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Fresh Salt

2 Bridge St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2502
+1 860-388-1111
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (68 reviews)
“cioppino” (20 reviews)
“pasta station” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
2 Bridge St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2502
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1 - 10 of 717 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Recently, I enjoyed a casual weekday lunch with my mother and aunt at Fresh Salt. For all the online hype that I saw, I was slightly disappointed. I found the food satisfying and delicious... but I've definitely tasted better. However, the service, the views, and...More

Thank LuluAAdventures
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overpriced food very poor service. dont care for the 6 or 9 ounce glass of wine. there are much better options in Old Saybrook.More

Thank Crystal T
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Crystal- Thank you for sharing your feedback. I'd love the opportunity to hear about your experience in more detail, specifically about the ways we failed to execute a high level of service. Please contact me directly at your convenience. Thank you, Gregory Wool Director of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great lunch with close friends. Food was good, Servers did not rush you out the door. Price is moderately high but worth the view.More

1  Thank lsullivan353
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

lsullivan- Thank you for the five star review and for describing the food, the atmosphere and the service you received. I'm glad you felt these combined to justify the price. Join us again any time; it is our pleasure. Sincerely, Gregory Wool Saybrook Point Inn,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you eat brunch here, plan for it to be the only meal you eat. Wide variety of choices- all delicious! Friendly service with a nice atmosphere and if you’re lucky a view of the marina.

1  Thank LynneN140
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Lynne- Thank you for your review! We hold brunch every Sunday, so we hope to see you again soon! Warmly, Gregory Wool Director of Operations Saybrook Point Inn, Marina & Spa 860.3391.1336 greg@saybrook.com

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is excellent. Unfortunately as hotel guests they wouldn’t even let us wait to get a table. Luckily we don’t mind the bar. The cocktails were really great, the sriracha calamari was great. He had the veal, I had the lamb. Both excellent!More

1  Thank Sarah M
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Sarah- Thank you for your five star review! The sriracha calamari is a perennial favorite. I'm sorry we couldn't accommodate you at at able, but am thrilled that you enjoyed your meal at the bar. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Gregory Wool...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love it, Kristi was so friendly and our bartenders Dean Martin & Peter Marshall were awesome! Great cocktails and fun conversation! Can’t wait to go back! Definitely sit at the bar!

1  Thank Lisa O
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Lisa- Thank you for your review! I'll pass along your comments to Kristi, Dean and Peter. We hope to see you again many times. Sincerely, Gregory Wool Director of Operations Saybrook Point Inn, Marina & Spa 860.339.1336 greg@saybrook.com

Reviewed 16 October 2018

This was the first visit for us. The food was prepared to perfection--especially the scallops, and our shrimp appetizer. The desserts are bakery-perfect too. Our server was clearly trained and experienced--always available but never hovering. We had an indoor table next to the window, overlooking...More

1  Thank YayaMary
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

YayaMary- What a kind review! Thank you for sharing your post; it appears the quality of the food, sweet and savory, along with the view and level of service made you feel your time and money were well spent. We're very gratified to hear that....More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

My niece had given us a gift certificate to Fresh Salt over a year ago. We finally went there for our birthdays. We arrived for our 5:30 PM reservation and were seated at a beautiful corner table facing the water. Our waitress, Marcy, was excellent...More

1  Thank VinMar_10
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

VinMar- Thank you for your five star review! The baked oysters are wonderful new addition to the menu.Congratulations on your birthday celebrations. We hope to see you again soon. Warmly, Gregory Wool Director of Operations Saybrook Point Inn, Marina & Spa 860.339.1336 greg@saybrook.com

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing views of the marina, beautiful outside patio, perfect place to dine! I got this amazing Lobster Grilled Cheese, clam chowder and their own thin potato chips. Service was great!More

1  Thank 379carolinel
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Caroline- Good morning! Thank you for taking the time to post a positive review; I'm glad you could dine al fresco and enjoy your food and the ambiance. Please join us again soon; if you have any suggestions on how we can make your next...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018

Ate here twice and enjoyed both meals. The service was friendly and swift. Their lobster roll was great as was their clam chowder.More

1  Thank S D
SaybrookPTGM, Director of Operations at Fresh Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

SD- Thank you for your review! It's great positive feedback knowing your experience was that of having good service and tasty food. If you have any suggestions on how we might improve your experience next time, please feel free to reach out to me. Thank...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$38
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Bridge St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2502 (Formerly Terra Mar Grill)
    (Route 154)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-388-1111
  • E-mail
Description
Fresh Salt is more than just a restaurant; it is a place to enjoy another's company and experience the breathtaking views of the Long Island Sound quietly intertwined with the Connecticut River. Utilizing the chef's simple yet high quality approach, the fresh and seasonal local ingredients of Connecticut are transformed into beautifully inspired dishes.
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