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Salute Restaurant

83 Main Street, Greytown 5712, New Zealand
+64 6-304 9825
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (95 reviews)
“pizza” (36 reviews)
“pork belly” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
83 Main Street, Greytown 5712, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointed :-( Ordered garlic bread as a starter and the mains arrived about two minutes later and were squashed on to the table for two along with our wine and water glasses. We had to stack plates to get to everything. The mains were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Janigel
SaluteGreytown, Owner at Salute Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi. It is unfortunate to hear you did not enjoy your experience. However, we are very confused with your review. We do not serve "Mains" at our restaurant and have not done so for the past two months. Our menus were updated both in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tapas, very good. Asked for the dryest pinot gris.. Got it I think, evaporated off the palate in a second or less. Service efficient, ambience not bad at all. Why an average rating? Because some of the staff, congregated around the bar, engaged in profane...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TonyFromHackney
SaluteGreytown, Owner at Salute Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to alert us to your experience. While we appreciate the positive comments, we are disappointed to hear about the behaviours and profanity used in front of you and other guests dining with us. It is not something we condone...More

Reviewed 10 November 2018

Very impressed with everything Salute had to offer! From their yummy tapas and wines to their fabulous desserts and warm, friendly service. The young lady who served us was helpful with all queries/ questions we had and would happily check on us throughout the night...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lexitriesthings
SaluteGreytown, Owner at Salute Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. We are happy our efforts were recognised and even more so that you enjoyed your evening with us. We hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 7 November 2018

We had the most awesome dinner at Salute, on the recommendation of our host Sarah at Greyfriars Motel. Mediterranean inspired tapas and main dishes, exquisitely presented and so tasty. The wine was lovely, the service exceptional. We will definitely return.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Janine L
SaluteGreytown, Owner at Salute Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2018

Thank you for joining us. We could not be happier that you enjoyed your experience at Saluté. We are very fortunate to have a fantastic team both in the kitchen and out front who take great pride in their efforts. We look forward to your...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018

Stopped in for lunch on Friday. Only my second visit since this place changed hands. Just awful. Over salty arancini, burnt chorizo all through the slaw, dry chicken and macaroni cheese bites similar to the pizza hut version. In a work - Yuk. Won't be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Treen3
SaluteGreytown, Manager at Salute Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

While unfortunate to hear, we stand completely by our food and service. We will do our due diligence to investigate this further, but find ourselves confused by your review. You finished all of your dishes without complaints. If you took issue with anything we brought...More

Reviewed 19 October 2018

We were late in arriving at the Saddlery (our accommodations) so they offered to call Salute to see if we could "sneak in" at the end of the serving period. How delightful it was to be greeted at the door. The menu begs staying for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bonnie lee k
SaluteGreytown, Owner at Salute Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2018

Thank you, Bonnie, for such a kind review. We couldn't be happier that you enjoyed and appreciated our place. It was our complete pleasure welcoming you here and look forward to a return visit if you find yourself visiting Greytown again.

Reviewed 13 October 2018

Two of us enjoyed a tapas meal last night and would definitely return to this restaurant. The meals were very tasty, the service was friendly and attentive, and the restaurant has a happy and relaxed vibe.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Vaudeb
SaluteGreytown, Owner at Salute Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

We thank you for taking the time to give us a great review. We are truly happy you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 13 October 2018

Recommended by local motel. Dining alone.Friendly welcome, seated promptly. Pre-dinner drinks service slow , ordered main only, Pork Belly was nice but below expectation , not worth NZ38. Local pinot noir was slow to arrive but was the highlight and complimented the main nicely. Restaurant...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Wrassie
SaluteGreytown, Owner at Salute Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2018

We thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. We cannot expect everyone to like what we offer but we are diligent in assuring that all of our dishes are competitively priced with other restaurants in the Wairarapa. More importantly, we were concerned...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

We have been to Salute a few times and it never disappoints, great food and good wines also craft beers including local brews when its sunny there is a great out door area the staff are polite and try hard to please well worth a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank smithy19572018
SaluteGreytown, Owner at Salute Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for the kind review. We pride ourselves on using many local food and beverage producers as the Wairarapa has a lot to offer. We are also proud of our staff as they do their best to offer great service to our guests. It...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Saluté in Greytown deserves its reputation as the number one eatery in Greytown, a town known as Wellington’s playground on weekends. Three of us went for lunch and enjoyed the food immensely, with the only glitch being that the service was slow at times. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JohnSB3
SaluteGreytown, Owner at Salute Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for sharing your thoughts. We are happy you enjoyed our restaurant. We do train our staff to be ever present for our guests and they usually achieve such. We appreciate your observations and will endeavor to make sure it does not happen again....More

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mwfield
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Response from SaluteGreytown | Property representative |
We like the different suggestions, but the correct answer is: Ken Miller (Louisville,Kentucky - not Kansas) and Jason Brumbaugh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 Main Street, Greytown 5712, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Greytown
  • Phone Number: +64 6-304 9825
  • E-mail
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