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mon balzac

$$ - $$$Polish, European,
ul. Piwna 36/39, Gdansk, Poland
+48 58 682 25 25
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“duck dish” (4 reviews)
“meatballs” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Polish, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
ul. Piwna 36/39, Gdansk, Poland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This very idyllic corner terrace was the main reason for us to choose Mon Balzac for dinner. We were sorry to notice that the service was slow and incompetent; we asked for an ashtray two times and didn't get it, 2/3 in our group got...More

Thank Netta_Koo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One last try for good pierogies at this restaurant one street away from Long Street. Again there is little to recommend this place but I will let you deicide. We ordered the herring with raisin salad which came with two slices of stale brown bread,...More

Thank DiningStar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurants on the Royal Mile are OK, but if you’re willing to walk one block away then Mon Balzac is worth the effort. Quaint interior (part of a hotel) and a few tables outside for those looking for a laidback sidewalk dining experience. I...More

Thank WorldTravelerWantabe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a nice place for a drink or dinner also. This time we had lovely breakfast at sunny terrace. Fresh food and good service.

Thank Minttu920
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just found this Place because we wanted to eat away from the crowds in Dlugi Targ. This one is situated in the parallell street. Nice staff. Good housewine. (A little bit too warm-but they fixad a cooler in 2 seconds). Good food. We had...More

Thank Monica A
Reviewed 17 May 2018

I was there for the first time and liked it. Duck breast could be a bit more tender but herring was excellent. Usually I do not write a review after first visit, however this time I may not be able to return as I am...More

Thank DozentC
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Really sad we only found this when we did as would have loved to go back again for dinner. We thought it was a little cafe on a corner as we sat outside. Is the food outlet for the hotel next door. We had the...More

Thank Quinny_A
Reviewed 2 April 2018

How big is the chance to meet people from Groningen in Gdansk? big, since Wizzair offers a return flight voor 27 euro's. Pity it stopped 2018. Mon Balzac is great, good food, big terrace, sun and shadow, sidewalk and gardenlike opposite the restaurant. (Yes the...More

Thank HenkPeterHolland
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The restaurant offers a very nice ambient with live piano music and candlelight. The food was very good. We had nice tomato soup, goulash soup and Strazapreti noodles as main dish. All dishes I have seen were presented in a nice way. The service was...More

Thank amedeo1999
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Visited this place 3 times during our 3 day stay! Live music was utterly exquisite as was their choice of house wine. Pierogi with goose and duck was very good, filling and meaty. Rafaello pierogi was also excellent. I would only advise that live music...More

Thank markosalami
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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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Piwna 36/39, Gdansk, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Northern Poland  >  Pomerania Province  >  Gdansk
  • Phone Number: +48 58 682 25 25
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