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Saltry Restaurant

1 W Ismilof, Halibut Cove, AK 99603
+1 907-399-2683
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, American
1 W Ismilof, Halibut Cove, AK 99603
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quintessential Alaska at its finest. Great halibut, fresh oyster, perfect service. I will come again.

Thank Christopher D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Saltry is one of Homer's best unique experiences. If you're not a local or don't have a boat, there's ferry service on the Danny J, a classic yacht fishing boat. It's all pricey, but it allows you to get out on Kachemak, pass Gull...More

Thank Gurgi89
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Walking through the bustling Homer Harbor is fun in itself, but boarding the Danny J and meeting the crew got things really going. During the scenic trip to Halibut Cove we stopped whenever we saw Humpback Whales close by as well as puffins and other...More

Thank BarberistaMillerski
Reviewed 20 October 2016

My husband and I went to the Saltry for our anniversary dinner and it was the most special evening. The Danny J Boat Ride out to Halibut Cove was beautiful, the Cove itself is phenomenally pretty and then dinner in the restaurant was 5* delicious....More

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

If I could review the restaurant for atmosphere only, it would get a 5 star. But, the food really was disappointing. We arrived at the Saltry via the Danny J ferry. The dock is STEEP and frankly scary. I am an adult in relatively decent...More

Thank Margey R
Reviewed 27 September 2016

My daughter and I had the Seafood Combination platter for starters and Halibut for our main course. Beautifully served and delicious. the setting of the restaurant is really cool and the staff is very good.

Thank jjochets
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We visited on a warm sunny day and went for lunch. The boat ride over and back is pricey.. The lunch was good, the setting, being on a deck overlooking a beautiful cove on a sunny day was fantastic. Other than the restaurant, their isn't...More

Thank Patti G
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We visited the Saltry with a Homer resident, who recommended the restaurant. The ferry ride over was lovely but pricey, overpriced in our opinion. The menu was somewhat limited, maybe because it was somewhat near the end of the season. The location and surroundings are...More

Thank sellacar
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This was truly a fantastic evening and well worth our time and money to go! Halibut Cove is only accessible by private ferry (the Danny J). We boarded the Danny J around 5 pm for our 45 minute ride across to Halibut cove. The scenery...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 6 September 2016

My husband had heard about this restaurant and we were very excited to give it a try. As other reviewers have mentioned the boat ride is pleasant and beautiful and we had a gorgeous sunset on the way back to Homer. The service and the...More

Thank Bev O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
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18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 W Ismilof, Halibut Cove, AK 99603
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Halibut Cove
  • Phone Number: +1 907-399-2683
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