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The Blue Lion

$$ - $$$, British,
74 Main Street | Hardwick, Cambridge CB23 7QU, England
+44 1954 210328
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“calves liver” (8 reviews)
“fish and chips” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
74 Main Street | Hardwick, Cambridge CB23 7QU, England
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1 - 10 of 448 reviews

Reviewed today

A friend and I were on a fact finding venue visit for a Family celebration(10 covers plus 3 children) and Blue Lion was a location that had been recommended. Unfortunately we must have called on a day when the kitchen provided a 'Pie of the...More

Thank howardcambs
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went here with friends for lunch and we were welcomed and shown to our circular table, which was good for talking but made getting in and out a little difficult. There was a lot of choice on the menu and the portions were generous....More

Thank Janekdownunder
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were in the area Wednesday lunchtime, so decided to eat here. We both had the steak burger with chips and slaw. Very tasty. The burger was incredibly thick but well cooked (as requested), the slaw was delicious and the chips were just as I...More

Thank davidandannette k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Out of a party of seven only one person was satisfied with their meal. The duck breast was particularly disappointing.

Thank 70Kitt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful little place this is. Warm and cosy on a miserly wet Bank Holiday. The staff were very helpful and attentive. The food was impressive quality with large portions. So pleased we found this on trip advisor.

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 12 March 2018

If you want tasty fish and chips then this is the place to go. When I've been to eat here none of my companions have had anything less than an excellent meal.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Popped in for a drink on the coldest day of the year so far☃️. Warm greeting, hot mulled apple and sloe gin, one open🔥 and one log fire🔥. I was also given a hot water bottle, how attentive that is. Thank you Blue Lion team....More

1  Thank Nicky M
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Visited here on many occasions with boyfriend and friends/family. As you enter the door, the bar staff do not smile and do not make you feel welcome. You are greeted with a what do you want and have you booked even if you have only...More

1  Thank Cambsclairelouise
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Myself and my partner took her Mum, as a birthday treat. We actually went the day before, to have the Sunday roast. Overall, the food and experience were very positive, and we will return!

2  Thank clang622
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We went here for lunch and loved the style of the quaint little pub with an open fire. The food was great with so many hearty meals on the menu. Not a lot to cater for my healthy cravings but the waiter was keen to...More

3  Thank sunshinesuz
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bovink
31 July 2016|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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
Description
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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