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CB2 Bistro

) #233 of 547 Restaurants in Cambridge €€ - €€€ British, Cafe,
5-7 Norfolk Street, Cambridge CB1 2LD, England
+44 1223 351181
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“wraps” (8 reviews)
“spicy fries” (2 reviews)
“tuna steak” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
British, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5-7 Norfolk Street, Cambridge CB1 2LD, England
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A well established cafe / music venue. I've been lucky to see some great music here. The staff were friendly. It looks like they will be expanding soon too.

Thank Troby11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Passing stopped for Coffee and Breakfast, good value,lovely outside seating area. Very pleasent staff,good service,CB2 has an excellent vibe and will return when in the area again.

Thank Mike d
Reviewed 11 June 2017

good food and friendly staff. outside seating available. vegetarian choices. the staff was helpful and friendly.

Thank trekkerUKscott
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We could not find the Thai eaterie we were recommended, so ended up here ! The interior is quite cosy & our waiter was most pleasant & efficient. However, the food was altogether bland and quite unappealing. No need for further comment. Saved by the...More

Thank BigBrian_11
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed, took a while to get food after ordering, chicken wrap was almost all salad with a few pieces of chicken. Chips warm not hot. Seemed more interested in friends coming in and out than there customers. Would not return unless just for a...More

1  Thank Alan H
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We went to CB2 having seen it many times but never gone in, It was very pleasant,It has outside seating and a full bar which is great.More seating up stairs with very interesting environment especially if you like books. I ordered a avocado tomato &...More

Thank Zoo7Zoo
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Warm and inviting place. Freindly, helpful staff. On my visit, there was a guy playing some cool jazz guitar: being a musician myself, it was very enjoyable as he was outstanding and it really helped create a great atmosphere. A good range of drinks at...More

1  Thank Clive B
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is a great choice for a simple meal in Cambridge in my opinion. It offers a very nice environment.

Thank BenedettaLuce
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Try the cakes they are good.There are regular live music events recently which makes it very interesting.

Thank Ozgur c
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I have seen this coffee shop/bistro many times while visiting Cambridge and always wanted to try it. Today we made a choice over various other food options to go here... After looking at the menu we decided the food wasn't to our taste however after...More

Thank manda_dmu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-7 Norfolk Street, Cambridge CB1 2LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 351181
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