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Vin Rouge

2010 Hillsborough Rd, Durham, NC 27705-4118
+1 919-416-0406
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (38 reviews)
“escargot” (23 reviews)
“pommes frites” (16 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2010 Hillsborough Rd, Durham, NC 27705-4118
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had an early dinner at Vin Rouge in early November and it was great. The salads were lovely, the steak and frites excellent but the chocolate mousse stole the show. It was divine!

Thank NCSue67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice authentic French restaurant with a lengthy menu of delicious choices. Warm atmosphere inside, dim but not dark. Reserve ahead because it seems to be very popular with most tables filled on a Wednesday evening. We went with the $25 mid-week fixed...More

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in here on a Sunday evening without reservations not knowing anything about this restaurant and quickly settled in to a delicious dinner of some of our favorite foods. Fresh local oysters, hanger steak and frites, salad Nicoise and finished by sharing some to-die-for...More

Thank Cabin2125
Reviewed 6 November 2017

As you would expect, the food here is delicious. It is certainly an absolute high end restaurant in terms of food quality, however the prices match the quality. One of the good surprises of the night were the portions. The escargot was good, however i...More

Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Had Sunday brunch with friends. Sat outside under the front canopy. Very pleasant even though it was raining. Not a big crowd, so noise level fine. Service attentive,but not intrusive. Had an omelet served with pommes frites and small green salad. Everything cooked properly and...More

Thank Caroline N
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We were looking for authentic French food and we were totally disappointed. My goat cheese and caramelized onion tart was burnt and cold. My wife had trout Almondine and the trout was ok but the potatoes were so salty they were in eatable. Service was...More

Thank DJF1958
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is one of our favorite Triangle restaurants, but we hit a slight snag recently. Our small table in the front room had a chair that wobbled seriously on the cement floor. We were able to adjust the table and chairs eventually so that it...More

Thank GundlachB
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We dined at Vin Rouge on 10/10/17. My wife's first visit and my second many years after my first visit. Cotes du Porc the best quality pork chop either of us have had; beautifully prepared. Braised red cabbage best either of us have had anywhere....More

Thank Jim J
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The trout and the onion soup are both delicious. Quality ingredients and generous amount in each plate, and great wines to go with the dishes. Romantic setting to go with couple. The napkin left fluff on my lap and shirt, but overall I liked the...More

Thank Alfonso S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Already highly rated but even better than the reviews and ratings. Last night with friends I started with the Shrimp Provencal then the Trout Almondine and both were amazing but my friends were raving about the bone-in Pork Chop and also the mushroom goat cheese...More

Thank TotalPerfection
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22 September 2016|
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Response from DELAQUERIERE | Reviewed this property |
I am not competent. The restaurant's manager is the only person able and supposed to answer your question. I suggest starting your inquiry on Vin Rouge Website. I am sure a gluten free dinner can easily be accommodated... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 40
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2010 Hillsborough Rd, Durham, NC 27705-4118
    (9th St.)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-416-0406
  • E-mail
Vin rouge is a French Bistro. We focus on classic preparations served in a true bistro atmosphere. We have beautiful patio and garden areas for those who prefer to dine outside. Please indicate your preference for dining inside or out. We look forward to serving you at Vin Rouge.
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