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No.7 Balmac

) #10 of 271 Restaurants in Dunedin $$ - $$$ European, Cafe,
7 Balmacewen Road | Maori Hill, Dunedin 9010, New Zealand
+64 3-464 0064
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Cafe, Grill, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7 Balmacewen Road | Maori Hill, Dunedin 9010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice setting, good , multiple choice of dishes , baked ricotta highly recommended. Perhaps caffe staff struggle a bit with number of customers.

Thank pociecha
Reviewed 6 days ago

I went to No.7 Balmac recently and was stoked on the food and service. Dinner time on a winters night is super fun, warm and cosy atmosphere, friendly staff and delicious food. Leak has never tasted so good, best chips and cabinet treats- You must...More

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our group of 6 had a mixed review of the dinner meals, from mediocre to good, the saving grace of our experience here was the fantastic service given by the wait staff, especially Caitlin, that girl deserves a bonus! 😊

Thank jasonandlara
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely graduation dinner here with their set menu. The staff were excellent and ran a very tight ship on a very busy evening. The platters to share for starters were tasty and not too filling. Had a delicious tuna as my main and...More

Thank LizzyGV
No7Bal, Owner at No.7 Balmac, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lizzy, we are thrilled that you enjoyed your graduation evening with us. We put a lot of thought into these special nights and are so pleased to receive your feedback. kind regards, katrina

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a very nice breakfast here a couple of times. Great service and food, Highly recommend! Lovely and warm on a freezing winter day, open fire and all.

Thank Marg255060
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been here several times now and have enjoyed this restaurant every time. Need to book and can on line so easy especially for smaller groups. Efficient friendly staff. Great food. Highly recommend.

Thank Noelle M
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The setting, the view and the breakfast were excellent. The service was friendly and the doughnuts they change weekly (rhubarb & custard on my visit) were great! Dunedin has a number of every good Cafes and this one is not only high above Dunedin on...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the dining experience. The food was perfectly portioned and I was impressed with their friendliness even though we had not booked in advance, my wife ate the lemon boneless chicken thigh and was impressed. Also the hand-cut chips served with aioli are...More

Thank Reuel T
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a great place to go out during our weekend here in Dunedin and were recommended this Restaurant. We absolutely loved every part of it from the setting, vibe, service and of course the food. I would come back here in a...More

Thank Craig L
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had an evening meal at this fabulous restaurant to celebrate her birthday . The food was perfect and delicious, balanced , nutritious, premium quality. Wonderful efficient yet warm staff, helpful with great timing . What a gem of a place, and...More

Thank P9917HBmatthewb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Balmacewen Road | Maori Hill, Dunedin 9010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-464 0064
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