Restaurants

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…
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…
Italian in Cambridge

Aromi

Sometimes you should yield to temptation. So be drawn in by a window full of stunning Sicilian pizza and feast on light, crisp bases piled high with fresh spinach and Parma ham. Then succumb to the indecently thick …
Modern British in Cambridge

Pint Shop

Popular Pint Shop's vision is to embrace eating and drinking equally. So it's created both a busy bar specialising in craft beer (10 on keg and six on draft) and a stylish dining room serving classy versions of trad…
Pub Food in Cambridge

Kingston Arms

Great gastropub grub – from roasts to homemade risotto and recession-busting mains (held at £5) – keeps stomachs satisfied at the award-winning Kingston. More than 10 real ales, stacked board games and a students-me…
Cafe in Cambridge

Espresso Library

A chilled soundtrack and a customer laptop on almost every table signal that this industrial-chic cafe is a student favourite. That'll be partly down to the wholesome food – think frittata with sweet potatoes and sp…
Barbecue in Cambridge

Smokeworks

This dark, industrial-themed dining spot draws discerning carnivores and local hipsters with its melt-in-your-mouth ribs, wings and wonderfully smoky pulled pork. The service is friendly and prompt and their salted …
International in Cambridge

Cotto

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…
Cafe in Cambridge

Fitzbillies

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…