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The Balcony Bar & Kitchen

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Meal out with the family dog

Very noisy and floor wasn’t the best for dropped food. However, the food was actually tasty, the... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lunch with a view

On a bright sunny October day we drove into St Ives to have a spot of lunch and a walk around in... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
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Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LF, England
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All reviews window seat sports bar overlooking the harbour chicken burger watch the football hash browns full english breakfast skinny fries big portions all day breakfast high tables an american diner walking past nice food lovely view watching the world visiting st ives
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The meal was put on a downer straight away after the bar tender and subsequently the manager refused to serve us with a pint for our 18 year old son who was also eating. Despite pointing out the law regarding alcohol and food, the staff...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MattB645
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Very noisy and floor wasn’t the best for dropped food. However, the food was actually tasty, the service was very friendly and we were allowed to have the dog at our table. Harbour view was amazing even at night. Gluten free bun with chicken and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Serenity201
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

First off these do the best Hot chocolate drink. Wow. Great place. We had a quick beer, snack between us family of four. Within an hour. Perfect for our agenda. Returned later that evening to catch a football game on TV. Not very busy. Decent...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FatJeff180
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I have to say this is rare for me to dislike a place as much as I do with the bb&k , first impressions were good , arriving up the steep steps to a sign saying seat yourselves and order at the bar etc, decorations...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EclecticLife
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

On a bright sunny October day we drove into St Ives to have a spot of lunch and a walk around in the sun. We decided to go into The Balcony as there were window seats with the most gorgeous view. It is a sports...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PZtiggy
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

This places serves some of the best burgers in the south west and always hits the nail every time. Even busy you don’t have to wait long for food and has a nice view over the harbour. Highly recommended

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ajhoyle
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Visited after a day out in st Ives , just wanted some thing to eat for our tea before driving back we sat looking over st Ives harbor on the first floor lovely view, watching the world walk by . We ordered fish and chips...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 186408Alison
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with seaside views right on St Ives harbour. Food was great and experienced some top customer service with a really friendly barman. Definitely planning on returning

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank joshbcorn
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited the Balcony on numerous occasions during our annual St Ives holiday and we’ve always loved the ambience, service, food and spectacular views. But this year we were SO disappointed with our visit that we are seeking out new venues to try instead of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

we visited as a party of 6 got seated quickly and ordered food at the bar whilst getting drinks ,food came out very quickly and was good portions and well priced .would go again for sure

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from lindseysayers | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. Well worth a visit.