Itinerary: A Cold Weather Couples Getaway to the Norfolk Area

Looking for a quick getaway to treat your special someone? Head to the Norfolk area to experience an intimate and fun weekend, even when it’s cold. Explore local restaurants, unique shops, entertainment and more in the Elkhorn River Valley.

Downtown Norfolk

Local's Tip

Make sure to ask for specials at each restaurant, as many of the local eateries have off-menu daily deals that will have your mouth watering at the thought of them.

Day 1
White Mulberry Bakery

222 W Norfolk Avenue
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 860-4256

Stop in for a warm and crunchy crumb cake, tasty turnover or breakfast quiche to start a day of adventure in Norfolk.

Shopping Downtown Norfolk

Norfolk, NE
United States

Downtown Norfolk features plenty of locally owned and operated boutiques, gift shops and specialty stores to peruse. Pick up a new outfit for date night at Love & Threads or Olive & Ave. (who says you shouldn’t wear more than one outfit per day?)

Black Cow Fat Pig

702 W Norfolk Avenue
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 316-4315

Drop your bags off at the car and head over to Black Cow Fat Pig for a lunch that will have you planning your next visit before you leave the table.

Local’s Tip: Order Banana’s Foster for dessert (or the main course, we won’t judge) and watch the dish be prepared right at the table, fire and all.

Snowshoe on the Cowboy Trail

609 W Norfolk Avenue
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 371-2932

During the summer months, the Cowboy Trail is full of walkers, joggers, hikers and bikers, but in the winter, this rail-to-trail route is the perfect destination for snowshoers looking for a scenic view.

Sakura Sushi & Steakhouse

1226 Riverside Boulevard
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 379-9898

Enjoy fresh seafood and traditional Japanese cuisine at Sakura Sushi & Steakhouse.

Divots Brewery

4200 W Norfolk Avenue
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 844-2985

After dinner, head over to Divots Brewery for drinks. Sip on limited edition and signature craft beers from Norfolk’s first microbrewery.

Norfolk Lodge & Suites

4200 W Norfolk Avenue
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 379-3833

Cozy on up by the fireplace at this 138-room, full-service hotel and conference center.

Sakura
Day 2
The 411 Restaurant & Lounge

411 W Norfolk Avenue
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 851-3034

Rise and shine with a hearty breakfast bowl or Monte Cristo sandwich at The 411.

Revitalized Studio

311 W Norfolk Avenue
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 851-3655

Head on over to Revitalized Studio for “Couples Night” art class or let your creativity run wild with freestyle painting or drawing.

District Table & Top

226 W Norfolk Avenue
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 316-4788

Grab a meal at the beautifully restored, historic Elkhorn Hotel, now home to District Table & Tap.

Check Out Norfolk's Art Scene

Norfolk, NE
United States

Spend time exploring downtown’s Alleyway Art to locate Norfolk’s bold and quirky murals, or take one of the city’s Sculpture Walks to experience outdoor sculptures and public art.

Aroma Circuit

1201 South 13th Street (Located inside Norfolk Country Inn)
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 225-0808

When it’s time for supper, grab a seat at Aroma Circuit and experience the full-bodied flavors of authentic Indian cuisine.

King's Lanes & King's Treasure Zone

1000 Riverside Boulevard
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 379-0551
Norfolk Lodge & Suites

4200 W Norfolk Avenue
Norfolk, NE
United States

(402) 379-3833

End the evening back at the lodge with a round of mini-golf or a quick dip in the pool before curling up under the covers.

Norfolk Lodge & Suites