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Midsummer House

Midsummer House Midsummer Common, Cambridge CB4 1HA, England
+44 1223 369299
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Midsummer House Midsummer Common, Cambridge CB4 1HA, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came to Midsummer with out friends for dinner. I will get to the good bits first. The food was outstanding. Having eaten in numerous Michelin restaurants before this is easily in my top 3. Could not fault any of the dishes from start to...More

2  Thank Themurphyryan
Reviewed 5 days ago

Booked here for an anniversary dinner. Arriving stressed and waterlogged on a horrible rainy evening, the moment the front door opened to us, the night turned into something very special. We'd booked the 10 course meal (not as overwhelming as it sounds) - one omnivore,...More

1  Thank Su O
Reviewed 6 days ago

We are slowly going round all the 2 and 3 star michelin restaurants. We are now just over half-way. This food here is all about taste. Each dish had a central intense taste - turnip, pork, Seabass with a complimentary secondary tastes. Each dish was...More

1  Thank 404alastairw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing meal for my girlfriend birthday the service was outstanding and the food was very good the pigeon was one of the best things I’ve ever tasted. All I would say is it would have to be a very special occasion to go...More

1  Thank 767darrellt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been lucky enough to go to some amazing places but this is really up there at the top. The setting is the perfect combination of special and relaxed. The staff is amazing and very entertaining. The food and the wines were sublime. Like...More

1  Thank Kath L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My second visit, this time lunch. We chose their tasting menu and wine pairings. As expected the food was beautifully presented and delicious. The dishes were not quite to my liking as the previous visit. The staff are a credit, extremely friendly attentive and deeply...More

2  Thank ncfamilyman1234
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lisa Allen cooking at her very best. £145 a head for the tasting menu and it was absolutely delicious. However if you don't eat dessert like we don't, best tell them when you place the order if you can swap it for the cheese, as...More

1  Thank Beverley J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This visit was to celebrate my wife's birthday and had been booked well in advance, as you will need to do, due to the popularity of the venue. We have seen Daniel Clifford on many TV programmes and he always comes over as someone who...More

1  Thank garyhsrvey261
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very polished. Beautiful food. Wine too heavy on the top-end stuff. Just so expensive that for us it's a once in a lifetime restaurant. Not a regular haunt.

2  Thank SideOrderOfBull
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our favourite restaurant and it was wonderful again today, we had the 10 course tasting menu and flight of wines, all the food was delicious and the service was great

2  Thank andreajpessex
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dhirt
11 October 2018|
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Response from BaronImbert | Property representative |
Hi there, I am not sure the sense of your question here as we don’t tip! But if you are asking how does it work here ? We have a service charge of 12,5% which is optional. Hope this answer to the question? Kind regards
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26 July 2018|
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Response from BaronImbert | Property representative |
Hi there, Could you develop your question please! We do have a conservatory as main dining room, but the Greenhouse is a very nice Restaurant in London. Regards
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Seaside707857
29 May 2018|
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Response from BaronImbert | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes we do cater gluten intolerance and Celiacs guests. And we will always try our bests to cater for all allergies or dietary ! Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Midsummer House Midsummer Common, Cambridge CB4 1HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 369299
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Description
With its divine location right on the River Cam, Midsummer House is among East Anglia���s best restaurants. Once you���ve finished punting down the river and taking in the sights and sounds of the beautiful university city of Cambridge, pay Midsummer House a visit. Relaxed and elegant, with a sunny conservatory and perfect al fresco dining for warm summer evenings, this modern British restaurant offers a wide range of creative dishes with a sophisticated touch learned by Chef Patron Daniel Clifford throughout his years in Britain and France���s best restaurants. Passionate about ingredients, Clifford even uses the harvest from Midsummer House���s own 80 year old apple trees in his cookery.
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