Omaha, Nebraska: Bronze Statue of Chef Boyardee

6-ft. bronze of Chef Boyardee, hero of Beefaroni packaging, stands at ground level for tourist group shots.
Conagra Drive, Omaha, NE
East edge of the city. From downtown drive east on Jones St. until it ends, bends north (left), and turns into Conagra Drive. The statue is outside the first building on the left, identified as Building 6.
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Bronze Statue of Chef Boyardee

The statue was removed.

[Meredith, 06/11/2017]
Bronze Statue of Chef Boyardee

The statue has been moved to the outside of building #6. No longer out on the main street.

[Carya, 05/22/2017]

Chef Boyardee.

Bronze Statue of Chef Boyardee

He's still here!

[Sue, 08/07/2016]

Chef Boyardee.

Bronze Statue of Chef Boyardee

If you've ever eaten SpaghettiOs or Mini-Ravioli. Please, please pay your respects

[C A, 05/16/2015]

Chef Boyardee.

Bronze Statue of Chef Boyardee

The Beefaroni chef has been immortalized in the Cornhusker state. A six-foot bronze of Chef Boyardee is now the permanent photo-op "official greeter" of Omaha's downtown ConAgra Plaza, chosen by the corporation as the most lovable of its humanized brands. Hector Boiardi was in fact a real chef, and the statue is a careful blend of the human Italian and the Boyardee cartoon label -- with the recognizable Boyardee moustache, smile, and puffy hat, but without the exaggerated fingertip-kissing and bug eyes seen on some pizza parlor statues.

[ Team, 06/24/2011]

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