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71 Castle Street, Cambridge CB3 0AH, England
+44 1223 312569
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“dosas” (41 reviews)
“curry” (16 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
71 Castle Street, Cambridge CB3 0AH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been fans of Cocum for many years, eating in and having takeaways. We had a takeaway last night, but it appears to have changed hands and not be called Cocum now. The website did not make this clear and the menu was the...More

2  Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere and very friendly staf. The music is specific and every single piece of food was delicious!!!! We love Cocum and the people that work there:). Happy every time we are there and we will always have our delicious evenings there. ♥️👍🏻

Thank omuletul
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Its an understated South Indian restaurant but offers tasty food at really reasonable prices. Its location is ideal for us and the staff and polite. They also offer delivery...

Thank monicasharma2014
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We hadn't been to Cocum for about a year and had always had good, interesting South Indian food. Last night the food was even better...it was fantastic. We ordered 3 king prawn dishes, a beetroot side dish, a cabbage side dish and a dhall. All...More

1  Thank Simon T
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I used to be an advocate for the original food and approach of Cocum but no longer. The sharpness of spicing is a thing of the past and while the actual Dhosas are still prepared properly the contents sadly lack the freshness of the past...More

Thank 364tilley
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We went here for a work dinner, we normally go to the Maharajah (also with good food but bad service), the food at Cocum was excellent and the prices reasonable. The service however was absolutely terrible, had to ask for drinks 3-4 times before they...More

Thank garethdstewart
Reviewed 8 May 2017

To eat here is to delight. The high quality of cuisine provides for a magnificent meal, and the food's richness of taste makes me eager to return every day for my lunch or dinner. The restaurant staff are also graciously welcoming. They provide for a...More

1  Thank Arazi P
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Big disappointment! Dropped in quality and authenticity of food over the last few days. Curry sauces are mediocre to horrible in taste and authenticity. All dishes-sauces now taste the same - just like average 'take away' shops. No more authentic South Indian flavours or freshness...More

Thank sanblue
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I'd not been to Cocum for a while and standards seem to have slipped somewhat. Four of us went last Saturday at 20.00 having booked a table a few days beforehand. The restaurant was pretty full, but there were only three front of house staff....More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Bit of a mixed bag this one. Food was lovely and because it is southern Indian different from what you get at almost all other Indian restaurants. However the service was somewhat lacking. The biggest problem was that the wrong orders seemed to be brought...More

Thank Garry M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Castle Street, Cambridge CB3 0AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 312569
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