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The Green Man

Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gastropub
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59 High Street, Grantchester CB3 9NF, England
01223 844669
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Wickford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I stopped here Sunday lunchtime for a bite to eat after walking along the river from Cambridge city centre where we was staying for the weekend.I had a ploughman's lunch and my wife had battered fish and chips.Both meals were Lovley with plenty on both plates and the food tasted great.Service was excellent so couldn't fault it... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Have been coming here for years. Grantchester is an idyllic village and this is at its heart. Lovely atmosphere and good food. It's got a large garden at the rear, but I prefer sitting on the benches at the front to watch the world go by. Only minor point is the service can be a tad erratic, but has improved... More 

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Thank Alastair H
Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited The Green Man for the first time for food this week. Having always visited during university days and weekends for a G&T, it was great to sample their menu. Despite it being a hot summer's day, we all chose to have pies: the steak pie was filled with meat and topped with homemade shortcrust pastry, much better than... More 

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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311 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch and thought it was quite good. I had the pork and black pudding sausage roll and it was pretty good, as was my wife's fish cake (but it needed a bit more seasoning). Prices a little high. Garden was pretty tatty and in need of a makeover, as were the toilets.

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Thank Derek E
Houston, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived for lunch, ordered drinks and food and sat outside - bar service was good both guys polite and helpful - then the food arrived unbelievable, my wife ordered ham, egg and chips (twice cooked) they were black, looked like last nights reheat - ham was curled up the whole meal just looked terrible - both left our plates untouched... More 

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Cambridge, UK
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Streetside, inside or beer garden, a bar/restaurant for all seasons... just under 3miles SW of Cambridge, about 15mins cycle via the rived Cam. Next door to the Red Lion.

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Thank mjleahy
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wanted to have room for the dessert platter so please try it, the starter and mains were great, as a veggie I had a few options

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Thank surreygirl98
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Weekday meal with friends,not too busy as it was a Wednesday evening,staff were very friendly,food was absolutely delicious !!! I had the lamb rump cooked to perfection,friends had the steak and ale pie,they said it was to die for. Definitely go there again

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Thank Mary I
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible pub - shabby and filthy garden set-up walking out of the pub through garages. Food was just awful. We were visiting Cambridge and guide book said Grantchester was worth a visit as a honeypot village? Far from it!

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Thank Leitch2
Berlin, Germany
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106 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It is located at the fork of the road at the center of. The village if good location for drinks especially on a warm day. Parking might be an issue as. I have not seen any dedicated parking spaces.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 High Street, Grantchester CB3 9NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Grantchester
  • Phone Number: 01223 844669
Description
Tucked away deep within the Cambridgeshire countryside, The Green Man champions time-honoured British fare from a trusty menu. Tender beef cheek croquette and braised ox tongue matched with mature Suffolk blue cheese, heritage tomatoes and colourful nasturtium leads the light bites on The Green Man menu, while tenderloin, belly and head of pork slow-cooked in cider steers the main courses. Enjoy a golden cask ale or cider in the sprawling beer garden, or keep warm inside with the cosy woodburner and squashy armchairs.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?