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Best bars in Balaclava

Pub
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“This two-storey bar resembles an old English reading room, with dark wooden floors and walls punctuated by the numerous beer taps behind the bar. The leather couches and low-slung dark green lamps create a cosy, relaxed and intimate atmosphere. Wander upstairs and you will find the dining area, as well as a rooftop courtyard with wooden decking and tables.”
95 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
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“Called Uncle, a term of endearment and respect in Vietnam, the restaurant aims to be genuinely Vietnamese, if not meticulously so. That means pate with crackers, steak with chilli and coconut butter - Vietnamese flavours mixed with Chinese and French influences too. Perched above Blackhearts and Sparrows, the venue was designed by Adele Winteridge of Foolscap Studio, the aesthetic brains behind Patricia. Design has clearly played an important part in Uncle’s conception, with furniture by Northcote’s Steve Edwards and handmade Crockery by Fork Ceramics (Ruth Laird Spence, Spence’s wife), complementing Foolscap’s fit-out. With a working bar downstairs and al fresco dining above, Uncle is an enjoyable but affordable dining experience. Co-owner Rene Spence puts it this way: “The idea was for you to look at your bill at the end and say ‘Whoah, shit! Are you kidding me? Is it that cheap?’"”
63 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Great gastro pub food and a happening bar scene- steaks, parmas, burgers- all quality”
16 locals recommend
Bar
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“Delicious menu and great drinks list to go with it. A great casual local bar to enjoy day or night.”
9 locals recommend
Bar
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“Moroccan style bar, great wine selection, occasional live music, very friendly and chilled vibe. ”
11 locals recommend
Bar
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“Not for the fainthearted. Great to watch satellite sport and football in the winter. Bands on Friday night are usually pretty good. Full of tradies and local identities, there is never a dull moment!”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
3 locals recommend
Cafe
“Clare knows her wines and each night has a different special occasion to celebrate. Try the pasta and wine night on Wednesdays, or the cheese buffet for free on Fridays between 5 and 7. Breakfast great too. ”
2 locals recommend
Bar
“Formerly Carlisle Street Wine Bar. Fantastic service, ambience, location and menu, definitely worth checking out. Great place to start a romantic evening with drinks and/or a meal.”
2 locals recommend
Bar
“Hearty pub grub, pool tables and live music in an easygoing, multiform establishment with TV sports”
2 locals recommend