Our customers can be assured Balans is making all efforts to follow best practice and the government’s safety guidelines for COVID19.
On arrival we are offering our customers a track and trace login facility via a QR code. Similarly, for those who would like to view their menu digitally, customers can simply scan a QR code located on each table.
We’re looking forward to welcoming you!
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