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Café Rouge - Portsmouth

Unit R24 & 94 Canalside, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, PO1 3FA +44 2392290426

(((() French
Main course: £10
Food spend: £25

The staff were attentive and welcoming. The food was delicious.

Sally Thatcher 05 September 2016
from Portsmouth

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In the centre of Gunwharf Quays and surrounded by shops, Café Rouge Portsmouth serves traditional French cuisine in a light and spacious dining room.

As part of the nationwide group of Café Rouge restaurants, this branch offers their range of classic French dishes such as confit duck, beef bourguignon, steak frites and mussels. Smaller dishes are also on offer for a lighter bite. Particularly good value for money are the set menus for lunch and dinner (available most days). To accompany the food there is also a good range of French wines, many from less well known producers.

In true French style, breakfast is also an important meal at Café Rouge. With croissants, pain au chocolat, omelettes and croques, as well as hot chocolate, tea and all types of coffees, it makes a great start to the day.

With ample seats and a relaxed ambience, the Café Rouge Portsmouth menu is affordable and caters for all French tastes.

Café Rouge - Portsmouth

Unit R24 & 94 Canalside, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, PO1 3FA

Contact +44 2392754849
Reservations +44 2392290426

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Customer reviews for Café Rouge - Portsmouth

4.3 (((() (based on 77 reviews)
90% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (50)
  • lunch (48)
  • views (39)
  • romantic (37)
  • large parties (31)
  • child friendly (28)
  • al fresco (17)
  • breakfast (17)
  • business (16)
  • entertainment (16)
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  • luxury (11)
  • trendy (7)
  • private dining (6)
  • afternoon tea (3)
  • ((((( by from Portsmouth

    The staff were attentive and welcoming. The food was delicious.

  • ((((( by from Portsmouth

    Good food, good service. Very efficient. Consistently good.

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  • ((*** by from Portsmouth

    No menus on the table when we arrived despite being a reserved table. The starter arrived before the drinks. The duck we ordered was awful, very little meat and a lot of very crispy skin.

  • ((((( by from Bognor Regis

    Great service and food.

  • ((((( by from Gosport

    Greeted by smiling staff on arrival and directed to a excellent table by a window overlooking the entrrance to Portsmouth harbour.Charming Natalie served us beautifully.

  • ((((( by from Gosport

    Good food, good service,ambience super, always helpful and discreet. I've never had a bad dish here and we come as a family group about once a month, so we're full on and noisy!

  • (**** by from portsmouth

    The meal was very disappointing and we left the main course uneaten. We were advised that the grill wasn't working but the steak seemed to have been bashed (tenderised) and cooked as if boiled rather than 'fried and in the oven'??? as described. It should not have been served as an option. We were offered a desert when we complained but declined. Soup was good

  • ((((( by from Bournemouth

    We were really well attended to and the food was delicious. Moules and bouillabaisse were great. Lovely building too.

  • ((((* by from East Wittering

    Sat almost immediately. Ordered and took quite a while for the drinks to arrive then we got brought the wrong starters. It was faurly quickly rectified. We'd booked as were given a voucher as a lovely wedding present. The food was very yummy. I especially loved my starter mussels and my husband always enjoys a good burger. Very friendly, helpful staff. A most pleasant visit.

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