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Restaurants in the Heart of the Ozarks

Whether fueling up for a day on the lake or wrapping up an adventure at Top of the Rock, grab a bite to eat at one of our casual dining options. Selections range from southern home-style fare, pizzas and burgers, Mexican cuisine with an Ozarks flair, delicious treats and baked goods, and much more! The restaurants at Big Cedar are complete with rustic, regional decor and unbeatable views of the Ozarks.

Big Cedar Lodge / Top of the Rock Shuttle Loop

We've heard your requests! Big Cedar now offers a shuttle from the Big Cedar Registration building to the Top of the Rock facilities. Tickets can be purchased at the Guest Services booth inside the Registration building, or by clicking "BOOK NOW" below. The Top of the Rock / Big Cedar Lodge Shuttle Loop is exclusive for Big Cedar Lodge overnight guests. See the shuttle schedule below to plan your trip!

Adults Weekday $5 | Adults Weekend $8 | Kids $3

Big Cedar Lodge / Top of the Rock Shuttle Loop Schedule
Departure LocationDeparture TimeArrival LocationArrival Time
Big Cedar Lodge Registration9:00 AMTop of the Rock Welcome Center9:20 AM
Top of the Rock Welcome Center9:30 AMBig Cedar Lodge Registration9:50 AM
Big Cedar Lodge Registration10:00 AMTop of the Rock Welcome Center10:20 AM
Top of the Rock Welcome Center10:30 AMBig Cedar Lodge Registration10:50 AM
Big Cedar Lodge Registration11:00 AMTop of the Rock Welcome Center11:20 AM
Top of the Rock Welcome Center11:30 AMBig Cedar Lodge Registration11:50 AM
Big Cedar Lodge Registration12:00 PMTop of the Rock Welcome Center12:20 PM
Top of the Rock Welcome Center12:30 PMBig Cedar Lodge Registration12:50 PM
Big Cedar Lodge Registration1:00 PMTop of the Rock Welcome Center1:20 PM
Top of the Rock Welcome Center1:30 PMBig Cedar Lodge Registration1:50 PM
Big Cedar Lodge Registration2:00 PMTop of the Rock Welcome Center2:20 PM
Top of the Rock Welcome Center2:30 PMBig Cedar Lodge Registration2:50 PM
Big Cedar Lodge Registration3:00 PMTop of the Rock Welcome Center3:20 PM
Top of the Rock Welcome Center3:30 PMBig Cedar Lodge Registration3:50 PM
Big Cedar Lodge Registration4:00 PMTop of the Rock Welcome Center4:20 PM
Top of the Rock Welcome Center4:30 PMBig Cedar Lodge Registration4:50 PM
Big Cedar Lodge Registration5:00 PMTop of the Rock Welcome Center5:20 PM
Top of the Rock Welcome Center5:30 PMBig Cedar Lodge Registration5:50 PM
Big Cedar Lodge Registration6:00 PMTop of the Rock Mammoth Room6:20 PM
Top of the Rock Mammoth Room6:30 PMBig Cedar Lodge Registration6:50 PM
Big Cedar Lodge Registration7:00 PMTop of the Rock Mammoth Room7:20 PM
Top of the Rock Mammoth Room7:30 PMBig Cedar Lodge Registration7:50 PM
Big Cedar Lodge Registration8:00 PMTop of the Rock Mammoth Room8:20 PM
Top of the Rock Mammoth Room8:30 PMBig Cedar Lodge Registration8:50 PM

Buffalo Bar


This cozy spot located on the lower level of Osage Restaurant is the perfect place to relax after a game of golf, celebrate a special event or simply enjoy dinner. Step out onto the stone patio for breathtaking views and watch the sunset ceremony, complete with bagpipe performance and the firing of a Civil War cannon.

$10 ENTRY FEE APPLIES – CARD ONLY

Guests entering before 4:00 pm will receive a $5 voucher redeemable at all Top of the Rock outlets.

HOURS

NOW OPEN

  • Dinner Monday – Sunday | 3:00PM – 9:00PM
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Reservations Recommended. Make reservations here ›

Arnie’s Barn


Arnie’s Barn offers contemporary Mexican cuisine with magnificent views of the driving range and unique golf memorabilia. To honor Arnold Palmer, the barn was transported from his hometown of Latrobe, Pennsylvania to its location today at Top of the Rock, where it was carefully reassembled by local Amish craftsmen.

$10 ENTRY FEE APPLIES – CARD ONLY

Guests entering before 4:00 pm will receive a $5 voucher redeemable at all Top of the Rock outlets.

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OPEN FOR THANKSGIVING DAY ONLY

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Directions to Arnie’s Barn ›

Reservations Recommended. Make reservations here ›

Devil’s Pool


Big Cedar Lodge

Join us for a casual dining experience, combining the best of southern homestyle cooking with rustic decor. Hand-wrought metal chandeliers cast a warm glow over antique furnishings and our 100-year-old mahogany bar. Outdoor seating is available as weather permits.

HOURS

NOW OPEN

  • Breakfast | 7:00AM – 11:00AM
  • Lunch | 11:00AM – 2:00PM
  • Dinner | 4:00PM – 9:30PM
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Christmas Dining ›

Directions to Devil’s Pool ›

Reservations Recommended. Make reservations here ›

Buzzard Bar


Big Cedar Lodge

Downstairs from Devil’s Pool, Buzzard Bar provides a warm welcome with comfortable seating and antique furnishings. Outdoor seating is available on our patio overlooking the pool. Every evening, we feature local entertainers, including our own Singin’ Cowboy performing decades of favorites.

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NOW OPEN

  • Daily | 11:00AM – 11:00PM
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Mountain Top Grill – Proudly Serving Famous Dave’s


Perched high in the hills, overlooking the Mountain Top Course and Payne’s Valley Course, Mountain Top Grill is the perfect place to enjoy lunch or small plates after a round on the links.

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NOW OPEN

  • Daily | 11:00AM – 5:00PM
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Uncle Buck’s Fish Bowl & Grill


Located inside Fun Mountain, Uncle Buck’s Grill offers a full-service menu of tasty favorites like burgers, salads, sandwiches and pizza as well as sweet treats such as shakes, floats and banana splits.

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NOW OPEN

  • Daily | 11:00AM – 8:00PM
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Truman Cafe & Custard


Big Cedar Lodge

Full of 1920s Tudor-style, this historic Big Cedar original destination offers breakfast, lunch and delicious treats all day. Stop by Truman Cafe & Custard to enjoy a meal, baked good, custard, specialty coffee, and complimentary wireless internet access all served with the best hospitality around.

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NOW OPEN

  • Daily | 6:30AM – 3:00PM
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Mill & Canyon Grill Restaurant


Located at Dogwood Canyon Nature Park, enjoy nature’s beautiful surroundings while looking out to the cascading waterfall as you savor Ozarks-inspired food. This rustic, yet elegant facility is the perfect place to host private functions or to dine before setting out on your canyon exploration.

PLEASE NOTE: The Mill and Canyon Grill Restaurant are accessible to Dogwood Canyon guests only and require admission to the park for entry.

Canteen at Long Creek


Located at Camp Long Creek, this vintage Airstream offers Ozarks fare, delicious treats and refreshing beverages to enjoy before you set out on the lake.

HOURS

NOW OPEN

  • Friday | 12:00PM – 5:00PM
  • Saturday | 9:00AM – 5:00PM
  • Sunday | 9:00AM – 2:00PM
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