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A Touch of Salt

₱₱₱₱, , Vegetarian Friendly
86 Ogden St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4724 4441
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 28 min
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CUISINES
Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱₱₱
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LOCATION
86 Ogden St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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1 - 10 of 629 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Often you visit a restaurant and think it will be a while before you go back. Not this one. Everything about it was first class especially for Townsville. Great ambiance, not noisy so we could hear each other without shouting, friendly and knowledgeable waitresses, great...More

Thank jaynedalton
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had an outdoor table which gets beautiful sea breezes (not hot at all). We have been here many times - the wine list is always very good - & they also gave many other bottles not on the list which they offer if you...More

Thank map6
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is my second visit to this restaurant and it has gotten even better. The food is amazing - seriously you need to try one of their deserts. The service is excellent - the staff are smiling and very happy to help you. Make it...More

Thank JLO186
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a special occasion dinner here and the food was very impressive,the menu is very tempting ,not quite sure where to start,choice is very varied.Staff very friendly but also very professional.Good night out.

Thank zoeTownsville
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful restaurant with great service. In the city so convenient for travellers. Has indoor and outdoor seating available! A Townsville must especially for special occasions.

Thank Terry R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely balance of highly professional but relaxed fine food and service in a beautiful venue with great atmosphere. In the city centre so easy to get to. At the upper end of prices in Townsville but well worth the money. Highly recommend esp for a...More

Thank jlyneham5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although not a regular, dining at 'A Touch of Salt' is a classy affair. A beautiful menu (and sometimes set courses and wines are available), good environment and personal service - by staff who are able to tell you about the dishes on offer. Indoor...More

Thank BJ47a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful restaurant with great service. It’s at the top end of eats so tend to visit for special occasions which is great as it has never disappointed. If you haven’t tried it yet I can fully vouch for the excellent food and service you’ll...More

Thank SuzieII
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is original and innovative. Women of Achievement luncheon where chef Michael created outstanding dishes with products of the guests. Cannot speak highly enough of the quality. Tantalising creations you won’t find anywhere else. A must try restaurant !!

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Beautiful location right on the river, the food was amazing, every dish was a work of art and the customer service was excellent, we will be back.

1  Thank tpemmelaar
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Danette L
29 November 2017|
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Response from greg c | Reviewed this property |
I suggest that you contact the restaurant direct I am sure that they would be more than happy to develop a menu you will not forget good luck
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Bill M
16 November 2017|
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Response from mark b | Property representative |
Yes, all major credit cards are accepted.
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Jen C
6 October 2016|
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Response from mark b | Property representative |
Hi Jen, Unfortunately we're closed Monday evenings. Tuesday to Saturday the kitchen is open until 9:30. Thanks, Mark Brine Owner A touch of salt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$31
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Ogden St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4724 4441
  • E-mail
Description
Soak up waterfront views in style, perched on the edge of Ross Creek at A Touch of Salt restaurant, accessed from Ogden Street. A Touch of Salt has an area to suit many an occasion, whether meeting for casual coffee catch-ups under the verandah, holding lunchtime business meetings indoors or enjoying an ambient evening out on the deck, dining under the stars. A collection of ever-evolving menus are complemented by an impressively stocked wine cellar to suit dishes bursting with the flavours of seasonal ingredients, each artfully plated to please the eye.
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