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1869 Upper Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S9, Canada
+1 902-423-6818
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (205 reviews)
“crab cakes” (85 reviews)
“scallops” (103 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1869 Upper Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for chowder and a drink and were seated window side with a beautiful view of the harbour. My seafood chowder and my husband’s lobster chowder were loaded with chunks of seafood but both needed salt (lots of it). I guess Salty’s isn’t!...More

Thank TreadmillTina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a lovely evening at this establishment with friends. Every time I come to Halifax, it is a certainty that I will dine here. The fish is fresh, lobster excellant and appetizers interesting and tasty.

Thank janramreview
Reviewed 12 December 2017

The atmosphere is wonderful. The staff was so nice. The menu has a good selection. The food that I ordered all taste great. Now to unfortunately go a little down. I feel the price was outrageous for the serving of food I ate. The crab...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Salty's is a mainstay restaurant in Halifax. Often visitors are told about this place first for good food. It is right on the waterfront with panoramic views of the harbour which is probably one of the cleanest, most scenic harbours of a oceanfront city.

Thank avalily
Reviewed 10 December 2017

My wife and I ate at this restaurant for lunch on Friday 27/10/2017 while visiting Halifax from Australia. The seafood is fantastic, we ate oysters (entrée), Seafood casserole, Maple Atlantic Salmon and had 2 diet cokes for a total cost (including tax and tip) of...More

Thank bon1979
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Myself and 6 colleagues came for lunch for our Christmas meal out together. The food was good - absolutely no complaints there. Where the issue came was when our server accidentally dropped two glasses of wine and glass of Diet Pepsi down the back of...More

Thank Meggan M
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

A goup of ten ate here on Friday night. Of the ten only 3 reported a good to really good meal. The food on general was poorly presented, portions were tiny and the food was cool to cold by the time it was received. When...More

Thank SteveKinNS
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We were able to make reservations for a group of 20 on a Saturday night at 8:00 p.m. We had called earlier that day to make the reservation. When we arrived, we were seated immediately upstairs. We had a table with a view of the...More

Thank Qfamily5
Reviewed 25 November 2017

I have been here before (see review about heavenly crab cakes), so knew it was going to be good. In town for a conference, I was thrilled to see that our group dinner was being hosted here. Fixed menu, with lots of choice. Appetizers featured...More

Thank crazylabchick
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Dinner at Salty’s has been, by far, my best eating experience in Canada. The restaurant is cozy but classy. We decided to eat ‘upstairs’, the proper restaurant area. We had a corner table by the window with a view on the harbour. Our waitress was...More

Thank the_introoder
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Mary S
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Response from Rick P | Reviewed this property |
There is some public parking at the wharf but limited. You may have to find street parking within a few books.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1869 Upper Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-423-6818
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