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“Forty Baskets Restaurant at Club Totem at Stockland Shopping Centre, Balgowlah - a great place to catch up with friends”
Review of Forty Baskets

Forty Baskets
Ranked #12 of 44 Restaurants in Balgowlah
Cuisines: Australian
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Reasonably priced, good food, comprehensive menu, wine by the glass available, daily specials. Adults can choose to join the club as an associate member ($20 for a ten-year membership) - this gives a discount on meals and alcohol. However, one doesn't need to be a member to have a meal there. When a meal is purchased, invariably a voucher is given for use on a subsequent visit, which entitles the bearer to 50% off the second meal when two meals are purchased. The vouchers are valid for two months+. There is free parking (for three hours) within the shopping centre complex.

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Have been a few times and a bit hit and miss. Back for the 1st time in a few months.
Really noticed the food was much nicer, so too were the staff today.
Will go back again as a member you receive a voucher for a return visit...50% off the second meal at lunch.
Hope the next time is as good

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

After moving very close to the club earlier this year,we were quite eager to try the restaurant.We have now been there 3 times and can absolutely confirm that in our opinion the food is generally mediocre,there is no ambience and the staff need better training.How is it that so many cafes in Manly can turn out wonderful food with amazing service whilst being extremely busy and this club can't get it right when the restaurant is usually very quiet? We will not eat there again and find it very puzzling to read previous glowing reviews-did these people eat at the same place??

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Thank shazsydney
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Went with a few friends for a lunch time catch up. All the meals were delicious and great value - roast of the day, garlic prawns, beef stroganoff and the hamburger. The let down was the nachos which I had unfortunately ordered for my daughter. The menu needs a warning in big red letters about how chilli HOT the meal is. I like chilli and I couldn't eat more than 3 mouthfuls of it, my 8yr old had no hope. Sorry chefs but it wasn't even remotely close to nachos. A big letdown and waste of money, it went back to the kitchen virtually untouched.

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Thank Serenity444
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

My family and I now dine here regularly as it is value for money and they cater for children. Plus there is a lot of space for the stroller and that's a bonus!
The specials are the best and we recently enjoyed the steak with soft shell crab and scallops. Heavenly.
Wine list is ok and the bottle prices are good. Better even if you're a member. The service is friendly and parking in stocklands then Getting a lift directly up to the restaurant is just perfect.

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Thank Sue M
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