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Balans Soho Society - Stratford City

The Street 138 Westfield Stratford City Montfichet Road | Unit SU1090A, Ground Floor, London E20 1EN, England
+44 20 8555 5478
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (30 reviews)
“pancakes” (23 reviews)
Closes in 17 min
08:00 - 23:00 Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Street 138 Westfield Stratford City Montfichet Road | Unit SU1090A, Ground Floor, London E20 1EN, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Balans Soho Society - Stratford City
1. Amazing cocktails
"Amazing flavour! Bloody Mary and pornstar martini- top class"
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2. All Day, Every Day
"Excellent ambience, excellent food and excellent staff."
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3. Wonderful in Westfield
"The best place in Westfield Stratford city to have a delicious meal,"
Velichka S
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited here for breakfast while on a visit to London. It was a little pricey but the quality was excellent and the staff and service brilliant. They couldn’t be more helpful or more welcoming. Thank you!

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend came for a breakfast which was perfect. Fresh, decent portions with a unique style and amazing staff. We were served by marina, sylvia, and roxanna. They were polite. Efficient. And clearly all three actually care about the place they work. Will...More

2  Thank James C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Met my friend for brunch Saturday morning and it was relatively busy but we still had choice of a number of tables. I ordered smoked salmon and avocado with poached eggs instead of scrambled. It was quite a wait for the food but when it...More

Thank Amy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table for 2 a month in advance. Arrived to utter chaos. Eventually taken to my table which was a nice quiet table in the corner. A group of 5 loud idiots turned up who had booked the wrong Balans and were squeezed in...More

Thank Ben P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just arrived in London from a trip to Paris. Everyone here Claudia Mettia and Richard were FRIENDLY! Mouth better than Paris and the food was just as good.

1  Thank lynnsworldlv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife had the most fantastic evening last night at this place- and I never write reviews! Food, service and atmosphere were amazing! Would highly recommend.

2  Thank Henry D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this place for the first and last time this weekend. There was a group of four of us. Despite the place being half full, they took their sweet time coming to our table and attending to our orders. So me and my brother in...More

Thank 246ymt
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had the pleasure to visit Balans on Saturday as a break from our shopping fever. First second when we arrive, smiley staff invited us inside and showed our table. Even if was a little bit early we’ve been offer a prosecco...More

2  Thank Cassie C
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Balans never felt like a chain, but it’s getting there, the menu hardly ever changes, and branches also offer something so similar there is little to distinguish between them, needless to say there is nothing to encourage you to try another branch. Some branches make...More

4  Thank Stephen J
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Went here for a quick coffee. Americano took 30 minutes to arrive. I paid in cash and change took another 15 minutes to come. To add insult to injury the chair I sat in had a few crooked screws which I cut my fingers on....More

1  Thank MHD1323
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17 May 2018|
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Response from ChefArkady | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but they have seats outside so should be fine
12 November 2016|
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Response from Sági M | Reviewed this property |
no dress code. i was there wearing jeans and shirt. pretty relaxed place
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street 138 Westfield Stratford City Montfichet Road | Unit SU1090A, Ground Floor, London E20 1EN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8555 5478
After shopping and promenading around Westfield Shopping Centre, lose a morning, afternoon or evening in the finest way possible. Relaxed, spontaneous, sociable dining is very much the order of the day at Balans, whatever the time of day. Whether it’s for a brief encounter at breakfast, a meandering weekend brunch, a light lunch or a candlelit dalliance over dinner, Balans Soho Society extends the most cordial of invitations to whet the appetite or wet the whistle, whatever your pleasure. “If restaurants could win Nobel prizes, Balans Soho Society would be in line…’ Tatler Restaurant Guide.
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