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JB Boondocks


“Mama B” bought the Palm Tree Harbour in 1999. Once a former fish camp, Mama B completely refurbished the bar, kitchen, docks and deck then naming the establishment “JB Boondocks“.

JB Boondocks is located directly on Little Lake Harris in Howey in the Hills. JB Boondocks boasts more than 20 boat slips, outdoor and indoor dining, entertainment and special events. Enjoy Southern cuisine such as chicken cobb salad, po boy sandwiches, gator tail and homemade chowders.

Wednesday night is Prime rib night, Ladies night every Thursday at the bar, and Friday night’s feature a Fish fry… We grill an awesome burger too!

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Waterfront Dining

On Little Lake Harris


JB Boondocks Bar n’ Grill Restaurant is located directly on the western shores of Little Lake Harris. The restaurant is a landmark in the picturesque town of Howey-in-the-Hills which is also the location of the well known Mission Inn Resort with its two outstanding golf courses, on-site tennis pro, lakeside marina, and luxury homes.

Our Menu

Savory Menu Items

Gorgeous Atmosphere

Waterfront Dining on Little Lake Harris


High Standards

With over 20+ years in the same location JB Boondocks has become known for it’s high quality food and business standards. We expect nothing less of our food on premise as we do in our own homes. Have a question or a special need or request just ask your server.

Full Service Bar

JB Boondocks is well known for it’s superior bar tenders. Always willing to listen, take part in a joke, have some fun and of course serve the coldest brew on tap in town. Cocktails… just name your flavor. So c’mon in pull up a chair and enjoy the Lake view from inside or out.

Friendly Staff

A family run business you’re sure to run into a family member, sister, brother, husband, wife, aunt, uncle, who knows… but guess what? Here at JB Boondocks you’re family. So as visiting family you just get to sit back and enjoy the atmosphere, great food and great people.

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