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Cafe Rene

) #21 of 281 Restaurants in Gloucester ££ - £££ , British,
31 Southgate Street, Gloucester GL1 1TP, England
+44 1452 309340
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
31 Southgate Street, Gloucester GL1 1TP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic food with a wide menu. Unusual place with funky staff. Good choice of beers ciders and wine. Disappointed I had to go home and not sample the dancing downstairs. Will come again.

Thank foleyfun
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Patsy and I joined Billy, Ann, Ruth and Russ for a meal last Wednesday evening/night. When we arrived there was some dreadful wailing coming from two vegetable stall owners. This is what we believed to be a comedy act incorporating a lot of supposedly singing...More

Thank mikebour
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After an interesting walk through the historic, several hundred year old church,St. Mary of the Crypt in Gloucester, we happened in a Tudor-era pub now called Cafe’ Renee’ a very short distance away. Inside the pub is a well that has been in use since...More

Thank Melinda F
Reviewed 4 days ago

Really interesting place with a well in the centre and the walls and ceilings lined with wine bottles. Our young waitress was very attentive and the food was good.

Thank lilianjl2016
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Always a convivial atmosphere. Good menu and plenty of choice. Worth hunting out. Never fails to deliver.

Thank Phil223
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Checked out Cafe Rene as two great local bands were playing. I was pleasantly surprised by the good selection of ales. Tried the local Gloucester Brewery Ale & it was superb. The place was packed & the separate dining area was in full swing. Definitely...More

Thank Maz M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have visited for a drink often - never eaten until recently. Food was wholesome tasty and very good value for money - wish they let in dogs thou into the bar a I would eat there more often if I could bring my well behaved...More

Thank Debbie_Rudford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here again with a mate yesterday and had amazing sausage mash and onion gravy all three different sausages, the beef and horseradish one was particularly excellent!

Thank kate s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Gloucester for the Shanty Festival. Had a lovely dinner at Cafe Rene, with very good service and hot tasty food. I also had a pint of Gloucester Brewery Gold, which, unfortunately, had sold out when I returned the following evening!

Thank Garry W
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious food! Good servings, great service!!! Love the atmosphere here! Always so friendly and such an eclectic mix of people.

Thank Sophie D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$18
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Southgate Street, Gloucester GL1 1TP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 309340
  • E-mail
Come & experience some of Gloucester's Historic Surroundings. Relax in our friendly atmosphere inside and out, with candlelit dining & Chef's Daily Specials. Whether you would like to eat, drink or just have a cup of fresh coffee, Cafe Rene is the place to be! Recommended by The Rough Guide to England Freshly prepared quality food 12.00pm to 9.30pm daily. We do not serve fast food, we serve good food as fast as we can!
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