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Salty's on Alki

1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98126-2031
+1 206-937-1600
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (177 reviews)
“seafood” (169 reviews)
“salmon” (98 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98126-2031
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The view is overwhelming! Once you swallow that, take a look at the menu. Excellent clam chowder, may need a fork, but a bit salty. Is it because of the name of the restaurant? Don't worry, there are lots of other choices. I felt a...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Me and my wife visited Seattle. She previously lived in Seattle for 4 years. She always raved about this restaurant. So when we came we had to try it. We did the weekend brunch. It had a good view of the city skyline but I...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Fantastic view of Seattle across the water, and possibly the best cioppino I've ever had. However, we were seated at a corner table so dark, it was a challenge to tackle all the shellfish! I need to see the stuff, you know? Salty's also makes...More

Thank Gary N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went there for happy hour, enjoyed some apps, and drinks, and to take in the gorgeous view of the Seattle skyline. The place was great and had an excellent patio. The food and drinks were delicious, and judging by the wait the main course...More

Thank oserpatrick
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I came here for dinner. The restaurant has a great atmosphere with a beautiful view of the Seattle skyline. My husband order their chowder and he was disappointed. It didn't have a lot of flavor or a lot of clam in it....More

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not usually big on buffets, but Salty's has done them proud! I can't usually eat enough to justify the price, and this one is pricey. Since I am visiting from Colorado, I don't get all-you-can-eat seafood very often. So I just focused on...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely love this restaurant. I first visited over 20 years ago and they same level of excellent service and food remains. Great place for couples, large groups, or girls night out. Fresh seafood and a good selection of wines - can't wait until I...More

Thank ttaylor2u
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Salty's now has a 90 min time limit to eat starting at he time you are seated. Heaven forbid you are celebrating with family or friends you haven't seen in a year! And heaven forbid the friends arrive 15 min late! Ridiculous considering the cost...More

1  Thank K2121WSlaurap
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here and were lucky enough to have a great view. I had the seafood chowder and it was wonderful. Everything was very fresh and service was great. Worth a stop for good seafood.

Thank johnp36942
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here to eat before a cruise, the food was excellent, a bit pricey, we sat outside with a view overlooking the bay,,, very beautiful evening with an exciting view of Seattle

Thank 1HdRider
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1936 Harbor Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98126-2031
    (West Seattle Bridge)
  • Public Transportation: Bus or take the Elliott Bay Water Taxi from downtown Seattle Pier 50 to Seacrest Park. We're just a 5-minute walk from the pier.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-937-1600
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Located on Elliott Bay with sweeping views of the Seattle skyline, Salty's is "One of the world's great view restaurants," says a local critic. This restaurant wins annual awards for the Nation's Best Sunday brunch, Seattle's best seafood, best view restaurant, best outdoor dining. Whether dressed up or casual, in the dining room, on the deck, or in private dining rooms, guests love Salty's for fresh Northwest seafood, wild Alaskan salmon and halibut in season, live Dungeness crab, fresh Northwest oysters, clams and mussels, USDA prime charbroiled steaks, gourmet lunch salads and sandwiches and refreshing creative cocktails. Live music in the Cafe-Bar Mondays and Fridays. Happy Hour from 3:00 to 6:00 pm Monday to Friday, Cafe-Bar only.
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