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Romance & Roses

Make your Valentine’s Day one to remember with The Bend Bar and Grill’s filet mignon and shrimp scampi dinner. The two main features seamlessly provide an elevated dining experience for any special occasion. The depth of the grilled steak pairs perfectly with light and botanic shrimp scampi. Round out your meal with a glass from […]

Finding The Wow Factor

As an executive with the Gillette Company and subsequent entrepreneur running his own enterprises, James Glenn has relocated over the years to numerous communities across the country. His wife, Tine, said there was always something they sought in every house they lived in along the way. “James always said that with any house considered, we […]

A 25-Second Controlled Explosion

What it’s like to feel 200 miles-an-hour on the water. The American Ethanol boat shot out in a 25-second controlled explosion, ready to take on the competition. As of 2020, the race team was 6 time Top Gun Champions.

The Heart of American Ethanol

The Heart of American Ethanol. The 2013 Mystic Capsulized Carbon Fiber Boat is driven by Tony Battiato and throttleman, John Cosker. The American Ethanol is among many that participated in the 2020 Lake of the Ozarks Shootout!

All Aboard

Streamlined in every sense of the word. the V52 is a symphony of agile performance, welcoming space, and flexible onboard comfort. Her main deck has a spacious saloon connected to the aft cockpit via triple sliding doors, and with a vast electric sunroof overhead, it’s the perfect location for enjoying starry nights or early morning […]

Jeffery’s Creme De La Creme

For a lesson in delicacy and decadence, look no further than creme brûlée. The French dessert is known for its sweet aromas, rich flavors, and effortless complexity. The caramelized sugar of creme brulee “cracks” with every bite, creating an experience of taste, smell, and sound.

Fine Dining At a Longtime Lake Establishment

The Lodge of the Four Seasons is an award-winning luxury resort, and the fulfillment of a dream by Harold Koplar, Chairman of the Board of Koplar Enterprises of St. Louis. HK’s restaurant offers the resort an elegant dining experience. Mr. Koplar (more fondly known as H.K.) had been bringing his family to the Lake for […]

Adding a Kick to The Bagnell Dam Strip

Neon Taco is one of the newest restaurants at the lake of the Ozarks. It’s located on the 0-mile marker by water with access to the Bagnell Dam Strip. As you step into Neon Taco you’re greeted by vibrant colors and  spectacular views of the water. The team is excited to bring new flavors and […]

A Hole in One

Bear Creek Valley Restaurant opened along with the golf course in 2001, planning just to be a simple amenity for the players. Since then, due to the great food and service, it has grown into a stand-alone business. Owners Shirrel and Nancie Duncan wanted golfers to be able to end their rounds with a relaxing […]