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52 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RG, England
+44 1223 352500
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (31 reviews)
“chelsea bun” (137 reviews)
“cakes” (125 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 18:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
52 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RG, England
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11 - 20 of 751 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Shame that the tables are so close together, you can easily become intimate with your neighbours food too! I had the ham hock hash, which was really good, with a wonderful Bloody Mary. Service was fast and friendly but hated being jammed in so close...More

1  Thank Terry E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I absolutely love Fitzbillies! The combination of its atmosphere, its great food and drink and its friendly and wonderful staff make it one of the loveliest places to chill out in the whole city! The decor is beautiful, with turquoise-blue tiles on the cafe walls,...More

Thank nfward203
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sunday brunch was busy - arrive early or expect to queue. The breakfast menu is American-influenced with pancakes and several styles of eggs, but there are also pastries. The service was attentive and very quick and we enjoyed our meal. The following morning we returned...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Chelsea buns in Fitzbillies are legendary and really delicious. The only problem with visiting is that it is very busy and you have to wait in a queue for a table. Not the place to stop if you are in a rush.

Thank diamond183
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We came across Fitzbillies on our first day in Cambridge late morning. The place itself is lovely and the staff were very pleasant and helpful, we only waited about 2 minutes to get seated. We had different breakfast dishes, I had the steak & eggs,...More

Thank James K
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We gave Fitzbillies a try as we had never been and unfortunately were very disappointed. The full English is not very 'full'. It is 10 pounds (2 pounds extra for black pudding) and its very small and poorly presented. The granola with yoghurt and fruit...More

Thank Vicki B
Reviewed 5 February 2018

If I could start a perfect day in Cambridge my first stop would be Fitzbillies. I try get in here as often as possible for a morning Piccolo, it kicks my day off the best way possible. This is mainly due to the amazing staff...More

Thank ptl25
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

My Wife and I visited the restaurant for breakfast as they opened one Sunday morning. We both chose the fry up and have to say it was one of the tastiest breakfasts Ive ever had! A little should put for the hash browns! On the...More

Thank HagmanT
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Came in out of the rain hence the cafe was very busy. Good Chelsea buns and tea. Would revisit if in Cambridge

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a sticky bun and I’m certainly glad we did! Definitely the best I’ve ever had! Can’t wait for our next trip to have another

Thank Matt M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$140
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 352500
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