The ambiance transports you to a laid-back, family-friendly environment inspired by the crystal-clear waters and sandy beaches of Cozumel and Belize. Catch the Husker game here, and you’ll feel like you’re on a daily getaway. Plus, every time the Huskers score, get penny house margaritas for 15 minutes!

Smokin’ Oak Wood-Fired Pizza & Taproom – Pizza, Beer, and Self-Pour Fun

At Smokin’ Oak Wood-Fired Pizza & Taproom, it’s all about creating a fresh experience for their guests. They hand-chop vegetables, roast meats in a wood-fired oven, make their sauces in-house, and even make their own dough – no freezers in sight. What sets them apart is their Self-Pour Taproom Wall, offering an array of beer, wine, and, in some locations, mixed cocktails. It’s the perfect place to pair your wood-fired pizza with your favorite beverages while watching the game.

Ray’s Wings, Pizza & Drinks – Omaha’s Wing and Game Day Paradise

For fans of mouthwatering chicken wings and classic pub food, Ray’s Wings, Pizza & Drinks is your spot in Midtown Crossing. With 18 different sauces, most of which are homemade, Ray’s wings are award-winning and oh-so-addictive. Their menu also features handmade burgers, chicken fingers, and delightful daily specials. As a family-owned business, Ray’s prioritizes taking care of its cherished customers.

So, there you have it, Husker fans – your ultimate guide to where to catch the Nebraska Husker game in style at Midtown Crossing. Whether you’re into craft cocktails, Latin American street food, wood-fired pizza, or mouthwatering wings, there’s a spot for you in this lively and eclectic neighborhood. Don’t miss the action – grab your friends and get ready to cheer your heart out! Go Big Red!

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