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Fondue Fred

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2556 Telegraph Ave, Ste 3, Berkeley, CA 94704-2975
+1 510-549-0850
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17:00 - 22:00
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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

Our family of 7 dined at Fondue Fred to celebrate my daughter's high school graduation. On a Thursday evening parking was easier than I expected. You may have to take a couple passes around the neighborhood. The restaurant itself is in a strange hallway where two buildings intersect. It is in a sort of covered hallway. There was only one... More 

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Oakland, California, United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

I love cheese!!!! Like...I'd be content having any block of cheese for dinner, so I was so excited to check this place out. We went on a double date and choose 2 different fondues and the beef. The cheese weren't great and the best part about the beef was the broccoli (which I've never said about any meat dish). Our... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2012

Good sociable evening with simple food served in a friendly way. Only one thing we ordered a pitcher of diet coke but was given sprite. The group of students now refer to Sprite as Swiss coke.!!!

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Berkeley, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2012

Hidden away on Telegraph Ave. in Berkeley, is Fondue Fred. They have tables in a courtyard that is hung with lights and vines. Inside you feel like you are in a Swiss chalet in the Alps enjoying the delicious cheeses and chocolate. The owner is a very gracious host. We have been there when he is helping the young bride... More 

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Copperopolis, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2011

We have been to some expensive fondue restaurants and been less than impressed, but Fred's is well worth a try. Not too pricy with some tables in a bright and airy courtyard, all the dishes are very tasty (five of us had three cheese and two meat fondues) with plenty of good stuff to dip in them. Chocolate fondue to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2008

cheese. nuff' said

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2008

Went there years ago and have been meaning to go back....not the best fondue but a good place for a big group of people.....

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2008

terrible.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2007

Fun place for fondue.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2556 Telegraph Ave, Ste 3, Berkeley, CA 94704-2975
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-549-0850

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?