Category - Dining

The Reuben sandwich, arguably Omaha's most prized culinary contribution, readies for its annual day in the spotlight: National Reuben Sandwich Day is March 14.

How did the Reuben come to be? Here's a little refresher. During a late-night poker game at the Blackstone Hotel, a local grocer was asked to “ante up” and create a new dish. The ingredients he had on hand resulted in an American menu staple: two pieces of grilled marble rye bread stuffed with slow cooked corned beef topped with sauerkraut, bubbly Swiss cheese, and creamy Russian or

48 Hours in Omaha

Monday, August 17, 2020 12:00 PM by The Down Lo

Everything to Eat, See and Do in the Midwest's Most Surprising City

Smack dab in the middle of the country, Omaha is easy to get to from all directions and a great long weekend destination you probably haven’t considered. Here’s what to do once you’re there.