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Eraina - CLOSED

2 Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3QA, England
+44 1223 368786
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
6 Jan 2016
“a most eclectic menu”
25 Jun 2014
“RIP Eraina”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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$$ - $$$
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2 Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3QA, England
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 6 January 2016

the menu is amazing - foods of all different types - pasta, pizza, steak, curry, burgers the decor and cleanliness (sticky tables) is cafe quality but the flavours in the food are outstanding. one of my favourite restaurants in cambridge

1  Thank c c
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Sadly I discovered this evening that one of my favourite restaurants has closed after many years of serving me excellent meals at reasonable prices. Turned up for the usual Chicken Espagnole (which was taken off the menu when it was revamped but the chef still...More

9  Thank Chris P M
Reviewed 28 May 2014

This famous little Cambridge restaurant has closed!. I had been coming to this restaurant for over 30 years and have just found out it closed early in May 2014. Another piece of Cambridge history bites the dust! It was a great little place on Free...More

3  Thank diane444
Reviewed 19 May 2014

This little Greek taverna has been like part of my life; I've been eating there periodically since I was a student 38 years ago......but when I looked in this lunchtime, the Eraina had gone; all the signage has vanished and the interior was in the...More

5  Thank robric41
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Food and drinks here are very reasonably priced. Just £2.60 for a glass of red wine. (about £4.50 elsewhere in Cambridge) - The wine is quite weak and mediocre, but drinkable. The seating is not very comfortable bu the choice on the menu is huge!...More

1  Thank Cambridge-Critic
Reviewed 17 April 2014

The Eraina is an institution in Cambridge (the one that isn't over 800+ years old). You get what you pay for and I think, at those prices, the restaurant does more than a cracking job. Been going there for over 15 years and the staff...More

2  Thank NoWashingUponSundays
Reviewed 6 April 2014

We found the staff very friendly and the restaurant is in a time warp which makes it so unique for Cambridge. The prices on the menu were very cheap and it was not very busy for a Saturday night -this should have been a warning...More

Thank Valena18
Reviewed 23 March 2014

Food awful, owner and waiter need training that you do not hassle customers, interrupt their conversations and stare at them throughout their visit! Food was beyond awful, everybody had chips on the right of the plate! Poorly cut and sliced carrots, peas hard, small and...More

Thank Babarawong
Reviewed 9 February 2014

Returned to Eraina for dinner after a gap of several years and we weren't disappointed - it was just as good as we remembered. Decent quality food at a sensible price; the desserts were particularly good. The drink options were a bit limited and not...More

1  Thank DiscerningPenguin
Reviewed 30 January 2014

Sadly cannot understand favourable reviews - greatly disappointed. Service friendly and helpful, ambiance OK, but food pretty awful : watery soup, cold and soggy chips (served with rice!), tasteless reheated food, poor vegetables, and coffee just as bad. Cheap, but we left most of it,...More

Thank Nan F
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 29 - USD 39
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 368786
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