March 4, 2024

Meals Information

The Again Bay seafood restaurant will shut for a couple of weeks, then reopen a part of the eatery for visitors and two prix fixe dinners.

The lobster roll at Saltie Lady, owned by Kathy Sidell. Photograph courtesy of Saltie Lady

Saltie Lady is getting a facelift and, in doing so, will shut its doorways briefly, each totally and partially, for a month.

Beginning Sunday, Jan. 14, the New England seafood favourite alongside Newbury Avenue will probably be closed to diners till Monday, Jan. 29. A press launch from the restaurant, a part of Sidell Hospitality, mentioned diners will probably be invited to pattern lobster rolls and seafood towers on a primary come, first serve foundation on the finish of the month in Saltie Lady’s unique digs — that means, the area the restaurant has had because it opened eight years in the past will reopen Jan. 29.

Saltie Lady’s tinned trout. John Tlumacki/Boston Globe workers

The a part of the restaurant that Saltie Lady took over from the previous Met Again Bay at 279 Dartmouth St. will proceed to endure renovations till Feb. 12, when the restaurant expects the revamp to wrap. 

When you’re planning on eating at Saltie Lady, right here are some things to remember: The eatery the place it’s usually greatest to make a reservation will probably be restricted to twenty-eight seats — 12 of these on the bar — and take walk-ins solely beginning Jan. 29 when it partially reopens. 

However there will probably be two dinner occasions that you simply’ll want a reservation to get pleasure from throughout their revamp interval. Chef Kyle McClelland will host a prix fixe dinner on Feb. 1 and Feb. 14 with 6 and eight p.m. seatings. 

The menu for Feb. 1 was made out there and consists of an oyster royale amuse bouche, two seafood choices for the primary, second, and third course, and dessert. The price is $120 an individual.

As for renovation particulars, the staff is specializing in Saltie Lady’s complete inside. The restaurant is getting an replace with new tile flooring, warm-color materials, and a “captain’s room,” which the staff mentioned could have the aesthetic of a yacht. 

“From the entryway, to every room, upstairs and down, the townhouse could have a wholly new really feel a lot alongside the traces of how we envision Saltie Lady grown up,” the staff mentioned in an e mail.