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Reviewed 25 February 2024

Dispite receiving a reminder text from the restaurant the day before we arrived to find the restaurant permanently closed. Didn't have the decency to advise us of the closure. If they can send out reminder texts they could have advised us of the closure and...avoided a lengthy journey.More

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 21 January 2024

The food was excellent and the atmosphere was great! We let the manager pick our courses and I would highly recommend the kurbool kissed fish starter. I will definitely be returning soon! Lovely authentic food!!

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 20 January 2024

Best restaurant in Hale Barns. Absolutely delicious food and excellent service. The staff had a superb attention to detail and knowledge of the cuisine. We will definitely be returning.

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 19 January 2024

Food was awesome. Ambience and service was lovely too. I really enjoyed the main course and will deffo come again soon. .

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 19 January 2024

Great food! Highly recommend the Malabar Meen Curry! Both appetisers and mains were great! The Raspberry and White Chocolate Cheesecake was absolutely smashing!

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 13 January 2024

This place is amazing!!! The staff are wonderful, the food is incredible. We cannot wait to go back!

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 11 January 2024

We hired Balchao Restaurant to host our sons birthday party on the 31st December. The staff were attentive in our pre planning, even taking the time to video call us through the setup for the day. On the day, they were fantastic at managing our...guests, serving food and drinks with no delay and most importantly - the food was delicious! Good people skills & hosting ability really makes a difference, and I have to truly say I enjoyed the experience and would not hesitate in booking again. Highly recommend.More

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 7 January 2024

Went for the 1st time last night & absolutely delicious the food , sea bass OMG Delicious, great atmosphere lovely staff & Will definitely return as a hidden Gem for sure & well worth a visit

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 29 December 2023

Come for a family meal, warm welcome when we arrived, the waiter was really good with my 3 year old son making him laugh. Food was amazing! I can’t wait to come back and try other dishes. The whole family fully enjoyed everything. Will definitely...be returning. Mark chloe, and lego man 🤣More

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 27 December 2023 via mobile

Just a lovely experience. Had an afternoon off from the kids and couldn’t have picked a better place. Food was delicious and we were really looked after. We’ve pretty much decided to book for next Christmas Day.

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 17 December 2023

The staff were welcoming, helpful and friendly. Food was absolutely amazing. Stunning venue with a great atmosphere 👌

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 16 December 2023

We went as a family of 4 the service was good but the food took 1.5-2h to arrive which is awful but they gave free food as an apology, but what was the worst part was there was a party of 10 on the other...side of the restaurant being obnoxiously loud and screaming and no one did anything about it, I couldn’t even talk across my table without shouting.More

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 11 December 2023 via mobile

I ate hear as part of a business meeting the other week and my colleague, who was visiting for the first time thought it was first rate! I enjoyed a couple of nice starters, which I seldom eat but thoroughly enjoyed them and my Kolpori...chicken (my go to main along with Coastal Balchao was superbMore

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 10 December 2023 via mobile

Myself and my husband had a date night meal here the service was great as was the restaurant itself. We really enjoyed the food we had the kurnloo kissed fish and lamb chop for starters, highly recommend ! For mains we had the prawns and...the lamb, it was delicious, had we have been before I would’ve been tempted to ask for more heat in the dishes, but the flavour was impressive and I would return next time I’m in the area.More

Date of visit: November 2023
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Reviewed 8 December 2023

Amazing evening. Balchao hosted our christmas meal and it was perfect from start to finish. Amazing food, amazing service and amazing atmosphere. As simple as that. Thanks for hosting us.

Date of visit: December 2023
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Balchão Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 5