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The Cricketers

££ - £££Asian, Thai,
18 Melbourne Place | Cambridge, Cambridge CB1 1EQ, England
+44 1223 778871
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (76 reviews)
“mixed starter” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
18 Melbourne Place | Cambridge, Cambridge CB1 1EQ, England
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1 - 10 of 332 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, really friendly front of house, with nothing being too much trouble. Enabled veggie and non veggie friends to enjoy decent fresh food. Good location short walk from city centre.

Thank newberryfruit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

mouldy smell in the area, bug on a table, first impression. food was nicely decorated but the details had more attention in a kitchen than the actual food had. some of the food was real nice, but the stir fries are tasteless with some soy...More

Thank kundr_km
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to The Cricketers for dinner last night. We were warmly welcomed and the service was good. The food was amazing. Very authentic flavours. We would definitely dine here again.

Thank Thailandeverytime
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great time spent at The Cricketers, food was top notch, staff were really friendly and service was really good. A Smashing place with a lovely atmosphere.

Thank Julie N
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Our 3rd time here and we've decided that there is no other option in Cambridge for Thai Cuisine. My partner had the Jungle Curry with chicken. Her favourite dish is Green Thai Curry but wanted to try something different, the Jungle Curry did not disappoint...More

Thank Arion444
Reviewed 20 December 2017

A pub pretty much given over to Thai food in the evening. We had the set meal which was very enjoyable and the right amount of food for the 2 of us. We had to book for 7:30 reservation. It doesn't look much from the...More

Thank Jolyon101
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

The Cricketers is an excellent restaurant to enjoy Thai food at. That service we encountered was good, prompt and time waiting in between our starters and main was not drawn out and sharp. Perhaps one minor criticism would be that the sizzling beef in black...More

1  Thank Greg W
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Being local to the area we pop into the Cricketers for a meal from time to time. The Thai food served never fails to impress. Great taste and good value. Probably the best Thai in the city.

Thank David W
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Decided to go to the Cricketers since the other Thai restaurant is closed on a Tuesday. Hard to find somewhere to park nearby, so best to park at the Grafton Centre and it is about 8 minutes walk. The service was excellent and prompt. The...More

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner at this restaurant. We're not familiar to Thai food but everything we've ordered was delicious. Very friendly and helpful staff too.

1  Thank ffgj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Melbourne Place | Cambridge, Cambridge CB1 1EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 778871
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