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Alpha Street Kitchen & Bar is a modern eatery in the heart of Cambridge, offering lunch, dinner and everything in between. We love fresh, innovative food that’s delicious with just a little fuss. Our food is complemented by great coffee, boutique wines, craft beers and professional, friendly service.
PRICE RANGE
US$11 - US$27
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
European, New Zealand, Contemporary
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 5 August 2021

This place used to be fantastic, with a Michellin star chef and great hosts, we were spoilt to have something so local & so special. However since it has been taken over & the chef replaced. The food is very average, infact so much so...we decided to skip desert & grab that on the way home from the local gas station. 😞 meh!More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 23 July 2021

Great food with attentive service. Must try the lamb kofta was delicious,all meals were well presented . recommend this place

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 25 June 2021

Wandered past the restaurant and decided to give it a try...... what a find. I was warmly greeted walking in. Had an excellent 'Toblerone' cocktail to start off with while reading the menu. Started with the tempura prawns which were excellent, for main course had...the Matariki special which was mutton bird - the food and plating AMAZING!More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 18 June 2021 via mobile

Nice environment, the young team need to relax and engage better. Menu selection was ok, a lot of fried food lacked imagination. Food was served warm not hot, even the fries! Cocktails were very average sadly! Dessert was average, I’d skip dessert to be honest....Great place for Cambridge.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 3 June 2021

If you like watching the world go by, this is the spot to be. The outdoor area overlooks the main roundabout in Cambridge so it is perfect for the luxury of watching the world go by. The food and drink were excellent however the sad...state of the outdoor sitting area lets Alpha down. If you can overlook that then do visit them.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 27 May 2021

Food was nice. Food wasn't presented like in photos. Good service. Pleasant but restaurant was freezing. Very cold to sit in to have lunch. Needs heat pumps +++.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Alphastkitchen, Owner at Alpha Street Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2021

Hi , Thanks for taking time to review Alpha St ,glad to know that you liked the food and service ,sorry you felt the restaurant was freezing,we have fire place in the restaurant along with other portable heaters all over the restaurant,we are also working...More

Reviewed 17 May 2021

Came here for lunch with the hubby one wet Tuesday, The did a fantastically poured beer and delicious hot chocolate but that's all the positives. My husbands ribs tasted like they had been boiled and then just slathered with sauce and my Open-Brisket Cobano was...that wet that the bread underneath was soggy and inedible, such a shame. It was really cold in the restaurant which didn't make it a pleasant place to sit. The place has lovely decorMore

Date of visit: April 2021
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Alphastkitchen, Owner at Alpha Street Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2021

Hi , Thanks for taking time to review Alpha St. Pleased to know that you loved the drinks .sorry about your experience with the food.we have taken your feedback on board. Thank you Alpha St

Reviewed 16 May 2021

First time back in about a year. I remember Alpha Street as a lovely villa with fireplace and delightful food. This time around the service was still good but the food style had changed. Pub style beer-battered chips with everything, soggy slaws, battered prawns with...no flavour other than salt, and soggy quinoa "salad" soaked in salty orange sauce. It is possible we just went there on a bad day.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 24 April 2021 via mobile

Located in a older building just off the Main Street this restaurant had an interesting mix of flavours with their dishes. Not what was expected but not bad either.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 16 April 2021

Love the relaxed atmosphere of the restaurant, staff were very attentive and ready to help. amazing selection of wines ,love the $3 oysters very well priced .Our meals were delicious , especially mango pannacota was to die for

Date of visit: April 2021
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Alphastkitchen, Owner at Alpha Street Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2021

Hi , Thanks for taking time to review Alpha St. Appreciate your feedback. Regards Alpha St

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Response from NoniMary | Property representative |
Hi, we have just changed our entrees in anticipation of spring and new mains in two weeks for spring! Can't put a definite timeline on Summer but anticipate dec/Jan. For New menu announcements follow us on Facebook Cheers... More
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Alpha Street Kitchen & Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4