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FG Restaurant

Lloydstraat 204, 3024 EA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 425 0520
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Ranked #2 of 465 restaurants in Rotterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $47 - $203
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Food that triggers and inspires. Food that brings back long forgotten memories. Food that is enjoyed together. The power of simple and pure. The magic of combining. The art of leaving things out. The history, the guts and the innovation of Rotterdam.Experience it all with us, at FG Restaurant.
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Food that triggers and inspires. Food that brings back long forgotten memories. Food that is enjoyed together. The power of simple and pure. The magic of combining. The art of leaving things out. The history, the guts and the innovation of Rotterdam.Experience it all with us, at FG Restaurant.
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  • Dutch first
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
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Oxford
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We ordered the 4-course surprise menu it it took well over 2 hours to get 4 quite small pieces of food. And this after we asked for the food to arrive faster. It's fair to say that we still felt a little hungry after this. The flavors are OK but not exceptional. The size of courses is pretty small. The... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We had something to celebrate, so we decided to go for the 11 course tasting menu. I must say the service staff is much better (professional but not too stiff) than in the previous years. The food was excellent and the portions not to big. One of the table partner did not like one of the dishes (due to his... More

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Flobecq, Belgium
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96 reviews 96 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

It is well worth its 2 stars. The dishes are surprising and offer a great variety in flavors . The only downside for us was the wine pairing. We had 5 sweet wines (which is a problem if you don't like sweet wine) otherwise this place is excellent. We would definitely go back, but choose the wine ourselves.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

First of all, the smell from kitchen had been all around restaurant. My trufle pasta was too salty. And everything were not so tasty to pay that money

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Porto-Vecchio, France
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Went for diner as a gift to our best friend. Decided for the 7 course diner, which if you include the amuses and additional cheese board ended up as an 11 course diner. Service staff is young but cheeky, which was a welcome addition to the whole experience. Francois Geurds was in the kitchen himself. Nice location in Loydskwartier in... More

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Tallahassee, Florida
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66 reviews 66 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

At a place this this it's a shame not to get the tasting menu. So that's what we did, 11 courses. Plus some free appies they bring everyone. The food was great, and the service was generally even better. They did this choreographed thing where they'd bring and take away the plates at the same time, lots of really nice... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We had a wonderful meal here. the tasting menu was inventive and showed off his culinary genius! the service was fabulous and the atmosphere was great. we didn't feel rushed, although at times it felt a little slow. the flavours were fantastic and would certainly eat here again if i was ever in the area again.

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Holland
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96 reviews 96 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We went to FG/Ivy with high expectations having had a five star meal there a few years ago not long after it opened. It is still an interesting place for an evening out with a very pleasant welcome, comfortable chairs and a quiet Rotterdamse view of the river and surrounding apartment blocks. We had booked via a dining scheme and... More

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Belgium
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

I went here to start of a weekend in Rotterdam with my wife. Let me start with the most important thing : the food is excellent and very nicely presented, the food wine pairing was perfect. Some minor drawbacks unfortunately too : i was not prepared for the relatively long waiting periods between the courses, the tables were positioned quite... More

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Salzburg, Austria
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

This was one of the best experiences we had in Michelin Star restaurants! We were looking for one and at the end were extremely happy that we managed to find this one. We visited it for lunch time and each course was something amazing! At the end we could choose between desert and cheese selection, I had perfect chocolate desert... More

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