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152-154 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PB, England
+44 1223 413000
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tasting menu” (93 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (80 reviews)
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Opens in 9 min
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
152-154 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good Michelin star restaurant, everything was perfect. Food with pairing wine was just amazing. Also great service.

Thank srsrsunrui
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have eaten at Alimentum several times, it's one of her favourite restaurants! Today was the first time we've taken our daughter with us; we went to celebrate Mother's Day. The food was consistently excellent quality across all courses. Although they do...More

Thank CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been once when it had a Michelin star so apologies for the late review. Sadly cannot say that it was anything special . I have been fortunate to eat at high end restaurants and was really looking forward to this, but there really wasn't anything...More

Thank ArtAnderson2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I have dined at Alimentum a few times before over the last several years, some experiences better than others. We visited tonight for our anniversary celebration and had the tasting dinner menu. Despite having lost their star since we last visited, this...More

Thank phrenzy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

first, the not so good. The young waitress who was serving us was pretty sullen and grumpy. Thankfully, once the wine was flowing we were able to not pay too much attention. We were a group of four in for a Saturday evening and the...More

Thank kmenzies78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having booked this restaurant for a Saturday lunch out with a Girlfriend, I wasn’t disappointed. While drinking some wonderful cocktails, different to the normal cocktails you get. I liked that we were left alone to enjoy them and not rushed through to our table. Whilst...More

1  Thank JoInker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having visited numerous restaurants at 1+ Michelin star level we came away with some mixed thoughts on Alimentum. Overall the food we ordered was a hit. The kitchen team is great here and working to a decent level. Whilst my other half didn’t like the...More

4  Thank JayeshRaynor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazingly horrible service and attitude – even for a mid-range restaurant, let alone for a Michelin star one. I bought a lunch voucher for my wife as a Christmas gift. When we booked, one of the staff for whatever reason lied to us causing us...More

4  Thank andreykessel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had booked this restaurant as a birthday treat . It was unfortunately , very disappointing. My husband had the scallop starter which consisted of one scallop ! The other starters were ok ( quail, salmon and lamb ). Main courses were also mixed. My...More

2  Thank Karen w
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We have just had a meal at this place and unfortunately I see now why Alimentum lost its only Michelin star this year. So let's start with the good. As we came in we were welcomed by nice staff who offered to take our coats....More

1  Thank Oana_eat_world
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18 September 2017|
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Response from FerretFancier | Reviewed this property |
I cannot speak for them (the Restaurant) and I feel some of the diners who have left reviews are perhaps quite hard-to-please? Perhaps I ate there on a quiet day when the serving staff were less pressured, but for me it was... More
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
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 129
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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
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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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