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Henry's Salt of the Sea

1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
+1 610-434-2628
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (77 reviews)
“escargot” (9 reviews)
“crab” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1926 W Allen St, Allentown, PA 18104-5005
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were stopping in Allentown to escape Hurricane Florence. We stayed at the local Renaissance Hotel and wanted dinner at a local restaurant. I found this online and we found Henry’s to be a “hole in the wall” in a residential area. We entered and...More

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For our anniversary my only request was a great seafood dinner and Henry's delivered. I know others complain, but I loved the casual ambiance. It's not stuffy and the meals were great. You absolutely need reservations ahead of time. I had the red snapper soup...More

Thank Tacy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and I ate here on Sat nite last. The restaurant is very small dark and narrow. The noise level was a turnoff! The server was sweet but I received the wrong entree and it was a long time coming after the first course....More

Thank dpatty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best place to dine out for seafood in Allentown. The salad bar is fresh with lots of choices. Seafood dishes are that of a 5 star restaurant and you can watch the chef prepare your meal if you sit at the bar or the front...More

Thank t0nitae
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been coming here for years. The restaurant is small, service is prompt and no-nonsense. Wait staff is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the specials. The kitchen is open and preparing the dinners is very visible.My office has been coming here for years for our...More

Thank macdent2018
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Henry's is our favorite when it comes to seafood. Love, love, love this place. The salad bar is always good. There is a great selection of dressings, always homemade. All the seafood is prepared to perfection as are the rest of the entrees. We had...More

Thank 957judithe
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

The ambiance is casual, yet has a fine dining flair. Not pretentious at all. You can observe your food being prepared as you take in the ambiance. This place is great!!

Thank cprovost2576
Reviewed August 15, 2018

The food was very well prepared. I had the Baked Haddock and it was fresh and cooked perfectly. My husband had the Fruits de Mar and it was also very good and the linguine was al'dente. My only complaint was that it is rated a...More

Thank gilroyma
Reviewed August 15, 2018

My cousin and his wife found this little place, it is small, but everything was very nicely done. Food was very good and plenty of it, the service was extremely good, atmosphere is easy going and the best part is they cook right there in...More

Thank sallyg899
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Henry's is and has been my "Go To" place for the best food, service and atmosphere! ANY seafood item, my favorite, is outstanding plus other selections. The salad bar is a great beginning plus any appetizers.The atmosphere is comfortable and welcoming. I have NEVER been...More

1  Thank Andrzej E
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July 24, 2017|
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Response from suzettestravino |
Directions from Easton. Take Rt. 22 W to 15th street get off go (L). At light follow 15tg street to Allen St. At Allen St. make a (R). It's about 2 blocks in on the left hand side. Please make reservations first. From Rt... More
Barb A
May 9, 2017|
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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
May 9, 2017|
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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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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
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