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New Year's Eve at Wicked Willie's - Dinner Specials, Dancing, Drinks, and MORE!

2018 is only a few days away. Do you have plans yet? Well, after reading this blog about the best New Year's Eve Party at the Lake of the Ozarks, you definitely will! On Sunday, December 31, 2017, Wicked Willie's Sports Grill will help you end this year in the best way possible with delicious food, wicked good drinks, amazing dance music, and some of the coolest people in town to party with. Here's what you can expect when you join us for New Year's Eve. 

Dinner Specials
The food at our Lake of the Ozarks restaurant is always a step or two above what you'd typically expect from a sports bar & grill, and on New Year's Eve, we're upping the deliciousness an extra notch! Beginning at 5 pm, we're offering some scrumptious dinner specials for two at a great price. You can share a romantic meal with a date, have dinner with your best friend, or show up with an entire group and all enjoy this special meal together. You will choose an appetizer, soup or salad…

3 WickedGood Reasons to Spend New Year's Eve at Wicked Willie's Sports Grill

Christmas is probably at the top of your thoughts about now, but you really should take a little time to think about where you're going to be the week after Christmas Eve. We highly suggest you start making plans to be at the best New Year's Eve party at the Lake of the Ozarks! On Sunday night, December 31 there's going to be a #WickedGood party at Wicked Willie's Sports Grill, and you are personally invited! 

Need to be convinced? Check out a few of the great things we have planned. If you've been to any of our parties, you have a good idea of the incredible night this will be, and if you haven't hung out with us before, you're in for an unforgettable treat! 

Dinner Specials 
The food coming out of the kitchen of our Lake of the Ozarks restaurant is always something special, but for this particular occasion, we're going to make it even more so. After all, if you're going to be dancing the night away in our nightclub, you're going to need some extr…

The People You'll Meet At Wicked Willie's Sports Grill

If you haven't had the chance to check out Wicked Willie's yet (where the heck have you been?) you may be a little curious about exactly what type of person enjoys hanging out at the best sports bar at the Lake of the Ozarks. You're bound to run into all sorts of different people here because there's a little something for everyone here. For example...
Sports Fans
First and foremost, you're extremely likely to encounter lots and lots of sports fans at Wicked Willie's Sports Grill. If there's a game on, it's playing here! You don't have to worry about which game is on because with 33 TVs and 3 big projection screens, we can play 'em all! 

No matter where you're sitting, you'll have a clear view of multiple televisions. They are located on the walls surrounding both the restaurant side and the bar side, plus even more all the way around the inside of the actual bar. Possibly the best seats in the house are the comfortable couches seated direc…

Our #WickedGood Sandwiches and Wraps For Lunch or Dinner

A lot of people have certain expectations of the types of food they'll find at a sports grill at the Lake of the Ozarks, but one of the reasons that Wicked Willie's Sports Grill is the best in town is because we greatly exceed those expectations!

You'll find a lot more than just burgers and wings at our family restaurant at the Lake of the Ozarks. (We have those too, but they're much tastier than the versions thay you're used to!) Our menu is completely unique to the lake area and like nothing you've ever tasted before at a typical sports bar & grill. We always use fresh ingredients and do our best to put a bit of a gourmet twist on dishes that would make any foodie's mouth water! You'll even find some gluten-free options on our menu.
The diverse menu at Wicked Willie's Sports Grill features many different items, including amazing appetizers, oven-baked flatbreads, savory soups & salads, unbelievable burgers, and some out-of-this-world dinner …

Great Gift Ideas For The Sports Fans On Your List

Once December gets here, you've only got a limited amount of time to find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list. If you happen to have a few sports fans on that list (and who doesn't love sports?) we've got some wicked good ideas for presents that those people will love. The quicker you get your shopping over and done with, the more time you'll have to hang out with us at Wicked Willie's Sports Grill and watch the games! 

Tailgating Tools
When you get the chance to see a football game in person, it's a lot more fun when you go early and tailgate! Gift ideas include: a portable grill, grilling tools, Bluetooth speaker, camp chairs, a canopy, or a rolling cooler. All of those things could definitely come in handy for a pre-game in the parking lot.   

Game Tickets
Tickets to actually attend a favorite team's game in person is an excellent gift to give. Especially if you get tickets for yourself too and make an entire day of it. If you have the budget to splu…

Lighter Menu Items To Get You Through The Holidays

Thanksgiving is a day filled with delicious foods that are just too hard to resist, so there's a good chance you woke up the next day still feeling full! This time of year, with all of the holiday parties full of rich and savory dishes happening, you may be looking for something a bit lighter to eat when you visit our Lake of the Ozarks restaurant. We can definitely do that for you! Here are a few ideas for some of the Wicked Willie's Sports Grill menu items you can order that aren't too heavy but are still tasty and satisfying. 

Below you will find a couple of mouthwatering appetizers that are sure to hit the spot, plus our savory salads that are full of healthy ingredients with big flavor. We also have a couple of yummy soups that really hit the spot on a chilly day. 

-Peel & Eat Shrimp- A half-pound of large shrimp, seasoned & chilled, served with house-made cocktail sauce & lemon.
-Cajun Tuna Sliders- Blackened ahi tuna, creole vegetable slaw, and spicy Cajun …

Know Your 80's Trivia For our Totally Rad 80's Party!

Wicked Willie's Sports Grill's Totally Rad 80's Party is nearly here! You've been sending us song ideas and giving us hints about what you'll be wearing through our social media. How are you feeling about your 80's knowledge? 

Today we've pulled some highlights from the decade to jog your memory. It's intriguing how many of these things have either been remade recently or are still around today! Get ready for a few blasts from the past that should get you into the right mindset for our awesome 80's Party on Wednesday, November 22 at 8 pm
1980#1 song: "Call Me" by BlondiePac-Man arcade game introducedRubik's cube sold internationallyPost It Notes released Solid Gold on TVDo you remember "Who Shot JR?"Movies: Empire Strikes Back & Friday the 13th1981#1 song: Bette Davis Eyes by Kim CarnesMTV launchedSmurfs cartoon debuts on Saturday morningsPrince Charles marries Lady DianaMovies: Raiders of the Lost Ark, Evil Dead, Heavy M…

It's Almost Time For Our Totally Rad 80's Party!

Are you headed back to the lake area for Thanksgiving and have to stay at your parents' house, or do you live here and are expecting a house full of guests for the holiday? We've got the perfect excuse for you to get out of that house for at least one night - the Totally Rad 80's Party at Wicked Willie's Sports Grill! Go back with us to an era of, like, totally tubular times. Join us on Wednesday, November 22, 2017, starting at 8 pm.  

Bitchin' Costume Contest
We not only want you to be in an 80's mindset when you join us for the 80's party, but we want you to look the party too! Dig into those closets (or Mom & Dad's closet, depending on when you turned 21) and find all of those gnarly fashions that were simply too rad to throw out. (Everything comes back in style, right?) 

Just in case you need an extra incentive to get all dressed up for the party, we'll also be giving away cash prizes for the best 80's wannabe. There will be awards for the …

We're "Burnin' Down the House" for Lake Stock Fall Crawl 2017

The 5th Annual Lake Stock Fall Crawl is happening this weekend, and the very best stop on the pub crawl route is right here with us at Wicked Willie's Sports Grill! We've got an awesome 80s cover band, Burnin' Down the House, onstage and the drinks will be flowing out of both the restaurant and the nightclub bars. It's another night you don't want to miss at the best bar at the Lake of the Ozarks!

5th Annual Lake Stock Fall Crawl Saturday, November 4, 2017 $10 Wristbands 6 PM - 1:30 AM

Dance the Night Away We're opening up the night club so that you can dance all night long to the incredible sounds of mid-Missouri's premier 80's pop cover band - Burnin' Down the House. They not only love the sounds of that magical musical era, but also everything else that goes along with it, listing their personal interests as; solving Rubik's Cubes, Atari, leg warmers, parachute pants, and searching for movies on Betamax, to list just a few.
As for their music, they …

Last Minute Costume Ideas For Our Halloween Bash

We're giving away cash prizes for the most awesome costumes at the best Halloween party at the Lake of the Ozarks this Saturday, October 28, 2017. Do you have yours ready? No worries if you don't, because Wicked Willie's Sports Grill has 10 easy-to-make, last-minute, Halloween costume ideas for you. 


A plain white sheet and a pair of scissors to cut the eyes out gives you an easy ghost costume. Don't have a white sheet? Use whatever you've got and just tell people that the color or pattern is because you lived a "colorful life" before you became a ghost.  

Your Evil Twin
This is probably the easiest one on the list. All you have to do is show up looking like yourself, but with a sneaky look on your face. If you want to truly stay in character, it's the perfect time to pull a few pranks on your friends since you'll be playing the part of your evil twin! 

A roll or two of toilet paper is an automatic DIY costume. Just wrap some long strands of…