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Café Rouge - York

The Adams House, 52 Low Petergate, York, YO1 7HZ +44 1904595022

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  • Café Rouge - York - York
  • Café Rouge - York - York
  • Café Rouge - York - York
  • Café Rouge - York - York
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  • Café Rouge - York - York
  • Café Rouge - York - York
  • Café Rouge - York - York
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  • Café Rouge - York - York
  •  - York
Main course: £10
Food spend: £25
Opening hours
Open from 09:30 to 23:00 Monday to Saturday, and 10:00 to 22:30 on Sunday.

Excellent food and great value

Martin Smith 11 May 2017
from Yoxall

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In the walled city of York, Café Rouge serves French cuisine within a glorious building featuring glass frontage and a vibrant red colour scheme. York Minister is just around the corner from 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 – York allows diners to take in the atmosphere of York's side streets with al fresco dining, whist enjoying an affordable French dish.

Café Rouge - York

The Adams House, 52 Low Petergate, York, YO1 7HZ

Contact +44 1904673293
Reservations +44 1904595022

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Customer reviews for Café Rouge - York

4.2 ((((* (based on 94 reviews)
88% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (59)
  • lunch (42)
  • romantic (41)
  • child friendly (23)
  • views (21)
  • value (20)
  • large parties (19)
  • al fresco (12)
  • breakfast (9)
  • business (9)
  • entertainment (9)
  • luxury (6)
  • private dining (6)
  • trendy (5)
  • afternoon tea (3)
  • (**** 25 July 2017 by Louise Howarth from York

    Terrible experience. We had to wait for long time to order then they told us did not have many items available! Poor poor poor.

  • ((*** 24 July 2017 by Tracey Spadone from York

    The restaurant staff were cold, there was no conversation or friendly chat.

  • ((((( 2 July 2017 by Rowen Walker-brown from York

    Great food

  • ((((( 17 June 2017 by Kate Baxendale from York

    Excellent professional service from all staff, especially a young man who may have been head waiter as he was in the salon/bar. We were all impressed that he didn't use a pad/pen to write down our order and also remembered who ordered each dish.
    We all ate differently and enjoyed our dishes - no complaints about anything. Of particular note we're the champignons, the boulabaise and the confit du canard. I enjoyed the creaminess of the salmon rillette so much, I wish I could have it for mains too!
    Lovely atmosphere in the restaurant, made better by the attentive staff. One could easily forget that this particular restaurant is part of a chain!

  • ((((( 11 May 2017 by Martin Smith from Yoxall

    Excellent food and great value

  • (((** 4 May 2017 by Sharon Mann from York

    Love the place staff friendly but food disappointing was a bit dry... went to the one in London recently which was great that's why we tried here ... won't be rushing back

  • ((((* 20 April 2017 by Jennifer Lambert from York

    We had a lovely table in the window. Love the sharing platter. Shame various things were not available including dauphinois potatoes. My duck did not have a crispy skin, it was sent back for over ten minutes and returned no better. However, the manager gave a generous discount for this, and the duck meat was succulent and the cherry sauce delicious.

  • ((*** 3 April 2017 by Rachel from York

    Disappointing. Very slow service and the new tagine, whilst tasty, was a very small portion.

  • ((*** 28 March 2017 by Katy Elliott from York

    Over priced food for what you got which turned out quite expensive between three.

  • ((((( 27 March 2017 by Tony Jawando from York

    Tasty, well presented meal. Very good service from staff.

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