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Olde Salt House

) #16 of 27 Restaurants in Cohasset $$ - $$$ American, Seafood,
40 Border St, Cohasset, MA 02025-2023
+1 781-383-2203
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (6 reviews)
“french fries” (4 reviews)
“lobstah” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
40 Border St, Cohasset, MA 02025-2023
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 26 September 2016

On a warm sunny day this is a great out door dining choice for a clam or lobster roll with French fries and a white wine makes a wonderful lunch meal with a million dollar view.

Thank Kathleen O
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This place is open three months in there summer. It features a nice menu of lunch-type items and everything we've ever had here is very good. We love the setting was it is right on the water beside Cohasset's small but pretty harbor. One can...More

Thank chibuls
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Sandwiches and simple fare adjacent to Cohasset Harbor. Good for a drink with friends. Indoor also. Watch out for mosquitos.

1  Thank CaptPete43
Reviewed 2 November 2015

My wife and I were excited to finally try the Older Salt House. The view is amazing, the waitstaff was attentive, the food was subpar. I have never sent back food until going here. The burger was extremely over cooked and dried out. Will try...More

Thank Adam G
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

The view is the best part of this restaurant. The food is good, but the menu is a bit limited. If you are looking for a place to grab a sandwich or burger outside this is a good option. Depending on time of day expect...More

Thank MLMBoston
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We had guests in from Kentucky so we took them there for lunch. The day was beautiful both the food and the service took it over the top. Eveyone enjoyed their meal.

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 4 September 2015

My wife and I were doing some sightseeing around Cohasset and came upon the Olde Salt House. It was right on the water overlooking the marina and the magnificent Roy Estate across the way. We were seated without delay on this sunny afternoon. We ordered...More

Thank Prof_Leone
Reviewed 20 August 2015

They've adopted full Cohasset prices. I paid $28 for a "half and half" fried platter. Half belly clams, half scallops. Lots of fries, a scant set of clams which were mostly crumbs of batter from the fryer and maybe 6 scallops, though I think only...More

Thank traveller1857
Reviewed 14 August 2015

You are paying for the setting. Go for a beer and forget the dinner. We sat outside and tried a mixed plate of fried scallops and haddock. $28. It was ok. Also had a forgettable focaccia with a spread of some type of cheese and...More

Thank omn2162
Reviewed 5 August 2015

This is my first review ever but the experience was miserable so I was compelled to write it. Beautiful location. Tourist trap mediocre to terrible overpriced food. I just had lunch here. A burger was 14. with a side of "greens" . It came with...More

Thank Lynn M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Border St, Cohasset, MA 02025-2023
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cohasset
  • Phone Number: +1 781-383-2203
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