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Salty Squid - CLOSED

15 Honeysuckle Dr, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 4929 2810
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible29%
Jul 16, 2017
“A favourite getting progressively worse”
Jan 7, 2017
“Variable experience.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Australian
$$ - $$$
15 Honeysuckle Dr, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed July 16, 2017

I came here by chance a few years back and had an amazing whole BBQ schnapper. Great value, well cooked and memorable. I came back a few times and it was still good but over time it has become more expensive and the quality has...More

Thank rjimlad
Reviewed February 13, 2017

terrific seafood at reasonable rates - I know people who eat here every week in summer because its open, light and right over the beautiful Newcastle Harbour. We share a meal sometimes because they are big serves and the ice creamery is nearby for desert....More

Thank Kerrylee M
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

A great place for seafood..arguably the best in town. The platters are great value..and superbly cooked. The only down side is the high tables relative to the chairs and the fact that they are fixed inbplace. Fully licenced in a great location alonf the harbour...More

Thank Outnabout57
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Good quality meal. Fast service. The menu has heaps to choose from. The Salt and pepper squid has chilli flakes on it which is a bit of a surprise if you don't like it too spicy. Great location and cold drinks. Definitely be back. 👍

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed January 25, 2017

If you are into seafood Salty Squid is a must visit if you are in Newcastle. The seafood platters are grea

Thank brendan860
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

I like coming here as the grilled whole fish and fillets are generally great and the salt and pepper squid also great. The fried dishes are generally pretty average and filled out with chips. It's not a venue with table service but food is usually...More

Thank brad m
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Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

When we looked this place up it seemed like a seafood restaurant so we were surprised that it was more a hole in the wall with long tables out front. When we had the seafood platter though it didnt matter. The size was great and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed December 31, 2016

How can people running a food business produce such bad food and charge $ for it, let alone the $110 my wife, 3 year old and I paid for this awful Marina platter. Looked good when it came out, but prawns were not fresh, cooked...More

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Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

DO NOT EAT HERE!!! Poor service, slow to serve customers and once served rude. The food is frozen fish, and cold chips, you could forgive frozen fish if the serving size was decent but no. Really disappointed when you can see the water, and less...More

Thank ErinLB55
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Went on recommendation. Ordered a marina platter for 2. Huge amount of chips, which made the meal look big when it came out. The 2 prawns skewers were almost cold & soft (possibly a frozen product?) The 2 large 'fresh' tiger prawns had next to...More

Thank Japhay
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Restaurant Details

Seafood, Australian
Good for
Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Honeysuckle Dr, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4929 2810
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