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Le Fou du Roy

Rue du Comte d'Ursel 4, Durbuy 6940, Belgium
+32 86 21 08 68
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Ranked #14 of 37 restaurants in Durbuy
Price range: $20 - $47
Cuisines: French, Italian
Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
The Hague, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Very nice location, atmosphere, service and design of the place! Food was just perfect! The food was very tasty, fresh and biological. The owner was involved in the process. Everything was done accurately. This is the place to come back!

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5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

After a wonderful day walking, we passed this charming little restaurant. The outside terrace nestled behind ancient flint walls looked irresistible. However, it immediately looked perhaps out of budget. A glance at the menu showed that actually the prices were very reasonable and perhaps the food quality would not be as good as the setting. WE WERE WRONG! :) We... More

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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Situated in the heart of Durbuy, 100 metres of the central square where all the main stream restaurants are located. Entree lit by candles, inside left and right from the corridor small rooms with 6 tables. Upstairs also possible to eat. Interior with old-fashioned decoration in farm-style. Three course meals only, not a wide selection, but no need, cause anyone... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We have been here before and do really like it, however this Christmas we found the menu lacking in originality and the service not up to the price. Lovely location and lovely rooms, we luckily arrived a bit early so had a nice window table. (be careful, the tables are extremely close together, so in addition to hearing the entire... More

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Cologne, Germany
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64 reviews 64 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

Le Fou du Roy, located in the heart of the old town Durbuy serves good food for reasonable prices. The dishes are a fusion between good french cuisine and traditional belgian cuisine. You can choose either an entree and main dish, or main dish and dessert (cost around € 30). We had for the entree noix St. Jaques in a... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

Le Fou du Roy seems to have a stellar reputation with the locals, and it lived up to our high expectations. We sat on the very pretty terrace and enjoyed a long lunch of scallop appetizers followed by steak frites. Just order espressos instead of dessert if you're feeling full, because they come with delicious little treats. My only warning... More

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Bruges, Belgium
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80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

This is a real restaurant and certainly no tourist trap. If you are looking for a quick lunch or dinner I would advise you to go somewhere else. If you are looking for very nice food with a great price/quality report you are at the right place. Very good chef and maitre, other servers little bit less but still ok.... More

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