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The Balfour Kitchen & Bar

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

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

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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.

Festive Hours | 3 Dec – 2 Jan
Lunch: Thu – Sun 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Dinner: Mon – Sat 5:00pm – 9:00pm


37 Balfour St, New Farm, Queensland Australia

Opening Hours

Breakfast: 7 days | 7.30am-11:00am

Dinner : Mon - Sat | 5:00pm - 9:00pm (1.5hr sittings)

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Head Chef Nick Stapleton showcases local Queensland ingredients with beautifully balanced Asian aromas and the distinctive sweet, hot, sour and salty flavours of Vietnamese cuisine at its best.
While respecting the traditions of French and Asian cuisines, he brings a rebellious flair to the fusion, inspired by the image of a Vietnamese chef cooking to comfort a Frenchman far from home.

Read more about Nick Stapleton.

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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