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River Deck Restaurant

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15652 W County Road B, Hayward, WI 54843-2680
+1 715-634-5115
11:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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2 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2016

After driving for 6 hours it was nice to enjoy a beautifully grilled walleye on homemade sourdough dill bread, a crisp salad, and a glass of wine. The service was friendly. The view from the deck is picturesque.

Thank lori h
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136 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Went with friends for supper. Have seen many posts from friends over the years and decided to give it a try on a special anniversary outing. LOVED the whole atmosphere of being able to sit outside on the deck in comfy chairs overlooking the waterway. Fun bar area right there as well. We had supper and left satisfied with our... More 

Thank wisconsinlady
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We were in town unexpectedly & stayed nearby. It was late and we were the last diners served. Great atmosphere on the water & how many places do you get to dine outdoors in northern Wisconsin? Our party had the filet & Brussels sprouts as well as the ahi tuna entrees. All cooked perfectly. Great blend of flavors. Terrific wines... More 

Thank andmic510
Forest Lake, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

I had a wonderful experience at the rivers edge with both the food and service. We had the bluefin nachos as a appetizer..superb! I had the beef tenderloin for my entree and my significant other hat the steak salad! No complaints everything was amazing! Ashley was our waitress and she was spot on!

Thank AshleyH848
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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171 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

After paddling the Namekagon River and showing my companion the "world's largest Muskie" at the nearby fishing hall of fame, stopped by this place for dinner. Sat outside on the deck and was pleasantly surprised by how good the food was. We shared the $14 yellow fin tuna nachos that were excellent. I had the $15 walleye sandwich as an... More 

Thank Mark H
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

You probably won't find a better menus anywhere else in Hayward. Close to an upscale menu. The River Deck offers many salads, a steak or walleye sandwich and several full meal options. Or party had steak sandwich and salad both were fabulous. The atmosphere is terrific. Lovely deck makes your dining experience relaxing. Service was attentive and friendly. The lumberjack... More 

Thank lv2trvl2015
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Hubby and I visited The River Deck restaurant one day while on vacation. Idyllic day to have a lazy lunch on their lovely patio. Had reads lots of good reviews. It is in an absolutely lovely location and the look of the restaurant itself is really jazzy and unique / fun. We started with a crab cake appetizer -- it... More 

Thank ChuckinIL
Scottsdale, Arizona
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Quaint outdoorsy spot. Yellowfin Tuna nachos are awesome! Nice decor. Friendly staff! We will come back for dinner sometime.

Thank lindakaz
Hayward, Wisconsin
1 review
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I love the River Deck - love the food - love the service - love the atmosphere. I try to go several times a year and I am always 100% happy with everything about it. If you are new to town or a resident, you have to try the River Deck if you have not already. You will want to... More 

Thank rkp1234hayward
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51 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We have always had very good food here.I love their salads,sandwiches,entrees and all.A very nice place to ear outside.I know you will love it.A great place to eat.

Thank Carol W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
American, International
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15652 W County Road B, Hayward, WI 54843-2680
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Hayward
  • Phone Number: +1 715-634-5115
Open seasonally May through October. Check website for schedule.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?