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Brasserie Vacherin Croydon

€€ - €€€French, European,
48-50 South End, Croydon CR0 1DP, England
+44 20 8774 4060
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (59 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (16 reviews)
“tarte tatin” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
48-50 South End, Croydon CR0 1DP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For no particular reason we had been in a long while. Went in a Saturday night. Food was still lovely. Service impeccable. We realised we had missed this place still worth a visit , more often though we both agreed !

Thank Caroline K
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Caroline K, Thank you for leaving us your kind review! We love getting the feedback from our regular customers! We are very glad you enjoyed yourself and we can not wait to welcome you again, hopefully soon! Warm regards, Brasserie Vacherin

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is ok prices are not the best considering the food is simply nice but nothing wow or worth recommending. For a michelin star restaurant I consider the food to be mediocre and staff aren't the friendliest even the owner himself ignores guests without even...More

Thank Dazlyn411
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hi Dazlyn411, Thank you for leaving us your honest review, we always appreciate the feedback. We will look into the issues you mention, as we value our customer's opinions greatly. We are very sorry your experience at Vacherin wasn't to your expectations but we do...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

A last minute stroll into South croydon saw us pitch up in Vacherin on a Tuesday evening. Scallops,Oysters,Mussels followed by a very chilled Riesling hit the spot. Not the cheapest but very nice !!!! Service very good and friendly !!!! Will be returning soon !!!!!More

Thank Lee F
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lee F! Thanks for sharing this great review! Unplanned nights are usually the best, but we strive to provide a great evening either way! :) Our prices are a reflection of the quality of ingredients, the preparation and the high quality service we provide!...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

I have had better service and food in a Wetherspoons. I was in their last night. The restaurant wasn't busy when we went in there and there was nearly one waitress per table but the service was terrible. The manager didn't seem to care about...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Slightly disappointed with this restaurant now....came with 2 friends and have already exhausted the lunchtime menu when booking with a Groupon deal: choice of 4 starters, 4 mains and 2 desserts or cheese. Ordered a G & T to start: served with ice, no slice...More

Thank Polly B
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Hi Polly B! Thanks for sharing your review! We're sorry to hear that you have exhausted our menu, however delighted that you have returned to sample everything! :) As for your G&T, I am extremely sorry that it was not served as it should be...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We have been here more than five times. The food is always excellent and the service is very good too. I would recommend the snails and steak but everything has been very good.More

Thank Stevenewcross
Steven Y, Guest Relations Manager at Brasserie Vacherin Croydon, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for your kind words about Brasserie Vacherin Croydon. We're thrilled that you're a regular of ours and that you enjoy the food and service so much. We hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards, The team at Brasserie Vacherin...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Had a great meal with excellent wine also service was very good Will be back again in a near future. my family had main course after starter very quick serviceMore

Thank nivek k
Steven Y, Guest Relations Manager at Brasserie Vacherin Croydon, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you very much for your review about Brasserie Vacherin Croydon. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us alongside the wine and service. We are very much looking forward to seeing you at the restaurant again. Kind regards, The team...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

A little France not really, however it look like the kind of brasserie you can find in this region of the European continent ( north east of France, Germany). We choose it for the location, but we were happy. The choice was ok, included the...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

Having been to a significant number of restaurants in my home town, Bras Vach does rank at the top. It has a friendly welcoming atmosphere and the owner and head chef, Malcolm John is often there as opposed to his other restaurants. The food is...More

Thank Patrick S
Steven Y, Guest Relations Manager at Brasserie Vacherin Croydon, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Hi Patrick, Thank you very much for your lovely review about Brasserie Vacherin Croydon. We are delighted to hear that you have visited us on a few occasions and that you always have a great time. It's also lovely to hear that you attend some...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This is the first time I write a review about a restaurant after last night's dinner I had to write down this . I came to this place before many times with family and friends my parents love this restaurant and the owner. so they...More

Thank sofialbino
Steven Y, Guest Relations Manager at Brasserie Vacherin Croydon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you very much for your great review about Brasserie Vacherin Croydon. We're delighted to hear that the mussels and wine were great and that the service was up to standard as well. We're sorry to hear the service hasn't been great in the past...More

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Ed S
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Response from brigittetnoelle | Reviewed this property |
I think if you have groupon deal it is a bit of a chick to ask for the special offer without the voucher. I absolutely dont agree their english was good and the food was very nice. Next time you want to eat with groupon buy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48-50 South End, Croydon CR0 1DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Croydon
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8774 4060
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Brasserie Vacherin in Croydon is a traditional French brasserie where you can saviour the taste and enjoy the experience created by award winning chef Malcolm John.Just like the best brasseries in Paris, the atmosphere is relaxed with a varied menu to suit all tastes whilst the service is professional and friendly.The French bistro style decor features pictures from all regions across France and are displayed throughout the restaurant. The innovative lighting creates an open, contemporary space ideal for locals enjoying a light lunch or in the evenings for a post-office drinks. In the evenings whether you are celebrating a special occasion or want to experience a French brasserie at its best please join us for a memorable evening.
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