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Cafe Rouge Hitchin

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CUISINES
French, Cafe, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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STARTERS
7.75
KING PRAWNS
6.85
FRENCH ONION SOUP
6.25
PEA & MINT TORTELLONI
6.85
SEASONAL SOUP
6.75
CHICKEN LIVER PÂTÉ
6.25
GARLIC MUSHROOMS
6.95
BREADED CAMEMBERT
7.95
DEVON CRAB & AVOCADO TIAN
14.75
SHARING BOARD
MAINS
14.85
POULET BRETON
15.75
BEEF BOURGUIGNON
13.95
MOULES
13.85
DEMI POULET
14.95
SALMON
12.45
PEA & ASPARAGUS RISOTTO
13.85
LEFFE BEER BATTERED FISH
13.75
VEGETABLE TAGINE
15.85
DUCK CONFIT
LIGHTER BITES
13.95
NIÇOISE SALAD
13.45
CHICKEN & AVOCADO SALAD
11.50
SUMMER SALAD
11.95
CAESAR SALAD
9.95
OMELETTE
STEAK FRITES
19.95
8oz SIRLOIN
15.95
8OZ HEART OF RUMP
20.95
10oz RIB-EYE
22.95
7oz FILLET
SAUCES 2.25 each
BURGERS
12.95
CHARGRILLED CHICKEN BURGER
11.45
SPICY CHICKPEA BURGER
12.95
BLACK ANGUS BURGER
ADD TOPPINGS TO ANY BURGER 1.25
CROQUES
10.45
MONSIEUR
12.65
CHICKEN CLUB
11.45
MADAME
10.45
PORTOBELLO MUSHROOM
12.45
CAMEMBERT & PANCETTA
12.45
BBQ PULLED BEEF
BAGUETTES
10.85
GRILLED VEGETABLE & HALLOUMI
11.85
CHARGRILLED CHICKEN
12.85
STEAK
WHILE YOU WAIT
3.85
OLIVES
3.65
CLASSIC BAGUETTE
SOURDOUGH FLATBREAD
SIDES
4.75
HALLOUMI FRITES
4.50
SWEET POTATO FRITES
3.25
FRITES
3.25
DAUPHINOISE POTATOES
3.25
HOUSE SALAD
3.25
GREEN BEANS
3.25
HERITAGE TOMATO & SHALLOT SALAD
3.25
TENDERSTEM BROCCOLI
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Reviewed today

We went on a warm Saturday night, with high hopes. Sadly, it was a bit disappointing. It was not very busy at all, yet the service was a bit slow. They had no beer - none on draught and no bottles. I had a mock...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Dee B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Second time we have been refused breakfast at 11.30 am although it should be served till 12.00 . More annoying as people on the table next to us ( the only other customers ) were served their breakfast as we were discussing the situation with...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was very slow, took over an a hours to seve lunch give the cafe was almost emplty. Spotted staff turning people away as the "Kitchin was very busy". Toilets were filthy, hand drier didn't work in the gents, Ladies toilet was (I'm told as...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank Lordnnud
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rebecca served us today and was very helpful making sure the food was out quickly she was even working two jobs at the same time due to staff issues! Thanks! Will be back!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 51MONDO
Reviewed 1 week ago

A quiet Thursday afternoon you would think the staff would manage us in the bat of an eye. Not so. Only 3 or 4 tables inside were occupied but it took 20 minutes to get a drink! The staff were friendly and apologetic but when...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank pennyhardy355
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went in today and used our “meerkat meals 2-4-1” it makes it a very affordable lunch and we go in quite often. I had a chicken club croque with house salad ( heritage tomatoes, leaves and a lovely vinaigrette dressing) and my boyf had a...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank flexi06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great atmosphere and good food. Sometimes it’s a bit busy but that’s the charm of the place. Overall pretty good

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank AndyBezB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overpriced.Disappointing food. Won’t be going back to repeat experience. Staff were pleasant but they were not planning on staying.

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank ursulamoore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friend came for an afternoon tea having booked it two months in advance we arrived and they had no clue who we were. Which didn’t start off to well. The waitress came and took our drinks order which came quickly. Our afternoon...More

Date of visit: August 2019
2  Thank LizjaneR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful friendly service for breakfast from the lovely Greg He is always efficient and friendly and chatty A real asset to our favourite restaurant in Hitchin we are moving soon so will miss coming in here Love your breakfasts and coffee Will be back to...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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