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The Balcony Restaurant

129 North Tce | Strathmore Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8238 2900
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (26 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
“pork” (5 reviews)
Closed today
Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
129 North Tce | Strathmore Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice location but unfortunately thats all, very costly for pub food nothing special, drinks order taken but the waitress never returned good thing we had table water, We had interstate visitors and thought the Balcony was going to be memorable but sadly not, we will...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dianne-n-Joe
Reviewed 17 December 2018

Great location and great food. You cook your own steak on a very hot plate/stone. Interesting and fun. Other food is good too.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hilary D
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Back to OUR favourite City Restaurant. The Balcony is superb, great position, great atmosphere & service. The stone grill yearling rump steak with green lobster tail, simply outstanding.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank thomasgT7747WO
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Great food and staff good service. Good range on the menu. Nice setting. We would eat here again and again

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Beltania O
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

My Husband & I had the pleasure of dining in this wonderful Restaurant on Friday 13th July 2018 for my husbands Birthday. We both chose the Pork dish and it was superb I could not fault the dish, presentation was on par, also the pork...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank margiek249
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We decided on the Strathmore as it was near The Playford Hotel. Service was brilliant. The stone grill was lovely but I always ask myself "why do we do this?" We cook juicy steaks at home and for half the price, steaks here are cooked...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank chris w
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

A girlfriend and I decided to check this out on a recommendation from a mutual friend. Otherwise we’d never have thought of The Balcony Restaurant as neither of us are into noisy, raucous pub dining. We weren’t sure what to expect, but were pleasantly surprised...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Secret_Possum
Reviewed 8 May 2018

very good service by friendly staff food was very good in a great location . relaxed atmosphere. good views of north terrace

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 573Roger
Rebecca B, General Manager at The Balcony Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thanks for you great review. Looking forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 12 April 2018

This was a lovely meal and the service was terrific. Really enjoyed the Stone cooking of Steak as well. Was a personal setting. Not noisy and east to hear.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 572krystall
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Never again, im gluten free (not by choice I’m coeliac) i asked for crab they didn’t have any left, they said lamb is gluten free, but wouldn’t serve for one person but will only serve for two people. I then asked about the pork though...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Kerry H
Rebecca B, Front Office Manager at The Balcony Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Hi Kerry, We're so sorry to hear about your bad experience at dinner. However, I believe you might have reviewed the wrong hotel. Our Balcony Restaurant has been closed for al a carte dining due to a Fringe show since the 2nd of March. Was...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 North Tce | Strathmore Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8238 2900
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