We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Brasserie Vacherin Croydon

48-50 South End, Croydon CR0 1DP, England
+44 20 8774 4060
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (57 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (15 reviews)
“tarte tatin” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
48-50 South End, Croydon CR0 1DP, England
Write a Review
Reviews (392)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 392 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Why different reviews for each visit...?.....Because the food and Service has varied from really very good to "Blasé "....When it first opened , it was a place to be highly recommended both for quality and taste and presentation.... It is a classy looking restaurant ,...More

Thank Cassie1124
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First time here and definitely will be coming back! Very friendly staff and my filet steak was perfect. Well done guys, keep up the good work!

Thank Georgi B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I never write negative reviews and tend not to listen to them anyway but I was totally appalled by the service here that I have to write a review. It took 15 mins for them to ask for our drinks, then they got the order...More

1  Thank Cydney M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just had dinner at this little gem of a French restaurant! Food and service absolutely amazing! Only small criticism, the music needs to be french. To quote my friend "just put on the Ratatouille soundtrack" no one needs to hear Beyoncé with a Beef...More

1  Thank frequentguestt
Steven Y, Guest Relations Manager at Brasserie Vacherin Croydon, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review about Brasserie Vacherin Croydon. We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your trip to our restaurant so much and we will take your feedback about the music on board. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the restaurant has been open for a few years now some how we have missed it, Went there yesterday for our wedding anniversary, we were greeted with a lovely smile, we choose to have a drink at the bar as we were a little...More

Thank ricmatlou1
Steven Y, Guest Relations Manager at Brasserie Vacherin Croydon, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review about Brasserie Vacherin Croydon and for choosing us to celebrate your anniversary. We are delighted that we could make your trip special and that you had such a lovely time with us. We hope to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were warmly greeted and given a choice of seating. Full and prix fixe menus arrived and we both selected starters ans mains from the prix fixe (PF) menus plus bread and olives, both of which were chargeable, the bread extortionately so! I expect bread...More

1  Thank Long Suffering
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten here twice recently, with friends. On both occasions the food was truly excellent - perfect steaks, for example. The service was exceptional - attentive, caring and delivered with appropriate humour, but not intrusive. Allergies were dealt with reliably and helpfully. The prices...More

Thank 577GuidoH
Steven Y, Guest Relations Manager at Brasserie Vacherin Croydon, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review about Brasserie Vacherin Croydon. We are delighted to hear that your recent visits to our restaurant have been excellent. We do appreciate that our prices are a bit higher but this is because we always use fresh...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

I have visited this restaurant a number of times now and they never disappoint. I've tried a range of dishes but always seem to come back to the lobster as it's something they do really well! As for the cocktails, £15 for a jug of...More

Thank victoriaplum71
Steven Y, Guest Relations Manager at Brasserie Vacherin Croydon, responded to this review

Hi Victoria, Thank you very much for your lovely review about Brasserie Vacherin Croydon. We're delighted to hear that you're a regular of ours and that everything was as good as usual on your most recent visit. We're also glad you enjoyed the cocktails and...More

Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great little brasserie in the south of Croydon. It does some very very good value deals but still keeps up the quality. I highly recommend the Crem Brule it it top draw. We went on a Thursday night and it was busy...More

Thank Nick H
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

22nd March 2017 Me and my boyfriend came here for our 3 year anniversary and it was amazing , on arrival we received two glasses of champagne which was a special touch as it's my birthday in a couple of days , the food was...More

Thank Tinaadelaide
Steven Y, Guest Relations Manager at Brasserie Vacherin Croydon, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review about Brasserie Vacherin Croydon and for choosing our restaurant for your special anniversary celebrations. We're delighted to hear that you had such a great meal with us and we hope you had a fantastic birthday. We look...More

Nearby Restaurants
Karnavar Restaurant
505 reviews
.03 km away
Albert's Table
625 reviews
.05 km away
409 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
Remembering 1916 Life On The Western Front
138 reviews
.58 km away
Boxpark Croydon
164 reviews
1.10 km away
Wandle Park
43 reviews
1.29 km away
Museum Of Croydon
64 reviews
.72 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Ed S
Karen332London sounds like a skank! phoning up to see if she can have the groupon deal without having a voucher?! Who does that? Plus shes clearly a bit racist. Doesn't like foreigners? Don't eat at a french restaurant then. Maybe go to Nandos next time hey?
27 October 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from brigittetnoelle | Reviewed this property |
I think if you have groupon deal it is a bit of a chick to ask for the special offer without the voucher. I absolutely dont agree their english was good and the food was very nice. Next time you want to eat with groupon buy... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48-50 South End, Croydon CR0 1DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Croydon
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8774 4060
  • E-mail
Brasserie Vacherin in Croydon is a traditional French brasserie where you can saviour the taste and enjoy the experience created by award winning chef Malcolm John.Just like the best brasseries in Paris, the atmosphere is relaxed with a varied menu to suit all tastes whilst the service is professional and friendly.The French bistro style decor features pictures from all regions across France and are displayed throughout the restaurant. The innovative lighting creates an open, contemporary space ideal for locals enjoying a light lunch or in the evenings for a post-office drinks. In the evenings whether you are celebrating a special occasion or want to experience a French brasserie at its best please join us for a memorable evening.