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Reviewed today via mobile

My family and I from New Hampshire and New Jersey we’re meeting halfway and decided to have lunch at Salute. We had a beautiful table outside totally safe and distanced and the best waitress ever. We were so impressed with everything. The food was fabulous...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent Italian food with flare! We were on 91 and stopped for lunch. We found this place by accident I’m glad we did. The Italian food was delicious, the service impeccable and the cleanliness was over the top. I watched as people left and how...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I chose Salute for our first foray into post-pandemic indoor restaurant dining. It was lovely! The staff was obviously happy and excited to be back at work and everyone was as just as wonderfully attentive and friendly as always. Salute is back...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed March 7, 2020 via mobile

Rosie is a star server. She is loyal and she says management treats employees well, so there is tremendous loyalty. Great to hear and to support businesses like this. Great service and I appreciated recommendations as to what to see in town. Food was very...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed February 29, 2020 via mobile

Loved the place, it's an open garden Restaurant with nice ambience around located nearby Borivali West Station.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed February 29, 2020

This is how it's supposed to work. You're going to be in Hartford (an unfamiliar city) for one night, so you go to TripAdvisor, and make reservations at the #1 rated restaurant. You show up on time, and even though the place is hopping, your...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 28, 2020

Good sized portions and excellent food. Variety on italian options and one of my italian choices in Hartford. Often going here for lunch during the week.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed February 24, 2020

The food at Salute is always top notch, and the staff is friendly and welcoming. My husband and I went for Valentines’ Day, and we were a little closer to the next table than we would have preferred, but generally the food was great, our...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 23, 2020 via mobile

Time after time Jimmy Cosgrove’s team delivers a 5 star meal with outstanding service! Their specials are amazing actually there isn’t one meal that we’ve had there that wasn’t simply grand.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed February 18, 2020

This is our favorite spot to go before a Bushnell show! We park at The Bushnell, walk through the park and enjoy a delicious and affordable meal and drink before the show! Their happy hour is awesome - with yummy food and drink to choose...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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April 22, 2019|
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Response from Sherri-Ann M | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but two weeks ago I ate there and the people sitting next to us were vegan and they seemed pleased with their food!
December 20, 2018|
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Response from meg8179 | Reviewed this property |
You could take the Trumbull street exit of Arch street exit, any of the downtown exits are ok. The restaurant is right on the road around Bushnell Park
Milind J
April 17, 2017|
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Response from Anna99b | Reviewed this property |
I think it was called Rose pasta. Tortellini with a rose sauce...
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