Balans - Kensington

 
 
ADDRESS
187 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 6SH 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday: 08:00-00:00
 
PRICES
Under £35
 

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Balans - KensingtonFrom a plate of pasta to rib eye steak, you can get food all day long at Balans brasserie. One of five London Balans branches, this restaurant on Kensington High Street is ideally situated to serve shoppers on the busy retail road. Sip a glass of chilled Chardonnay while relaxing in the cool and contemporary black interior, punctuated with a purple bar. Cocktails and all day breakfasts are specialities, proving that you can be all things to all people.

 

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Today (Saturday) Balans - Kensington closes at midnight

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Earls Court Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Hornton Street Car Park
 
3 minutes walk
 
Young Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Restaurants > Brasseries
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239 Old Brompton Road, Earl's Court, , Earls Court, London SW5 | 15 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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London > Restaurants > Brasseries
56 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 18 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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London > Restaurants > British restaurants
1 Allen Street, Kensington, W8 | 1 minute from Balans - Kensington
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London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
1a Argyll Road, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Balans - Kensington
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London > Restaurants > American restaurants
222 Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W8 | 2 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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Holland Park Theatre, Holland Park, W8 | 6 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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The Dwindling House of Holland
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 12th July 2014 - 10.30pm-11.15pm
Holland Park Theatre, Holland Park, Holland Park, London W8 | 6 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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Rio 2
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 11th to 17th Jul 2014
Gate Notting Hill, 87 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 12 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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London > Entertainment > Cinemas
103 Notting Hill Gate, Kensington, London W11 | 12 minutes from Balans - Kensington
Originally built in 1898 as a theatre, Notting Hill's Coronet is now the place to go for a good, old-fashioned cinema experience. The dcor harks back ... More
 
 
 
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Gate Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
11 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 13 minutes from Balans - Kensington
With an average audience capacity of 70, the Gate has been presenting first class fringe theatre for over 30 years and continues to do so, making ... More
 
 
 
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Royal Albert Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 15 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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18 Stafford Terrace (Linley Sambourne House)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Stafford Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
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Holland Park Avenue / Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W8 | 6 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
163 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Balans - Kensington
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Non-Stop Party Shop
London > Shopping > Specialists
214 Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W8 | 2 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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Children's Book Centre
London > Shopping > Books
237 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 14 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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London > Education > Arts and Drama
155 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 20 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 9 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
23A Edwards Square, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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Ping
London > Nightlife > Bars
180-184 Earl's Court Road, SW5 | 9 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Balans - Kensington
Handily located just off High Street Kensington (between Holland Park and Kensington Gardens), the Kensington Conference and Events Centre can accommodate up to 1,470 people and ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Roof Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 9 minutes from Balans - Kensington
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Opera Holland Park: The Turn of the Screw
Concerts | Until 12th July 2014 

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A major artistic step for Opera Holland Park, this new production of Britten's haunting The Turn of the Screw is ...More

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Concerts | Until 9th August 2014 

Holland Park Theatre 6 minutes walk from Balans - Kensington

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Theatre | Until 12th July 2014 

Holland Park Theatre 6 minutes walk from Balans - Kensington

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Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

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Exhibitions | Until 4th July 2015 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 9 minutes walk from Balans - Kensington

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Gate Theatre 13 minutes walk from Balans - Kensington

The general Idomeneus has to make a great sacrifice to dispel The Gods' anger, but it doesn't quite turn out ...More

The 50+ Show (Formerly The Retirement Show)
Exhibitions | Until 12th July 2014 

Olympia 14 minutes walk from Balans - Kensington

A look at how older people can enjoy life, including travel options and healthcare with demonstrations, seminars and talks....More

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Exhibitions | Until 18th July 2014 

Blyth Gallery, Imperial College 14 minutes walk from Balans - Kensington

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Exhibitions | Until 23rd July 2014 

Blyth Gallery, Imperial College 14 minutes walk from Balans - Kensington

Contemporary works in various media exploring perceptions of space and time....More

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