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The Punter Cambridge

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Good Food Great Staff

I've been here a few times and the trend seems to be upwards. The beer was well maintained and the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
vonireland
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
via mobile
Cosy team dinner in the Barn

Great location, great value and a great menu, the food was grand and the staff were very friendly... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2017
321arti
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London, United Kingdom
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4 weeks ago
“Good Food Great Staff”
24 May 2018
“UK's second best pub and eats 2017”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here a few times and the trend seems to be upwards. The beer was well maintained and the menu provided quite a tricky decision. In the end I went for the chicken wrapped in bacon which was tasty and definitely not dry. Not...More

Thank vonireland
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

The pub guide placed it at number 2 in the UK. Of course the best in Cambridge. Absolutely charming on Pound Hill. The colours aesthetically match an era gone by. So does the interior. No two chairs are alike. Some wobbly. Cosy and quaint. Potted...More

Thank MSAhmed
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Cambridge packed with tourists on this lovely sunny May bank holiday afternoon so with trepidation we headed for The Punter for an early evening meal dreading that it might be crowded or not serving food. What a pleasant surprise to find plenty of tables in...More

Thank suky g
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

It was delightful to eat here at the Punter today with my daughter The staff were friendly and kind Good food!! Fish cakes went down a treat the soup and sweet potatoes fresh and delicious Keep it up we will be back Thank you!

Thank Joulesy
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Ended up here accidentally when visiting Cambridge for the first time looking for a bite to eat and we were so glad we did! The staff were incredibly welcoming and friendly from the moment we stepped inside, we sat outside in the quirky courtyard as...More

Thank hlflondon
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Should be so good, but over the last months has gone downhill. When I last visited half the menu was unavailable, service slow, food stodgy, beer mediocre. Have given it several chances this year to make me change my mind, but not any more.

Thank passepartoutee
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely quaint olde worlde pub. Great food. Great service. A very lucky find. Very happy to recommend this place. Friendly and unpretentious.

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

It has a nice cosy atmosphere and the staff are friendly. However, I found the menu limited and on the pricey side for Cambridge pubs. Fish and chips (£12.50) - fish was small and seeped with oil and chips just ok. Chocolate tart and strawberry...More

Thank anibani
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Great location, great value and a great menu, the food was grand and the staff were very friendly - we were a table of 12

Thank 321arti
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This was a great find having searched the web for a dog friendly pub where you don't have to compromise on menu and/or surroundings. The food was good although a tad expensive for what it was. Drinks were definitely on the pricey side at £3...More

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