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The Fat Duck


Inside The Fat Duck with Heston Blumenthal


Backstage at the Fat Duck, Britain's Wackiest Restaurant


The Fat Duck - 3 Michelin Star Experience


The Fat Duck Experience


The Fat Duck Sweet Shop Dessert Trolley

The Fat Duck is a restaurant in Bray, Berkshire, England. It is run by celebrity chef proprietor Heston Blumenthal. Housed in a 16th-century building that had previously been the site of The Bell pub, The Fat Duck opened on 16 August 1995. Although it originally served food similar to that of a French bistro, it soon acquired a reputation for precision and invention, and has been at the forefront of many modern culinary developments, such as food pairing, flavour encapsulation and multi-sensory cooking.
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