The Boathouse Balmoral Beach, Balmoral: See 453 unbiased reviews of The Boathouse Balmoral Beach, rated 4 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #1 of 7 restaurants in Balmoral. Very, very popular & when you sit there on a beautiful sunny day with yummy tasty food & a glass of wine looking at the ocean & Balmoral Beach, you wonder why you bother to travel overseas! Hotels near (SYD) Kingsford Smith Airport, Restaurants near The Boathouse Balmoral Beach. Had to go to counter to order & pick up meal. If you can handle waiting around,...and queuing its worth it. The Boathouse cafes in Sydney are a bit of an institution and whilst there are a few dotted around, The Boathouse in Balmoral must be one of the best cafes in Sydney you need to visit. Salt & pepper grinders on tables which were not wiped in between change of tables & I believe is against COVID...standards. The food was underwhelming given the wait. and queuing its worth it. Salt & pepper grinders on tables which were not wiped in between change of tables & I believe is against COVID...standards. During that time I saw the kitchen delivering...up to 12 dishes that remained on the bench for over 10 mins getting cold. 40 reviews .15 km away . Customer service poor and staff were unapologetic. I also saw a customer queuing with his bleeding (yup) dog and the waiters admired the dog. Great cuisine.More. 68 reviews . The Boathouse, established in 2008 by Pip and Andrew Goldsmith, began with our Palm Beach, Sydney café. I don't think this business model works on a weekend when it's quite obviously always busy. Landscaper Andrew Goldsmith and interior designer Pip Robb could not have chosen a more perfect spot than the old Balmoral boatshed to recreate the success of their breezy Boathouse restaurant at Palm Beach. Not sure why they have so many staff. Had to ask for bathroom to be serviced. The food is delicious. During that time I saw the kitchen delivering...up to 12 dishes that remained on the bench for over 10 mins getting cold. As I said in the title, I'd love to give it a higher rating, but can't!More, This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in Australia. Is this a place where you pay before receiving your order? Be a tad more professional. The Boathouse Balmoral is a waterside cafe located in Balmoral, Sydney. THE BOATHOUSE GROUP. 2. Salmon was dry & the salad was kale with very little grain & a tablespoon of puréed avo! Waited 30 minutes for two take away coffees. The Boathouse Balmoral Beach, Balmoral: See 455 unbiased reviews of The Boathouse Balmoral Beach, rated 4 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #1 of 7 restaurants in Balmoral. standards. Very poor standard of hygiene. Celebrate New Year's Eve with a Boathouse meal delivered! Location, location, location! 1.19 km away . Had to go to counter to order & pick up meal. Get quick answers from The Boathouse Balmoral Beach staff and past visitors. Ok, we thought, not a problem, it IS Sunday morning and perhaps they were just extra busy and weren't expecting such a crowd. I think this awesome place could improve by: Balmoral. Husband had fish & chips 4/10. Are you sure you want to delete this answer? The set up is gorgeous. We are sorry to hear that your experience with us at The Boathouse was a disappointing one. Coffee was also good. Given wrong table number when we finally were called out. Service is good.We did wait a while for service because it was a little busy. Staff appeared to spend their time walking around trying to find the table numbers in which time the hot drinks would be cold. Be more customer focused. ACCOMMODATION OUR VENUES EVENTS CATERING HOMEWARES. Find a better way to quickly deliver the food. 455 reviews .69 km away . Best nearby attractions See all. Husband had fish & chips 4/10. Fresh, tasty and filling alongside a lovely sea view. Very expensive lunch which was nothing but unpleasant bar the sunny day on the deck. But (and isn't there always a but!) I understand a surcharge for a public holidays when they have to pay staff extra (which it wasn't), but it wasn't as if we sat down and waiters came running - we still had to queue. Tables wiped with a damp cloth which had been tucked into the back of staff’s apron. Ok, we thought, not a problem, it IS Sunday morning and perhaps they were just extra busy and weren't expecting such a crowd. Chinamans Beach. Then, there's the 10% Sunday surcharge. You could even say it is pretty much the only cafe we went to for a while…And Balmoral has been our chosen picnic destination for as long as I can remember. Be a tad more professional. Fresh, tasty and filling alongside a lovely sea view. Location and ambience As the name of the cafe would suggest, The Boathouse is located right on Balmoral Beach at 2, The Esplanade in the affluent harbourside suburb of Mosman. No matter how beautiful and yummy the food is, if it arrives cold, it is not good. Alongside the baby and toddler-friendly Baths area of Balmoral Beach, right beside the water, is this terrific cafe. Walking very slow. I was so looking forward to eating at this cafe. 59 reviews .70 km away . Staff appeared to spend their time walking around trying to find the table numbers in which time the hot drinks would be cold. We are sorry to hear that your experience with us at The Boathouse was a disappointing one. Staff appeared to spend their time walking around trying to find the table numbers in which time the hot drinks would be cold. 48 talking about this. 2. Be more customer focused. Salmon was dry & the salad was kale with very little grain & a tablespoon of puréed avo! Perfect fo... r your New Year's celebration, or to enjoy on New Year's Day! Great cuisine.More. 1 Comment Balmoral Boathouse’s older sister in Palm Beach has long been our family’s favourite cafe. ! But the efficiency and customer care can be improve by a lot. No matter how beautiful and yummy the food is, if it arrives cold, it is not good. 84k Followers, 390 Following, 3,027 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Waterside Venues in Sydney (@theboathousegroup_) The set up is gorgeous. REVIEW The Boathouse Balmoral Beach. We are sorry to hear that your experience with us at The Boathouse was a disappointing one. Very poor standard of hygiene. I also saw a customer queuing with his bleeding (yup) dog and the waiters admired the dog. Balmoral Boathouse Cafe. The Boathouse Balmoral Beach Balmoral Beach Menu - View the Menu for The Boathouse Balmoral Beach Sydney on Zomato for Delivery, Dine-out or Takeaway, The Boathouse Balmoral Beach menu and prices. We came here for breakfast and were not disappointed! OPEN DAILY 7am - 3pm Breakfast 7 - 11.30am Lunch 12 - 3pm HAPPY HOUR 2 - 4pm daily, 2 - 5pm Sunday We are open + trading as normal. Never again having dined here & Shelley Beach outfit before. No service except for drinks which were prompt. Great coffee, awesome location and good food. No matter how beautiful and yummy the food is, if it arrives cold, it is not good. Coffee was also good. Had to ask for bathroom to be serviced. We would have walked out had we not invested so much time waiting. Does The Boathouse Balmoral Beach offer takeaway? Absolutely ridiculous for a place that’s so well known and other places in Sydney don’t take more than 5 minutes. Given wrong table number when we finally were called out. Thank you to Nigel Ward from Uccello for choosing The Boathouse Balmoral as his pick for the best fish + chips in Sydney! Perfect fo... r your New Year's celebration, or to enjoy on New Year's Day! Weekends are hectic! We queried at 1:30 and were informed that the wait shouldn’t be much longer. and queuing its worth it. If you can handle waiting around,...and queuing its worth it. We had the mushroom with poached eggs and it was divine. We saw the same young person returning 3 times to the kitchen as the table number could not be found. There is a sign that dogs are to stay outside. The food was underwhelming given the wait. I give this place more than a 5 star!!! From delectable and well presented food, to amazing almond mocha, friendly and efficient staff and stunning ambiance! We are sorry to hear that your experience with us at The Boathouse was a disappointing one. But (and isn't there always a but!) The Boathouse Balmoral Beach is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers: 19 Must Eat Dishes in Sydney | Gourmand and Gourmet, 2 The Esplanade, Balmoral, Mosman, New South Wales 2108 Australia. Their oysters were yellow, stale and smelly. That burger was very cold by then. You can be chatty and friendly and happy as far as you display a sense of urgency for the customer and you enforce the rules you have set up to provide a fantastic experience for your clientele. I understand a surcharge for a public holidays when they have to pay staff extra (which it wasn't), but it wasn't as if we sat down and waiters came running - we still had to queue. Welcome to The Boathouse Balmoral, a waterside cafe located in Balmoral, Sydney. You can be chatty and friendly and happy as far as you display a sense of urgency for the customer and you enforce the rules you have set up to provide a fantastic experience for your clientele. Not impressed by that - at all. OUR OFFERINGS. You can be chatty and friendly and happy as far as you display a sense of urgency for the customer and you enforce the rules you have set up to provide a fantastic experience for your clientele. Celebrate New Year's Eve with a Boathouse meal delivered! 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