The Balfour Kitchen & Bar

The local inner-city gem - 37 Balfour St, New Farm, Queensland Australia

The Balfour Kitchen & Bar | Vietnamese inspired, locally sourced.

View our menus: Breakfast, Lunch, Lunch - Vegan, Dinner, Taste it All, Taste it All - Vegan, High Tea, Drinks

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Close to the hustle of New Farm and Howard Smith Wharves, you’ll find us in a leafy spot just off Brunswick St. Pick your favourite seat in our fairylit courtyard or catch the breeze on our verandah.

We are excited to have been awarded Best Vietnamese restaurant in Australia in the 2019 Savour Awards and also placed in the Delicious Top 100 restaurants. In 2020 we have been awarded an Australian Good Food Guide Chef-Hat and also the Readers Choice Award for Vietnamese. In 2020 the restaurant was awarded ‘Best Asian Restaurant’ in QLD’ in the QLD & NT Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence.

We are now open to outside diners for dinner. The restaurant is registered as a COVID safe establishment. Details are available here.
The Balfour Kitchen


37 Balfour St, New Farm, Queensland Australia

Opening Hours

Breakfast: Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 10:00am - Saturday - Sunday 7:30am - 11:00am

Lunch : Saturday - Sunday - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Dinner: Monday - Saturday - 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Asian flavours of Brisbane at Spicer’s Intimate Urban Retreat

Head Chef Lachlan Horstman showcases sustainably sourced seafood, ethically farmed meats and hero vegetables with beautifully balanced Asian aromas and the distinctive sweet, hot, sour, salty flavour of Vietnamese cuisine.

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Spicers Balfour Hotel

Spicers Balfour Hotel is an award-winning boutique hotel just minutes from the Brisbane city centre. Step inside this iconic Queenslander and you’ll discover a chic and stylish interior.

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