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Salt House

) #30 of 431 Restaurants in Cairns $$ - $$$ , Seafood,
Shop 6 2 Pierpoint Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 7733
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 6 2 Pierpoint Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a delicious three course meal at Salt House last night. I caught a beautiful spangled emperor that day and took it to Salt House. For $35 each, my partner and I got a three course dinner showcasing the fish in a variety of different...More

Thank Marissa C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

we went for lunch here at about 2pm. the restaurant was quite empty, however waited 20 minutes for staff to come take our order. The food was good we ordered the prawn curry, barramundi and BLT.

Thank Laura A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went intending to have breakfast in nice surroundings, as recommended by rave reviews. We were promptly shown to our table, order taken and that's where it stopped. Took over half an hour for 2 coffees to arrive, with apologies from the waiter. Gave up waiting...More

1  Thank Blackpussycats
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went here with another couple and were pleasantly surprised. Right at the end of the pier there is this beautiful restaurant with views of the marina. The food was delicious and for a lunch time menu of $20 which includes a glass of wine...More

Thank Marg R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We'd heard rave reviews from friends, so thought we'd have dinner there. We weren't disappointed. The staff were friendly, the atmosphere great and the food delicious. We will definitely be back.

1  Thank Kim M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I ate here a while back with my partner and it was very disappointing, food took way too long to come out and wasn't that great. This time I went for drinks only and loved it. Friendly staff with a relaxing atmosphere. Good selection of...More

Thank icantgetadamdname
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Simply put Salt House is the benchmark in Cairns. Go down for a drink and munchies or snacks with your family and friends and you won't be disappointed.

Thank Unrudimental
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped in for a drink on the way to lunch and thought this place was great so we came back that night for dinner. The espresso martinis are made with rum which I was hesitant to try but when I did I can say...More

Thank stephanie b
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Salt House is a great place to have a few drinks and relax with friends. Right on the water at Trinity Inlet. The drinks r a little expensive.

Thank leanneandtony
Reviewed 6 days ago

Outstanding breakfasts platters or simple dishes enjoyed with views across the bay to the stunning scenery of the inlet and mountains. Drinks in the evening will have you mixing with the locals. Cocktails are a specialty and the share platters to enjoy with drinks are...More

Thank T8000DXdenises
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Response from Leila K |
No dress code, smart casual with thongs is fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$40
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
07:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 6 2 Pierpoint Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4041 7733
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Situated at Marina Point, next to the Cairns Yacht Club facilities, Salt House is a unique dining, bar and entertainment venue offering a panoramic view of the ocean, marina and city on the waterfront in Cairns.
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