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Cafe Rolle

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5357 H St, Sacramento, CA 95819-3556
+1 916-455-9140
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11:00 - 15:00
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Tue - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
Wed - Fri 17:30 - 19:30
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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cute, french feeling but menu is very limited. For those not eating meat, there isn't much to choose from. They are open only during very limited hours so always check first.

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Thank Janis L
Castle Rock, Colorado, United States
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210 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

A charming find! This tiny cafe features fresh and authentic French food! Salads, baguettes and coffee are excellent and very reasonably priced. I liked this place so much that I went two Saturdays in a row. Waiters are very accommodating. Get there early because a place this good draws a crowd!

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Thank Anne G
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146 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

The menu has a variety of options, but salmon is the common theme. I had the salad Provence and it was delicious with a bed of greens, Kalamata olives, poached salmon, house made dressing and a few other veggies. It was a full Plate- a full meal and cost $9.50. I did not try the French soda but the blood... More 

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Thank BeautifulFernweh
California
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185 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

This is a pleasant find that was discovered when we were looking for a light meal. The owner/chef speaks fluent French and comes out to interact with his diners. The salads that the three of us ordered were made with fresh vegetables and, as requested, chicken to add a protein source. The seating area is rather small but worth the... More 

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Thank Spartan58
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Very tasty and filling sandwiches. Lamb sandwich and duck pate, hot prawn were perfect. Very authentic French cuisine (sandwiches)and the staff is very friendly (and they speak French ). If you like French food and sandwiches, this is the perfect place for you. Merci Chef for the desserts.

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Thank tontala14
Atlanta, Georgia
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173 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

The ambience is a far cry from a French bistro but the food is right on! This modest little place, with French posters and postcards tacked on the wall, looks more like a sketchy deli but take a look at the menu and your mouth begins to water…especially if you, like my husband and me, have lived in France. How... More 

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Thank 1073BB
Sacramento, California
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146 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Cafe Rolle is primarily a sandwich shop, but viva la difference. The staff is all French from the kitchen to the wait staff. And the food, while primarily lunch time fare, is as good as you will find anywhere in the US. Be prepared to wait a while for your table as it is very popular but the wait is... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

We came from out of town and met a friend here for lunch on a Saturday. The cafe was very busy but we had a table outside in about 15 minutes. We started with the pate appetizer which was very delicious and authentic. For lunch, the menu features salads, cold sandwiches and croque monsieur (hot sandwiches). Two of our favorites... More 

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Thank Roger H
Fair Oaks, California
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148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Went with a friend for lunch and I was a bit disappointed because it was a lot more casual than I was expecting. It was very crowded and the staff seemed to be stretched thin but the food was fantastic and worth the short wait we had for tables to be cleared and drinks. Sandwiches and salads were a big... More 

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Thank Susanlynn53
Sacramento CA Area
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166 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Not much to say that hasn't been said previously. Great good and service. Six for lunch, two chicken and brie, two dill salmon and brie, 1 lamb sandwich, and 1 Fois Gras salad. Accompanied by Lorina sodas, and followed with three brûlée's. The portions were sharable, enjoyed by all and the bread, "heavenly". The homemade fois gras, dijon mustard, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
French, Cafe, Seafood, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 19:30
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 19:30
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 19:30
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5357 H St, Sacramento, CA 95819-3556
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-455-9140

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?