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The 7 Best Places to Eat in St Neots, Cambridgeshire

Known for its gorgeous riverside walks, the historic town of St Neots makes a perfect base for those looking for excellent eateries, beautiful green spaces, and an unrivalled sense of community.

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But, when moving to a new place like one of our new homes in St Neots, one of the most enjoyable things to do is explore, experience and discover what your go-to places to eat are. From favourite coffee shops and Friday-night takeaways, to the restaurants that are top of your list to celebrate achievements and milestones, here’s a few of the best to get you started.

Il Girasole

This welcoming, rustic Italian restaurant offers freshly prepared, homemade food to suit every palate. With an authentic Italian experience from the moment you step inside, their wide menu covers everything, from pizza and risotto, to delectable antipasti boards and fresh seafood. And don’t forget to save room for dessert, whether you’ve got your eye on something in particular or just fancy a scoop of sorbet with a limoncello digestivo to finish off the meal.  Open Tuesday to Sunday.

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Auntie’s Thai Restaurant

If fresh Thai food is a must-have for your list, save some room for Auntie’s Thai Restaurant. Flavoursome and fresh, and spiced to your taste, enjoy an extensive menu full of fantastic dishes. Whether you’re going for a date night, family celebration, or even just treating yourself to something tasty, you’ll be welcomed like one of the family.

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This family-run restaurant serves up traditional Turkish meze and mangal options right in the heart of St Neots. Enjoy an unforgettable experience of Eastern Mediterranean flavours and customs, tucking into smaller plates shared with friends and family across the table. Or, if the rich flavours from mangal cooking is more your thing, there are plenty of options for kebabs and more cooked traditionally on a charcoal grill. Available for both dining in and taking away.

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Nawab Lounge - a place to eat in St Neots

Nawab Lounge

If you’re looking for South Asian cuisine, don’t pass up on Nawab Lounge. This stunning restaurant focuses its passion into producing the very best food for its customers, working with multiple different chefs to source a variety of dishes to create an authentic experience of Indian cuisine. Or, if you’re not looking to dine out, they also offer a full takeaway menu, too.

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Rose and Mango

Open seven days a week, Rose and Mango strives to provide authentic Kerala cuisine and excellent service to its customers. From exciting Konju Mango Curry and Malabar Biriyani, to Apollo Salmon and Chicken Tikka Kalakaar, book a table for unmissable Indian cuisine.

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Poppy’s Vintage Tea Room

Positively stuffed with homemade cakes, scones and more, Poppy’s Vintage Tea Room is a hidden delight. After serving without a tea room for 35 years, St Neots found a new place to feel at home in 2013. Perfectly for celebrating, catching up or just grabbing a quick lunch, Poppy’s is a spot of sunshine.

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Bohemia - a place to eat in St Neots

Bohemia St Neots

Bohemia has two faces. In the day it’s fantastic for grabbing perfectly roasty coffee, delectable breakfast, brunch and lunch. In the evening, it transforms into a unique tapas bar, celebrating food from all across the world. Colourful, thoughtful and above all delicious, this is one for your list, whatever the occasion.

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Don’t be fooled into thinking you’ll have a scattering of places to choose from. Though we’ve picked a handful of the best, St Neots is made for food-lovers. Whether you’re taking your palate on a culinary journey across the globe or finding what you love best and sticking with it, there’s something for everyone and every taste in this gorgeous little town.

And don’t forget about its food and drink festivals. Do some digging and mark the dates in your diaries for unforgettable street food and the best ale on offer.

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