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Fetch a cached object and display it.


  • drush cache:get hook_info bootstrap. Display the data for the cache id "hook_info" from the "bootstrap" bin.
  • drush cache:get update_available_releases update. Display the data for the cache id "update_available_releases" from the "update" bin.


  • cid. The id of the object to fetch.
  • [bin]. The cache bin to fetch from.


  • --format[=FORMAT]. Format the result data. Available formats: csv,json,list,null,php,print-r,string,table,tsv,var_dump,var_export,xml,yaml [default: json]
  • --fields=FIELDS. Available fields: Cache ID (cid), Data (data), Created (created), Expire (expire), Tags (tags), Checksum (checksum), Valid (valid)
  • --field=FIELD. Select just one field, and force format to string.

Global Options

  • -v|vv|vvv, --verbose. Increase the verbosity of messages: 1 for normal output, 2 for more verbose output and 3 for debug
  • -y, --yes. Auto-accept the default for all user prompts. Equivalent to --no-interaction.
  • -l, --uri=URI. A base URL for building links and selecting a multi-site. Defaults to https://default.
  • To see all global options, run drush topic and pick the first choice.



  • cg
  • cache-get


  • An argument or option with square brackets is optional.
  • Any default value is listed at end of arg/option description.
  • An ellipsis indicates that an argument accepts multiple values separated by a space.