On Land

The most buzzed-about new restaurant at the Lake this year is undoubtedly First Watch. And for good reason: with an extensive breakfast and lunch menu, jaw-dropping portions, and more than a splash of uniqueness, your first meal at First Watch will have you thinking like a hobbit. (Second-br…

Restaurant News

Tucked away in a gentle cove on Lake of the Ozarks’ 22MM, the Creole-influenced Shorty Pants restaurant has been a favorite among Lake locals and visitors for more than 15 years. The sound of waves rocking nearby docks mingled with zydeco streaming from overhead speakers melts the stress awa… Read more

Everyone scrambles to make plans for weekends at the Lake: local grocery stores are bustling and party preparations abound. But while some stock their shelves with dozens of ingredients for Pinterest-fail cocktails, Canadian Mist is leaning into what they're calling the "red cup cocktail" — … Read more