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Cafe Rouge

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings

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About
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
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
French, European
FEATURES
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went for a late lunch yesterday with my daughter. We ordered garlic flatbread to start. It was bland, hard and dry. My main was Salad Nicoise. The centre section of the tuna was raw and hard. The potatoes were hard as well. My daughter's chicken...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Natalia and Ian could not have been more helpful. Their suggestions were spot on: boeuf bourginion after sublime pate could not be faulted. Many thanks for making a mundane day into a memorable one

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank bigbear2019
CafeRougeC4, Manager at Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bonjour, I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us, I'll pass your kind words onto the team. I look forward to seeing you again soon, Merci!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food friendly staff and very helpful and very clean , thank you for a great evening Mr and Mrs Barnard Mr an

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank karenbS6015WC
CafeRougeC4, Manager at Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bonjour, Thank you for the kind words Mr and Mrs Barnard! I'll pass your praise on to the staff. Merci!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great experience good food good company good service pls visit . Our server Rico was delightful. We had a 2for1 voucher which was readily accepted.i I had the fish stew which was delicious and my wife had the Demi Paulette which she said...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Huw W
CafeRougeC4, Manager at Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bonjour, Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us so much Huw W! I'll pass your praise onto Rico. Merci!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

took avantage of a half price offer, but we were pleasantly surprised that the food was very good considering it is a chain restaurant,can not fault the staff who were attentive and very pleasant at all times as they were busy i would certainly go...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Pat O
CafeRougeC4, Manager at Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Bonjour, I'm so glad you enjoyed the food so much. I will tell the staff of your praises. I look forward to seeing you again. Merci!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Vegetarian selection excellent. Every time I have been there the staff are extremely friendly and helpful. Would recommend it for a great lunch.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank eagle1788
CafeRougeC4, Manager at Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Bonjour, I'm so glad to hear you had a great time with us, I look forward to seeing you again soon! Merci!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came her with my girlfriend and her daughter before going to see Jersey boys. Arrived at 530 and explained we were going to the theatre and would appreciate a quick turnaround. Gave the waiter a birthday cake for my girlfriend to have as our dessert....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank garethmorgans
CafeRougeC4, Manager at Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Bonjour, I'm so sorry to hear that your experience with us wasn't as good as it should have been. I'll be looking into find out why the service was so poor. I hope this doesn't stop you from returning to us in the future. Merci!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was generally good, though the vegetarian main only the size of a starter. Service adequate, no more than. Luckily we had a 50% voucher for January otherwise it'd be appalling value for money. Can't say I'll be rushing back. Cote even more overpriced but...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lordjimbob
CafeRougeC4, Manager at Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Bonjour, I'm sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your experience with us. I'll be looking into see why the service wasn't as good as it should be. I hope this doesn't stop you from returning. Merci!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my wife for a three course meal which was a Christmas present from our daughter and really enjoyed it . The meals were great and so was the service in pleasent surroundings. The drinks were a little expensive but it was well...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank charlesj305
CafeRougeC4, Manager at Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Bonjour, I'm glad to hear you enjoyed spending time with us. I look forward to seeing you again soon, Merci!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our 3rd visit. Food and service was excellent and good value for money. On 2nd visit we were given a 50% discount off mains at next visit so value was even better. Staff always pleasant and helpful but Beth shines out, Can't do...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AnnHannam
CafeRougeC4, Manager at Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Bonjour, I'm so glad to hear you've enjoyed each experience with us! I'll let Beth know you have such priase for her. I hope to see you again soon, Merci!

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Upstairs via escalator not far from h&m. Across way is frankie and bennys and nandos.
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