Best Restaurants In Cambridge

Home to some of the finest eateries around, this historic city guarantees top-notch grub. Whether you fancy heading to a sumptuous steak spot boasting gorgeous views or popping into an Indian fine dining hangout with plates nearly too pretty to eat, we have rounded up the best restaurants in Cambridge. Napkins at the ready.

Last updated on 9th December 2022

You can always rely on Browns Brasserie & Bar for fabulous interiors and mouthwatering eats. Just a stone's throw from the River Cam, this city centre hotspot is a perfect venue for intimate date nights, rustling up seasonal dishes alongside bespoke concoctions.

Trinity Restaurant

1094 user reviews 5

Trinity Restaurant in Cambridge is a venue that never disappoints. When it comes to its menu, this charming eatery champions fresh seafood, seasonal ingredients and classic British fare, with an extensive range of Champagnes to dive into.

Smokeworks Station Road

587 user reviews 4

BBQ is always the order of the day at Smokeworks Station Road. Offering a meaty selection of ribs, burgers and loaded fries, this is an absolute must for restaurants in Cambridge city centre. And if you're really hungry? There's a platter that lets you sample the breadth of the menu on one plate.


1460 user reviews 4

MillWorks is a quirky venue with unique interiors and an enticing cocktail list that's bound to impress. Once inside, it will keep you sticking around for international dishes, grilled goods, hearty burgers or boozy brunches. Need we say more?

Nothing beats a good Thai restaurant in Cambridge, right? Nestled in the city centre, Luk Thai is passionate about traditional cuisine, making sure that each of its dishes is bursting with flavour. Whether you're after a fiery curry or a summery salad, you won't be disappointed.

Butch Annie's

1 user review 4

Did somebody say burgers and beers? Butch Annie's just did. With a menu dedicated to only the finest dry-aged beef, alongside speciality Iberian ham, this is a real stand-out. To finish off your buns, this Market Street spot uses a range of toppings, including gruyere and truffle mayo.

Get your fix of Indian fine dining in Cambridge at Navadhanya, a venue that's made for date nights and special occasions. Sink your teeth into upmarket lobster dishes, fish curries or slow-roasted lamb, which can all be paired with flights of wine.

If you're on the hunt for the finest Michelin Star restaurants in Cambridge, Midsummer House is certainly a no-brainer. Decked out to look like an uber-plush living room, this snazzy dining destination is slinging out multi-course tasting menus in line with the best seasonal produce available.