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La Margherita

15 Magdalene Street, Cambridge CB3 0AF, England
+44 1223 315232
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (83 reviews)
“sardines” (11 reviews)
“crostini” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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15 Magdalene Street, Cambridge CB3 0AF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Second visit to La Margherita. Tastefully decorated for Christmas; greeted and quickly seated on arrival. Good variety of dishes on the menu and the food was excellent. Overall a thoroughly enjoyable experience.

Thank Mary J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a family we love this family place, we came when my son first arrived to Cambridge.Good old fashioned Italian Eatery.The desserts are clearly homemade.Good value.

Thank flynnsclapham
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We had a perfectly satisfactory Italian lunch but it was a bit more expensive than we would have expected. The service, ambience and food were as you would hope but nothing special and, for the price, I would have wanted better.

Thank Farmlabourer
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is a well run restaurant and being family run makes all the difference - both in the food and the welcome you receive. You will walk past the second-rate chain establishments and reach your destination - a real restaurant! We chose the pear and...More

1  Thank patrm14
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is a lovely restaurant, run by a family and far far better from big chain "Italians" like Ask or Bella Italia. No comparison. This restaurant is just over Magdelen bridge out of town, but seems to be quieter as many tourists must struggle to...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We have now eaten here loads with other couples, hen do , family and as a romantic treat. Always excellent staff and the food is delicious. I would highly recommend to all . Also really reasonable prices, I think one of the best places in...More

Thank Babybellecambs
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I have been dining here with family and friends for over 25 years. The quality of food and service remains consistently of the highest standard. The set menu at lunch time is excellent value.It is always a pleasure to visit.

Thank Suzanne T
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I have been going to this restaurant for several years now and it has never been anything less than a wonderful experience! The food is always delicious - I have tried pizza, pasta, risotto and meat dishes and they all taste fresh and of very...More

1  Thank pinkiepie2016
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Spent a reunion evening with University friends for a good meal .Everyone had a good time.Well worth seeking out

Thank WoodDeepthought
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Spent a fabulous evening at La Margherita. Food was fabulous with everyone enjoying their choices. The service was great with the waiter having a great rapport with all of the group. Great busy vibe in the restaurant.

1  Thank lesleyjoshi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:30
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Magdalene Street, Cambridge CB3 0AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 315232
Set on the oldest street in Cambridge, La Margherita is a friendly family run restaurant est 1990. We offer good quality food using traditional recipes with a modern twist. Our pizza dough is made fresh on the premises and all sauces stocks and soups are made from scratch.
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