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Saltwater Restaurant

284 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H3, Canada
+1 709-754-5670
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
284 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thought about having a fish meal in St John’s. Called into this place named Salt Water Restaurant. Well what a “Gem.” My wife had beetroot and goats cheese salad to start and the salmon for main meal. I had the belly of pork to start...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful meal at the Saltwater Restaurant. Every course was delicious and the staff was very good. We ate upstairs and marveled at how the waitresses balanced plates going up and down the stairs to serve people on the first floor!

Thank D A F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The seafood platter and duck were delicious, along with the mussels! Atmosphere is great and our server, Angelina was phenomenal. Highly recommend to any seafood lovers!

Thank Monika P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful meal my sister, her husband and I had tonight at Saltwater. We started with a smoked salmon and a baked Brie with partridgeberries. Both delicious. For the main course, my sister had a perfectly prepared salmon, my brother in law had a...More

Thank Go686451
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Minimalist décor, dim lighting, very good music. We were seated promptly. Our server was new, and seemed nervous and unsure, a bit timid, but she was pleasant and trying hard. Unfortunately, she was having trouble opening the wine, we had to ask about the specials....More

1  Thank busyeater
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a very nice meal at Saltwater last night. The food was consistently excellent and well worth waiting a little for. The atmosphere was a little strange though. Staff seemed stressed and a little terse even though the place was only about half full. Not...More

1  Thank Real_FoodieToronto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They were shorthanded when we were there but the service was good. Food was very good with nice presentation. The weather was nice this night and they open the front windows to the street as thy are garage doors. A bit pricey but worth it...More

Thank Motorcycle-tourer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to give this restaurant a try since it was ranked number one on trip advisor. And we were so delighted we did! My partner and I are not huge seafood eaters but decided to try the chowder. It was so tasty! We ordered...More

Thank Sam K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was ok and not worth the $200 (before tip) for a family of 4 ... grilled tuna looked beautiful, tasted bland. And good food is available in St. John's @ this price point ... we had a similarly priced meal 2 days before @...More

1  Thank vancouverme
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service was spectacular! Our party of 6 all had a variety of appetizers and entrees and we were all blown away. Best cod and salmon any of us have ever had. We were also very impressed with the service we received from...More

Thank Jacqueline P
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michaela m
31 May 2017|
Response from Peggy K | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. They are very attentive & I don't remember anything being done in any type of nut bases
29 August 2016|
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Response from CTRocks | Reviewed this property |
No. Pretty casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 284 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-754-5670
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Casual and comfortable dining, fresh seafood and happy hour tapas in the heart of downtown St.John's, Newfoundland.
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