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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)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
1 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I had the whitefish sandwich for lunch and it was great! You can sit on the deck and enjoy the view of lake superior. Or, this time we had take out and went and sat on a bench next to the lake....More

Thank UWPPioneer
Reviewed 3 days ago

My boyfriend and I enjoyed the atmosphere of this place and really enjoyed the food too! I don't really care for fish, but the fish and chips my boyfriend had from this place may just change my mind! It was amazing! Get the fish and...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a white fish and trout platter with a nice glass of sangria. View of water and the boats was relaxing. A short wait but a cocktail at the bar made the time go quickly.

Thank clc772
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed right next door at the Bayfront Inn and ate at Pier Plaza 2 out of our 3 nights we stayed in Bayfield because our food was SO good. The staff was so friendly and our overall service was fantastic. Their fresh fish is...More

Thank Shelby H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice while staying in Bayfield. Can't beat the location, outdoor seating over looking the lake. What got us over to the restaurant was the 10% off food bill coupon on the back of our Apostle Islands cruise tickets. I'm happy for the...More

Thank Dana L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had hoped to get a table outside but were told the wait would be more than 45 minutes. We decided to eat at a table and while waiting for our food several table outside became available but we were not given the option of...More

Thank GrammyTimpe
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate after a cruise on the Big Lake. We both had fish and chips which were very good. I also had pickled herring. Not found in too many places.

Thank Fred R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Pickled Herring twice on our recent visit to Bayfield. Both times we enjoyed the patio for its views of the park and harbor, and had very tasty food. The waitstaff were both exceptionally friendly and helped make our visits even better.

Thank Swimmy21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice selection of food and drink. Food was good, fresh caught fish and a siracha pork shanks SUPER. Waitstaff friendly and hopping

Thank kidfreetravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a, "less than the average" drive up to Bayfield from Green Bay, we arrived a bit later than expected, parked, checked into the Bayfront Inn (our room was directly above the restaurant), and need something to eat and a friendly libation, and wow, did...More

Thank Kelly D
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September 8, 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
Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 am
11:00 am - 8:00 am
11:00 am - 8:00 am
11:00 am - 8:00 am
11:00 am - 8:00 am
11:00 am - 8:30 am
11:00 am - 8:30 am
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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