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The First and Last - CLOSED

18 Melbourne Place, Cambridge CB1 1EQ, England
+44 1223 778871
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible2%
28 Feb 2015
“Now 'The Cricketers'. You have to go. It's the Law!! ;-)”
8 Aug 2014
“Friendly staff and quiet restaurant ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Thai, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
18 Melbourne Place, Cambridge CB1 1EQ, England
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Reviewed 28 February 2015

This restaurant is under new ownership and has reverted to it's previous name 'The Cricketers'. Might be a little awkward to find if you're new to the area but well worth making an effort. The food is beautifully presented. Very good menu, reasonable prices and...More

Thank Raymond C
Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

I had an open sandwich with prawns, salmon and Marie sauce with salad. The food was delicious and well presented with a fresh salad to finish off. Other family members also commented on how nice the chips were! The staff were friendly and the restaurant...More

Thank B3cca_T
Reviewed 22 June 2014

I had a spicy curry with beef that was actually spicy and went well with a pint. There was plenty of food, and I wanted to save some for later, but it was too good to stop eating. The place is pretty quiet, so it's...More

Thank libertina628
Reviewed 18 May 2014

We had an excellent meal last night. We were made to feel very welcome by all the staff and they were helpful and informative about the choices. The food was fresh and delicious and easily the best meal we have had in a restaurant in...More

Thank MrsH1964
Reviewed 11 May 2014

We have just eaten at this restaurant and it was utterly amazing. We had a party of seven and we were well catered for. I thoroughly enjoyed this wonderful meal. The food was fresh and perfectly cooked and well presented. I will certainly want to...More

Thank Veronica O
Reviewed 13 April 2014 via mobile

Well-located, great decor with friendly staff serving tasty food at value for money prices My friend and I intend to return at our first opportunity

Thank willmeyes
Reviewed 8 April 2014

This was my first visit to the now renamed Cricketers, and it certainly will not be my last. The restaurant was busy especially for a wet Monday evening. Service was excellent with a smile as well. The food was top notch, we had the mixed...More

Thank SpanishSen0rita
Reviewed 8 April 2014

Nearly re-opened under new management and a new chef in charge - and now called The Cricketers, I cannot recommend this Thai restaurant enough! We were thoroughly welcomed and had a drink at the bar before eating - I had the Tom Yum cocktail, a...More

Thank Littlemissoboe
Reviewed 8 April 2014

Went here last night and was the best Thai means I've had outside Thailand. Try the specially-created Tom Yum Cooler cocktail for an aperitif - it's brilliant! The food was amazing and great value while the service couldn't be faulted. It's under new management and...More

1  Thank Maxine F
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Don't confuse The Cricketers with its previous incarnation as The First & Last - it has totally changed! Also don't expect run if the mill production line Thai food, the menu is very varied and has dishes you will not recognise. If you tried it...More

1  Thank Alan P
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Restaurant Details

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US$4 - US$24
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Melbourne Place, Cambridge CB1 1EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 778871
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Previously The Cricketers
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