Pubs in Cambridge
Boasted as one of the oldest cities in the UK, it's no wonder than a destination the likes of Cambridge is pretty friendly with a smack up historical tradition, hot-footing it down the boozer. From on-site microbreweries and Cambridge craft, to nuzzle worthy nooks and beloved favourites, the pub scene in Cambridge is one of the most enviable in the UK, and we're here to show you why. Check out our recommendations for the best pubs in Cambridge.
A lovely local pub with oodles of personality, The Petersfield is an ideal spot for relaxed pints with mates, boozy brunches and hearty Sunday roasts. And when the sun decides to show its face? It boasts a pretty patio, complete with intimate lighting and a cool mural.
With its on-site microbrewery and gastro inspired grub, The Cambridge Brewhouse are one almighty contender on the city scene. From plates piled high with brewhouse battered fish and slow aged brisket, to the likes of guests glugging their craft 'Night Porter', The Cambridge Brewhouse is the most charming of pubbing nooks.
A characterful pub in Cambridge's city centre, The Waterman is a popular spot for those who need to wet the whistle. Head on over for refreshing pints of craft beer, delicious wines and a range of spirits. And if you're hungry? You'll find elevated classic and Sunday roasts here.
A stunningly restored pub in Cambridge city centre, Old Ticket Office is a real treat for the eyes. It also boasts an epic lineup of craft beers, ciders, wines and spirits (with a bottle shop to takeaway). And if you get hungry? Chomp on small plates, burgers or sandwiches, which you can also take on the alfresco terrace.
The Alex parades under a banner of Burgers, Brews and Banter, which is more than enough to get us through the door. Once inside it's all about delicious patties, with these homemade meaty treats ranging from between £7 and £9 a piece. There's a top drawer Sunday Roast at the weekends, and a lovely choice of locally brewed ciders, ales and craft beers to contemplate at the same time.
One of the best pubs for live music in Cambridge, this 200 capacity venue is always buzzing with the best beats in town. And if it's a quiet pint and a bite to eat you're looking for, this menu has it covered. Nestle into a cosy corner and enjoy a vintage tavern pub in the centre of Cambridge.
This cosy cubby hole is a quaint and quirky take on the old pub design, with extra care taken on delicate decorative details in this rustic interior. Settle into a comfy antique sofa, or take your pints outside and soak up the sun in a picturesque beer garden in one of the cosiest quirky pubs in Cambridge.
The Anchor is a riverside retreat perched right next to the beautiful Cam where you can revel in alfresco drinking and dining all day long. Satisfying a traditional pub physique, this boozer oozes charm and comfort with a menu of locally sourced foods where you'll find game, meats and fish all on the menu and the bar stocks more than it's own weight in craft beers and ales.