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Pier 500

500 1st St, Hudson, WI 54016-1574
+1 715-386-5504
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
500 1st St, Hudson, WI 54016-1574
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great dining experience. I had the blackened salmon, and banana cream pie.. The best food I've had in years... You must visit.. Staff is so wonderful.. A Must.More

Thank Ronald S
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Ronald - Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We pride ourselves in being one of the best and will always strive to exceed our guests normal expectations. We greatly appreciate your feedback on your blackened salmon dinner and the banana cream pie......More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of places to park next to P500 and along the river, but none available at 6pm. So I dropped off the first wife and explored the byways of Hudson until I found a vacant spot to leave the car. Returning to the Pier 500...More

1  Thank Thaddeus W
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We greatly appreciate your wonderful review. In our industry we are constantly striving for as close to perfection as possible, and it seems like we are coming very close for you. We love all of your comments on the food, drinks, atmosphere and service, and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service were excellent. We ordered off of the menu, omelettes were very good, loaded with grilled veggies, great cheese. 99 cent mimosas were a hit. Our server was very good, attentive. We'll be back.More

Thank Robert F
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant. We always appreciate any feedback we can get for ongoing training and development. It is great to know that we are able to do brunch well, since it is something we only do...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a cocktail and appetizer while visiting and biking. Welcomed by sweet bartender, Emily. So personable. Great apperizer. Awesome patio with water view.More

Thank Pospychala K
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review of our restaurant. We appreciate all of your positive comments on the food and Emily. We hope to stay in your future top picks for many more years to come and look forward to hosting you again soon!...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

We went out for dinner and decided to go to Pier 500. It was a beautiful evening and we decided to sit outside on that patio that had a view of the river. It was like we were on vacation. It was such a perfect...More

Thank millie2nd
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We'd like to thank you so much for your raving review of our food, service and atmosphere. We do our best to be able to consistently deliver excellent service from the moment you step onto our front step until the moment you step back off...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We went on a beautiful Saturday afternoon. The patio was packed & had a 30-minute wait. So we decided to eat inside. They sat us at a booth in by the bar. It took forever to be greeted (and the bar area seemed super empty...More

Thank NCruise0130
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. You should expect a great experience every time you choose to dine with us. We take great pride in delivering great food and service. Clearly we missed with you on your service - We are always looking...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

The patio in summer time is an annual treat I give my parents. They love the view of the St. Croix River and the City Park from the patio. We have never been disappointed the menu. Their daily specials are always worth a look. Service...More

Thank danf552017
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate your annual trips and are so pleased that you continue this tradition with us at Pier! We look forward to hosting you again soon! Sincerely, Tom Hommes

Reviewed 6 August 2017

I really enjoy eating at the Pier 500. When the weather is nice, you can dine outside, and enjoy the view of Lakefront Park, and the St. Croix River. The food is pretty good, and they have a good variety of craft beers, some of...More

Thank scotto263
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We pride ourselves in being one of the best and will always strive to exceed our guests normal expectations. We greatly appreciate your feedback and cannot wait to host you again soon. Thank you so much again,...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

We stayed at the Holiday Inn Express and the Front Desk recommended Pier 500. My wife ordered the top sirloin medium rare and it was prepared perfectly. I ordered the blackened salmon and it was fantastic! The blackening was a perfect blend of spices, not...More

1  Thank Rod K
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

We'd like to thank you so much for your raving review of our food and service. We do our best to be able to consistently deliver excellent service from the moment you step onto our front step until the moment you step back off of...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The Salmon dish with sweet chili sauce is sooooo delicious! It's a good size, includes variety of greens, green beans and whole grain quinoa. Ask for dressing on the side so YOU choose which one to use. Walleye bites are great and crunchy with sesame...More

Thank Lusine T
PierFiveHundred, General Manager at Pier 500, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

We would like to thank you so very much for your review. In our industry we are constantly striving for as close to perfection as possible, and it seems like we are coming very close for you. We always appreciate any feedback we can get...More

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carolkiecker
4 December 2016|
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Response from Pier500 | Property representative |
Yes you can! And right now through the 1st of the new year - Purchase $100 in gift cards you will receive a $20 bonus card, FREE! you may purchase them online through our website, call us at 715-386-5504 or stop in any... More
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24jdooley
6 September 2016|
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Response from Pier500 | Property representative |
We dont have the Halibut on our regular menu but do feature it at times... please check out our website and click on the "current features" page, for our current features (also - we currently have halibut on our feature menu... More
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Joan H
12 May 2015|
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Response from Pier500 | Property representative |
Hi Joan, I apologize for not getting back to you sooner, as I have been out of the office the past two days. We definitely do offer Gluten Free options. We have a gluten sensitive menu that outlines the dishes that should... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 1st St, Hudson, WI 54016-1574
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Hudson
  • Phone Number: +1 715-386-5504
Description
We are a gathering place for friends and family, essence of hospitality in casual, comfortable surroundings. We create made from scratch dishes and cocktails with an incredible view of the Saint Croix River from being seated either inside our beautiful restaurant with the wood-fired rotisserie or outside on our patio with a full service bar.
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