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Black Salt Restaurant

13-15 The Esplanade, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
+61 3 5244 7790
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (54 reviews)
“oysters” (16 reviews)
“pork belly” (14 reviews)
Open Now
15:30 - 22:30 Hours
CUISINES
Australian, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
13-15 The Esplanade, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
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1 - 10 of 422 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ate at Black salt 3 times over our stay in Geelong. Food is presented to a high standard and matches that in quality also. Over the few visits we had the duck salad to start or the prawns to start and had the pork belly,steak...More

Thank rwandrew
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 24 celebrating our last Reunion so this was to be very special night. The room was dressed nicely with tablecloths and glassware. We were out on the covered veranda as this was a private function. The booking Manager and staff...More

Thank LizDowhaluk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose to sit out the front and had a beautiful view over the bay. Very attentive service by all of the staff. The food was delicious with generous serving sizes and the steak was cooked to perfection. It was a thoroughly enjoyable evening and...More

Thank mezzd2018
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Went on the weekend to celebrate my anniversary and had an amazing experience. We were seated out the front overlooking the bay and was just stunning. The table service was excellent, very tentative. Food was sensational!! We ordered the lamb and pork belly. Lamb was...More

Thank Tamarad1989
BaysideManager, General Manager at Black Salt Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Tamarad1989, We would like to thank you for taking the time to post your comments. Feedback from our guests is very important to us and your input helps with our continuing efforts to provide excellent service and a great meal. Thank you so much...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

excellent view over Corio Bay especially at night. Shown to table and within one minute had to shift tables as our reservation was at another table. Menu bought to table then nothing. No service so approached bar and asked if bar service or table service....More

Thank geelongpeter52
BaysideManager, General Manager at Black Salt Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear geelongpeter52, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments regarding your recent dining experience. We are constantly working on improving all aspects of our offer. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Disappointing, The wait staff were excellent but that is where it ended. The food was a disaster. Ordered stake and twice it was served over cooked. In the end my daughter ate it to stop me from taking the place apart brick by brick. They...More

Thank saxtonrv
BaysideManager, General Manager at Black Salt Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear saxonrv, Thank you for taking the time to post your review regarding your recent meal at Black Salt Restaurant Geelong. Allow me to apologise on behalf of our team for failing to meet your expectations regarding your steak on your recent visit. I have...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Went here for dinner with Friends. Had lovely new waiting staff. And the Food was delicious and plentiful. Have the Dessert, it was all good! Nice view as well.More

Thank Andrea R
BaysideManager, General Manager at Black Salt Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Andrea R, Thank you for taking the time to post your review regarding your recent dining experience. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

celebrating our daughters graduation we booked this restaurant. we found it lacking from the moment we walked in the door. Despite the grand setting on the waterfront in Geelong the service was pathetic, the food was inedible to the point that all 5 in our...More

2  Thank TheManFromIronbark
BaysideManager, General Manager at Black Salt Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Dear TheManFromIronbark, Thank you for taking the time to post your review regarding your recent meal at Black Salt Restaurant Geelong. Allow me to apologise on behalf of our team for failing to meet your expectations regarding your meals on your recent visit. I have...More

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Missed the mark on this occasion and was sooo disappointed. usually love this place.. so naturally wanted to impress my out of state grown up daughter.. She ordered the sliders which were burnt and the waiter tried to pass them off as char grilled, well...More

Thank RedTart1
BaysideManager, General Manager at Black Salt Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear RedTart1, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments regarding your recent dining experience. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologise for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using...More

Reviewed 3 February 2018

We came for drinks on a Friday night and the bartender David made us some of the house created cocktails and they were fantastic. We enjoyed the drinks and banter so much with the staff we decided to stay for dinner and we could not...More

Thank Mark N
BaysideManager, General Manager at Black Salt Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mark N, We would like to thank you for taking the time to post your comments. Feedback from our guests is very important to us and your input helps with our continuing efforts to provide excellent service and a great meal. Thank you so...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$62
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 10:30
16:00 - 22:30
Monday
06:30 - 10:30
15:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 10:30
15:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 10:30
15:30 - 22:30
Thursday
06:30 - 10:30
15:30 - 22:30
Friday
06:30 - 10:30
15:30 - 22:30
Saturday
07:00 - 10:30
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-15 The Esplanade, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  City of Greater Geelong  >  Geelong
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5244 7790
  • E-mail
Description
Perched on Geelong's magnificent foreshore Black Salt Restaurant enjoys stunning views of Corio Bay and is the perfect place to relax and enjoy fine local wine, beer and food whilst taking in the view. Perfect for couples, families or entertaining clients. Open for Breakfast and Dinner 7 days a week.
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