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Salty's Seafood Grills

1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116
(206) 937-1600
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Ranked #103 of 3,490 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $80
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Scenic view, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: West Seattle Bridge
Transit: 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.
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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Kent, WA
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87 reviews 87 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

We went to Salty's at Alki to celebrate my husbands birthday. We were treated like royalty from the minute we got there until the minute we picked up our car from the valet and left. The service really was amazing. The food was wonderful, and the water and City views are not to be missed. This is a great dining... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

Perfect place to celebrate our 10th year wedding anniversary, the ambiance was perfect, overlooking Seattle at night was just amazing. The food was good, little pricey but the service made it worth.

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Phoenix
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

Hearing how wonderful the brunch was and having been to many before, we expected the best seafood brunch. A great disappointment as the oysters were okay but the other seafood needed a magnifying glass to see the tiny shrimp, clams and mussels. Being a seafood buffet and costing over $200 for 4 of us, we expected more seafood and less... More 

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55 reviews 55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The view of the Seattle cityscape from Salty's on Alki was simply stunning. A clear December night sky and warm temperatures really complimented the venue. We had a small function for two dozen folks. The appetizers were perfect. Bacon wrapped scallops, crab cakes and meatballs. Top shelf across the board. Dinner was salmon or steak. Again. Both were excellent. Will... More 

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

They have the best Saturday/Sunday brunch I have been to. So much to choose from. Fabulous food, beachy atmosphere with a great view. The only down fall is that they tell you at time of reservation and at check in, to limit your stay to 1.5 hours. Even with our party of eleven! I find this extremely offending. We do... More 

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Langley, BC
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The food, the atmosphere, the people, the view - its all fantastic! Treat yourself and get the dungeness crab risotto when it's available. Oh, so delish!! :)

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Seattle, Washington
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114 reviews 114 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Enjoyed the Salty's Thanksgiving buffet. Amazing food, great staff, free valet parking. It was terrific. Althought it did cost $196 for two adults and two kids.

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Seattle
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67 reviews 67 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We've been dining at Salty's for years but, since moving to the 'burbs, the opportunities to dine here have been fewer and farther in between (thank you, Seattle traffic). However, it's still on the short list for special occasions (the view is killer and the staff are generally very helpful). We ventured out on a Monday night for a birthday... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We just got home from lunch at Salty's, a "treat" courtesy of a long-time West Seattleite. I really wish she had used her money elsewhere, we waited for 20 minutes for our (reserved) table to be prepped, a nonntime reservation and the place was barely 1/4 full. The food, when it finally came, was tepid and uninspiring, at best. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Great food and view. Staff were great, & informative even had a car pick us up at the hotel and return us at our leasure.

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Additional Information about Salty's Seafood Grills

Address: 1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116
Phone Number: (206) 937-1600
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
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
Average Prices: USD 31 - 80
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse

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