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Clarendon Arms

) #22 of 550 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” (31 reviews)
“burger” (29 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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81 - 90 of 327 reviews

Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Easily the best dish I've eaten in Cambridge... really lovely accidental find. We'll be back! Staff and atmosphere really friendly also!

1  Thank Kyle C
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This is a difficult review for me as Pub dining is not something I do, but the Clarendon Arms was highly spoken of on Trip Adviser for a Sunday lunch so we thought we'd give it a try. I booked a table for their second...More

Thank SCBD
Reviewed 6 August 2016

If you want a relaxing pub, lovely staff and excellent food in a welcoming atmosphere this is the place to go. It was so nice to escape the manic crush of tourist central Cambridge for a while. So glad we found the Clarendon Arms just...More

Thank 563susie
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

I've been there a couple of times amazing food and really friendly service. I really like the beer garden and for the quality of the food it's a really good value for the money... keep up the good work.

Thank Joao C
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Been twice now and it's easily our favourite place in Cambridge. Last meal we had was a hake special with spinach and samphire. It was fantastic! The raspberry cheesecake dessert is also a highlight! Great no fuss service. What more could you want. Kind of...More

Thank Cathy B
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This unprepossessing pub is tucked out of the way but a fantastic find. It has good beers and a great menu. We go back regularly with friends for the meals - the gammon and eggs dish is really outstanding and by itself is worth a...More

Thank CambridgeBimbler
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Another one of the city's semi-off-the-beaten-track boozers that is well worth a visit. Excellent selection of ales and a quiet little beer garden to secrete yourself away in whilst you sample them. Chalk it up!

Thank Tony F
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Just the kind of traditional pub we love to find. Tucked away on a quiet street but still central. A great atmosphere and the best roast dinner we have had anywhere for a long time. Delicious pork belly and roast lamb, served with an interesting...More

Thank Coral B
Reviewed 6 July 2016

My daughter and I went for lunch. There are no particular 'cheap' lunch deals but the menu, though not long, was interesting and varied. Food really delicious, I had the burger. We were made to feel very welcome and I particularly appreciated the personal nature...More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Recommended by our B&B just around the corner, and with reservations made for us, we were delighted with the ambiance and personal attention found here. The menu had additions for the evening, as well as standard fare. We were not rushed to order in the...More

Thank Patricia S
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Questions & Answers
26 July 2017|
Response from clr4567 | Reviewed this property |
It doesn't have a massive range of choices but what's done is good. I had delicious veg burger there last night and there were other veg options. There's always delicious fish and chips and often another fish choice. Hope... More
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$39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, 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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