Discover your local pantry at Eat Cambridge

Cambridge's very own proper food & drink festival
Two weeks every May

Celebrate our local independent food and drink scene

Eat Cambridge is an annual food and drink festival showcasing Cambridgeshire’s delicious independent food scene. Taking place for two weeks every May, the festival was founded in 2013 by three local food lovers and is organised and run entirely by volunteers.

Every year, Eat Cambridge’s Main Event and two-week fringe event programme feature the best, newest, and most exciting independent food and drink in the area.

In 2018, Eat Cambridge will take place on Saturday 19 May followed by two weeks of fringe events.

Find out more about Eat Cambridge

The Main Event
Saturday 19 May 2018
The Guildhall, Market Square, Cambridge CB2 3AD
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Festival Fringe Events
Saturday 19 May - Saturday 2 June 2018
Across Cambridgeshire
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So what happens at Eat Cambridge?

Every year in May, Eat Cambridge features two weeks of the following events + much more!…

  • A huge food and drink fair
  • Pop-ups and supper clubs
  • Street food market
  • Food and wine tastings
  • Behind-the-scenes tours
  • Cookery lessons
  • Chef talks and demos

The 2018 festival programme is coming soon!

Check back here in spring 2018 to browse the Eat Cambridge festival programme.

View the programme
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Announcing… the Eat Cambridge Food Debate panel!

May 2, 2016

Cambridge Food: Art or Science? Who doesn’t love a good debate? Join us on Sunday 15 May at the historic Cambridge Union Society debating chamber and hear our panel of local food and drink experts talk about everyone’s favourite subject…... Read more


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