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Blue Ginger

241 Darling St, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
+61 2 9818 4662
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good43%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
241 Darling St, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
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1 - 10 of 125 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of our locals and we have dined quite a few times however we prefer their sister restaurant up the road 'Chon'. The food here is still very good. Flavours are nice and the quality is decent. Portions are on the smaller size...More

Thank Samantha W
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The boneless braised ribs were some of the best I've ever had. Great busy atmosphere on the weekend.

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

The food was "mostly" excellent. The salt & pepper squid was close to perfect. Unfortunately our stir fried pork rather than being crispy topped was burnt dry & hard top & bottom leaving only the middle of the pork belly pieces edible. The flavours &...More

Thank CMMcN
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We really loved the interior design of this restaurant. The lighting created a nice mood and the massive birdcage light fixtures along the centre of the room created visual interest. We also loved the decorative trim on the ceiling. We chose the two signature dishes...More

Thank JonHSydney
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

My husband's favourite cuisine is Thai, and we both thought this food was very good. However he thought that it was expensive compared with Thai options of comparable quality. Staff were pleasant, ambience nice, we always appreciate candles on tables. I would definitely return.

Thank frizzbear2015
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner on Saturday night - April 8. The only disappointment was the scallop entry, sauce was beautiful but the scallop was over cooked and was dry. The other dishes were excellent. Service was spot on and great value for money.

Thank Mick M
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We chose the $50 banquet menu and were very pleased with the value. Great service from friendly staff. Surprised that they offer BYO. We would come back here for sure.

Thank SFranks47
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed every dish we ordered, the salt and pepper squid and prawn dumplings for entree were delicious and the couple of mains we ordered were tasty and more than enough for the 3 of us. The Pinot Gris was a great complement to...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Nice decor but extremely noisy as the room is cavernous and the sound of metal chair legs scraping on tiles continuous. Food just average for the price. Four vegetarians in our group had to negotiate their dishes as no dedicated vegetarian section on menu, an...More

Thank golfpunk6
Reviewed 25 February 2017

You enter through a unique wooden door into quite a spacious room. There are couple tables all along each side plus a very long communal table in the middle. The service was impeccable. Your water glass will never be empty. The entrees of salt &...More

Thank juliekA1009BM
Nearby
Balmain
Take the ferry to the inner west suburb of Balmain and
be enchanted with this picturesque and eclectic
waterside area. A stroll down Darling Street will take
you on a tour of coffee shops, boutique delicatessens
and shops offering wholefood products and organic
cuisines. Yoga studios abound, and live music emanates
from the hotels at night. As the place where the
Australian Labor Party formed in 1891, Balmain has
...More
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Nearby Attractions
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31 reviews
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Balmain Market
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.08 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 Darling St, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Balmain>  > Balmain
  • Neighbourhood: Balmain
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9818 4662
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