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Black Badger

££ - £££
Downtown Cambridge
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
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55 Water St N, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 3B3, Canada
+1 519-624-0892
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Cambridge, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stephanie is a most hospitable hostess and her attention to detail and sense of humour always makes for a fun and eventful visit. Kudos to Maryam, Tommy, Mgr. Donna and the entire staff at the Badger for always being so welcoming!

Thank Roy T
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm British so this was a nice little taste of home! So warm and friendly loved it here :) lovely staff too

Thank Adele B
Cambridge, Canada
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pub has a dark English maybe forbidding feel, but don't be fooled. They have a great chef. Food is exceptional and everyone I bring there says the same. I can't believe I haven't given this pub the kudo's it deserves for their fabulous food. I have never been disappointed in the food and eat here on a regular basis.... More 

Thank MuskokaHoliday1
Cambridge, Canada
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

very dark, lots of regulars playing darts, reminded me of british pubs, more a guys bar,,,, i went with a group of (male)co-workers - -so my drink came last, so i doubt i'd go again.....

Thank Robin A
Oromocto, Canada
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Great place for a full meal, snack, party and trying various local beers. Food (poutine) too salty. Burgers and ribs fantastic. A mostly pub atmosphere and menu selection. Booths large and comfy. Service was courteous but a bit slow at times. However it was filling up with more patrons as the evening moved on.

Thank Darren D
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

had food on Sunday 08/07/16 at the badger. we were helping my sister move stuff into her new place down the street so were in big need of catching a beer and some grub. i had mild checking fingers and they were juicy and loved them, my dad had chicken wings and my sister had fajitas and i believe we... More 

Thank Darren E
Newbury, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

A drink on the shady patio during the Music Festival, just perfect. Good selection of local beers as well as classic Brit offerings.

Thank Paul W
Cambridge, Canada
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

All the food is well prepared. The mushroom caps are always a great choice! Many beers on tap to choose from. The atmosphere is the best part of your experience.

Thank randykatie
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382 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We're in downtown Galt at the Cambridge live music festival and we happened to find the Black Badger British Pub as it is right across Water street from one of the stages for the music festival. This is a nice little place that has a good variety of food and beer as you might expect from a British pub. We... More 

Thank Pat M
Cambridge, ONtario
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I have been there twice this month for their Monday night special "2 for 1 Wings". You get 2 pounds for the price of one, and they are large and meaty. My wife and I split one order, and with a side order of their excellent fries, it was more than enough to fill us up. I, for one, could... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Water St N, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 3B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge>  > Downtown Cambridge
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 519-624-0892

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?