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The Crown and Punchbowl

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We managed to gather 25 family members from Cambridge, Wales and New Jersey, USA together and had a delight evening with perfect service and delicious food. Everyone was delighted with their food choices and the whole evening was seamless with the very attentive and friendly staff. 4 couples also enjoyed B&B in the well appointed rooms. All in All a...

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Gloucester, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Crown and Punchbowl is a great place to stay. Good food, good atmosphere and comfortable rooms. Mark was extremely helpful. We thought it was a gem of a place. Would definitely recommend to our friends.

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Thank Ruth J
Midlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent evening meal and one night stop taken as a surprise for a special occasion. Good seafood menu well presented and friendly attentive service. Comfortable accommodation with well appointed bedroom and bathroom. Only downside was not fresh milk. Would recommend and also revisit.

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Thank shepherdess_11
cambridge,england
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having had excellent meals at the Crown and Punchbowl previously we were confident of a first class meal with visiting friends. However, despite good service, we all felt let down by main course food which was far from perfect. 3 of us had rack of lamb and whilst some of the meat was OK some was gristley and of poor...

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Thank buckdenbursar
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We organised for a group of 19 people to have a walk in the surrounding Fen countryside followed by lunch at the Crown and Punchbowl. We ordered our food ahead of time online from the set menu which proved to be an easy-to-use pro-forma. There were a couple of extra meal choices which I phoned through as they involved special...

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Thank 80Sue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely old building tastefully decorated and maintained with a decent size carpark to rear Relaxed comfortable atmosphere airy and spacious Choice of dining areas Good friendly service and wonderful menu choices

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Thank Sue L
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We went there for Bank Holiday Monday lunch. It was busy with large groups and families. The menu is a traditional Camcuisine Chop House so the food is British traditional, well thought out and good quality. The wine list is fantastic and mostly from Languedoc. There are some excellent and interesting wines at very reasonable prices. The service is good...

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Thank David T
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I guess coming from London I imagined there would be a number of good restaurants just north of Cambridge where we were staying, but surprisingly we had to look rather hard. The owner of our Airbnb recommended The Crown and Punchbowl and we managed to get a table. It is owned by the same group that has the Cambridge Chop...

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Thank Onlyplacesilike
Cambridge
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I was taken here for Mothers Day (March 2017) to lunch by some of my family. What a wonderful surprise. I did not know there was a separate eating area at the back as well as the front bar area. What a lovely room, full of atmosphere. It was as one would expect very busy but I cannot fault the...

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Thank Heidimarie P
Reviewed 6 April 2017

After being ejected from an atrocious "hotel" in Trumpington, Cambridge, for complaining about the squalor, filth and risk to safety and health (it's called "Anstey Hall" ---- please do NOT consider staying there!), my wife and I discovered this lovely inn. Fantastic food, friendly staff, clean, warm and comfortable. We would highly recommend a stay and are looking forward to...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Crown & Punchbowl is a quaint country pub, restaurant and inn nestled amongst farmhouses in the village of Horningsea, just 3 miles from the centre of Cambridge. This Grade II listed building was originally an old coaching inn constructed in the 17th century. It has been extended periodically but retains many of its traditional features including brick fireplaces and original timber beams. The Crown & Punchbowl has 5 delightful double rooms, all of them ensuite. The Erasmus Room is our largest room and offers an ensuite bath/shower. Room rates are from £120 per room. Breakfast is available for an extra £10 per person. All our rooms feature: - Freeview TV & Wifi - Egyptian Cotton Linen - Espresso Machine & Kettle - Toiletries & Hairdryer ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crown and Punchbowl

Address: The Crown & Punchbowl Inn High Street, Horningsea, Cambridge CB25 9JG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge > Horningsea
Price Range: ₹ 7,396 - ₹ 10,964 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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