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Pier Plaza Restaurant & Pickled Herring Lounge


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
American, Bar, Seafood
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Table Service, Free Wifi
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All reviews pickled herring burger fish fry whitefish naan fries white fish salad sandwiches shrimp chilli ice cream all you can eat outside seating apostle islands great view of the lake friday night
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Reviewed February 11, 2019

I had the pleasure of eating at The Pier Plaza after spending a cold invigorating day spent walking the Red Cliff sea caves shoreline. Ann, the waitress was a sweetheart! Friendly, attentive, and welcoming, she made my solo dining experience a delight. I ordered the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed the fish fry very much. Both the food and the service were fantastic. I found the lights a bit bright for an evening meal, but overall, it was a great place for dinner.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mabelb256
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Great local spot with nice views to the harbor. Large menu offers more than typical local selections. Great fresh fish well prepared. Hard working staff moves fast to assure you wont be waiting for long.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Aubcarl96
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have eaten here several times. Very good food and fantastic view of Superior! You will not be disappointed.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sandra s
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Six of us got a table on the deck. Busy Saturday eve of holiday weekend. They give waiting beepers that have a long range. Our table was awkward, situated next to the stairs. Didn't allow much room for normal adults to sit down so we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank blainefolks81
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

If your in bayfield Wisconsin on a Friday night go to Pie Plaza for the fish fry. Excellent white fish, cole slaw, mashed or baked potato, all the fish you can eat!! Local beers and nice wait staff.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rraschio
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We always have a good time at Pier Plaza! The food is really good and the drinks are good too. There is a pretty good view of the marina and lake. The people working there must really enjoy their jobs because they're all fun to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gary S
Reviewed October 2, 2018

They are very busy in the Summer so you may have to wait to be seated but do it, it's worth the wait. The staff are friendly and helpful the food it great and the drinks are not to bad. We did not stay at...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Roseann F
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Nice outdoor patio, great burger special, and delish fries! Service good, friendly- really liked this place!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ptnp02
Reviewed September 10, 2018

We stopped by here after we took the Apostle Island sunset cruise. It was pretty busy as others who were on the cruise probably stopped here as well. The wait for an inside table was about 40 mins or so; therefore, we sat outside the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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January 13, 2019|
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Response from Reed S | Reviewed this property |
I think it is 11AM to 930PM most of the week
September 8, 2015|
Response from SharCJ |
Yes, leashed dogs are allowed on our outside patio!
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