What it is
If you are looking for fine dining and an experience that you cannot get anywhere else at the lake, then look no further than The Vine Wine Bar and Gallery in Osage Beach.
Since 2007, The Vine has hosted local artists and made a splash in the lake art culture.
Not only does The Vine offer residents a glimpse into the art world, but also offers elegant dining and fine wines for tasting.
On the menu
Appetizers include a cheese plate, hummus paired with freshly toasted flat bread, three cheese artichoke dip, bruschetta, Kobe beef sliders, shrimp stuffed portobello and many more options.
Every option lists the wine pairing beside the menu item. Salads, grilled panini's, artisan pizzas and an assortment of pastas made fresh to order are perfect for mealtime.
The entrees including the grilled local beef cut of the day topped with sauteed mushrooms, grilled shrimp or pan seared sea scallops or the grilled fresh Alaskan Salmon round out the menu.
Entrees are served with a side salad, creamy garlic mashers and steamed veggies of the day.
Imported wines and beers are available.
The current gallery showing is recycled mosaics by Denise York. The show has been running since May 25. The next show will be up and running in late June. Gary St. Ivany will be showing oil and acrylics.
A meet-the-artist event is scheduled for 6 p.m. on June 22.
Bill Manion is the next artist to be shown at the Vine.
His oil and acrylic works of art will be shown starting with a meet and greet on Saturday, July 20 at 6 p.m.
Mary Andeline will round out the summer season in August. Her show begins on August 17. She will be at the Vine at 6 p.m. on the 17.
What's cool about it
Lunch menu items are offered during the summer months.
Dessert options are also available. Ask a server for the dessert items of the day.
The Vine hosts several events including artist receptions monthly.
For dates of upcoming events, follow The Vine Wine Bar and Art Gallery on Facebook or visit http://thevinegallery.com.