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Harbor View Cafe

314 1st St, Pepin, WI 54759-7704
+1 715-442-3893
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“halibut” (33 reviews)
“pesce” (8 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
314 1st St, Pepin, WI 54759-7704
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Without question one of the best restaurants in the mid-west.The ONLY place I am willing to wait an hour plus. The food & the service are always top notch. My only complaint is that always run out of the entrees that I am looking forward...More

Thank Steven V
Reviewed 18 August 2017

My boys and I were looking for a place for lunch and I saw all of the reviews so we headed there after being at the National Eagle Center. When we walked in, I was a little worried, it seemed a bit tight to have...More

1  Thank DDPage33
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I don't know how they do it, but Harbor View Cafe delivers every time, year after year. This is a favorite stop for those traveling the Great River Road and it's worth whatever wait required. Put your name on the list and walk along the...More

Thank eatplaylove
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I will start by saying this is not for my first trip to this cafe. Back when it was featured on a Twin Cities Morning Show and in the mid-80's I went with family. I enjoyed it more then than now but I am not...More

1  Thank Tamara D
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We went with another couple, and were shocked at the prices, and more shocked when meals arrived. Three of us were served rice with the main course-- certainly nothing like Photos which showed two side dishes. Fourth dinner was a vegetarian lasagna with a fancy...More

1  Thank drb803
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We arrived right at 5 PM on a Friday night (when the open for dinner). Others who arrived before then got the window seats, but at least we got a table right away. If you choose a table near the chalkboard menu then you can...More

Thank kenmccaz
Reviewed 3 August 2017

After reading the reviews I made sure we arrived early and that was a good thing. By the time we finished, both sides of the restaurant were full and there was a wait outside. It is not open every night, so check the schedule. Our...More

Thank profmom_12
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We love going to Harbor View. We try and get there once a year to enjoy their amazing food and ambiance. Their halibut is to die for. I get it every time - unless they are sold out. My husband orders various dishes. Tonight he...More

Thank brigida1998
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This place had very unique dishes, great wine and a great view of the water. We both had delicious meals, and good service.

Thank Kelsey F
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I love the Harbor View; their food is really tasty and probably some of it very unhealthy but delicious! I love their stuffed mushrooms on linguine; not low fat but super tasty. Also, you get bread and butter before the salad and the meal; the...More

Thank Jenny B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:45 - 19:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:45 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 1st St, Pepin, WI 54759-7704
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Pepin
  • Phone Number: +1 715-442-3893
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