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Radisson Blu Hotel GRT Chennai, 531 GST Road | Saint Thomas Mount, Chennai (Madras) 600016, India
+91 44 2231 0101
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Boston, Massachusetts
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Salt is a fresh modern design. The breakfast buffet was outstanding and the chefs station offered freshly prepared items. I usually get the dosa masala for morningtime. At dinner time instead of the buffet, they offered a limited menu which was just superb. Sliced watermelon on a salted ice slab, delicious nachos, and many non Indian items. Although i love... More 

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Panjim, India
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125 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Recently visited the place with my family. The food was excellent with great ambience and equally good service. Whether vegetarian or non vegetarian, Indian or Chinese or Japanese, the taste was simply awesome. Loved every bite I had here. Yes, the place is definitely expensive. But then, good food makes up for it.

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Edinburgh
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

Highly recommend eating here, as they offer Eastern and Western food and a lot of choice. Very friendly and accommodating staff. They even did a choreographed dance for us during lunch! The dosas and idly are especially delicious.

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Pune
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

We had our buffet breakfast at this restaurant before checking out.The spread is huge but the service is a little slow. My order for Waffles took more than 15 minutes to be delivered.

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Pune, India
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86 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We went for a team dinner at the Salt while in Chennai. My local hosts recommended this place for its food and hospitality. The restaurant gets it name from its unique concept - rock salt collection from far and wide. Furthermore they serve food on Himalayan rock salt slabs. Pretty unique eh! Now to the basics Ambience - 4/5 The... More 

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Mumbai
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192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We went for buffet lunch to Radiston Blu and to Salt Co 531 which is a theme restauarnt. All cooking is done on salt pieces from mountains in Himalya. This means salt used is minimal and also quite healthy. Cncept is first explained and then buffeet starts. The spread is good; desserts nice choice. It is a tad expensve and... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Stopped here for a quick lunch before catching a movie @ Palazzo. Good food, although on the costlier side. Helpful staff and wonderful ambiance.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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305 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I enjoyed my dinner at the Salt Co. 531 restaurant. We were in a hurry and had literally an hour before I had to be at the airport. They expedited everything and delivered the food to us at an astonishingly fast rate. The items I enjoyed the most include the deep fried shrimp with honey sauce and the mash potatoes... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

I was taken to this restaurant by my Host who had suggested that this was different. It is on the ground floor of Radisson Blu hotel. Sitting ambience was good. There was a large crowd. The restaurant prepares food on mineral salt slabs procured from various exotic places around the world. They add no extra salt. The Chef first comes... More 

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India
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10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Nice place for a drink or two. Attentive staff. The finger food provided with your drink is amazing and may easily replace a meal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Radisson Blu Hotel GRT Chennai, 531 GST Road | Saint Thomas Mount, Chennai (Madras) 600016, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai (Madras)
  • Phone Number: +91 44 2231 0101
Description
Salt Co 531 is conceived as an eclectic and quirky family restaurant with a strong personality in a comfortable laid -back bohemian ambience to let loose and relax. 15 Original Gourmet sea salts harvested organically from all around the world which add the inspired twist to the comfort food . We also have a "Semellier" (as a sommelier is to wines) who is an expert in the knowledge of Salts to match the Gourmet salts with different recipes to enhance the meal experience. We have Pink Himalayan Salt blocks from the 16th Century mineshaft in Pakistan to cook Chef's Signature recipes with minimum of oil which makes them very healthy. We also offer Volcanic Lava stones for cooking chef's signature recipes with one of the oldest methods of cooking on a hot stone

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