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The Salt Line

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Wed, 3/20
8:00 PM

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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Bar, Seafood
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed yesterday

Tucked right along the Potomac this Oyster Bar Seafood Restaurant flaunts some of the finest and most innovative creations in DC and that's quite an achievement considering the formidable competition in that area. All four of us in attendance for my son's 37th birthday had...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank mariannerd2018
Reviewed 4 days ago

The night we went here was freezing cold in February, but I can imagine how much fun it would be to sit outdoors in nice weather. We came to celebrate my daughter's birthday and had an excellent meal. My daughter likes raw oysters and our...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Donna224488
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful restuarant with a gorgeous view of the water! Dining partner had the fish of the day which was likely the best dish we tried. The ceviche was smothered with the cilantro jalapeno sauce and you lost the taste of the seafood - which is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JL W
Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

Great happy hour and local selection of oysters. Many fine bourbons too. Bar staff was excellent. Right on the river so the view is great.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GMalmzy
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Terrific location across from the Nets 1st base entrance and along the river. Spectacular seafood menu, indoor bar and outdoor bar.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank grandpoobah7
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

This is a must have when in DC for a great lobster roll in a wonderful atmosphere. Right across the street from the Nationals stadium.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank M1178PHpatrickm
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Delicious dinner in a friendly environment on the water across the street from National’s Park. Extensive seafood menu that the knowledgeable staff were able to easily explain and recommend. Clam Chowder and an order of Clam Bellies (shared) to start and then the Lobster Roll...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SuesHusband
Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has excellent service. It may be good for oysters and drinks. I cannot judge that area of the menu for I did not partake in those offerings. For a dining experience it fails. The soft belly fried clams were overcooked. The clam chowder...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank donbush
Jordan M, Manager at The Salt Line, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2018

Hi Don, Thanks for taking the time to offer feedback. I'm sorry you had a less than ideal experience. Did you alert your server or management that you were unhappy with your meal? These dishes usually get great reviews, but that's not to say that...More

Reviewed November 18, 2018

My wife and I are not into oysters but they are obviously the highlight of this restaurant. We felt the food, although unique in style, was a bit overpriced. 2 drinks, 2 clam chowder and one entrée for $55. The entrée (stuffed lobster) was not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sheiksan
Reviewed November 17, 2018

We stayed for several days in the renovated Navy Yards area of DC. Restaurant has a great location between the stadium and the waterfront with nice outside bar area. However, inside bar service was average despite not being crowded. Have a very limited happy hour...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PhilAmyLou
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