We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Henry's Salt of the Sea

1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
+1 610-434-2628
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (67 reviews)
“escargot” (8 reviews)
All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (267)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 264 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Parking is somewhat difficult, décor is dated, but wow is the food amazing. I go there once a year with clients and am never disappointed. BTW, the service is also great.

Thank jbsme
Reviewed 5 days ago

My family and I visited Henry's on a Monday evening and most of the restaurant booths and tables were already occupied. Our waitress, Joyce, described each dish we were contemplating in great detail, and true to her word, the food was delicious, the portions were...More

Thank SMR1670
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by early Friday evening for dinner. Had reservation at the bar for 1 for dinner. Had the special which was Barramundi with crab on top sautéed with mushrooms and tomatoes in a lemon butter sauce. Excellent. Fresh beans and baked potato included a salad....More

Thank SuzetteStrav
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food it very good and very reasonably priced. Decor could use an update. Salad bar is perfect. Love the dressings. You need to make a reservation because it's not a huge place and is busy because it's so good.

Thank smithers64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent and our server was great. Joyce new the menu inside and out. She explained all of the specials and the salad bar.

Thank martinirock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best place in the Lehigh Valley Best to make reservations It's always worth trying the special of the day!! Great salad bar Service is always 5 star

Thank hcrossx
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Met up with spouse's fraternity brother and his wife for dinner. Also had our 2 grand daughters with us. They didn't have a kids menu but the appetizer menu was perfect for the girls. Every dinner was excellent. From fried jumbo shrimp, scallops to orange...More

1  Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

A very difficult place to get into your favorite spot for a good reason! MAKE Reservations! The food is that fantastic! Although they have even accommodated us twice with no reservations and quite expediently - I wouldn't advise that! Make a reservation tonight and give...More

1  Thank Kipp S
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We had a terrific dinner at Henrys. Delicious fish, satisfying salad barand friendly service. Only problem -- the portions were HUGE. We should have shared.

Thank CindyD307
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Shy of going to the Jersey Shore, go to Henry's for great seafood! The ingredients Chef Brian uses are the best. His cooking is out in the open and depending on where you get seated, you may be able to watch your dinner(s) getting prepared....More

Thank Gene H
Nearby Restaurants
Wert's Cafe
157 reviews
.29 km away
Nostos Greek Restaurant
37 reviews
.24 km away
Ritz Barbecue
58 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
PPL Center
277 reviews
2.34 km away
Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom
1,343 reviews
3.64 km away
Allentown Farmers Market
143 reviews
.33 km away
Allentown Art Museum
121 reviews
2.82 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Barb A
9 May 2017|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from Elizabeth M | Reviewed this property |
Can't speak to parking but we were not thrilled by the food. Hard core local following but not for us. A friend whose opinion I hold in high regard prefers Youell's Oyster House on W. Walnut Street in Allentown. We've not... More
Barb A
9 May 2017|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from GregBuchman10 | Reviewed this property |
Will need to find a parking spot on the street. Best place is one block west of the restaurant off of 20th street. Parking can provide a minor challenge.
9 August 2016|
Answer Show all 12 answers
Response from Chris G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's a casual place locally.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-434-2628
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing