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Cafe Rouge - Bromley
12-13 Market SquareBromleyBR1 1NA
I recently met friends for lunch at Cafe Rouge Bromley, having not visited a Cafe Rouge branch for 2 or 3 years. Previous bad experiences included a salad at the Dulwich branch several years ago that seemed to consist of tough cabbage leaves with stale croutons and a cappuccino in Bromley that had obviously been made by re-using coffee without refilling the machine first!
The Bromley branch...more
I know it's a chain and they are all supposed to be the same, but this one has a weird atmosphere and isn't as nice as others I've been to. I think it's probably down to the type of people who go there rather than the place itself or the staffmore
Well, my bum hole is burning from all the diarrhea I suffered after having an English Breakfast + Breakfast tea here on a late Sunday morning!
Was it the soggy bacon? The creamy warm milk? Or the brown sauce I requested? (The most likely suspects, as those I was with all had the eggs, toast and sausage without any problem).
Anyway, I give an extra star for the nice decor and friendly...more
I used to work near this Cafe Rouge s often stopped in there for lunch. The staff are the best I've encountered at a Cafe Rouge, giving the place a relaxed vibe that can't be beaten. In the summer, sitting outside with a steak sandwich and a beer watching the wold go by was something we all forward to. I can;t recommend this branch of Cafe Rouge enoughmore
For some reason, Cafe Rouge seems to get slammed a lot due to it being a chain and I find that rather unfair. Yes, it's faux french and they go to rather obvious measures to make it seem very French, including hiring supposedly French staff, but that doesn't really matter to me. Why? Because Cafe Rouge offers decent food - I've never had a bad meal at the many branches I've been to - as well...more