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The Blue Door

100 Regent Street, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 3W4, Canada
+1 506-455-2583
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Ranked #49 of 195 Restaurants in Fredericton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $23
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: International
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Blue Door is one of Fredericton's busiest and most innovative restaurants, recently re-opened under new ownership and management, The New Blue Door menu has been rejuvenated thanks to Chef Peter DiVeto and is sure to have something for everyone. Daily features created and purchased locally when available. We love trying new and unique dishes that are sure to leave a lasting impression!!
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English first
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 NEW

Stopped for lunch after finishing a work meeting. The food was delicious and the service was pleasant and friendly. The portions are not large (if you're looking for a big lunch) but the flavors were nicely combined and there was enough to satisfy at lunchtime.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Went here with my girlfriend on a date and really enjoyed the romantic atmosphere. It was very quiet and peaceful and the service was very nice. Both our meals were cooked very well and the presentation was great. No complaints what-so-ever!

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Fredericton, Canada
Top Contributor
178 reviews 178 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

New ownership but I still liked it. I found the service was pretty fast, the prices fair, the wine list pretty good, the crowd is not too noisy and the smallish menu still has good variety. There was a special on a pork chop with maple syrup - everything involved with the meal was grown/raised in New Brunswick. My buddy... More

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Halifax
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10 reviews 10 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Used to enjoy this restaurant and was excited to see it reopen. Had a meal there with a group last night. We were extremely disappointed. Service was poor. There was a large group in the room beside us that were extremely loud. Our server was rude and did not know menu. We waited over an hour for food and the... More

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MikeBabs, Owner at The Blue Door, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for writing in. I am sorry to hear you had a bad experience the other night. When I talked to some members of your group, they didn't seem upset that we ran out of rice. I would have been more than happy to take care of your bill had someone mentioned to me while I checked on... More

Fredericton, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This was our first visit to the newly reopened Blue Door. We were impressed with the menu which has some interesting choices such as duck gnocchi (main) and Korean lettuce wrap (ap). Food was very tasty and well presented. We had an experienced and knowledgeable waiter (Craig). There is also a good wine list, with lots of interesting red wine... More

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MikeBabs, Owner at The Blue Door, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your feedback. It is much appreciate and we are so happy that you enjoyed your visit with us. We will be changing up the menu every 3 months or so with a new launch planned for October 1st. Our chef Peter has a few new creations we are looking forward to sampling it. As... More

Fredericton, Canada
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61 reviews 61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Just dropped 100 on a poor meal at the Blue Door. I actually couldn't complain as I was not asked once how my meal was. We waited 18 minutes after having plates removed until we got our bill (we had to ask for it). Had the lettuce wrap with tofu and kimchi for an appetizer and the scallops for main.... More

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MikeBabs, Owner at The Blue Door, responded to this review

Hi Jim, Sorry to hear you had a negative experience with us the other night. Appreciate the feedback on where we can improve on both service and quality of food. Not happy to hear that it took so long to clear your plates and I will be reviewing this with the staff to make sure it doesn't happen again. We... More

Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I had great expectations, the food was good and service attentive. However, although this is probably one of the best places in fredericton, it is overpriced and I cannot imagine it could be once Canada's top 50 restaurants. If you want something truly special, cross the street and try Ten Resto.

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MikeBabs, Owner at The Blue Door, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the feedback! We will be changing our menu every 3 months so hope you will be back again sometime in the future. Feel free to say hi next time in!! Thanks again and all the best!! Mike More

Calgary, Canada
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137 reviews 137 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

My friend and I went here for a mini-celebration and we wanted someplace reliable. We were a bit leery, having heard it was under new management, but as it turns out, all was good. We both had an app, a main and a dessert and we were fabulously pleased with all of them. One special of the day salad, one... More

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MikeBabs, Owner at The Blue Door, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the kind review. It is always nice to hear the positive side of things so I can relay the message to our staff!! Stay tune for a menu change in late September and hope to see you again in the future. Please be sure to say hi so I can Thank you in person. All... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Blueberry Flambe desert suggested and prepared at the table by Craig was superb. Thai curry chicken, Scallops and salad were memorable.

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MikeBabs, Owner at The Blue Door, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. It is much appreciated. Be sure to say hi next time you are in!! Thanks again Best Mike More

Fredericton
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22 reviews 22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Before getting critical, I applaud the service, atmosphere, and concept. However, the food was underwhelming. The duck gnocci sounded great but in my opinion needed more flavor. The Thai red curry was quite good but double the price of what it would be at other places. While this experience was definately sub par and not worth the price, I might... More

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MikeBabs, Owner at The Blue Door, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know how we are doing. This is the first complaint about the duck gnocchi, so I hope this was an isolated incident. We try and use all fresh ingredients while making our dishes including the chicken where we cook it in house. Unfortunately due to this, causes the price to be... More

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