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Salty's on Alki

#30 of 3,079 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
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1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98126-2031 (West Seattle Bridge)
+1 206-937-1600
Today
09:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:30
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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135 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went there the meet some friends. Had the seared tuna and it was delicious. The view was magnificent.

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Thank cerra12
temple
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77 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we called and made reservations for later that night for my birthday dinner. my friend called and the lady on the phone asked if we were celebrating anything and my friend got excited and immediately admitted it was my birthday. I cringed because I hate the whole singing thing. well we arrived and they sat us at a table along... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a business dinner and the views are what you are paying for. While not bad, it was overpriced. The chowder was amazing. The rest of my meal was good but nothing out of this world. Still, that view.

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Deventer, The Netherlands
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146 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice view on seattle. Food is good. Somehow i get the feeling that they want to over emphasis on all garnish they use. Juat simple fresh fish with freah greena ia also nice 😎

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Thank NicoBNL
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a Seattle icon. The view cannot be beat and the brunch is amazing. If you decide to go make sure you call ahead and make a reservation. You should also request a window seat. It is a little pricy so be prepared for that.

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Austin, Texas
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a bit reluctant to go here because of the price, but we read what they offered on the menu, and had to go. It's worth the money if you're going to stuff your face with crab, shrimp, and oysters. Make sure you make a reservation. I think the earlier spots are better since the place isn't too crowded... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with family and the food was great. We always enjoy eating here. I prefer to eat here on Saturdays, during the buffet time. It is usually less busy than Sunday. The shrimp, oysters, crab, prime rib, salmon salad, crepes, salads, pastas and desserts are always delicious. I recommend this restaurant to everyone.

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Auburn, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a special occasion and wasn't disappointed. The waitstaff was attentive, knowledgeable and not a bother - just what you want for an intimate dinner. The city lights across the water were dazzling. The menu features information on where each item is sourced which I really appreciated. The clam appetizer was delicious and as silly as it sounds their... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The views were great!!! The restaurant was nice as well. We had the trio for our appetizer and that was amazing the only complaint I have is on the calamari it was a little over fried. We had the lobster tail and the 12oz New Yorker and both were just ok. But the place is worth the visit if not... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On my first visit to seattle my husband surprised me with a waterfront table at saltys. The view of the city is beautiful. On a clear summer day you can see the downtown coastline, and watch ferries come & go. This is a favorite spot, even among locals. I've lived here 9yrs now and most holidays it's hard to get... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98126-2031
    (West Seattle Bridge)
  • Public Transportation: Bus or take the Elliott Bay Water Taxi from downtown Seattle Pier 50 to Seacrest Park. We're just a 5-minute walk from the pier.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-937-1600
Description
Located on Elliott Bay with sweeping views of the Seattle skyline, Salty's is "One of the world's great view restaurants," says a local critic. This restaurant wins annual awards for the Nation's Best Sunday brunch, Seattle's best seafood, best view restaurant, best outdoor dining. Whether dressed up or casual, in the dining room, on the deck, or in private dining rooms, guests love Salty's for fresh Northwest seafood, wild Alaskan salmon and halibut in season, live Dungeness crab, fresh Northwest oysters, clams and mussels, USDA prime charbroiled steaks, gourmet lunch salads and sandwiches and refreshing creative cocktails. Live music in the Cafe-Bar Mondays and Fridays. Happy Hour from 3:00 to 6:00 pm Monday to Friday, Cafe-Bar only.

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