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Cafe Rouge - Center Parcs Whinfell Forest

Centre Parks | Center Parcs, Whinfell Forest, Penrith CA10 2DW, England
+44 1525 845181
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (23 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Centre Parks | Center Parcs, Whinfell Forest, Penrith CA10 2DW, England
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1 - 10 of 263 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Service team and chef very helpful to my wife who has intolerances of various common ingredients like chilli, mustard, black pepper etc, modifying a dish to suit. OK so the place was quiet in January, but they took the trouble to prepare something she could...More

Thank seegage
Reviewed 6 days ago

Several items missing from menu as had run out! No deals allowed but could use restaurant card which caused a fuss when paying as wrong amount taken twice

Thank Suie123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here for breakfast and dinner during our recent visit and enjoyed both meals. The breakfast menu has a variety of options from bacon and eggs to salmon and avocado on toast. They offer gluten free bread and can adapt most options. The dinner...More

Thank Emmanet109
OperationsAM, Manager at Cafe Rouge - Center Parcs Whinfell Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi! Thank you very much for your amazing 5 * feedback it is greatly appreciated and will be passed onto the staff at Café Rouge Whinfell. We are glad you enjoyed your time at our restaurant, enjoy the variety of options from our breakfast, dinner...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a nice meal here on our last night. Our waiter Ricardo was very nice. The play area above the restaurant was good for our 4 year old too.

Thank hardfire2012
OperationsAM, Manager at Cafe Rouge - Center Parcs Whinfell Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bonjour, Thank you for the fab 5* review, great to hear you had a nice meal with us ! Hope to see you again soon! Merci

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely meal and fresh ingredients. Staff were very friendly and helpful. This is the second time we have eaten here.

Thank Jan G
OperationsAM, Manager at Cafe Rouge - Center Parcs Whinfell Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bonjour, Thank you for the fab 4* review, great to hear you had a lovely visit! Hope to see you again very soon! Merci

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a food voucher making the meal slightly cheaper however would have happily paid the full (rather expensive) price on a special occasion as the food was absolutely incredible. Ate the sharing platter and the half chicken alongside tasty, reasonably priced cocktails. Special shout...More

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OperationsAM, Manager at Cafe Rouge - Center Parcs Whinfell Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bonjour, Thank you for the fab 5* review, great to hear you had a fantastic visit ! Hope to see you again soon! Merci Dariusz

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good value for money. Great service and good choice. Steak good quality and modules just like south of France

Thank alew141
OperationsAM, Manager at Cafe Rouge - Center Parcs Whinfell Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi ! We are so happy to hear you had great time with us on your Christmas visit. Thank you for the fab 5* review, great to hear you had a fantastic visit! Hope to see you again soon! Merci Dariusz

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We come up to this Centre Parcs every year for a big family gathering. We eat dinners here most nights and have breakfast in the mornings as a large group. I can not praise the staff highly enough! In particular Dariuzs and Chloe who looked...More

Thank Annalisa A
OperationsAM, Manager at Cafe Rouge - Center Parcs Whinfell Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Annalisa! Thanks very much for your review. Really pleased to hear you enjoyed your breakfasts and dinners with us - well deserved after a long walk especially with little boys! Looking forward to seeing you again next time you're visiting :))) Take care and...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent meal, lovely clean restaurant, friendly efficient staff. Food very well presented, good quality. Cocktails were to die for. Will be back.

Thank Warhorsefan
OperationsAM, Manager at Cafe Rouge - Center Parcs Whinfell Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are pleased to learn that you had a great dining experience with us , we look forward to seeing you very soon! :) Dariusz

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Visited on a quiet Friday night. It was changeover day but surprisingly quiet. The food was very good. Service very good. Really nice worth a visit.

Thank HethT
OperationsAM, Manager at Cafe Rouge - Center Parcs Whinfell Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi , thank you for your lovely feedback which has been shared with the team. It's great to read that the food and service were great . We hope to see you again very soon ! Dariusz

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Hello, we have recently undergone a change in personal resulting in many late responses. I thank you for your time in giving this review and apologise for the late response. I hope that this does not affect you joining us in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 22:00
Monday
08:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:30 - 22:00
Friday
08:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centre Parks | Center Parcs, Whinfell Forest, Penrith CA10 2DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Penrith
  • Phone Number: +44 1525 845181
Description
Whinfell Forest is in a beautiful setting on the edge of the Lake District. Ideal for wildlife watchers and nature lovers. Please note that the restaurant is only open to guests of Center Parcs. If you are not a Parc guest, the closest Café Rouge is Durham.
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