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De Fonderie

$$ - $$$, , European
Polenlaan 3 | 8900, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
+32 57 36 45 80
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“dover sole” (4 reviews)
“carpaccio” (3 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
Belgian, Dutch, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Polenlaan 3 | 8900, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

I made a reservation in DE FONDERIE with the request having a seat in a quit area of the restaurant because I am hearing impaired. We were with 8 persons and we have got a special place in the restaurant far away from any noice....More

Thank 76paulv
Reviewed May 9, 2018

we had a lovely evening at De Fonderie. The food and service were very good however the bill was quite expensive. I would recommend the restaurant for a special occasion.

Thank lorraine w
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was recommended to us by some locals and it was right near our bnb. The food was amazing and the staff were very attentive. They also accommodated for a dairy allergy which was extremely helpful. A little pricey but the whole experience was...More

Thank Vicky W
Reviewed April 25, 2018

A very beautiful restaurant in a restored former warehouse. Great location for us as it was close to our hotel. Flemish/European menu but very copious quantities. If you have a small appetite go for one course. Xavier the owner was very charming and made our...More

Thank Claire W
Reviewed November 25, 2017

Visited this place based on the good tripadvisor value. Servis was OK, taking care of us. Meal was just average, tunafish ok, but pasta cold and rigid. Nice for eyes but average in taste. We had no complaint at all, but i can not say...More

1  Thank zoltan168
Reviewed November 22, 2017

Came here with 8 people. Had a huge ribeye steak, Really well cooked (Medium to well - English style). Excellent service.

Thank WillTontour
Reviewed November 12, 2017

We went to this restaurant upon the recommendation of a colleague. We were not disappointed. On the contrary, the food was very good. The cheese croquettes and the carpaccio were excellent. The service was attentive and the price was reasonable. For a solid, value-for-money dinner,...More

Thank ClaudeRakisits
Reviewed September 23, 2017

Service was very good as was the food (I had stingray and my wife had sole). The drinks were reasonably priced. The ambience of the restaurant is also very good. It's a nice restaurant for a special night out. Recommended.

Thank Mick B
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

This neighbourhood restaurant is absolutely top notch and a true 'hidden gem', well away from the busy touristy Grote Markt in the centre of Ypres. Great serving staff, a wonderful menu and food to just enjoy at its finest. We sat on the beautiful sunny...More

2  Thank Robsski
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Have dined here several times - never disappointed and always a warm welcome from Xavier (owner/head waiter). The food is always first class, possible towards the expensive end of the spectrum but worth that little bit extra.

Thank ian j
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Polenlaan 3 | 8900, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ieper (Ypres)
  • Phone Number: +32 57 36 45 80
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