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Salt Restaurant

1 Egmont Street | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-769 5301
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Egmont Street | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

The views & ambience is just grand. Our food was excellent in taste and presentation. My friend had the lamb belly & I had the salmon - simply gorgeous. Our waitress Loretta was a "dream girl." When our food arrived, Loretta explained to each of...More

Thank janrandle
Reviewed 2 days ago

We chose the Salt Restaurant for our anniversary dinner and they didn't let us down. Service was excellent. The food was amazing, we both loved our mains and the dessert was superb. Highly recommended

1  Thank Paul L
Reviewed 3 days ago

WE celebrated our wedding anniversary and what a lunch it was very classy off the evening menu. The starters platter was delicious especially the mandarin pate. Shared dessert awesome, Waitress never fails to please

1  Thank yartap2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant in the hope of having a nice lunch. The service was great, however the food did not reach the same standard. We ordered the fish and chips, which was fresh Tarakihi fillets which sounds lovely. When it came it was one of...More

1  Thank fraggle2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cerviche starter. Apologies I ate it first then thought I should of taken a photo because it looked Michelin star level and tasted great too, wasabi snow with beetroot salad was a nice twist . Looking forward to my main. I won't forget the photo.

Thank Gannin O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose the Something different menu with matched wines and were so happy we did. All we need to say is each plate ended with us saying we want to lick the plate. Loved the interesting wine pairings and would say go for something different....More

1  Thank Mo M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited midweek and the restaurant was surprising light on diners but the muzac and views of the harbour set a nice ambience. We both had an orange and chicken pate, mico greens that was complimented by a lovely carrot puree. The pate was encased...More

Thank Umfoloz1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently had a meal in Sydney at a well-known celebrities' restaurant at a much higher cost than Salt and not half so tasty. They are a fine-dining restaurant at a higher price than your run of the mill places but well worth it. The...More

Thank Mandy V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restautant was well presented and staff were friendly but i feel the pricing was extremely high which in some cases is fine when the foods amazing but here it just wasnt. It was avarage at best. Seemed to lack love and hearty goodness

Thank Allan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had heard that The Waterfront Hotel had recently changed hands and the popular chefs (twin brothers) had moved on. So we went to Salt with some trepidation wondering if their great meals and service would still be good. I can honestly say we were...More

2  Thank Nakitraveller
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Questions & Answers
April 29, 2018|
Response from Mani M | Reviewed this property |
Just above average, mains around $42
October 22, 2016|
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Response from Mark D | Property representative |
Hello Sir. No we are not. We are a local restaurant in New Plymouth, New Zealand. Thank you.
Russell J
December 21, 2014|
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Response from Mark D | Property representative |
you can give us a call at the hotel on free phone 0508 843928. we can arrange this for you and even post it if you are from out of town. Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $23
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Egmont Street | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-769 5301
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