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Fresh Salt

2 Bridge St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2502
+1 860-339-1318
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (70 reviews)
“cioppino” (20 reviews)
“lobster roll” (41 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2 Bridge St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2502
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1 - 10 of 722 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful restaurant. Very nice inside with a great bar area. In nice weather you can dine on the patio deck with superb views of the Ct.River and Long Island Sound. We had lunch in the dining room and I thoroughly enjoyed the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dandifer
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dandifer- Thank you for sharing such a positive review! We're glad to have been worth the trek. Please join us again soon, and let me know if there is anything I may do to be of service. Kindly, Gregory Wool Director of Operations Saybrook Point...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

salt is a great restaurant where th food is tasty well presented and varied. Breakfast was great and dinner eclectic

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Charles G
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Charles- Thank you for your kind review! I'm glad you appreciated the variety available on our menus. Warmly, Gregory Wool Director of Operations Saybrook Point Inn, Marina & Spa 860.339.1336 greg@saybrook.com

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Undoubtedly one of the best restaurants in town, great food and friendly staff with lovely views. Try the chilli calamari starter it’s to die for.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank neilbaldwin2017
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Neil- Thank you for your review! We hope to see you again-the calamari will be on our menu perennially. Kindly, Gregory Wool Director of Operations Saybrook Point Inn, Marina & Spa 860.339.1336 greg@saybrook.com

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I have attended Saybrook Point countless times in the last 20 years and have always had great experiences. Dinner, brunch, overnight stays, spa, outdoor bar, etc. has always been lovely. However, dinner this Thanksgiving was a surprising let down. We arrived for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank arlenem8297
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Arlene- Thank you for your direct feedback. I am very sorry your evening was as you described. As you know from your many visits, your experience was an aberration from our norm, and representative of neither our training nor our mission. Even worse was that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant we patronize every year for Thanksgiving. The scallops and smoked salmon were delicious!!! The selection and varieties of holiday favorites traditions were outstanding. The deserts of course had the traditional pumpkin pie and other holiday favorites but the sugar free rice pudding and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Angelbelinski1
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Angel- Thank you so much for celebrating with us and for sharing your five star rating! It is a joy to share the holiday with guests such as yourself. We hope to see you for Christmas, for New Year's, or for brunch on any Sunday...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently, I enjoyed a casual weekday lunch with my mother and aunt at Fresh Salt. For all the online hype that I saw, I was slightly disappointed. I found the food satisfying and delicious... but I've definitely tasted better. However, the service, the views, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LuluAAdventures
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

LuLu- Thank you for your candid review! Your kind words about your server, the view and the salmon were not missed. I wish we had found a way to fulfill your every expectation, as is our goal. Please feel free to contact me directly if...More

Reviewed 12 November 2018

Overpriced food very poor service. dont care for the 6 or 9 ounce glass of wine. there are much better options in Old Saybrook.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Crystal T
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Crystal- Thank you for sharing your feedback. I'd love the opportunity to hear about your experience in more detail, specifically about the ways we failed to execute a high level of service. Please contact me directly at your convenience. Thank you, Gregory Wool Director of...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Had a great lunch with close friends. Food was good, Servers did not rush you out the door. Price is moderately high but worth the view.More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank lsullivan353
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

lsullivan- Thank you for the five star review and for describing the food, the atmosphere and the service you received. I'm glad you felt these combined to justify the price. Join us again any time; it is our pleasure. Sincerely, Gregory Wool Saybrook Point Inn,...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

If you eat brunch here, plan for it to be the only meal you eat. Wide variety of choices- all delicious! Friendly service with a nice atmosphere and if you’re lucky a view of the marina.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank LynneN140
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Lynne- Thank you for your review! We hold brunch every Sunday, so we hope to see you again soon! Warmly, Gregory Wool Director of Operations Saybrook Point Inn, Marina & Spa 860.3391.1336 greg@saybrook.com

Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

The food is excellent. Unfortunately as hotel guests they wouldn’t even let us wait to get a table. Luckily we don’t mind the bar. The cocktails were really great, the sriracha calamari was great. He had the veal, I had the lamb. Both excellent!More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Sarah M
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Sarah- Thank you for your five star review! The sriracha calamari is a perennial favorite. I'm sorry we couldn't accommodate you at at able, but am thrilled that you enjoyed your meal at the bar. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Gregory Wool...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 38
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Bridge St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2502 (Formerly Terra Mar Grill)
    (Route 154)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-339-1318
  • E-mail
Description
Fresh Salt is more than just a restaurant; it is a place to enjoy another's company and experience the breathtaking views of the Long Island Sound quietly intertwined with the Connecticut River. Utilizing the chef's simple yet high quality approach, the fresh and seasonal local ingredients of Connecticut are transformed into beautifully inspired dishes.
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