In the press

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visit california - cowboy culture, highway one,
bikes and hikes la podcast

September 22, 2019 - Learn about cattle-driving in the Central Coast, foodie adventures along the Pacific, and car-less journeys around Los Angeles.

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See Monterey - u.s. open events

June 9, 2019 - U.S. Open attendees can also enjoy golf themed events throughout the area. Salt Wood Kitchen & Oysterette in Marina adds specialty cocktails like the Hole in One (Nolet’s gin, raspberries, basil, lime and St. Germain), Phil Your Cup (Grey Goose Vanilla vodka, pineapple and lemon) and Pebble Peach

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May 22, 2019 - Nestled along the Monterey coast in the small town of Marina, Salt Wood Kitchen and Oysterette provides three distinct dining opportunities; eat inside the elegantly modern dining room, sit in the lounge for a more relaxed atmosphere, or dine alfresco on the patio.


wine enthusiast - wine lover’s guide to monterey county

May 6, 2019 - Its centerpiece is Salt Wood Kitchen and Oysterette, where Paul Corsentino uses a wood-fired grill to make magic with barbecued chicken, pork chops and ling cod…Like the seasonal menu, the cocktails follow suit, while the wine list reflects the freshness of the coastal setting. 


Monterey County Now - Salt Wood Kitchen & Oysterette

April 25, 2019 - Although Chef Paul Corsentino is known for his fine dining ways and clever use of ingredients – he teamed with celebrity chef Geoffrey Zakarian on Iron Chef America, after all – he had something more approachable in mind. “If seafood restaurant met smokehouse, that would be my ideal,” he says.

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Where traveler - a carmel weekend three ways

April 5, 2019 - But the stop for food lovers is Salt Wood Kitchen & Oysterette, currently helmed by new chef Paul Corsentino…They source from local farms and purveyors while you can dine on specialties plucked from the sea outside like Monterey squid or California ling cod…


monterey herald - charted on the culinary map

March 12, 2019 - The opening in 2017 of Salt Wood Kitchen & Oysterette finally gave Marina its own push pin on our region’s culinary destination map…the restaurant nabbed renowned chef Paul Corsentino from The Sur House restaurant at Ventana Big Sur.

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monterey county weekly - from redwoods to sand dunes, salt wood’s new executive chef savors the central coast

February 21, 2019 - Marina’s Salt Wood Kitchen and Oysterette celebrates what is local. Close relationships with fishermen, foragers and farmers provide prime picks for fruits, vegetables and seafood – the restaurant’s signature. It’s a pantry ripe with potential for new executive chef Paul Corsentino.

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opentable blog - party of one: restaurants for solo dining
on valentine’s day #treatyourself

February 13, 2019 - These restaurants for solo dining on Valentine’s Day have got you covered from the onslaught of hearts ‘n’ greeting card slogans…Feeling introverted? Take a seat at the bar surrounding the kitchen. Feeling social? Head outside to grab a spot at one of the fire pits that overlook the Pacific Ocean.

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where traveler - celebrate valentine’s day around the bay

February 11, 2019 - For lovers who want to take a day trip, Salt Wood Kitchen
& Oysterette is the perfect place to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Located on the breathtaking Monterey Peninsula, their decadent tasting menu is one worth
driving for.

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visit california - California's Most Instagram-worthy Hotels

February 7, 2019 - The “everything local” approach to cooking at Salt Wood in Monterey County translates to insane flavor in every dish, from ember-roasted squash to the famous “full tilt” chicken with biscuits. Lean in close and turn on the light for a close-up photo of the whole roasted fish of the day.