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Cafe Rouge Brighton Lanes

24 Prince Albert Street, Brighton BN1 1HF, England
+44 1273 774422
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 Prince Albert Street, Brighton BN1 1HF, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My son treated me to cafe rouge this afternoon, as a late Mother's Day present, the mushroom starter was delicious, as was the moules they were so succulent, and the crumble was delicious, our waiter Mantas was extremely helpful, and my son thoroughly enjoyed his...More

Thank quesera59
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Cafe Rouge for lunch, they were very busy as it was Mothering Sunday, and we were lucky to get a table. The waiting staff seemed very over worked, there was only one waiter covering the upstairs area where we were seated and...More

Thank SaritaShira
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place for a meal. Staff were brilliant and we could not have asked for more. Food was brilliant along with the service.Nice place for a meal and enjoy the evening. We were not rushed to get out even though they were busy....More

Thank Sally_Steve_W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tired cafe rouge. Went for breakfast Ordered eggs benedict. Revolting cooked in too much vinegar and the staff didn’t even ask if we enjoyed it when they cleared our plates However worse was to come. Went down to use the toilets. Floor on stair grimey...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge surprise. This is a place making a great effort and succeeding. Food and service first class. A relaxing venue to people watch, even at 9am on a Sunday morning.

Thank David B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is small and can seem cramped when it’s full. However, the service is great and the food tasty and well cooked food.

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Huge thanks to Ed for battling power cuts and feeding us when other restaurants turned us away. Great food too.

Thank Luke T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't fault the service, was grand all the men do a fabulous job of taking care of their guests. Very warm welcome, I'd say maximum two spaces for prams as quite snug! Colouring and paper for kids- thumbs up! Can't use the Tesco voucher on...More

Thank LindaLovesFood63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used to like coming to this place on Sunday or Saturday lunch times as it's in a great location. But lately the atmosphere just seems dead and the food just isn't upto par. I am not one to write bad reviews, but I was...More

Thank Dara J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to get in for lunch today out of the wind and rain but there is a four inch step and no ramp. Very, very, very poor in 2018, Cafe Rouge be ashamed.

Thank MikeH589
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Tracy J
10 June 2017|
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Response from Tracy J |
Can you wear casual clothes in cafe rougee
4 January 2017|
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Response from HERMOSAMARIPOSA1 | Reviewed this property |
Ditto to the previous answer! Contributors of reviews via TripAdvisor are not really the people to ask whether the restaurant has given up answering the phone!....we just review what we have experienced at any given... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Prince Albert Street, Brighton BN1 1HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 774422
Brighton Lanes, in the historic quarter, is a labyrinth of winding alleyways. Located just a stone's throw from Brighton beach and the Royal Pavilion, this quaint area is bursting with history, shops and places to eat. Soak up the atmosphere of The Lanes at Café Rouge. With a great location just minutes away from the seafront, it's the perfect place to grab a meal after working up an appetite enjoying all that Brighton has to offer.
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