Overview

Balla Aperitivi Bar


Italian Aperitivi – meander through the Tuscan vineyards before a taste of Veneto and Sicily.

Mix and match with some antipasti, bar snacks or street food from our bar menu as you enjoy a breathtaking view of the harbour. Enjoy our exclusive Italian wine list or watch your apertivi cocktail come to life. Check out our menu for endless before or after dinner posiibilities.

Location and opening/business hours

Location

Level G, Harbourside
The Star, 80 Pyrmont Street
Pyrmont NSW 2009

Hours

  • Lunch
    Monday to Friday 12:00pm - 2:30pm
  • Dinner
    Monday to Thursday 5:30pm - 9:30pm
    Friday and Saturday 5:30pm - 10:00pm
  • Sunday Closed

Menu

Balla Aperitivi Menu

Menu

Balla Aperitivi Bar Menu

Balla Aperitivi Cocktail Menu

Balla Aperitivi Cocktail Menu

Cocktails

COCKTAILS

POMEGRANATE FIZZ $16
Pama Pomegranate and Amaro Nonino topped with Prosecco for a fruity and refreshing long drink

BALLA GARDEN #2 $19
Ketel One vodka, lychee syrup with a splash of Pomegranate for a Balla classic

BLOOD ORANGE SPRITZ $16
Feels like summer with Solerno and prosecco to create a refreshing spritzer

GIN-CIN $18
One for the Gin lovers – a balanced apertif of Hendricks and Martini with ginger

PASSION FOR MONTENEGRO $19
Kettle One with passion fruit and pineapple, Aperol and Amaro Montenegro

SICILIAN SAILOR $17
A palate-cleansing mix of spiced rum and blood orange liqueur with pink peaches

II BAFFI (THE MOUSTACHE) $18
Our after dinner Italian Amaro of applejack and vanilla, with a frothy finish

FIRE-BREATHING FRENCHMAN $20
A sweet and spicy balance of chilli vodka with strawberry and balsamic

CHICA CHERRY COLA $17
The Italian version of a long island iced tea, with a hint of fernet and raspberry

LADY BIANCO $20
The elegant choice – silver tequila with Amaretto and peach liqueur

SNACKS AND STREET FOOD

SNACKS

Roasted mixed nuts $6

Marinated olives with rosemary focaccia $9

Fried chick peas with paprika and oregano $7

Beetroot chips with goat’s curd and vincotto $10

BBQ Yamba prawn with chilli and herb salsa $12.

Wagyu beef skewers marinated in balsamic $12

STREET FOOD

Cecina (chickpea tart) with shaved pecorino $12

Fried calamari, school prawns and white bait with lemon and chili $14

Arancino with veal ragu and buffalo mozzarella $14

Tuna fritters with spicy mayo $12

Wood grilled lamb “arrosticini” $12

Crispy chicken nuggets “cacciatora” style $12