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Brasserie Vacherin Croydon

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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner

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Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Brasserie Vacherin in Croydon is a traditional French brasserie where you can saviour the taste and enjoy the experience created by award winning chef Malcolm John.Just like the best brasseries in Paris, the atmosphere is relaxed with a varied menu to suit all tastes whilst the service is professional and friendly.The French bistro style decor features pictures from all regions across France and are displayed throughout the restaurant. The innovative lighting creates an open, contemporary space ideal for locals enjoying a light lunch or in the evenings for a post-office drinks. In the evenings whether you are celebrating a special occasion or want to experience a French brasserie at its best
US$18 - US$39
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
French, European, Contemporary
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been here a few times over the years, and it was always a good experience. Something has obviously changed, because it is just not the same. We were given menus, and asked for a wine list. The wine list is given to you...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LittleEmma1978
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been visiting this restaurant for years. However, Friday 11th January 2019 is the last time I will ever step foot in this restaurant. The food and service was absolutely appalling. Firstly, my family and I waited hours for our meal..... I ordered the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jumz_1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been using this restaurant for about 6 years on a regular basis and have always been entirely satisfied. Today I ordered the 6 escargot starter in the shells . To my amazement 4 of the shells were empty. I brought this to the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gordoncanham89pl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So I have been here a few times and left a previous fabulous meal recommendation, however..... be warned. This is under new ownership, the menu is tiny, the one vibrant busy restaurant is quiet. Service is slow. They overcharged us a a significant amount and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nurse_ginge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked the Christmas Set menu for a party of 9 on the last Friday before Christmas. Between us we tried all the menu options. Food was tasty and plentiful. For £32 the menu includes 3 courses, glass of Prosecco and tea/coffee. As a starter...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SarahJonesTV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On Thursday 20/12/18 would have been our third annual office Christmas dinner at this restaurant and we will not be going again. The service, food actually everything was appalling so different from last years experience. We sat down presented with a glass of prosecco and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Anna M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my family out for a a Christmas meal at the Brasserie Vacherin yesterday(friday).The service was very good and the food was delicious specially the steak.It was our first visit at the restaurant and we will definitely come back for more.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Laurasherwood1219
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my husband and I have visited this restaurant many times and always been very pleased. However, when we went for lunch today we found the waitresses were very casual, normally the staff have been excellent. one of the desserts was sorbet with berries, it came...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Underbar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for dinner for two last week. In the hour and a half we were there we were served one drink and a starter, which was cold so didn't even have to be cooked. No bread offered, butter, cutlery, condiments had to be asked for....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank RebeccaPCroydon
Reviewed 15 December 2018

Let me start by saying that we booked our Christmas work lunch in October. We arrived to find that our table wasn't in the nice cosy restaurant area but in the area as you enter. This area was clearly not usually used for eating, there...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Response from Brigitte B | Reviewed this property |
I think if you have groupon deal it is a bit of a chick to ask for the special offer without the voucher. I absolutely dont agree their english was good and the food was very nice. Next time you want to eat with groupon buy... More
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