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A Touch of Salt

) #1 of 302 Restaurants in Townsville $$$$ , , Vegetarian Friendly
86 Ogden St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4724 4441
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
86 Ogden St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Came here with my husband to celebrate my birthday. The food was amazing, very fresh and delicious. We ordered oysters for the starters which were amazing. Had goat and Salmon for mains, and both were outstanding too. For dessert i ordered a hummingbird cake as...More

Thank Shireen2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us enjoyed an excellent 3 course meal here. The food was of very high standard and the service was also very good, even when they forgot one of our courses the staff were more than keen to make up for the slip and...More

Thank GavK32
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing night. Not usually open for business on a Sunday however this is where the wedding reception was held. Great food and service from very friendly staff. Wedding cake never tasted or looked so good. I really love this place. Well done!

Thank Laurel H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're looking for excellent service, exquisite food, top notch presentation and a classy venue for that special occasion then A Touch of Salt is the place. You are definitely not just another customer here. I cannot recommend this restaurant highly enough.

Thank shannwill
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I visited for the first time for our anniversary. Food was amazing! We have the 5 course degustation menu and it was superb. It is a must try.

Thank Nesh G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I thought our dinner was awesome know as the best restaurant in Townsville it's located in the city you won't be disappointed

Thank Dale S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely Anniversary dinner here. The staff were great, absolutely loved all the food and the atmosphere was perfect. You won't be disappointed going here!

Thank NaSAlcock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended here for a birthday bash for dinner. Lovely food, good service, nice atmosphere; odd though that the ladies toilets are outside down an alleyway. Luckily I didn't have the high heels on!

Thank l0nd0nl0uise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had been told that this place was good and certainly it will not disappoint. A large table of 9 - we were well looked after by the staff who were friendly, efficient and had a sense of humour. The menu was balanced and it...More

1  Thank cangau
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I came here tonight for dinner and all I can say is wow. The service off the two young men we received was impeccable and they were so kind. The food was just absolutely beautiful, had a 3 course meal and they...More

Thank kelseajade98
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Questions & Answers
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
5 August 2016|
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Response from Mark B | Property representative |
Unfortunately no breakfast. Howevever, we now open for lunch Wednesday to Friday.
24 March 2016|
Response from Mark B | Property representative |
Unfortunately there's no entertainment, however, we regularly hold wine dinners and festivals that feature local and international artists. Please visit the A touch of salt website for more details. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 12:00
18:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 12:00
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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