The Anchor Pub, Dining Room & River Terrace

Welcome to The Anchor

Located directly on the beautiful River Cam, with stunning views across the water, the anchor has something for everyone. Enjoy a pint or 2 of our many guest ales, indulge yourself in our fantastic wine selection or experience the delights of our freshly prepared menu in our first floor restaurant.

Anchor promotions

Beer on cask

Beer on cask

The best of local brewers fill our ale racks so trying a new pour is a must do! From Cambridge City Brewery to JoC’s Norfolk Ale our ever changing selection of ales are often not seen elsewhere in Cambridge!

spring menu

New Spring Menu

Spring has arrived, and with it our new Spring menu full of colour, vibrant flavours and something for everyone including daily market specials.

Outdoor terrace

Riverside terrace

Our riverside terrace is perfect for those sunny days with a brilliant view of tourists, students and locals crossing the river on the punts. A fantastic people watching spot!

The Pub

Set on the banks of the beautiful river Cam in the historic city of Cambridge, The Anchor pub, dining room and river terrace is a stone’s throw away from the world famous Queens’ College & its stunning Mathematical Bridge.

With a fantastic restaurant upstairs serving a fresh seasonal menu, several snug areas in the bar and a stunning riverside terrace, there is something for all your needs. 

Opening hours

Mon - Thu:
11:30 am-11:30 pm
Fri - Sat:
11:30 am-12:00 am
12:00 pm-11:30 pm

Where to find us

Silver Street
United Kingdom


Book your table with us. We keep a few tables free for walk-ins.

Food hours

Mon - Fri:
11:00 am-4:00 pm , 5:00 pm-10:00 pm
Sat - Sun:
11:00 am-10:00 pm

Now Playing

Using the Secret DJ app you can add your favourite tracks to our digital jukebox live, in the pub. Come down and get involved! 

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