About JB Hooks
Lake Ozark, MO 65049
"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.
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service
Hours of Operation:
11:00am - 10:00pm
$30 and under
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Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Private Room, View, Wine
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JB Hooks Ratings and Reviews
Another delicious meal at JB Hook's, ser ...
Another delicious meal at JB Hook's, server Jake was outstanding. He checked back often to make sure our meal was prepared to our liking and made a good wine recommendation. Only complaint is that french onion soup didn't have cheese baked on top and dinner rolls were overdone. Beef tournados were perfect and pork loin was tender and tasty.
Our waitress was wonderful, very friendl ...
Our waitress was wonderful, very friendly and attentive. Our salad was blah. It was over chilled
unfortunately and that killed the taste. Our main course was very good. My husband had the special, Osso Bucco and loved it. He said it was flavorful and tender. It was a huge portion. I had Hooks Tournados. It was cooked just the way I ordered it and excellent. We will definitely visit again. We would love to sit outside and enjoy the view in the spring.
Food was cold, steak looked like it was ...
Food was cold, steak looked like it was for a child. (Very small) service was mediocre. I think they were under staffed however for the amount of money we spent them putting my food in microwave to reheat then reserve was not what I expected. Baxter's was much better the night before. The view is great however the rest of the night I was unexpressed.
This is the third year in a row that we ...
This is the third year in a row that we have gone to JB Hooks for Christmas Eve. The food is as outstanding as ever. Nobody rushed us out the door. They made the evening fun and that they were happy to have us there. Richard was a great server with a mix of good humor and attentive service. Can't wait to return next year. A time when most places are closed JB Hooks shined and really rolled out the welcome mat!
The service was amazing and so was the f ...
The service was amazing and so was the food. The only bad thing was that i should have done more research before making reservations. We went on a Sunday at 4 for a romantic dinner but I did not realize that 4 o'clock was the bar happy hour (which was the only place you could be seated at that time). The downfall of sitting on the bar side was that it was rather loud and crowded and you could smoke in there. I specifically went to dinner at 4 to watch the sunset because i heard of how amazing it is to watch when youre eating at JB Hooks. So because I was sitting on the bar side, they were only serving drinks and appetizers ( me and my date are under 21 so it was a little disappointing). But once we asked if they were serving dinner, they explained that they had 2 kitchens and the dinner kitchen was preparing for dinner at the moment and the waiter nicely gave us some dinner menus. Now the food was amazing, I had the Chicken Gregory and it was to die for!
Was disappointed in the slow service, fo ...
Was disappointed in the slow service, food was not as tasty as other visits in the past and since this dinner was for a special occasion, celebrating a 50th birthday, it was very disappointing for a milestone event.
We had a nice evening. Food was pretty ...
We had a nice evening. Food was pretty good. The Pepper Steak was very tender and seasoning was good. Salmon was nice. Too much reflection to really get great evening view of the lake after dark. Staff was really nice.
Our server Kim was great. Suggested a co ...
Our server Kim was great. Suggested a cocktail off the menu after I described what I liked and I loved it. Food was very good. Loved the atmosphere. We didn't go to the bar but the had live music that looked fun. Perfect night. Will definitely return.
JB Hooks is a must for fine dining at th ...
JB Hooks is a must for fine dining at the lake. The views are spectacular, the service is sensational but friendly and not stuffy. Everything is fresh and the steak and seafood is always top notch. Do yourself a favor, and give them a chance to provide a great experience.
Our server Jesse was the best he added t ...
Our server Jesse was the best he added to the evening and made it a great experience for my clients. I would always ask for her if I came back to this restaurant. She really knew the food and made good recommendations.
At first, disappointed in host organizat ...
At first, disappointed in host organization skills and the table assigned. However, we had a very good waitress, energetic and helpful. Salmon and steak entrees were both very delicious. Sunset was extra good also. We find JB Hooks to be as dependable and consistent quality of food and service of any nice dining facility @ the Lake of the Ozarks.
We go to JB Hooks every time we're at th ...
We go to JB Hooks every time we're at the lake. Always great service and wonderful food. The smoked cream cheese spread with crackers is a favorite of ours! I had the Ahi tuna, and requested that they prepare it with sesame seeds like the appetizer version, and they did not hesitate to accommodate my request. It was wonderful! My husband had the Mahi Mahi and said it was delicious. JB Hooks never disappoints!
Fabulous experience as a first timer. My ...
Fabulous experience as a first timer. My only criticism is that the waiter seemed very rushed at our table. More like what you would expect at an Applebee's or similiar place. For such a high end restaurant you should feel like wait staff is relaxed and can give you a bit of their time and attention.
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