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#46 of 90 Bar in Reading


Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Fusion
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 2 January 2021

Ordered a takeaway, Wayno's Wings followed by Cod and Chips with Peas. Very prompt service and good customer service from Wayne & Dawn. The Wings were very good and the fish and chips excellent. Very satisfied, I will be using them more often.

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 30 July 2020 via mobile

The staff are friendly. The toilets are spotless. The outside area is nice. Plenty of tables inside.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 15 March 2020 via mobile

Great Sunday lunch with good beer, bonus that the pub is dog friendly. Lovely service. Excellent find.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 26 January 2020

I used to throughly enjoy The Crown, but over the last year I noticed the quality, service and atmosphere decline dramatically. Today I found out why - it’s changed owners and is now under the guidance of Breakspear. Before, a South African couple ran the...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 27 August 2019

Great place, well kep beer, good food, good service makes this place an ideal village pub. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We were really disappointed, I ordered the bean chilli, absolutely no flavour, rice lumpy and tasteless. My partner ordered the steak pie, pasty hard and the gravy bland. Will not be returning!

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here for a quiet drink with friends. Good selection of drinks, food did look good too! The pub is nice inside and there is plenty seating outside for the summer days!

Date of visit: April 2018
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We enjoyed our meals with a pint or two last evening. Nice fish and chips and a great burger. Good service, friendly pub, and they know how to look after the beer. We'll be back!

Date of visit: March 2018
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Charming interior, stylish Pub, friendly staff. A nice place to stop by for a drink. Based on the street in Swallowfield. It has a calming atmosphere which is Dog friendly.

Date of visit: December 2017
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We tried this place on a Sunday,as we drove around the country one weekend.Seemed a nice friendly quite place.Plenty of parking spaces.Seemed quite a popular place with the locals.The sunday lunch was good as was the wine choice,friendly staff and good ambiance.Would we come here...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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  • The Crown is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4