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Balcony Bar & Kitchen

) #46 of 102 Restaurants in St Ives $$ - $$$ American, , British
The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
+44 1736 798482
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (40 reviews)
“burger” (128 reviews)
“wraps” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, British, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
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1 - 10 of 404 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We visited last night. I chose the fish and chips. It was delicious. The batter was light and the tartare sauce (I'm not normally a fan) really added to the meal. Husband was pleased with his meal. We lingered with a drink enjoying the view...More

Thank AnitaHi68
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On a very hot and busy Sunday lunchtime in St Ives, the two of us and 3 kids went sandy-footed into the Balcony to see if they had any tables. The tables overlooking the beautiful harbour were all taken of course but there were a...More

Thank Mummaonthaedge
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place with terrific views, looking for something to eat in st Ives, all seemed overpriced, until we saw this place, the menu must looked good, prices looked good, inside we found very welcoming staff, serving freshly cooked food at sensible prices, pots of tea...More

Thank Alan Keith H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for somewhere for dinner on Friday evening and hadn't booked anywhere, tried here and there were plenty of empty tables which could be a bad sign! But after asking for our table to be cleaned (which a young waitress did happily) my...More

Thank Emily Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely bar, with great views over harbour. Food was excellent and good prices as well! Shame about the local idiot hassling a pregnant woman and her young family over a table, but maybe that's what you get on a Saturday night?! If it wasn't for...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with some freinds to be served by a rude girl for over priced food. To which we got a mouldy bun. Told the manager and he just dismissed it and stood at the bar, discusted. Hub box all the way guys

Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here a couple of times now and the food is always good, served quickly and good value for money. The tables at the front give stunning views across the bay. If you are looking for a place for an uncomplicated lunch with...More

Thank ABCL_2008
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with family on a busy day for a dinner. First of all I had to clean table myself with wet wipes as it was sticky all over. Not much waiting but when meal came I knew why it was so quick. Chicken strips were...More

Thank Kama1403
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely views lovely fish and chips for all kids portions were huge and the shoe string rosemary and salt fries were fantastic. Reasonably priced food was made quickly and staff really nice :)

Thank x_Family_of_4_x
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went to the spacious Balcony bar early evening for the views over the harbour and the wide selection of food. The well done Steak was good, the medium rare just a bit too rare, but helpful waitress did say to let her know if not...More

Thank pamela C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 798482
  • E-mail
Description
The balcony bar located on the harbour front overlooking the seafront provides a fast paced and welcoming environment for people to enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner or if you just fancy drink you are always more than welcome.

We specialise in live sport and have numerous screens so you don't miss out on any of the action no matter where you are sat.

We don't take bookings but due to the fast paced nature of the bar we do promise to seat everyone that comes through our door.
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