Tuesday, October 25, 2016

National Seafood Month At Backwater Jack's

October is National Seafood Month! At Lake of the Ozarks' favorite waterfront bar and grill, we have a large selection of different seafood options. Whether you are looking for appetizers to share or a delicious sandwich for yourself, Backwater Jack's has it all. Check out these tasty seafood treats you can enjoy on your next visit to the best waterfront bar and grill at the Lake of the Ozarks.

Appetizers 

Snow Crab Clusters - Nothing but the freshest snow crab clusters! Boiled hot and served with a tub of butter. 
Colossal Crab Rangoon - Four oversized wontons stuffed with Jack's own crab cream cheese mix. Fried to a golden brown and served with our homemade apricot sauce. 
Backwater's Buffalo Shrimp - Ten butterflied shrimp breaded and served with a side of Jack's hot sauce. 
Raw Oysters on the Half Shell - Served with fresh- cut lemons and cocktail sauce. 
Jack's Baked Nachos - A pile of tortilla chips topped with tomatoes, black olives and onions then smothered in shredded cheddar jack cheese and baked. You can choose to have these nachos topped with a mix of shrimp, scallops and crab meat.
Jack's Quesadilla - A large flour tortilla shell stuffed with black olives, tomatoes, red and green onions and shredded cheddar jack cheese then grilled. Served with sour cream and salsa. You can choose to have your quesadilla filled with a mix of shrimp, scallops and crab meat. 

Salads

Jack's Island Seafood Salad - Shrimp, bay scallops and crab meat mix served over fresh seasonal greens with tomatoes, sliced mushrooms, sweet bell peppers, broccoli florets and red onions. 

Entrees

Blackened Ahi Tuna - An 8 oz. charbroiled tuna steak blackened and cooked to your desired temperature (best med-rare to medium) topped with garlic butter and served over wild rice. 
Snow Crab Clusters - Nothing but the freshest snow crab clusters boiled hot and served with a tub of butter. 
Grouper - A generous portion of our own version of fillets prepared with grilled, blackened or coated in a light batter and deep-fried. Served over a bed of wild rice. 
Fillet of Grouper - Our own version of this delicately flavored fish. Coated in a light batter and deep fried until golden brown. Also available grilled or blackened. Served with tartar sauce on a hoagie roll. 

Pasta & Rice

Jack's Seafood Florentine Pasta - Grilled shrimp, bay scallops, crab meat and roasted garlic served over fettuccine noodles with a rich and creamy Alfredo sauce.
Jack's Loaded Jambalaya - A mix of sauteed green and red bell peppers, onions, crab, scallops, shrimp, chicken and Andouille sausage tossed in a spicy sauce and served over a bed of wild rice garnished with our sweet corn bread. 
Spicy Cajun Seafood Pasta - Sauteed green and red bell peppers, onion, crab, scallops and shrimp tossed in a spicy, rich cream sauce and served over fettuccine noodles. 

Raw Deal Thursday

Every Thursday, you can enjoy some delicious deals on wings, shrimp and oysters! Canned beer is also on special, so you have something to wash it all down with. We also have other weekly specials including Crabby Ol' Monday and Wine-O-Wednesday. 

Celebrate National Seafood Month With Backwater Jack's!

If you are craving some delicious seafood options, come to Lake of the Ozarks' best waterfront bar and grill! Backwater Jack's will be open all throughout the fall season, so swing on by and join us for lunch or dinner. If you are looking for something other than seafood, we have something for everyone. Visit our website at www.BackwaterJacks.com for just a sample of what you can order during your next visit to our Lake of the Ozarks waterfront restaurant


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Tuesday, October 18, 2016

6 Reason To Visit Backwater Jack's This Autumn

If you are looking for something fun to do during the off-season, you need to stop by Lake of the Ozarks' favorite waterfront bar and grill! Autumn is a beautiful time to visit the Lake and the fun hasn't stopped at Backwater Jack's, so make sure you visit us for lunch or dinner! If you aren't convinced, check out these six reasons you need to visit the best waterfront bar and grill at the Lake of the Ozarks:

1. Grouper Fingers


Share these delicious bite sized servings of our grouper filet with friends, or just keep them for yourself! This local favorite is our own version of a hand-bread filet that is coated in a secret honey breading and served with our raspberry tartar sauce. Depending on how hungry you are, enjoy a filet of grouper on a hoagie roll! This delicious fish can be grilled, blackened or fried. 

2. Rum Runners & Pains


This weather is making us miss summer! Enjoy our famous Rum Runners and Pains before autumn actually comes. Although at the Lake of the Ozarks, it's always a good time to enjoy some frozen drinks, at least when the weather is this good it is! This weekend will be sunny and in the 70s, which is the perfect weather to enjoy some frozen drinks on the deck.


3. Weekly Specials


We have the best specials at the Lake of the Ozarks! During Crabby O' Mondays, you can enjoy great deals on snow crab, pains and Rum Runners. If you enjoy tequila, you'll want to join us on Tuesdays! For those wine lovers, Wednesdays are for you. Enjoy deals on shrimp, wings, oysters and canned beer on Thursdays. End your week right with Bloody Marys and Red Stripe Bottles on special all day on Sundays. 

4. The Best Nachos


We don't want to brag or anything, but we have the best nachos at the Lake. We pile tortilla chips high and top them with tomatoes, black olives and onions. We then smother them in shredded cheddar and jack cheese until they are ready to be baked. You can choose whether you want chicken, veggies or a seafood combination of shrimp, scallops and crab meat to top your nachos off. 

5. Shots, Shots, Shots, Shots!


From Vegas bombs to Jager Bombs, we have them all! If you want to start off your night right, you need to have a shot (or two) at the best waterfront bar at the Lake of the Ozarks - just remember to drink responsibly!

6. The View


Although you may not be able to be out on the water, you can have a beautiful view of the Lake when you dine at Backwater Jack's. We are located right at the water's edge, so you can get your fix of the lake life! We have a large indoor dinning area, which also provides that beautiful Lakefront view. 

Come To Backwater Jack's This Autumn!


The season's not over for Lake of the Ozarks' favorite waterfront restaurant! If you are coming to the Lake area for a weekend getaway or you live here full-time, visit Backwater Jack's. From a relaxing lunch spot to a night on the town, Backwater Jack's is the place to be. We look forward to see you soon!


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Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Celebrate The End Of The Season With The Best Shots At The Lake Of The Ozarks

Although the season is winding down, the party hasn't stopped at the Lake of the Ozarks' favorite waterfront bar and grill. We have the best drinks and shots around, so you are sure to have some fun before the season ends. From Vegas Bombs to Star-Bursts, we have your favorite shot to get your night started right. Check out some of our other favorites you can order during your next night out.


PARTY SHOTS!


Jager Bomb


A traditional favorite made with Jagermeister liqueur and Red Bull. We can also make it with sugar-free Red Bull if you prefer. 

Three Olives Bomb

Choose between Three Olives Grapes, Three Olives Cherry or Three Olives Berry Vodka. We take your choice and mix it with Red Bull. 

Star-Bursts

Candy in the form of a shot? Yes, please! Pinnacle Raspberry Vodka, Pinnacle Blueberry Vodka, ABSOLUT Mandrin, ABSOLUT Citron and Red Bull.   

B-zooka Joe

This bomb is about to blow! This bomb shot is made with Limon Rum and Red Bull mixed together with Rose's Grenadine.

The Vegas Bomb 

What stays in Vegas no longer stays in vegas with this flavorful shot. Whisky, Peachtree Schnapps, Coconut Rum, pineapple juice and Red Bull.

Loaded Lowhan

Spicy and sweet mixes together for a shot that is full of energy! Jagermeister Liqueur, DeKuyper Peachtree Schnapps and The Red Edition by Red Bull.

Berry Blue Bomb

Three Olives Berry Vodka and The Blue Edition by Red Bull. We can't get enough Red Bull! 

Beach Bomb

Do you wish you could spend the night on the beach? Now you can! Red Bull Yellow Edition with Malibu Coconut Rum and a splash of pineapple juice.


Gotta Get Back To Backwater Jack's!


Do you want to end the season with a bang? Then you gotta get back to the best waterfront bar and grill at the Lake of the Ozarks! From the best frozen drinks at the Lake of the Ozarks to fun party shots, we have just what you need to end the season off right. We are still open seven days a week at 11:00 AM. You can dine in or pick up! We also have the best daily specials at the Lake of the Ozarks, so you gotta get back to Backwater Jack's!



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Thursday, October 6, 2016

Get Ready For Fall Harbor Hop!

The Fall Harbor Hop marks the end of the summer activities at the Lake of the Ozarks and celebrates a successful season. Lake of the Ozarks' favorite waterfront bar and grill is excited to be a part of the 2016 Fall Harbor Hop! From the best drinks at the Lake of the Ozarks to a fun day of poker out on the water, the Harbor Hop event is one of Backwater Jack's favorite events on the Lake. 


Let's Play Some Poker!


Harbor Hop allows boaters to play poker while hopping around to some Lake area businesses. If you want to participate in the Fall Harbor Hop, sign up at a dealer location and pay an optional $20 per hand. Hop around to six other locations to complete your hand. However, if you stay within one section, you can qualify for the bonus section prize. Just remember to have your seven-card hand done and turned into one of the dealer locations by 7:00 p.m. Players, however, have the option of purchasing an 8th card for $5. 

What Are The Prizes?


So what do you get for hopping around the Lake collecting card? Cash prizes! The amount of money awarded is depended on how much donations were given, so winners are given a percentage of what was donated. 

1st Place: 10%
2nd Place: 9%
3rd Place: 8%
4th Place: 7%
5th - 10th Place 5% each
4 Worst Hands: 4% each
Random Drawings for 10 Hands: 2% each
Bonus: In addition to the regular prizes, a section winner will be announced. A player must draw all seven cards within one of the four sections in order to be eligible. 

Where's Backwater Jack's?


Your favorite waterfront bar and grill at the Lake of the Ozarks will be in the section 3 area, so make sure you stop by and pick up your card for a chance to win big! 

Checkpoints 13.5 MM - 26 MM, Main Channel - Section III
Lodge of Four Seasons Marina - 13.5 MM - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Backwater Jack's - 17.5 MM - 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Dog Days #1 - 19 MM - 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Dog Days #2 - 19 MM - 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Kelly's Port - 19.5 MM - 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Bridgeview Marina & Shipstore - 1.5 MM Grand Glaize Arm - 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Formula Boats of Missouri - 1 MM Grand Glaize Arm - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Surdyke Port 20 - 20 MM - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Shorty Pants Marina & Lounge - 21 MM (Woodland Cove) - 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Redhead Lakeside Grille - 21 MM - 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Paradise Tropical Restaurant #1 - 24 MM - 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
Paradise Tropical Restaurant #2 - 24 MM - 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
Papa Chubby's Food & Booze - 26 MM (Crab Tree Cove) - 11:00 am to 7:00 pm

End The Season Off Right


Harbor Hop is the best way to experience the best restaurants at the Lake of the Ozarks. While hopping around the Lake, make sure you stop by Backwater Jack's and enjoy some of the best food and drinks the Lake has to offer. Good luck to all those participating in this year's Fall Harbor Hop!



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