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“Great location and view, good food”

Salt Shaker Cafe & Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 16 Restaurants in Swansea
Price range: $13 - $29
Cuisines: Australian
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Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Description: At Saltshaker Café and Restaurant we cater for breakfast/lunch and dinner dining in our restaurant ... .To compliment our offerings, enjoy your meal or drinks on the deck overlooking the bay towards Freycinet and The Hazards.On a calm sunny day, watch the fisherman launch and retrieve their boats - a popular and sometimes a very entertaining experience.On a full moon night, the reflections on the water are stunning.Both the Restaurant and Café are fully licensed so enjoy a selection from our beverage or wine list while you take in the view.If you're planning to enjoy our dining experience, be sure to reserve a table. we have now expanded our deck to take another level, offering seating outside for around 60 people. we also specialise in gourmet and regular pizza's open till late for take aways, or during meal times. If nothing else, be sure to do some "Decktime" at Saltshaker .... you won't be disappointed.
Sydney, Australia
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Great location and view, good food”
Reviewed August 18, 2014

Right in the heart of town, overlooking the bay. The menu has a good selection of food, which is well presented and tasty. A casual and friendly atmosphere.

Visited August 2014
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The Entrance, Australia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Sooooo much food!”
Reviewed August 18, 2014

We went to lunch at this cafe on the seaside, and returned again at dinner time because the food was so good!
We were planning a hike in the afternoon so didn't want too much lunch and decided to share the fish and chips. A huge plate of 2 fresh fillets of fish, chips and salad was brought to us. I could not have eaten it all by myself unless I spent the afternoon sleeping! After our afternoon activities we went back there again for dinner. This time we had the wagyu burger and the chicken fillets, and were sorry we had bought 2 main courses. Again the plates were loaded with delicious food, beautifully presented and sooooo tasty!! Absolutely no room for dessert!!

Visited August 2014
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Great evening meal”
Reviewed August 16, 2014

Excellent Meal, very quick service even though there were 2 other large groups there. Would have been nice to eat there during the day and take advantage of the great views from the deck.

Visited August 2014
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Hobart, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fast service, friendly staff”
Reviewed August 10, 2014

Great service, fast food service, very good quality food.
Nice location in Swansea looking out over the water

Visited August 2014
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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Not very friendly cafe service”
Reviewed August 4, 2014

Stopped here for a coffee and snack lunch. No welcome at all from the female server, which surprised us for a tourist town, even though it was the middle of winter. Nice location and good views, but we felt quite unwelcome and won't go back. All it needed was "Hello, how are you, what would you like?" The service was quick and food OK, but perhaps she had a late night before - no excuse though.

Visited August 2014
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