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The Sea Tree

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Seafood, Fast Food, British, Contemporary
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13-14 The Broadway | Mill Road, Cambridge CB1 3AH, England
01223 414349
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Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Description: The Sea Tree is an alternative fish bar offering traditional fish and...
The Sea Tree is an alternative fish bar offering traditional fish and chips alongside a menu of other fresh, healthy, sustainable and cooked to order seafood dishes, to eat in or takeaway. We buy our fish from Billingsgate Market to ensure we get the very best and freshest fish and change our menu depending on the season.
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Good for:
Dining on a budget

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 80
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best seafood in town by miles

I usually couldn't be bothered to write reviews but I feel obliged to after regularly visiting this place. The place may seem a bit cramped and basic but it certainly makes it up by serving the best seafood money can buy in Cambridge. Nothing more needed to be said here, just give the seafood... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
Binbin122
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night
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145 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

You do not expect high prices on Mill Road for average food they are not in the city centre. I was not impressed by the food and the table next to me even complained that their food was cold. I'm not sure if it was an off evening but I won't be returning.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I usually couldn't be bothered to write reviews but I feel obliged to after regularly visiting this place. The place may seem a bit cramped and basic but it certainly makes it up by serving the best seafood money can buy in Cambridge. Nothing more needed to be said here, just give the seafood risotto a try and you won't... More 

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Padua, Italy
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36 reviews 36 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I love fish but I'm not a fan of fish and chips... here I can love it and anyway there are many different options and it's also very cheap. Very tasty, you have to come and try!

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This is the best place to have fish and chips in Cambridge, it is also proabably the most expensive but if you want good fish and chips freshly cooked then this is the only place to go!

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

They never give you enough chips anymore. Theres a salad and scallops dish - they used to give you about 10, now you get maybe 4 scallops. Theyve overcooked the fish twice for me recently. I would say try and eat in, they seem to try harder that way - and at least you can send it back if they... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Ok it´s not fish like in Portugal but for the UK this is a very good fish restaurant. Great and tasty sea-food, fresh fish and overall very tasty dishes, I've tried the fish-stew and the fish and chips cod option and they were both tasty and very well served. Totally recommend this place, staff are very nice and welcoming, they... More 

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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I refer to review of 26 May 2013, regarding gluten reaction after *carefully* ordering gluten-free. My wife, who is on a g-free diet, ordered calamari rings gluten free. As with the other review, soon after eating the meal, she started to experience allergic reactions. The restaurant itself is fine, the staff friendly and helpful, but after especially seeking out this... More 

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Wadebridge, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

What a nice, clean we'll run chip shop and restaurant. We had the fish stew which was very good. However, the traditional fish and chips looks like it would take some beating. No reservations so you may have to wait, but it's well worth it.

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I was in Cambridge for work from the U.S. for three weeks. I went to quite a few different restaurants trying to find something I could even rate as "decent". This restaurant might have saved me from going on a fast. It was better than decent, wonderful seafood, plenty of options, and very friendly staff/owners.

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2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

So pleased I tried this place! The food is gorgeous, the menu has so many choices. The staff were very polite and friendly. I will be going back soon!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13-14 The Broadway | Mill Road, Cambridge CB1 3AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: 01223 414349

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 22
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Fast Food, British, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget

Description

The Sea Tree is an alternative fish bar offering traditional fish and chips alongside a menu of other fresh, healthy, sustainable and cooked to order seafood dishes, to eat in or takeaway. We buy our fish from Billingsgate Market to ensure we get the very best and freshest fish and change our menu depending on the season.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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