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Cafe Rouge - Chelmsford

Unit 2 219 Moulsham Street, Chelmsford CM2 0LR, England
+44 1245 250588
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
French, European, Bar, International, Mediterranean, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Unit 2 219 Moulsham Street, Chelmsford CM2 0LR, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Good Value
"Burger and a beer for £10.00"
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2. Great service
"Well worth a visit if your in Chelmsford"
John S
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3. an enjoyable evening
"save up our Tesco points and come here"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal and drinks last night with great service from Darina! Thanks. BEST CAFE ROUGE IN THE WORLD!

Thank Callum_whufc
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed May 5, 2018

I visited this Restaurant on a Wednesday evening with my 2 grandsons after a visit to the local Odeon to see a Movie. We have always experienced a warm welcome and excellent service combined with a good Menu choice and well cooked Food. The service...More

Thank jack0103
Cafe Rouge C, General Manager at Cafe Rouge - Chelmsford, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2018

Thank you for the fantastic 5* review, Darina will be delighted to see these lovely comments. Keep an eye out for our great cinema offer on select days. Merci

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great evening out on Saturday evening. Good food, great atmosphere and fantastic service from our waitress Darina. Those citrus gin and tonics were delicious!

Thank Rosalie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

1st visit to Cafe Rouge and we enjoyed our food plus the service was great. The restaurant looked a little tired but an interesting building. Will be going back.

Thank chelmsfordsgca
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a really nice meal here for my boyfriends birthday. Food was really nice. Darina was very helpful and had a lovely evening :)

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Cafe Rouge lots of times. Each time the food and service is great. Darina is very good at upwelling the gin cocktails. The orange and grapefruit gin is delicious. The general manager said he would try to get a favourite dish of...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate there today. Got charged for drinks for the table next door as well as for our food and drinks. Went to the counter to sort out wish I hadn't! The trays that the drinks are served on were in a purpose made holder. The...More

Thank 710paulinet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Darina for my coffee and Eton mess and of course beer. Good luck! Excellent service you are always polite and friendly

Thank ed58at13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely relaxed evening dinner, food was very nice, no loud music. Our server Darina was excellent; very friend and helpful

Thank Fizzywishes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Darina our waitress was lovely, very friendly and chatty, even though I was full up she gave my girlfriend a tiny spoon to share my pudding which I thought was a very nice gesture. We love coming here and always made to feel very welcome,...More

Thank Brian M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 2 219 Moulsham Street, Chelmsford CM2 0LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 250588
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With a fantastic menu filled with delicious innovative takes on the classics and dishes inspired by different regions of France, there's something to suit everyone. We have the perfect setting in which to meet friends or just unwind over a glass of your favourite.
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