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Fort House Restaurant

2/6A Calvathy Road | Fort House Hotel, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
0091 9961772274
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Ranked #17 of 474 restaurants in Kochi (Cochin)
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

one of the most scenic settings in kochi to enjoy a meal. i was travelling alone and just stepped out to eat some light dinner. i happened to come to this place and i don't regret it one bit. faint rains only made the whole ambiance even more beautiful. the food though was just ok and not too great but... More

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New Delhi
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71 reviews 71 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Fantastic rooms,great ambiance,perfect location and mesmerising greenery.The place is perfect for a short or a long stay. The restaurants are good .. the one overlooking the port and sea is simply brilliant in mornings and eves. There's something mesmerising about this place..sea food is average while traditional kerala preparation are good but slightly over priced. Check for room upgrades amd... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

This restaurant faces the harbor and has a beautiful view. It is part of a gorgeous looking hotel, Fort House, although we didn't stay there. We had a very quiet and delicious meal with slow but pleasant service. It was the most expensive meal we had in Port Cochin which fits the vibe of the hotel but perhaps not the... More

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China
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75 reviews 75 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Fort house offers great candle-lit dining opportunity nearby the sea, with a very enjoyable marine breeze and beautiful small exotic garden. Dishes served are mainly traditional Kerala style, but there is also a nice selection of tasty western dishes, all very subtle in taste and beautifully presented. Service was very smooth and friendly. I went for the kerala-style shrimps, and... More

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Chichester, England, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We went for dinner as a group of 12 and had the most fantastic table , right out on the water. Everyone seemed extremely happy with what they ate. I had an aubergine curry and a paneer dish, both of which were excellent and very good value. Yes the service was slow and a bit haphazard. It seemed as if... More

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Dover, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

This was our first night dinner in Fort Kochi. It was a lively setting on the pier looking at the water and lights across the bay. Unfortunately the service was very slow, and the food was decent but not exceptional. We found it good value at 1100 for two. This is probably more leaning towards 3.5 stars but it wasn't... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We had a table out toward the end of the pier with marvelous views over the water. We enjoyed watching the ships and boats coming and going--all sizes and shapes from a one-person skiff to a giant cargo ship. The food was okay, not exceptional, certainly not the best we had, but not bad. The service was pretty wretched. Our... More

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We went for lunch and had a delicious freshly cooked meal. Fish curry for husband, prawns, daal and paratha for me. Great views, nice staff and a fair price.

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Melbourne, Australia
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90 reviews 90 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014 via mobile

We had stumbled across this restaurant whilst walking one afternoon and thought it would be a delightful place to have dinner as it is in a lovely location right on the water. When we arrived the next evening it looked even prettier than during the day. Sadly, that's the end of my positive comments. The food was average at best... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay at the Fort House, breakfast and dinner in the restaurant added to our enjoyment. A good range of veg and non-veg dishes, the seafood and pork vindaloo were particularly good. A lovely location on the waterside with an attractive courtyard, the Fort House is an oasis in the busy city of Kochi. Service... More

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