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Mill road is probably the most vibrant and culturally rich area of Cambridge. Here you will find diverse deli’s, supermarkets and wonderful independent restaurants offering food to suit every want and taste. Above all the food at these places is absolutely delicious! Here are our top choices of the Mill Road restaurants.


38 Mill Rd-Vegetarian tasting menuvegetarian tasting menu

The Vanderlyle team offer a set 5 course seasonal feast of a menu which is completely vegetarian. Delicious, inventive dishes to please meat and non-meat eaters alike. Why not book to sit at the pass and watch the magic happen? Book well in advance.  5 course Tasting Menu- £55-70 pp paid by Tock system.  Featured in our romantic restaurants and best vegetarian restaurants here.


96 Mill Road- French influenced bistroFancett's cambridge

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.


212 Mill Rd – Italian foodItialian restaurants in Cambridge

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Mill Road based Limoncello uses the finest ingredients to create authentic and delicious Italian cuisine. The covered outdoor area, The Sunset Garden, is perfect for romantic al fresco dining without the worry of the weather. In conclusion, great food, great atmosphere and great customer service. Main courses from around £12.25- see menu for pricing.Featured in our best Italian restaurants post here.

Tu Casa Tapas Restaurant:

8 Mill Rd- Spanish tapas

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Relax at Tu Casa and enjoy a wide choice of tasty, authentic Catalan tapas dishes. Why not opt for the sharing Paella? Tempting choices to be made and plenty of veggie dishes here too. Friendly staff and great food combines resulting in a lovely, sociable dining experience. Featured in our best places for tapas post here.

The Garden Kitchen:

82 Mill Road- café

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One of three cafés in the city, The Garden Kitchen on Mill Road is open for a delicious breakfast or lunch each Tuesday- Saturday. Simply freshly made food with loads of meat-free choices available.

Ohayo Sushi Bar:

139 Mill Road- sushi

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Mill Road takeaway Ohayo Sushi Bar offers simple, tasty food to enjoy in the comfort of your own home. Choose from sushi, sashimi, futomaki, and much much more. In conclusion, there are many exciting and more traditional choices to try here- the pumpkin croquettes are delicious. Featured in our best sushi in Cambridge post here.

Spring Restaurant:

66 Mill Rd- Chinese food

Spring restaurant Cambridge
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Well priced, tasty food can be found at the Spring Restaurant. Go and enjoy generous portions of authentic dishes including noodles, dumplings, and many more meat and vegetable based dishes. Featured in our best places for Chinese food post here.


18, The Broadway, Mill Road- Italian food

Italian food
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Tradizioni is a relaxed, family owned restaurant serving tasty, freshly cooked food. It aims to make you feel comfortable and simply wants you to enjoy some well cooked, generous portions of traditional Italian food. Their Mercato is open each Tuesday and sells fresh produce straight from Italy for you to enjoy at home. Featured in our best Italian restaurants post here.

Liutaio Music Cafe:

224 Mill Rd- Dim sum

Chinese food Cambridge
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East and West combine for the fusion offering at Liutaio Music Café which is just off Mill Road. Enjoy dim sum, gyoza and other tasty Asian cuisine alongside live music and a comfy setting here. Lots of choice for vegetarian and vegan diners. Featured in our best places for Chinese food post here.

Little Petra:

94 Mill Road

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Family run Little Petra serves super tasty and authentic Jordanian food which is packed full of colour and flavour. Friendly service in a relaxed setting. ‘Wholesome food for sharing‘ therefore  the perfect venue for a really lovely lunch with loved ones.

Tawa Kitchen:

50-60 Station Road, entrance on Mill Park Road- Indian food

Tawa Kitchen
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Tawa Kitchen have an exciting menu of authentic urban Indian dishes to choose from with plenty of choice for vegetarian and vegan diners. A great choice for some tasty Indian food. Featured in our best Indian food in Cambridge post here.


Mill Rd-Café and Pizzeria pizza in Cambridge Scotts

Mill Road based Scott’s All Day is a brilliant neighbourhood café by day and a pizzeria by night. Scott’s are serving the freshest of sourdough pizzas with a variety of toppings. For instance, the Mill Road Butchers pizza  which is topped with Sicilian sausage- delicious. Why not try their bottomless brunch? Featured in our best pizza in Cambridge and best breakfast in Cambridge post here.

Maurizio Dining and Co:

44 Mill Rd- Italian food

Itialian restaurants in Cambridge
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Maurizio and team at Maurizio Dining and Co. aim to give you the authentic family feel of Italian food in their relaxed, friendly restaurant. Dishes are all made on the premises from scratch and there are vegetarian and vegan choices available. In summary, lovely atmosphere and good food. Featured in our best Italian restaurants post here.

Mill Road Restaurants:

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