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Midsummer House

Midsummer House Midsummer Common, Cambridge CB4 1HA, England
+44 1223 369299
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Midsummer House Midsummer Common, Cambridge CB4 1HA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the 8 course tasting meal here on 13th March. Although expensive (what Michelin restaurant isn't?), the whole experience was thoroughly enjoyed by our party of six, and the quality of the food, and outstanding service meant money well spent. Daniel Clifford's signature dish-...More

1  Thank stuart q
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Title says it all... Seriously, if you can, go. You won’t regret it! Excellent food and amazing service, a sensational wine list and a beautiful building. Please go if you can - you won’t regret it!

2  Thank David N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was our first visit back to Midsummer House in 3-4 years, but we have been going regularly every year or two since 2006. It is one of our favourite restaurants in the UK. We had the 8-course tasting menu and a few bottles of...More

2  Thank OAH_1982
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the 5 course lunch which was excellent as was the professional and friendly service. Most of the front of house team are French and are passionate about working at Midsummer House. From the hors d ordevers to the handmade chocolates it is hard...More

2  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, the food is amazing. And the we chose the ‘Round the World’ flight of wines, which were also delicious. And maybe, to be expected. We had a table right next to the kitchen which was brilliant too, to be able to see the team...More

2  Thank CambridgeCW
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tasting menu was a delight. Sublime food and impeccable service. I have been fortunate to have had the opportunity to dine in fine restaurants and I must say this has been an absolute highlight.

2  Thank ArtAnderson2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal and service were superb in every way. However the wine flight at £145 per person was a complete rip off. We had six very small glasses of wine, probably the equivalent to half a bottle each in total. It spoilt our experience, as...More

1  Thank John P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to surprise my wife on our wedding anniversary and booked a table at Midsummer House. We'd never been before and the dining/wine experience surpassed expectations. The staff couldn't have been friendlier/more attentive and the food absolutely delicious. Certainly will be going again but the...More

2  Thank tim9872015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dined at the restaurant on the 1st March and was very impressed with all aspects. The arrival was very welcoming, we were met outside welcomed as if it was the managers home. The whole of the service team was top notch, informal, informative and engaging....More

3  Thank Terry M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came for a birthday lunch and the food was faultless. The service was brilliant and they made us feel really special.

3  Thank Georgina B
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Donna B
27 January 2018|
Response from Baron B |
Ms Donna B Soft drink and different alcoholic beverages are offered at Midsummer House. Regards
Port H
11 December 2017|
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Response from Port H |
the voucher expires in 2 years
20 November 2017|
Response from Judes111 | Reviewed this property |
8 course tasting menu with their flight of wines, about £250 p/p. Wonderful food but difficult to give you the menu as it changes regularly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
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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