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No.7 Balmac

££ - £££European, Cafe,
7 Balmacewen Road | Maori Hill, Dunedin 9010, New Zealand
+64 3-464 0064
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“baked alaska” (4 reviews)
“shakshuka” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All 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 2 days ago

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

Thank raymondy133
Reviewed 5 days ago

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 1 week ago via mobile

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

Thank GrantandSheryl D
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank carolmann1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 9 September 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 9 September 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
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I have had several meals at this restaurant over many years. It has one of the nicest decors of almost any restaurant in Dunedin. However, the food does not match! I've persisted because I really want this place to be great. I have given up....More

Thank Lynnette J
Reviewed 6 September 2017

First time for dinner at No 7 and it was very good. Menu offers a good selection of food options. Service was welcoming and slick without being overbearing. Can recommend.

Thank Rosebank430
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
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
  • E-mail
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