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La Margherita

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15 Magdalene Street, Cambridge CB3 0AF, England
+44 1223 315232
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Today
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 19:30
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Sat 10:00 - 22:30
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've been coming to La Margherita for years and it never disappoints. The food is delicious and the service is always great. I would highly recommend this restaurant for lunch or dinner, and is perfect for families, friends and couples! Everyone I've brought here (and that's a lot of people) have loved it. I also recommend getting a takeaway pizza... More 

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1 Thank Alannah M
Holbeach, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visited La Margarita as part of my hen party on Saturday night, the staff were attentive and got our orders perfectly right (something that turned out did not happen at all once during the rest of our weekend!) Having been to italy last year, this took me right back to the delicious food that we had there, the Salame... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Another excellent evening eating out in lovely Cambridge. Nice friendly and relaxed atmosphere for a Saturday evening, especially if Italian cuisine meets with your approval. One of the best Bruschettas in town, a great range of mains and desserts to die for (very much so if you have a particular passion for ice cream based afters!). I'd add that their... More 

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Thank DavidVictor01
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here multiple times and always leave wanting more. It is great honesty good Italian food. Service is great and food packed with flavour.

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Thank Alba H
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've lived in Cambridge for over twenty years and I'm embarrassed to have only frequented La Margherita twice. For some reason I forget it's there, even thought it's in a fairly central area. Both visits we enjoyed great service and food to match. I've had their pizza and pasta, and both were top notch, and the atmosphere friendly and convivial.... More 

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1 Thank David A
cambridge
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here today. Restaurant were very accommodating as arrived early but this was no trouble. Staff all very friendly and service super slick but not too overbearing. We had 3 children with us who were well looked after with offer of smaller portions of most items on the menu. I had lasagne which was really delicious and... More 

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Thank thefoxy1
Reading, UK
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28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with a friend. Has one of the best bruscetta that I've ever had followed by the Pizza Con Patata. Potato Pizza... It was huge, and delicious. I then followed it up with a banana split with the delicious Gelato they have there. The service was very friendly and attentive. I'll definitely be visiting again.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After missing out on tickets to the cinema, my girlfriend and I had 3 hours to kill. We were hungry so we chose here for a pizza. We opened with a bowl of olives which complemented my beer and her orange juice. We each got a pizza to eat (obviously) with mine topped by anchovies, capers etc (a little salty... More 

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Thank jackyd1235
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eaten here many times over the years. Well placed close to the centre of town, opposite Magdalene College. Good authentic menu with plenty of choice, not just pizza and pasta. Food is delicious and very reasonably priced for Cambridge

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Bishops Stortford
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you want authentic, reasonably priced, interesting Italian food then go here. Comfy seats, spotlessly clean, friendly service and a lovely atmosphere even early on a Monday evening. Partner chose from the set menu: tomato soup; chicken in a tomato and mascarpone sauce served with roasted potatoes; pistachio ice cream, meringue and chocolate sauce; coffee - all delicious and generous... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:30
Monday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?