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Fred

Honingerdijk 263 265, 3063 Rotterdam, The Netherlands
31 10 2120110
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Ranked #11 of 465 restaurants in Rotterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $133
Cuisines: French, Fusion
Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Monster, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
213 reviews 213 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Excellent restaurant, beautiful interior, all well thought of ! Good spacing between the tables, great chairs. Believe it or not but it has one of the most beautiful washrooms I have ever seen, great style for a washroom, just beautiful. The food is excellent as well, well balanced, great tastes, no fluffy tricks on your table but real great food.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

A really good dining experience and one I would repeat. Went this evening with husband, daughter and her boyfriend. Dine out frequently, and this evenings experience re service, food quality and price would have to be up there with the best. Initially we thought 'what have we booked' it was very formal, and seemingly prescriptive but once we stated what... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

In general quality and service at fred is excellent. However for some sillyreason they decided to join a citymarketing program. The result was that the restaurant was packed with couples dining for 50 euro. The other result was we had to dine for 4 hours, the quality of the food and the service dropped dramattically. Onacceptabel for a 2 michel... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Went here last saturday for dinner, the food was great and tasted fresh and amazing. Great variety! For a full review please check out the following link: http://hungrybubblyberries.wordpress.com/2014/04/23/fred-rotterdam/

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Fred is an extraordinary place. We went there with Dining with the stars deal. The restaurant generously exemplified its best shots. They were not being frugal on us whatsoever, for which the owner should be commended. The food was unusually unique, with creative dishes and flavors we've never had before. The wine and the atmosphere were great. We liked it... More

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Leidschendam, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

We had a 4 course lunch at restaurant FRED. Overall Excellent taste, good quality ingredients. Beautifull presentation. Service at the table was adequate and the meal was finished with the best chocolate desert we had this year. Last year we were not happy when we left the table at Interscaldes, but this year with Fred, "Dining with the stars" proves... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Always dinner on Friday evening before we do the North Sea Jazz Fest thing. The Dutch, in their usual fashion, are alway very accommodating and offer great service. Unfortunately, this year Carlos Santana was playing at the AHOY on Friday evening so we opted for lunch at Fred's on Friday afternoon. Compared to dinner the year before it was ummmmmmm....kinda... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

To start with the positives: I really liked the food and there was enough of it. I found service somewhat wanting, however. The sommelier did not provide any advice on alcohol when we asked for brandy, just brought us some and poured in the glasses, without even telling us which brandy it was. Our waitress smiled once during the whole... More

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The Netherlands
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

Based on the TripAdvisor reviews we booked a table for 2 on a Thursday evening after having found out that our first choice (In Den Rustwat, across the road) was fully booked. At Fred, there were only two other tables occupied. The interior is somewhat overdone in the daylight, but becomes cosier when the lights are turned on. Our general... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Superb! Sincé the beginning the food, champagne and wine were excellent. The service is really good in terms of attention and guidance through the menu, although it could be faster (we stayed there for over 3 hours), maybe because there were not many waiters. They have this menu recommended by the cheff, but we wanted to try different things, so... More

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