Enjoy Southern Country Cooking at the Skillet Restaurant

2017 Hours
April 11 - November
11 Monday - Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday 08:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
 

The Skillet Restaurant at the Ozark Folk Center State Park is nestled atop a wooded Ozark hill. Large windows in the glass-enclosed, natural cedar and stone dining room frame the view of the surrounding butterfly garden. Featuring wildlife feeding stations and a water garden, it is frequented by birds, raccoons, foxes, and an occasional bear. While taking in this natural scenery outside, enjoy the tasty Southern country menu, weekend buffets, and numerous Herbal Event Meals designed around recipes by special, guest gourmet foods experts. Our herbal events highlight the use of Fresh Herbs and native plants in their preparation.

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner and served daily throughout the regular season. During the off-season, the restaurant opens for specific holidays, special events, and groups.
 
Satisfy your hunger for traditional, Southern country fare, accented by enticing contemporary menu items, here at the Skillet Restaurant.


Bluegrass Weekend

Buffet Only Friday- Sunday March 10-12

 

Friday, March 10

Breakfast $8.95 (8:00am–11:00am)

Two kinds of Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Hash Browns, Biscuits, Sausage Gravy,

Grits, Cinnamon Rolls, mixed Fruit and Juice.

 

Lunch $9.95 (11:00am-3:30p.m.)

Homemade Meatloaf, Chicken Strips, Mashed Potatoes, Beef & Cream Gravy, Green Beans, Baby Carrots, Corn, Dinner Roll Soup & Salad Bar, Dessert

Dinner $11.95 (3:30pm-6:00pm)

Catfish, Chicken Strips, Pinto Beans, Hushpuppies, Corn on the Cob, Vegetable Blend, French Fries, Pickled Green Tomatoes, Coleslaw, Salad Bar, & Dessert.

 

 

Saturday March 11

Breakfast $8.95 (8:00am–11:00am)

Two kinds of Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Hash Browns, Biscuits, Sausage Gravy,

Oatmeal, Cinnamon Rolls, mixed Fruit and Juice.

 

Lunch $9.95 (11:00am-3:30p.m.)

Roast Beef, Poppy Seed Chicken, and New Potatoes with Onion, Green Beans, Vegetable Blend, Dinner Roll soup & Salad Bar, Dessert

Dinner $11.95 (3:30pm-6:00pm)

Hamburger Steak, Grilled Chicken Breast, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Vegetable Blend, Corn, Fried Squash, Dinner Rolls, Salad Bar and Dessert.

 

Sunday March 12

Breakfast $8.95 (8:00am–11:00am)

Two kinds of Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Hash Browns, Biscuits, Sausage Gravy, Pancakes & Syrup, Cinnamon Rolls, mixed Fruit and Juice.


 
 
Skillet Menus
 
 
Smoke House Menu (click here)

Ozark Folk Centers Famous Fried Pies recipe.
 
 
The Ozark Folk Center Smokehouse in the Craft Village is open 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in-season. The Smokehouse features barbecue and other sandwiches, fried pies, fudge, ice cream, and yogurt. The Ozark Folk Center Music Auditorium also offers snack concessions during evening folk music concerts in-season.