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Cafe Rouge

Unit 2 219 Moulsham Street, Chelmsford CM2 0LR, England
+44 1245 250588
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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French, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Unit 2 219 Moulsham Street, Chelmsford CM2 0LR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A fabulous bargain at £23 for two. Had the garlic mushroom starter, steak main, and tarte au Citron for dessert.

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Full congratulations to Darina who looked after us all brilliantly. Great meal, great price and a free glass of bubbly on arrival. Next year we will bring our own Christmas music for even more fun. Thanks to you all.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 16timothyl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve always liked Cafe Rouge and have visited this one many times but our latest visit was very disappointing. It was very empty (only 3 tables of people). The waitress was new I think as she was very nervous and jittery. The service was a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Vicki B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thought we’d try here for breakfast this Sunday morning before the shops actually opened for some Christmas shopping. We were about the se one group to arrive so the restaurant wasn’t busy. Drinks served fairly quickly. 2 cooked English breakfasts and 1 pancake with bacon,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Figgysocks
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Three of us had dinner here on a Wednesday night. We were served by Darina who was friendly and helpful. The place was quite empty. The food was very good, we had chicken and fish followed by desserts. This is one of our favourite places...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cngj
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Really lovely service by David, how lovely to be greeted in such a professional courteous manner. Finding waiting staff that address customers as sir/ madam is very unusual these days. The food was ok, could have been a bit hotter though. Well done David for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Helen503775
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

We were already seated at the table when the waitress told us there would be a 30 minute wait. We agreed to it and placed our order. About 40 minutes later, they finally brought our food and it was all wrong. My guest had ordered...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Monica-Felula-Gellar
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

We were greeted with warm smile by the manager who choose lovely table. Our waitress Monika was lovely and recommend starter king prawns and beans soup. For the mains we had duck leg and fish and chips. Food was amazing and Monika was a real...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Curiosity380287
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Booked a table for lunch. Staff not that attentive even though there were lots of them. Had to wait absolute ages for my vegetable baguette despite reassurances that it was only minutes away and that the manager was going to the kitchen to find out....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Paul C
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here on several occasions and always been very pleased, however this evening my partner and I could not believe how poor the whole experience was. Unfortunately we were not alone and other customers were complaining about the service but in particular the poor...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank K7980YKpeterh
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Restaurant Details

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  • 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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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Inspired by French cuisine and Parisienne bistro style. Café Rouge is your local bistro to enjoy delicious food and gorgeous glass of wine.
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