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3 Emmanuel Street, Cambridge CB1 1NE, England
+44 1223 566186
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  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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3 Emmanuel Street, Cambridge CB1 1NE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A no frills great coffee bar serving good quality coffee in small, medium and large cups at a reasonable price. Looking forward to stopping to eat next time as the food being served looked very tasty.

Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a one of the best cafe latte's here and the server offered a Gluten free chocolate cake (he did point out it was baked in an oven that also bakes bread) The cake was very tasty and moist was impressed. Will be back !

Thank daveg7964
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a Saturday lunch. This place is popular. Seats inside and out. Good choice of freshly made food. We opted for the steak pannini. Asked how we liked the steak cooked which is good. We also wanted the sun dried tomato paste rather...More

Thank Melsy1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At last a very good cappuccino which is rare in England. The chocolate croissant was great too! Good job!

Thank Diana L
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I've been coming here for nearly 30yrs with family friends my kids and my husband. Cambridge was a very different place then. But Savino is the same. Every single trip to Cambridge I'm here. Food reasonably priced and delicious. Coffee great. Atmosphere friendly. Fantastic!

Thank Deb A
Peter S, Owner at Savino's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much for your kind comments

Reviewed 16 May 2017

This little restaurant/cafe is right opposite the place which is the main place to catch buses in the centre of Cambridge. There were seats outside as well as inside. The chap who served us was very friendly and made one feel instantly at home. We...More

Thank Edmund R
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

A really superb and genuine Italian café near the centre of town. It has the best coffee around and the food is excellent also.

Thank David W
Peter S, Owner at Savino's, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thankyou for your kind words, very much appreciated Peter Savino

Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a coffee bar just like in Italy: a busy place with excellent coffee, Italian and British newspapers, and Italian staff that loves to comment the football and F1 action on TV. I'm coming here mostly to have a quick coffee while shopping or...More

Thank hoxbridge
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It's always buzzing with customers and conversations. This is the best experience of an Italusn coffee house outside of Italy. Free newspapers to read whilst enjoying a cup of brilliantly brewed coffees of various descriptions; all served with a smile and with friendly enthusiasm. I...More

Thank JemimaCambridge
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful authentic Italian/ cosmopolitan cafe. Loverly Coffee , great pannis. All the papers, no fuss, in and out in half an hour if you want. We love it.

Thank rpjjefferies
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Emmanuel Street, Cambridge CB1 1NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 566186
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