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Backwater Jacks Bar & Grill

4341 Beach Dr, Osage Beach, MO 65065-2106
+1 573-348-6639
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“grouper fingers” (12 reviews)
“crab rangoon” (8 reviews)
“oysters” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
4341 Beach Dr, Osage Beach, MO 65065-2106
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is one of my favorite places on the lake. I'd put it up there with Jolly Roger's and WAY better than Shorty Pants. We've been here twice now. The first time I had the quesadillas, which were delicious and an ample amount of food...More

Thank Stacey H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time we have been there since they expanded and added the pool. Really nice job on the expansion. Sushi was good and can’t ever get my wife to eat but she loved it. Wish they would serve the full menu down at the pool...More

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a rainy morning turned sunny cool day. The atmosphere was clean and impressive. The employees were busy wiping the tables and chairs dry from previous rain. Our waitress was cordial and got paper and crayons for my daughter to color while we...More

Thank Leslie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to Backwater Jacks several times many years ago & always had fun! Great drinks, highly recommend the icee drinks, but now they've put in a huge pool with chairs to lay out in, tables in the water, way more food choices, many more...More

Thank Penny S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on a early evening and had a great time. Amazing food and really good choice of drinks. Lovely sunset views also.

Thank RichardWiggett
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Have been coming here for years & my how things change. They really want to focus on the party crowd. I love their new sushi menu, but it is disappointing that you have to go to the poolside bar to get it. Love Raw Thursday....More

Thank FunFoodTravel95
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I originally went for the swim up bar. The bartenders were nice and service was quick. We went up to eat an appetizer and it was delicious but service was awful. Our server was very slow and no where to be found....More

Thank Dasha S
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

The food was good and reasonably priced. We had crab legs and the seafood nachos. The drinks were a bit over priced as usual with any place on the lake. The atmosphere was party central, crazy busy and really loud. Probably won't go back for...More

Thank Lena B
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Brought two of our well behaved young grandchildren here on a Thursday afternoon to eat lunch and let them swim. A polite gentleman informed of us of a policy change that morning that no longer allowed children under the age of ten to use the...More

Thank PJUP
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Was down for the shootout! Nice new pool/swim up bar! Fun bands/live music. Service was great! Food is always good! Will go back again!

Thank John L
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Steve H
21 August 2015|
Response from Jennifer H | Reviewed this property |
I don't know... Go to their website and look....mainly on the weekends and after the holiday day in September no....
Steve H
21 August 2015|
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Response from summer s | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. For a complete lineup for the days and bands for the month you can go to the backwater jacks website & it will show you everything!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4341 Beach Dr, Osage Beach, MO 65065-2106
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Lake of the Ozarks  >  Osage Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 573-348-6639
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