We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 270 Winter Park Restaurants

Cafe de France

526 S Park Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789-4322
+1 407-647-1869
Improve this listing
Reserve with OpenTable
Ranked #43 of 270 Restaurants in Winter Park
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $35
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: French
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Description: Cafe de France opened its doors to Park Avenue in July 1982. Since then it has always been owned and operated by French natives, following the pattern of many little restaurants in Europe. Cafe de France takes pride in serving the freshest ingredients brought in daily. All dishes are freshly prepared on premises. Our specials change everyday, according to market availability. Full bar and wine cuvinet We hope you'll enjoy your dining experience in our quaint restaurant, and we look forward to your future visit. OPEN FOR LUNCH AND DINNER, TUESDAY THRU SATURDAY! Open for lunch. Bon appetit!
Write a Review

66 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Boca Raton
Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

For a good meal in a nice casual environment, "Café de France" fit the bill. Food was great and service plus overall environment were acceptable.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Orlando, Florida
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We love sitting outside and drinking in Winter Park's lovely atmosphere with a nice glass of wine. Try the crepes, you won't be disappointed. Service lacks somewhat, but if you're sitting outside, that is somewhat expected, especially if your server has to take care of tables inside the restaurant as well.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Altamonte Springs, Florida
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I wouldn't say this is my favorite restaurant by any means. It was good, the service was good...nothing necessarily extraordinary to mention, but also nothing bad. I enjoyed the french decor, and it's right next to the macaroon shop, which is fun! Try it out!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Apopka, Florida
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I decided to write a review after visiting this place a couple of times. It definitely helps to know the consistency is the same every time. Location: Being on park avenue is a great location. You can park at train station and its an easy 5 minute stroll to the restaurant. The decor is nice and it feels very open... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Orlando, Florida
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

A friend and I ate here on a Travelzoo deal. She adored her salmon. I thought my duck was okay. We liked the gravlax appetizer but thought the portion was skimpy. Ordered a bottle of the least expensive pinot noir and it was okay but not great. My sense was this was a great deal given the Travelzoo price, but... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Orlando, Florida
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

My husband and I dined at Café de France on Saturday evening July 19 in celebration of our 34th wedding anniversary. It was a very enjoyable experience overall and suited the occasion. The food was excellent, the wait staff attentive and the meal well paced. I have some food intolerances and had to ask some questions and make a special... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Winter Garden, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Travel Zoo offered a deal I could not pass and last night brought me to this fine french restaurant about 40 minutes away from where I live. Me and my wife enjoyed escargot, rack of lamb (special du jour) and filet mignon, all cooked to perfection, great service with a smile from a young lady from Seattle and a moderately... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saint Pete Beach, Florida
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We just finished the most wonderful meal and some of the best French food we have had outside of France. We sat outside on this beautiful day and enjoyed genuine french onion soup made from scratch, pate my husband loved and then I had delicious scallops with mashed potatoes and lightly cooked spinach followed by creme brulee; my husband had... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Tampa, FL
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I rarely dine at French Restaurants, so we were pleased when her mother suggested Cafe de Paris for lunch. We passed many busy eateries on our walk to the restaurant. We had a nice window seat and the service was decent. The young waiter would have been more at home in a casual diner, but the owner... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Orlando, Florida
Top Contributor
148 reviews 148 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

When we walked in to the restaurant for the first time we could have easily imagined that we were in Europe. The food was exactly as our helpful, pleasant waiter, Gabriel, described. We asked for and appreciated his suggestions. He guided us to an enjoyable wine and an excellent meal. We both decided to try the daily fish special, which... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Cafe de France also viewed

Winter Park, Central Florida
Winter Park, Central Florida
Winter Park, Central Florida
Winter Park, Central Florida

Been to Cafe de France? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Cafe de France

Address: 526 S Park Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789-4322
Phone Number: +1 407-647-1869
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Winter Park
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 35
Cuisine: French

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing