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The Cricketers

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The Cricketers

Address

18 Melbourne Place
Cambridge
CB1 1EQ

Tel: 01223 516701

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Description

(Under new management - March 2014 - to be updated)  Traditional feel to a three-roomed pub specialising in Thai food.  Run by the same team as the Three Horseshoes in Harston and the Navigator at Little Shelford (also Thai restaurant/pubs.)  Popular and highly rated.

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Fascinating fact

Cricket memorabilia of the Hayward family, who kept the pub from 1883-1925 is displayed.

PocketPub statistics

Established 1838 Capacity 100
Real ales 4 (Greene King) Outside seating 25
Wines 7 New category TBC No

What the pub says about themselves - please email in to pocketpubs@gmail.com

Your Thai experience... Friendly service, great wines, the highest quality fresh ingredients, a variety of cooking styles, unique tastes, your favourite dishes. The First and Last... The original and still the best.

What our readers say

What CAMRA say about this pub http://pubs.cambridge-camra.org.uk/

After many years as the Cricketers, this pub reopened in September 2011 under the name it had when built. An impressive refurbishment has seen removal of the pool table, fruit machine and jukebox and installation of a cool and classy decorative scheme with walls painted in shades of blue and the lovely oak floorboards revealed. The front section remains pubby (and there's televised sport in the left-hand bar) while the area leading to the garden has more of a restaurant feel. Food is a big feature here and there is an ambitious menu of home-made, scratch-cooked dishes - main couse prices range from £9.95 to £17.95. Although tied to Greene King, the management maximises use of the brewery's guest ale scheme to keep the beer offerings interesting. Wide selections of whisky, gin, rum and wine complement the beers. Background music is always Motown.

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