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by BPHusker
Tue Nov 14, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Honest Abe's (Lincoln)
Replies: 10
Views: 714

Re: Honest Abe's (Lincoln)

nebugeater wrote:Honest Abe's announced on there Facebook page earlier today that a third Lincoln location is coming.

Location identified as North 27th street.

Wish they would open one in Omaha too!
by BPHusker
Tue Nov 14, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Gusto Cuban Cafe - CLOSED
Replies: 14
Views: 1938

Re: Gusto Cuban Cafe - CLOSED

So are there any other good Cuban restaurants around Omaha/Lincoln?
by BPHusker
Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Gusto Cuban Cafe - CLOSED
Replies: 14
Views: 1938

Gusto Cuban - CLOSED

I drove by it on the way home today and noticed all the lights were off. When I got home I checked online and saw it had closed. Does anyone know why and how long they've been closed? I went there in September and it seemed pretty busy.
by BPHusker
Tue Aug 08, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Construction at Pepperwood Village Bakers
Replies: 2
Views: 352

Construction at Pepperwood Village Bakers

I drove by the Pepperwood Village Bakers and noticed a large part of the parking lot was under construction. Are they building a Baker's Gas Station?
by BPHusker
Fri Jul 14, 2017 1:15 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)
Replies: 366
Views: 55899

Re: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)

Old news, but along with Dunkin' Donuts (5,625 s.f.) will be a Sports Clips (1,200 s.f.) and Moe's Southwest Grill (2,500 s.f.). And a Cold Stone Creamery (1,793 s.f.) and Playmakers Pizza and Sports (6,500 s.f.) in the strip mall east of Alamo Theaters. Dunkin is going in the building over in Sout...
by BPHusker
Fri Jul 07, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory
Replies: 52
Views: 5028

Re: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory

It seems like this construction is going on forever. I think they were saying they were going to open in June before they closed down the previous store. In other news, I was driving down 370 near interstate exit/Walmart entrance and saw a QT Real Estate sign in front an old gas station on the corne...
by BPHusker
Mon Jun 12, 2017 2:58 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 144th and Giles... dirt moving? what's being built here?
Replies: 6
Views: 1008

Re: 144th and Giles... dirt moving? what's being built here?

michaelsjewel wrote:
Coyote wrote:
michaelsjewel wrote:144th and Giles... dirt is moving on the Southwest corner of 144th and Giles for the past month or so... does anyone know what's being built or put here?

Looks like Woodhouse.


darn, I was hoping a Target! thanks for the info!

I was hoping for a Target too
by BPHusker
Mon Apr 03, 2017 10:21 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory
Replies: 52
Views: 5028

Re: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory

It looks like a wall is now going up when I drove past last week. Does anyone know when it is expected to open?
by BPHusker
Mon Mar 06, 2017 3:44 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Oak View Mall - Redevelopment Plan
Replies: 148
Views: 12041

Re: Oak View Mall - Redevelopment Plan

Original wrote:CityLight Church is planning to buy the old HyVee near OakView.

http://citylightomaha.org/westmidtownvision/

I thought a Cheer place was going in there.
by BPHusker
Wed Mar 01, 2017 3:29 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: La Vista's "Golden Mile"
Replies: 115
Views: 15532

Re: La Vista's "Golden Mile"

I was driving through 84th and Giles and noticed the Family Video (and Marco's Pizza) was cleared out and shut down. When did that happen?
by BPHusker
Tue Feb 21, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Crossroads - Redevelopment Plan
Replies: 1152
Views: 132091

Re: Crossroads - Redevelopment Plan

Newsflash: The old Best Buy has been painted & looks ready for a new business -- with that empty "eyesore" storefront next to it. What the heck? Isn't that all scheduled for the wrecking ball? Isn't that why Best Buy moved further west down the street? I think I'm giving up hope on a ...
by BPHusker
Tue Jan 31, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory
Replies: 52
Views: 5028

Re: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory

Brad wrote:According to a big sign by the front door, the existing QT building is closing 2/13/2017.

I wonder how long it will take for the new one to go up.
by BPHusker
Tue Nov 01, 2016 1:19 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory
Replies: 52
Views: 5028

Re: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory

There is a fence around the Arby's now.
by BPHusker
Fri Sep 30, 2016 3:03 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)
Replies: 163
Views: 17368

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

Okay, gotta turn this thread around. . . Ah hem!!!!! Stroud's will be officially opening to the public on October 15th! And (wait for it . . . ) chicken and WAFFLES is on the menu. We have been remodeling the heck out of this building and we are currently training an army of chicken experts. I'll b...
by BPHusker
Tue Sep 20, 2016 11:09 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Countryside Village (87th and Pacific)
Replies: 152
Views: 18288

Re: Countryside Village (87th and Pacific)

Anything new on The Casual Pint?
by BPHusker
Tue Sep 20, 2016 11:08 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory
Replies: 52
Views: 5028

Re: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory

Any timeline when the Arbys will be coming down?
by BPHusker
Tue Sep 20, 2016 11:04 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)
Replies: 163
Views: 17368

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

Are you guys still on schedule to open October 3?
by BPHusker
Fri Sep 09, 2016 8:11 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)
Replies: 163
Views: 17368

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

Chickenchoker80 wrote:Hello all. We are planning for an OCT 3 opening!!!!!

I can't wait! I have been hoping you would open up here for the last 20 years. Now I won't have to make trips to KC just to have Strouds! :clap: :banana:
by BPHusker
Wed Aug 31, 2016 1:21 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)
Replies: 163
Views: 17368

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

I drove past last weekend and saw a dumpster out front. There was also car in the lot from Kansas, so it looks like they are doing some work inside.
by BPHusker
Wed Aug 31, 2016 10:52 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Street Widening
Replies: 67
Views: 7997

Re: Street Widening

Does anyone know when the road construction on Giles between 144th and 156th will be done? Originally I had heard it would be finished by the end of the summer, but they still haven't poured cement from 144th to The Center yet. Whats the hold up?
by BPHusker
Thu Aug 11, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Tara Plaza
Replies: 2
Views: 764

Re: Tara Plaza

GRANDPASMUCKER wrote:I heard a Buckys or a Kum & Go or something like that is going to be built real soon in the Tara Plaza parking lot down by where the Radio Shack was.

I wish it was a QT.
by BPHusker
Fri Aug 05, 2016 1:19 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)
Replies: 163
Views: 17368

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

Anyone know how this is coming along? Last time I drove by in mid July it didn't look like anything was anything going on at the building.
by BPHusker
Fri Jun 10, 2016 4:34 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)
Replies: 163
Views: 17368

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

I wonder how long it will be before it opens?
by BPHusker
Thu Jun 09, 2016 9:56 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)
Replies: 163
Views: 17368

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

43county wrote:There is a tenant, and they are from KC, but it's not BBQ. It his however, really good news.

Sorry to be vague.

EDIT: Someone above nailed it.


I just found they posted an ad on Craigslist.
http://omaha.craigslist.org/fbh/5626112237.html
by BPHusker
Thu May 05, 2016 1:31 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)
Replies: 163
Views: 17368

Re: Harrington's Family Restaurant (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

Was driving by on Dodge today and noticed that there were some vehicles parked in front of this empty restaurant. It was about 11:45. Curiosity got the best of me so I drove by a little closer. There were a couple people outside as I came near but they went inside. Dressed in Business Clothes, not ...
by BPHusker
Thu May 05, 2016 1:25 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)
Replies: 366
Views: 55899

Re: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)

Any news on what could be going into the bays to the east of Alamo Drafthouse? I went to a movie a few nights ago and thought if anyone knew, it'd be someone on here!
by BPHusker
Tue May 03, 2016 10:32 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Local Breweries
Replies: 303
Views: 18725

Re: Local Breweries

Does anyone know when Infusion West is going to be opening?
by BPHusker
Mon Mar 14, 2016 3:48 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Heritage Plaza - Best Buy - BWW (75 & Dodge)
Replies: 66
Views: 6907

Re: Best Buy (75 & Dodge) former Toys R Us

When does this new location open?
by BPHusker
Mon Mar 07, 2016 4:29 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory
Replies: 52
Views: 5028

Re: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory

Here is a picture of the larger QTs that I found on Google...

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by BPHusker
Fri Mar 04, 2016 3:28 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory
Replies: 52
Views: 5028

Re: QT / Arby's on 72 and Hickory

Hopefully they build it like the newer one in Des Moines off 22nd and I-235. It has a huge fountain drink selection. :)
by BPHusker
Mon Feb 01, 2016 9:25 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: PizzaWest
Replies: 20
Views: 2482

Re: PizzaWest

How does it stack up with Mama's? I dont like it as much as mama's, though orsi's edges out mama's...for my taste, anyway. I grant that the 120th and Maple place just opened, but wow did our experience tonight suck. The people who sat down after us had drinks, appetizer, and pizza, and left before ...
by BPHusker
Mon Feb 01, 2016 9:06 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Crossroads - Redevelopment Plan
Replies: 1152
Views: 132091

Re: Crossroads - Redevelopment Plan

justnick wrote:
MTO wrote:Someone just told me a hearing-aid store stand alone building up behind Best Buy is gone can anyone confirm?


that's been gone for ages, and best buy is in the old toys r us now

The Best Buy is still open in the original location as of January 30th. They are still working on the old Toys R Us.
by BPHusker
Wed Dec 30, 2015 1:55 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Burrito Envy (Former Baxter Rest.) 6113 Maple St
Replies: 18
Views: 2504

Re: Burrito Envy (Former Baxter Rest.) 6113 Maple St

It was completely DEAD when I walked past it last Wednesday. It seemed to be a lot busier before as Baxters.
by BPHusker
Tue Dec 22, 2015 3:37 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: PizzaWest
Replies: 20
Views: 2482

Re: PizzaWest

Is the Maple location open yet? Last I heard it was supposed to open in mid-December if everything went smoothly with the inspections.
by BPHusker
Tue Dec 22, 2015 3:35 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Big Fred's (117th and Pacific)
Replies: 96
Views: 9950

Re: Big Fred's (117th and Pacific)

The only thing I ever get there anymore is the pasta and prime rib sandwiches. The pizza is terrible and I'd rather go to Oscars or PizzaWest.
by BPHusker
Tue Dec 22, 2015 3:30 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Hunan Fusion (former House of Hunan)
Replies: 47
Views: 4739

Re: Hunan Fusion (former House of Hunan)

Any updates on this? I still love going their for the old House of Hunan entrees.
by BPHusker
Tue Dec 22, 2015 3:29 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Grandmothers Closed
Replies: 42
Views: 2747

Re: Grandmothers Closed

bigredmed wrote:Yet another JAG funeral home in a former restaurant. First a woodfired oven place and now a chicken place. Mesquite grilled or southern fried?

What was the name of the restaurant that was near 144th and Pacific? I drove by a few months ago and tried to remember but couldn't.
by BPHusker
Fri Nov 13, 2015 10:48 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Oak View Mall - Redevelopment Plan
Replies: 148
Views: 12041

Re: Oak View Mall - Redevelopment Plan

Someone wrote an interesting comment in the comment section of one of the articles: It was originally slated to be residential, the streets were already poured, but no houses built. Then, it all got torn out, and the mall was built. Is this true? I had no idea about this, probably because I was youn...
by BPHusker
Mon Oct 12, 2015 4:10 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Drafthouse Cinema and Entertainment Center
Replies: 79
Views: 8367

Re: Drafthouse Cinema and Entertainment Center

Any idea when they will be opening?

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