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La Margherita

15 Magdalene Street, Cambridge CB3 0AF, England
+44 1223 315232
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (87 reviews)
“sardines” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
15 Magdalene Street, Cambridge CB3 0AF, England
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1 - 10 of 385 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We stopped for takeaway gelato on a very hot day. Delicious flavours and great portions. would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Madalyn H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easily accommodated a walk-in table of 9 and turned us around without rush or compromise within the 45 mins we had available. Nice choice of traditional Italian fare at reasonable prices. Great taste and nice presentation. Service courteous and flawless. Recommended.

1  Thank Ailsa M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Though I am not a fan of Italian food, this is definitely one of my favourite restaurant in Cambridge.

Thank Tiesheng W
Reviewed 5 June 2018

I have been to La Margherita many times and they never disappoint with service. In Cambridge there are many good restaurants, but because there are so many tourists and it's always busy sometimes there is a lack of service as a result! But never in...More

Thank Ova I
Reviewed 3 June 2018

What a little gem. I think this must be a family run restaurant. The staff are lovely and so accommodating. The tables are widely spaced. There is no terrible music and conversation can take place without shouting. It has a full menu of pastas, pizza...More

Thank Michel
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Every city has one: A family-run italian restaurant with pizzas, pastas and tiramisu on the menu. Cambridge has La Margharita (amongst others). It is cozy, quite close to town and the river Cam and the food is just as you would expect. So if you...More

Thank Nicolai W
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Brought here for dinner by locals and it was wonderful Sat at a table for eight upstairs and had a great time, All the food was delicious My veal saltimbocca was amazing and at 18 euros reasonably priced. Our waiter made the night even more...More

Thank travelgalAvon
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

They have about 18 different flavours! The ice cream itself is good - the pistachio is not as good as Aromi’s (which is fantastic) but it’s still v good! The woman serving was lovely and my daughter said the chocolate was excellent!

Thank SKD73
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Wonderfully fresh Italian food and superb service! Well worth a visit - it's only a few minutes out of the city centre and you won't be disappointed!! If you fancy Italian food, make a trip here!!

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Recently visited La Margherita for the first time - if you're looking for an independent Italian in Cambridge city centre, it's definitely worth a visit. The food was lovely and the prices were as reasonable as other chain Italian restaurants in the city. If you...More

Thank Beth V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:30
Monday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Magdalene Street, Cambridge CB3 0AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 315232
Description
Set on the oldest street in Cambridge, La Margherita is a friendly family run restaurant est 1990. We offer good quality food using traditional recipes with a modern twist. Our pizza dough is made fresh on the premises and all sauces stocks and soups are made from scratch.
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