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52 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RG, England
+44 1223 352500
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (31 reviews)
“chelsea bun” (137 reviews)
“cakes” (125 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RG, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Eaten the famous Chelsea Buns before and we partly booked this trip for the Chelsea buns. Please do not pass by the opportunity to taste these buns. The girl who served us was very polite and pleasant in her conversation. Although they were short staffed...More

Thank Pensionisa
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Although I can’t speak for the quality of the food overall as I have only ever eaten breakfast there, what I have tried has been fantastic! Strong coffee, which is a definite bonus, and good quality breakfast. The hash browns were amazing! Would definitely recommend...More

Thank AdventuresFirst
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We use to really relish a visit and Chelsea bun, but they were a bit sad and dry. Nice staff and still busy though

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have lived in Cambridge for thirty years and visited the Bridge Street branch of Fitzbillies for breakfast this morning. The takeaway bakery items - from the main shop - have always been excellent, with the famous Chelsea bun very good value as it keeps...More

Thank Susievintage
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

3 families all with young children (aged 2-5) had booked a table for a Mother’s Day and birthday reunion - turned up 20 minutes after our booking to be told that our table had been “given away”, as we were late. There were 3 vacant...More

Thank Stardust_wander
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff: Not particularly friendly. Seemed forced when they were. The meal: Avocado toast with a poached egg and smoked salmon added - very yummy! I liked the caper/tomato stuff that came on it. The drinks: Virgin bloody mary - Yum! I'm a big fan...More

Thank mayalinademmy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fitzbillies (there is more than one shop) is known for its sticky Chelsea buns, though there is more there to eat than that!! The Coffee is good and the ambience just right, judging by the number of students there (studying of course) and using the...More

Thank Graham N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think Fitzbillies is among the best places for breakfast in Cambridge. We have been there almost every weekend for a month and each one of them was just delicious. The best thing is -I think- that you can order any side you want even...More

Thank cemremnv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So pleased to have discovered fitzbillies after visiting cambridge for years. Had eggs benedict Oh delight. Thank you we will be back very soon

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Chelsea buns deliver. The scone and clotted cream is as you would expect. What let’s this place down is frankly a simple basic standard when it comes to a pot of tea. In any other tea house I have ever been to you get...More

Thank Geoff C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$141
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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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