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No.7 Balmac

7 Balmacewen Road | Maori Hill, Dunedin 9010, New Zealand
+64 3-464 0064
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“baked alaska” (4 reviews)
“shakshuka” (3 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
European, Cafe, Grill, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7 Balmacewen Road | Maori Hill, Dunedin 9010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Awesome service and awesome staff. The venison is wild venison and so good (we had this for dinner). Have also been for vreakfast and it’s lovely totally recommend.

Thank Coburn192
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Following Cuisine Magazine recommendation as a top 100 restaurant booked No 7 with high expectations. Had a couple of issues with both the service and our food which equated in the average rating overall. 1. Myself, sister and husband, waiting for service - me giving...More

Thank 453nath
Reviewed October 17, 2017

Had visited several times in the past for their famous doughnuts BUT this time I believe they deserve a little "positive feedback". Straight into it... Had brunch with my wife and two kids. Waitress got our order wrong, service was slow, cold and awkward, coffee...More

1  Thank raymondy133
Reviewed October 14, 2017

No.7 is by far my favorite restaurant in Dunedin and so worth splurging to go dine. The staff are amazing and so friendly! The food is even better. The atmosphere is great and you're always felt as though your being looked after. Great place for...More

Thank Ella S
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Visited here for my birthday. Yummy food, great verity. Staff were very friendly service great. Will be back

Thank GrantandSheryl D
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Couldnt fault the service or the food. Brilliant friendly staff. Recommend booking, which was really easy to do on line.

Thank carolmann1
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Four of us enjoyed a great evening here last Saturday night. All our meals were beautifully presented and tasted superb. We were looked after by a friendly and efficient waitress with a good knowledge of the menu. The venue was warm and inviting with a...More

Thank FourTravel2013
No7Bal, Owner at No.7 Balmac, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

We're thrilled you and your friends enjoyed your evening with us! Thanks for the great review 😊

Reviewed October 4, 2017

Our son took us here in the last day of our visit." Otherwise we would have gone there many times ,!! The Black Doris Bomb Alaska is fantastic!! I so hope it is still on the menu next time we are in Dunedin Staff are...More

No7Bal, Owner at No.7 Balmac, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thanks for your lovely review, I'm glad you found us!

Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

I've been here once before and I walked out not wowed like I had expected to be but I wanted to give it another go. The decor is fantastic, the atmosphere and the seating is all so nice, loved the pendant lights. The service was...More

Thank ekta69
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

The French toast is one of the best I have had. The food looked and tasted Amazing!! Also had a couple of their doughnuts they sell on Friday and Saturday mornings which are bloody lovely and very creative.

Thank Shannon L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Balmacewen Road | Maori Hill, Dunedin 9010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-464 0064
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