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The Navigator

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Asian, Thai, Pub, Bar
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63 High Street, Little Shelford CB22 5ES, England
+44 1223 843901
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Wed 12:00 - 14:30
Mon - Fri 17:30 - 23:00
Thu 11:00 - 14:30
Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Hertford, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic service, great choice of menu items and suitable for Gluten free guest too. Perfect Chicken Satay. Hope I can return when next in area and try something more adventurous. Presentation is excellent and rice and chicken dish with vegetables was fresh and hot! Amazing selection of drinks and special Gins too!

Thank maynardc
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Severe lack of attention and staff more worried about looking pretty at the bar than serving their paying customers, which totally undermined the quality of the food, which was exceptional. What a shame as it ruined a good evening.

1 Thank Harry H
Level Contributor
120 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live in Royston which is about 10 miles away fom this restaurant.In Royston there is a lack of any real quality eating establishments and the Thai is average at best,So when we were recommended to "The Navigator"we visited for mid week lunch. Very impressed with quality of food and service,There is still a bar area of what was,the pub... More 

1 Thank bob-herts
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Had a meal here on a Saturday evening . Lovely atmosphere and great food . Fish cakes were amazing !

1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had a delicious Chow mien which had been freshly cooked, the service was prompt & friendly & we will certainly go back

Thank 168helen
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I've visited this amazing restaurant a number of times. Each has been great. Food and service has always been brilliant. Definitely worth a visit for a fantastic Thai! My partner and I love the feel and the character of the restaurant. A quirky old style English pub with best Thai food around!!

Thank Rosie W
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great food, good service Only downside was that my food came a little late than other people inwas dining with

Thank Jamil A
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is Such a little gem, lovely pub with friendly staff and the food is amazing best Thai food in Cambridgeshire for sure. been a few times over the past few months. Love this place and will return again for sure.

1 Thank Drem82
Level Contributor
81 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

we went mid week for a business meeting, the place was almost completely full with guidance. Good choice of wine and beer, very friendly staff, as we were ordering the waiter mentioned a mid week deal where a starter and the main course was only £10 together. A complete delicious bargain. We naturally spent far more drinks to make up... More 

2 Thank joyouscambridge
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

The food is very good indeed at the Navigator. I had the red duck curry which was beautifully cooked. The only issue that I I had is that the rice portion that I ordered as an accompaniment (thai rice with pineapple) was rather small. The only other thing that could be improved was that this was a works lunch and... More 

Thank Muknees

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$18
Asian, Thai, Pub, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 High Street, Little Shelford CB22 5ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Little Shelford
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 843901

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?