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The Salty Pig

#106 of 2,385 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Back Bay
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130 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116-5118
617-536-6200
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11:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Wed 11:30 - 00:00
Thu - Sat 11:30 - 01:00
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Having been to Salty before I enjoyed he restaurant. Sadly, we took pizzas out and by the time I got them home it was not good. However, I will say the Pizza was hot and steamy when I picked it up. I like the pizza in house but I think I should have gotten the charcuteri instead.

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Thank lindseywineangel
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We ate here for lunch on a Saturday. Choices at that time were four types of Charcuterie boards, pizza, and salads. Two of the four in our group have celiac disease and, while there were no stated gluten free options, a lot of salads and charcuterie are naturally gf and they provided gf crackers instead of the bread. I would... More 

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Thank Ed G
Montclair, New Jersey
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Late dinners aren't easy to find in Boston and we usually eat after 8. We found The Salty Pig when looking for pizza close to our hotel. The menu is limited for a full dinner but the abundance of selections of charcuterie, cheeses, appetizers and pizzas more than complement the dinner selections. Everything is freshly prepared, superior quality and beautifully... More 

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Thank GregandRosann
kent
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218 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A very busy buzzy bar with a great atmosphere. The food was so good and tasty, the wine very nice and a huge variety, as were the craft beers. The cheese board and charcuterie boards were fantastic I think we had three! Cant wait to go back.

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Thank fivestarKent
Sydney, Canada
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359 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Salty Pig was a great choice for an early casual dinner on the Boston Marathon weekend. You could feel the excitement building for the marathon as runners were out in force meeting up with friends for a meal in this neighbourhood charcuterie. The roasted bone marrow with spaghetti squash was absolutely delicious as were the roasted sweet potatoes. The... More 

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Thank Aafia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So glad my boyfriend found this while looking up places! I was set to leave on a flight at 12 but my boyfriend was staying. He said let's check out this place the reviews are great and I rebooked for a 5pm flight. So glad I got to go to this place! Amazing atmosphere, amazing service at the bar and... More 

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Stuart, Florida
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I just had one of the best lunches ever at The Salty Pig. We started with the Chef's Selection cheese board. I also asked for some brie and dig jam which aren't in the lunch menu but our waitress was so sweet she got it for us. We both wanted pizza so they accommodated us but letting us do half... More 

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Fredericton, Canada
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137 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for trendy millenials as there were loads of them here during a mid-week. They serve craft beer and the menu is designed more for appetizers or plate sharing than I would say as a sit down restaurant. I enjoyed it for a change and all I had was their local charcuterie ham which was delicious but for me,... More 

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Thank coachboon
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, great atmosphere. The 'salted pig & stinky cheese' selections were excellent. Apparently the place is also popular with the non-pork crowd: our neighbors on both sides opted for vegetarian fare and seemed to enjoy it. Good wine selection, friendly service.

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Thank Katja K
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Loved it the first time, definitely plan on being back soon! The charcuterie board was spot on but, I will probably skip the Salty Pig sandwich on the return.

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Thank Ashley J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 01:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116-5118
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: 617-536-6200
Description
Located in Back Bay/ South End

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Back Bay

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Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques – as well as every other kind of store imaginable – all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice weather, restaurant patio seating is packed with Bostonians and tourists alike soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the food. Commonwealth Ave offers a beautiful stroll down residential tree-lined streets. Keep walking towards the Charles River and enjoy a beautiful view by the water. In warmer months, people run and bike on paths running along the esplanade, and sail and kayak on the Charles River. Boylston street, also full of shops, bars, and restaurants, is the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Head towards Copley Square and check out the Boston Public Library, which is particularly beautiful from the Dartmouth street entrance.
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