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Alimentum

152-154 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PB, England
+44 1223 413000
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (91 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (75 reviews)
“smoked eel” (25 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
6:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
152-154 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PB, England
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1 - 10 of 863 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We had some special clients visiting and wanted to reciprocate their hospitality when we visit them. We tried here as one of the apparently best restaurants in Cambridge. Our experience can be followed up in the following exchange with one of our guests. 'How is...More

Thank barhillbob
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to Alimentum for a quiet birthday celebration. It’s fine dining with tiny portions. The food was mostly very well cooked though the pig’s cheek completely overwhelmed the sirloin in one main course. But they put three tables for couples alongside two tables for...More

Thank Heather D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the seven course tasting venue. The food was excellent and I will definitely go back. They have a nice bar area and great cocktails too!

Thank nick-london74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We discovered Alimentum for an anniversary meal and we are so pleased we did! The negative reviews on here seem totally undeserved. The restaurant has fantastic ambience, a live pianist at precisely the right volume that it's quirky and sophisticated but not intrusive, a great...More

Thank Monica S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for the first time for lunch as a party of 5 to celebrate my mother’s 80th and were blown away by the experience. The service was unparalleled particularly from Max the somellier who was patient and knowledgeable as he guided us through the...More

Thank Busterbaz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fine dining spot in Cambridge that is definitely worth a visit when you are in town. Tasting menu was carefully crafted and well balanced, food really nicely served. Service was great and despite a bit of longer waiting in between the courses (good for digesting,...More

Thank benz725
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose the tasting menu which was absolutely delicious. No complaints whatsoever and would recommend to anyone visiting. We visited before heading on to the theatre and the staff pulled out all the stops to ensure we could enjoy the full meal before heading on...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ailmentum is a good little restaurant in Cambridge. The food is excellent and price reasonable for the quality. The service was also great although overall atmosphere was a little muted. Worth a visit if you're in the area.

Thank iconbeck
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've visited this restaurant several times since it opened. Although it now boasts a Michelin star, the restaurant still struggles to deliver in all respects. The food is very good now, and the tasting menu allows diners to explore various tastes and textures. Service is...More

Thank MichaelCambridge53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a birthday gift from my girlfriend. We had a excellent time, the whole evening was a great experience, and the service, the food and theatre of the whole evening was great. The food was as good as it looked, and I would reccomend...More

Thank Paul F
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Oguh_56
18 September 2017|
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Response from FerretFancier | Reviewed this property |
I cannot speak for them (the Restaurant) and I feel some of the diners who have left reviews are perhaps quite hard-to-please? Perhaps I ate there on a quiet day when the serving staff were less pressured, but for me it was... More
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Federico G
8 December 2016|
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Response from MPAli | Property representative |
Good afternoon There is no dress code, we recommend smart casual but your comfort is the main thing for us. Regards Alimentum Team
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Tony L
31 October 2016|
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Response from MPAli | Property representative |
We can tailor gift vouchers to your needs please call 01223413000 to discuss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$27 - US$122
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152-154 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PB, England
  • Public Transportation: Bus stops are located around 50 metres from our front door. The Cambridge train station is a 10 to 15 minute walk from the restaurant.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 413000
  • E-mail
Description
An award-winning restaurant in Cambridge with a stunning Michelin star, Alimentum offers modern European cuisine from celebrated chef Mark Poynton. Using slow-cooking techniques to accentuate flavour and texture, the menu brings together innovative, intricately-crafted dishes, as well as supreme tasting menus. The Alimentum sommelier presents a vibrant and modern wine list, and delectable cocktails are made using homemade fruit purees, and one of Cambridge's finest spirit selections.
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