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mon balzac

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$$ - $$$
Polish, European, Central European
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ul. Piwna 36/39, Gdansk, Poland
+48 58 682 25 25
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just stepped in with without looking it up on TripAdvisor. The resultant was dark and cozy, there were just 2 other couples here, but the service was still slow. I ordered the fish soup and got a really bad stomach.

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Thank AnetaSmile
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 361 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had some drinks here on a Saturday night - 500 ml carafe of wine 44zl. Seems to be a popular spot in town. Live music when we were in - two guys doing covers of Oasis, Red Hot Chilli Peppers etc.

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Thank chepaddy
Reykjavik, Iceland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in, thinking this was a jazz bar, to have a beer. I asked if they had food or snacks. They did, and I ordered shrimps (my favourite). I received a dish with 10 royal shrimps with garlic butter. Wasn't expecting so much since I thought I was in a bar, but! These shrimps they are making there... I'm lacking... More 

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Thank Haflidi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This will be simple: highly recommended! Style is fine dining, but this is not an expensive restaurant.

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Thank Jesse S
Linkoping, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful breakfast á la carte with multiple choices. Really good service when we wanted to share and made unexpected choiches!

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Thank disatornvall
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful meal, chicken and goose dishes. Very reasonable with a good presentation. Chicken leg with mushrooms could have done with more vegetables! Lots of tables reserved and rightly so. But very dark in there! ...& hot!! Great ambience ...just hope my chicken was cooked through...as I'd never have known if it was cooked or not by candlelight! The dessert... More 

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Thank Susanne F
Salo
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Visited here yesterday and we liked very much. Our waitress was super friendly and took good care of us. House red wine was good and price was reasonable. Cheese plate was good starter and main course was Caesar salad. Very good salad!

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Thank Mika S
Leeds
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Visited here with another couple. The surroundings are nice and modern though oddly you use the toilets of what appears to be an hotel at the back but they were clean. The food was really good the starter of goat cheese was lovely and the steak for main was gorgeous. Very well presented and though didn't look much on the... More 

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Thank MatronLeeds
London
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41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Eating here leaves you full of good feelings about the food and service. I had the cod lunch special for lunch and the beef tartare for dinner with soup. Tasty, good just about right and nice serving sizes.

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Thank Adventurer62
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing place- not sure why it's missed by most people- maybe because the name is not very polish- maybe because it's part of a hotel but it is a place you should visit if you can- great feel, tastefully decorated - romantic- and the food was great as well. We stayed at the hotel but had to rush out... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Polish, European, Central European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions, Business meetings, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Piwna 36/39, Gdansk, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Northern Poland  >  Pomerania Province  >  Gdansk
  • Phone Number: +48 58 682 25 25

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?