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Salty's on Alki

1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98126-2031
+1 206-937-1600
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (190 reviews)
“seafood” (173 reviews)
“salmon” (99 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98126-2031
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Reviewed yesterday

Some years ago we dined at Salty's on several occasions--brunch, lunch and dinner. Somehow we were underwhelmed by the service and the food. The view across Elliot Bay to downtown Seattle was always great. Recently we had a late Sunday dinner with an out of...More

Thank shri420
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This has one of the best skyline view and seafood/chowder combinations for a restaurant in the country. It's part of Seattle's personality and culture.

Thank Arthur T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were referred to Salty's by the hotel front desk. They called Salty's and one of their drivers picked us up. Everything from the second we stepped into the restaurant was perfect. The staff was friendly and every one of them greeted us and told...More

1  Thank Carol M
Reviewed 1 week ago

First let me say that the view of Seattle is amazing from this restaurant. The food is unbelievable. They have everything you could want. The fresh made donuts on the table are to die for. We were there for brunch on Saturday, what a treat....More

Thank angulo55
Reviewed 1 week ago

A dear friend and Seattle native treated me to dinner at this rustic seafood spot that's been part of the restaurant landscape here for many years. We had a great table over the water with an astounding view of the downtown lights. Percy, our waiter,...More

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the roadside it is an unassuming site in a shore area in revitalization. Once inside though, the open atmosphere and orientation of the large window to the Puget sound takes over and it feels like a swanky seaside shack. The staff was great seeing...More

Thank Willie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a brunch at Salty's recently. We had a private room with an outdoor patio and bartender and brunch served buffet style. The bartender was very professional and attentive. We enjoyed mimosas on the patio and as we were about to enjoy brunch, he...More

1  Thank Les S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saltys has an exceptional view of downtown Seattle. It is a great spot for a special date or to bring out of town guests you want to wow. Try to be there at sunset. The fare is pretty expensive. The fish was very nice (I’ve...More

Thank JTSeattle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The view is overwhelming! Once you swallow that, take a look at the menu. Excellent clam chowder, may need a fork, but a bit salty. Is it because of the name of the restaurant? Don't worry, there are lots of other choices. I felt a...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife visited Seattle. She previously lived in Seattle for 4 years. She always raved about this restaurant. So when we came we had to try it. We did the weekend brunch. It had a good view of the city skyline but I...More

Thank SHADMO S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98126-2031
    (West Seattle Bridge)
  • Public Transportation: Bus or take the Elliott Bay Water Taxi from downtown Seattle Pier 50 to Seacrest Park. We're just a 5-minute walk from the pier.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-937-1600
  • E-mail
Description
Located on Elliott Bay with sweeping views of the Seattle skyline, Salty's is "One of the world's great view restaurants," says a local critic. This restaurant wins annual awards for the Nation's Best Sunday brunch, Seattle's best seafood, best view restaurant, best outdoor dining. Whether dressed up or casual, in the dining room, on the deck, or in private dining rooms, guests love Salty's for fresh Northwest seafood, wild Alaskan salmon and halibut in season, live Dungeness crab, fresh Northwest oysters, clams and mussels, USDA prime charbroiled steaks, gourmet lunch salads and sandwiches and refreshing creative cocktails. Live music in the Cafe-Bar Mondays and Fridays. Happy Hour from 3:00 to 6:00 pm Monday to Friday, Cafe-Bar only.
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