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German, Cafe, European, International
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Reviewed 2 November 2021 via mobile

We stopped in this place when the place we were going was closed. The place was immaculately clean. The pastry display made me hungry. They make everything here from scratch including the jams and jellies. The coffee stood out in a town where good coffee...is the norm. The OJ was freshly squeezed and delicious. The whole breakfast stood out as amazing. I can’t wait to try the dinner.More

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 19 October 2021

We enjoy a lot the coffee, the bread is always fresh, the service is excelente, the popcorn are delicious and there are different flavors. The German mustard is great and the honey cream is great , all the products are delicious , the pleace is...relaxing.More

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 25 September 2021

Kind of out of the way but not really. Just a few minutes from Parque Central. Interesting menu for breakfast and lunch.

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 9 August 2021

We stop in for breakfast now and then and have never been disappointed. The food is wonderful, the staff is great. We also enjoy the salami and quiche to bring home. But the absolute best thing of all is the ciabatta bread, its to die...for fresh.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 23 June 2021 via mobile

Really great fresh bread. Definitely more of a breakfast/brunch place in my opinion. Good drinks, decent sized meals for a good price. Nice ambience. Would go again!

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 4 June 2021

Had lunch at Balcon..located on Hwy 3...delicious food..really helpful nice staff..food was varied and good...wish had eaten there more than once.

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 9 January 2021 via mobile

We stopped by just because we were so hungry and needed food asap. It’s a cute little cafe and has outdoor and indoor seating, it gets loud when big trucks pass by as it is on the uphill. Their parking is on the back. I...ordered Nicose salad which was okay, it comes with two pieces of homemade bread and my husband ordered a bbq chicken with rice, they give you a good portion of chicken and he liked his dish more than I did my salad. They also sell many varieties of pastries made in house and some other random items. I would not go back there but it isn’t a bad place to snack if you needed a quick meal. Prices are average.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 1 March 2020

I have lived in Atenas for over 2 years but did not come upon this hidden gem until recently when my friend insisted we go for afternoon coffee. It is a charming little cafe sitting in a quiet, relaxing section of town. They have an...impressive variety of European style pastries, imported meats and sausages, cheeses, spreads, and yogurts, many of which I buy to cook with at my house because the quality is unparalleled. The Russian cheesecake is perhaps one of the most delicious desserts I have had in all my culinary encounters; rich, creamy, and possessing a buttery chocolate crust. I too recommend the passion fruit cheesecake if you are going the dessert route, perhaps paired with a delicious coffee, one of the better cups available in Atenas. The restaurant is owned and operated by a lady named Melony; a sweet and enthusiastic character who makes every guest feel at home and who is clearly passionate about her product.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 15 February 2020 via mobile

Food is simple yet good. The bad news was the check : 16400 colonnes for two cokes and two very simple plates. Impossible to get a sensible explanation for this price (and of course no paper bill available...).More

Date of visit: February 2020
Mel628, Inhaber at Balcon de Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2020

Thanks for the info, which plates did you order? Please note that we have to charge by law like any other restaurant the 10% Service fees, and, of course, we have paper bills available. We are sorry about this misunderstanding, as we always try to...More

Reviewed 24 December 2019 via mobile

Looking for a light lunch, we stopped at Balcon. The luncheon menu is a combination of salads, European plates and lots of sandwiches and small plates. The dessert offerings are numerous and all looked delicious. I ordered the daily special, a rolled pork loin, potato...dumplings, gravy and a salad. It was perfect. The service was very good. My only regret was that I hadn’t left room for dessert. Would definitely return.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Balcon de Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5