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Balmain Blu

333 Darling Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
(02) 9555 4334
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Ranked #31 of 77 Restaurants in Balmain
Cuisines: Seafood
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Bridport, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Balmain Blu is a little corner fish and chip shop that cooks up some great value for money dishes. A major plus is that Blu offers a good selection of fresh fish all cooked to order. The cooking is generally simple which, in my opinion is how fish should be cooked. The chips are good and the salads are light... More

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Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Great for a quick and cheap fish and chips.. Which is surprisingly hard to find on the peninsula.. We also had seafood for Christmas supplied by these guys and the quality was excellent. Highly recommended and at a reasonable price!!!

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13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013 via mobile

There are your run of the mill fish and chip shops and there are your fish and chip shops that make this simple fare into something special. Balmain Blu is one of the special ones. I really enjoyed watching the Balmain locals wander by while eating fresh tasty fish and chips

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Negombo
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Balmain Blu has been around for a while and for good reason. Their fish specials are great. The dish is usually on for a week and is a meal in a polystyrene box. I've often wondered how it is cost effective because you couldn't hope to buy the ingredients for less than the $14 or $15 you'll pay for it.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Simple, beautifully cooked salmon is my favourite. Welcoming owners and staff make it a pleasure to dine in.

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Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

Fabulous fresh fish and seafood, from classic fish n chips to lobster & salad there is something here for everyone. Eat in, takeaway or buy and prepare yourselves this is a great find in the heart of Balmain.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012 via mobile

I had eaten at Balmai Blu a few times but after today never again. After paying for grilled fish and salad, I couldn't believe I was served up what must have been only 100g of fish and a salad that was 99% rocket. Ripped off.

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Sydney, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

Simple,delicious food at a very reasonable price. Consistently outstanding food especially the fish and chips..piping hot fish,crispy batter and chips,plus great specials. Highly recommended...a Balmain treasure.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012 via mobile

I can't rate the food here- the guy wouldn't let us join tables together to fit 6 of us and when asked what he suggests we do he would not help us! Don't bother coming here if you like friendly service.

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Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

Yes, we love fish and chips. But this place offers great quality and variety of seafood meals. you can even have a wine or two. As a local, we think it is superb blend of food, good friendly service and and right in the heart of Balmain.

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Address: 333 Darling Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
Phone Number: (02) 9555 4334
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Balmain
Cuisine: Seafood

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