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Saltwater Restaurant

284 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H3, Canada
+1 709-754-5670
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
284 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was one of the first to visit Saltwater when it first opened a few years ago. I've eaten here many times since and I've always enjoyed the experience. Two of us, Sunday evening business dinner meeting. Enjoyed local beers and a fair priced bottle...More

Thank Global4755
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went there a friday night, we were able to make a reservation at 8h15, so maybe its better if you make a reservation a day before at least if you want to eat around 7h pm. Great service, the waiter was really sweet. Yummy...More

Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Looks plain outside, Perfect inside. The food, the waitering service and the atmosphere were excellent. We went on a Friday evening. Restaurant was packed. Lucky to get in without reservation for a table of 2. Upstairs room had a great view of the downtown street....More

Thank Alick T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A regular on the circuit for business meetings from the U.K. and I stumbled on this little gem after a few visits. The food has always been of a high standard so far and the service matches. It's definitely a firm favourite and worth a...More

Thank Mala N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is very good. The appetizers are a meal on their own. The chowder clearly is a full meal! My colleagues had a sampling of several items on the menu and everyone was very pleased with the food. The service was a also quite...More

Thank rjdixon5419
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our party of four enjoyed a wonderful dinner at this space. Following our beet salad we enjoyed a Shellfish Plate and a Cod platter. The presenattaion was perfect, more Boston than St John's (no offence). Warren provided an excellent level of service. My martini followed...More

Thank Tytaany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time here, great date night. Restaurant was full, service not quite perfect but overall great meal and evening. Will come again. Seafood risotto/ shellfish was great.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were 3 floors in Saltwater. Each floor had a different menu. We ate on the 2nd floor. Service-great...Food-excellent...Atmosphere-also great..I had the scallops for the appie. and they were to die for. For the main I ordered the seafsood platter - mussels/schrimp/and crab. yummie...

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend brought me for my birthday as I had never been there before. The food was fabulous...the flavours, presentation and service were phenomenal! We had the dessert trio between us with some fresh brewed coffee - perfect way to end a great day! Will...More

Thank Puddin1973
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chef creation for a vegetarian was greatly appreciated. Paid well for the creation but it was worth it to have quality fresh inspired meal. Bf enjoyed oysters, scallops and tuna main, beet salad and drinks, all top notch.

Thank Kulbi
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michaela m
31 May 2017|
Response from Peggy K | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. They are very attentive & I don't remember anything being done in any type of nut bases
29 August 2016|
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Response from CTRocks | Reviewed this property |
No. Pretty casual.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 284 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-754-5670
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Casual and comfortable dining, fresh seafood and happy hour tapas in the heart of downtown St.John's, Newfoundland.
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