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. 

Last updated on 15th September 2022


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MASH is one of the best clubs in Cambridge, offering everything from banging DJ nights to raucous live bands. Promising everything you need for a fun birthday, the venue will make you feel like a real VIP with its premium dancefloor area and dedicated table service that'll cater to all of your needs. 

Smokeworks Station Road

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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. 

The Station Tavern

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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.


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Make your big day extra special by heading over to Tivoli. Found in the city centre, this brilliant hangout boasts all kinds of activities, from golf to shuffleboard, plus rustles up a mouthwatering array of food and drinks. It even has a rooftop terrace showcasing beaut views.

@ Cambridge Train Station on Various dates from Friday 7th October 2022

If you're looking to celebrate your birthday with a fun game in Cambridge this year, then an Outdoor Treasure Hunt is just the thing. Grab a group of your pals to figure out clues, riddles and puzzles while exploring the city, all with the hopes of winning your grand prize: 20% off food and drink at a local pub.

Looking for some birthday inspiration? You're guaranteed to find something up your street at Town and Gown Pub & Theatre. The watering hole has a tonne of hilarious events up for grabs, including satirical bingo, spoof horror shows and Trump-inspired musicals.

@ Town and Gown Pub & Theatre on Saturday 19th November 2022

If you fancy combining theatrical drinks and chemistry in a totally unique cocktail making class, then this unique offering from Town and Gown Pub & Theatre and Cambridge Gin Laboratory is just the ticket. Learn how to make gin mixes that fizz, pop and smoke throughout the immersive experience.