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Salt Kitchen & Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

Location and contact

PRICE RANGE
$20 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great dinner while staying at the hotel. We had a pasta, a great wood fired pizza and amazing dessert. Great staff, cocktail and wine menu and reasonable prices. Open late which worked will for us- place didn’t die down so there was still a nice...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JLEvans87
Reviewed 3 days ago

In this day in which many basic transactions often cause undue trauama and drama, eating at a place like Salt soothes the body and the soul. More on this is available in articles on the restaurant and the Wentworth By the Sea hotel where it...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Matt N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great ambience and feel to the bar. Food and service were excellent and prices good for a hotel. Really enjoyed a couple of evenings here.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank BristolUKBristol
Dean-Pratt, Director of Food & Beverage at Salt Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Lovely, We are so happy to hear about your recent visit to SALT Kitchen & Bar. We work extremely hard to keep our prices competitive with the restaurants in Portsmouth. We also have free parking. Please visit us again when your travels bring you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great meal, the service was excellent and the hospitality wonderful. This is an historic building and very well maintained. The staff is very accommodating and helpful.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank captainquhog
Dean-Pratt, Director of Food & Beverage at Salt Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello captainquhog, Thank you for your recent visit to SALT Kitchen & Bar. We are delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful meal and excellent service. The Wentworth by the Sea is beautiful resort staffed with a work force that loves hospitality. Please...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a bit fussy about my whiskey - the pour and single cube was served with a delightful smile and a laugh as the cube was on the side. Servers Sarah F and Savita were on the ball, friendly and knowledgeable

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Stephen C
Dean-Pratt, Director of Food & Beverage at Salt Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Stephen C, Thank you for your recent visit. I am delighted that you enjoyed your experience. I will share your review with Sarah and Savita. Please visit us again when your travels bring you back to New Castle. Best Regards, Dean Pratt

Reviewed February 11, 2019

We reserved one of the private dining areas for a very special family gathering. I can't say enough about the quality of the food and service. We had a bunch of special requests, from managing food allergies to setting the space up a certain way,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Jennifer W
Dean-Pratt, Director of Food & Beverage at Salt Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Jennifer W, Thank you so much for letting us know how much you enjoyed your recent visit to SALT Kitchen & Bar. We enjoy hosting private parties and make memories for so many guests. I will share your review with our entire staff. We look...More

Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

EXPENSIVE! Seemed very overpriced for drinks and food. We had read mixed reviews about the service in the dining room, so we sat at the bar. There are four draft lines and plenty of bottle and can choices, as well as lots of wine (glasses...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank FoodLustNH
Dean-Pratt, Director of Food & Beverage at Salt Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello FoodLustNH, Thank you for your recent visit and for providing feedback that will help us grow in the future. Our pricing is very competitive with the fine dining restaurants in Portsmouth and we have free parking. We like to provide excellent service to all...More

Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

The Salt Kitchen and Bar has good food and service and feels very comfortable. The drinks from the bar and the cheeseboard were great! The food for our party of six came at the same time and everyone enjoyed their dinner.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mglassman22016
Dean-Pratt, Director of Food & Beverage at Salt Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello mglassman22016, Thank you for your recent visit and for taking the time to share your experience with all of us. Please visit us again when your travels bring you back to New Castle. Best Regards, Dean Pratt

Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant for all of the years it’s been opened as Salt. Tonight we had an event there for a wine dinner and then went to the bar after at 9:30. We asked for bread and the response was “they put...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank hhstone
Dean-Pratt, Director of Food & Beverage at Salt Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2019

Hello hhstone, Thank you for your recent visit to SALT. I hope you enjoyed the wine dinner with Dry Creek Vineyards. I will personally address your service concerns with our lounge staff. We hope to serve you in the future. Best Regards, Dean Pratt

Reviewed January 27, 2019

My G-rated “I never thought that it could happen to me” story begins with strongly craving a special holiday treat. It was love at first site regarding my introduction to the recently renovated Wentworth, which is the subject of a few posts in the Inn...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Matt N
Dean-Pratt, Director of Food & Beverage at Salt Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2019

Hello Matt N, Thank you for your recent visit to SALT Kitchen & Bar. We are truly delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful experience. Please visit us again when your travels bring you back to New Castle. Best Regards, Dean Pratt

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Response from Sha-Sha47 | Reviewed this property |
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