Red Salt Room by David Burke

4.4
589 Reviews
$31 to $50
American
Red Salt Room by David Burke creates a relaxed elegance for Chef Burke’s first foray of his pioneering New American cuisine on Long Island. The menu showcases the chef’s hallmark dishes and a plethora of seasonal creations.

Dinner:
- Wed, Thur - 5pm to 10pm
- Fri and Sat - 5pm to 12am

For parties/reservations of 6 or more, a $300 deposit is required for dinner service and a $150 deposit is required for breakfast or brunch service.

Our restaurants and lounges will have several precautionary adjustments in place:
•Vaccinated guests are not required to wear their masks if they voluntarily disclose full proof of vaccination. Otherwise, masks are required in public spaces of the hotel. Non-vaccinated guests, masks are required.
•MERV 13 air filtration system
•Culinary staff wear PPE
•Disinfecting of all high touch points throughout the day
•Sanitization with a ULV atomization fogging machine before and after meal periods
•UV light disinfection application for all menus between use

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 589 people are saying
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89% of people would recommend it to a friend
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RichardV
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall4food4service3ambience3

while I believe it’s nice and proper to expose children to a fine dining experience parents MUST control them. Unfortunately during our last two visits to the restaurant both times were marred by yelling and screaming children

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PaulC
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience5

The food was very good. Loved the dumplings and branzino. The waygu steak was very chewy. The waiter was polite and good overall, but it looked that there was one waiter for the whole restaurant and several bus boys. Most ESL. Nice ambiance. The wine list was decent but little selection. Only six reds.

This place is not cheap, and it is in the Garden City Hotel. I do wish that they would have a dress code. I saw three clowns at two different tables, dressed in Hawaiin Shirts and shorts. Shorts?

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CrazyDave
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, as always. And the staff is simply the best. Jose, Mary, always do such a great job. We love coming here!

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vipBaby1213
New York Area
166 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Had a wonderful meal and good wine with my daughter and a friend! Had dined earlier in the week in BYC at David Burke and this didn’t disappoint.

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Nikitas11
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was our first time but it won’t be our last. We were celebrating our anniversary and enjoyed it very much. Our server was wonderful and the food was great. Would definitely recommend.

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vipbeckermatt
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on July 21, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Great food. Everything was absolutely delicious. The restaurant has a very nice atmosphere. Staff was very attentive but not overbearing.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 22, 2021

Thank you for your feedback! We hope to see you soon!

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vipmichellel
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

So disappointed, had been there many times before, and this was a completely different restaurant.
Cold appetizers amd possibly the worst steak I have had in years…. Unacceptable
Wow it was a disappointment…..

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 22, 2021

We sincerely apologize that you did not enjoy your meal. Your comments will be shared with our Executive Chef and Restaurant Manager. We hope you allow us another opportunity to restore your faith in us.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall3food5service5ambience4

Very nice except too loud. Could not hear at a table of 4.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 22, 2021

Thank you for your feedback!

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JohnW
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience5

We were looking forward to this upscale dinner with friends. Started out on a great note with good cocktails and salad and the maple candied bacon was amazing! But the steaks we had were very disappointing. We had wagyu and sirloins. They were not very tender and mine had a vein through it. This should not be the case in a restaurant that charges $68 for a ribeye! Dessert was not memorable. So to be honest even though a beautiful space, I don't be think we will be returning.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 22, 2021

Thank you for your feedback John. We apologize that some of the items did not meet your expectations and we hope that you will give us another opportunity to restore your faith in us.

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vipAlyssajoy13
New York Area
16 reviews
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall3food3service2ambience3

The waiter was attentive initially but then disappeared. Out appetizers came out relatively quickly but the main course took much longer and the steak was raw. It had to be sent back. I ordered the chocolate sphere cake for dessert and it was so repulsive I sent it back and didn’t want anything else. I would say it’s completely overpriced and mediocre.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 13, 2021

I apologize that your experience was not better. I have shared your comments to the appropriate people and i hope you will give us another opportunity.

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GlorMags
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall3food2service5ambience4

Very disappointing. Service was very good but the food was mediocre at best. The angry garlic 2 lb lobster was definitely not 2 lb, nor did it have garlic and totally lacked spice. It was sitting in a pool of bland oil. Can’t recommend this restaurant.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 13, 2021

Thank you for your feedback. I apologize that you did not enjoy the angry lobster and we hope that you will giev us another opportunity to restore your faith in us.

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vipwheninrome
New York Area
27 reviews
Dined on July 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We started at patio bar where Jose made us the most refreshing cocktails. Great comfortable atmosphere out there but we decided to head into king bar where the famous Brian made us our favorite cocktails, the cucumber south side and the maple bourbon old fashioned. His hospitality skills are off the charts. We sat down for dinner and had such an incredible experience! Mary Francis is a top notch server and recommend such great options for every part of our meal. She was kind, friendly and over exceeded our expectations. The manager Brittney stopped by and was such a pleasure to take to. I can’t wait for my next experience here!

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 13, 2021

Thank you for your feedback and accolades! I will make sure to share with the staff. Brian and Jose are both masters in mixology and always creating the best drinks. MAry Francis and Brittany are the best of the best! We are glad you enjoyed everything and we can't wait to give you another amazing experience!

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vipLane
New York Area
108 reviews
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience3

We had a Wonderful Anniversary Celebration ! Mary was so attentive and so thoughtful .... our dinner was delicious! Got a bit noisy at times...and we were seated in front of a serving table when they started to set up for Brunch I gather... that should really wait until the diners are gone.. However...being our first time dining at Red Salt we will return.... and soon.... thank you for the lovely Anniversary treats! Very appreciated!

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 8, 2021

Thank for your feedback Lane and Happy Anniversary! We hope to see you back soon!

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vipPeterG
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

We went for my birthday, I thought the food and decor were outstanding. The portions are moderate but of the highest quality. The service was very good as they were trying very hard but seemed a little rusty post covid. Will go back.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 8, 2021

Thank you for your feedback Peter and Happy Birthday! I am glad that you enjoyed your meal. We are experiencing the very same staffing challenge that most employers are struggling with across the country which is a low volume of people seeking to return to the workforce. Rest assured that we are making every effort to overcome these challenges in order to provide every guest with a memorable experience.

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vipclara
New York Area
31 reviews
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Service was good. Food was very good. Very impressed and glad I found a local place with class to eat.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 8, 2021

Thank you for your feedback Clara! We hope to see you back soon!

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vipDisappointed
New York Area
29 reviews
Dined on July 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful evening celebrating our 48th anniversary!

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 8, 2021

Thank you for your rating!

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vipBKBar
New York Area
90 reviews
Dined on July 1, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience5

oddly at the big cash prices a good deal great food and fun

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on July 8, 2021

Thank you for your feedback!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on June 24, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

We had a lovely time… food was excellent…. Candied bacon a must!

Only critique is the dessert selection… not that enticing… the little chocolate squares were a better offering than their dessert menu.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on June 29, 2021

Thank you for your feedback.

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DONNA
New York Area
13 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience4

Anniversary

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great experience! Loved the Maple Bacon appetizer!

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on June 15, 2021

Thank you for your feedback! The bacon clothesline is one of the many whimsical creations of Chef Burke and certainly a favorite! We hope to see you back soon!

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RHS3
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on June 11, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

For a hotel lobby restaurant the food and service were better than I expected. Both the appetizers and main courses ordered were very good and priced fairly.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on June 15, 2021

Thank you for your feedback!

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gypsyinthepalace
Richmond
11 reviews
Dined on May 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful restaurant.. excellent service.. Mary was fantastic...

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on May 12, 2021

Thank you for your comments! We will make sure that we tell Mary of your accolades. We think she is fantastic too:)

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Bina
1 review
Dined on May 2, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

The bacon on the clothesline is still my very favorite. Everything was delicious. I was there for Restaurant Week and the selection was good with additional items on the menu for an additional price. The room is quiet and very private. I enjoyed my early dinner very much.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on May 22, 2021

Thank you for your feedback Bina! The clothesline bacon is a crowd pleaser for sure! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your dinner and hope you will be back soon.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on May 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love eating here! Always delicious & the wait staff is fantastic (JC & Mary). Never leave disappointed.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on May 5, 2021

Thank you for your feedback and patronage! We think JC & Mary are fantastic too! We hope to see you back soon!

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PaulE
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on May 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Staff and food exceeded expectations . Friendly and prompt service! Definitely and highly recommended

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on May 5, 2021

Thank you for your feedback Paul! Hope to see you back soon!

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vipkitty814
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on April 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time we tried this restaurant and it was amazing! Great for a special event. Food was so tasty. I am vegetarian and they catered to my needs in an excellent manner. I would definitely go back!

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on May 5, 2021

Thank you for your feedback! We have selections for anyone with special needs and are happy to accomodate. We can't wait to welcome you back!

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MariaB
New York Area
30 reviews
Dined on April 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The ambiance, service and food were superb. Since we selected from the Restaurant Week menu, an 18% tip was added to our bill. Since we were not made aware of this, we tipped an additional 20%. Service was excellent but not for a 32% tip.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on May 5, 2021

Thank you for your feedback. I apologize for any confusion on your check. While the gratuity is on the check we will be sure to make this clearer in the future. We hope to see you back soon!

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vipPS905
New York Area
19 reviews
Dined on April 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed it thoroughly. And our server,JC, was terrific.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on May 5, 2021

Thank you for your feedback! We think JC is terrific too! We hope that you give us another opportunity to welcome you back!

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vipJojo
New York Area
13 reviews
Dined on April 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service was great!!! Friendly staff will definitely be back!!

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on April 16, 2021

Thank you for your feedback Jojo! We hope to see you back soon!

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vipTomT
New York Area
40 reviews
Dined on April 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My wife and I made our second visit to Red Salt on Saturday, April 3. The service and food were nothing short of excellent. I would also like to commend the management and staff for their conscientious efforts to apply COVID-related protocols throughout the evening. Try the maple bacon appetizer. Our entrees were equally delicious.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on April 6, 2021

Thank you Tom for your feedback! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your meal. We have set forth to provide a safe and enjoyable dining experience and adhere to all recommended safety protocols with great rigor so our guests can have a great experience without worry. We hope to see you back soon!

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vipThomasG
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on March 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food & service. JC, our waiter was excellent. Great wine list, paired well with the food. Will definitely do again.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on April 2, 2021

Thank you Thomas! We think JC is the best! We look forward to seeing you soon.

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vipJasonS
New York Area
24 reviews
Dined on March 20, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Date night with my wife. Wonderful time and food was excellent!

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on March 25, 2021

Thank you for your comment! We hope to be part of more dates nights with you and your wife!

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vipTheRealChipGame
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on March 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best steak on Long Island

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on March 25, 2021

Thank you! Not only do we hand pick our steaks, but Chef Burke owns the patent for the unique process in which he uses pink Himalayan salt to dry age his steaks. As you experienced, the result is an unbelievably tender and mouth watering piece of beef. We hope to see you back soon!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on March 19, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Very nice , great service

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on March 25, 2021

Thank you! We hope to see you back soon!

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Abellina
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on March 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful service and meal! Very on top of covid safety protocols. I am gluten free and had a good amount of menu items to select from. Order the Brussels sprouts!!

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on March 17, 2021

Thank you for your feedback! The safety of our guests and staff is a priority during these times and we take all precautions to ensure this. Our menu has items for all palates and requests and we are pleased that you liked our gluten free options. We hope to see you back soon!

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ToddJ
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on March 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The overall experience was excellent, restaurant was quiet, nicely lit and the service as well as the food were great! We've been here before and expected nothing short of the experience we received.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on March 17, 2021

Thank you for your feedback and continued support! We are grateful to our patrons that keep coming back during these unprecedented times. We hope to see you back soon!

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TonyR
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on March 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great. Top to bottm

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on March 17, 2021

Thank you for your feedback! We hope to see you soon!

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Kboop28
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2021
Overall5food3service5ambience5

The service and ambience is lovely but I was personally disappointed with my DB Angry Lobster. I was hoping that it tasted like the one from David Burke Townhouse or Fishtail, but sadly it did not and it had a strong peppercorn oil taste (FYI, I despise peppercorn oil).

My family enjoyed their meals for the most part.

The overall it was a nice evening and I would give them a second try but wouldn't have the angry lobster.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on March 5, 2021

Thank you for your feedback! I'm sorry that you did not enjoy the Angry Lobster on this occasion. The menu is chock full of Chef Burke's whimsical dishes and we hope to see you back to try some more of them .

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vipJojo
New York Area
61 reviews
Dined on February 20, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

The David Burke room was pretty good I had an expectation
Of Old HomeStead quality it was close but didn’t exactly
Hit it out of the park . The shrimp cocktail was not as fresh as it could be shrimps were small . We Ordered steak special dish T bone and filet mignon cooked medium got medium rare ! Unforgivable in a steak restaurant!
The filet mignon , over cooked !
When you run a steak place you need to be very exact on your order !
You failed !
On a lighter note Sides on the other hand fabulous smooth creamy light mash and creamed spinach excellent!
Desert coffees great ! Bread was fresh well done pasty chef .

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on February 23, 2021

We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the shrimp cocktail or steaks. We get rave reviews about both items. Our Executive Chef and Sous Chefs expedite every plate to ensure perfect temperatures. Next time please let us know and we will be happy to replace the item. We hope that you will give us another opportunity.

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vipGreatNeckDoctorCouple
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined on February 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had the bronzino and the halibut, and both were perfectly cooked and just delicious. The steak fries added a tasty touch.

Red Salt Room by David Burke
Responded on February 11, 2021

Thank you for your feedback! We hope to see you back soon!

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Red Salt Room by David Burke offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (516) 877-9385.

Red Salt Room by David Burke is rated 4.4 stars by 589 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.