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71 Castle Street, Cambridge CB3 0AH, England
+44 1223 312569
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  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“dosas” (41 reviews)
“curry” (15 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
71 Castle Street, Cambridge CB3 0AH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere and very friendly staf. The music is specific and every single piece of food was delicious!!!! We love Cocum and the people that work there:). Happy every time we are there and we will always have our delicious evenings there. ♥️👍🏻

Thank omuletul
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its an understated South Indian restaurant but offers tasty food at really reasonable prices. Its location is ideal for us and the staff and polite. They also offer delivery...

Thank monicasharma2014
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

We hadn't been to Cocum for about a year and had always had good, interesting South Indian food. Last night the food was even better...it was fantastic. We ordered 3 king prawn dishes, a beetroot side dish, a cabbage side dish and a dhall. All...More

1  Thank Simon T
Reviewed June 12, 2017

I used to be an advocate for the original food and approach of Cocum but no longer. The sharpness of spicing is a thing of the past and while the actual Dhosas are still prepared properly the contents sadly lack the freshness of the past...More

Thank 364tilley
Reviewed May 24, 2017

We went here for a work dinner, we normally go to the Maharajah (also with good food but bad service), the food at Cocum was excellent and the prices reasonable. The service however was absolutely terrible, had to ask for drinks 3-4 times before they...More

Thank garethdstewart
Reviewed May 8, 2017

To eat here is to delight. The high quality of cuisine provides for a magnificent meal, and the food's richness of taste makes me eager to return every day for my lunch or dinner. The restaurant staff are also graciously welcoming. They provide for a...More

1  Thank Arazi P
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Big disappointment! Dropped in quality and authenticity of food over the last few days. Curry sauces are mediocre to horrible in taste and authenticity. All dishes-sauces now taste the same - just like average 'take away' shops. No more authentic South Indian flavours or freshness...More

Thank sanblue
Reviewed March 14, 2017

I'd not been to Cocum for a while and standards seem to have slipped somewhat. Four of us went last Saturday at 20.00 having booked a table a few days beforehand. The restaurant was pretty full, but there were only three front of house staff....More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Bit of a mixed bag this one. Food was lovely and because it is southern Indian different from what you get at almost all other Indian restaurants. However the service was somewhat lacking. The biggest problem was that the wrong orders seemed to be brought...More

Thank Garry M
Reviewed March 12, 2017

after five years or so. Whilst passing the restaurant on a daily basis in the past, didn't have the time to stop. Although under new management for the last four months, nothing has really changed. The decor is the same, the food is the same...More

1  Thank mgfj20424
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Castle Street, Cambridge CB3 0AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 312569
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