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Lil Rizzo's

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Italian, Pizza, Bar, Pub
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2146 Horseshoe Bend Pkwy, Lake Ozark, MO 65049
+1 573-365-3003
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

As a vegetarian I appreciate the non-meat offerings in particular the linguini with mushrooms & marinara sauce. The sauce has a little heat and lots of garlic. The house salad is lovely...crunchy pieces of romaine & iceberg lettuce with provel & green onions. The house creamy Italian is the best part. The seasoned rolls are addicting. I usually get takeout... More 

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1 Thank PenGal24
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good! Go there every time we visit the Ozarks! Have had the pasta & pizza, which is thin crust.

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Thank Laurie L
Kansas City, Missouri
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My first stop when I'm in town. Casual but exceptional Italian food with 2 locations. The house salad is amazing. Everything is good here!

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1 Thank BTCancunQueen
Omaha, Nebraska
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Rizzo's is my favorite for years!! I was happy to get a chance to go! I love the pizza & the salads!! I will be back!!

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1 Thank llk54
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would recommend this place while your on the bend district. I met the owner Mr. Borders while was there and he was a great guy. Waitress was very responsive to us..

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1 Thank Twitchman1
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have a great patio space and I enjoyed the vibe. The cheese sticks were alright, I think I enjoyed the marinara more than the actual cheese stick itself though.

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1 Thank Jorgia D
Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a pizza, was ok but nit as good as we expected. Low on sauce and toppings, was a little over cooked. Was a little disappointed. The pasta looked great, next time we will ry it. Service was awesome, very prifessional. No waiting and very clean.

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1 Thank babx43
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my family to Lil Rizzo's for dinner as this is a regular for us at the lake. Everyone had a good meal and service was great. Wait list was long as it is a popular place ( more than one hour) but they did move people in and out quickly. Also offer carry out that you can call in... More 

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1 Thank Tim P
Lake Ozark, Missouri
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the atmosphere here. Our favorites are the salad, rolls and most importantly, the chocolate calzone!! Michael is our favorite waiter! ;)

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1 Thank hailmore132
St Louis MO
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My adult granddaughter have pretty much made this a must when we visit the lake. The garlic cheese bread is unmatched and the bruschetta is wonderful. The only reason for four instead of five stars is there is not enough spice in Cajun dishes. If there was a 4 1/2 star option I would have given that. They are still... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $16
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2146 Horseshoe Bend Pkwy, Lake Ozark, MO 65049
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Lake of the Ozarks  >  Lake Ozark
  • Phone Number: +1 573-365-3003
Description
Gourmet pizza, pasta and world famous house salad served in a casual setting. We have been the Lake's pizza and pasta place since 1985 and voted Best Italian Restaurant at the Lake for 5 years in a row. Great food, great fun, "lake" casual. Come in to one of our two Lake of the Ozarks locations and enjoy one of the area's best restaurants. We strive to give our guests a great dining experience in a unique Italian atmosphere. Generous portions and a wide variety of menu items, all made from the freshest quality ingredients and served in a casually elegant atmosphere, make for a refreshing dining experience at Lake of the Ozarks.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?