We dined here just after Baleen's reopening. Knowing the challenges that they faced, my expectations were tempered. We were highly satisfied with both the service and food.
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We were a party of 7 celebrating 3 birthdays. The location is spectacular and diners can enjoy a beautiful sunset weather permitting. We began the meal with a celebratiry cocktail and the results were mixed. Our waiter violated one of the primary laws of hospitality...More
Thanks for choosing us for your combination birthday celebration. We are glad you find the location "spectacular" and the sunset was beautiful. Thank you for letting us know about the issue with the cocktail - while we are proud to staff our bar with extremely...More
My wife and I had dinner at Baleen during a recent visit to Naples, on Labor Day Monday. Baleen is located at the LaPlaya Resort, which is where we stayed. We also stayed at the LaPlaya when we visited Naples 3 years ago and had...More
Thank you for for coming back to see us after 3 years. We are glad that everything was just as good as you remembered it. While the restaurant was temporarily moved to the second floor of the Gulf Tower building, we're pleased you found the...More
Ballens is a very common restaurant with no redeeming qualities to recommend. As a long time NAPLES resident and a bit of a good and service snob.. if you just have a few days in Naples, Do Not waste time here.More
Thank for taking the time to share a review of your experience at Baleen. Although your review does not note any specific concerns, we hope that if you return to Baleen you will speak with a member of our management team, so we can hear...More
We went during the afternoon of the Eclipse. Although there was only 1 other table seated when we were, service was terribly slow. The first two gals who brought the water and the bread were very punctual. Our actual server took forever to come to...More
Thank you for taking the time to share this review of your visit to Baleen. We are glad you enjoyed the view, and beer and wine selections. We hope you will return to sample the cocktail menu, as it's indeed excellent. We will be following...More
Very very good service by waiter Karoly and fantastic seafood with amazingly view to the beach. We had mussels for starter and lobster risotto, scallops and seafood pasta to the kids for main course. The lime pie and espresso for dessert- so recommendable!
We appreciate you taking the time to share about your visit. We agree the view is "the most beautiful" and are glad Karoly's service and the food complimented the location for a perfect evening. We hope to see you again soon! Warm regards, Nate S.
We went here for dinner on our last night on vacation.. The food and service was fabulous and the sunset was amazing.. We sat outside on the patio... Would definitely recommend this restaurant!More
Thank you for joining us as your last night of vacation. We're glad there was a sunset for you to enjoy, and the service and food made for a memorable evening. If your travels bring you back to Naples, we hope to see you again....More
Having read all the great reviews, we decided to celibrate our 9-year wedding anniversary with a dinner at the beach, together with our son. I made an online reservation and mentioned our anniversary. The hostess confirmed by phone that she had read the notes. Well,...More
Thank you for sharing this review about your visit. We appreciate you choosing us for your anniversary and wish we could have offered you the beachfront dinner you were looking for. During the property improvements, we have relocated Baleen to our private Club, which is...More
We went for our anniversary and it was a lovely dinner. Food was outstanding and wait staff was very helpful with my food allergies.
We are glad your anniversary was a special one, the weather cooperated for a great view, and that the team was able to accommodate your allergy requirements. Warm regards, Nate S.