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Backwater Jacks Bar & Grill

) #19 of 68 Restaurants in Osage Beach €€ - €€€ American,
4341 Beach Dr, Osage Beach, MO 65065-2106
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“salad” (37 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 18:00All hours
American, Bar
€€ - €€€
4341 Beach Dr, Osage Beach, MO 65065-2106
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11 - 20 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun and excitement is what you will find! Food is awesome and people watching cannot be beat. The Grouper Fingers is my favorite. Live music and veg in the pool while listening.

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first and probably last visit to Backwater Jack's, despite being told by friends that they really enjoy the place. It does have a very nice pool for adults, but the times/days it can be used by children are extremely limited. The service...More

Thank G0Hawkeyes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I just have to say that I was totally impressed with the renovations and addition of the pool! For people that don't know it's not a large metal snake on the wall! Go figure out what it is! Amazing job!!!! I love comment about frat...More

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Really loud, cover bands of bad 80s hits. Not a good place to bring kids. Sloppy drinking and behavior. Food and service was.... pretty good.

Thank coletc
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We had dinner & drinks @ Backwater Jack's & had such a fun night!! Our dinner was so good & I love their Miami Vice cocktails. Their new pool is beautiful @ night w/all the lights.

Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The food was very good and the service was quick. Our waitress was attentive and we were seated immediately. We did not take time to enjoy the outdoor pool and swim up bar but it looked great.

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We visited for drinks and lunch at 11 o'clock on July 3. We were told you could order food to go out of the restaurant and bring it to the pool which took 90 minutes when it wasn't even crowded. Don't order food out of...More

Thank Tracey N
Reviewed 10 July 2017

LOTO (Lake of the Ozarks) has a lot of great places to eat and Backwater Jack's is definitely one of the best places to eat!!!! Things can be a little crazy with their new pool and a band playing but still a Must Stop while...More

Thank machboat
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Finally tried Backwater Jack's for lunch last weekend. The pool came highly recommended by friends over the 4th of July. Boat parking was very tight on a crowded day. Food was not very good, average at best. I had a pork tenderloin sandwich and fried...More

Thank condohotelfan
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Backwater Jacks has very bad service, rude staff and bad food. My last visit there was awful, dont waste your time or money, and when I complained on their Facebook page, they didn't seem to to care!

Thank tbartimus
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Steve H
20 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
20 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, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
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: 5733486639
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