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Salina Restaurant

626 Pacific Hwy, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
+61 2 4945 3005
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork belly” (14 reviews)
“penne” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
626 Pacific Hwy, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Ate there over the weekend. The food was fresh and the menu comprehensive. Though thought the dishes were more modern fusion than traditional italian. Cooked well but not outstanding as the reviews led me to believe.

Thank cchb55
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We dined here on a Tuesday evening and we couldn't fault the food. Lots to choose from the menu and also the specials board. Will definitely be back. Well done!

1  Thank JenSaraAustralia
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Partner and I ate here after seeing all the great reviews. I ordered the “spirale” - chicken, sweet potato and pesto pasta...and it was unexpectedly bad. The sauce had no flavour. I can’t even describe how disappointed I was, I couldn’t even finish it. Upside...More

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Have driven past many times and it looked fine. Like a normal restaurant, but when I found out it also had a large alfresco dining area I had to try it out. Good move on our part. Great Italian food, super fresh and plentiful seafood,...More

2  Thank stibbo1958
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Our group of five have just enjoyed a fabulous dinner at this wonderful restaurant. So much flavour in every dish. We were blown away with this sublime place. Lovely friendly and efficient staff, attentive service from the owner, great ambience and fabulous meals. The interior...More

2  Thank Karen O
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Came here on recommendation from this site and looked forward to some quality pasta. The restaurant itself is quite large with a courtyard at the back which had a lovely laid back setting. The front of the restaurant seemed more formal. The staff seemed to...More

Thank AustTrail
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Actually my wife took me out to dinner recently to Salinas. We love Italian food and Salinas did not disappoint. The food was great, service top quality, and the atmosphere was pleasant. We would highly recommend this restaurant for a nice dinner together.

2  Thank CKeithEdwards
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Staff friendly but food very ordinary. Over priced for quality of food. My husband had the prawn pot which was a very small serve and ordinary flavours. Definitely not worth over $30. My seafood marinara was a big serve but not much seafood and much...More

Thank MichnDave
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

In my opinion Salina Restaurant would be the about best eatery we have this side of the Lake and maybe the other side too. I have’t had anything less than an excellent experience here and it’s our “go to” for special occasions or when we...More

1  Thank Andyjam2110
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We were up the coast staying at Caves Beach when we were recommended this restaurant by a local. Being a Saturday a imagined it would be hard to get a reservation however to our good luck we were able to get a table @ 8pm....More

1  Thank SidBatmann
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$24
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 626 Pacific Hwy, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Lake Macquarie  >  Belmont
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4945 3005
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Modern Italian with gourmet pizzas
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