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Pier Plaza Restaurant & Pickled Herring Lounge

) #2 of 13 Restaurants in Bayfield €€ - €€€ American,
1 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
+1 715-779-3330
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish fry” (31 reviews)
“burger” (46 reviews)
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American, Bar
€€ - €€€
1 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
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11 - 20 of 428 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just off the tour boat and hungry for either a late lunch or early dinner. We both ordered the fish and chips (Trout and Whitefish) , served with home-made potato chips and cole slaw. Outstanding. Iced tea tasted fresh brewed. Excellent meal. Outstanding service from...More

Thank larryj2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here before the evening Grand Tour cruise. The have a 10% discount printed on the back of the ticket for this restaurant. The menu was interesting (whitefish livers?). But we had the whitefish on flatbread appetizer and the burger with onions, bbq sauce...More

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a lot of fish and meat on the menu, but there are a few items for vegetarians and even a few "healthy" options. The waitress (Ann) was really sweet and patient with my toddler and upon finding out that he loves quesadillas, asked the...More

Thank Meghan Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On urging of the captain, had lunch here after boat tour. Despite the crowd, service was fine and the meals were very good. We had whitefish and trout and enjoyed both. Obviously, a place that attracts tourists, but not in a negative way. Definitely a...More

Thank Willwerks
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food was very good, service excellent, and you can't beat the view from the inside of the restaurant or from their deck seating.

Thank AlohaOmro
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Enjoyed the pickled herring for an appetizer! Something different than most menu choices! The bartenders are very sweet and helpful explaining the area to guests !

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We visited on our first night staying in the Apostle Islands area because we heard they had an all you can eat fish fry on Friday nights. We normally go to a favorite place at home, but we were resolved to try some fresh fish...More

1  Thank Leigha F
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Many unique and interesting menu options. Service was superb. Attentive and friendly. Harbor views were an added bonus. Be sure to sit outside. My wife highly recommends the fish & chips.

Thank VitaminMoose
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is a very good restaurant for a lunch or a beer after work. I usually have a burger, but more complete dinners are available.

Thank Jon G
Reviewed 7 July 2017

After a long day of kayaking we stopped here because it was a close walk and we were starving! I had the fish and chips and husband had a burger. Fish was ok, liked the homemade chips. Husband said the burger was good. Service was...More

Thank Okiemom61777
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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
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View
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
  • E-mail
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