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Salty Sow

) #39 of 2,611 Restaurants in Phoenix $$ - $$$ American, ,
4801 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85254-4181
+1 602-795-9463
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4801 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85254-4181
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming here 4.5 years since the opening, nice atmosphere good diverse food and great staff!!! Great local place and great date restaurant . Management is friendly!!! John and Lynda!!!! Bartenders Tony, Jenna and Tyler. Recommend this place for food, fun atmosphere

Thank coolerrol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My niece and her husband introduced us to this wonderful restaurant. Never had better Southwestern food in my life. Green chili app was great. Fried green tomatoes the best I have ever eaten! Must Try!!!

Thank danf552017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us made dinner out of several unique appetizers. This is a fun place. It can get very loud and not a good place for young children. There are so many unusual food combinations to tempt the taste buds. Unfortunately many food items...More

Thank flowerfun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have had many great meals there........outside patio great in winter. Don't get a lot of food, but what you get is good... some unique dishes, always love anything I can get an egg on top especially a taco

Thank bbowles2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two friends and I visited Salty Sow at the end of a business trip. The manager of our hotel recommended this restaurant, as well as three other colleagues from our meeting. Being from other parts of the country, we decided to go here for a...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We have been eating at the Salty Sow since it first opened in 2013 and have yet to have a bad meal or experience. While their menu has standards that have remained constant, they continually update their specials including main dishes and desserts. Salty sow...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

Daughter suggested this place for a reunion with college kids. Food is great- and at happy hour prices. Fried green tomatoes are a must. Salads are huge and service wonderful. Worth the time to stop here!

Thank aztrimom
Reviewed June 17, 2017

Great food, excellent atmosphere and always a good time. Awesome place; happy hour is the way to go!

Thank ParisHunter
Reviewed June 11, 2017

My husband was in the mood for a burger and we wanted to try some place we hadn't been. I wasn't too hungry and I'm always up for a salad. We went to the Salty Sow for an early dinner on Saturday. To our surprise,...More

Thank rusleepn
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

The $33 prefix portions were minuscule in comparison to the other five restaurants that we visited for AZ restaurant week. The food lacked artistic presentation and flavor was unremarkable. The slow cooked beef shoulder was excessively salty. Overall nothing to write home about. Taking away...More

Thank courtney_travels_far
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Nancy H
October 27, 2016|
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Response from Dorania M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I agree, contact restaurant directly, when I visited was to early in the year to see any holiday hours, etc
February 14, 2015|
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Response from daniel s | Reviewed this property |
Wife had Halibut last night (it was GREAT) and our friend had Trout, she loved it too..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $30
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4801 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85254-4181
    (Tatum Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
  • Phone Number: +1 602-795-9463
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Salty Sow serves chef-driven, modern farmhouse cuisine, combining new cooking techniques with old-world methods like braising, poaching, and stewing. Our signature cocktail ingredients come fresh out of the garden, featuring local and organic spirits.
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