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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 4 days ago

We booked to visit Midsummer house around 8 months ago so when the long awaited event clicked around on the calendar we were so looking forward to it. We were welcomed at the door by a member of staff who took our coats and were...More

1  Thank wwwstevebe
Reviewed 6 days ago

Saturday 14th April 2018 7 pm - This was our second ever visit to Midsummer House for our Wedding Anniversary celebration. The first event, a year earlier, was an experience that swept us off our feet so much so that we decided that we would...More

6  Thank David P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with family for lunch. The service is impeccable and we felt very relaxed and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. Our first visit. We all chose the set lunch with flight of wines, which thankfully meant I didn't have to wade through the impressive wine list....More

1  Thank jostony
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to this restaurant for around 30 years and have had some wonderful meals. But I think with his revamp Mr CLifford has lost his way a bit. My starter of crab and prawns was uninispiring and the prawns still had the...More

6  Thank jacki61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Renowned for tasting menus but revamping premises and menu to include a la carte. Can't wait to see what they offer, launch date is early April and 100% sure they will excel yet again. Of course it's not cheap - how could it be -...More

6  Thank wedgieBedford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with a group of friends to celebrate a 40th birthday. From the very first taste of the welcome sparkling wine this was an absolute delight. The tasting menu was exciting and had genuine wow factor. What sticks in the mind was a...More

3  Thank monkeymonkeyyou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful lunch to celebrate our anniversary and even had a greeting card on our table! After some difficulty finding the restaurant - a sign on the garden wall by the river would have saved us 10 minute walk in the wrong direction!...More

3  Thank Eastanglian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So everything was perfect. They catered for both of us well, and my partner had the international flight of wine - which was with generous servings. We loved all the courses, though on one occasion the adaption for vegetarian with no alcohol did cause one...More

3  Thank Stuart L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We started with a drink in the upstair salon, followed more champagne and canapés. Then walked back downstairs for our 8 course meal with paired wines, interrupted by an additional plate of cheese with more wine. We ended the evening with coffee and a selection...More

3  Thank oribie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to celebrate our wedding anniversary. The food is very good, albeit served in miniscule portions. They are a bit up themselves though.

4  Thank seattaxi
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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
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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
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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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