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20 The Green, Histon CB24 9JA, England
+44 1223 233766
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“crispy duck” (16 reviews)
“pancakes” (7 reviews)
“rice” (10 reviews)
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Chinese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 The Green, Histon CB24 9JA, England
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We visited here for our daughter’s birthday - 9 adults in total. The staff were so kind and put up a Birthday Banner, balloons and confetti on the table. We were warmly greeted and we were made very welcome as were our guests who had...More

Thank Cambridge13
Reviewed March 31, 2018

I've been here a few times and the food is great. Slightly more expensive but worth it. The staff are wonderful and courteous as well as the male owner. I would have given this five stars if it wasn't for the owners wife who continuously...More

Thank WhereIsTheQuality
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Great Chinese in an unusual setting -- The Phoenix is a converted village pub, but it functions brilliantly as a Chinese restaurant, serving a mix of Szechuan and Peking dishes. Service was immaculate, starters arrived after about 5 minutes! Everything was delicious. I would probably...More

Thank ProfPatPending
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

I attended here with my husband from outta of town, we had the phoenix starter for two, chilli beef, rice,stir-fry veg and whisker tiger I believe it was called. The service was good and the food was very quick, maybe a little too quick, which...More

1  Thank lisamarie b
Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

Went early Saturday for a quick bite to eat. Booked first, needed to for Saturday night. Spring rolls as Hors D'Oeuvres, followed by Crispy duck. Hot Malay Beef, stir fried mixed vegetables and egg fried rice to follow. All excellent. Not a cheap place to...More

Thank Silverbacks
Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

I have been to the Phoenix alot in the past and nothing much has changed, well only a few small things. The last time I came here was in 2014 (ish) and I always get the set menu which cost £21 (back then) if you...More

Thank wpage68
Reviewed November 19, 2017

Meal for 2 Saturday evening.Quality of the food is amazing. The Hot Malay Beef is superb as is the Cantonese Fillet Steak . Good selection of drinks. Staff very attentive - fresh order of drinks are always bought very quickly. Just the right time between...More

Thank lovemyholidays600
Reviewed October 30, 2017

The lack of really good Chinese eating establishments in the area makes this one stand yards apart from the rest. The owner Chris is very hands on and these service is efficient and professional. The food served is piping hot, fresh and of excellent standard....More

Thank chica0169
Reviewed October 25, 2017

The restaurant was very busy when we arrived and service was a little slow but improved once a few other tables left. The food and drinks were excellent, high standard of cooking and some unique menu items. Everybody in our party thoroughly enjoyed the meal....More

Thank Nathan R
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Eaten here a few times and when you eat in it is excellent food with large portion size. I’ve had 4 takeaways now so far and they have been tiny every time. I ordered a side order of ribs and there were a really small...More

3  Thank James A
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February 26, 2017|
Response from Richard M | Reviewed this property |
They do not deliver
April 8, 2016|
Response from David P |
Hi, We always go with our 2 kids (8 and 10) and it's great. Saturday's are busy but still they make us feel very welcome. Go on Sunday if you want a more peaceful dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$53 - US$53
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 The Green, Histon CB24 9JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Histon
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 233766
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