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Frederic Cafe Bistro

Market Buildings, Maidstone ME14 1HP, England
+44 1622 297414
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Market Buildings, Maidstone ME14 1HP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Can’t praise this Restaurant enough! This was our 3rd visit & each time it’s pure delight! Every table was full & the atmosphere is amazing! The food is simply delicious! We had Fillet Steak & the flavours are gorgeous! Got to be the best Restaurant...More

Thank MARTIN110859
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really loved this place back in the day but since it has expanded it has lost that certain something it used to have. The food is average at best and it was surprising when my wife ordered a kir aperitif that the waitress didn’t...More

Thank Mick C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taken by my son and had wonderful experience. Choice was great. French themed, great atmosphere, friendly service. Food great. Also has cheese n wine shop alongside!

Thank KarenWeaver
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since our first visit 4 years ago, every time we visit Kent we come back least once usually lunch or brunch time, with our granddaughter. It never fails to please and did so again today, very generous and delicious portions. If I have one criticism...More

Thank 2Vikings
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was'nt dissapointed on all the comments I had regards how good this restaurant is. Good choice of food, reasonably priced.

Thank maeve2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us went to Fredericks along with my 92 year old dad. it was very busy but they found us a table at the back. The owner (Frederick's dad I think) was very helpful and so were the other staff. good bistro food, fabulous...More

Thank StephenN997
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic lunch here There French ploughman’s is really good and well worth it Much better than stopping off at the chain restaurants in the town

Thank GolferLondon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited yesterday for my birthday meal and can honestly say we loved absolutely everything. Great atmosphere, incredible food, great service, and reasonably priced for the choice and quality. We had the saussison and rillette, the baked camembert and then steak and a lamb chop...More

Thank Char21A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely food, nice staff, good service, just wish the menu could be changed as the same meals have been on the menu for a year.

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant on satuerday lunchtime no booking and it was for 6 people, they found us a good table and we had a good meal, we all had something different and everyone enjoyed the meal. the only thing I would say that I...More

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Questions & Answers
Sharon V
8 January 2018|
Response from Esti B | Reviewed this property |
£25 p/p and you have to book by telephone as the spaces get filled up pretty quick. There is one happening on the 24th of January.
9 December 2017|
Response from leldebs09 |
What menu is on new years eve
5 October 2017|
Response from Ulric-Frederic | Property representative |
Yes we sell vouchers - the easiest way is to pick them up directly from us in the café - Many thanks !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Buildings, Maidstone ME14 1HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 297414
Small independent cafe-bistro serving provincial French "peasant food" - This is not fine dining! Its loud, noisy and rustic.
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