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Pier 500

500 1st St, Hudson, WI 54016-1574
+1 715-386-5504
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“walleye bites” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Service
Value
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LOCATION
500 1st St, Hudson, WI 54016-1574
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped here to warm up one afternoon the day before a family funeral. We sat in a booth in the bar, and although there were a lot of people, it wasn't too loud to hear each other. We ordered Gouda Nachos ($10) and Cheese...More

Thank CaptTrouble
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I had dinner here to celebrate my birthday although we did not mention it to our server until dessert. We started with a bourbon cocktail (the day's specialty) and the Buffalo Shrimp which was good. The breading was light and crisp. We...More

Thank agavegirl59
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Agavegirl59 - WOW!!!! What a wonderful 5-star review of your dining experience at Pier 500!!! First of all I would like to thank you for choosing Pier 500 to celebrate your birthday with us! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your birthday dinner from beginning...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a large group of family (13) the other day and I have to say this place handled it well. The service was very efficient and they seated us within 10-min, which I was worried about and I thought was awesome. The menu has...More

Thank locosd40
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Locosd40 - THANK YOU for choosing Pier 500!! We know that there are many options when choosing to eat out in Hudson... We appreciate you bringing your family to Pier 500 and are thrilled that you all enjoyed yourselves while dining with us! We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited Pier 500 many times. It is the perfect place for lunch and dinner with a large menu and reliably tasty food. The staff is courteous and helpful. Even my “picky” 90 year old mother has nothing but good things to say about...More

Thank 521dianek
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

WOW!!!! 521dianek!! You just made our whole day here at Pier!!! Thank you, Thank you, Thank you for this wonderful review of your dining experiences with us at Pier 500 - we cannot thank you enough!! In our industry we are constantly striving for as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Larger group gathering several weeks back, a Wednesday night. Excellent service and food for all 14 of us. Can always count on Pier 500 to deliver excellence!More

Thank BrendaP2470
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello BrendaP2470!! WOW!!! What an AMAZING review - THANK YOU!!! Also - THANK YOU for choosing Pier 500 for your large group gathering!! As you already know, we pride ourselves in being one of the best and will always strive to exceed our guests normal...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

We went here with our family for our 50th anniversary this pas weekend. We selected this place based on the Trip Advisor comments because we had not been here before. We were very impressed with the food and service. It turned out to be a...More

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

Hello Steve L!!! First off - I would like to say congratulations on 50 YEARS!!! WOW!!! That is amazing and we are just over the moon thrilled that you celebrated with us, at Pier 500!!! We know that there are many options to choose from...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Loved pier 500. We will for sure be back. Love that it’s so close to the river for a nice walk after. The chicken was amazing. Green beans with almonds are a unique delicious side!More

Thank rebeccakj11
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hello Rebecca!! We greatly appreciate your 5-star review raving about our food while you were dining with us at Pier 500!! We put a lot of effort into putting forth the best product we possibly can, and are thrilled that you are able to enjoy...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing! Every time I go here I am never disappointed! The ambiance is wonderful! I always run into people I know that I haven’t seen in a long time. I live in SC now so it’s such a treat to come back to where I...More

Thank Kristin D
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Hello Kristin D!! WOW!!! Thank you SO much for your wonderful 5-star review of Pier 500!!! We cannot thank you enough for choosing to come to Pier 500 when you are back in town, as we know that there are many other great options to...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere and view are terrific. It's great to dine outside on a beautiful day or evening and view the St Croix River. The food and service have always been good. Only recommendation is to have more tables allowed for the happy hour time period.More

Thank Mary W
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hello Mary W! We greatly appreciate your wonderful review of your time with us! We are constantly striving for as close to perfection as possible, and it seems like we are coming very close for you - we always appreciate any feedback we can get...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Since we had no vehicle in Minneapolis, we took an Uber to Hudson to pass the morning seeing the town. We had a nice visit and decided to stop for lunch at the Pier 500 to wait for our Uber back to Minneapolis. It was...More

Thank Dee M
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Hello Dee M! First of all I would like to thank you for choosing Pier 500 while being in Hudson as we know there are many wonderful options to dine out at. We greatly appreciate your wonderful review of your time with us.... In our...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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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
  • E-mail
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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