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Sea Salt Bistro Take Away

57 Frederick Crescent | Isle of Islay, Port Ellen PA42 7BD, Scotland
+44 1496 300300
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (64 reviews)
“seafood” (31 reviews)
“mixed grill” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Pizza, European, British, Scottish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
57 Frederick Crescent | Isle of Islay, Port Ellen PA42 7BD, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was one of the few restaurants open when we arrived, and recommended by our hotel. We were very pleased with the freshness of the seafood and the excellent flavors. The special of the day was SO fresh and cooked just right. The goat cheese...More

Thank RamblerAZ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When cycling around Islay. I was staying in Port Ellen. Met up with a friend who was taking a tour. Booked a table. Very friendly staff very accommodating. Food was was really good.

Thank SteveSupertramp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small restaurant is located in Port Ellen, Islay. While I see that it has lots of positive reviews the night we ate there, a Sunday, the food was mediocre at best. I had a pasta with seafood (described as served with a garlic and...More

Thank ceejayxx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not that there is a lot of competition, but this was the best restaurant in Port Ellen. Good food and variety. You definitely want to make a reservation, although they do quite a bit of take away business as well.

Thank William N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can't go wrong here. Friendly service. Good food. I'd have been happy to linger all afternoon. We'd had the chicken breast stuffed with haggis, and the fish and chips. That, combined with a couple of Islay beers, was all we needed to charge up...More

Thank Randy2620
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Had lunch at Sea Salt, while visiting the Island. Food was excellent. Starter of pate was well presented and onion marmalade was delicious. Starter of black pudding and goats cheese was very impressive and tasty. Mains of chicken with haggis served with whisky sauce, poatoes...More

Thank bubbly_bernie
Reviewed October 5, 2018

The food is superbly prepared and the staff are so light friendly and warm. It is right in the heart of Port Ellen and walking distance from two distilleries. It is a very short walk from the ferry terminal. The lamb chops here is a...More

Thank gergalv
Reviewed September 30, 2018

We were staying around the corner from here, and we figured it would be good to drop by for both breakfast rolls, one day, and then for fish and chips to take back to our self cater later in the week, this place does not...More

Thank Brett B
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We spent 20 hours traveling to Port Ellen and Sea Salt was a great choice just steps away from our rental cottage. Staff is really engaging and guided our selections according to our individual tastes. Food was fresh and well prepared at a very reasonable...More

Thank dadanddaughter70
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

This is a super spot for lunch in Port Ellen. The service is friendly and quick. The soup was thick, hot and delicious. Fish and chips gigantic, and with fresh instead of mushy peas. The spicy prawn starter was excellent. Do try this spot!

Thank AllyTBC_Canada
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$6 - US$51
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Frederick Crescent | Isle of Islay, Port Ellen PA42 7BD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Islay  >  Port Ellen
  • Phone Number: +44 1496 300300
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