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Cafe Rouge - Highgate

6-7 South Grove, Highgate, London N6 6BP, England
+44 (0)20 8342 9797
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Ranked #12,665 of 18,113 Restaurants in London
Price range: $0 - $53
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I fear that Café Rouge has fallen into a rather brown mire....... The decor is looking rather shabby and unloved. The crockery grubby. A teapot with no lid - the waitress did apologise & pointed to the saucer she had used as a makeshift lid. All very resourceful. However, the tea was luke warm and weak. We waited 35 minutes... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

It was clear about half of the staff had turned up.. confusion reigned. The cafe was grubby . Occasionally a member of staff wandered in from the direction of the toilets carrying some food on a plate.. no trays were available for the waiting staff and no teapot lids. After half an hour we had managed to secure a luke... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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70 reviews 70 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Always seems the same with Cafe Rouge chain...they do French food just about adequately but your expectation is always for better French food....always seems to let down on this. I had sea bass, which should be knock out but was just fairly ordinary; it would have been better with crispy skin on fish. They seem to do Breton chicken better.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

So it was Halloween Friday night, the local kids had got their sweets, one of my daughters was on a sleep over so my wife and elder daughter decided on a local supper. I reserved a table at the normally dependable Cafe Rouge. We arrived into a busy restaurant seemingly a bit of a surprise to the sparse staff, who... More 

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Ilford, null, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Went for Saturday lunch with friends, little annoyed that we wasn't able to use discount voucher. Service was polite and prompt. Burgers were very good, but unfortunately there wasn't any atmosphere in the restaurant, but it was clean and service was ok.

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London
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Have eaten here many times over the years and has always been a good place to pop into whether for lunch or breakfast. Staff always friendly and food tasty and very reasonably priced. Only thing is I don't think the menu has changed at all since I first went there as a child probably around 15 years ago! Also the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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111 reviews 111 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Good place for a business lunch etc. Warm service and selection of many classic meals & wines. Booking probably not needed. This is a comfortable local venue for all times of the day. Recommended on that basis

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

Really nice atmosphere and great service in small authentic french restaurant.Have been visiting friends in north London and really enjoed food ans Highgate Village. Will definitely come again.

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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Have eaten at different Cafe Rouge before. Their prix fixe menus are very good value. Three of us all had different items and all were very tasty. Service was friendly and prompt. Wine list was fine too. A good local restaurant that needs to keep its good standard as lots of opposition in the area.

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London
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

It's a nice cafe, atmosphere is vibrant. Breakfast is ok, portions small. Staff are very friendly and attentive. The coffee is delicious. I would describe it as over priced but well worth visiting if you have Tesco vouchers. if you give £2.50 of your tesco vouchers, you get £10 of vouchers for Cafe Rouge. Brilliant deal

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Address: 6-7 South Grove, Highgate, London N6 6BP, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)20 8342 9797
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 53
Cuisine: French

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