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The Fat Duck Gastro Pub

210 Kortright Road West, Guelph, Ontario N1G 4X4, Canada
(519) 827-0533
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English first
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Turns out, it was wing night. The delightful waitress was a pleasure to deal with. They had the usual staples on the menu, as well as some "gastro-fusion" foods. It was very clear that the caliber of the chefs were above average. Homemade hummus with fresh bread as I waited for my wings. Mine were sauced with the honey-hoisin sauce.... More 

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Guelph
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Had an enjoyable evening. Nice atmosphere, good food and a friendly server. Only complaint my husband had was that the fries were not very hot.

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Toronto, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Turned away from our regular downtown haunts due to seasonal party bookings and live band entertainment (which we did not really want this time round) we made a return visit to The Fat Duck, realising we had waited surely long enough for post-renovation and were glad we did. What a nice surprise! Atmosphere was calm, quiet with those sports keeners... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I have had good and excellent meals to so so meals here. Nice atmosphere. Takes a long time to get your meals, so don't be in a hurry.

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Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised by the delicious prime rib served to us at The Fat Duck on a Sunday evening in August. Since that evening we have been several more Sundays and each time we have more than enjoyed our meal. I am sure they have other wonderful meals but we just can't seem to bring ourselves to try something... More 

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Guelph, Canada
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5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I love this place. My favourite wings, of anywhere! There is a choice of fat/thin chips, either one of which is good. I can't rave enough about the au jus, which is made in house. Good host, always feel welcome. I also enjoyed the live entertainment on Thursday nights, but not sure if he's still there. We've been going for... More 

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Guelph, Ontario, Canada
1 review
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

Over the past few years the girlfriend and I have frequented this place quite often generally ordering the same three things every time: Ticos Nachos, House Crisps and a Rowe Burger. We absolutely loved these three items, but recently as of the new renovation we've noticed a severe drop in quality of the food. As such our most recent visit... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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27 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We first tried the Fat Duck several years ago and loved it. We tried it again a few years ago and were sorely disappointed with the food. On our most recent trip we thought we'd give them another try just in case our last experience was an aberration. It wasn't. The food: mediocre at best. They do have a small... More 

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Ontario
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Although this place seems to struggle with a bit on an identity crisis (am I a pub or am I an upscale restaurant) it really is an excellent dining experience either way. I had a Curried Lamb Shank & my wife had a Perch special. Both were cooked just perfect and were quite tasty. The appetizer of pulled pork Nachos... More 

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Guelph, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I usually get the fish feature, and tonight it was extra amazing. The sides were green beans, grilled red peppers, carrots and fingerling potatoes. And the fish was beautifully prepared with pecans. Yummmmmmy!!!!

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Additional Information about The Fat Duck Gastro Pub

Address: 210 Kortright Road West, Guelph, Ontario N1G 4X4, Canada
Phone Number: (519) 827-0533
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Guelph
Cuisine: British, Pub, Bistro

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