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Balinese Spice Magic Restaurant

130 Keira St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
+61 2 4227 1033
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“nasi goreng” (12 reviews)
“beef rendang” (4 reviews)
“lawar” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
130 Keira St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a restaurant to rival the best that any Australian city has to offer. Authentic cuisine, backed by a genuine ethos that means the food is healthy, delicious, unique and lovingly created. Extensive menu, with dedicated vegan section, including vegan wine options so those...More

1  Thank PhineasPhogg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really very impressed. Had the nasi campur which comprised of mid goreng, rendang, tofu, beans and rice . All were delicious and authentic in taste. Well done guys, little taste of Indo in Wollongong

1  Thank matthemo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were so impressed with the amount of vegan options and then when the food arrived it exceeded our already high expectations - absolutely delicious! Flavours were authentic and amazing, interesting dishes, loved it all. Highly recommend!

1  Thank tarynshae
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful authentic flavoursome food. We shared a starter & 1 main with rice and found that more than enough, although they do offer carry out. Very very tasty & deserving of it's reputation. Excellent value too.

1  Thank Shirley M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I have travelled to Bali numerous times and the food I experienced at Balinese Spice Magic restaurant really took me back. I had the Gado-Gado salad which such a wonderful peanut sauce, full of flavour. The staff were kind and efficient and the whole layout...More

1  Thank tillyc168
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant on Keira St is cosy and casual with the definite feel of Bali. The staff were very pleasant and service was prompt. The Bali Beef Rendang was delicious and all the dishes we sampled had a refreshingly different taste to them. The spices...More

1  Thank Jennie W
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic anniversary dinner The staff were the most friendly & genuine in comparison to other local restaurants in Wollongong

1  Thank glutenfreefoodie12
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

When we arrived at Balinese Spice Magic I was glad I had booked a table, as the restaurant was quite full. All the staff were friendly and helpful throughout the evening. I ordered the spicy chicken Nasi Goreng and it was divine...any yes, it was...More

1  Thank gavs23
Reviewed 23 December 2017

One of my friends has been raving about this place for aaaaages, and I finally made, and I don't blame her for raving about Balinese Spice Magic!!! I love that there's so many delicious vegan items to choose from, I was struggling to choose just...More

1  Thank Sophie L
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

This place is INSANE! Truly a hidden gem that should be kept a little bit of a secret. The most wildly, and amazingly tasty food, especially good if your Vegan! They also make their own Tempeh, and it’s just delicious! Definitely worth a visit if...More

1  Thank Alison H
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Barbara H
12 May 2016|
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Response from WillJules01 | Property representative |
Hello Barbara, Yes, BSM cater for Vegan. Half of our menu are vegan, cooked in separate cooking utensil too. Please check our website balinesespicemagic for our menus :) Thanks, Jules
Francisca B
15 August 2015|
Response from ellenland95 |
Hi Francisca, Unfortunately we are not open on Sunday for Lunch or Dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Keira St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4227 1033
  • E-mail
Balinese Spice Magic Restaurant and Catering offers an amazing menu of traditional Balinese food at our fully licensed venue in the heart of Wollongong. We use fresh spices in our handmade spices mixes and grind them in a mortar and pestle to unlock the magic flavour and essential oils of the spices in our meals. We hope you enjoy the magic of Balinese food and culture at Balinese Spice Magic
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