Top Choice Modern British in Cambridge

Midsummer House

At the region’s top table Chef Daniel Clifford’s double Michelin-starred creations are distinguished by depth of flavour and immense technical skill. Sample transformations of coal-baked celeriac, Cornish crab, and …
Top Choice Sandwiches in Cambridge

Urban Shed

Somewhere between a retro goods shop and a sandwich bar, at unorthodox Urban Shed the personal service ethos is so strong regular customers have a locker for their own mug. Decor teams old aeroplane seats with cable…
Cafe in Cambridge


Cambridge's oldest bakery has a soft, doughy place in the hearts of generations of students, thanks to its ultrasticky Chelsea buns and other sweet treats. Pick up a bagful to take away or munch in comfort in the qu…
Cafe in Cambridge


A friendly Italian family has created this Cambridge institution: a top spot for a cooked breakfast, homemade lasagne, or lingering over first-class coffee and tiramisu.
Bistro in Cambridge

Oak Bistro

Truffle oil, salsa verde and rosemary jus are the kind of flavour intensifiers you'll find at this friendly but classy neighbourhood eatery where locally sourced duck, lamb and beef come cooked just so. The set lunc…
British in Cambridge

Chop House

The window seats here deliver some of the best views in town – on to King’s College’s hallowed walls. The food is pure English establishment too: hearty steaks and chops and chips, plus a scattering of fish dishes a…
International in Cambridge


An irresistible blend of artistry and precision ensure chef Hans Schweitzer’s creations look gorgeous and taste fabulous. Delights might include seafood velouté or the signature dish Cotto venison Wellington, follow…
Chinese in Cambridge


Chef Daniel's mother taught him the secrets of Hakka cooking and once you've tasted his signature salt-and-chilli chicken, you'll be inclined to give her a hug. The menu is extensive but the sizzling dishes stand ou…
Cafe in Cambridge


The window seats at this cafe are perfect for people-watching with coffee and cake in hand. For something more substantial, opt for chunky sandwiches with homemade chutney, hearty soups and veggie-friendly mains.
Greek in Cambridge


'Gardi's' is responsible for the late-night nutrition of a large chunk of the student population, and its walls are plastered with photos of happy customers munching on the lamb souvlaki and doner kebabs.