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Saltus River Grill

802 Bay St, Ste C, Beaufort, SC 29902-5594
+1 843-379-3474
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab bisque” (54 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
802 Bay St, Ste C, Beaufort, SC 29902-5594
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had dinner here with friends while visiting Beaufort. Service was great, food was good, and the view magnificent. It is a bit pricey, but a great place once in awhile or for special occasion.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank spkell56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just got back from a Restaurant Week dinner at Saltus. The food was truly delicious. The steak was tasty and tender, the grilled Mahi Mahi was lovely, the shrimp and grits was very nice, the California Roll was top drawer, the two seafood soups...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Fletch1946
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had wanted to go to The Old Bull Tavern for my birthday dinner but it was unavailable for the night in question, so we picked Saltus River Grill as the backup. Suffice it to say, I was not disappointed. I will begin by saying...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First, the “Pros”: scenic romantic location. Comfortable outdoor seating. Starter shrimp cocktail was amazing! Fig jam that garnished the chicken liver pate was first rate. The “Cons”: Parking is strictly a crapshoot - you may be towed! Atmosphere is loudly boisterous; two factors: huge interior...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ChefMarkChristopher
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food, service, and bottles of wine. I asked the server what she recommended and couldn't have been happier. Modern ambiance and with a menu that serves the seafood and steak lover. Pricier and worth the buck.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank travelyess
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great seafood and steak option in Beaufort. The Beaufort food scene is exceptional so bad restaurants won't cut it there. However, Saltus stands out. I had a wreckfish special over faro with brussel sprouts and other veggies. Awesome dish. Save room for the profiteroles for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ny23s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at Saltus after dinner for a few drinks. It was 2 couples and they accommodated us when we asked to sit at a booth by the bar. The drinks we great. I had the old fashioned (served with one large ice cube and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KristinDAnderson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Parmesan truffle fries were epic. I did not enjoy the crab cake as much. While it was beautifully served it was very small and did not use lump crab meat. The over all feel of the dish was soupy. While it still tasted good...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dan0001
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

Town is cute. This place is on the riverside off the main street. It was raining, so we sat inside. But still a good vibe, cool place. All the staff were extremely friendly. Manager came over and introduced himself and made sure everything was to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 509philg
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Food was very delicious and fresh! Superb service and the location was just beautiful - right on the river! Great place to celebrate a special occasion.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank hughes1956
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October 27, 2018|
Response from Dennis J | Reviewed this property |
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Nice dress shorts yes. No cut offs
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Response from KCC843 | Reviewed this property |
They are not open for lunch nut the same owner opened a new restaurant called hearth that is open for lunch and dinner. The new place has a wondeful wood oven pizza worth trying and they have a daily special of half a pizza... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$35 - $45
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 802 Bay St, Ste C, Beaufort, SC 29902-5594
    (Scott Street)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-379-3474
  • E-mail
Historic Beaufort's Urban Seafood Grill. The Saltus Kitchen is home to a cast of talented characters committed to the culinary art form, experience and presentation. From it comes our area's freshest sushi, mind-blowing steaks and seafood and an unsurpassed level of quality. The Sonoma-Style Patio has offered countless guests a chance to unwind, to breathe deeply, to sip slowly and to laugh often. Perfect for a variety of events, our nook along the Beaufort River provides an exceptional experience. Reserve your seat today. (843) 379-3474
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