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The Cambridge Chop House

1 Kings Parade, Cambridge, CB2 1SJ

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Main course: £15
Food spend: £20
Opening hours
Monday to Thursday: 10:00 - 22:30
Friday & Saturday: 10:00 - 23:00
Sunday: 10:00 - 21:30.

We had a very enjoyable evening. Everything was first class!

Alan Litschel 02 December 2016
from Ely

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Focusing on great British classics, The Cambridge Chop House is a cornerstone of tradition in the city centre. Serving superb cuts of meat and traditional ales, the restaurant has spectacular views of King's College Chapel, as well as an intimate cellar dining area. In the mornings, barista coffee and fresh pastries make for an ideal start to the day.

Succulent steaks and chops take pride of place on the Cambridge Chop House menu, including sirloin, rib eye, butler, and Barnsley lamb chop, all served with sides like signature slaw, a range of sauces, and even additions like garlic and herb king prawns. Seafood dishes also feature, such as salmon wellington, and there are hearty salads and vegetarian dishes like courgette and broccoli tomato bake. Dedicated children's menus are offered, as well as gluten-free and dairy-free options as well.

Traditional British treats can also be found on the Cambridge Chop House dessert menu, such as lemon posset with stewed rhubarb, and gingerbread man with Cambridge burnt cream. The wine list focuses on the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France, and there are local ales served alongside lagers from Calvors Brewery in Suffolk.

A wonderful example of fine British tradition, The Cambridge Chop House is 8 minutes' drive from Cambridge Rail Station.

The Cambridge Chop House

1 Kings Parade, Cambridge, CB2 1SJ

Contact +44 1223359506

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Customer reviews for The Cambridge Chop House

4.7 (((() (based on 87 reviews)
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  • dinner (75)
  • lunch (37)
  • romantic (30)
  • value (19)
  • views (19)
  • business (17)
  • trendy (17)
  • private dining (15)
  • luxury (12)
  • large parties (7)
  • afternoon tea (5)
  • entertainment (5)
  • child friendly (3)
  • al fresco (2)
  • breakfast (1)
  • ((((( 16 January 2017 by Laura Rosado from Hingham

    Food was fantastic. I highly recommend the beef chop although it was on the specials board. The ribeye was also delicious. Great service and friendly staff. I will definitely return in the future.

  • ((((( 15 January 2017 by Martha Harrison from Cambridge

    Superb sevice, tasty big portions.

  • ((((( 9 January 2017 by Sharon Fitzpatrick from Wirral

    Lovely, welcoming staff and great food. A favourite when visiting Cambridge.

  • ((((( 4 January 2017 by Andrew Lacey from Landbeach

    Eat at the Chop House regularly, always excellent, food good and meaty! Like the set lunchtime menu etc.

  • ((((( 19 December 2016 by Bill Adams from Cambridge


  • ((((( 2 December 2016 by Alan Litschel from Ely

    We had a very enjoyable evening. Everything was first class!

  • ((((( 29 November 2016 by Liz Austin from Cambridge

    The food was great as was the service.

  • ((((( 27 November 2016 by Suzanne Greaves from Cambridge

    Great food and excellent service.

  • ((((* 26 November 2016 by Amy from Hong Kong

    The service is really good, I went there an hour earlier than the booked time (Cambridge shops closed pretty early in the evening!) and the staff managed to get me a table right away. And they dropped by every now and then to see if you needed anything or are happy with the dishes. The mushroom soup I ordered was delicious. And the steak was lovely, though I think it was well done rather than medium (which I ordered).

  • ((((( 24 November 2016 by Emma from Cambridge

    Food was amazing and the service was second to none.

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