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Fitzbillies

52 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RG, England
+44 1223 352500
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (26 reviews)
“chelsea bun” (123 reviews)
“cakes” (153 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
52 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RG, England
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1 - 10 of 675 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to Fitzbillies every time we went to visit our son in Cambridge and it never disappoints. Fabulous cakes in an airy room and lovely service. Go to the main one in Trumpington St rather than Bridge St as they have far more cakes!

Thank roy43
Reviewed 3 days ago

I booked afternoon tea here for a group or 7 of us for the weekend and left a deposit as I was traveling down from Derbyshire. While booking the reservation I asked about what options I would have due to me being lactose intolerant and...More

3  Thank Alex C
Reviewed 3 days ago

We dined in Fitzbillies again as a mentor group for afternoon tea while it was heavily downpouring outside in the city centre of Cambridge. Staff tried to be helpful and helped organised a long table out for our whole group to dine together with 10...More

Thank Justin9127
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dropped in on Sunday afternoon after having called ahead to see if booking was necessary. Although bookings are not taken, the waitress we spoke to kindly reserved us a table - a nice touch. We tried the Chelsea buns and scones accompanied by a...More

Thank Glenn C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a Saturday afternoon - the cakes / coffee were tasty but the place is let down by not having enough staff as service was slow.

Thank livinglifetothefull1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Fitzbillies yesterday with family and friends. We were a large group but we were accommodated very quickly and service was excellent. We enjoyed a large variety of cakes and pastries and overall they were very nice although the coffee and walnut cake tasted...More

Thank GeorgieN_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OK - had a poor experience there today and feel compelled to write a review. As a family of four we went there with high hopes - after waiting a while to be seated (expected) we then sat there a tad longer than normal (within...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fitzbillies is a delightful and quintessential cafe/restaurant and a must go place for anyone visiting the city. The Chelsea buns are delicious and world famous. You can also get them to go if you want more of a good thing.

Thank mathewdowling
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is over hyped, but I still like it. They do excellent carrot cake. Shame they shut at 6pm and that they had run out of sausage rolls and brownies at 5.30pm!

Thank SKD73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing Cappuccinos and the yogurt & granola hits the spot! Perfect for a morning, or afternoon pick me up!

Thank Alex J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 32 - USD 129
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 18:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 352500
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