Cambridge is a city offering a wide range of wonderful places to eat including Michelin starred and recommended independent restaurants. Here is our compilation of the best places to eat in Cambridge. Importantly, all of these restaurants use quality produce to create their classic and innovative dishes.
22 Chesterton Rd, Cambridge CB4 3AX
38 Mill Rd-Vegetarian tasting menu
96 Mill Road- French influenced bistro
A recent addition to Mill Road, Fancett’s serves delicious French influenced bistro style food. Beautifully cooked, seasonal food in a relaxed and cosy restaurant. Family owned Fancett’s has a great value set lunch menu, in addition to the evening a la carte offering of 4 starters, main and desserts. In conclusion, a super romantic venue.
Midsummer Common, Cambridge CB4 1HA
MJP @ the Shepherds:
5 High St, Fen Ditton, Cambridge CB5 8ST
Get involved in the small plates sharing experience at MJP. Choose from a selection of the plant based, fish and meat small and large plates. Chef Mark Poynton uses the finest seasonal and local ingredients to create these tasty dishes. Why not turn this into a night away? In addition to the great food, rooms are available on site. MJP features in our tasting menus post, Sunday lunch and great value accommodation in Cambridge here.
24 Green St, Cambridge CB2 3JX
Whether you are wanting a leisurely lunch or a special dinner, Mercado Central is a great choice in the city centre. Fresh, tasty Galician and Basque heritage inspired dishes are created using high quality, seasonal ingredients. Choose from the authentic tapas menu, including a daily changing, sustainable fish of the day from the fish counter.
70 Newmarket Rd, Cambridge CB5 8DZ
Fine dining and Michelin Guide recommended Indian restaurant Navadhanya strive to provide “a Royal Indian dining experience to guests”. Their contemporary menu, cooked by award winning chefs, is exciting and packed with interesting dishes to try. Lots of choice here for vegetarian and vegan diners. Tasting menus available too.
52-42 Regent St, Cambridge CB2 1AD
The Garden House Cambridge:
Graduate Cambridge, Granta Place, Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RT
The Garden House offers grill focussed cooking of seasonal, locally sourced East Anglian and British produce. They work with farmers and producers to bring the finest ingredients to the restaurant and create creative, delicious dishes. The menu is divided into starters and mains, or smaller and larger sharing plates. Therefore chose which way you wish to go.
The bets places to eat in Cambridge:
Which of these wonderful restaurants have you tried? Where would you add to our list? Let us know in the comments below.
More fabulous places to eat in Cambridge here in our ultimate restaurant guide.