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Saffron Salmon

859 SW Bay Blvd, Ste 2, Newport, OR 97365-4817
+1 541-265-8921
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
859 SW Bay Blvd, Ste 2, Newport, OR 97365-4817
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Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic. My wife had the salmon, which melted in her mouth. Two of us had the fish stew. A little bite but delicious. Service was great. Wine good. View of bay great as well. All in all a perfect dinner perfect night.

Thank Howard P
Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

We loved this place. This small and charming restaurant is situated on Yaquina Bay. The Heart of Palm risotto was delicious and the crab/shrimp cakes were darn good. One of the better restaurants in Newport.

Thank Kate G
Reviewed August 13, 2015

A small restaurant with a great view of the bay. Fishing boats were returning while we were eating dinner. We both had chowder that was just right. One of us had the fish and chips--portion was extremely generous. The other person had the beet salad,...More

Thank 1srs2
Reviewed August 10, 2015

Go the Garlic Prawns. They are to die for. The staff are very pleasant and always available for advise. Great view of the river and fishing fleet.

Thank RogueAmbassador
Reviewed August 7, 2015

From the mixed nut appetizer to the strawberry sundae dessert, this place got it right. The Bayside Platter was a filling portion with a variety of good eats. The crab and shrimp cake was awesome and the salmon was cooked perfectly. Definitely make this restaurant...More

Thank Erin S
Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

What a great evening we had last night. We had reservations and were seated promptly on time (it was just fine if we were not, we were already looking at the beverage menu). I had top sirloin and my husband had salmon. We had the...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed July 29, 2015

Great food and great service. Be sure and make a reservation. It is a small place right on the water.

Thank OregonTigress
Reviewed July 29, 2015

What an absolute joy to find such a gem among all the tourist food. Wonderfully fresh and tasty. Four of us dined and each ordered a different plate. We were all extremely pleased. The service was very professional, very busy that evening but we were...More

Thank 111mickeydog
Reviewed July 27, 2015

There were 3 couples. Everyone like what they ordered. We had great service. The seafood was cooked just right. The menu was not large but everyone found something he liked.

Thank Charlotte T
Reviewed July 24, 2015

Went to this restaurant without a reservation which was a mistake but the staff was awesome and worked to get us a table - in a prime location to boot. I was so glad we waited as this meal was a definite highlight of our...More

Thank ljtraveler_11
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Letia A
December 31, 2016|
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Response from Chad C |
It depends. The atmosphere is intimate and cozy with amazing views and a small number of tables in a small room. The staff is very kid friendly; however, this is an upscale linen and cloth napkins restaurant. Your kids... More
Harriet W
August 25, 2016|
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Response from Karen W | Reviewed this property |
It was closed on Wed. last time we were there. We were told that it depends on the time of year. Off season may change.
July 25, 2016|
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Response from SaffronSalmon97365 | Property representative |
Our corkage fee is $15.00 and only ask that the wine you bring in isn't something we already carry. Hope to see you soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 859 SW Bay Blvd, Ste 2, Newport, OR 97365-4817
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 541-265-8921
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Saffron Salmon is perched on the end of a public pier with a panoramic bay view on Newport's Historic Bayfront. We showcase Northwest cuisine utilizing local and fresh ingredients. As sea life frolic outside the window, you will dine amidst contemporary art in this visually stunning eatery. A local's favorite, Saffron Salmon is a magical dining experience with its stunning view, great food, superb service and unique Northwest wine and beer selection.
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