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Saltie Girl

281 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116-2805
+1 617-267-0691
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“salmon belly” (11 reviews)
“snow crab” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
281 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116-2805
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in town for a conference in the Back Bay Area, and wanted to meet my nephews for dinner, one of them recommended this place. Upon arrival I was surprised there we so few tables, and it was first come first serve, and only...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Good things come in small packages-though their plan to expand will be welcomed if the attention to details and quality continue. We loved our brunch at Saltie girl. Quaint location and nice variety! We shared a hot buttered lobster roll, sushi roll with crab, lobster...More

Thank FerrariWidow
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Small bars doing short order cooking of seafood or fancying up canned sardines has become a staple of Spanish foodie life from Barcelona, to Valencia (market) to Santiago. Salty girls reflects on these seafood bars to create a great atmosphere and even more delicious food...More

Thank Lazarus M
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I first tried this restaurant when it opened. We loved the vibe, the food, and the space. We go back every few months (or more) for a special occasion, as it is a pricey meal out. The past few times have been...More

1  Thank raybay18
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We went for brunch--hard to get in otherwise! huge menu of opportunities if you like seafood, very extensive menu. Loved the vibe--small enough to feel special. we had oysters, sardines, and a assortment of salmon, trout and white fish pates. all delicious. the only I...More

Thank vjlatraverse
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Some excellent food (and some OK food). Cute place, obviously specializing in fine seafood. Small place, and they don't take reservations. Seating at the bar was a bit cramped, and I kept bumping elbows with the person next to me, despite practically sitting in my...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Cute little restaurant with Spanish tile backed bar and an unusual collection of liquors to boot. We had a lovely dinner of Torched Salmon Belly, Charred Octopus, Ipswich Clams and Bar Harbor Mussels. A lot of seafood, but it was delicious! Would love to go...More

Thank SolangeI
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We went for brunch on a Sunday morning with two other couples. Squeezed into a booth for four. We started with two dozen oysters and Bloody Mary. I had the burger. Very tasty. A few folks had the eggs Benedict over salmon. Wonderful wonderful. Another...More

Thank shem01
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I have been to Boston twice and was lucky enough to get here both times. If you like seafood and don't mind paying for quality this is a great find. The lobster and waffle is a great New England spin on comfort food and the...More

Thank Aaron_Frombach
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We read about Saltie Girl online and couldn't help but brave the 2 hour wait for one of the best meals in town! (by the way, the 2 hour wait IS REAL - it's not one of those that ends up only being 1 hour)...More

Thank XCrun12345
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Response from Eliane E | Reviewed this property |
They do not, there are smaller plates but in my opinion it is an adult place, all seafood and a bar, it's not something children would enjoy. It's not setup for that purpose at all.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 281 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116-2805
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-267-0691
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