Cambridge & District

Campaign for Real Ale

Portland Arms

129 Chesterton Road
Cambridge
CB4 3BA
Telephone(01223) 357268
Real AleReal FireFamily FriendlyGardenLunchtime MealsEvening MealsSeparate BarGamesCiderSmokingFunction RoomWiFiLive MusicMember Discount SchemeBeer Festivals
Opening times: Mon–Thu 12:00-23:30; Fri and Sat 12:00-00:30 next day; Sun 12:00-23:00

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic this pub is currently offering additional services:

Currently open: Tuesday-Thursday, 12-11 (food 12-2.30 & 5-9). Friday, 12-12 (food 12-2.30 & 5-9). Saturday, 12-12 (food 12-9). Sunday, 12-5 (food 12-3). Online table booking available.
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See more about this pub on WhatPub, CAMRA's national pub guide.

1930s, Basil Oliver designed, public house overlooking the tranquility of the Mitchams Corner gyratory traffic system. The main bar is opulently wood paneled with a real fire and comfortable seating. The smaller bar has a pool table and leads onto a courtyard garden. It is listed on the National Inventory as having a historic pub interior of some regional importance. Guests beers may be from the Greene King guest list but also from local breweries. Real ciders available except in winter. Good selection bottled and canned craft beers. Food includes burgers, homemade pizzas and pub favourites. Major music venue with bands performing regularly in sound proofed back room which can accommodate 200 people. Beer festivals are also held.