Looking for a cool courtyard to kick back in with a few drinks and group of mates? Then The Old Bicycle Shop is an excellent spot. Serving up a menu of fresh, seasonal British dishes in a laid-back setting with a top selection of drinks, it's sure to make for a fun birthday dinner.
Fun Birthday Ideas in Cambridge
It only comes around once a year, and it's the most important day in your calendar (or at least it should be) so make sure to celebrate your birthday in style. To help you have an epic day of celebration and festivities, we've put together a guide to fun birthday ideas in Cambridge, including quirky restaurants, cool bars and awesome events that are sure to make lasting memories.
Lola Lo is a sure hit for birthday partying, offering South Pacific-inspired interiors, quirky cocktail creations, fun masterclasses and non-stop hits from the DJ. If you're hoping to transport yourself to a tropical paradise for the night, this is your place to do so.
Treat yourself to a night at this exclusive members only bar. The swankiest of Cambridge venues, 12A Club will treat you like the starlet you know you are, with elegant dining, relaxed lighting and a stunning selection of expertly-made cocktails.
The Punt Yard takes its decor inspiration from the 1950's and pairs it with a fun-loving atmosphere and eclectic menu of international eats. Head on over and you can chomp away on artisan pizza, posh kebabs, and superhero salads, perfectly paired with craft brews, cocktails and fizz on tap.
Fancy a quirky activity on your birthday? Take on the ultimate treasure hunt around Cambridge, admiring all the famous landmarks and learning about the history of the beautiful city. It's a must for any history buffs, or those with a curious mind.
The Station Tavern is a cool pub with plenty of railway-themed decor to ensure your birthday goes full speed ahead. If you've got a hankering for a hearty meal with a group of mates, they'll be on-hand with an ample menu of British dishes and delicious drinks to please the crowd.
Fancy having a boogie on your birthday? Swing by Elsie May's and you can get down to the sweet sounds of The Dulcettes, who'll be bringin the golden age of swing into a present day atmosphere, it's sure to be a fun way to celebrate your special day.
Smokeworks are ready and waiting for you to have a birthday bash at their stylish venue, armed with a regular happy hour and dedicated party menu. Decorated with steampunk influences and serving a menu of juicy, sticky BBQ dishes, it's guaranteed to be a fun birthday restaurant.
Spa day? Check. Rooftop bar? Check. It seems that The Roof Terrace at the Varsity Hotel can offer all you need for a truly incredible birthday. Treat yourself to a little TLC before heading upstairs to eat and drink while watching the sun set over the city.
Ballare is a snazzy spot with fun by the bucket-loads, so celebrate your birthday by hitting the dancefloor with your squad, cocktail to hand. Open until late every night of the week, this place lets you wriggle, pop and shimmy in lively surroundings till the wee hours of morning.
Looking for a cheap and cheerful birthday bash? Vinyl are your guys, offering a characterful celebratory night out with a light-up dance floor, cheesy soundtrack and unparalleled atmosphere, accentuated by an eclectic and affordable drinks menu.