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Salt of the Earth

114 E Main St, Fennville, MI 49408-8428
+1 269-561-7258
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brussel sprouts” (56 reviews)
“hanger steak” (49 reviews)
“pierogies” (34 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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114 E Main St, Fennville, MI 49408-8428
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fennville is a small town with a half-dozen eateries. This one tops the list, but it would be high on the list in any city. It’s farm to table with delightful results. Plus they have a wood burning pizza oven which they use in off...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 20 November 2017

6 of us went to Salt of the Earth, none of us had ever been there before. We had a wide variety of food, pizza, chicken, steak, and fish. My trout was fantastic as were the side of brussel sprouts I ordered with them. Their...More

Thank Phil N
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Love This Home Grown,Farm to Table Concept. These people do it correct, nothing that is bad on menu. However wish they would , update there menu to new items Lighting in this place is warm, but way to Dark, Maybe suggest to Print Menus in...More

Thank kj166700
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Have been going here for years. Was greeted this evening by the most ignorant host. Said was a 15 to 20 minute wait so we said we would wait at the bar and he stated "I prefer you don't as the drinks would take longer...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I was staying at the Kingsley B&B, the owner recommended this restaurant for a 'Good steak'. The place was quaint, busy, with an excellent unique and fresh menu. Outside is a garden where they grow some of their own herbs and food items. I had...More

Thank roeservices
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We've had SotE on our list of places to eat at for a long time, but finally had an opportunity to go as an early anniversary dinner. We had the grilled tomato toast, smoked octopus, and pork belly to start. My favorite was the tomato...More

Thank micrane253
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Pretentiousness abounds with the $31 tuna special and other items described as "deconstructed". Dismantled indeed. And most of the meal left in the kitchen. A small piece of tuna lonely on the plate. Accompanied only by 1/2 boiled egg, one cherry tomato - cut in...More

Thank weknowgoodfood2016
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

It was our first visit and we will be back! Bob enjoyed the Farmers Plate, especially the pork belly and delicious house made sausage. My Hippie Scramble was yummy with a great mix of seasonal veggies. Pay the $2 upcharge for the bacon biscuit. Good...More

Thank Cyndy W
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

I had heard great things about this locally sourced restaurant and looked forward to trying it. It did not disappoint. The food is so fresh and the drinks are very creative. It may become my favorite place.

Thank terryv1217
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Salt of the Earth is a locally sourced, farm to table restaurant. The wait staff is very friendly and attentive. Food is expertly prepared and very tasty. It has been a "hidden gem" that is beginning to be discovered, so reservations are recommended. We will...More

Thank Roger B
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3 August 2017|
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Response from huckpatt | Reviewed this property |
For a group of six or more, or if attending the music show on Sundays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 E Main St, Fennville, MI 49408-8428
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Fennville
  • Phone Number: +1 269-561-7258
  • E-mail
Salt of the Earth- rustic American eatery and bakery is located in the heart of southwest Michigan farm and orchard country. We cook from scratch to create our entrees, shared plates, wood oven fired pizzas, creative soups, fresh salads, desserts, and artisan breads. Ingredients are locally sourced, and organic whenever possible. Our full service bar proudly serves Michigan craft beers, hard ciders, spirits, and wines alongside other domestic and international products. Our craft cocktail menu features updated classics and creative house specialties. We are also an entertainment destination presenting the finest roots musicians on the scene at our weekly house concerts. We are proud to offer a high quality experience in a relaxed and casual atmosphere and hope to serve you soon. Join us for Sunday Brunch every Sunday May-November. Cheers!
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