We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

The Old Salt Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
490 Lafayette Road, Lamies Inn and The Old Salt Tavern, Hampton, NH 03842
(603) 926-8322
Website
Today
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 9:30 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

473 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 461: English reviews
Montreal, Canada
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have been going to Hampton Beach, NH for over 40 years & have never visited this restaurant before but saw an advertisement and decided to try it. There was an abundance of choices on the menu & what I ate was delicious! The drinks are also very good & would definitely go back again...our waitress was a gem!

Helpful?
Thank drountree
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Tons of food ! All good! 18.00 all can eat. Have breakfast, omelet and waffle station . Lunch items, deserts. Eat for all day so full!

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Cumberland, Rhode Island
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been coming to Old Salt every time I've been coming up to Hampton Beach for the last four years. My first two visits were outstanding (which kept me coming back). Those two times I came on a Friday and they had all you can eat fish and chips which I took advantage of. I even purchased an Old Salt... More 

Helpful?
Thank RI_Tony
Level Contributor
28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted a restaurant that had good seafood so we stopped here. I had the stuffed flounder and it was really good. The menu and the decor seem a little old school. If you are looking for new fresh style cuisine then this might not be your cup of tea. I like the old style heavy cream sauce cooking so... More 

Helpful?
Thank Reallyjustagame
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was my first time being here this past 4th of July weekend and loved it. Our waiter was very nice. I enjoyed my chowder before my meal, then got the chicken parm which was very very good.

Helpful?
Thank erinyoung22
Portsmouth, NH
Level Contributor
29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a large party here for a birthday party on a Saturday night, we had made a reservation and we got right in. Service was awesome...we brought our own cake and the staff cut and served it for us which was really nice! Food is excellent as always. Great place!

Helpful?
Thank Beckiet82
Level Contributor
33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place. Service was excellent as was the food. Definitely worth the money. We will be back!!

Helpful?
Thank flamestomper3
Lancaster, New York
Level Contributor
37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good service and good food. Would go back. Would recommend as a must to at least stop by for a drink and appetizer.

Helpful?
Thank CarolBob3
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a visit from our son and daughter in law on Tuesday and took them out for lunch. We eat there often and have never been dissatisfied. There were many choices and I had my usual favorite, the Fish and Chips which never disappoint. Very enjoyable except for the fact that there was no room for dessert. Maybe next time.... More 

Helpful?
Thank James C
Stratham, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
90 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoy coming here a couple times during the Summer. There's nothing fancy, just what I'd call wholesome family dining. More or less what I grew up with in the 70's. As the name indicates, seafood is the theme and specialty, but they have a fairly balanced menu offering plenty of non-seafood options. Service is friendly and prices are moderate.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jim T

Been to The Old Salt Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Soups, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 490 Lafayette Road, Lamies Inn and The Old Salt Tavern, Hampton, NH 03842
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Hampton
  • Phone Number: (603) 926-8322
  • This restaurant is at Lamies Inn and The Old Salt Tavern

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Old Salt Restaurant and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question
Portland, Maine
Newfields, New Hampshire
over a year ago
Burlington, Massachusetts
11 months ago
Newfields, New Hampshire
over a year ago
Vermont

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from The Old Salt Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?