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Baxter's Lakeside Grille

2124 Bagnell Dam Blvd, Lake Ozark, MO 65049-8600
+1 573-365-2669
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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2124 Bagnell Dam Blvd, Lake Ozark, MO 65049-8600
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great service, great food and great views! Very romantic with nice selections. Would recommend and go again!

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has become a valentine tradition for myself and my husband. The view is wonderful. The food is always good.

Thank Fran R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to Baxter's on a few occasions as part of a professional conference. However, after reading about their new vegetarian menu, I took my girlfriend and we enjoyed a wonderful meal together. One of the owners came and introduced herself to us, bought us...More

Thank Benjamin D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a reservation and had one of the best tables in the room! The view of the water is wonderful. I had the Pacific Rim Pasta and it was amazing. We had 6 adults and 2 children and everyone loved the food and the...More

Thank mcs1958
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed my dinner at Baxter's, the food was great and so was the service. I would recommend this restaurant for a find evening meal.

Thank WhatCheerStephanie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice dinner and a gorgeous view of the lake. All around great food, drinks, view and friendly staff. I will definitely stop again the next time I am in the area.

Thank AALogs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I arrived around 5 and were told we would have a short wait of 5-10 minutes. We sat at the bar for a short time, and within minutes, arrived at our table overlooking the lake sunset. Our server, Hanni, took great care...More

Thank K S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to the lake numerous times and never tried Baxter’s. We should have been coming here for years. It was very busy but we were able to make a reservation the same day. Table view was amazing. Dinner was priced good for what...More

Thank Gordyjr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a very nice mid afternoon overlooking a beautiful, panoramic view of the Lake of the Ozarks! Fabian, our server was very attentive with excellent suggestions off their bountiful, happy hour menu. Buy one...get one free! Excellent choices, shrimp, fresh ahi, spinach & artichoke...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Four adults, all selected a different entree. All were delicious although the mahi mahi sandwich was a bit small! We called it a “fish stick on a bun”. That said, the food was good, view was pretty (even for February), and we would return.

Thank BeachGirl2371
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Response from Traci F | Reviewed this property |
Although I don't use it I'm sure some customers do appreciate it. It really isn't any different than when restaurant attendants in big cities provide the same. Mouthwash, hairspray, make up etc.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2124 Bagnell Dam Blvd, Lake Ozark, MO 65049-8600
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Lake of the Ozarks  >  Lake Ozark
  • Phone Number: +1 573-365-2669
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An authentic American restaurant with a great bar … That’s the idea behind Baxter’s. We’re perfect for just about any dining occasion or gathering that calls for great food, warm, personal service and an inviting, casual atmosphere. Our classic American restaurant builds on the rich history and tradition the Lake Area is known for. We use only the finest, freshest ingredients, coupled with personal service and warm, inviting surroundings. We’re happy to bring this dining experience to the Lake of the Ozarks. Baxter’s is the perfect place for a business or casual lunch, a special evening out, a family get together after a long day on the Lake, or “just because.” We can accommodate most any group — from an intimate dinner for two to a business or family party — in our private dining room. And don’t forget our classic American bar, one of the Lake’s great places to meet friends and family.
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