Nightlife review: Houston’s Lounge serves up no problems

By Ashley Strehle Hartman/World-Herald Correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, March, 8, 2018 Houston’s Lounge in La Vista is for grown-ups. This 21-and-over establishment is not a sports bar — it’s a place for drinks. Period. The lounge, located in a strip mall not far from Interstate 80, is nondescript on the outside, but surprisingly… Continue reading Nightlife review: Houston’s Lounge serves up no problems

Nightlife review: Stirnella Bar & Kitchen delivers sophisticated food and drinks

By Ashley Strehle Hartman/World-Herald Correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, February 22, 2018 Stirnella Bar and Kitchen Where: 3814 Farnam St. Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Thursday; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday to Saturday; Noon to 9 p.m. Sunday Information: 402-932-0444 or stirnella.com *** Most of the time, I lean toward sports bars. But,… Continue reading Nightlife review: Stirnella Bar & Kitchen delivers sophisticated food and drinks

Nightlife review: Jackson Street Tavern is a great fit on a street full of goodness

By Ashley Strehle Hartman/World-Herald Correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, January 25, 2018 Jackson Street Tavern Where: 1125 Jackson Street Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Tuesday to Thursday; 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday Info: 402-991-5637 or jacksonstreettavern.com *** Jackson… Continue reading Nightlife review: Jackson Street Tavern is a great fit on a street full of goodness

Nightlife review: A great place to drink and linger; Once the backstage area of a theater, Barrymore’s shines

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, January 11, 2018 Where: 124 N. 13th St., Lincoln Hours: 3 p.m. to 1 a.m., Monday through Thursday; 3 p.m. to 2 a.m., Friday; 5 p.m. to 2 a.m., Saturday; closed Sunday Info: 402-476-6540 or rococotheatre.com/barrymores * * * You enter Barrymore’s: The… Continue reading Nightlife review: A great place to drink and linger; Once the backstage area of a theater, Barrymore’s shines

Nightlife review: Hook & Lime delivers quality over quantity with its drinks, food

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, December 28th, 2017   Hook & Lime: Tacos + Tequila Where: 735 N. 14th St. Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday; 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday; Closed Monday Info: 402-933-4222 or… Continue reading Nightlife review: Hook & Lime delivers quality over quantity with its drinks, food

Nightlife review: Liquid Sunshine Taproom is a hit unto itself

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald Correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, December 14, 2017 Liquid Sunshine Taproom Where: 12750 Westport Parkway, La Vista Hours: 11 a.m. to midnight Sunday to Thursday; 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday Info: 402-905-2050 or liquidsunshinetaproom.com * * * Liquid Sunshine Taproom is attached to the Alamo… Continue reading Nightlife review: Liquid Sunshine Taproom is a hit unto itself

Nightlife review: Laka Lono Rum Club is a tropical oasis

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, November 30, 2017 Laka Lono Rum Club Where: 1204 Howard St. Hours: 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. daily Info: 402-502-2220 or http://www.lakalono.com * * * With Thanksgiving behind us, we’re officially in the holiday season. Our schedules are about to get hectic and… Continue reading Nightlife review: Laka Lono Rum Club is a tropical oasis