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Lil Rizzo's

2146 Horseshoe Bend Pkwy, Lake Ozark, MO 65049
+1 573-365-3003
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (41 reviews)
“house salad” (27 reviews)
“wings” (31 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2146 Horseshoe Bend Pkwy, Lake Ozark, MO 65049
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1 - 10 of 377 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cute restaurant and good Italian food!!! The sausage and peppers pasta was so good! Will definitely be back.

Thank tracylee74
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have eaten here several times & food has always been excellent! Service is friendly, helpful & usually fast. On holidays & weekends, you can expect a wait because this place is very popular. Open year round but spring, fall & the days when it's not...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of 5 really enjoyed our casual evening here. Pizza and salad was great - the dressing was awesome!! Dirty martini (with Titos) may have been one of the best I've had (so I had two). We ate outside. Even with heat and humidity...More

Thank Nightingale06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are more expensive lakeside venues at Lake Ozark but none with better food and better view. Why throw good money on cache when you can lay out a couple of twenties for exquisite food and consider the world from a superior lakeside perch? The...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Server, Alexa, was awesome. Clean and well themed, but for the price, the portions were small even for the dinner portions.

Thank Troy S
Bill B, Owner at Lil Rizzo's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for letting me know Troy, portion size is not something we ever have complaints about... I will look into it.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had supper there on a Saturday. Busy place. Great service and great Cajun Shrimp Alfredo. Got pizza to go on Sunday night and it was OK, not great. Kind of expensive.

Thank henshaw52658
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time here! The staff was very friendly and helpful. We'll definitely be back for the gluten free pizza in the future.

Thank mom4madman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has delicious food and an awesome view of the lake! Not lake front, if that's what you're looking for, it sits high on a cliff overlooking the lake with a beautiful view! They don't just have pizza, which is what some of our...More

Thank Rochelle K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Summer in Lake of the Ozarks can't make a challenge of eating out - Little Rizzo's was PACKED - but let me assure you - it was sooo worth it. We opted to eat outside and was seated almost immediately which wasn't bad as the...More

Thank Marlene N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Due to a suggestion of a friend, we went to Lil Rizzo's. Luckily it was about 5:15 when we arrived and got a table straight away. One member of our party needed to have gluten-free foods. She was very pleased with her choice. I had...More

Thank Sue N
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basketsovluv
January 17, 2015|
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Response from Bill B | Property representative |
It was a regular menu item many years ago. We have not run it as a special in some time. Perhaps we should, I'll discuss with the staff. Thanks for the question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $16
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Bar scene
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
  • E-mail
Description
The truth is, you can get pizza and pasta lots of places these days.  We know that, that’s why our mission is to become your favorite restaurant!  So how do we do that? With Gourmet Pizza, Pasta, World Famous House Salad and legendary service!  The atmosphere is unpretentious, fun and “Lake Casual” so please, don’t violate our dress code.  And oh by the way, Gourmet refers to our fresh ingredients, secret hand-crafted recipes and the love we put into every dish, not the price…
Our pizza is thin crust with dough made from scratch.  (Hand-tossed available at the Osage Beach location)  Only the finest meats, cheeses and freshest vegetables adorn the top.  Since most of the pasta recipes originate from “The Hill” area of St. Louis you can expect to find many regional favorites like, Toasted Ravioli, Baked Mostaccioli, Cannelloni con Bianco and Lasagna as well as several house specialty pastas.  But, if there is one stand-out item on the menu it has to be the House Salad.  Cold, crisp and fresh, a blend of Iceberg and Romaine lettuce, diced red peppers, green onions and provel cheese tossed in a red wine vinegar based creamy Italian dressing and sprinkled with parmesan cheese.
Enjoy outside dining with a beautiful view of the lake at the Lake Ozark location, only 2 miles west of Bagnell Dam Blvd., on Horseshoe Bend Pkwy., or enjoy the Big Game at the Osage Beach location across the street from Dierberg’s at the west entrance to the Outlet Mall.
Happy Hour is Monday through Friday, 3-6 p.m., with great drink specials and half price appetizers.
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