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Balthazar Bar Restaurant

#38 of 1,369 Restaurants in Perth
Certificate of Excellence
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Perth CBD
Australian, Gluten Free Options
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6 The Esplanade, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
+61 8 9421 1206
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12:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 00:00
Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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Perth, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Service 5 star, food 5 star, venue 5 star. Very cool that the owners work the floor and are very personable.

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Thank basilbuild
California
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138 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I had dinner at this small,cozy spot. Very sophisticated wine list and some of the best cooking we have tasted. We had steak and pasta--all dishes extremely flavorful and creative. Pleasant service. Music a bit to load, but that is now the norm. Restaurant is in the center of city. You can't go wrong.

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Thank mittyc2016
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restuarant continues to offer outstanding food. I started with scallops for entree and had duck for main. The portion sizes are small but because the quality of food is so great you feel satisfied. My friends had trouble completing their dessert because they were so full due to the richness of the food. Definitely a place to return to... More 

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Thank Darryl M
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I took our son and his partner here last week. The menu has changed and is still "interesting". The place prides itself on its wine list, which frankly baffled me, sourced from all over the world I didnt recognise anything. The prices raged fro $65 to !!!!!! a bottle and of the two wines we were able... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

A great place for dinner. The lady serving us could not have been more helpful. The food was all good and the wine list extensive. The tartare of lamb as a starter was delicious. Highly recommended for anyone visiting Perth.

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Thank JamesCMcC
Perth, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Couldn't fault it. Lovely service, top shelf meals that were interesting and different, good wine in a very friendly atmosphere.

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Thank Sandals-in-Public
Perth, Australia
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Not sure what has happened at this place over the past year or so, but it's gone from a 1 star shellacking by a national restaurant critic, to a shining light of Perth's riverside dining precinct. Used to be: dated, disorganised, downright embarrassing. Now: progressive, professional, bloomin' exciting. The food is on point, the wine is both interesting and challenging,... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner when I was in Perth for work. Perth is full of great food and even better service. I am from Melbourne and I think Perth has a few things to teach Melbourne. The service at Balthazar was probably the best my partner and I have ever had anywhere. The mid 30s male was the right mix of... More 

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Heerhugowaard, The Netherlands
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338 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

This style of restaurant, you need to like. Active waiters give you a lot of information in a short time. Even stories on beer as if it is wine. Nice! They also recommend dishes, which we liked. Limited choices, which fits the modern style menus. Great food! Clean toilets, excellent location at the new designed harbor.

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Thank Peteruga
Perth, Australia
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Balthazar has truly resurrected its self to its former glory. The Chef is on fine form with what is offered on the menu, clever use of great produce with imaginative flare. Fantastic wine list, from small producers which is constantly changing. The service was on the mark. We had a table looking over Elizabeth Quay, which topped off a fabulous... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 The Esplanade, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Perth>  > Perth CBD
  • Neighbourhood: Perth CBD
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9421 1206
Description
Bar scene, special occasion dining, entertaining clients

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?