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Clarendon Arms

) #26 of 553 Restaurants in Cambridge ££ - £££ , British,
35-36 Clarendon Street, Cambridge CB1 1JX, England
+44 1223 778272
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (29 reviews)
“burger” (28 reviews)
“belly pork” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
35-36 Clarendon Street, Cambridge CB1 1JX, England
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Reviews (325)
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1 - 10 of 325 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We've dined here on several occasions and found the meals to be consistently superb. The pork chop has a delicious rich sauce, the burger is huge and tastes great, the fish is light and fresh. Regular specials liven up the menu as well. And the...More

Thank mehoffman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely cosy pub with great service and delicious pub food. Great atmosphere and they have a garden in the summer.

Thank mcrj_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this based on good reviews for Sunday lunch. An assuming little pub. Great staff, great food.... try the Pimms too... will certainly go back and definitely recommend.

Thank Nik6620
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our Cambridge friends were pessimistic about finding a good gastropub without travelling to the famous Ines outside the city. Well we think they are overlooking something special very close to home. We had lunch off the blackboard on a Thursday, and it was excellent. Perfect...More

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is outstanding, the beer is well kept and the staff are friendly. It may be small and a bit shabby but that's part of its charm.

Thank S M D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic roast beef Sunday lunch after the Wings for Life run. The beef was delicious and plenty of it, absolutely wolfed it down and I will return.

Thank mcintyrejrm
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

What a pub should be. Staff and guests had time to chat, great choice of wine, beer and spirits and excellent food - the asparagus was particularly good. Happy to recommend to anyone

Thank Robin F
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Booked for six of us to celebrate a 40th anniversary here on the basis of previous reviews and I'm soooooooo very pleased we did. The Sunday lunch was utterly delicious and people running the place were totally delightful. We wanted something special and unpretentious and...More

Thank Disappointedof
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

This pub serves reliably good food. It's dog friendly and the staff are relaxed yet efficient. Not cordon bleu but good for simple meals.

Thank clr4567
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We've been coming to The Clarendon for ages now and it just keeps getting better and better! The atmosphere is relaxed, the staff are friendly and helpful and the food? It's fabulous and the best value in Cambridge .........

Thank Sarah R
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Are dogs allowed inside?
21 December 2016|
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Response from theclarendonarms | Property representative |
Yes we are very dog friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35-36 Clarendon Street, Cambridge CB1 1JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 778272
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