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Salt House

$$ - $$$, Seafood,
6/2 Pier Point Road, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 7733
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6/2 Pier Point Road, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were only in Cairns for 3 days and ate here twice. Great service, right on the water. We had the bar menu and they have buy one get one free Sun - Wednesday. Great food and drinks to boot... This is a great go...More

2  Thank pfttraveler
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Thanks very much to Leila for making my son's 21st birthday party a very special one. Leila not only organised the party but was also available to meet him and his guests on the night. The guest feedback was that the pizza was delicious and...More

2  Thank Valerie s
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lunch with a large group on Sunday. My meal of BBQ pork and green papaya salad had a very watery salad. The pork was pork belly that had very pale skin that was not crisp. Not an easy dish to eat. Those who had the...More

Thank barbarad2882
Reviewed 4 days ago

we have had several visits to the salt house and enjoyed the lunch special menu as well as returning for afternoon drinks. the other day I stopped in for a coffee and enjoyed just relaxing looking at boats and people going by. Good service relaxed...More

1  Thank regbarb
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been working with locals during the day and looked to them to suggest somewhere for a nice relaxed drink at the end of the day. SaltHouse delivered. As we walked along the boardwalk, the gentle tunes and vibes from a local duo covers...More

1  Thank Lotsafreshair
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has several areas: inside fancier, outside bar with food and a pizza place. We decided on the outside bar because they had live music, lots of comfortable seating and it was a lovely evening. They have quite a list of elaborate cocktails made...More

Thank sandy c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A super location, right on the water in Cairns. I had the mussels and they were big, plentiful, and very, very good. My wife had the sea food bowl which was also excellent. Great food and great location. Only negative was the service was extremely...More

1  Thank BobD686
Manager M, Manager at Salt House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi BobD686, Thank you for sharing your recent visit with us! It's great to hear that you enjoyed our delicious mussel pot and we apologise that our service wasn't up to our usual standard- but we do hope to see you again soon! Thank you.

Reviewed 1 week ago

With delicious food and a soft drink or glass of wine for $20 for lunch amid the game fishing and island transfer boats out over the water is amazing. Wait staff were excellent as was service.

1  Thank Margaret C
Manager M, Manager at Salt House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Margaret C, Thank you for taking the time to share with us your recent experience in our restaurant. It's great to hear that you took advantage of our wonderful lunch time special! We hope to see you again soon. Thank you.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to try a new place for breakfast and my wife suggest the Sale House, what a mistake. Breakfast is only served in a Pizza take away area and they use the pizza ovens to cook the breakfast. Very, very limited menu and don't...More

Thank Gus F
Manager M, Manager at Salt House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Gus F, Thank you for giving us some feedback on your recent visit with us. We've recently opened the pizzeria and are excited about our unique and original breakfast, I'm sorry it was not to your liking. Hopefully you will come back another day...More

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do yourself a favour and try the wide range of delicious woodfired pizzas from newly opened Pizzeria. Salt House - they never dissapoint.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Manager M, Manager at Salt House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for your positive review. We are nearly as excited as you are about our new pizzeria. See you soon! Thank you.

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19 May 2016|
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Response from Leila K |
No dress code, smart casual with thongs is fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6/2 Pier Point Road, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4041 7733
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Situated at Marina Point, next to the Cairns Yacht Club facilities, Salt House is a unique dining, bar and entertainment venue offering a panoramic view of the ocean, marina and city on the waterfront in Cairns.
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