The Carpenters Arms, Cambridge

182 – 186 Victoria Road

Tel: 01223-464946

Opening Hours
Mon - Sat
11am - 11pm
12noon - 10.30pm


We have the following facilities available at The Carpenters Arms:

  • Lounging area
  • Disabled facilities
  • Pool table, TV, juke box
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Board games
  • A great selection of newspapers available every day


The following beverages are among those available at The Carpenters Arms:

  • Cask ale, including Adnams Bitter, Adnams Broadside, Bombadier and Timothy Taylor Landlord
  • A selection of draught and bottled lagers
  • Guinness
  • Cider
  • A range of spirits including malt whiskies
  • Wide range of flavoured alcoholic beverages
  • Excellent selection of wine click to view wine list
  • Cocktails
  • Hot chocolate and a selection of teas and coffees click to view hot drinks list


Whether it's a quick bite click to view board food, something from our main menu click to view main menu or a Sunday roast click to view Sunday roast we are sure to have an exciting dish to tempt and tantalize you. We also have a new selection of children's meals available, click to view children's menu.

Dine with us:

Mon – Thu
Fri & Sat
12 noon – 6.00pm
12 noon – 3.00pm & 6.00pm – 9.00pm
12 noon – 8.00pm

Try one of our delicious Sunday roasts with a choice of beef, chicken breast or vegetarian available.

Please feel free to contact the pub by e-mail or phone prior to your visit to confirm your requirements.

What’s On

Autumn / Winter

  • Birthday? Leaving bash? Promotion? Whatever you are celebrating a package can be tailored to suit your needs, including a late license, entertainment and food. Just e-mail or phone for more information.
  • Wanted – pool players for both the A and B teams.
  • Enjoy Sundays with our Superior Sunday Roast
  • Join in our quiz every Wednesday from 8.30pm and win £££
  • Are you a student? Enjoy the best burger in town, chips and a bottle of beer all for only £6.00, on production of your NUS card.


  • Christmas Eve – office party for everyone that has not had an office party (and those that have!)
  • New Years Eve – party time ‘til late
  • After a Christmas meal for your office, club, team, family or friends? Then look no further . . . click to view Christmas menu.
  • Available Monday 29th November to Thursday 23rd December 2004
  • Three course meal and coffee for £16.00 per person or a two course meal for £12.00 per person
  • Book by 14th November 2004 to receive a FREE bottle of white or red wine per 4 people booked to enjoy with your Christmas meal
  • In addition we can discuss any specific requirements you have and assist you wherever possible to make sure you have a fantastic Christmas experience
  • Booking forms are available from the pub or click to request a booking form. Simply complete your form and return it to the pub, along with the required deposit of £5 per person. Click here to view terms & conditions

Festive Opening Hours:

Christmas Eve
Christmas Day
Boxing Day
Monday 27th
Tuesday 28th
New Year's Eve
New Year's Day
Sunday 2nd
Monday 3rd

11am – late
11am – 2pm
12 noon – 11pm
11am – 12 midnight
11am – 12 midnight
11am – 5pm; 7pm – late
12 noon – 11pm
12 noon – 10.30pm
11am – 12 midnight


Click to view map

How to get there

From London
Regular trains depart from London Kings Cross and take just 45 minutes.

From the South
Exit the M11 at junction 13 and follow the A1303 towards Cambridge.

From the North
Exit the M11 at junction 14 and follow the A1307 into Cambridge.