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17 Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TB, England
+44 1223 352166
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We used to go to a Strada years ago but it closed down, as we were having family day out in Cambridge I thought my husband would enjoy visiting his old favourite. Sadly not. 3 out of the 7 meals were sent back, lumpy sticky pasta and a carbonara that was the least carbonara-like dish I've ever seen! We are... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a party of 16 to celebrate a birthday back in April . The food as always was really good everything from the mains, and salads, to the tomato sauce which accompanied the arancini was fresh and delicious . The service was very good we had a very attentive waitress who always popped up when we needed something ,... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited in the late afternoon while we waited to get back into Kings College for Evensong and it was a very convenient place, good value and excellent pasta

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Thank Ann C
Management response:

Dear Ann, Thank you for taking the time to write about us. I'm very pleased the team did a great job and you left the restaurant satisfied. We are looking forward to welcoming you again soon! With compliments, Tom More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to go to this branch of Strada in Cambridge all the time, and the staff knew us. Sadly, it has gone down hill in the past year, with new staff and poorer food. We decided to give it another try today, but unfortunately had to wait about 45 minutes for two pizzas and a burger. When the food... More 

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Thank schubert2017
Management response:

Dear Mr Schubert, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your feedback. I'm ever so sorry to hear you haven't had a great time with us the other day. We strive to deliver great quality food to our guests with as little fuss as possible, though it seems we have let you down on this occasion. Would... More 

St Neots, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch on a Saturday around 1pm. The staff were very welcoming and attentive. We ate from the value menu with two courses for £10.95. The whitebait was delicious and fresh. The pizza (strangely called a pizzette if memory serves me right) was one of the best I have tasted in recent times. Even the house rose was very acceptable.... More 

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Thank 2004RobT
Management response:

Dear Rob, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I'm very pleased to read about your recent visit with us. I'll make sure the team is thanked for a job well done. Thank you and see you again very soon, Tom More 

United Kingdom
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner last saturday. We were a group of 14 ppl as we were celebrating our friend bday. And I have to say I was reallly dissapointed with the food and find it quite expensive. The waitress was very nice and helpfull a spanish guy. Restaurant it was not very full its was a few other tables. It... More 

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Management response:

Dear NuriaFersan, Thank you for your time writing your feedback. Firstly, may I apologise for what seems like a very unpleasant time you've had with us recently. We have since retrained our team on how to deal with a situation like this in the future to avoid having our guests feel distress or discomfort. Would you kindly pass on more... More 

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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

The restaurant looked nice from the outside so we planned a dinner out. I ordered a tomato bruschetta which was basically a slice of bread and some tasteless tomatoes. The pizza was just bread with some pieces of cheese and meat here and there. The wine was warm. There are much better options in Cambridge.

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1 Thank Elena F
Management response:

Dear Elena F, Thank you for taking the time to write your feedback. I feel sorry after reading your comment. We at Strada are very fussed about food. If it's not right it doesn't leave the kitchen, though it seems like we've let you down on this occasion. Thank you for your kind words about our team. I shall make... More 

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Thankfully plenty of tables available as we turned up without a booking. Service was excellent throughout, very attentive yet unobtrusive. Pre-mains, we shared garlic, Italian bread and a portion of squid. Easily changed one of the pasta type dishes to have spaghetti. Other choices were pizza, burger and risotto - all were hot and plentiful, with good portion sizes. Overall... More 

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Thank Twoslipsandagully
Management response:

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your feedback. I am very pleased to hear you had a fabulous time with us on Easter Sunday. I have since passed your kind comments onto the team, who were very happy for their job well done. Many thanks and see you soon, Tom More 

Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

By chance we stumbled in Strada whilst shopping in Cambridge . Saturday lunchtime and wonderful welcome with plenty of seating A responsive and attentive waiter who attended to our every need Service was fantastically quick and good food arrived, well presented and wonderful portions The quality and price was excellent for a city centre restaurant in a prime location A... More 

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Thank Dave C
Management response:

Dear Dave, Thank you for taking the time to write your feedback. I'm most pleased to read about your visit 2 weeks ago. We have since passed your comments onto the team. This is an extended thank you for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you again! Thank you and kind regards, Tom More 

London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This was our first visit to a Strada restaurant. We were greeted by an energetic and charming lady who later turned out to be Chiara - the manager. This friendly service continued throughout the meal and enhanced the good food we ate. The seafood linguine got a definite thumbs up from my Sicilian wife (a rare event!) and the vegetarian... More 

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Thank GrahamWMH
Management response:

Dear Graham, Thank you for taking the time to write your feedback. I'm very pleased to read about the amazing experience you've had with us a while back. I can say Chiara was very happy to read through your kind comments. We look forward to welcoming you again soon! Thanks, Tom More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$32
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 352166
Description
A few minutes' walk from Trinity College in Cambridge, Strada is a beautifully designed, contemporary Italian restaurant and bar with a small terrace for al fresco dining. The restaurant can seat 116 guests and is conveniently located for pre and post theatre dinners, taking a break from shopping or exploring the cities many sights and attractions. Strada Cambridge is a part of the well-known group of contemporary Italian restaurants located on the high street serving good quality, simple, freshly prepared dishes using the finest seasonal produce available. The menus offer hand stretched pizzas, fresh pastas and risotto, as well as grilled meat and fish dishes.

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