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Sea Salt Cafe & Bistro

) #9 of 39 Restaurants in Newcastle €€ - €€€ American, Irish, Cafe
51 Central Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0HH, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4321 8091
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Irish, Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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51 Central Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0HH, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped on the promenade at Newcastle for lunch. Free roadside parking for a limited time. This is one of our favourite places and we enjoyed the stroll in the warm sun viewing the numerous cafés, bars and restaurants on the strip. Decided Sea salt...More

Thank plt99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our random visit. Dropped in for coffee, the menu was too good to refuse, ended up with a lovely lunch.

Thank ronaldhanna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second time that we've been there, all in all a great little place which offers great, tasty food that is good value.

Thank The_Hornet_919
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a coffee and a bite.. chose the 'small' fry which was a great display and lovelly flavours. Great coffee too, from local roasters

Thank irishpaul68
Reviewed 18 April 2017

My husband and I find ourselves in Newcastle on a regular basis, even more so since discovering the new & improved Seasalt on the promenade. What can I say.... the surroundings are welcoming and relaxed, the staff are cheerful, helpful & friendly and the food...More

3  Thank Rosemary M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We really love sea salt on our family holiday trips to Newcastle . We not notice that it has been refurbished a little and the menu is slightly different . I think it's gone a little hipster; but this is not a bad thing ....More

1  Thank Paulfm
Reviewed 4 April 2017

It was hard to come up with a title for this review as words really cannot describe just how good the meal was that we had here on saturday night. The staff are very friendly and the food just speaks for itself. I cannot remember...More

1  Thank CathJohnston
Reviewed 6 March 2017

nearly every week I go into seasalt but yesterday was a final test! can they get it wrong again? I love the seasalt - love the vibe - love the busy-ness of the place. I initially reviewed it when it was just staring out with...More

2  Thank Clement122
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Found this cafe on TripAdvisor when we decided we wanted an alternative to the usual spot we went to in Newcastle, and we were not disappointed! Cosy cafe with great little atmosphere, friendly and efficient staff, great service and an extremely tasty breakfast. We had...More

1  Thank Camadnerb
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Our meal was fantastic, I had squid to start which was delicious, then fish for main course which was beautiful and we all shared a huge slice of delicious cheesecake and a selection of cheese. The restaurant was cosy and inviting, the service was prompt...More

Thank weet001
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
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Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Central Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0HH, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +44 28 4321 8091
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Overlooking Newcastle’s picturesque sea front, Sea Salt Café & Bistro offers new flavours & old favourites.

We are passionate about quality; our food and coffee come from the best local suppliers we can find and are prepared with care. Our all day breakfast and lunch menu boasts lots of flavour and has something to satisfy appetites large and small. And our Bistro nights feature modern cuisine with many delicious twists you won’t find near-by!