Staying at one of the Lake of the Ozarks condo rentals can bring you within close proximity to some of the different restaurants and eateries in the area. Lake of the Ozarks features some of the best dining options in the state which serve a wide range of cuisine.
1. Backwater Jack's
If you want to experience lakeside dining in the Lake of the Ozarks, visit Backwater Jack's. This restaurant is located in Osage Beach. They have live bands from Wednesday until Monday which play a variety of music from reggae to pop. They serve coastal cuisine with a Midwestern twist. Backwater Jack's has a full menu and even a menu made specifically for kids. Being by the lake, their specialty is seafood. The open-air deck and lounge area contribute to this restaurant's casual atmosphere. Backwater Jack's is open every day from 11 a.m. until 1 a.m.
2. Cannon Smoked Saloon
From one of the Lake of the Ozarks vacation homes, drive over to Cannon Smoked Saloon in Sunrise Beach. This restaurant is a great barbecue restaurant and is also located by the lake. The Cannon Smoked Saloon has an outdoor deck where you can enjoy a glass of cocktail along with the view. They also have a full-service bar.
3. The Blue Heron
The Blue Heron is a fine dining restaurant in Lake of the Ozarks owned by a native of Holland. It serves European-influenced cuisine. Situated on top of the Blue Heron Hill, the Blue Heron Restaurant provides magnificent views of the Lake of the Ozarks. The Blue Heron is an award-winning restaurant and features a great selection of wines and spirits chosen specifically to complement the dishes. The Blue Heron is a great option for a romantic night out or just for a cozy and relaxing dining experience. The restaurant is open from Tuesday to Thursday from 5 p.m to 9 p.m. and until 10 p.m. over the weekend.
4. Andy's Frozen Custard
A visit to the Lake of the Ozarks is not complete without a visit to Andy's Frozen Custard. This dessert shop specializes in frozen custard served in a variety of ways. You can eat it plain or order a split. Andy's Frozen Custard is situated in Osage Beach about a half a mile from the Grand Glaize Bridge.
5. Tortilla Flats
Tortilla Flats is an old-timer in the restaurant scene in Lake of the Ozarks. It has operated for 17 years, and you can expect to have great food and entertaining atmosphere during your visit. The family restaurant serves a wide range of dishes from seafood to steaks and features Mexican cuisine with Colorado flair. They also feature a game room where kids can play, and a full-service bar is available for adults. Tortilla Flats is open for dinner starting at 4 p.m. until 9 p.m., but the bar is open until 1:30 a.m. The restaurant is closed every Sunday and Thursday.
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