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Chez Fred

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French, English
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10 Seamoor Road | Westbourne, Bournemouth BH4 9AN, England
01202 761023
Website
Today
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout

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Visitor rating
  • 461
    Excellent
  • 120
    Very good
  • 45
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
EXCELLENT

This is our second visit in several weeks, we were very impressed by the portions served. The staff are excellent always with a cheery smile,great to see everyone works as a team player, that's why this business is so successful. Thank you for a great fish meal, will be returning shortly.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
Ian J
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BOURNEMOUTH
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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649 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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BOURNEMOUTH
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

This is our second visit in several weeks, we were very impressed by the portions served. The staff are excellent always with a cheery smile,great to see everyone works as a team player, that's why this business is so successful. Thank you for a great fish meal, will be returning shortly.

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Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Coming from Southend where fish and chips are the local speciality I was pleased to find Chex Fred. The batter is light and crispy and the chips are all freshly cooked. The problem is that because it is not greasy at all you can easily manage a large portion with all the calories that includes! My son took his girl... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Amazing fish here so fresh. You cab sit in or take away. Beware of the lunchtime queues though or early evenings. This place has a good name and deserves it. Good value for money.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Delicious food with friendly service. Might be a bit of a wait as you can't book in advance, but well worth the wait and queue moves fairly quickly.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Fast service. Good choice with plenty of variations on the traditional fish and chip meal . Friendly and efficient staff.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We had a lovely meal here today. Quite the nicest haddock and the freshest chips. The staff were welcoming and efficient and kept the tea and coffee refills coming!

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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135 reviews 135 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Disappointed sums up our visit perfectly. Wonderful service, it really couldn't be faulted. However the food wasn't great. Maybe we were unlucky. My plaice was coated in very soggy batter, almost as though the fish had been placed in the frier before it was at the correct temperature. The chips were very average and the pea fritter lacked flavour. We've... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

If you have time to wait in the queue it is worth it, waiters and waitresses are really nice and polite.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

the best fish and chips in the area. its a long wait to get served but once you have tasted the fish and chips you will know why.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Great all had a very tasty meal X will go again staff very friendly and polite although not not very good for parking .

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10 Seamoor Road | Westbourne, Bournemouth BH4 9AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: 01202 761023

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 23
  • Cuisine: French, English

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?