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152-154 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PB, England
+44 1223 413000
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
152-154 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant does not look much from the outside and is not helped by its location. When we entered there was a singer/pianist in the bar area which was surprisingly pleasant. My wife and I had the tasting menu. The chef was most accommodating and...More

Thank Hugh D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a birthday dinner here and enjoyed our time. Some dishes were not as good as expected but generally great.

Thank alienwang2012
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came in for lunch. The food has always been excellent, and still is. The cheese board experience is the best I've had in any restaurant. The knowledgable staff and vast array of cheeses on offer is divine. Being able to choose the ones you want...More

Thank Annette B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking such wonderful care of my family who visited from austria and france The staff were very accommodating and perfectly informed about our dietary needs. The food at Alimentum was delicious! we were 16 of us and had the private...More

Thank BCD-1989
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

4 of us went to celebrate a special birthday and a tough few weeks. Food and wine were both incredible. Cocktails at the bar were well made with the waiting staff paying close attention to minor details. Only slight fly in the ointment was the...More

1  Thank hazyd2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I eat in good restaurants often but the waitress we met tonight is the rudest I’ve ever met. She is very cold to us and was not patient. It seems that it is a pain for her to talk to us. She didn’t smile at...More

Thank Jing G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So no initial virtue signalling - simply on with the review. Three of us booked a table for a Saturday lunch and initial impressions were good .... staff were reasonably smiley, the décor neutral and the table spacing generous. I should mention that this was...More

3  Thank peter h
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Good Michelin star restaurant, everything was perfect. Food with pairing wine was just amazing. Also great service.

Thank srsrsunrui
Reviewed 11 March 2018

My wife and I have eaten at Alimentum several times, it's one of her favourite restaurants! Today was the first time we've taken our daughter with us; we went to celebrate Mother's Day. The food was consistently excellent quality across all courses. Although they do...More

Thank CA
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Been once when it had a Michelin star so apologies for the late review. Sadly cannot say that it was anything special . I have been fortunate to eat at high end restaurants and was really looking forward to this, but there really wasn't anything...More

1  Thank ArtAnderson2018
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18 September 2017|
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Response from FerretFancier | Reviewed this property |
I cannot speak for them (the Restaurant) and I feel some of the diners who have left reviews are perhaps quite hard-to-please? Perhaps I ate there on a quiet day when the serving staff were less pressured, but for me it was... More
Federico G
8 December 2016|
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Response from MPAli | Property representative |
Good afternoon There is no dress code, we recommend smart casual but your comfort is the main thing for us. Regards Alimentum Team
Tony L
31 October 2016|
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Response from MPAli | Property representative |
We can tailor gift vouchers to your needs please call 01223413000 to discuss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 28 - US$ 131
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152-154 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PB, England
  • Public Transportation: Bus stops are located around 50 metres from our front door. The Cambridge train station is a 10 to 15 minute walk from the restaurant.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 413000
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An award-winning restaurant in Cambridge with a stunning Michelin star, Alimentum offers modern European cuisine from celebrated chef Mark Poynton. Using slow-cooking techniques to accentuate flavour and texture, the menu brings together innovative, intricately-crafted dishes, as well as supreme tasting menus. The Alimentum sommelier presents a vibrant and modern wine list, and delectable cocktails are made using homemade fruit purees, and one of Cambridge's finest spirit selections.
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