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Pier Plaza Restaurant & Pickled Herring Lounge

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
1 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
+1 715-779-3330
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pickled herring” (43 reviews)
“fish fry” (33 reviews)
“whitefish” (60 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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1 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

While very busy on a Friday night they were able to seat us relatively quickly and we enjoyed a cold beverage at the large happening bar. The food was good, service excellent, and all affordable.

Thank Ryan K
Reviewed 9 November 2017

good location. food was good- reasonably priced, service was also good. Would recommend to others for a casual meal or a drink.

Thank Kriegler
Reviewed 27 October 2017

During my October 2017 stay in Bayfield, Wi I ate two dinners at the Pier Plaza Restaurant & Pickled Herring Lounge. Traveling mid-week, the restaurant wasn't busy either night. Dining alone, each time I was promptly greeted and offered seating at my selections of tables...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The main restaurant was full and we didn't want to wait so we pulled up a couple of chairs at the bar and joined many others doing the same with the same dinner menu as the main restaurant. Bar staff was extremely friendly, helpful, and...More

Thank SingRick
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I ate here on my first nite in town, sitting at the bar - had the Trout Picata ($24 - delicious and filling), followed by the Lava Cake for desert(WOW) with a glass of Riesling. ($38 total w/o tip) also drank Glenlivet scotch for $6...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

I had white fish and trout. My husband had a mushroom swiss burger which he liked. The white fish and trout dinner was very good. I had the homemade chips which were okay. My husband had the fries. The fries were a lot better than...More

Thank Debbie495
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

My son (who is a picky eater) not only ate most of his entree, but mine as well. The duck and steak specials were amazing as was the pork mac and cheese (best dinner anywhere according to well traveled 13 yr old). Great service and...More

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Pier Plaza has always been a good choice for lunch or dinner. This time I tried their Cuban sandwich and it was delicious. The staff is friendly but not always prompt with service. I had to wait for the waitress to pick up my bill...More

Thank Yooperfan
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I would categorize this as 'pub food' - sandwiches, etc. The beer options were limited and I wasn't crazy about the sandwich I ordered . found it a bit greasy.

Thank AlabasterJones
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We were able to make it in during Apple Fest for their Friday Fish Fry. Being from WI we have been to a fish fry or two or millions. The fish was excellent. The bonus is that if you show them your ticket from the...More

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8 September 2015|
Response from SharCJ |
Yes, leashed dogs are allowed on our outside patio!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 08:00
11:00 - 08:00
11:00 - 08:00
11:00 - 08:00
11:00 - 08:00
11:00 - 08:30
11:00 - 08:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Bayfield
  • Phone Number: +1 715-779-3330
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