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The Maypole

Open Now: 11:30 - 00:00
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Great feel inside and out. Friendly manager and staff.

First time going into Cambridge with a business partner and was amazing pun/restaurant. The staff... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Great discussion in a typical pub

Great pub with a very large choice of beers and gin. Well decorated and quiet cosy place on the 1st... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
David M
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20A Portugal Place, Cambridge CB5 8AF, England
+44 1223 352999
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

First time going into Cambridge with a business partner and was amazing pun/restaurant. The staff are extremely friendly and treat you with respect. Even when it’s busy they seem to have a lot of staff to cover this. The food is amazing and they have...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Great pub with a very large choice of beers and gin. Well decorated and quiet cosy place on the 1st floor or more friendly outside as you wish. Waister are very nice and it is very well located near the city centre...

Thank David M
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a midweek drink at The Maypole and was surprised to see so many different beers, ales and gins this bar has to offer. Sat outside in the ample sized outdoor area and the heaters certainly came in useful. Nice place to visit!

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We live a long bus ride away. We are used to travelling and like to try different places. But in Cambridge always go back to Maypole. The Maypole winter or summer is excellent. My partner loves real ale, which I like in small amounts. But...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Great choice of beers, English and Belgian. Great choice of gins. Great menu. Good service and plenty of space. What more can I say? A great pub!

Thank Grumpy J
Reviewed 11 April 2018

I've only been here for drinks, so I can't comment on the food, but I'm not a big fan of the maypole. Yes, they have a nice selection of English beers, there's no doubt about that, and as a girl who favours darker beers it's...More

Thank AbiDucky
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Came here with the family on a snowy Friday afternoon. We arrived 10 minutes before opening time but the staff had no problem letting us inside a bit early to hide from the cold. The beer selection was excellent, the quality of the food was...More

Thank _Bishop_2014
Reviewed 30 November 2017

This is a really welcoming pub with great selection of beers and gins as well as enjoyable food much with a Sicilian touch. We enjoyed our meal and the friendly service. Just a pity it was so cold. Surely some heating must exist. Will go...More

Thank Kit186225
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Walked in with a group of real ale fanatics, "is the Sauvignon Blonde on today?" Ben the barman - "Not yet, it's in the cellar, but needs a few more hours" - "You can try a sample if you like" Ben comes back with a...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 18 July 2017

From what I can tell, the MAypole is predominantly a student pub that's normally very busy in the evening. Most of the times I've been there have been after spending most of the evening in another pub with workmates before wandering our way over to...More

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