Baxter’s Lakeside Grille, a classic American restaurant overlooking Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks, recently garnered national attention for its sweeping lake views. In an MSN Lifestyle feature titled “The Restaurant with the Best Views in Every State,” Baxter’s took the top spot for Restaurant with the Best View in Missouri.

“The Lake of the Ozarks is one of the most beautiful places on Earth,” the article states, “and at Baxter’s, you can take in some of the most spectacular views in the entire region.”

The restaurant has also been named to’s Diners’ Choice Awards for the Top 100 Scenic View Restaurants in America, which includes a list of winners derived from more than 5 million reviews submitted by OpenTable diners for more than 20,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.