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Freight House

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American, Bar
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305 Water St S, Stillwater, MN 55082-5144
+1 651-439-5718
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11:00 - 21:00
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Wed - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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Minnesota
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is always a bubble off. With all of the great restaurants in Stillwater, you don't want to eat here. The patio in the summer has a killer view though.

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Thank JudySteve
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went for lunch today and were disappointed. The service was awful...we sat down with menus we had picked up on our way in and waited for more than 5 minutes to even be acknowledged. Mind you, there was only 1 other table occupied, so it wasn't that they were overly busy. Lots of staff just wandering... More 

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Thank Shaun S
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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96 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here on a Thursday night to try it out since it has changed owners and we had a Groupon. This was one of the worst experiences we have ever had when dining out. The place had a large party in one of its rooms but there was only one other couple in the actual restaurant. We waited over a... More 

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Thank spudsters
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The freight house has a nice riverside location, with a very large patio for outdoor dinning. Overall, the food is not bad, just your average American food. Its a nice place to come in the summer and sit outside. The service is also average.

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Thank Thomas M
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We had gone to a few places in town to eat, but this place was fantastic. Well the food at least. The service is not the best, but the food is!

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Thank Jlpd L
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Don't visit unless you have plenty of time to wait and are willing to correct most of your order. On a Sunday they were out of about 1/2 the things we ordered. When the food finally came it was pretty good. Not sure I'd come again.

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Thank kksjj
Ladysmith, Wisconsin
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148 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

we were here just this past friday the place was pretty empty but it was snowing and a bit cold. the fish fry was terrific, good beer, sat at the bar. we had not ever been inside as we are usually in stillwater in the summer, nice atmosphere

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Minneapolis
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

The Freight House used to be a family favorite many years ago. What a disappointment to be back and have an awful experience. Started with poor service, cold and dry burgers, fries that were too salty and ended with having to wait for such a long time to get our bill. I was a beautiful sunny day and only 2... More 

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Thank BlondieTTT
Palmer, Alaska
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136 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The food here is pretty tasty every time we've visited. The service has been good too. We usually lunch up before shopping for antiques.

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Thank Katina S
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Food is mediocre for the price. Service was slow and it was not very busy. So many good restaurants in still water. Go elsewhere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?