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Rendez Vous Cafe Bistro

1111 Solano Avenue, Albany, CA 94706
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Ranked #31 of 74 restaurants in Albany
Price range: $20 - $30
Cuisines: French
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Kains Avenue
Restaurant details
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Kains Avenue
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English first
Benicia, California, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Had passed by Rendez Vous Café numerous times and was dying to try. We made reservations for Valentine's Day dinner and we were seated very quickly. We ordered some wine and an appetizers which came fairly quickly but then it all broke down. It was well over an hour before we got our entrees...they were extremely understaffed and we had... More

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Berkeley, California
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93 reviews 93 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

You do not normally associate French food with descriptions like unpretentious, informal, moderately priced. But that is just what the Rendez Vous is! The food is great, the service is friendly. It can get hectic just before the show starts at the movie theater next door.

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Berkeley, California, United States
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88 reviews 88 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

You will definitely enjoy the daub od steak frites, but other dishes are a little shaky. French onion soup is ok and the salads are unimaginative. Service is sometimes uneven although the owner makes up for that with a very welcoming and accomodating personality. Great outside eating on a warm day.

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Richmond CA
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39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2012

This is a nice place to eat before or after a movie at the Albany Theatre, which is right next door. The menu is limited but tasty and reliable, and the staff are great. If your cholesterol needs a boost, the steak frite is perfect; however there is a range of vegetable and meat dishes. Their movie specials are nicely... More

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