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Drago’s Delicious Chocolate Cake Recipe

Being in lockdown when you could be drinking a glass of something delicious and enjoying a plate of food at Balans can be a little


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Introducing Remi and his mince pie croissant

Our in-house Pastry Chef, Remi, is French – as surely all the best ones are. A man who says he couldn’t live without Praline Paste

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Getting To Know Our Head Chef, Steve Wilson

Our incredible Head Chef has been working with Balans for around 10 years and ensure that every plate of food we serve is beautifully presented

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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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Eat Out to Help Out (and even more)

The sun is shining and Balans is back. As if all of that wasn’t exciting enough, for the entirety of August, ALL of our Balans

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We’re hiring FOH & chefs!

FRONT OF HOUSE We’re hiring Front of House staff at all levels to work at Balans Stratford in East London, Westfield. Email your CV if you think you’d be a good fit for the Balans Stratford team to our General Manager, Francisca at balansstratford@balans.co.uk   CHEFS We’re hiring chefs at

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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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Aga Giecko’s Illustrations for Balans

It’s not often you start a discussion with someone who tells you that you share 60% of your DNA with a banana.  That’s what happens

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DJ Fat Tony x Balans

Legendary London DJ and Instagram’s wittiest man @dj_fattony_ is one of our oldest friends and most loyal (and handsome) guests. Tony used to live above

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