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Henry's Salt of the Sea

1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
+1 610-434-2628
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (67 reviews)
“escargot” (8 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

whole place is about the size of a single wide trailer, a little crowded, they offer some unique dishes, food wasn't horrible but for a dinner for two entrees, appetizer, and a beer it was almost $100....food, environment, and service was not worth the price!...More

Thank Perry312
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have enjoyed Henry's Salt of the Sea for 30 years! During this time the service and quality of food has remained consistent and best in class! Recent dinner was no exception. The staff is always attentive to you and you never...More

Thank Jan G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this restaurant by accident very near to the Allentown Fairgrounds. Nothing fancy about the place, it looks like a small neighborhood corner bar. There was virtually no parking that we could find close by so we parked on the street and walked about...More

Thank GuitarPlayer2006
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hadn't been in there in years and it was still very good. Service was attentive. Food was very good. Wanted to have leftovers but had to keep eating!!

Thank bxstraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This quaint hole in the wall restaurant needs to be on your restaurant list. The waitstaff is wonderful and informative. The dining area is small and crowded, but worth putting up with for the food. The chef cooks on a grill by the bar! Try...More

Thank gwenrich8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit was a great break from our hospital emergency, good, food as always, great hospitality and a needed break from the hectic day at the hospital. Highly recommend and really convenient!

1  Thank Suet910
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My family have been regulars for years. Always delicious food made to your liking, excellent specials and a great salad bar. Staff is always pleasant and knowledgeable of the menu.

1  Thank Lois W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Tiny neighborhood gem! They have an Early Bird menu available Monday through Thursdays from 4:30-6:00 pm (must be seated by 6:00!) which is $19.95 per person and includes a non-alcoholic drink, soup, salad bar, entree, potatoe, veggie and ice cream for dessert. My favorite entree...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 29 July 2017

My husband and I have loved everything about Henry's for years. We have never had a less-than wonderful meal, the staff is so welcoming and accommodating, and the atmosphere is perfect. We eat out often but when we are in the mood for a great,...More

Thank NWWT
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and amazing staff!!! We have not had anything that was not great!!! It is somewhere you must go to and experience the excellence.

Thank Jenniferfb35
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25 July 2017|
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Response from suzettestravino |
Directions from Easton. Take Rt. 22 W to 15th street get off go (L). At light follow 15tg street to Allen St. At Allen St. make a (R). It's about 2 blocks in on the left hand side. Please make reservations first. From Rt... More
Barb A
9 May 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Reviewed this property |
Can't speak to parking but we were not thrilled by the food. Hard core local following but not for us. A friend whose opinion I hold in high regard prefers Youell's Oyster House on W. Walnut Street in Allentown. We've not... More
Barb A
9 May 2017|
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Response from GregBuchman10 | Reviewed this property |
Will need to find a parking spot on the street. Best place is one block west of the restaurant off of 20th street. Parking can provide a minor challenge.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-434-2628
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