Nightlife review: Blackstone District’s Nite Owl offers plenty of reasons to stay out late

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, September 6, 2018   Where: 3902 Farnam St. Hours: 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Monday to Thursday, 3 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday to Sunday Info: 402-991-6767 or http://www.niteowlomaha.com *** Being an early bird is overrated. Now, being a night owl, on the other hand —… Continue reading Nightlife review: Blackstone District’s Nite Owl offers plenty of reasons to stay out late

Nightlife Review: The Other Room is a small, mysterious spot with old-fashioned vibes, high-class drinks

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, August 23, 2018 Where: 824 P. Street, Suite 300, Lincoln Hours: 5 p.m. to 1 p.m. daily Info: 402-261-4608 or http://www.facebook.com/theotherroomlincoln *** Like any good speakeasy, The Other Room is inconspicuous. It’s nestled in an alley in Lincoln’s Haymarket and, from the outside,… Continue reading Nightlife Review: The Other Room is a small, mysterious spot with old-fashioned vibes, high-class drinks

Nightlife Review: The Starlite Lounge serves up cocktails and retro vibes

By Ashley Strehle Hartman/World-Herald Correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, May, 17, 2018 The Starlite Lounge Where: 247 N. Eighth St. Suite 101, Lincoln Hours: 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Tuesday and Wednesday; 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. Thursday; 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday; closed Sunday and Monday Info: 402-475-8822, ext. 3… Continue reading Nightlife Review: The Starlite Lounge serves up cocktails and retro vibes

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: 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

Nightlife review: Bar is great for Husker game day — or any day, really

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald corespondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, November 2, 2017 Gate 25 Bar and Restaurant Where: 300 Canopy Street, Suite 140, Lincoln Hours: 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. daily Information: 402-261-4140 or gate25lnk.com * * * The Husker football season may not be going the way fans had hoped, but… Continue reading Nightlife review: Bar is great for Husker game day — or any day, really

Nightlife review: It’s a bar & grill, but better; Mantra in Benson serves up craft cocktails, upscale eats

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald Correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, May 4, 2017 Mantra Bar and Grille Where: 6913 Maple St. When: 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.… Continue reading Nightlife review: It’s a bar & grill, but better; Mantra in Benson serves up craft cocktails, upscale eats