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14A Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TB, England
(0)1223 506090
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Ranked #356 of 512 Restaurants in Cambridge
Price range: $0 - $45
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Tapas, Contemporary, Eclectic, International
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Only just noticed this place as it is very hidden down some steps right next to a shop and into this quaint little restaurant/bar you go. Waiters are very friendly...service was average, environment was lovely - well apart from a very loud load of guests on another table where one ladies laugh shook the whole restaurant but that's not the... More

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Cambridge
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262 reviews 262 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We had Saturday lunch at the Vaults recently. We chose it because we wanted a light meal and knew they did tapas. They don't have tapas anymore but nonetheless we could see some lighter options. I chose a caprese salad. I received a few slices of tomato which had come straight from the fridge and chewy, yellow cheese. I complained... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My partner & I used to drop in here on occasion for a cocktail before going to dinner elsewhere & the Arts Cinema. We only ate here once & never returned. The food was poor & overpriced but the cocktails were good & the staff behind the bar friendly. It used to do a good selection of happy hour drinks... More

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

Went in for a friend's birthday for happy hour cocktails on a Sunday afternoon. Ordered 2 Long Island IceTeas and 2 Silver Mercedes.....well, the Long Island Ice Tea tasted of Coke plus lemon and lime....alcohol, what alcohol?! Asked the bartender how it was made as it was unlike other Long Island Teas we've tried. She was rude, disinterested and told... More

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Athens, Greece
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73 reviews 73 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

The food here, while at a large group gathering, was good; I would prefer my steak a bit more tender though. The menu selection was very good and the starters delicious. The desserts were ok, and the prices as expected for a normal restaurant. I did not visit the bar/drinks area, so I cannot comment on that, only the dining... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We found this lovely treat among shops whilst searching for a cafe to eat. was a great find after all we were surrounded by fast food places. very reasonable and a great atmosphere

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I used to go here when it was a buzzing bar that served great tapas style food. However when I returned recently, even though it was a Saturday night, there was only 1 rowdy hen party eating in the restaurant area. The bar was reasonably empty and I stood waiting to get a drink. One of the bar men was... More

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Went on a hen night on Saturday had a cocktail lesson with a lady who I think was called Jenny who was fantastic ... Great meal afterwards too ... All round great night we will be back

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

$ of us meet up in Cambridge a few times a year to reminisce about University days. Have been going for 28 years now. This weekend we visited on Saturday 12 July 2014. Decided to have lunch at Vaults as we had been before. This lunch was a disaster - £7.95 one course, ok not a great deal but the... More

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London
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159 reviews 159 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We stopped by for lunch as they advertised 'pulled pork' burgers outside and that sounded great. Once we were seated and ready to order we were told that they were out of pulled pork. Disappointed we ordered standard beef burgers. The Waitress was really miserable and in a rush but I guess I would be if I had five tables... More

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Additional Information about The Vaults

Address: 14A Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TB, England
Phone Number: (0)1223 506090
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 45
Cuisine: Tapas, Contemporary, Eclectic, International

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