Backwater Terrace Bar & Grill The Backwater Bar & Grill is a terrace bar connected to the Waterfront Hotel overlooking the Mississippi River. This is the ideal place in Prairie du Chien to enjoy cocktails, tap beer, wings, sandwiches, pizzas, herb roasted chicken, ribs and much more. Take in the sunset in front of a fire pit and lounge area or catch the big game on one of our many TV's throughout. The Backwater Bar and Grill is connected to the Waterfront hotel on the north end. Parking is Free! All Ages are Welcome!