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The Salty Dog Hotel and Bistro

10/12 Seacliff Road, Bangor BT20 5EY, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9127 0696
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (23 reviews)
“beef” (14 reviews)
“bread” (14 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Soups, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10/12 Seacliff Road, Bangor BT20 5EY, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Salty Dog is without a doubt one of the best places to go in Bangor. The food on the menu is beautiful and is served on quirky plates and bowls which I love. Breakfast is even better and is a must try! They have...More

Thank Louise C
Kenneth S, Owner at The Salty Dog Hotel and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind comments. I will make sure they are passed on to the team.

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped for coffee whilst out walking with our pup at the weekend. What an amazing place!! The staff were so friendly and our dog was spoilt with fish skin treats. Although we didn't eat, others round us did and the food...More

Thank Julster53
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Friendly staff, excellent food and great decor what more to ask for? I would highly recommend the fish pie

Thank Cheri S
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Their seafood chowder and fish pie were out of this world! Would highly recommend here. Plenty of choices for children too. Worth a visit for sure!

Thank ibiza_rox
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Excellent menu - terrific selection and also great drinks list. Staff friendly & helpful. I was on my own and they put me at ease and found me a nice selcluded corner. The waitress recommended a new Californian Pinot Noir and it didn't dissapoint. Well...More

Thank lorna t
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We had a really lovely experience from start to finish. The reception was warm and friendly, the staff and service were very attentive but not intrusive. There was a great buzz in the restaurant with a very relaxed atmosphere . We all had different starters...More

Thank Liz119
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Recently stayed here on a business trip. Arrived late but had a lovely welcome and shown to my room which was spacious and very cosy. Bar meals are good and reasonably priced, however the breakfasts are large and of a good quality. Can't go to...More

Thank LairdPaul
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous food! Halloumi and aubergine burger or the flat iron steak are must haves! Staff are lovely and knowledgable

Thank lucythejuice
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Went here for lunch the other week with my long suffering fiance. Looks like a nice, traditional pub, right by the sea. I had a paella, she had a fish pie, all of which tasted excellent, the fish pie particularly, I was raging I hadn't...More

Thank Dermot F
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The hotel is very dog friendly. Pooches may sleep in bedrooms and well behaved dogs are welcome in the bar meal area and get treat and a mat as well as water. Food for humans is very good. Drink is dear,especially bottled real ales and...More

Thank Brian M
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Questions & Answers
Ruth M
22 February 2016|
Response from Kenneth S | Property representative |
The menu is based on our a la carte, however, whatever meal you come for, whether our tasting menus or something else, we are happy to deal with any dietary requirements you may have.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$79
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10/12 Seacliff Road, Bangor BT20 5EY, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9127 0696
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Salty Dog Hotel & Bistro
Situated on Bangor seafront with views over Belfast Lough The Salty Dog Hotel & Bistro prides itself on using local produce to create traditional and contemporary dishes with a twist.From bar snacks, to classic pub food and bistro dishes, as well as our a la carte, we work with local producers to bring the best of Irish Ingredients to the plate; breakfast, lunch, dinner and everything in-between.
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