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The Kingston Arms, Cambridge Central, Cambridge

33 Kingston Street
Phone: 01223319414
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Rex Rattus left this review about The Kingston Arms

This was our last pub of our Cambridge crawl, so my memory and note taking may be a little hazy, unlike the beer in here I'm glad to say. Real ales were into double figures, and I made no attempt to list them all, but the Gun Milk Stout at £3.60 a pint was a good bet.

It's not the most comfortable pub I've ever been in, - too many backless benches for my taste; modern bar counter, dark green ceiling - but it still rates as a top pub due to the ale selection. It's yet another Cambridge with a well deserved place on any Cambridge crawl

On 23rd October 2019 - rating: 8
[User has posted 2575 recommendations about 2493 pubs]

Graham Coombs left this review about The Kingston Arms

One fairly open room extending round a central bar, a little dark in décor with lots of French pictures hanging round giving something of a wine bar feel. At the rear is a nice patio garden with lots of potted plants. An excellent range of beers from local brewers and further afield is available and well-kept (Cask Marque accreditation). Beware afternoon closing however.

On 21st May 2019 - rating: 8
[User has posted 2194 recommendations about 2145 pubs]

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Real Ale Ray left this review about The Kingston Arms

A very good pub this one and well worth a visit. This small backstreet pub had a choice of 13 hand pulled ales on our visit. The interior consists of an L shaped room, with mustard coloured painted walls and dark green ceilings. The servery had a pine cladded front, with mahogany counter. There was a lit coal fire in front of the bar on this visit, very welcoming indeed. Seating consisted of tables and chairs along the front windows and some settees dotted around the back. We sat at the front where we noticed a small cardboard box with a cat inside having a snooze, the box said his name was Bear. We went for the Tydd Brewery Neanderthal. Opening times 12-3 5-11 during the week.

On 12th March 2016 - rating: 9
[User has posted 2975 recommendations about 2975 pubs]

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This pub features in the following crawls:
Cambridge Nov 2011 by Mark Davey
The Back street ale houses of East Cambridge by Steve of N21
Avoiding afternoon closures by paulof horsham
Cambridge by train man
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Map location corrected by Steve of N21
Cambridge, 0.49 miles, 9 min walk (show)
Cambridge North, 2.3 miles, 44 min walk (show)
Shelford (Cambs), 4.33 miles, 1 hr 23 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Kingston Arms, Cambridge
23rd Oct 2019, 22:11
Review submitted by Rex Rattus
21st May 2019, 08:57
Review submitted by Graham Coombs

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  • Accommodation : No last updated 02 July 2014 by ROB Camra
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 22 December 2014 by Aqualung .
  • Beer Festivals : Yes - Summer months - last updated 02 July 2014 by ROB Camra
  • Beer Garden : Yes last updated 02 July 2014 by ROB Camra
  • CAMRA Discount : Yes - 20p per pint - last updated 07 February 2017 by ROB Camra
  • Car Park : No last updated 22 December 2014 by Aqualung .
  • Child Friendly : Yes last updated 28 September 2013 by Quinno _
  • Dog Friendly : Yes last updated 02 July 2014 by ROB Camra
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 29 July 2013 by Dave McNally
  • Live Music : No last updated 02 July 2014 by ROB Camra
  • Live TV Sports : Yes last updated 02 July 2014 by ROB Camra
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 02 July 2014 by ROB Camra
  • Real Cider : Yes last updated 02 July 2014 by ROB Camra
  • WiFi : Yes last updated 02 July 2014 by ROB Camra
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