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Cafe Rene

€€ - €€€Cafe, , French
Aasbygata 3, Haugesund 5528, Norway
+47 52 86 30 00
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good44%
  • Average32%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
19 Jul 2017
“It's not bad..”
3 Jan 2018
“Burger time”
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Cafe, Scandinavian, French, Bar, European, Pub
€€ - €€€
Aasbygata 3, Haugesund 5528, Norway
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

I have been here a few times over the years and I just live the burger. The location is perfect by the waterfront, and in summer you can sit outside. Located inside a hotel. The Marilyn Monroe statue is just outside.

Thank iristaletta
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We decided to try out Café René. My girlfriend ordered beef salad. She was quite happy with it, but misses bread as a part of it. We dis ask for bread. She gor it, and they charged nothing for it. That's a clear plus for...More

Thank Rune B
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Visited with a group of 20 co-workers, and I had the fish and chips. It took a while to get served because of the large group, but the food was good and plentyfull. The location is excellent - especially if you plan on going out...More

Thank Lillian S
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Serves great salads, the caesar is particularly good, the renowned local and very delicious fishsoup and other brasserie style dishes. The food is served in minutes, however not compromising the quality. The location is great just next to the fjord/canal and all the picturesque buildings...More

Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the hotel (Scandic Maritime) for 5 nights, had dinner at Cafe Rene one of the evenings. Beautiful setting on the water. I sat outside in the warm evening sun. Had fish and chips with white wine. Service is only so so. Ordered at...More

Thank Canegian
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent Fish and chips. Perhaps the best in Norway. Worth a wisit. I know what I'm eating next time.

Thank Tormod A
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The veal burger was tasty. It was served with a Norwegian cheese called Kraftkar (=powerful man), indicating the rich taste. The taste was fabulous. The service had some beginner's mistakes (young waitress), unsure about the dish and its ingredients. Room for improvement. The room was...More

Thank Sigurd N
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Just ok... has potential but serves garden variety boring sandwiches and soup that require no cook to make. Deserts are ok but they do not have skim milk for coffee...just whole milk.

Thank brynulf
Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

The Rene Burger with bacon is huge and tasty. The place is next to the river with an nice few on the boats and the old houses there. The espresso was also good and the cakes looked really nice.

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 8 September 2013

The staff were great and accommodated my off-the-menu drink request with no problems. I didn't eat, but it looked delicious. The queueing area was small and it took a while to be served, but it was extremely busy. Also, be prepared for unisex toilets. Cafe...More

1  Thank RaeganKrista
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Scandinavian, French, Bar, European, Pub
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aasbygata 3, Haugesund 5528, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Rogaland  >  Haugesund
  • Phone Number: +47 52 86 30 00
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Cafe Rene is a full service restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. They have a play area for children and have a children menu. Cafe Rene is also Haugesunds biggest out door restaurant.
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