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Salt Lick

147 Zhongshan Road, Hualien County 97048, Taiwan
+886 3 833 2592
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (28 reviews)
“ribs” (65 reviews)
“fries” (23 reviews)
Opens in 11 min
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
147 Zhongshan Road, Hualien County 97048, Taiwan
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1 - 10 of 271 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Their taste of music is definetely good! And not loudly. The restaurant owner ask for our order personally himself so that's very nice of him. And the staff are nice as well. They have many selections. We had salad with solmon, and kansas steak. Both...More

Thank Hasan K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Frankly to say, the tasty doesn't same as I have had in buffalo and montreal. Only the portion of dishes are quite enough so that you won't worry about that you would starve when you finish their meals. The pictures I ordered as below.

1  Thank chienwinston
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

My second time visiting hualien this year. This time went for the ribs and they were good. A little bit of resistance but able to pull the bone out clean too. I think a different sauce then the pulled pork but they were both good....More

Thank Danielle L
Ben M, Owner at Salt Lick, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the positive feedback. We hope see you again soon :)

Reviewed 2 November 2017

We went to the Salt Lick for lunch. The restaurant is air conditioned, which ptovided welcome relief from the heat of the day. We had the spicey pulled pork and the beef brisket sandwiches with fries. The portions were generour, the meat had great barbecue...More

1  Thank MRichardson2014
Ben M, Owner at Salt Lick, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping by and enjoying the pulled pork and brisket :)

Reviewed 22 October 2017

We didn't feel like Taiwanese beef noodle or dumplings after getting caught in the a typhoon on our way to Hualien from Taipei, so we went to Salt Lick for some proper protein. The steaks were on the pricey side, so we each went for...More

1  Thank NatalieHoang
Ben M, Owner at Salt Lick, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Natalie, thanks for the review. We're glad you found us and enjoyed all our protein :)

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

This is by far the most disappointed I've been in a restaurant. The food looks great and with the high prices, you trust that you'll love what you'll get. The food quality is really low, if any. My friend even sent his back to the...More

Thank Luyandza D
Ben M, Owner at Salt Lick, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

We cut our french fries every day from whole potatoes and they're cooked skin-on. This group was quite vocal about their surprise of our style of fries, which is our most popular side dish. We happily took them off the bill. We were a bit...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Very delicious food, I ordered the beef brisket sandwich and the taste was amazing . However the onion rings were a bit oily for my taste.

Thank Hamid A
Ben M, Owner at Salt Lick, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thanks for coming and enjoying the brisket. We'll keep an eye on the onion rings.

Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

I felt compelled to share this glowing endorsement from my seven year old Son. During dinner my Son exclaimed "I think this is the best meal I've had in my life". Ha, he clearly enjoyed the beef brisket and ate all the beef and most...More

1  Thank belinda292015
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I have eaten a lot of burgers. The beef brisket was one of the best. My fiance found a bit of plastic in hers but wasn't much of a downer. More of a surprise

Thank AlexTravelStuff
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Had the brisket sandwich which had a good Smokey flavour and the fried were great. I would suggest to the owners that they should provide a home made bbq sauce that customers could put on fiercest if they choose to. Good selection of beers and...More

Thank TravellingTTs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 Zhongshan Road, Hualien County 97048, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Hualien County
  • Phone Number: +886 3 833 2592
  • E-mail
Description
American owned and operated smoked barbecue restaurant and pub. Our three specialty dishes are Carolina pulled pork, Kansas City baby back ribs and Texas beef brisket. All of our sauces and sides are made in-house. We also have draught beer and a good selection of whiskies. Indoor and outdoor seating available. Open late.
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