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Szechuan Inn

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7 High Street, Thatcham RG19 3JG, England
+44 1635 863344
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (12 reviews)
“noodles” (4 reviews)
“prawn toast” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
7 High Street, Thatcham RG19 3JG, England
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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Dropped in on the off chance of a table as in the area, managed to get a table midway down restaurant. Not sure on why prawn crackers and non descript sauce on table already as the crackers were not as crispy as you would expect....More

Thank 2013barnaby
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Went At 9.15 on a Sunday night - place was empty . Prawn toast was fatty and obviously not fresh . Chicken dish was awful. Saving grace was crispy beef. Highlight was listening to the staff meeting that the manager thought must be OK to...More

Thank Graeme P
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Always a great experience - best Chinese in Thatcham by a country mile - highly recommended Staff very attentive Not much good for diabetics though!

Thank Uuggh
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Good take-away from the same kitchen as the main restaurant at pretty reasonable prices. Recommend the crispy chilli beef.

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Whilst the food here was great and most of the waiters were great, the first waiter who came and took are order was rude and before we had even opened the drinks menu, asked us what we wanted. He didn't give us enough time to...More

Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Returned to the Szechuan Inn as our local Chinese restaurant in Reading has closed down...Used to come here many years ago, still owned by the same family. The food, service & ambience very good plus we thought it good value for money (15% off for...More

Thank AnnieE1961
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We were disappointed by our trip out for lunch. We are small group of colleagues who eat out/have takeaway one day per week for lunch. For this occasion we decided to try the Szechuan, we picked our food from the online menu to save time...More

Thank Matthew L
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We usually frequent the Jade Cottage but occasional come here for a change. Food is good, service also good Sometimes struggle to hear your own thoughts it's so loud, but I guess that shows it's popular.... not really the Szechuan Inn's fault I suppose but...More

Thank Lydia N
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Not sure if it was November last year or later. But I've used this restaurant many times over the past two decades. It's well worth the visit. Can't remember who stayed and who left but Alan and Jeffery ran a very good place between them....More

Thank David L
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Thatcham overnight and found this restaurant from TA reviews, never having been in the area before. What a find! What impressed me most was the special Vegetarian menu (unheard of in most Chinese establishments!). And the pleasant and helpful staff, one of...More

Thank Pureglutton
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Steve R
18 August 2017|
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Response from ukjaws | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Steve. I don't know. The staff are very helpful. Give them a ring.
15 April 2016|
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Response from 6Sabre | Reviewed this property |
They have a large set menu, but will modify/make suitable as required.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 High Street, Thatcham RG19 3JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Thatcham
  • Phone Number: +44 1635 863344
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