Café Rouge - Bournemouth

(175 Reviews)
67-71a Seamoor Road Westbourne, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH4 9AE
French
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Average

Main course: £10
Food spend: £25

Opening hours

Open from 09:00 to 23:00, Monday to Saturday. Open from 09:00 to 22:30 on Sunday.

Restaurant description

Café Rouge Bournemouth serves French brasserie-style cuisine in a picturesque and vibrant setting. Branksome Rail Station is within easy walking distance of Café Rouge.

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.

Café Rouge in Bournemouth has a spacious yet inviting dining area, where the classic flavours of French cuisine can be enjoyed.

Dishes displayed on a la carte menus are representative of the type of food available at the restaurant.

Customer reviews for Café Rouge - Bournemouth
4.2
(based on 175 reviews)

91%
of diners recommend this restaurant

  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Ambience
  • Service
  • Value
  • Location

Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (18)
  • al fresco (16)
  • breakfast (49)
  • business (30)
  • child friendly (43)
  • dinner (128)
  • entertainment (25)
  • large parties (44)
  • lunch (100)
  • luxury (15)
  • private dining (20)
  • romantic (66)
  • trendy (26)
  • value (34)
  • views (5)
  • By Karen T from Poole
    23 July 2017

    Lovely brunch 2 for 1 offer on full english

  • By James G from Bournemouth
    22 July 2017

    Nice food and a great evening. Only criticism was that it took a long time to receive our drinks on arrival.

  • By Valerie K from Bournemouth
    12 July 2017

    Worst meal we have ever had, ordered Burger which a a tiny shrivelled up piece in a large extra dry, I would say STALE bun, served with pale floppy chips which we sent back to be cooked, then I had a supposedly Chocolate Fondant which was solid right through and a lump of clag, impossible to eat, as I say very upsetting for us and totally disgusting!!!

  • By Susan S from Wimborne
    10 July 2017

    Excellent meal. A bit pricey- wouldn't have gone without the 40% off mains. Service rather slow considering they were almost empty.

  • By Susan W from Poole
    3 July 2017

    It was a very good reasonably priced restaurant.the service was very good

  • By Elaine A from Newbury
    6 June 2017

    Very good meal, great value and our waitress was very attentive and friendly

  • By Maureen A from Ferndown, Dorset
    1 June 2017

    Love Café Rouge but last nights meal somewhat disappointing. 4 people in party - one starter (escargot) looked like a dogs dinner, one main (lamb cassoulet) meat inedible because of sinews & at £16+ would have thought a better cut of meat would have been used. As we were using Tesco vouchers & were with friends didn't feel like spoiling the evening by complaining. The bill with drinks (3 ciders & a glass of wine) came to £137 so would have been expensive without the Tesco vouchers. Live music didn't add anything to the experience & was so loud that you couldn't have a conversation. Based on last nights experience would not recommend Café Rouge but have previously raved about it - even if somewhat pricey for what you get!

  • By Janice K from Bournemouth
    19 May 2017

    A delicious lunch in congenial surroundings

  • By Anthony S from Poole
    2 May 2017

    enjoyed every minuet of the visit,good service .

  • By Andy K from Bournemouth
    30 April 2017

    We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner here today, we both had roast beef which was excellent . The service and atmosphere were both fantastic

Restaurant Location Map
Café Rouge - Bournemouth
67-71a Seamoor Road Westbourne, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH4 9AE

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