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JB Hook's Amazing Sushi Menu!

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JB Hook's was already the best restaurant at the Lake of the Ozarks, but we are always looking for new ways to serve you with more options and improved menus.

During this time, while we are offering our delicious menus and drinks to-go through curb-side pickup from 11:00am to 7:00pm, we are also thrilled to be reintroducing the Sushi Menu! We know you're going to love it. Read on to learn more about the fresh, amazing sushi you can now order for takeout at JB Hook's!


JB HOOK'S SUSHI MENU Available for takeout every day 11am - 7pm
California Roll
Crab, cucumber, and avocado. Rolled in toasted sesame seeds.   $9

Fried Shrimp Roll
Shrimp, cucumber, and avocado. Rolled in toasted sesame seeds.   $9

Spicy Roll
Choice of tuna, salmon, shrimp, or pangasi with scallions, cucumber, jalapeno, spicy mayo, and sashimi pepper.   $9

Vegetarian Roll
Cucumber, scallions, asparagus, and avocado.   $7

Western Roll
Fried potatoes, asparagus, and scallions. Topped with steak strips, sriracha, s…

Exciting Update from JB Hook's!

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JB Hook's is the best restaurant at the Lake of the Ozarks and we are here to serve you! To serve you better during this time, we are making a few temporary changes to our menu and operating hours. But don't worry, we will still be serving the best food at the Lake of the Ozarks. As always, we are practicing safety in the workplace with elevated levels of sanitation and care to help keep you healthy this season. Read on to learn the special and exciting things we are doing at JB Hook's starting March 21st!

Updated Hours & Menu Selection
JB Hook's will now be offering our Lunch, Happy Hour, Hook's Lite Bites, and Half-Priced Oyster Bar Menus from 11:00am until 7:00pm! You read that right, happy hour starts at eleven!

Check out some of the delicious options you can choose from these menus:
Steamed Little Neck Clams
Pecan & Pineapple Chicken Salad Sandwich
Gregory's Salad
Bam Bam Shrimp Wrap
Hook's Cheeseburger Sliders
Reuben Egg Rolls
New Dining Option
Whil…

March 12th is National Baked Scallops Day!

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March 12th was National Baked Scallops Day, and we are thrilled about it! Scallops are a delicious seafood that has gained popularity over the years, which we love here at JB Hook’s. As the best seafood restaurant at the Lake of the Ozarks, we know just what it takes to create the perfect, delicious meal from the sea. Read on to learn more about scallops and the delicious ways JB Hook’s like to prepare them!


What Are Scallops?
Scallops are one of the most popular kinds of shellfish across the world. Technically a mollusk, scallops belong to the same family as snails, sea slugs, octopi, mussels, and oysters. During their life in the ocean, scallops live and move by opening and closing their shells rapidly. Their shells also help them catch their own food - plankton.
The scallop’s adductor muscle is the part that we so thoroughly enjoy as one of our favorite seafood dishes. It is white and shaped like a medallion with sweet and rich flavors. They are often served in butter for an even mor…

Happy National Noodle Month!

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It's National Noodle Month, and JB Hook's is excited to share some fun noodle knowledge and our delicious pasta menu. We are the best restaurant at the Lake of the Ozarks and that absolutely includes our several amazing pasta dinners. Read on to learn more about pasta at JB Hook's and the fun different kinds of noodles you can try!

Fun Noodle Facts
Noodles are fun and a delicious base for several different types of cuisine. Check out some of these interesting facts about noodles...
While they are relatively cheap now, in ages past, noodles were considered a luxury. Slurping is actually considered polite in some countries like Japan!There is a National Pasta Association that created the celebration of National Noodle Month.Ramen seems like an American staple, but instant ramen was actually invented in Japan. Noodles can be made from several different ingredients including wheat, rice, eggs, chickpeas, and even lentils.
Popular Types of Noodles
Penne
This pasta is tube-shaped…

JB Hook's Serves the Best Fish & Seafood at the Lake!

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JB Hook's is the best seafood restaurant at the Lake of the Ozarks! Every menu has a vast selection of fish, shrimp, lobster, crab, oysters, scallops, and so much more. If you are looking for delicious seafood options for your diet this month, look no further than JB Hook's. Read on to check out some of our popular and succulent seafood dishes from the lunch, appetizer, and dinner menus! 
Seafood Lunches Bam Bam Shrimp WrapLightly battered shrimp, flash fried rolled into a wrap with lettuce, tomato, and a sweet and spicy chipotle sauce. Mahi Po Boy Deep-fried Mahi-Mahi served on a Hawaiian sub roll with lettuce and tomato & Hook's Signature Bam Bam sauce.

Ahi Tuna Steak Fresh Ahi Tuna pan-seared, blackened or grilled to your liking.

Catfish & Chips Generous portion of farm-raised catfish served with housemade coleslaw, jalapeno hushpuppies & raspberry chipotle sauce. 

Hook's Coconut Shrimp Seven large shrimp encrusted in coconut deep-fried golden brown a…

Patio Weather is Just Around the Corner!

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We are about a month away from spring being here and finally thawing all of us out. The Lake of the Ozarks is beautiful year-round, but all of us at JB Hook's are particularly excited for spring. We cannot wait for the warmer weather, because that will mean our patio can reopen! Both patios are beautiful locations to spend time while enjoying a delicious meal and drinks. And even though the views are gorgeous wherever you sit in JB Hook's, nothing beats feeling the breeze and hearing the waves of the beautiful Lake.


Patio Weather is Coming! 
Winter isn't over just yet, but spring is getting closer every day and keeps trying to show itself with warmer, sunny days. Relaxing outside is one of the big perks of life at the Lake of the Ozarks. JB Hook's knows this and provides ample space for guests to enjoy the out of doors while experiencing our delicious, fresh fare. 
Covered Patio
Just off the Sunset Room and bar, we have a large, covered outdoor patio that makes for the …

Lake of the Ozarks: A Premier Vacation Destination

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Plan your next vacation at the Lake of the Ozarks! The Lake is full of excitement, nature, incredible food, fun events, and so much more. ith so many options to choose from, you may just have to make a habit of visiting the Lake of the Ozarks several times each year! JB Hook's has been a fixture at the Lake for over 25 years, and we have compiled a list of great reasons to spend your next vacation at the #1 recreation lake in the United States. Read on to learn more!

Beautiful Landscapes
From any way you view it, the Lake of the Ozarks is a gorgeous place to be. Many of the restaurants and resorts build their businesses around the ability to gaze out over the water and enjoy stunning sunsets that can take your breath away. The Lake of the Ozarks State Park offers several spaces for camping, two fun beaches, boat ramps, nature trails, and picnic areas for the whole family to enjoy. Ha Ha Tonka is one of the most popular outdoor attractions at the lake for its beauty and history. I…

February is American Heart Month!

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February is American Heart Month, and JB Hook's is excited to help you celebrate! As the best restaurant at the Lake of the Ozarks, we are proud to have several heart-healthy items on the menu to help you make healthy choices in 2020. Read on to learn more about some popular heart-healthy foods and come by to try your favorite!


Heart-Healthy Foods
Heart health is a very important issue today. It can be easy to eat how you want without thinking about the vitamins and nutrients your body needs to stay in good condition. There are five heart-healthy foods that are easy to add to your regular diet. In fact, you can find them at JB Hook's on our appetizer, lunch, and dinner menus!

Salmon Omega-3 fatty acids can help decrease arrhythmias, triglyceride levels, blood pressure, and the amount of plaque in your arteries. It is recommended that you have at least two servings of foods that contain a high level of omega-3 fatty acids every week. Salmon is one of the best foods to help you g…