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Henry's Salt of the Sea

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1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
+1 610-434-2628
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16:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 16:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This small restaurant serves consistently excellent food with great service. The food and service more than make up for the tight space and lack of ambiance. The food is prepared right out in the open where you can watch. If you like seafood, don't miss it. Their francais sauce is as good as it gets. A simple fresh salad bar... More 

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Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The crabcakes were good - very expensive, but good. I must say that we were there to compare it to Youell's and it came up short. The prices were similar, but the variety of traditional old fashioned seafood was limited. Could not find the "fried seafood platter", which I remember when I was young - which you can still find... More 

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Thank BBBBTravel
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

And intimate spot in the west end of Allentown. This is a great place to go for a quiet seafood dinner. The food is fantastic.

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Thank Charles L
Orefield, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place we have been frequenting for years. Food is consistently top quality with fresh ingredients. Salad bar was again great with fresh variety of vegetables. Had mushrooms stuffed with crab meat for app with save great quality. My wife had broiled seafood combo and I had the Mahi and lump crab special. Both meals were spot on fresh quality... More 

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Whitehall, Pennsylvania
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been living nearby since 86 and finally visited Clam casino and escargot were decent The fillet mignon was cooked perfectly . Also the seafood scampi dish was a very large portion and very good. We also had the seafood del mare and it was a very large and tasty meal Brought home leftovers needless to say Desert menu sounds awesome... More 

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Thank Guidosarduce
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great dinner here, my wife loved it and she's a real foodie. Asked why I did not take her here earlier. Its a bit pricey but worth it for a great meal.

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Thank tduncan525
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We have been going here for a number of years and have never had a bad meal. We mostly always get seafood and it's always been top notch! The wait staff is phenomenal; always have service with a smile!

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Thank Eve Y
Macungie, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The food is always great, and hot. The chef is out cooking in the dining area!!! I wish they would update the booths a little bit.

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Thank 783jross
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The Salmon was delicious. The two couples that joined us for dinner that evening were very happy with their entrees.

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Reservations are definitely needed since this is a small restaurant. The food is outstanding, both steaks and seafood. Prices are a little high, but the quality is there.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
16:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 21:00
Thursday
16:30 - 21:00
Friday
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-434-2628

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?