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Cafe Vin Cinq

25 High Street | Opposite Historic Rugby School, Rugby CV21 3BW, England
+44 1788 541304
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Ranked #5 of 133 Restaurants in Rugby
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $56
Hours:
Mon - Wed 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thu 6:30 pm - 12:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:30 pm - 1:30 am
Cuisines: French, Café, Bistro, Sandwiches
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Multi-award winning, independent, charming and atmospheric French style restaurant, specialising in freshly prepared, (organic where possible) dishes, using locally supplied, and seasonal ingredients. By day serving beautiful breakfasts and dreamy lunches, often French themed, but with plenty of choice to suit all tastes. Switching smoothly from a relaxed daytime venue, to a swanky restaurant and glamorous cocktail bar in the evening. Know widely, and awarded for, its exceptional hospitality and passionate, articulate and vivacious staff - Cafe Vin Cinq provides an outstanding dining experience, where the customers' needs are anticipated and we hope, exceeded.
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English first
Rugby, England, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

Definitely one of the best restaurants in Rugby. I usually visit at lunchtimes. This was an evening meal with friends. I had the rack of lamb, which was a special-not cheap at £19, but worth every penny. The brioche bread and butter pudding afterwards couldn't quite match it, but was still good. All of us loved what we had, and... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

This was the second time that I had visited Cafe Vin Cinq. I knew that they did good food but on this occasion it seemed that the food tasted better than before. My wife and I visited as a treat to ourselves for a well earned break. As we entered the restaurant we greeted by the waiting staff and shown... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My wife and I had been meaning to visit Cafe Vin Cinq for a while and finally had lunch here - we wish we'd gone sooner! We sat outside with our daughter in her pushchair and the staff were great - really helpful and accommodating without crowding us. We both ate from the fixed menu and it was great -... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

It's a shame we were only visiting Rugby for the day as Cafe vin Cinq is such a lovely place, I wish there was one in my hometown. Couldn't believe how reasonable the prices were for such a classy, pretty venue, great friendly service and gorgeous food. The menu per meal period is reassuringly limited and has something delicious for... More

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Northampton
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This was our first visit to Cafe Vin Cinq following a recommendation and we certainly weren't disappointed. A very warm welcome greeted us and all the staff were very friendly and efficient providing excellent service throughout the evening. A good choice of dishes are available and all those chosen were presented and cooked extremely well.

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

A family favourite now, the BEST REAL steak IN RUGBY..could not fault anything on Tuesday 30 SEPT. We have always recommended this to anyone who wants to have GOOD FOOD. Our visitor's from overseas are always dined and wined here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Cafe vin Cinq is one of our firm favourites in Rugby. A beautifully decorated restaurant, it's got a great ambience for a nice meal out. The menu is always good with plenty of choice, and the food always well executed and presented. We always mean to have the cheeseboard which comes highly recommended from a friend but always get far... More

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Northampton, England, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My husband and I went back to Cafe Vin Cinq to celebrate our 1st wedding anniversary and we were not disappointed. Great service, great food and a great place. Great choice of food and all served to a very high quality. We both loved every element of our visit. Thank you again for a wonderful night.

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This has to be one of our favourite restaurants in Rugby, the decor is very pleasing to the eye, the staff are very attentive (without over doing it) and the food is alwayS cooked fresh and well presented and always tastes great, we havent had a bad meal yet, the menu is also changed regularly so something new to try.... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Me and my friend came for lunch. Ordered Eggs Benedict & Beer Battered Fishfinger Sandwich. Both were fresh, hot, well presented and delicious. The ham on the eggs benedict was really thick, proper home style cooked ham and the 'fishfingers' couldn't have been more posh! Beautiful batter, fresh lovely fish fillets inside and stacks of tartare sauce. The bread was... More

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