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J. Bruner's Restaurant

5166 Osage Beach Pkwy, Osage Beach, MO 65065-3279
+1 573-348-2966
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“onion rings” (33 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood
5166 Osage Beach Pkwy, Osage Beach, MO 65065-3279
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This classic restaurant is upscale dining at its best. They offer a wide variety of entrees and appetizers. I've never had a bad meal here. Their steaks are great but I highly recommend the trout and the mushrooms with chicken livers.

Thank sanwilliams
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lobster bisque is devine. Our server, Mike, was amazing. I love how this restaurant waits to submit different courses so all of your food does not arrive at once. Steaks were excellent and double chocolate fudge cake was delicious.

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my wife there for a special occasion. Very expensive with poor quality food. Baked lobster was over cooked and tough. The batter fried lobster was tasteless.Good salad, good streak.

Thank Bob T
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Best place at the lake for Prime Rib! We shared everything! A lettuce wedge salad, prime rib, add on mushrooms, baked potato and a bottle of Malbec red wine. Why not top off the evening with a great desert? We did, the Ice Cream Crunch!...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Shrimp appetizer, 2 entrees, dessert, drinks and coffee drinks all very good. The service and atmosphere good also.

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I love coming here. The atmosphere is white table cloth and romantic. You don't have to wait long if you make reservations. The onion rings are amazing. The steak and seafood choices are very good. We've never had a bad meal here....More

1  Thank Andy B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

You know how, when you're on vacation, and ask, "Where is a good place to eat?", this one, you can ask a local, AND or a vacationer. Went last night for Valentines, No overboard decorations, no pushing the 'red drinks' etc, Just well prepared food....More

Thank Ursula R
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Yes, this restaurant needs a face lift. But putting that aside the reason to come here is the prime rib. Everybody has their own way of doing prime rib. Some cut it and then dip it in au jus to cook it to the desired...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here since my kids were babies. Now 2 of them are married. We have lived at the lake for over 30 years. We eat here at least 2 times a month or more. Their food is awesome! This evening we called at...More

1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I love the food but the lower level, where the bar is located, always smells musty. You have to walk through the lower level to get to the restaurant and it always appears old and outdated. The service is fantastic and they serve traditional steaks...More

Thank Angela G
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15 October 2016|
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Response from Bambi J | Reviewed this property |
No dress code.
22 January 2015|
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Response from pboylan | Property representative |
We frequently adjust our menu prices due to market fluctuations of the high quality beef and seafood we purchase. The current prices are printed on the menu you are handed when seated at your table. Our overall average... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$33
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5166 Osage Beach Pkwy, Osage Beach, MO 65065-3279
    (Lake Road 54-40 (Winn Road))
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Lake of the Ozarks  >  Osage Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 573-348-2966
You are invited to experience casual, fine dining at J. Bruner's! Savor steaks and seafood prepared using our exclusive recipes refined over the past thirty years. The warm and inviting dining rooms are the perfect setting for weekly casual dining or that special occasion. Enjoy our Red Room Lounge for a cocktail after work, cocktails before dinner, and/or a tasty ice cream drink afterwards. The best table service completes your dining experience, making J. Bruner's the Lake's Classic Steakhouse. Reservations recommended--book online.
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