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Cafe Vin Cinq

25 High Street | Opposite Historic Rugby School, Rugby CV21 3BW, England
+44 1788 541304
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (78 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (19 reviews)
“risotto” (19 reviews)
17:00 - 21:30 Hours
French, International, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
25 High Street | Opposite Historic Rugby School, Rugby CV21 3BW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can’t say enough good things about this restaurant! We called ahead to let them know about my food allergies and when we arrived I was overwhelmed to be handed a special menu created for me. They really took the stress out of dining with allergies...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to return to the cafe for our anniversary treat and were again not disappointed. This time we tried the chateaubriand and it was superb. Definitely worth every penny and one of the best steaks I have ever tasted. The staff as always are...More

Thank Linzi H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked in a group of 8 of us to enjoy Cafe Vin Cinq's cocktail masterclass with the exclusive use of the upstairs area. We had an amazing time and couldn't recommend it more! Amazing food that would've fed more than just the 8 of us....More

Thank sjade00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went mainly for the food which was faultless. We were then pleasantly surprised by the loft/roof bar for post meal cocktails. Top evening, thank you.

Thank Bobby M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I decided to check out this intriguing restaurant so we plumped for the Monday evening menu for our recce. Excellent food (can recommend the risotto), great service and wonderful ambience (any restaurant that plays Ella Fitzgerald is ok with me). Will definitely...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place. Food is delicious, coctails are tasty, staff was very friendly and helpful and atmosphere is just amazing. We had a lovely evening with friends.

Thank Vaida S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where to start? The Cafe Vin Cinq experience starts in the ultra cool Bar 25, with cocktails crafted by the knowledgeable, professional and all round fantastic mixologists. Onto the meal - the ambiance of the restaurant is classy French chic and the waiting staff are...More

Thank Alison P
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Until I moved to Rugby 5 years ago I'd never had a "favourite restaurant", but now I certainly have. If you've read any other reviews then you'll know the food is always, always delicious (and I think by now I've managed to eat my way...More

1  Thank MontyGB
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Visited with my wife ans we went upstairs for cocktails. I had an "old fashioned" and i can safely say it was one of the best I've ever had! Nice small venue, good seating and great for couples...More

1  Thank Peter R
CafeVinCinq, Manager at Cafe Vin Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear Peter R Thank you for taking the time to review Café Vin Cinq and we are so pleased you enjoyed your recent visit to our cocktail bar. It's fantastic to hear how much you liked the cocktails you sampled; the Old Fashioned is a...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is my favourite restaurant with not only amazing food but great service. My husband surprised me on Valentines Day with a meal here and usually I would rather not go out on days like this. But as always the food was delicious, the menu...More

1  Thank MandaFeistyFitness
CafeVinCinq, Manager at Cafe Vin Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear MandaFeistyFitness We just wanted to thank you for leaving Café Vin Cinq such a fantastic review and express our gratitude for all of your lovely comments. We’re so pleased you and your husband so enjoyed your surprise Valentine’s visit and that we were able...More

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Denyse M
27 June 2017|
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Response from CafeVinCinq | Property representative |
Hi there Many thanks for reaching out to us; we offer a festive menu from 1 to 31 December. Would you like to book a table with us please? Warm regards Anna
Kristie G
9 January 2017|
Response from Karizzle |
Hi Kristie, Yes children are welcome early Saturday evening 😊 We open at 5pm!
2 July 2016|
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Response from Linda R | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is seating downstairs but I am not aware if there are toilets on the ground floor as the one I went to was upstairs. But it is worth asking them as they may have alternative arrangements for customers who need this.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$91
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 High Street | Opposite Historic Rugby School, Rugby CV21 3BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Rugby
  • Phone Number: +44 1788 541304
  • E-mail
Multi-award winning, independent, charming and atmospheric French style restaurant, specialising in freshly prepared, (organic where possible) dishes, using locally supplied, and seasonal ingredients. Serving beautiful food, often French themed, but with plenty of choice to suit all tastes. Open to dine from Monday to Saturday. Join us for amazing food, or pop in to our über glamorous cocktail bar (voted Best Bar in Rugby!) Friday and Saturday. Know widely, and awarded for, its exceptional hospitality and passionate, articulate and vivacious staff - Cafe Vin Cinq provides an outstanding dining experience, where the customers' needs are anticipated and we hope, exceeded.
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