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Stables On Alpha

72 Alpha Street, Cambridge 3200, New Zealand
+64 7-827 6699
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (6 reviews)
“smoked meat” (2 reviews)
“hamburger” (3 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Pizza, Diner, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
72 Alpha Street, Cambridge 3200, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food very good (pub style), service excellent (friendly and efficient mostly), busy place. There were 7 of us and no complaints.

Thank Martin T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Earlier in the day we smelled this lovely smoky smell coming from a building. Entering this place it was confirmed. So we had to order the ribs and the pulled pork. 2 awesome dishes presented beautifully and tasted awesome. Will be back.

Thank Buckoinchch
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Fab food great range to choose from, great service though can be a bit noisy in the bar. Tops at looking after children with their menu and a 'play' area

Thank AnnieB5205
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We often pop in here for a really good steak or hamburger, servings are very generous and extremely well priced - my kind of pub!

Thank vickidene
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Six of us arrived without booking for dinner prior to attending a concert and we were told they were fully booked. However the lovely wait staff shuffled things and found us a table. The meals were served quickly and we're good sized portions. We ordered...More

Thank Katz22
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Went there with friends. Little children running around with out supervision grrr and just about tripping up staff. The Pizza I had, had a thick base and not all that great. The ribbs (special of the day) eaten by the men looked nice but not...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Yes we had a good meal here and the ribs were so succukent. Will go again if in the area. Service was good and quick all the food we saw coming out of the kitchen looked good

Thank TyMaen
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We were recommended by friends and we were not disappointed for a Sunday night. Good food portions reasonably priced and served by friendly staff.

Thank David M
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We visited the Stables mid week think it was a Wednesday ? it wasn't very busy so got a table straight away. The menu was ok only a couple of things i would pick, but when the food arrived it was well presented and cooked...More

Thank lynne_hodgkinson
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

A visit for lunch with family was disappointing. Food was average to ordinary. Service was ok, but not outstanding. There was the odor of stale cigarette smoke both inside and outside and tables were sticky. We wont be back. Ratatouille

Thank John P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 Alpha Street, Cambridge 3200, New Zealand (Formerly The Stables Bar and Grill)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +64 7-827 6699
Great place to meet up in a casual friendly environment..Comfort food with specialty smoked and slow cooked tender meats.. All dietary options catered to upon request.. Family friendly with a games room and separate bar for those that want casual beverage.. Private function room for hire with specialty menus to suit.. Nightlife in the weekends with live band and Djs