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Aga Giecko’s Illustrations for Balans

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Queer Culture Club at Balans

For the last few months, Balans have been hosting our lovely friends from Queer Culture Club as they drink and draw their evenings away in

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A look at Balans Kensington

Balans Kensington is stylish, classic and unfailingly charming. The perfect dinner spot when in West London. We’ve been in this location for 20 years. At

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Creativity

Coco Bayley for Balans

National Porn Star Martini Day is upon us (yes it’s a thing…) Celebrations are planned at Balans (responsibly), and artist Coco Bayley has created some

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Creativity

Nice things written down

We receive a lot of digital reviews and emails these days. But this one, handwritten and left behind on the back of a napkin made

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Creativity

Soho George

George Skeggs, more commonly known – although there’s nothing even remotely common about him – as ‘Soho George’ is one of the last true Soho

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Lost in Soho

A forgotten remnant of old London, hidden beneath one of its busiest streets, there lies a tantalising glimpse into the lost history of Soho buried underneath

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Simon Costin has designs in Victoria

Simon Costin is the creative mastermind behind the interior design of all our Balans restaurants & bars. Most recently, he worked on creating the magnificent

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Plant-powered Expo – Balans Goes Vegan

Objectively deploy emerging systems for tactical markets. Collaboratively redefine go forward bandwidth and client-based best practices. Professionally pontificate 24/7 value vis-a-vis ubiquitous catalysts for change.

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Meet The Managers: Amazing Anca

Having worked for Balans for a whole 13 years, Anca is an utterly indispensable part of the family and we simply wouldn’t be the same without her. Bubbly, bold and endlessly brilliant at her job, we sleep soundly knowing that our Shepherd’s Bush site is in her very safe hands.

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As most of you know, Balans has been boldly standing in Soho since 1987. For 33 years and counting, we’ve been leading the way when

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Kensington’s October Dinner Offer

Some of you might have noticed that we have recently been having a bit of a makeover at our Kensington branch.  From our racy red

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