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Orchid Restaurant

70 Newmarket Road | Cambridge, Cambridge CB5 8DZ, England
+44 1223 321050
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crispy beef” (3 reviews)
“sea bass” (7 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Seafood, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
70 Newmarket Road | Cambridge, Cambridge CB5 8DZ, England
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

What a great experience thank you. Superb Food , excellent service and the ambience was first class. Well worth a visit.

Thank GGWRoade
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Cambridge for the weekend and chose Orchid as it was close the hotel. The decor of the restaurant is lovely and a wide range of dishes on the menu. Our friends ordered 2 starters and a main, we ordered a main each...More

1  Thank AmyA26_12
Zhixin L, Manager at Orchid Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for sharing your feedback with tripadvisor community following your recent visit,we apologize that you have found your overall experience not up to your expectations.restaurant assured that your comments have been communicated to the management and we are taking into consideration , finding ways...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

The good: The deco was good. The place was clean. The service was good. Deep fried bean curd skin roll (£4.50) and the spicy salt in peppered fresh squid (£4.50) were good. The bad: Steamed prawn dumplings (£4.50) was small and not authentic. They charged...More

Thank Eddie Z
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

What a great find. Visiting Cambridge for the weekend we checked out Groupon and found a great deal and checked the reviews on Trip Advisor this place did not disappoint! We were welcomed, and offered a choice of seating – we sat next to the...More

2  Thank HPSL
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We tried this place for the first time and was not impressed by the food or the service, it was very quiet but I still had to keep calling the waitress over who did not understand much English at all. The prawn crackers were poor...More

2  Thank Horsefan1231
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The food is amazing, the pork belly is an absolute must so is the crispy beef. Great to be able to end the night with a bit of karaoke. Highly recommended for a group.

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We were very lucky that we drove by the Orchid Restaurant as we were looking for another restaurant that apparently no longer exists. The service, food and atmosphere were top notch. Duck excellent, aubergine excellent, tofu vegetables excellent, chips and bean sprout dip ... you...More

2  Thank AK_Steve_AK
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Really enjoyed our dinner here. Arrived after a day at the races around 8:30pm. Restaurant wasnt busy and were seated straight away. Staff were very attentive. Prices were reasonable and quality of food was great. Would recommend.

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Thank you so much for a wonderful evening. We took our son there to celebrate his GCSE results and we were not disappointed. The food was just delicious and staff were very friendly. Some delay with food as they had a big party of people...More

Thank _christinenfraser
Zhixin L, Manager at Orchid Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for taking your time to review us, we appreciate your lovely comment. We are glad that you had a lovely experience with us for the third times. We will continue to serve our best in the kitchen and on the floor. We look...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

A really friendly environment. Food is excellent. The staff are really friendly. A real value for money!

Thank Jonathan P
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11 April 2017|
Response from Ayi J | Property representative |
We are about 1.3 miles away from the train station. You can here by taking the C3 bus, which goes through city centre towards Newmarket road, your stop will be opposite Napier street, from there it is about 2 minutes walk to... More
2 September 2016|
Response from Ayi J | Property representative |
Hi we have parking free of charge outside our restaurant after 6.30pm. You can also park at the grafton centre car park which is very close to us. There's also free street parking after 5pm around our restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$63
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Newmarket Road | Cambridge, Cambridge CB5 8DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 321050
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Based in Cambridge (UK), we cater the finest authentic Asian ( Mainly Chinese Cuisine ) fusion cuisine. If you like Asian food, you'll love us! We aim to make your dining experience memorable by providing stylish and elegant atmosphere where you can enjoy our great quality freshly prepared food that is complemented by the excellent service. Our chef creates enchanting meals with a twist of fusion; bringing together quality ingredients and spices to offer new dinning experiences that reflect the Asian world. In addition, we provide a wide selection of drinks including wine, beer, liqueur, soft drinks and superior healthy tea. Our staff will aim to create a pleasant and relaxing experience in Karaoke & Function Room. We offer the most up-to-date sound / lighting system, latest song choices, bespoke decor to make your Karaoke experience unforgettable. Whatever the occasion, great food and a hearty welcome awaits everyone of our customers at Orchid in Newmarket Road, Cambridge.
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