Restaurants & Nightlife

Gering and area cuisines are as flavorful as our rich heritage and culture. From “foodies” seeking dining experiences with a mix of flavors, atmosphere and services to dining on the region’s ethic cuisines, it’s time to eat like a local! After dinner, it’s all about the local hot spots for nightlife and entertainment. Enjoy!

Locals recommend:

The Steel Grill Steakhouse & Bar
2800 10th St., Gering
A steakhouse, sports bar and casual dining restaurant that is Gering’s hottest dining spot and the place for nightlife, featuring live bands and weekly “piano bar” entertainers. The large menu of steaks, pastas, burgers and full-service bar is complimented by a unique collection of memorabilia for décor and multiple large-screen TVs to watch the big game. Groups are welcome and a private dining room is available.

The Mixing Bowl Bakery & Cafe
1718 10th Street, Suite 100, Gering
Gering’s newest bakery and cafe featuring homemade bakery items, specialty foods, ethnic foods, gourmet coffees and daily lunch specials. Open for breakfast and lunch Monday-Saturday.

Gering Bakery
1446 10th St., Gering
An extensive selection of bakery goodies, cookies, cakes and bagels made from scratch every day by experienced local bakers. Be sure to buy two dozen donut holes because the first dozen will be gone fast and take along a local German favorite of cabbage burgers for lunch!

The Union Bar
1000 N St., Gering
The locals call them “Union Meetings” and visitors are welcome to join us at the neighborhood-favorite bar and outdoor patio area. In summer, live bands entertain on Friday & Saturday evenings…don’t miss $1.00 burger night on Wednesdays. Also serving daily lunch specials and pub foods at night, your visit to Gering must include a “Union Meeting”!

Monument Grill at Monument Shadows Golf Course
2550 Clubhouse Drive, Gering
Monument Grill, the new restaurant at Monument Shadows Golf Course, opened in January 2016 with hands down the best scenic views for dining in Gering! Overlooking the championship 18-hole course, Monument Grill offers an extensive menu of pub favorites; burgers and creative sandwich options, accompanied with salads and numerous appetizer selections. Big screen TVs are always showing the important games and matches!

Runza Drive-Inn of America
1250 13th St., Gering
Whatza Runza you may ask? Invented in Nebraska, a Runza is a legendary sandwich that is so much more. Made daily with homemade bread, seasoned beef, cabbage, and spices and baked to perfection. Handmade burgers, salads, wraps, fries and “frings” are a few of the other menu options. After you’ve had your first Runza….you’ll understand what the “crave” is all about!

Log Cabin Restaurant & Lounge
1205 M St., Gering
The Cabin, as it’s called by locals, is legendary for home cooking, friendly staff and dining with the neighborhood faces. Open early, the coffee is always on, and you’ll want to start your day with a fluffy, plate-size buttermilk pancake. Affordable, delicious and always more food than you can eat…but leave room for homemade pie!

Subway & Goodrich Dairy
1635 10th St., Gering
Fresh and scrumptious describes the extensive menu of sub-sandwiches, salads and sides at this neighborhood favorite in downtown Gering. Your meal won’t be complete without a dish of ice cream from the Goodrich Dairy before you leave.

Sandy’s Burritos
2925 10th St., Gering
Your dining tour of this area’s authentic Mexican restaurants has to start at Sandy’s. 100% homemade food and generous portions of the traditional entrees; tacos, combination plates, sides, desserts and the best burritos in town! Dine in or carry-out.

Chino’s Mexican Restaurant 
1516 10th Street., Gering

Asian Buffet
3485 North 10th St., Gering

Finishline Café
2925 North 10th St., Gering
A quaint restaurant featuring comfort foods better than Mom makes! Car enthusiasts will enjoy the décor and everyone’s American favorites and daily specials including meat loaf, homemade mashed potatoes, chicken fried steak and hearty breakfasts!

McDonald’s Restaurant
1855 10th St., Gering
You already know what to expect on the menu, but there’s something special about a chain restaurant when local personality and pride is behind the counter serving you breakfast, lunch and dinner. If you haven’t tried the new Maple & Fruit Oatmeal you must do so when you’re in Gering! Groups and teams are welcome.

Taco John’s
3650 North 10th St., Gering
If you want a great meal for the whole family at affordable prices, the Mexican cuisine choices are abundant and always served with a smile by Marty’s friendly staff. Dine in or carry out!

China House
1516 10th St., Gering
Incredible prices on the finest of Chinese cuisines. Locally owned, this award-winning restaurant offers an extensive buffet each day for lunch and on Friday-Saturday evenings. The “crab rangoons” are a must try!