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$$ - $$$Seafood, , Soups
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” (198 reviews)
“crab cakes” (80 reviews)
“scallops” (102 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 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at the Marriott and came here with a few colleagues for dinner. Had a spectacular view of the harbour. Good bread and a great fish soup. My companions ordered the scallops and were disappointed. Would return but there are so many choices in Halifax...More

Thank Katrina718
Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to the Ferry Terminal and the Waterfront Board Walk. Enjoyed an outdoor patio table at the water’s edge and watched the setting sun. Other diners were eating lobster dinners and we were not disappointed with the same choice. Service was friendly and the atmosphere...More

Thank travelbuddy612
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, excellent service, fabulous food! Visited Salty's twice during my five day stay in Halifax. Seafood chowder was delicious, crab cakes, bacon wrapped scallops, lobster, calamari... all cooked to perfection and will definitely visit again when in the area!

Thank BlendedAdventures
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had friends in from Toronto looking for the lobster experience. Appetisers were great we had the Shrimp skillets and mussels. 2 had the sword fish special that were very good but a little small portion wise. Now for the 2 Lobster buffs, one had...More

Thank nhumphreys2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat on the patio, which was a bit noisy but fine. We both had salads that were very tasty. Our server was friendly and efficient.

Thank happytravellers50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely waterfront setting.Service very good and food freshly prepared choice especially of seafood dishes excellent. Family friendly relaxed atmosphere.

Thank Gill A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a beautiful view in the upstairs restaurant! The seafood is awesome and the service is so great and friendly! Love this place!

Thank s2ngel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lobster chowder was the best I tried on my trip to Halifax. Huge chunks of lobster and the chowder was full of them!!

Thank martininblack63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the only restaurants overlooking the busy and enjoyable harbour . Reservations recommended for the upstairs restaurant downstairs a bit more casual Food superb, service excellent good wine selection . A worthwhile place to experience on a Halifax visit and central downtown on the...More

Thank Amarshall127
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by friends, we were not disappointed. A good menu with excellent seafood. Busy and popular so book so as not to be disappointed. Downstairs restaurant slightly more informal with outside seating; upstairs more formal - but Canada style formality where baseball caps and jeans...More

Thank Tim W
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Mary S
10 August 2016|
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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
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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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