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Balthazar Bar Restaurant

6 The Esplanade, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
+61 8 9421 1206
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb tartare” (7 reviews)
“black pudding” (7 reviews)
“parfait” (3 reviews)
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
6 The Esplanade, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We walked to the Balthazar restaurant from the COMO Treasury where we were staying. Balthazar is well lit with soft moody lighting, but plenty of light pooling on the food. The food is local, fresh and delicious and there’s a large wine list. It’s busy,...More

Thank 33dss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Balthazar is my favourite restaurant in Perth. For any special occasion we will go here. The last three times i have been here... at the end of 2017 and twice now in 2018... the food experience seems to be going down hill. Just the flavours...More

2  Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Balthazar after a delicious meal the previous night so we had high expectations. Upon arrival we were graciously welcomed by the staff who were incredibly friendly and open. The menu was not very big but the options were quite varied. There is a...More

Thank Vanessa_Tang188934
Reviewed 21 January 2018

I had heard a lot of good reports about this place over the years, so my friend and I finally decided to try it for our joint birthday dinner. Stepping inside, it feels like you could be anywhere in the world - Paris, New York...More

Thank Loquita23
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

It was the last Friday before Christmas, having just flown in Perth was awash with wobbly festive bodies. We headed to Balthazar just as the last of the office revellers had rolled into the taxis. It was perfect as always, this was our third visit...More

Thank GB227
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Not been to Balthazar for many years. Was very disappointed with food and service when I visited then. I am glad to see that service and quality of food have improved dramatically! Had Kingfish for entree and Duck for main - simply delicious. Well done....More

Thank patrick2042016
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This is actually the first time that I have ever been motivated enough to write a review. There are many reviews that compliment the food and I wholeheartedly agree. Everything we tried was fantastic. But I was motivated because the service was one of the...More

Thank stars22018
Reviewed 25 December 2017

The gathering of long term friends was made into a very memorable occasion with the feasting on a delicious meal as well as being well looked after by attentive, but not intrusive friendly staff. We were made feel very welcome even when we wre the...More

Thank Leegille
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We dined early, and the place got more and more crowded. I would say that a reservation is a must. The staff was very knowledgeable and friendly, especially on the wine side. This was the best dinner we had in Perth. The flies gras parfait...More

Thank Dela520
Reviewed 11 December 2017

One of our earliest benchmarks in fine dining was set in the early 1980’s at Luis Restaurant in the lovely art deco Lawson Building on the Esplanade. We have lasting memories of dark alcoves, starched tablecloths, exotic wines, flambé strawberries and a general excitement about...More

Thank Gazza653
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 The Esplanade, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Perth>  > Perth CBD
  • Neighbourhood: Perth CBD
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9421 1206
Bar scene, special occasion dining, entertaining clients
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