We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

JB Hook's Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
2260 Bagnell Dam Blvd, Lake Ozark, MO 65049
+1 573-365-3255
Website
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

1,308 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 1,308: English reviews
Camdenton, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A week ago we went to JB Hook's for dinner. The food was excellent. Our waiter was Johnny and he was one of the best. He made our dinner more enjoyable by being happy, friendly, joking and efficient with our service. We will be sure to request him on our next visit. Keep up the good work Johnny

Helpful?
Thank Carole H
Kansas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were delighted to enjoy half-price appetizers and special drinks prices when we dropped during a recent road trip. The appetizers were delicious and the servings were generous. Tanna did an amazing job taking care of us. We will return! Our only disappointment was a nearby cigarette smoker.

Helpful?
Thank Barton16
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was amazing & the service was even better. Our server, Jake, did a fantastic job. Would highly recommend the cremé brûlée!

Helpful?
Thank Brianna R
Montville, New Jersey
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We made a reservation and I made a point of saying we wanted to sit next to a window for an unobstructed view. I was told that was possible, and if not then we'd only have to wait 15 min for a window table. When we arrive we did not have a window table, and the wait for one would... More 

Helpful?
Thank ETD44
Kansas City, Missouri
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This restaurant is a top choice for The Lake of the Ozarks. The dinners are excellent with excellent service & view of the lake. But the Happy Hour every day but Saturday is the best I have ever encountered. I especially want to thank Danielle, our bartender, for her wonderful attention & service.

Helpful?
Thank Lucy1125
Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Danielle and Heather make this fabulous restaurant even better. These girls know your name and what u drink after meeting u one time. Food is awesome and consistent.

Helpful?
Thank MO6271959
Naples, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Truly enjoyed our visit with friends. In the upstairs dining area. Food was quite good and service from Jessi exceptional.

Helpful?
Thank kanknaples
Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful service! Amadeo was a great waiter and was always one step ahead! Beautiful view and the coconut shrimp was delicious.

Helpful?
Thank 143589
Mount Vernon, Illinois
Level Contributor
307 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is hard to believe that in this day and age smoking is still allowed in places like this. The bar was very nice and, overall, JB Hooks is a very nice place. We sat at the bar for cocktails and had to leave after one. If the stench and inhalation of toxic fumes is your thing, this is your... More 

Helpful?
Thank Michael H
O Fallon
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Jake was an awesome waiter. He anticipated our needs and was very knowledgeable about the menu. Best steak and lobster I have ever had. Huge portions! I was having "food-gasms" with every bite!

Helpful?
Thank Cynthia L

Travelers who viewed JB Hook's Restaurant also viewed

Lake Ozark, Lake of the Ozarks
Lake Ozark, Lake of the Ozarks
 
Lake Ozark, Lake of the Ozarks
Osage Beach, Lake of the Ozarks
 
Osage Beach, Lake of the Ozarks
Lake Ozark, Lake of the Ozarks
 

Been to JB Hook's Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $79
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2260 Bagnell Dam Blvd, Lake Ozark, MO 65049
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Lake of the Ozarks  >  Lake Ozark
  • Phone Number: +1 573-365-3255
Description
"Hooks" as it is affectionately known, and it's friendly staff, strive to make our valued locals feel at home and our tourists feel like locals! We specialize in Steaks, Seafood and offer Happy Hour deals that can't be beat. Our dining room overlooks a panoramic view of the main channel of the Lake, and offers a relaxing atmosphere to add to your dining experience. Come by and see us!

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of JB Hook's Restaurant and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from JB Hook's Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?