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A Touch of Salt

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86 Ogden St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4724 4441
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
86 Ogden St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our son and partner had been staying with us for a while and as they were leaving soon we decided to take them out. Out of the two restaurant which had a good choice of vegetarian food we decided on A Touch Of Salt. The...More

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a family reunion here including interstate & intrastate members. All 10 of us thoroughly enjoyed our whole Touch of Salt experience. This restaurant deserves its high recommendations. Very reasonable & comparable prices + excellent cuisine & menu choice + brilliant service. And then...More

Thank Cheryl F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this restaurant, beautiful food, service and atmosphere! I loooove the salmon! Have been here with friends and also taken visiting interstate family to dine here.

Thank daniellemarie2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

A Touch of Salt definitely lived up to our expectations, we were greated by friendly staff and the great service continued throughout the evening , the food was excellent and good to see a well thoughtout menu with some great choices and modern inventive dishes...More

Thank Hawkeyeomi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very very slow service and when the food finally arrived it was cold. The waitress asked how our meals were we said woeful. Their managers answer was that they were busy as it was Friday night.

Thank Ray A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Their menu is fabulous and the food is always divine and beautifully presented. The service is professional yet friendly and their wine suggestions are always perfect.

Thank roomandview
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best restaurant meal we have had in a long time. Awesome setting and atmosphere, food to die for and friendly professional service. Our waiter Aiden was fantastic....and we had a great laugh with Sam...aka "James Bond". This was a special night for us and we...More

Thank Meagan T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Menu reads well, but the food does not live up to it. Disorganised service, and lack of ambience. Not worth another try.

Thank ortho85
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Great atmosphere and friendly staff. Food was amazing, good variety and very well presented. We will be back, thanks.

Thank Q6390CXjasonf
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The new tapas menu is outstanding, the service is spot on. The food was OMG the best, please don't change this concept, the food was amazing the buttermilk duck is to die for. The scollops are amazing. We HIGHLY RECOMMEND you do yourself a favour...More

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Jen C
6 October 2016|
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Response from mark b | Property representative |
Hi Jen, Unfortunately we're closed Monday evenings. Tuesday to Saturday the kitchen is open until 9:30. Thanks, Mark Brine Owner A touch of salt
5 August 2016|
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Response from mark b | Property representative |
Unfortunately no breakfast. Howevever, we now open for lunch Wednesday to Friday.
24 March 2016|
Response from mark b | Property representative |
Unfortunately there's no entertainment, however, we regularly hold wine dinners and festivals that feature local and international artists. Please visit the A touch of salt website for more details. Thank you.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 34
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Ogden St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4724 4441
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Soak up waterfront views in style, perched on the edge of Ross Creek at A Touch of Salt restaurant, accessed from Ogden Street. A Touch of Salt has an area to suit many an occasion, whether meeting for casual coffee catch-ups under the verandah, holding lunchtime business meetings indoors or enjoying an ambient evening out on the deck, dining under the stars. A collection of ever-evolving menus are complemented by an impressively stocked wine cellar to suit dishes bursting with the flavours of seasonal ingredients, each artfully plated to please the eye.
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