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Pier 500

500 1st St, Hudson, WI 54016-1574
+1 715-386-5504
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“brie” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
500 1st St, Hudson, WI 54016-1574
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We knew Wisconsin was noted for its Cheese Curds so we stopped in at Pier 500 to try some. The waitress was very friendly and explained the Cheese Curds Pier 500 serves. We went with the original and they were delicious. The bar overlooks the...More

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PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the awesome 5-Star review!! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your first ever cheese curds with us, at Pier! Thank you for sharing your experience, and we look forward to having you back to try the Brie Curds ;) Safe travels, and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere! The food is always fresh and delicious! The seafood is great especially their walleye!More

Thank Gras-hoper1
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your awesome review- it was so nice of you to take the time and say such nice things about our fresh fish and seafood! We appreciate it! We have taken out all the stops and have our fresh fish and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Pot Pies was delicious with a flaky crust and perfectly cooked insides. The location is great, even after dark, with lights on the river setting a casual atmosphere.More

Thank Michael K
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Michael K- Thank you for your super nice 5 star review! We appreciate you taking the time to do that for us! We are glad that you loved your chicken pot pie - made with our in-house rotisserie chicken, such a yummy cozy dish...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come thru town once a year and always stop for dinner. Although very busy, we got a reservation and were seated promptly. Service was great. Our server, Patrick was right on the ball. Food was super and served promptly. One of the best run...More

Thank studdog
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Studdog- WOW! What a compliment!!! Thank you so much for your super awesome 5 star review! Your comments are so wonderful to hear! I will pass along the great news to Patrick and we look forward to having you back again next time that you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decent mid-America food. Has some nice views over the river. The setting is OK. They had a nice fireplace going in the Fall. Service was the best thing about the visit. The server I got was well above average.More

Thank Andrew S
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Andrew S- Thank you for your review - we use all of our feedback for ongoing training and development. Please let me know if there is anything else we may help you with regarding your visit and we look forward to hosting you again...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were in Minneapolis, and the children wanted to "claim" Wisconsin, and pier 500 was a great way to do that, just across the border. Great food and cheese delicacies.More

Thank kvaakp
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi kvaakp! Thank you so much for such a great shout out and the 5-star review! We are so glad you made the trek across the St. Croix River and want to thank you for choosing Pier 500! If you are ever back in the...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Always love the views and ambiance of Pier 500. Food is good too. It's the only place that I will eat fish. Fantastic pecan crusted walley.More

Thank H628PDlisam
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello! I am SO excited that you love our fresh Walleye! We have our fish delivered everyday, and we prepare it with the freshest ingredients. Thank you for your nice review and we are so glad that you have come to know that you can...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Excellent eatery. Great menu. Nice drinks and wines. Superb service. The blackened salmon is really REALLY nice! Unusual and highly recommended.More

Thank David H
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Hello David H, thank you so much for the great review!! We greatly appreciate your review raving about our Blackened Salmon. We put a lot of effort into putting forth the best product we possibly can, and are thrilled that you were able to enjoy...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

We travel quite a ways to celebrate our anniversary. Hoping for a little relaxing and some decent food. It turned out to be a very bad decision and the evening was a loss. After being seated at a dirty table was one thing, but the...More

Thank randrjahn
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Sir, Pier 500 takes great pride in the quality of our food and service and we clearly missed the mark with your table, for that I am truly sorry. Please know we use this information to continue to train our staff and improve our business....More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

We haven't eaten here in a number of years as we're healthy eaters and besides salads, there isn't much on the menu we can eat as it's mostly bar food. We didn't have much food in the house as we're leaving for out of town...More

Thank danielle m
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Hello Danielle M- I would like to thank you for sharing your feedback with us. As hard as it is for me to know that we let you down as a guest, we truly value the feedback to insure we can continue to improve our...More

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carolkiecker
5 December 2016|
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Response from Pier500 | Property representative |
Yes you can! And right now through the 1st of the new year - Purchase $100 in gift cards you will receive a $20 bonus card, FREE! you may purchase them online through our website, call us at 715-386-5504 or stop in any... More
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24jdooley
7 September 2016|
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Response from Pier500 | Property representative |
We dont have the Halibut on our regular menu but do feature it at times... please check out our website and click on the "current features" page, for our current features (also - we currently have halibut on our feature menu... More
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Joan H
13 May 2015|
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Response from Pier500 | Property representative |
Hi Joan, I apologize for not getting back to you sooner, as I have been out of the office the past two days. We definitely do offer Gluten Free options. We have a gluten sensitive menu that outlines the dishes that should... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 1st St, Hudson, WI 54016-1574
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Hudson
  • Phone Number: +1 715-386-5504
Description
We are a gathering place for friends and family, essence of hospitality in casual, comfortable surroundings. We create made from scratch dishes and cocktails with an incredible view of the Saint Croix River from being seated either inside our beautiful restaurant with the wood-fired rotisserie or outside on our patio with a full service bar.
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