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mon balzac

$$ - $$$Polish, European,
ul. Piwna 36/39, Gdansk, Poland
+48 58 682 25 25
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“duck dish” (4 reviews)
“meatballs” (3 reviews)
“wild boar” (8 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 5 days ago

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 29 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
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Visited this place 2 times. Good salmon. Almost always it is a full of people. Quite good live music was at Saturday. Open till the last quest.

Thank Katkina
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We had just arrived in Gdansk, and went down a little side street to find this cosy restaurant. We had one chicken dish, and one duck dish. They were both beautifully presented, and very tasty. I really enjoyed the potato dumplings. The service was great,...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We, (3 couples ages 35 - 55) stayed next door at Hotel Artus on a 3-day city break and frequented Mon-Balzac Cafe Bar for Breakfast and an evening meal, which consisted of eating drinking and listening to a great guitarist (more background than loud!) The...More

Thank 1anFox
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The food was average, but the service was amazingly bad. How grown people can treat adults in the way they do is sad. We stayed in the Hotel Artus and the breakfast is in the Mon Balzac cafe. After the 1. breakfast we chose to...More

Thank Jon T
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Great atmos. Live music. Really good grub on two successive visits with two different dishes tried. Top marks on both occasions. Good value and staff who are engaged.

Thank Zedshaugesund
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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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, 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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