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Salt of the Earth

114 E Main St, Fennville, MI 49408-8428
+1 269-561-7258
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hanger steak” (48 reviews)
“brussel sprouts” (35 reviews)
“perogies” (37 reviews)
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114 E Main St, Fennville, MI 49408-8428
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been here many times, hip spot in a small rural town, rather unexpected, casual farm to table menu that changes daily, great bread, phenomenal soups, interesting menu

Thank miteeeman1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hanger steak was good. Pierogi shared plate was good, but there were just two of them..... the JH Salisbury was dry but the potatoes were good. The dessert menu was very limited. Overall, small portions, limited menu choices, and a very pretentious urban vibe for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere was nice and sophisticated, although it was a bit dark. The music was awesome, though! All the entrees were too expensive for our budget, so we split a pizza. It was very yummy and tasted very fresh! I loved our server- he was...More

Thank ErinSmith616
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We were visiting Saugatuck for the first time and I researched area restaurants on-line. Salt of the Earth sounded fun plus they had live entertainment on the night we were going and they're only 20 minutes from Saugatuck. The farm to table menu was unique...More

Thank Corinne B
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We've wanted to try Salt of the Earth when visiting the area previously but they've always been booked up. We luckily walked in at 5:45 on a Saturday in March after seeing a notice ar Virtue Ciderhouse that Salt was serving pork raised by Virtue....More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 3 March 2018

True farm to table! Everything we ate was absolutely amazing and what I really loved, is that they didn't rush our table out the door. We really took our time and enjoyed the food and the atmosphere! People have now discovered this gem, so arrive...More

Thank bruiter
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Fennville is a small town with a half-dozen eateries. This one tops the list, but it would be high on the list in any city. It’s farm to table with delightful results. Plus they have a wood burning pizza oven which they use in off...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 19 November 2017

6 of us went to Salt of the Earth, none of us had ever been there before. We had a wide variety of food, pizza, chicken, steak, and fish. My trout was fantastic as were the side of brussel sprouts I ordered with them. Their...More

Thank Phil N
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Love This Home Grown,Farm to Table Concept. These people do it correct, nothing that is bad on menu. However wish they would , update there menu to new items Lighting in this place is warm, but way to Dark, Maybe suggest to Print Menus in...More

Thank kj166700
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Have been going here for years. Was greeted this evening by the most ignorant host. Said was a 15 to 20 minute wait so we said we would wait at the bar and he stated "I prefer you don't as the drinks would take longer...More

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Response from huckpatt | Reviewed this property |
For a group of six or more, or if attending the music show on Sundays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 E Main St, Fennville, MI 49408-8428
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Fennville
  • Phone Number: +1 269-561-7258
  • E-mail
Salt of the Earth- rustic American eatery and bakery is located in the heart of southwest Michigan farm and orchard country. We cook from scratch to create our entrees, shared plates, wood oven fired pizzas, creative soups, fresh salads, desserts, and artisan breads. Ingredients are locally sourced, and organic whenever possible. Our full service bar proudly serves Michigan craft beers, hard ciders, spirits, and wines alongside other domestic and international products. Our craft cocktail menu features updated classics and creative house specialties. We are also an entertainment destination presenting the finest roots musicians on the scene at our weekly house concerts. We are proud to offer a high quality experience in a relaxed and casual atmosphere and hope to serve you soon. Join us for Sunday Brunch every Sunday May-November. Cheers!
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