Showing posts from December, 2017

Lunch at JB Hook's Part 1 - Our Salads, Soups, and Appetizers

You don't have to wait until dinnertime to enjoy an amazing meal at JB Hook's . We also serve the best lunch menu at the Lake of the Ozarks 7 days a week from 11 am - 4 pm in the Sunset Room, the bar area, and during warm weather, on our outdoor patio.  You'll find an extensive selection of a wonderful variety of dishes on our regular lunch menu, plus we offer a lunch special daily. As a matter of fact, there is so much to choose from when you come in for lunch at JB Hook's, we've divided it between 2 blogs! Next week will feature our entrees and the Shrimp and Oyster Bar. Today is all about our incredible soups, salads, and appetizers.    SALADS and SOUPS All of our soups and lunch salads are served with Lavosh crackers and smoked tomato fresh basil cream cheese. The salad add-ons listed below can be added to any of our salads, and all soups are available in either a cup or a bowl.  BLT Wedge Salad 2 quarter heads of lettuce topped with bleu cheese dre

Shrimp - the Little Seafood with BIG Flavor

We are well-known for having the best seafood at the Lake of the Ozarks . It's partially because of the extensive variety of dishes that we offer, but mostly because our chefs know exactly how to make it taste irresistible! One very popular seafood item at JB Hook's happens to be shrimp. We serve it as an appetizer, as a main dish, and even as an addition to some of our other steak and seafood menu items.  Fun Facts About Shrimp Here are a few interesting facts about shrimp that you probably don't know. They are very intriguing (and delicious) creatures.  Shrimp are found widely around the world in both fresh and salt water. There are over 2,000 different species of this water-dwelling creature.  Americans are big shrimp fans. We eat about 1 billion pounds of them every year! Selenium is found in shrimp. That's an antioxidant mineral that has been found to fight the growth of cancer-causing free radicals. Shrimp are omnivorous, meaning they are known to eat

The Best Happy Hour at the Lake of the Ozarks

Happy Hour is a wonderful time at the end of your workday to enjoy a bit of relaxation and friendly conversation. JB Hook's offers an incredible Happy Hour in our bar area that lasts much longer than just one hour, and this time of year we even extend it all day long on Sundays! In case you haven't had the chance to experience it yet, here are a few reasons why you will agree that we have the best Happy Hour at the Lake of the Ozarks .  Special Winter Hours Our Happy Hour times change a bit seasonally, but this time of year we extend the time you can enjoy everything we offer a bit longer than usual. During late fall and all winter long, our Happy Hour is every Monday-Friday from 3 pm - 8 pm , and as we already mentioned, it's Happy Hour all day every Sunday starting at 11 am when we open for lunch. Incredible Live Music Our bar hosts the best live music at the Lake of the Ozarks within our Happy Hour every Monday-Friday from 5:30-8:30 pm . (We have wonderful en

Rave Reviews for the Lake of the Ozarks' Best Restaurant - JB Hook's!

Reviews are a wonderful thing, especially when we get to read them about our Lake of the Ozarks fine dining restaurant . There are a lot of wonderful places to eat in the lake area, but it's reviews like these from the special guests we have served that keep bringing people here to JB Hook's  again and again. Take a look at how some recent guests felt about their dining experience with us.  " Finest dining on the lake. Excellent meal. Excellent service. Reliably A+ " - Cindy Lundh , Google review " My wife and I ate there for lunch today and it was wonderful. The Ahi tuna was cooked to absolute perfection and the Bloody Mary’s were some of the best I have had. Taylor, our server was very attentive and friendly. Oh, did I forget to mention the million dollar view of the lake was absolutely beautiful. " - Vince Ninemire , Facebook review " Had the salmon and coconut shrimp. Both were amazing. Probably the best salmon I've had. The sauce was out