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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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Gift Cards Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed August 22, 2021 via mobile

I loved the atmosphere and it was very clean. Drink list was mostly local beers so I tried a mixed drink. Waiter was very nice and helped us make a selection. We settled on the wings and the pretzel. Both came out hot and tasty....I would have like more sauce on the wings, they were kinda dry. Would definitely come back again.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed July 25, 2021

Dined here several times over the years and recently returned to see if anything changed. It did, in a big way. We arrived at 5:00pm on a Sunday. Nice weather and the street was taken over by numerous tables. There were only a few people...dining there and several servers standing around both inside and outside. We were directed inside to be seated, where we requested an outside table near the fencing. We spoke with two young girls who decided we couldn’t sit there because it wasn’t assigned to the next waiter up. They directed us to a table about 10 feet away near the building and adjacent to the entrance. We were not comfortable with that and asked if we could sit at the table we requested. When the girls declined we pointed out the table was only a few feet from the one they selected and could easily be covered by the same waiter, but they refused to honor our preference. Only two tables were occupied inside so we asked to be seated inside and was escorted to the table next to the hostess at the door. When we discovered the table legs were uneven and complained about it the hostess shrugged her shoulders. We asked if they wanted us to eat there and they both smiled and shrugged their shoulders. We left and walked across the walkway to Three Tomatoes where we were treated with respect and received an excellent meal. During the hour we dined there we noticed that no one entered the dining area and a male waiter stood outside the door smoking on and off. At 6:00pm as we were leaving the area I requested to speak with the manager to provide feedback face to face and was told she was on a break. I voiced my disbelief that a restaurant manager would take a break during a weekend dinner hour and left. Just in case there is a response using the pandemic as an excuse for what we experienced, allow me to dismiss that right now. The events witnessed was poor customer service, plain and simple. I believe there were more employees there during the time we were than there were customers. The only staff shortage was related to customer service. I hope the owners take action before this once good restaurant goes belly up. If they don’t, I hope tax dollars don’t bail them out for ignoring it.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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JoshTuohy2014, Owner at Salt Hill Pub, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2021

Hi Marty -- thank you for sharing this with me. My name is Josh, my brother and I own and operate Salt hill Pub. We have already begun going over the events of two days ago, to ensure it does not happen again. If you'd...More

Reviewed July 8, 2021

We enjoyed eating outside at a table under a tent with lovely flowers surrounding it. We had the fish & chips and chose from a good selection of microbrews. The fish portion was large, the coleslaw was tasty, and the fries appeared to be homemade....The wait staff was friendly, knowledgeable, and attentive.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed June 26, 2021 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick bite on our way to Vermont. I honestly found the pricing on the menu to be a bit steep, but the menu offered enough of interest that I was willing to overlook the overpricing. My wife had the Philly Steak...sandwich, which was tasty but really should have had more cheese, onions and green peppers. My Brigid McCarthy salad was likewise tasty. I especially enjoyed the warm pear. For $18 I would expect to get more than the paltry amount of chicken that came with the salad. On top of it, the $18 price tag apparently wasn't enough, as they charged me an additional 69-cents for my salad dressing! REALLY? Eighteen dollars was not sufficient to cover the cost of the dressing?? The waitress lacked any semblance of personality. She performed the basic functions of the job, but was pretty dour. She should find a new profession. So the taste of the food was ok. Prices were high, and for the price the servings left something to be desired. Service was sub-standard. Sad to say, it's not a place I'd return to...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed May 30, 2021

We heard so much about this place so we went there last week for dinner. I had the brussels sprouts with bacon and the fish and chips.My husband had the vegt. chili soup, which he loved.He also had the fish and chips. Okay but not...great..very large portions though of the fish.French fries were soggy. It was okay, not great. The service was poor.Slow and just like our waitperson didn't care if we ate or not.didn't seem that busy..it was a Monday night..around 5pm.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed April 26, 2021

Understanding the challenges that Covid has created for the hospitality industry, it pains me to write this review, but I don't want other people to be surprised like we were. Let's start with the good: it has a very homey and embracing environment - just...like a pub should. Another bonus is the t-shirt they sell, which says "I like beer and maybe 3 people." Again, I realize most restaurants are struggling. But they were understaffed and inattentive. Our waitperson was in the middle of the learning curve about proper etiquette when engaging clientele - for example, when we are both chewing a big bite of Brussel sprouts it's not the right time to ask for our order. The famous Brussels sprouts were tasty, but would have been a lot more pleasant to eat if the hard stems had been cut off first. The menu specifically stated that "We whack a thousand pounds of potatoes a week" for their hand-cut fries. Rather than ordering them as a $7 side, we got them with our burgers and were really looking forward to them. But they were just FROZEN FRIES - and when we asked our server about this, he admitted they had been having trouble getting the "right potatoes for a while." The menu also stated "Like, literally, no one around here cooks more burgers than we do." We find this hard to believe, if you serve everyone the dried-out hockey pucks that we got. No amount of condiments could have made that frozen, pre-shaped burger juicy. One highlight (there has to be at least one, right?) was that the BBC IPA was tasty and refreshing, but at $11 for 16 oz, we stopped after 2. We would not recommend this place until they are fully staffed and have recuperated from all the Covid setbacks. It will take a long time before we try again.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed April 10, 2021 via mobile

Great late lunch. Service was excellent. Alfred was the best!!! Didn’t rush us. Great sense of humor too!

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed October 16, 2020 via mobile

While just getting a quick lunch before a later scheduled dinner reservation, we decided to stop in for a beer and nachos. Good black beans and generous appetizer serving. Cold beer out of the tap!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 11, 2020

This is a must-visit location when we are anywhere nearby. The draft is always top-notch and the food is bold.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 3, 2020

I would think during covid any business is good business for Salt Hill Pub. Not true. Take out is terrible. Told our order would be ready in 15 minutes. Try 30 minutes. The staff member who brought out our order had one takeout container of...food on its side and was dripping all over my son when given to us through our car window. No napkins to clean up. She seemed like she was mad that she had to come out. The pulled pork nachos was nachos with maybe 3 tablespoons of pork. Not at all like when you order it inside the restaurant. What a rip off. The sandwiches we got were ok but the fries were cold. Maybe they don't want you ordering at all. Better to stay home or go elsewhere.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Yes they do have a children's menu and yes it is a good place for children
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Yes, Salt Hill Pub offers takeout services.

Salt Hill Pub is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5