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The Salty Dog Hotel and Bistro

10/12 Seacliff Road, Bangor BT20 5EY, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9127 0696
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (24 reviews)
“scotch egg” (6 reviews)
“beef” (14 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Soups, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10/12 Seacliff Road, Bangor BT20 5EY, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Free pink sparkly wine undrinkable . Starter was lovely main course a let down . Steak very fatty and over cooked

Thank Imelda M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had been looking forward to our first visit to The Salty Dog only to be disappointed. I had the steak .. sorry for £26 I expected a lot better. The steak was small and a bit hard to cut into . Sauce had a sharpness...More

Thank 12_Molly_12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location, nice breakfast, just need to teach their staff to smile a bit. Also you can bring your pets with you which is ok by us but some people wouldn’t like this.

Thank LoveFood70
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What's not to like? Well trained friendly knowledgeable staff, great service, really good food at sensible prices. Couldn't fault a single thing.

Thank Al94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having left another restaurant due to the bad quality of food we came to The Salty Dog for dessert and coffees. It was very busy but the waitress managed to get us a table in the more casual area. Our coffee and desserts were delicious....More

Thank Samantha W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff welcomed us on a Sunday morning as we breakfasted heartily with our dog. There is an area designated for dog lovers and their pets. Dogs are provided with a towel a bowl of water and a biscuit treat by the attentive staff. Go...More

Thank 963james432
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The 5.00 lunch is awesome,food fabulous and staff very pleasant and helpful .a must to go to you’ll love it belinda

Thank undertakerbee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really wanted to say thanks for the *fantastic* service and food we had for a big birthday party today. It was top notch. Between repeated requests for more juice, dropped forks, more wine glasses!, people changing seats and the rest. And of course keeping and...More

Thank 43people
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined here recently as part of our [special] wedding anniversary celebrations. Food very good from an interesting menu. Service very good by the friendly, helpful and professional Samantha and Sarah. Recommended

Thank Bill L
Kenneth S, Owner at The Salty Dog Hotel and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for you kind comments. Will make sure to pass them on to Sam, sarah and the kitchen team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food / excellent service/ lovely menu We hadn’t booked a table but they were able to squeeze us in .... my husband and I were both pleased with our meal

Thank Joanne B
Kenneth S, Owner at The Salty Dog Hotel and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Really glad you enjoyed it. Date nights are really imprtant and we are always glad when they go well!

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Questions & Answers
Ruth M
23 February 2016|
Response from Kenneth S | Property representative |
The menu is based on our a la carte, however, whatever meal you come for, whether our tasting menus or something else, we are happy to deal with any dietary requirements you may have.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$80
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10/12 Seacliff Road, Bangor BT20 5EY, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9127 0696
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  • This restaurant is at The Salty Dog Hotel & Bistro
Situated on Bangor seafront with views over Belfast Lough The Salty Dog Hotel & Bistro prides itself on using local produce to create traditional and contemporary dishes with a twist.From bar snacks, to classic pub food and bistro dishes, as well as our a la carte, we work with local producers to bring the best of Irish Ingredients to the plate; breakfast, lunch, dinner and everything in-between.
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