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De Fonderie

€€ - €€€French, ,
Polenlaan 3 | 8900, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
+32 57 36 45 80
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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French, Belgian, Dutch, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
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Polenlaan 3 | 8900, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had the monthly menu by the chef. Including fitting wine. The quality of the food was great and the taste even better. Very friendly people with a good service.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Stefan S
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Visited as part of a group of 6 for a business lunch. A great choice from the menu or daily special. I had hare with vegetables which was excellent and a lot of meat, others had the special steak fonderie, pheasant and stingray wings. Everyone...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank robb191
Reviewed 17 September 2018

If you want to eat good food in a nice environment, this is it. Not the cheapest in the city, but one of the best. Everything is just that extra bit better than expected.

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank Tjorven D
Reviewed 10 September 2018

De Fonderie is currently trying to be something it isn't and of our four dinners in Ypres was easily the most disappointing. Yes, the building is impressive but the food is only so-so, as is the service. Our night didn't get off to a great...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bob W
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Nice modern setting away from the crowds at the main square, just a ten-minute walk away, and decent-to-good food. But the English menu doesn't indicate that there are set prix fixe menus, and the waiter didn't bother to inform me either. Fortunately I knew about...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Broucsella
Reviewed 13 May 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

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 76paulv
Reviewed 9 May 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.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank lorrainew662
Reviewed 8 May 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

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Vicky W
Reviewed 25 April 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

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Claire W
Reviewed 25 November 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

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank zoltan168
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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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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