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A Touch of Salt

$$$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
86 Ogden St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4724 4441
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
86 Ogden St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked well over a month ago for a special anniversary dinner for my wife and I . Hadn’t been for a few years and was really looking forward to our night . Started well , ordered 2 lovely reds and chose the 5 course degustation...More

Thank Dean D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Touch of Salt remains the one constant in an ever changing world...the food and service is always outstanding as it was this visit. We tried the 5 course Degustation menu...it was amazing! Touch of Salt is our favourite place to celebrate special occasions.

Thank Huxley T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Megs and I celebrated my 60th here last Friday night. We have probably attended A Touch of Salt 12 – 15 times over the last 4 years and the standard has never wavered. The food is superb, and the standard of service is exceptional. It...More

Thank mickb1958
Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent location which caters for small or large crowds. Always book if possible as it does become extremely busy especially on a Friday night. Excellent food at a reasonable price. Staff are friendly and client focused. Highly recommended

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First night in Townsville and a long trip an just wanted something special close. Great service best in a while i have had with a relaxing setting ( great night for alfresco). The menu was n the money and the Wine List matched beautifully. Pleasantly...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We chose the 4 course degustation, and although there was a bit of a wait between each course, the food well and truly made up for it. Cooked and plated to perfection. The staff were really friendly and could not do enough for you. Our...More

Thank Olivia R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a beautiful meal. Usually in a restaurant, there's one part you can fault in a dish, and I couldn't fault one thing on this night. Just amazing.

Thank Ginaluvs2travel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were met at the door by a very engaging waiter and shown to our table. I couldn't fault the waiters, the food or the drinks. We were pampered and treated to a great night of wining and dining. I would recommend this restaurant to...More

Thank T0bybb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I went to Touch of Salt on Saturday Night. Arrived an hour early for our booking so we could enjoy a few drinks outside around the wine barrels. The drinks were amazing and and the rest of the night would continue to...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

6 of us dined here & all loved the food,the service and the ambiance. Rated highly in Townsville & lived up to its reputation. I would go there again if in the area. It lived up to the better restaurants of Brisbane.

Thank bronniemac
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Danette L
29 November 2017|
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Response from greg c | Reviewed this property |
I suggest that you contact the restaurant direct I am sure that they would be more than happy to develop a menu you will not forget good luck
Bill M
16 November 2017|
Response from mark b | Property representative |
Yes, all major credit cards are accepted.
Jen C
6 October 2016|
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Response from mark b | Property representative |
Hi Jen, Unfortunately we're closed Monday evenings. Tuesday to Saturday the kitchen is open until 9:30. Thanks, Mark Brine Owner A touch of salt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Ogden St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4724 4441
  • E-mail
Soak up waterfront views in style, perched on the edge of Ross Creek at A Touch of Salt restaurant, accessed from Ogden Street. A Touch of Salt has an area to suit many an occasion, whether meeting for casual coffee catch-ups under the verandah, holding lunchtime business meetings indoors or enjoying an ambient evening out on the deck, dining under the stars. A collection of ever-evolving menus are complemented by an impressively stocked wine cellar to suit dishes bursting with the flavours of seasonal ingredients, each artfully plated to please the eye.
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