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La Mimosa

La Mimosa Thompsons Lane, Cambridge CB5 8AQ, England
+44 1223 362525
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (59 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
La Mimosa Thompsons Lane, Cambridge CB5 8AQ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a wonderful riverside evening dinner in the restaurant gardens overlooking the River Cam and the colleges. We decided to go for olives and bread, with Balsamic and Olive Oil dip - the large green olives were superb and the Balsamic sweet and delicious!...More

Thank Kato122
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Staff were friendly and knowledgeable, however the food wasn't anything special and the decor inside was somewhat dated; particularly a random TV on (?music chanel) during dinner which was quite distracting.

Thank HowardNelson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Particularly in Summer, La Mimosa is a dreamy spot. The river on one side, Jesus Green on the other, it’s gently buzzing with happy customers and glorious, inexpensive Italian food. Don’t miss it.

Thank NJPR_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been here several times now over the last 12 months or so for both business meals and socially, and every time it has been excellent - whether for lunch or dinner. Last time was this week and it was just as good as ever...More

Thank RobandDavina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a short stay visit in May my wife and I had lunch outside one day with friends, and then dinner the next just the two of us. On both visits the welcome, the food, service and friendliness of all management and staff was 100%...More

Thank DuncanLlandudno
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Cambridge for the weekend as we had friends over from Dublin, we found this amazing restaurant online, and so pleased we chose to eat here. The food was authentic Italian fresh and flavoursome. They couldn’t of done enough for us. I would...More

Thank JademiB
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We arrived early and were pleased we could book and eat early. We were treated like royalty with great service, a lovely meal nad fantastic Sardinian wine. All the staff were so friendly and kind. They related well with our 9-year old son. Altogether a...More

Thank Hisimp
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We ate here on a Saturday evening for dinner. Friendly service, pleasant surroundings and most importantly very good but basic Italian food. My tiger prawns were very tasty, not inexpensive at £13 for a starter. My wife’s crostini was lovely and at just over £5...More

Thank Jonathan D
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited this restaurant for dinner for the first time last night and what a treat! We went with 2 friends and we all agreed that we had made a great choice as soon as we had finished our starters. 3 of...More

Thank Chalky_Banbury
Reviewed 21 April 2018

My husband and children went into this Italian restaurant to have a dish of gelato after an evening spent on the green. Upon entrance, he was told by the bartender that the restaurant did not serve gelato or ice cream. My husband asked for a...More

3  Thank Cambridge242014
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Questions & Answers
15 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from steffie27 | Property representative |
Sorry we don't have Happy Hour ..
11 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from steffie27 | Property representative |
I would recommend booking however we don't take bookings for the patio. Hope to see you soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Mimosa Thompsons Lane, Cambridge CB5 8AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 362525
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