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Vintage Salt - Upper Street

Vintage Salt - Upper Street, 189 Upper Street, London, N1 1RQ +44 2081281163

(((() British
Main course: £20
Food spend: £35
Opening hours
Monday to Sunday: 12:00 - 00:00

good service good food good atmosphere and reasonable priced. I had pie and mash and my wife had fish and chips both excellent

Steve Reynolds 05 December 2016
from London

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Vintage Salt offers a gourmet take on some of the nation’s most treasured dishes. This restaurant in Islington is headed up by a team boasting stints at some of London’s best restaurants, including Scott’s, Le Caprice and The Ivy.

Fresh seafood classics take centre stage on The Vintage Salt menu. Favourites like fish finger buttie with garden peas are joined by the likes of Scottish scampi tails, fish pie with smoked Cheddar crust, and baked Cornish cock crab. International flavours feature in the likes of shrimp burger with spicy tartare and tiger prawns with pickled chilli dressing. For non-seafood dishes, try salted beef with dumplings and USDA rib-eye with Rockefeller sauce.

Vintage Salt in Islington also offers indulgence in the form of a knickerbocker glory and a warming bramley apple and walnut cobbler. An impressive wine list comprises bottles from around the world, whilst creative cocktails are created at the bar. The breakfast menu adds some finesse to hearty classics, with the likes of Cornish crab and chilli omelette, or Manx kippers on toast with horseradish and poached egg available.

Filled with reclaimed pieces and private leather-clad booths, Vintage Salt in London is a 6-minute walk from Highbury & Islington Tube Station.

Vintage Salt - Upper Street

Vintage Salt - Upper Street, 189 Upper Street, London, N1 1RQ

Contact +44 2032270979
Reservations +44 2081281163

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Customer reviews for Vintage Salt - Upper Street

4.5 (((() (based on 19 reviews)
94% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (15)
  • lunch (10)
  • value (6)
  • trendy (5)
  • child friendly (4)
  • entertainment (2)
  • breakfast (1)
  • large parties (1)
  • romantic (1)
  • ((((( 5 December 2016 by Steve Reynolds from London

    good service good food good atmosphere and reasonable priced. I had pie and mash and my wife had fish and chips both excellent

  • ((*** 19 November 2016 by Michael Samuels from London

    Nice Food, but the service is sooo slow. Pleasant staff, but 35 mins to bring the first course?

  • ((((( 14 June 2016 by Nikki Berkley from London

    Really lovely place. Delicious meal, friendly staff. Reasonably priced too. Will come again

  • ((((* 11 June 2016 by Gary from London Borough of Hackney

    A well balanced menu and friendly and efficient service.

  • ((((( 5 June 2016 by Jane Robertson from London Borough of Islington

    A lovely relaxed birthday meal. Heartily welcomed and well looked after all evening by cheerful and efficient staff.Cosy ambience with food distinctly a cut above. Duck egg & asparagus delicious as was a monkfish & scallops main. Birthday boy opted for trad fish & chips & wasn't disappointed. A light & zesty picpoul went down well too.

  • ((((( 28 March 2016 by Allan Newton from Lindon

    The standard Fish, Chips and Mushy Peas stand up to snywhere else in the country.

  • ((((( 27 March 2016 by Patricia Davey from London Borough of Islington

    Enjoyed the evening the food was excellent. Service very good. Choice of various fish dishes , but the Cod and chips the very best. Will definitely go again, its the
    second time we have had Dinner there. Thank you for a lovely evening. Pat

  • ((((* 21 March 2016 by Vanessa Bingham from London Borough of Islington

    Great food, yummy oysters and fish and chips. Perfect mushy peas! Very attentive service
    Music a bit loud for conversation.
    Will go again

  • ((((* 7 February 2016 by Andrew Western from London

    Nice fish and chips and the staff were wonderful

  • ((((( 25 January 2016 by Florence Jop from London

    We change the table to be more comfortable , best Fish and chips

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