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The Fat Duck

High Street, Bray-on-Thames SL6 2AQ, England
+44 1628 580333
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
High Street, Bray-on-Thames SL6 2AQ, England
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1 - 10 of 1,519 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

A trip to the Fat Duck as everybody says is an experience not just a meal. It is hard to write a review and not ramble on about the specifics of the food and environment but that would ruin it for you so I need...More

Thank Morriorl
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It doesnt get any better than this. A total experience from start to finish, everything was perfect. The only downside is the staggering cost especially the drinks, but the wine journey was fantastic and added to the theatre.

Thank SparkyQ
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is different to any other restaurant we have visited. It is definitely an experience, less so a meal. Yes, we were amazed at the food offerings given to us, all very modern, and 'tricky', but it felt as though we were part of the...More

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A long standing family ambition to visit the Fat Duck has been fulfilled. Almost five hours went by in a very enjoyable way. Excellent service and a personalised experience. Food courses to challenge your taste buds and thinking. Also take one of the wine tours...More

Thank jonfbrighton
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is the greatest dining experience I have had in many a year.I will not ruin the whole magical journey by describing it in any detail. Every course burst with different levels of flavour complimented by excellent wines. The waiting team headed by the imposing...More

Thank Epicure134
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have a friend that lives in Miami who shares the same birthday and our wives organised lunch here to celebrate. Absolute fantastic experience and highly recommended.

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my daughter here for our "journey" last week. Don't want to give anything away here, as the experience should definitely include surprise. There were so many signature moments, but I will say that it included a perfectly executed seafood course which I will always...More

Thank NorCalBusTrav
Reviewed 1 week ago

I first went to the Fat Duck on a number of occasions in the last century!-about 18 years ago I think on the recommendation of a friend.Back then it was significantly cheaper and easier to get a table .Happy to report that the standard of...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My son surprised me with lunch at The Fat Duck, for Mother's Day! It will go down in our family history as the best Mother's Day ever. This was not just a fabulous meal, it was an amazing, entertaining and memorable experience: probably the best...More

1  Thank Kathy N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For the first time we felt the full meaning of the term "mind blowing ". Originally I didn't think much of the idea of a meal being seriously evoking some childhood memories but I couldn't be more mistaken. The whole experience was so thoughtfully prepared...More

Thank Nikolaos G
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Linda20162016
We are a family of three (girl :8 yo), and family of 5 (boys : 16, 14, 4 years old) The questions are : can we bring our children but we don't book for them to eat? Because in the web for booking, if we search the available seat for odd number of people, often it's not available. But the even number, have a lot more dates available. If we have to book for our child (including the 4 yo), can we book all together for 8 people? Since we want to sit together, but the number of people that can book max only 6 people. Is there any way that if we separate the booking in two groups of four people, but we can sit all together?
31 May 2017|
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Response from Paul N | Reviewed this property |
I don't recommend children in the restaurant. Hire a care service at your hotel. This is a culinary experience not intended for kids.
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Charlène M
Hey! I just booked 2 places for the 16th of August 2017 for 12:30 lunch but there has been a mix up and misunderstanding in dates between me and my friend so unfortunalty we will not be able to make it. Is there any way we can resell the spaces or get a refund?
8 April 2017|
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Response from Kelly G | Reviewed this property |
The tickets do say non refundable when you purchase them, but hopefully if you call them and explain they may change the dates if it's far enough in advance as they usually have a fair sized wait list
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 280 - USD 280
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Bray-on-Thames SL6 2AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Bray-on-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 1628 580333
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