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The Fat Duck

High Street, Bray on Thames SL6 2AQ, England
44 1628 580 333
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $328 - $328
Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Contemporary, British
Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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  • Dutch first
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Epsom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 NEW

Effortless booking online (remembering to set up a diary reminder 2 months before the date you want to book). We went for a 1pm sitting the day after Easter Monday. We had verbal and email re-confirmation about a week before the date. We let the train take the strain (which also allowed us to imbibe without worry). We walked in... More

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Dublin
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69 reviews 69 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

I had been looking forward to The Fat Duck experience for some time, making a reservation is really difficult, in fact its a pain in the neck trying to get through, so I was delighted when we finally managed it. Considering the price I left very very disappointed. My biggest complaint is the staff, we were one of the last... More

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Sorreento
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

What a fabulous experience! The meal was extraordinary, the food sublime, pure theatre, never to be forgotten. Love, love love. But, Heston, why employ all those French people in England? They were so rude, arrogant, and full of you know what. Surely you could find British people to work for you.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

My Fiancée and I managed to get a cancellation booking which we were very lucky to get, we had both wanted to go for years. The whole experience certainly lived up to our preconceptions and more- you have to approach the courses with a completely open mind as it will more than likely be like nothing you have ever eaten/experienced... More

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Fjellhamar, Norway
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

I finally came round to eat at the Fat Duck, something I have wanted to do for years. Owning a copy of the Fat Duck cookbook and having read and seen quite much about the food here, I was looking forward to it with great anticipation, and I was not disappointed. Even though there were dishes that I liked better... More

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I bought wife here in October 2013 for a surprise 40th Birthday treat. I have to say we were both very impressed. It is a real experience, I thought the atmosphere would stuck up and serious, but actually I was pleasantly surprised to find it very relaxed and inviting. The food is simply an adventure, being a big eater I... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

We went to the fat duck...what can I say. Flawless. From the service to the food and ambience. Would highly recommend it to anyone that appreciates a great dining experience. Save up as it doesn't come cheap!!!!

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The best dinning experience I've ever had. Yes it did cost a small fortune and I could only ever afford to do it once, but it is worth every penny. They really do look after you there. It doesn't matter if your rich or poor your treated the same. The food is nothing like I've ever had before. The only... More

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Milverton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We had a fantastic dinner with friends for my husband's birthday. We all enjoyed the fabulous theatre of the evening with many very clever and memorable dishes. It wasn't the best food that we have ever eaten in a restaurant but it was such an experience that we are so glad we went. Brilliant!

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West Midlands
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Special occasion, went with an open mind for a new eating experience, which it certainly was. It was a real education to see and taste food presented so uniquely, involving all the senses. Totally different high end dining. The cost is painful, as is the wine, but it is an experience to embrace and go for. A very long lunch... More

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