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Alimentum

152-154 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PB, England
+44 1223 413000
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (82 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (67 reviews)
“smoked eel” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
152-154 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife was kind enough to arrange​ a surprise visit to Alimentum for an evening meal, my critique is about our shared experience (not me being ungrateful). The decor is low key and the atmosphere is quite. Not the hive of fancy energy and anticipation...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It doesn't help that this restaurant is on the outskirts of Cambridge in an area that reminds me of Croydon..chain restaurants, multi screen cinema etc..to then enter the restaurant and find it had all the atmosphere and decor of a local Indian restaurant further goes...More

Thank Digital_Goldfish
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Truely top quality three course fine dining with pre-lunch tri-taste amuse bouche, course divider treats and superb wine enjoyed with our best friends made for a superb Saturday lunch.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is my second time visiting this restaurant. I went both times for lunch as it was such great value with the restaurants providing complimentary courses. Even though I do love the food, I have two complaints. One is that the waiter serving us (and...More

Thank Wang S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My second visit; the first being about four years ago; my only remaining memory being the cheeseboard. This time, the food was faultless and exquisitely presented, the service was great and the ambience relaxed. And yes, the cheeses are still awesome and plentiful. Decor wise...More

Thank DJH747
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have mixed feelings about my experience here. The food cannot be faulted for its precision and presentation, and the extras were ingenious and plentiful. There is also a fine wine list on offer, with some really decent Californian wines available. But in the end...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to experience fine dining at an affordable price then book lunch here. The service is attentive and informative but not over powering. The food quality is of a really high standard, well represented and excellent value. Be mindful of the drinks they...More

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having been to many Michelin starred restaurants this one was not up to scratch. No one at reception when we arrived. Staff that weren't able to explain dishes, food that was no more than average and some of which was poor. Not good value for...More

1  Thank Mark P
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Went for lunch and had the 3 course meal. The decor is very simple and to some extent not what you would expect from a fine dining restaurant. Nevertheless, the atmosphere is pleasant, service is excellent and the food fabulous. The Salmon and Mackerel for...More

1  Thank AVFA
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We have been to many Michelin Stared restaurants. This is fine dining at it's highest. We had a wonderful experience of food and service. In fact i had the nicest/tastiest duck main ever! There is a very good wine list with many to choose from...More

1  Thank rickyv007
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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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alicat_1001
7 September 2016|
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Response from MPAli | Property representative |
Yes we do, we have can provide high chairs too, and also warm bottles and food if you wish Regards The Alimentum Team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26 - US$120
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
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
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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