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Black Badger

Downtown Cambridge
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55 Water St N, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 3B3, Canada
(519) 624-0892
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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I love this place! My boyfriend and I go here on the weekends, we usually stick to the bar menu the tortilla flutes are AMAZING. Great patio, comfy interior. One of our favourites.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
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English first
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

I love this place! My boyfriend and I go here on the weekends, we usually stick to the bar menu the tortilla flutes are AMAZING. Great patio, comfy interior. One of our favourites.

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Ontario Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Lacks a little spit and polish but still has great comfort and feels good. The service was excellent (Donna) and the food was as well. We liked the wide selection on the menu

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Cambridge, Canada
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

This pub has sadly gone downhill over the years. When I last visited it was rather grubby inside, the food was below average quality, and service too.

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Cambridge, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Service has always been very good with friendly, laid back staff. Great beers on tap and delicious chicken wings. Patio is nice in the summer.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I was visiting from Scotland and took my family here cause I have been going for years when I visit Cambridge and the food was alway tasty for pub food, especially the burgers. They used to be made in the place or appeared that way with garlic through them. The burger is now obviously bought in and very bland and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Had lunch with a friend last week & they must have upgraded the menu as the food was fantastic....It also helps when you have great staff in Jaylene & Katherine :)

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Cambridge, Canada
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Great wings and great beers on tap with a traditional British pub feel...also a good sized patio for the warmer weather. Service has been very good every time. Cheers!

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Brantford, Canada
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My husband and I stopped for a quick bite to eat and found this cozy little pub in the downtown core of cambridge. We had the steak and kidney pie and a few drinks , atmosphere was nice and prices were average. Nice little place for a drop in or to meet friends.

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Cambridge
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Would give 3 stars but the washrooms are too disgusting for use. I actually went to an outside location for #1 and came back to finish a now colder dinner. Ok to go for a beer with the boys. Food is ok but the place is really run down and needs a complete overhaul. Definately a TLC episode candidate. After... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Went for lunch (2 couples) arriving about 12.15pm (weekday), the place was quiet. Nice English style pub restaurant/bar with quite a good atmosphere. Service was relatively fast and pleasant, but the food was variable. We both had "mushroom pot pie" which was ok, add two coffees and a bottle beer, total cost before tip, $38.??. Our friends had one "pot... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 55 Water St N, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 3B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge>  > Downtown Cambridge
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Cambridge
  • Phone Number: (519) 624-0892

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pub

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