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Fred's

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35 Grove Street, Retford DN22 6JP, England
+44 1777 700387
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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food matched it's price - high but you get what you pay for no problem. Unfortunately the noise and heat from the overcrowded tiny restaurant with no ventilation will prevent us from visiting again.

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Thank Sarah P
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can't beat Fred's it's the best Chinese in the area by far. Staff have always been great and the food is delicious.

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Thank Emily H
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It states open for lunch from 12 - 2 in the week, me and husband wanted to go for lunch, but no response trying to phone so we drove down but it was closed, it advertises open on the menu and website but it was closed. Very dissapointed so we went elsewhere.

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Thank Marina K
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've eaten at Fred's around four times, and each time we have been given delicious food. The decor and ambience are perfect. I haven't been for a while but am very keen to go back (wish my husband wasn't such a tight....).

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Thank Ros B
Retford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sadly disappointed … we have dined here several times but tonight we felt really let down - the starters seemed like they came straight from Iceland, in fact they weren't that good …over cooked and lacking in filling ! The main course was mediocre and the service left a lot to be desired- waited ages for the table to be... More 

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Thank Stevie H
Retford, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to be regular visitors to Feeds but have not managed a visit for some time now. We found the welcome very nice and the environment calm and pleasant. The service was excellent and food delicious.

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Thank Anne W
Retford, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We chose to go to Fred's to celebrate my birthday. We pre-booked the drinks so that they would be on the table on our arrival. From the start nothing was too much trouble, the staff were friendly and attentive throughout the evening. There were six of us, we all chose a different dishes that we then shared. The food was... More 

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Thank lhm133
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

The food here is amazing. I must say some really good quality tasty food that's fresh and delicious. It is slightly higher priced but well worth it and has set menus as well as making your own choice. Great service from staff and plenty to choose from. Would book a table as very busy but with a taste of the... More 

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Thank sillyidiot17
London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Every time I'm visiting Retford I tend to eat here with family. The food is delicious and has it's own uniqueness. The ingredients are fresh, well seasoned and are not greasy. I'm a big seafood fan and would recommend the seafood dishes and the duck pancakes are great to share for a starter. Great service too.

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1 Thank Cindy P
Worksop, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed February 6, 2017 via mobile

Once again did not fail to impress, both the service and food was 1st class would recommend this establishment to anyone who likes Chinese food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Grove Street, Retford DN22 6JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Retford
  • Phone Number: +44 1777 700387

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?