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Cafe Rolle

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5357 H St, Sacramento, CA 95819-3556
(916) 455-9140
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wed - Fri 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The menu has a variety of options, but salmon is the common theme. I had the salad Provence and it was delicious with a bed of greens, Kalamata olives, poached salmon, house made dressing and a few other veggies. It was a full Plate- a full meal and cost $9.50. I did not try the French soda but the blood... More 

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a pleasant find that was discovered when we were looking for a light meal. The owner/chef speaks fluent French and comes out to interact with his diners. The salads that the three of us ordered were made with fresh vegetables and, as requested, chicken to add a protein source. The seating area is rather small but worth the... More 

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Thank Spartan58
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Very tasty and filling sandwiches. Lamb sandwich and duck pate, hot prawn were perfect. Very authentic French cuisine (sandwiches)and the staff is very friendly (and they speak French ). If you like French food and sandwiches, this is the perfect place for you. Merci Chef for the desserts.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

The ambience is a far cry from a French bistro but the food is right on! This modest little place, with French posters and postcards tacked on the wall, looks more like a sketchy deli but take a look at the menu and your mouth begins to water…especially if you, like my husband and me, have lived in France. How... More 

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Thank 1073BB
Sacramento, California
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140 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Cafe Rolle is primarily a sandwich shop, but viva la difference. The staff is all French from the kitchen to the wait staff. And the food, while primarily lunch time fare, is as good as you will find anywhere in the US. Be prepared to wait a while for your table as it is very popular but the wait is... More 

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Thank Dan834
Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

We came from out of town and met a friend here for lunch on a Saturday. The cafe was very busy but we had a table outside in about 15 minutes. We started with the pate appetizer which was very delicious and authentic. For lunch, the menu features salads, cold sandwiches and croque monsieur (hot sandwiches). Two of our favorites... More 

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Thank Roger H
Fair Oaks, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Went with a friend for lunch and I was a bit disappointed because it was a lot more casual than I was expecting. It was very crowded and the staff seemed to be stretched thin but the food was fantastic and worth the short wait we had for tables to be cleared and drinks. Sandwiches and salads were a big... More 

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Thank Susanlynn53
Sacramento CA Area
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Not much to say that hasn't been said previously. Great good and service. Six for lunch, two chicken and brie, two dill salmon and brie, 1 lamb sandwich, and 1 Fois Gras salad. Accompanied by Lorina sodas, and followed with three brûlée's. The portions were sharable, enjoyed by all and the bread, "heavenly". The homemade fois gras, dijon mustard, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

Chicken melt was delicious. French chef and servers spoke French. It was a European cafe experience. For lunch excellent. Dinner probably not.

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Thank Syed A
Northern California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

From the gracious and hospitable greeting upon entering the cafe all the way through the appreciative and heartfelt thanks upon leaving, this place excels. Service is gracious, fast and efficient. Food is well prepared, nicely presented and good sized portions. Prices are extremely reasonable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
French, Cafe, Seafood, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5357 H St, Sacramento, CA 95819-3556
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: (916) 455-9140

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?