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Cafe Rouge - CLOSED

1782 4th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1711
+1 510-525-1440
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Jan 4, 2017
Dec 28, 2016
“Great Restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, American, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
1782 4th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1711
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

Sadly Cafe Rouge served its last meal on 12/31 (at least with original owner). Delicious as usual (tho pricey).

Thank davidspin
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant. The burgers are fabulous. Sadly, it is scheduled to close at month's end. Hoping for a miracle. Great appetizers and cocktails as well.

Thank Travelingbear1000
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Rouge has always sold wine by the glass. Their wine selection is for the most part impeccable, good taste etc. Their French take on food scrumptious, delicious and yes the meat fantastique! BUT, Why not order a bottle of wine when the glass of wine...More

Thank Pierre_Fou13
Reviewed November 12, 2016

Ok, if I want a hamburger in Berkeley, California I go to Cafe Rouge on Fourth Street in Berkeley. They have a meat counter, where you can get aged meats to go, but what I like is they grind their own hamburger meat for the...More

Thank jbwheel
Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

It was pleasant to sit down at the nice dining room . Menu was looking good . Good choice of meat and seafood dishes, included by a burger ( burger was prepared fresh not frozen . The meat was grounded at the restaurant) Not too...More

Thank Marishecka
Reviewed October 3, 2016

A place which offers a "meat bar" should have good meat to offer for dinner, and this place does. Penne with bacon and cranberry beans might not be an immediate choice, but it was excellent.

Thank OaklandVisit2r
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

My experiences with Cafe Rouge have ranged from good to very good to excellent. The service is always terrific. Some of the dishes are just more successful than others. This restaurant specializes in meat. Whenever they have duck on the menu, order it. It is...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed September 4, 2016

We had a very disappointing family dinner here one night last month. What can you say about a place that completely runs out of bread early in the dinner hour? The fish choice on the menu was also unavailable, a real disappointment since at least...More

1  Thank mrancer
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant. The food is always great. I usually get the burger but the salads are all wonderful and the cocktails are fabulous too. This latest visit was the first where it was super crowded and loud. I usually love that it is...More

Thank Travelingbear1000
Reviewed August 3, 2016

I eat lunch, and occasionally dinner, at Café Rouge on a regular basis. The food is always good, as is the service, and it is a very pleasant room to be in. Salads are good, burgers are terrific, great skinny fries, etc. I had a...More

Thank DHG48
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$31 - $40
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1782 4th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1711
    (Hearst St)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-525-1440
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