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100 Trumbull St, Suite 2, Hartford, CT 06103-2412
+1 860-899-1350
11:30 - 00:00
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Sun 16:00 - 00:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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150 Great Wolf Drive
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78 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Have not been here in a while and it was just as good as I remember!! Started with the cheesy garlic bread which is INCREDIBLE!! Enjoyed the sweet potato ravioli in sage cream sauce as an appetizer. Then I had the meatball salad that was really yummy. Great meatballs! My sister had a tortellini dish with sausage, spinach and a... More 

Thank Momofthreekkr
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Salute is awesome. Top of the list of Hartford choices for lunch and dinner. I am a frequent flyer here for business, family and friends. The food is awesome, classic Italian with their famous cheesy garlic bread that is to die for. The staff is unbeatable and Jimmy (and Dale, Andy and crew) always make you feel social. Customer service... More 

Thank cabesq
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easily the best dining experience I have ever. Service is unmatched and the food is excellent. The owner and server treated me and my date like their own family. The mussels in wine sauce are to die for. And as everyone else has surely already said... you must try the garlic bread.

Thank Steve H
Hartford, Connecticut
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For consistently good food and friendly service, we regularly turn to Salute. If you have a preference for whether you sit in the front near a window or in the back, let them know when you book the reservation. For lunch or dinner, we always make a reservation - They are often booked.

Thank CTmountainman_10
Augusta, Maine
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every time I go they have the greatest garlic bread I have ever had in my life. The rest of food is really good and they almost always give superb customer service. I highly, highly recommend Salute if you are in Downtown Hartford.

Thank Michael T
Hartford, Connecticut, United States
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff, the food, the apps...Salute makes you feel like you are at home with your very best friends. This is our go-to restaurant for everything happening in Hartford: from concerts, theater, hockey or art shows, Salute offers a warm and welcome place to eat really good Italian plates. A great happy hour with friendly bar staff, we always run... More 

Thank Gary O
Amsterdam, New York
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took time to travel to this downtown restaurant based on tripadvisor reviews. The food was perfect. (Bolognese, chicken parm) There were two holiday parties going on so the noise level was (understandably) high. Once these groups left, things returned to what seemed normal. Would go again. Parking garage up the street 1/2 block. Bring your ticket for half price with... More 

Thank rwjw
Worcester, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The perfect Italian restaurant in my eyes. The food is outstanding, the atmosphere is cozy, fun and loud! Hearing everyone talk and laugh and having a great time makes me happy! We started with the garlic cheese bread...yum! We also had the spicy calamari. I never liked calamari until now. My husband had the Ragu Bolognese, so delicious. I had... More 

Thank Patty D
Hartford, Connecticut
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We gave Salute rave reviews awhile ago, just this evening we were there again and it is still wonderful. The staff is fantastic. And the food! Husband & I had perfect Caesar salads with anchovies (we love them), the restaurant's signature cheesy garlic bread, rose pasta and chicken bella. It was perfect. The pasta is al dente, the sauces are... More 

Thank traveling_nana2011
Springfield, Massachusetts
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

The menu offerings, pricing and food preparation are wonderful: our meals were superb. The ambiance is warm and welcoming. What's most remarkable about this restaurant is its staff, though - and from what I've written above, that's saying something! From the greeter to the "seater," from the waiter to the busboy - each employee was genuinely friendly, and genuinely cared... More 

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Trumbull St, Suite 2, Hartford, CT 06103-2412
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-899-1350

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