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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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“salmon” (66 reviews)
“brussel sprouts” (14 reviews)
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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 February 13, 2015

The mussels were some of the best I have ever tried. Fresh mussels have a tenderness and flavor to them that can be tasted immediately and Safron Salmon delivered that perfecly served in a lemon whitewine broth. The risotto was well cooked and the grilled...More

Thank KristineBU
Reviewed January 27, 2015

My husband and I own a timeshare in Newport. We used to love going to Newport in November until we learned that Saffron Salmon closes that month. So now we don't go to Newport in November anymore. That is how good the food is! So...More

Thank ClaireTravels
Reviewed January 4, 2015

Had dinner here Jan 2, 2015, and was it ever excellent! Picked it from restaurant reviews on Tripadvisor, and although it wasn't rated the best, it should have been.mi have eaten at all the others, and the menu, food, fresh seafood, wait staff and view...More

1  Thank BelizeBum
Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

The owner does not understand good customer service. She is rude and disrespectful to customers. Food does not make up for her lack of class.

4  Thank Chad C
Reviewed January 1, 2015

goes out to eat on New Year's Eve. We did and were delighted with both the service and the food. The salmon was tasty and not overcooked. The brussel sprouts, although fried, were tasty and not at all greasy. The chowder had good flavor and...More

Thank macmacpherson
Reviewed December 31, 2014

The food and service are always top-notch. We often eat there on our anniversary. There are usually vegetarian options, and the kitchen does a great job with fresh fish.

Thank WYOR
Reviewed November 3, 2014

Top dinner recommendation in Newport area! We went for dinner on a weekday evening - so glad that we had a reservation. The restaurant overlooks the bay and in the evening, you can catch the perfect dusk lighting. We had the fresh Pacific Cod Fish...More

Thank Sapna S
Reviewed October 24, 2014

Stopped here for lunch and the view of the harbor was real nice. We had a table by the window and there was a laminated card to help identify waterfowl. We saw a lot of cool birds while enjoying our chowder and salads. The salad...More

Thank trbeer
Reviewed October 22, 2014

In an enchanted setting on Bay Street Pier overlooking the Yaquina Bay – a working fishing bay, complete with a bridge in background – sits this amazing restaurant. At the end of a long, exhausting voyage, this intimate (read: small) dining room filled our tummies...More

1  Thank Anne M
Reviewed October 19, 2014

There is no other restaurant in Newport where a foodie can eat a great meal with a great view. If you want both go here to eat.

Thank GeoT
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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
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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
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, 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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