Gilead is located on the east side of Thayer County on Highway 136.
Gilead is an agricultural area with dry land and irrigated crop land raising corn, soybeans, milo, and alfalfa. Home to the historic restaurant, Pioneers Inn.
Airports in the region are Hebron, Lincoln, Omaha, and Grand Island.
DINING: Pioneers Inn – MAP
305 Main Street P. O. Box 45
Gilead, NE 68362
HOURS: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Daily except Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
This full service restaurant also has bar service with beer and wine coolers. It is located in a 1887 limestone building with an old-fashion ceiling-high wooden bar. It features daily specials. It has low-priced “Hamburger Night” on Thursdays. Has a famous noon Buffet on Sundays featuring homemade pies and other desserts.