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Sea Salt sushi and seafood cafe

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Lygon Street
Japanese, Seafood, Fast food, Sushi, Australian
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364 Lygon Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
+61 3 9347 4777
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Canada
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851 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We came across this place on our trip on the hop on hop off bus when it stopped on lygon st. the platter is great, we had the grilled fish with calamari and prawns. It was good yo share. The fish was fresh and tender and the chips were perfectly made. Really enjoyed the lunch. The skewer is also good

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Thank haileythegolden
Moama, Australia
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72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Sushi and seafood Cafe's are the home to King Prawns, Calimari, Cray Crabs, Schnapper, Crayfish, Rock Lobster and many other specials on a wide range each week.

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Thank paw100550
Melbourne, Australia
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Decided to try this fish n' chip & sushi shop in Lygon Street, they service beer & wine which is great. Menu has plenty to choose from and you won't be disappointed. Staff are friendly, food was great and fresh.

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Thank EucalyptDrive
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I couldn't eat here enough on a recent Melbourne stay and i would have eaten here more if it wasn't for meeting friends for dinner!! I absolutely loved the boa, the sushi & the barramundi grilled fish n chips was mouth watering, everything we had was super fresh and delish!!! I may need to move just to be close to... More 

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Thank Cat F
Geelong, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We needed a quick, inexpensive and easy meal after seeing a movie at Nova on a very warm night and Sea Salt was a good choice. Staff were friendly and helpful and there were inside and outside eating options - we chose outside because it was quite busy and noisy inside. Service was prompt (considering it was busy) and the... More 

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Thank Barb C
Singapore, Singapore
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Nice place to have fresh F&Cs! Would recommend the grilled Barramundi and the fried pineapple. Pretty nice. If you are in the area, worth popping by for lunch.

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Thank Jermiez
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Good sushi, fast service. Handy little stop for lunch if you're looking for a break from the Italian of Lygon St!

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Thank Dan U
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Two doors from Nova Cinema. Go traditional with deep fried battered fish packs or try the healthier grilled fish options with 4 different marinades:Asian, Citrus, Mediterranean or South American. The fish meal starts from $7.90 for fish of the day. Sides are optional with choices like corn on cob, brown rice, salads and fries. Prices for sides range from $2.80... More 

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Thank Christine L
Melbourne
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

This was our first sit down meal visit and we will return. Good value freshly cooked seafood served promptly, with the option of a glass of wine - just what is needed before a movie!

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Thank ConstantTraveller77
Footscray, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Sea Salt is vastly improved with the store being bigger and renovated. They now have fresh oysters, bugers and are licensed. But sorry sushi (we had spicy prawn and spicy tuna) really was so tasteless.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$19
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Fast food, Sushi, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 364 Lygon Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Lygon Street
  • Neighbourhood: Lygon Street
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9347 4777

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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 Lygon Street

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Lygon Street
If you want real parmesan, cut from the block, grated over your pasta with a twist of style, this is the place. Until recently, this neighbourhood was home to the notorious ‘Carlton Crew,’ a pseudo mafia who started their day with a local espresso. They are gone, but the espresso still runs strong in this Little Italy which has something for everyone. Starched white tablecloths, candles, pizza the way they do it "back home" and maybe even a bit of amore. The number of gelato choices will leave you in a state of indecision and wide footpaths, big awnings and a sea of packed tables makes this al fresco dining experience a continental buzz. Even if you’re not eating, it’s worth the stroll just for the people-watching, which, of course, is an Italian tradition.
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