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visit Leighton district

Leighton District in Lincoln, NE is designed to bring people together — whether you’re calling it “home”, meeting your friends for a night out, or picking up a cup of coffee, this newly-constructed entertainment destination makes it so that fun is always only a short walk away.

The Leighton District highlights restaurants that celebrate vibrant flavors and cuisine, bars that know the value of a perfectly-mixed drink in just the right atmosphere, and shops that meet the eclectic needs of both residents and visitors.


There’s something for everyone in Leighton District! Which of the restaurants below is going to be your new favorite place to relax?

Imperial Kitchen

Franco’s Fresh Mexican is serving up Mexican fare with an infusion of high-quality, locally-sourced proteins. Refreshing signature margaritas, burritos, tacos, trad-ish plates, appetizers, and freshly-made salsas make Franco’s the perfect place to meet up for a quick bite or grab ‘n go!

4630 Leighton Ave, Suite 10, Lincoln, NE 68504

Lincoln’s Pub is a place to gather with the people you love, watch the game, and order a burger or steak you’ll still be thinking about weeks after you visit. This friendly American gastro pub also offers wood-fired pizza, wings and innovative craft cocktails.

4630 Leighton Ave, Suite 15, Lincoln, NE 68504

Their signature daiquiris are bright, innovative, and unlike anything you’ll find this side of the Gulf. But Daq Shack isn’t just about frozen drinks, their elevated takes on classic dishes like lobster rolls and fried chicken sandwiches mean that it’s great for lunch, dinner, late-night drinks or anything in-between.

4630 Leighton Ave, Suite 25, Lincoln, NE 68504

Order from Lincoln’s Pub, Daq Shack, and Franco’s Fresh Mexican in one spot, for pickup or delivery.

4630 Leighton Ave, Suite 20, Lincoln, NE 68504

Order pizza, pasta, sandwiches & more online for carryout or delivery from Domino’s. View menu, find locations, track orders.

2401 North 48th Street, Lincoln, NE 68504

Order online and pickup or dine-in from this family owned and operated Chinese eatery, serving up amazing appetizers and traditional entrees.

2401 N 48th St, Lincoln, NE 68504


At Leighton District, we know you’ll love where you live! The Flats is a community with comfortable apartment homes, a resort-style pool and sundeck, controlled-access parking, bike storage, community lounges, a dedicated Study Room, and a state-of-the-art 24 hour Fitness Room.

Off-Campus Luxury in Lincoln’s Historic Universal Place

Modern style and historical charm come together at the Flats, our upscale luxury apartments settled in the newly-constructed Leighton District in Lincoln, Nebraska. Positioned conveniently between UNL’s East Campus and Nebraska Wesleyan University, this community has a youthful, contemporary vibe.

4630 Leighton Ave, Lincoln, NE 68504
402 434 6700

Take care of all your personal and commercial banking at this local Wells Fargo branch with a 24-hour ATM.

2301 North 48th Street, Lincoln 68504
402 434 6700

Stop by our local USPS branch today to handle all of your letter and package shipping needs.

2427 N 48th St, Lincoln 68504
402 458 1814

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