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Cafe Rouge

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups

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Inspired by French cuisine and Parisienne bistro style. Café Rouge is your local bistro to enjoy delicious food and gorgeous glass of wine.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
French, European
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I booked in here for an prosecco afternoon tea. The waiter asked if we would like the original croque monsieur (cheese and ham toastie) or the vegetarian option (mushroom) we asked if we could have a piece of each. This turned out...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lorraine L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed our meal here, the service was great, friendly and smiling, not rushed, but not left overly left overly long either, the food was very good with a great menu choice, clearly marked for allergens to. Would totally recommend here as a place to eat...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Booked a special afternoon tea for two and expected it to be good food and service from a central London location,(Cafe Rouge, Covent Garden) We were seated and ordered our afternoon tea straight away in the restaurant that was not busy. Received our hot drinks...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DeeMangat
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good: Not a lot of choice for vegetarians but what I did have was good. Prices were ok. Location is just off Covent Garden and a very short walking distance from the tube station. Access : toilets are located down steep narrow stairs

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank samuellaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the heart of Theatreland, near the Royal Opera House I found a lovely quiet spot to watch the world go by, sample a glass of Merlot and half a roast chicken. I had a discount voucher, so a pudding seemed a good idea for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here with friends. We all enjoyed the meal very much. I had the beef burginion. It was excellent. I would definitely recommend. I had bread and butter pudding with creme anglais. Both were cold, I wasn’t expecting that. However, it was still delicious.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank 842vickir
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had afternoon tea here and spent an enjoyable couple of hours. The food was good and the environment nice to while away the time. Service was good too.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank boysinc3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had earlier In ourtrip been to a bills and enjoyed it so seeing one at the entrance to covent garden tempted us in.they were too busy to sit us down and we were pleased as it looked a bit dowdy.we went into café rouge...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank candpet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a large group of dancers travelling from the USA. Patricia and her team looked after us. Thank you so much!

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Gabbyj4476
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped in for a Saturday breakfast. We were directed to a window table, so far so good! We waited & waited, I eventually got up & asked to be served. We got our breakfasts, cold! We’ve never sent food back, but this wasn’t edible....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Peter H
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22 January 2019|
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Response from CafeRougeW4 | Property representative |
It is always a good idea to mention your time availability to the waiter/waitress attending your table - Either way, we'd recommend a good hour for any wanting to enjoy a full meal experience without worrying about time... More
Maggie B
23 August 2016|
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Response from clairyork727 | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I don't think so but wasn't looking for a children's menu & we were on lunchtime theatre menu.
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