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Queen's Head

Fowlmere Road, Cambridge, England
+44 1223 870436
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (32 reviews)
“sandwiches” (18 reviews)
“roast beef” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
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LOCATION
Fowlmere Road, Cambridge, England
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Queen's Head is one of the best pubs in the UK. It hasn't been updated for over a hundred years and the beer is the best for miles. We enjoyed the Adnams bitter and the Broadside though the service was a bit on the...More

1  Thank Davidm1961
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I'm reluctant to waste time on this review, I want to make them feel as valued as we felt during our visit, therefore it only requires three words....dirty, overrated, unwelcoming

1  Thank Lorraine T
Reviewed 15 September 2017

20 years ago i used to visit this pub regularly as i lived just a few miles away. So 20 years later and now living in Ireland, i return to find that thank goodness the pub is stuck in a time warp! everything was the...More

1  Thank Lloyd C
Reviewed 8 August 2017

this is a really old tradition pub, special soup chart done by colour, platers of food , good choice of real ale , friendly locals ?? yes of cause,

1  Thank EddieGra123y
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favourite places in the UK, and I'm not kidding. I've never spent much time in 'the other half' of the pub, as I purposefully hang a left after the threshold, glance about for a spare chair and say 'a pint...More

4  Thank mca17
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I concur with the majority of reviewers in finding the Queens Head a favourite pub. The weathered tables and chairs, the welcoming wood fire in the lounge, the old pub games, the great and well-kept beer. Yes, the menu is limited but I always go...More

3  Thank debelt
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A visit to see my Brother in Cambridge would not be the same without a visit to this fine, unchanged establishment of a Sunday lunchtime. No airs and graces, and certainly no piped muzak. Just fine beer from the wood, a limited but wholesome menu...More

2  Thank wart1
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

As a CAMRA member, I feel obliged to say that this a great traditional pub. You don't often find pubs with gravity feed barrels any more. The soup is good and filling, but there's not much choice, apart from sandwiches and baked potatoes (which were...More

1  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Just what u want on a cold eve, cosy fantastic blubbering pot of broth/ soup...the sound of a knife bein sharpened to carve the hand cooked ham etc....just what I want from a pub simple proper grub with somehow a modern edge. Will return very...More

1  Thank Debra0304
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Food choices are limited but good. The soup is fantastic and the bread it's served with is the stuff of dreams. Pub is sweet (although not necessarily in a beautiful way) and the open fire was great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fowlmere Road, Cambridge, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 870436
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