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Freight House

€€ - €€€American,
305 Water St S, Stillwater, MN 55082-5144
+1 651-439-5718
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good27%
  • Average24%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible18%
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American, Bar
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305 Water St S, Stillwater, MN 55082-5144
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting with University Friends I did not know what to expect from a place called the Freight House. I was Hungry and needed to get food real food not bar and grill type food. I am telling you now to GO to the Freight House...More

Thank arts713
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped there for lunch and sat outside with a beautiful view of the river. Ordered the cheeseburger and it was really good. I was impressed!

Thank mnhockeydad
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my staff who worked there said that it is not known for the food. That sums it up. Great location, young crowd but food is so so.

Thank ElephantWalk801
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Freight House has been a staple of the Stillwater riverfront for many years; a large venue in the heart of the oldest city in the State. Like many restaurants that have a geographic advantage and built in clientele, the temptation for mediocrity creeps in....More

Thank David K
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped for dinner and while the view was great and the outside seating is plentiful, the food was not good. Fish was way overloaded and doughy. Burger was dripping with grease and fries overdone. Took over 25 minutes to get the food. We won't...More

Thank Rita W
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Having spent the day site seeing and shopping we decided to head back here for supper. The patio seating is where everyone was gathered versus inside where more of a bar setting is located. Basic bar food with some burgers and apps. The buffalo chicken...More

Thank cdog612
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The freight house as a restaurant has been a downtown Stillwater fixture for many years. It has an extensive outdoor dining area overlooking the river. I have been there a few times and have never actually been inside. Good service and good pub type food....More

Thank Hugh M
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Great location overlooking the river. I had the Gyro burger, very tasty, service was very attentive. Bartenders di a great job.

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Not sure what happened to this place. There are now limited dining table in the inside. It's dark and gloomy. There are now picnic tables outside. A few tables with chairs. I ordered a burger with fried onions...no fried onions available. Only one type of...More

Thank summerone2013
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Located right along the St Croix River next to public pay parking. The staff were all friendly and attentive. Great music on the fantastic outdoor seating area with outdoor bar. Great place.

Thank Linda K
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Sharon A
6 September 2015|
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Response from Mplstraveler | Reviewed this property |
PD Pappys would be perfect. They have a live band and a nice mix of all ages. You could easily walk there from the Lowell Inn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Water St S, Stillwater, MN 55082-5144
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Stillwater
  • Phone Number: +1 651-439-5718
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