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J. Bruner's Restaurant

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5166 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach, MO 65065 (Lake Road 54-40 (Winn Road))
5733482966
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4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: You are invited to experience casual, fine dining at J. Bruner's! Savor...
You are invited to experience casual, fine dining at J. Bruner's! Savor steaks and seafood prepared using our exclusive recipes refined over the past thirty years. The warm and inviting dining rooms are the perfect setting for weekly casual dining or that special occasion. Enjoy our Red Room Lounge for a cocktail after work, cocktails before dinner, and/or a tasty ice cream drink afterwards. The best table service completes your dining experience, making J. Bruner's the Lake's Classic Steakhouse. Reservations recommended--book online.
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Good for:
Casual Dining
Romance
Bar scene
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 64
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great service, tasty food

This is a lovely, quiet, candle lit dinner. My husband took me here for our Anniversary. We brought our infant son with us. The atmosphere was dimly lit and romantic. Our food was delicious and the beverages were on point. We would go here again. :)

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
nursejookie
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Princeton, Missouri
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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Princeton, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

This is a lovely, quiet, candle lit dinner. My husband took me here for our Anniversary. We brought our infant son with us. The atmosphere was dimly lit and romantic. Our food was delicious and the beverages were on point. We would go here again. :)

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Jefferson City, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I really enjoyed the atmosphere at J. Bruner's. The server was pleasant and competent, and I got one of the only cold martini's I have ever been served at the lake. The onion rings were ok, a little greasy and a little salty but ketchup fixed it. I enjoyed my salad and the bread and was looking forward to my... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The hostess at the front door was rude and ignored us even though I made eye contact with her several times. Finally she asked, " if we had reservations?" I told her " We did @ 6." She asked," under what name?" I gave her my first and she quickly responded in a very rude way, " Well there has... More 

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Sunrise Beach, Missouri
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We had four couples that decided to celebrate Valentines dinner together. Six O’clock reservations were made at JBruners. Having never eaten there before I read online reviews. Most stated the food was good but somewhat overpriced. They charged premium prices for the entrees yet if you wanted a potato or salad you had to pay an additional 5.00 for the... More 

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Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

White table cloth, perfectly cooked steak, tasty onion rings, fresh salad. Weird television with fireplace video. Waitress was great.

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Camdenton, Missouri
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

J Bruners has always been one of the best restaurants at Lake of the Ozarks. The food is always good. The wine always tastes just fine. Appetizers are great especially the onion rings and the chicken livers with mushrooms. Friendly service

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Lake Ozark, Missouri
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This was a perfect start ... greeted by the hostess and asked for our name. Her immediate reply .. you've been with us before .. welcome back! Wow ... Nice! Recognition ... great touch! We both were ready for steaks ... 1 Ribeye and 1 Strip. Cooked perfectly as ordered and the best flavor. Onion Rings, Baked Potatoes and a... More 

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Camdenton, Missouri, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Food was wonderful our waitress Nancy Newland was great she was friendly and made sure we had everything we needed. It was a very nice experience.

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Kansas City, Missouri
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Once again J Bruners is excellent. The filet is wonderful, tender great flavor and always cooked perfectly. Started with French onion soup that was superb. Their baked potatoes are fluffy and the perfect compliment to the steak. Service was also excellent. Only thing missing is a view of the lake but when the food is this great didn't even miss... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

so I recently ate at j bruners steak house I had the filet and add on batter lob with a side of fried potatoes n I have never tasted anything that emaculant n years I highly recomend it.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5166 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach, MO 65065
    (Lake Road 54-40 (Winn Road))
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Lake of the Ozarks  >  Osage Beach
  • Phone Number: 5733482966

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 19 - 33
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

You are invited to experience casual, fine dining at J. Bruner's! Savor steaks and seafood prepared using our exclusive recipes refined over the past thirty years. The warm and inviting dining rooms are the perfect setting for weekly casual dining or that special occasion. Enjoy our Red Room Lounge for a cocktail after work, cocktails before dinner, and/or a tasty ice cream drink afterwards. The best table service completes your dining experience, making J. Bruner's the Lake's Classic Steakhouse. Reservations recommended--book online.
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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