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Salty's

$$ - $$$
Downtown Halifax
Canadian, Soups, Seafood
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1869 Upper Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S9, Canada
+1 902-423-6818
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Nova Scotia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We ate here New Years Eve and it was simple wonderful. The view of Halifax harbour was spectacular and set the mood. The food was very good , the service was maybe not the best but it was fairly busy so we made allowances. All in all I would eat here again

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Thank Islandgal6736
Victoria, Canada
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were there for lunch. It was a cold day and it was a bit of a hike from where we parked. The food was good. We had the lobster chowder and it was good - lots of lobster. Our daughter ordered the whole lobster. It was stupidly expensive. It wasn't priced on the menu and she should have asked... More 

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Thank marilyntraveller_57
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9 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Service was decent, friendly and food was tasty. Was a bit windy during our trip but we couldn't pass on this outdoor patio. Lots of calamari appetizers in Halifax and this location offered a good top five in my book.

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Thank Denis J
Halifax, Canada
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Took friends from the prairies here. They loved the view and wonderful seafood choices. The chef even altered a menu item for one of us. Staff are great. Always a good choice while walking the waterfront

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Thank Bumpers_mom
Calgary, Canada
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162 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I split a lobster dinner and some chowder. They were both good, but we had better while in Halifax.

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Thank Gimicio
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food and service was awesome.. it is also close to all attractions on the waterfront.. I definitely will be going back☺

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Thank Tim K
Dieppe, Canada
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64 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Salty's. What a great atmosphere! The server was great and the food delicious. I would return in a heartbeat!

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Thank Isabelle A
Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The crab cakes are amazing, as was the lobster and wine list. A bit overpriced but highly recommend visitng at least once. Service was quite nice.

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Thank Eryn B
Bedford, Canada
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been to Salty's many, many times over the past 20+ years. Stopped in NYE for a bowl of chowder and spinach salad. Sat downstairs on the water, any closer we'd be on the wharf which was great. Service was ok, our server didn't smile once but was attentive checking back. Salad as goo and fresh, seafood chowder wasn't worth the... More 

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Thank Lisa B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was pretty good. The seafood was delicious and the service was good. Would recommend it. The view of the water is also very nice.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Soups, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1869 Upper Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-423-6818

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