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The Blue Lion

) #37 of 549 Restaurants in Cambridge $$ - $$$ , British,
74 Main Street | Hardwick, Cambridge CB23 7QU, England
+44 1954 210328
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
74 Main Street | Hardwick, Cambridge CB23 7QU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We were staying at the Wallis Farm accomodation 13-15th July and this pub is a few minutes walk away, we enjoyed two evening meals here and everyone loved the fish and chips with homemade tartare sauce and crushed peas. Service was good and meals were...More

Thank sallyofthemanor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying in the area for a wedding and just driving past looking for somewhere to eat, was very pleasantly surprised. We had a curry which was absolutely delicious followed by crumble and custard. Fabulous food, lovely looking pub and served by very nice friendly staff....More

1  Thank Pat D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely friendly pub....excellent food.we all had fish and chips with onion rings.portions large and too die for.....rating 11.

2  Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst the quality of the Sunday roast was very nice, the quantity was very poor. 1 small slice of beef, 1 yorkshire, 1 carrot, a teaspoon of cabbage, 3 tiny pieces of swede, 2 tiny pieces of parsnip and then a brocolli and cauliflower cheese...More

1  Thank LyndaCambridge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a perfect lunch here. Really quaint old pub with lovely gardens. Dog friendly which is always a bonus for us. We arrived to a genuine warm welcome only topped by the interesting menus and delicious food. Our waiter was exemplary and we can't...More

1  Thank Alfiemaxi1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a gorgeous pub. The food is incredible and the Chef is so good catering for dietary requirements. What a great meal. The whole pub is so quaint, the staff are lovely and they sell this elderflower prosecco delist drink called a Hugo which I...More

1  Thank mariagracesmith123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great lunch break here during our hike around Comberton. Very friendly staff took great care of us and of our dog who got s bowl of fresh, cold water. Food was very good, deserts were delicious. The outside terrace is great. Will...More

1  Thank Michel H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There were 15 of us including children and we booked the conservatory for our exclusive use. This worked very well and the food was good. The only thing that stopped giving excellent was that the service was a bit slow at times. Nevertheless recommended

1  Thank Melchisedek
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Well what a gem of a place this beautiful English country pub really is. Decided to try this place with my parents for a spot of lunch as they were visiting for the day. We decided to sit outside for lunch and enjoy the beautiful...More

1  Thank Focusonmac
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to dine and is recommended by locals. The meals are just beautiful, with good size portions at a very good price. Service is by polite and very friendly staff. Good idea to book a table although we got one midweek...More

1  Thank David E
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Response from Chris5320 | Reviewed this property |
Hello yes they do, highly recommended
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Main Street | Hardwick, Cambridge CB23 7QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1954 210328
The Blue Lion in Hardwick provides a warm and friendly venue for a relaxing drink, a hearty business lunch or a sociable dinner with friends, family or colleagues.
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