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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%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (26 reviews)
“walleye bites” (14 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 yesterday via mobile

We met our son & his family here for our son’s birthday. Very clean, friendly, restaurant. There is an outdoor deck/patio. We ate outside, with beautiful views of the St. Croix river. Our food was excellent & service was great! Great restaurant for couples &...More

Thank LeeRuth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always enjoy dining at Pier, especially at the holidays with beautiful decorations and fireplaces going. Very cozy. We chose brussel sprouts for our appetizer. Yes, it was very good!! Lobster bisque and the chicken wild rice soup, then the chicken pot pie and scallops for...More

Thank DoxieMomx3
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello DoxieMomx3 - We cannot thank you enough for such a great review of Pier 500! We are thrilled that you love coming to visit us during such a busy time of year, and we appreciate your kind words describing your yummy dinner! The Brussel...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a favorite among the locals especially for special occasions. It is almost always full with reservations and there are waits on tables. It has a nice patio in the summer time. The food is very good but very expensive.More

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

Hi Sierra H! Thank you for the great review - We love that we are the place that you can rely on for a wonderful dining experience, and we put a lot of effort into putting forth the best product we possibly can. We are...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My family and I spent a Friday evening grabbing dinner at this restaurant. We made reservations as we heard it gets quite busy during dinner time. We were greeted and shown to our table without hesitation, which was nice. We proceeded with our dinner and...More

Thank Bielmeier2
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

WOW! Bielmeier2! What an Awesome Review of Pier 500! thank you!! We are so glad that you had such a wonderful experience and we look forward to having you and your family back again soon! Thank you again! Sincerely, Tom Hommes

Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

So, as we often do, we go shopping in the cities and then, on the way home, we call and order some lobster mac and cheese! When we get home we snarf down most of it cause its sooo good! You have to try this,...More

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

Hi Mike! Thank you so much for your awesome review of Pier 500! We appreciate you taking the time to write this and also for including us on your shopping trips!! We are so thrilled that you think to order our lobster mac and cheese...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017 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

1  Thank PeachtreeTraveler
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

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 1 December 2017 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 4 December 2017

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 30 November 2017

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 1 December 2017

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 26 November 2017 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 27 November 2017

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 16 November 2017

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 27 November 2017

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

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carolkiecker
4 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
6 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
12 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
US$30 - US$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
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
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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