We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Henry's Salt of the Sea

1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
+1 610-434-2628
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (78 reviews)
“escargot” (10 reviews)
“crab” (18 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (341)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 337 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

my wife and I went there last saturday night 11/10 with my brother and sister inlaw. we have been going here for ten plus years. tonight we are seated by the salad bar at the table with the air conditioner above the table.the temp outside...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great local spot. Good food,good service, nice salad bar and a wonderful early bird special. They tend to rush you thru so is is not a good spot if you want to linger over your meal

Thank KN2026
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Henry’s Salt of the Sea is one of my favorite restaurants in the LV area. The food is consistently delicious and reasonably priced. The portions are large, yet the quality is amazingly good! By far, the best place for seafood! Never disappoints.

Thank Susankinneyi3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was there for the first time and enjoyed the cozy atmosphere, friendly waitress, great cocktail and food.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best restaurants in the Lehigh Valley. This is a home run every time. Great seafood, great steaks and cocktails.

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 3 October 2018

My wife and I went to Henry’s on a Tuesday night. Though we had an early reservation and qualified for the Early Evening Special menu (good value), we were in an upper-end menu mood. My wife started with a Creamsicle Martini and I had a...More

2  Thank JoeyNMN
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Warm, cozy atmosphere. Some of the best seafood in the Valley. If you've ever been curious about trying escargot this is the restaurant to do it at.

Thank Suzanjoy C
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Henry’s has been around forever but they never disappoint. Food is pure joy and service is outstanding. If you are looking for a quiet romantic restaurant, this is not the place, but if you want great food and service make a reservation and check it...More

Thank PattyForte
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We were stopping in Allentown to escape Hurricane Florence. We stayed at the local Renaissance Hotel and wanted dinner at a local restaurant. I found this online and we found Henry’s to be a “hole in the wall” in a residential area. We entered and...More

2  Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

For our anniversary my only request was a great seafood dinner and Henry's delivered. I know others complain, but I loved the casual ambiance. It's not stuffy and the meals were great. You absolutely need reservations ahead of time. I had the red snapper soup...More

Thank Tacy S
Nearby HotelsSee all 30 hotels in Allentown
Holiday Inn Express Allentown North
58 reviews
2.03 km away
Holiday Inn Allentown Center City
297 reviews
2.16 km away
Renaissance Allentown Hotel
277 reviews
2.43 km away
Ramada by Wyndham Whitehall/Allentown
832 reviews
2.76 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Wert's Cafe
218 reviews
.30 km away
Nostos Greek Restaurant
76 reviews
.21 km away
Ringer's Roost
50 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby Attractions
PPL Center
340 reviews
2.46 km away
Allentown Farmers Market
198 reviews
.33 km away
Allentown Art Museum
133 reviews
2.82 km away
Mack Trucks Historical Museum
78 reviews
3.29 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
24 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from suzettestravino |
Directions from Easton. Take Rt. 22 W to 15th street get off go (L). At light follow 15tg street to Allen St. At Allen St. make a (R). It's about 2 blocks in on the left hand side. Please make reservations first. From Rt... More
Barb A
9 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Elizabeth M | Reviewed this property |
Can't speak to parking but we were not thrilled by the food. Hard core local following but not for us. A friend whose opinion I hold in high regard prefers Youell's Oyster House on W. Walnut Street in Allentown. We've not... More
Barb A
9 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from GregBuchman10 | Reviewed this property |
Will need to find a parking spot on the street. Best place is one block west of the restaurant off of 20th street. Parking can provide a minor challenge.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-434-2628
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing