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Salty's on Alki

#29 of 3,095 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
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1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98126-2031 (West Seattle Bridge)
+1 206-937-1600
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:30
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Mesa, Arizona
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355 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Well, the oysters and calamari were good, but the service was horrible. Recommended the fresh halibut, but then came back and said they only had one left and the rest had to change their order to steelhead which was the next best then came back to says that was all gone... Food came over an hour later. The halibut was... More 

Thank DougTMesa
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had reservations for Salty's based on a recommendation from a friend. Wow! Amazing dining experience from the view of the skyline, outstanding menu and top notch service. Our waiter Brian went above and beyond to make our evening spectacular! Would go back in a heartbeat!

Thank Angie B
Greenville, South Carolina
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The view is beautiful but the food is over priced and not that good. The wait staff were very friendly and outgoing.

Thank lkrpag
San Diego, California
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82 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the seafood chowder and the warm seafood salad. Excellent. Restaurant is built on piers over the water and three walls of glass offer spectacular views. Nice staff.

Thank tfobmtz
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198 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will need to save up for this special brunch, but once past the cost you will experience the best brunch in town. They have everything you could want in abundance at this feast. Includes coffee and soft drinks, but for some reason juice is an extra charge. With tip, you will drop $80.00 a person but for a special... More 

Thank ALEX P
Seattle, Washington
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the first things that really impressed us about this place was the waitstaff. Our server was not only attentive, but genuinely interesting to talk to. He was funny and knowledgeable not only about the food, but also had neat facts that he sometimes would share during conversation. Plus, when he got busy with a big group, his equally... More 

Thank Frank A
Maui, HI
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you get the chance to go for brunch do it!!! Service is professional. There can be a wait so I highly recommend reservations, especially for groups of 3 or more people. The variety of food is outstanding and delicious! The view of the city is spectacular. It will co$$t you, but a great place for any special occasion but... More 

Thank Liljanah
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the absolute best experience at Salty's. From the reservation taker, to the hostess, to the person who served us while we waited in the bar (we arrived a 15 minutes before our reservation time), to the manager who came to our table and explained the specials, to our server, Mary. Everyone in the entire restaurant was kind, warm,... More 

Thank Tina M
Ottawa, Canada
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297 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the trout coated in almonds and it was moist and delicious. We also ordered the bread appeitzer but it was a little dry, and the flavoured butters could have had stronger flavours. I recommend going so the sun sets during the meal - watching the city change as the sun sets and the city lights come on is... More 

Thank Yvonne H
Southeast Wastington
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96 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We met 5 of the Salty's Chefs at Taste Washington and they were wonderful. The served a fresh prawn cocktail with avocado cream to 1500 guests each day. Nice Job!

Thank TravelingCraigs

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 80
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98126-2031
    (West Seattle Bridge)
  • Public Transportation: Bus or take the Elliott Bay Water Taxi from downtown Seattle Pier 50 to Seacrest Park. We're just a 5-minute walk from the pier.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-937-1600
Located on Elliott Bay with sweeping views of the Seattle skyline, Salty's is "One of the world's great view restaurants," says a local critic. This restaurant wins annual awards for the Nation's Best Sunday brunch, Seattle's best seafood, best view restaurant, best outdoor dining. Whether dressed up or casual, in the dining room, on the deck, or in private dining rooms, guests love Salty's for fresh Northwest seafood, wild Alaskan salmon and halibut in season, live Dungeness crab, fresh Northwest oysters, clams and mussels, USDA prime charbroiled steaks, gourmet lunch salads and sandwiches and refreshing creative cocktails. Live music in the Cafe-Bar Mondays and Fridays. Happy Hour from 3:00 to 6:00 pm Monday to Friday, Cafe-Bar only.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?