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Tru Cafe

2100 Central Ave, Kearney, NE 68847-5304
+1 308-236-9422
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (12 reviews)
“veggie wrap” (2 reviews)
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07:00 - 16:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
2100 Central Ave, Kearney, NE 68847-5304
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

I always go here for there soup! I love how many different kinds of soup they have and it is always so delicious. I never thought I would like chilled soup but they totally changed my mind on the concept.

Thank Jessie B
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This is a unique place to enjoy a delicious meal in Kearney, NE. I had the soup of the day — a peanut, garbanzo bean, yam stew with absolutely amazing flavors along with a perfect salad with quinoa. Both were outstanding and memorable. Other patrons...More

Thank Anne G
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A pleasant surprise when we exited the interstate in search of lunch. Situated in a quaint Midwestern town, the café offers fresh farm to table options. The bison meatloaf platter was excellent, the service was excellent and very friendly staff. If you have time, take...More

Thank jmapatterson
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I like the delicious food being served here. There is always something wonderful on the menu. I wish they had more week-end hours. I think the service is good and the cafe it's self is well-decorated and clean. I like the staff although sometimes there...More

Thank Waterballet40
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Came here for a second time and ordered the Braised Bison Dip Sandwich for lunch. The Sandwich was delicious and it is evident the restaurant takes meticulous care of the ingredients that go into each menu option. The decor and atmosphere is great, and the...More

Thank Julialake
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Went for lunch - unfortunately what I wanted the bison gyro was out for the day but the veggie wrap was good too. And the chai latte was very good.

Thank foodfancierEastCoast
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Our family loves road-trips. We love the sights, exploring and the time together. What we don't always love is the food available on those days we don't have the luxury of wandering too far from the interstate. Luckily for us, in Kearney, Nebraska; all we...More

Thank Tayloredfit
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The atmosphere is chill. Décor is eclectic hipster-ish. I like this place, it could be a cute little lunch spot. However, this is why I say could be: they have many good options on the menu for lunch. Light options like soup, salad, sandwiches, sliders....More

1  Thank Julialake
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

I was traveling down I-80 and called ahead. They wrapped delicious healthy sandwiches to-go. We had the chicken salad and the pork sliders. Get can of theirTru-north soda for $1.00. So much better than Coke.

Thank Monica S
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We stopped for a coffee on our way East, and ended up staying for lunch. I had bison meat loaf sandwich and my wife had a chicken salad sandwich, both delicious. More substantial meals were available as were cakes, etc. Good service, interesting surroundings and...More

1  Thank TexasJeffDorset
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2100 Central Ave, Kearney, NE 68847-5304
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Kearney
  • Phone Number: +1 308-236-9422
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Kearney's downtown eatery and coffeehouse invites you to stop in and experience our unique atmosphere and delicious menu items. TRU serves breakfast, appetizers, soups, salads, wraps, sandwiches, pizzas, baked goods and desserts. As is our focus all menu items are made in house and sourced from local and organic growers. Enjoy our fresh roasted coffee beans, loose leaf teas, wines, craft beers and classic cocktails.
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