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Fitzbillies

52 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RG, England
+44 1223 352500
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“chelsea bun” (120 reviews)
“cakes” (153 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
52 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RG, England
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1 - 10 of 663 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a tour guide who told us that they served the very best 'Chelsea Buns' and had celebrity endorsements. We decided to have lunch here but wished we hadn't in the end. We had to queue for a table...More

Thank Freeoap
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent place but expensive. Chelsea buns great but overpriced. Excellent Coffee and great atmosphere

Thank ydeoc
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a business meeting here whilst in Cambridge and only had an iced coffee (it was a hot hot day!) but I liked the place. Busy with locals, students and visitors and had a nice vibe. Cakes and pastries looked very tasty and other food...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been going to Fitzbillies on and off for 50 years. Its latest incarnation is a very busy coffee shop and cafe, popular with students and visitors. Our lunch was good and the staff friendly. Queueing for only two toilets was a negative.

Thank J_Jarndyce
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is very good if a little over priced but it is a famous café. Often need to queue. Lovely for breakfast, brunch or lunch. Not the best coffee in Cambridge though!

Thank mophead64
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great selection for breakfast. Lovely coffees and homemade pastries and bread. Next door shop include a nice selection of cakes and cookies. Seam to have a nice area for lunch too, we never managed to try it.

Thank 589gunillas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice ambience; friendly staff, although unfortunately they were so busy that service was very uneven. The big disappointment was the eggs royale I ordered; the eggs were cooked too long so that the yolks were firm, and the muffins were so tough I couldn't get...More

Thank HelsBells8601
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled across this funky place in Cambridge, but wish I didn't. Food was average but paid an arm and leg for it. Smashed avocado with feta on one piece of bread was £7.50. Everything cost up to an extra £1.50 more if you wanted to...More

Thank Stephanie A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in after a few years without doing so and Fitzbillies still retains the magic. Although slightly expensive it is well worth the money. The whole family were charmed even my 3 year old son. Staff were very good too.

Thank wjs5005
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with the family for a few cakes and drinks as I have many times before. The staff are all so friendly and welcoming and the cakes were outstanding. I will be certainly returning.

Thank willjstarr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 32 - US$ 130
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 18:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
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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