We love our Italian Food at Visit Cambridge. Whether you’re looking for a slice of pizza, or a sumptuous pasta for lunch or dinner, here are our top picks.

Independent Italian restaurants

Tradizioni, Mill Road, Cambridge

You can find Tadizioni on Mill Road, famed for its variety of restaurants. Eating at Tradizioni is like eating at home, it’s informal, and their friendly staff make you feel very welcome. The food is delicious and with meals based on Granny’s recipes you can’t go wrong eating here.

Tradizioni, 18 The Broadway, Cambridge CB1 3AH

Tel: 01223 245966

Aromi, Bene’t Street, Cambridge

Aromi has been open since 1957 and now have three restaurants. Famed for their sourdough pizzas they bringing a little slice of Sicily to the heart of Cambridge. Don’t forget to have a gelato!

Aromi, 1 Bene’t St, Cambridge CB2 3QN

Tel: 01223 300117

Signorelli’s Deli, Burleigh Street, Cambridge

Offering both eat-in and takeaway, Signorellis’s is known for their flatbread sandwiches. It’s a great spot to get lunch in Cambridge. If you get there early enough you might also be able to try one of their Nutella Croissants (a favourite of ours!).

Signorelli’s Deli, 17 Burleigh St, Cambridge CB1 1DG

Tel: 01223 352168


Another great lunch spot to get a Ciabatta, or fresh pasta. It also happens to be a great spot if your looking for presents - their store is full of delicious hampers, oils, and not to mention a few bottles of Limoncello.

Limoncello, 212 Mill Rd, Cambridge CB1 3NF

Tel: 01223 507036

La Margherita, Magdalene Street, Cambridge

Looking for Ice Cream this is the place to go! With over 20 flavours they are believed to have the biggest selection in Cambridge.

La Margherita, 15 Magdalene St, Cambridge CB3 0AF

Tel: 01223 315232

La Mimosa, Thompsons Lane, Cambridge

A restaurant by the river, La Mimosa is a beautiful spot on the River Cam. Serving both lunch time and evening meals its a great spot to be with friends and family watching the world go by.

La Mimosa, 3 Thompsons Ln, Cambridge CB5 8AQ

Tel: 01223 362525

Italian chain restaurants

There are several chain restaurants in Cambridge city center where you can find your favourites.

Pizza Express

A firm favourite with families there are two restaurants. The first in Jesus Lane is a little hard to find but an amazing space with lots of room and good disability access. The second is on Regent Street also has a large outside are which is great for summer.

Pizza Express, 7a Jesus Ln, Cambridge CB5 8BA Tel: 01223 324033

Pizza Express, 26-28 Regent St, Cambridge CB2 1DB Tel: 01223 306777


Prezzo Italian Restaurant Cambridge is located near The River Cam and the Bridge of Sighs. Located in the city Center their menu will have something for everyone as well as having a separate kids menu.

Prezzo Italian Restaurant Cambridge, 32 Bridge St, Cambridge CB2 1UJ

Tel:01223 314954