Showing posts from May, 2019

Got a Seafood Craving? Satisfy It at Wicked Willie's!

You might not expect to find the best seafood at the Lake of the Ozarks at a typical sports bar, but Wicked Willie's Sports Bar & Grill is anything but "typical!" Our menu creations far exceed most people's expectations because we choose to serve dishes made with fresh, quality ingredients in a way that can easily be classified as gourmet.   If you're in the mood for some savory seafood but the big game is on and you don't want to miss it, that's not a problem at all. We can take care of both of those things for you inside our Lake of the Ozarks restaurant & bar !  Our 31 TVs and 3 giant projection screens always have all the games on, and here's a peek at some of the mouthwatering seafood items found on our menu. Dishes featuring Ahi tuna, shrimp, salmon, and white fish will have you licking your lips and anxious to dig in!    Tuna Tataki Seared tuna loin drizzled with citrus soy and served with an Asian salad & ginger

It's a Great Time to be a Hockey Fan in Missouri (Go Blues!)

For the first time since 1970, the St. Louis Blues have made it to the Stanely Cup Final! Many of you have been watching all of the action leading up to this moment in time right here with us at Wicked Willie's Sports Grill in Osage Beach. If you aren't already a hockey fan, now is an excellent time to give watching this sport a try.  The fans around here make watching any game at our Lake of the Ozarks sports bar & grill exciting. When one of our favored teams makes it to the playoffs, things get even more thrilling than usual!  Blues VS. Bruins This will only be the fourth time in the franchise's history that the St. Louis Blues have made it to the Stanley Cup Final. The last time they were there was 1970 and, as luck would have it, that last game was played against none other than their 2019 fellow finalists, the Boston Bruins. The Bruins came out on top back then, but our Blues are looking good for a big win this time around. 4 out of 7 games must be wo

Celebrate World Whiskey Day (5/18) in a Wicked Way!

May 18th is World Whiskey Day and we think you better make plans now to celebrate! As the best sports bar and grill at the Lake of the Ozarks , we want to help keep you informed about some interesting facts about one of the most popular spirits. We also think you should come out and enjoy a smooth drink in honor of the holiday! Interesting Facts About Whiskey: Whiskey and Whiskey are both correct spellings of the word -- Whiskey is Irish and Whisky is Scotch.  All whiskey is bourbon, but not all bourbon is whiskey.  In the 18th century, George Washington made Washington the largest American Whiskey producer.  The main Scotch Whiskey types are blended, single grain, blended malt, and single malt.  One billion bottles of scotch are exported from Scotland each year.  Most Whiskey is made in bourbon barrels. 1494 was the earliest known Whiskey production.  Barrels can be used up to four times to age Whiskey.  Different variations of Whiskey are known as 'expressions

10 #WickedGood Fun Facts For National Burger Month

National Burger Month happens throughout May. Sure, it's one of the lesser-known holidays, but that doesn't mean it's not a good one. As a matter of fact, it's #WickedGood when you celebrate at Wicked Willie's Sports Grill with the best burgers at the Lake of the Ozarks .  So, what's so interesting about burgers that they deserve a month of their own? Well, most importantly, they are amazingly delicious! Here are a few more fun facts about this tasty dish we think you'll be quite interested to find out.  Today's burgers are said to have evolved from the Hamburg Steak of Hamburg, Germany. It was introduced to American by European immigrants. Hamburgers were called "Liberty Sandwiches" during World War I. This was an attempt to avoid using the German name. Many U.S. residents replaced their hamburgers with Salisbury Steak. The classic American hamburger is said to have first been sold at Louis' Lunch in New Haven, Connecticu

Happy Cinco de Mayo - Tacos, Margaritas, & a Side of Sports!

This Sunday, May 5, 2019, is Cinco de Mayo and even though Wicked Willie's Sports Grill isn't a Mexican restaurant, we've got tacos, nachos, quesadillas, cheese dip, and margaritas to rival the best of 'em! The biggest bonus of celebrating this delicious holiday here with us is that you'll also be in the best place to watch sports at the Lake of the Ozarks while you party. Win-Win!  A #WickedGood Cinco de Mayo Menu The extensive menu we serve at our Lake of the Ozarks bar & restaurant is filled with a wide variety of delicious dishes, all quite a few steps above the typical "bar food" you'd normally expect from a sports grill. Among those menu items, we've created our own take on a few classic Mexican dishes.  These are the perfect choice for celebrating Cinco de Mayo on Sunday while you're here watching all of your favorite sports action.  Spicy Baja Shrimp Tacos Sauteed shrimp tossed in a chipotle sauce with cilant