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Saltbush Bistro

163 Esplanade, Aldinga Beach, Onkaparinga, South Australia 5173, Australia
(08) 8556 5546
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood, Australian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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English first
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

From entering a restaurant you generally get the feel of what you can expect. The inside of what was once a reasonably tidy place is now not pretty (and I'm being polite). Second hand sofas, tired chairs not tired enough to be cool. Staff didn't appear to be trained in anything. Owner has a permanent frown on his face and... More 

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Melbourne
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61 reviews 61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

There were plenty of cars and there's really no other place along Aldinga Esplanade for a coffee and brunch, so we stopped in. One gentleman was in the middle of clearing tables, greeted us politely and offered us a table. Then another gentleman offered us menus and took our drinks order. Both of them were in their "house casuals", and... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The Saltbush is a great place to take your family or just yourself for a meal a great affordable menu, and they also make Gourmet Pizzas along with Dessert Pizza. whether you dine inside or sit out on their beautiful deck overlooking the beautiful blue water of the Gulf, whilst enjoying the fruits of the many local wineries. So do... More 

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Aldinga Beach, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I pick up my daughter from netball practice & get back to Aldinga about 7.30pm. Too late to cook dinner, so go to Saltbush Grill for the BEST 9inch $10 pizza ever. Order a glass of wine while I'm waiting & pizza is ready before my glass is empty. Had seafood pizza tonight. The prawns on it were enormous. None... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We attended saltbush Bistro on a cold Sunday evening with some trepidation having browsed previous reviews. Mine host greated us warmly and offered complimentary Lebanese garlic bread which was very tasty and arrived in 20 minutes. We elected to dine inside the cosy restaurant even though the outside deck looked tempting with an attractive open wood fire. A selection of... More 

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Morphett vale
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

I attended Saltbush Bistro with 3 others, having a balcony table with views out over the ocean. After being seated for about 10 minutes waiting we were approached by a waitress wanting our order. No offer of drinks. We finally order two fishermans baskets, a serve of salt and pepper,squid and a pizza. Some fifty minutes later the pizza arrived... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

Had to clear our own table on arrival from last people's coffee cups, waited ages to be served, went to counter to order drinks but never got served. Ended up paying and leaving.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Friendly service, great location and a complimentary garlic bread pizza on the house. Thank you - we enjoyed it very much and will recommend your place.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

Food was awful, the worst parmy I've ever had & the S&P squid was tasteless. The service was poor also! Definately won't be returning!

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Aldinga Beach
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013 via mobile

Called in the other night and wow! Completely refreshed, looked great, but wait there's more, the food was just brilliant and the service was fantastic. Our host Ray was the best, congratulations on taking Saltbush to the next level, just Brilliant! We'll be back.

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Additional Information about Saltbush Bistro

Address: 163 Esplanade, Aldinga Beach, Onkaparinga, South Australia 5173, Australia
Phone Number: (08) 8556 5546
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Onkaparinga  >  Aldinga Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood, Australian

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