Downtown Lincoln, Nebraska

Buzzard Billy's

serving the best of authentic new orleans and american cuisine

Buzzard Billy's

247 N. 8 Ste 101
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-475-8822
Buzzard Billy's , American Restaurants, Restaurants and Food, Lincoln, Nebraska

Buzzard Billy's is the Cajun food restaurant of choice in Lincoln, NE. Specializing in New Orleans and American cuisine, this local gem is the place to go for Cajun food, burgers, and chicken wings. If you're looking for places to eat in the Historic Haymarket section on the west edge of downtown, then drop by Buzzard Billy's for a meal you'll never forget.

imageBrowse the menu at Buzzard Billy's and expect to find a variety of options for Cajun food and American cuisine. For appetizers, try the deep-fried alligator tail, jerk chicken nachos, and fried pickles served with a side of ranch. If you're in the mood for wings, Buzzard Billy's is known for their tasty selection of sauces and flavors. Try the mean green Buzzard sauce for a kick of lime and the spicy BBQ for a taste of New Orleans, or go with buffalo sauce if you want your chicken wings to have a familiar kick.

This restaurant serves up all your favorite New Orleans-style dinners, too. They've got shrimp creole, jambalaya, and even gumbo (made with fresh seafood, andouille sausage, and all the fixings). From soups and salads to blackened fish and steaks, Buzzard Billy's has you covered when it's time to eat. And when it's time to drink, browse the impressive selection of alcoholic beverages like the Category 5 Hurricane, which is based on the New Orleans favorite.

If you're looking for a restaurant, bar, or corporate meeting space, Buzzard Billy's is happy to serve you. Visit them online to see their menu, like them on Facebook to find out about daily specials, or call the Cajun food restaurant directly at (402) 475-8822.

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