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Cafe Rouge - Edinburgh

₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, Cafe, European
43 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 1EP, Scotland
+44 131 225 4515
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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43 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 1EP, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 801 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went to Cafe Rouge with my husband and we loved our starters - the onion soup and the camembert, absolutely delicious! I just wish there was more sauce for the camembert one, that would have made it perfect :) Crème Brûlée was really good as...More

Thank Luisa R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Husband & I had been before & it was a good experience so decided to re-book for dinner with my family for my birthday. Despite pre booking had to wait but wasn't too bothered. The place was busy & had a good vibe. Waited for...More

Thank Sheila M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Service - top notch, really friendly and helpful Food - ok, tasty enough but really overpriced (double what I'd expect). Salad wasn't very fresh. Coffee - very nice. The room - very nice and continental.

Thank Martin A
Reviewed 1 week ago

American friend and i visited on a Friday night. No problem getting a seat. Servers very attentive. Alas no mussels or chocolate mousse available at 7.30pm. No problem my friend had french onion soup (which is what she really wanted) and i had the Moroccan...More

1  Thank hannah's grandma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had breakfast there. The staff were unsmiling and unfriendly. The food was OK and the service was reasonably prompt but the attitude was a long way from friendly and welcoming.

Thank Alastair W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I visited this restaurant and both enjoyed our experience. We chose from the table d'hote, which had a good selection of food. We had a voucher offer of three courses with a glass of sparkling wine. Everything we ordered was very tasty...More

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been in Cafe rouge Liverpool, very nice French restaurant and the food was superb so I bring my friends at Edinburgh Cafe rouge but just step in its look like just a plain restaurant, our server was unpleasant look tired as we book our...More

Thank whiteflower2630
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just left cafe rouge Edinburgh got to be the worst meal ever..... frozen toast with pate frozen over done fish oxo for sauce with chicken , creme brûlée also frozen save money go to farm foods, least you no what you pay for....More

Thank Geoack J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We only ever ate at Cafe Rouge for breakfast and enjoyed the food each visit. We were served by Daniel on multiple occasions, and he was very professional and provided pleasureful conversation. He provided us with things to do around town. Daniel and Cafe Rogue...More

2  Thank AnonymousLemer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu here is quite varied and there is something for everyone. Our server Daniel was A+courteous and attentive and just delightful. There is outdoor seating. I would definitely recommend this place

1  Thank tensomerset
Nearby
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 72
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 1EP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > New Town
  • Neighbourhood: New Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 4515
Description
Located on the historic cobblestone Frederick Street, the restaurant offers a stunning interior and outside dining terrace, we have the perfect setting in which to meet friends or just unwind over a glass of your favourite. 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.
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