Our Story

1912 is a lively rooftop bar located in a historic building in downtown Benson. With plenty of space to meet your crew in the heart of Omaha’s favorite neighborhood for bar-hopping and music, 1912 is your nightlife destination.

Catch scenic views and good vibes upstairs on our rooftop patio or get loose downstairs by pulling up a stool at the roomy bar. Hunger pains? We serve up some killer food, including Sunday brunch.

What are you waiting for? Come down and get High on Benson!

Our Food

When it comes down to it, it’s all about the taste, isn’t it? We promise:

  • Our food is delish.
  • There’s something for everyone, including gluten-free and vegan options.
  • We care about buying local and partner with local farms for fresh ingredients.
  • We do brunch every Sunday, and brunch is life. (Mimosas, anyone?)
  • We offer a list of brews that are sure to please all you craft-beer aficionados.

Our Community

The Benson neighborhood has a storied past, and we’ve always appreciated its history. In fact, that’s why we’re called 1912; it was the year our building first stood. Today, downtown Benson is a nightlife and weekend destination.

Our neighbors include music venues, an adult arcade, a brewery, restaurants, bars, and more. Every month, people flock here for Benson First Friday to experience art, culture, and other vibrant activities. There is always something going on; be sure to swing by 1912 for a drink on our rooftop – the perfect spot for good vibes and people-watching.

Follow us on Twitter to keep up on everything Benson.

Just a couple days left to help us win in the Great Poutine War of 2019! Does our poutine beat Benson Brewery's?

Come try our poutine — then try theirs — and then vote for your fav in poll in the event: https://t.co/5mCWHK3jpf

The Benson Poutine War between us and #BensonBrewery is in full swing! Get all the deets and check out our menu: https://t.co/5mCWHK3jpf #highonbenson #bensonnebraska #poutine

Tomorrow is the Benson Barstool Open! Take advantage of the beautiful forecast and play indoor/outdoor miniature golf at participating bars and restaurants in Benson - including here!

It's not too late to get your team signed up. Call 402-502-3572 to register.

Our poutine war with #BensonBrewery kicks off today! Come try ours — then try theirs for free — then vote for your fav in the poll: https://t.co/5mCWHK3jpf

We have our signature poutine in addition to a delicious featured poutine just for this battle. 🤤 #vote1912 #highonbenson

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Our Digs

Work With us

Are you or anyone you know cool, quirky, fun, weird, or all of the above searching for work? Come work here at 1912, where it’s all about good vibes and great people.

Open Daily

M-Th 4pm - 2am
(Kitchen closes at 11pm)

F-S 11am - 2am
(Kitchen closes at 10pm)

Sun 10am - 2am
(Kitchen closes at 11pm)

Open Daily

M-Th 4pm - 2am
(Kitchen until 11pm)

F-S 11am - 2am
(Kitchen until 10pm)

Sun 10am - 2am
(Kitchen until 11pm)