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Balboa Balcony Bar

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18 Andringa Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 886 7110
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (5 reviews)
“taco” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (6 reviews)
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18 Andringa Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Balboa has a very chilled atmosphere. Good bar and good bar food menu. Appeals to the 'older' customers, such as postgrads and young working adults, not as many students as some of the otherresturants around town. We had the lemon pizza and it did not...More

Thank hazelnut641
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Balboa is a classy, upper class bar, with a great selection of beer, wine and cocktails.... the waiters are great and the facility clean and well maintained.

Thank Karin K
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Neither the cocktails or the decor were swanky enough for a five star review:-( Sorry balboa, for the prices, your cocktails should rock...

Thank nr164890
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Myself and my new wife (on our honeymoon) just intended to pop into Balboa and ended up staying there the whole night, til closing time. The guys behind the bar were great and Andre was a great host for us the whole night. We had...More

Thank jimmyjomc
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We landed here by chance, recommend by another restaurant. We were meant to just have a drink and move on, but we stayed the whole night. This is really an amazing place and we had a great evening. We enjoyed yummy Nachos followed by the...More

1  Thank Kimmysa
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Chilled atmosphere and great staff, the pulled Brisket taco’s are PHENOMENAL, a visit to Stellenbosch is incomplete if you don’t come here and have them 👍🏻

Thank De Witt T
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

After Vensters, we just tried to stay clear of the student crowds and headed to Balboa for a drink. Loved the vibe and decor and their bar runs quite smoothly- just be warned, they are expensive- but that is how they keep the students out.

Thank eleneb2017
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Great vibey place, attentive service, good music, great food! What more could you want from a bar? Will definitely return as I have been doing for years.

Thank Michaela V
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Sunday evening cocktails and mini pizzas and a guy doing his best musically Sure what more would you want Amazing wine selection and a real vibe so full marks Toilets very clean

Thank Liketogetoutandabout
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Sunday evening, live music and a few drinks on the balcony watching the world go by below. Although smoking is allowed it's not too bad because of the open windows. The barman thought there was no one like him and while he was great withaving...More

Thank Rjoc
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Andringa Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 886 7110
Description
Balboa Balcony Bar, is a up market Bar and restaurant, with a strict no under 23 age restriction and . Cocktails, made with fresh fruits and premium brands, you will find some of your classic cocktails made a with a personal twist, although still not straying far from the heritage behind the drink. A wide range of Whiskey and hand crafted gins, and for the enthusiast some rare brands that you may not find just anywhere. Wood fire Pizza oven, which is used for home made Nachos and thin based pizza, for the more leafy person our salads are well known for exceeding expectation. Snacks and cheeseboards are also available.
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