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Cafe Rouge - Chester

29 Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NG, England
+44 1244 315626
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“fries” (39 reviews)
“baguette” (13 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
29 Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NG, England
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1 - 10 of 768 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

we had lunch here for our anniversary had French onion soup to start and beef bourguignon for main there was plenty of it no room for pudding

2  Thank barrie57
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came in quite late for breakfast, but still just about in the a.m. The manager wasn't sure at first if the chef would be happy to still serve us breakfast, but after some gentle persuasion it seems he agreed! I second the previous comment,...More

1  Thank Chris F
Reviewed yesterday

We came on Saturday night for a quiet meal, however found that the restaurant was very full and had a wait on food, upon seeing that everywhere in Chester was like this we decided it would be okay. Our waitress summer was very efficient and...More

1  Thank carlandjenny
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Bethany gave me the best service ever! Nicest cup of tea on a cold winters day! Fabulous! Would deffo return!

1  Thank hol5757
Reviewed 2 days ago

Recently ate at Cafe Rouge with my boyfriend. We both had a sirloin steak, it was cooked perfectly, one of the best I've had! The steak also came with fries which were perfectly crispy. My waitress, Beth, was very friendly and helpful, she recommended the...More

1  Thank Gabriella P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food was quite nice without being special, we had a 40% off mains voucher which in theory would make it good value but when you add in £10 for two small glasses of wine and desserts around £6 it ends up being less so...More

Thank Nigel E
Reviewed 4 days ago

Outside of Belgium, this must be in with a shout. We visited in November 17 and though the restaurant was busy, we managed to get a table for two without booking. (lots were turned away after, so its best to book). The food was gorgeous...More

2  Thank FoxyPhilDerby
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Once again Cafe Rouge Chester provided myself and my partner with a couple of wonderful dining experiences over the past month. What makes this place so special are the consistently pleasant and funny staff members whom are warm and welcoming. Vik, Emma, Kate, Tom, Beth...More

2  Thank Danjp18
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in for lunch mid week, never been to this particular restaurant but normally go to their one at Cheshire Oaks. Not too busy. But service very slow. After 5minutes given the menu, but not asked if we wanted any drinks. Had to get attention...More

1  Thank Diver2020
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this restaurant whilst in Chester with my husband and in-laws. The initial service on arrival was great and they took our order swiftly and the choice of food was excellent. Three of us opted for the 2 courses for £11.95 which sounded like a...More

1  Thank Jane K
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Questions & Answers
21 December 2016|
Response from Richard A | Reviewed this property |
very good
Rhiannon L
13 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from john_cafe_rouge | Property representative |
Hi Rhiannon - there is parking available from 6pm directly outside the restaurant on Bridge Street - The road is open from 4.30pm - 10.30am but restrictions apply between 4.30pm allowing blue badge holders and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$46
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NG, England (Formerly Brasserie Gerard - Chester)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 315626
  • E-mail
Situated on Bridge Street, the historic heart of this picturesque city, Café Rouge Chester has a beautiful Parisian-inspired interior, we have the perfect setting in which to meet friends or just unwind over a glass of your favourite. With a fantastic menu filled with delicious innovative takes on the classics and dishes inspired by different regions of France, there's something to suit everyone.
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