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US$20 - US$29
Bar, Asian, Thai, British, Pub, Gastropub
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All reviews nasi goreng thai green curry beef rendang spring rolls roast potatoes steak prawns asian dishes thai restaurant excellent pub fantastic food sunday lunch lovely atmosphere ale
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Reviewed 11 October 2020

Ate here last night, I think first time this year and our food was excellent. My husband says the green curry is the best he has ever had anywhere even in Thailand. Place was very busy but COVID precautions are good and it was great...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 7 October 2020 via mobile

Love The Moderation, Andy and his team have a great venue. Been visiting here for years from having a few drinks to hiring out an area for a party (pre covid). Most recent visit was for a Sunday lunch with the family. Couldn’t fault the...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 21 September 2020

I have visited this pub numerous times in recent months, since lockdown ended, as it's a convenient stop off point for a quick pint on my 4-5 mile (almost) daily walks, but until today I had never eaten there. I wanted somewhere today (Monday) for...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 25 August 2020

Woud just reiterate the sentiments of the previous tripadvisor reviewer. Steak was excellent. Marvellous value for money. In fact, the portions were too generous for us and would not have a starter next time. We have visited several restaurants lately and the Moderation has the...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 24 August 2020

Ate here from the £20 eat out to help out menu. The food was lovely, squid and prawns to start then the rib eye cooked to perfection with deicious onion rings. Sadly we could not manage a pudding. We were very impressed by the Covid...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 2 August 2020 via mobile

Visited here for Sunday lunch and it was so good we came back again on the same day for dinner! The food is excellent and great value. A big thank you to Chai who was our wonderful waiter for the evening, he couldn’t do enough...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 30 July 2020 via mobile

Excellent pub and a very big thanks to Cole, remembers your name and drink orders from previous visits. He’s always happy to see us 😊

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 22 July 2020 via mobile

Birthday dinner didn't disappoint, nice ipa's on tap and the food, beef rendang and pork babi Bali bloody delicious, can't say much more.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 22 July 2020

We have had a couple of takeaways in lockdown but this was our first sit down visit since 4th July reopening. Very impressed with safety measures including temperature checks, hand gel at entrance, markings, screens, distancing etc. Food and service as usual was very good,...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 18 July 2020 via mobile

We called and ordered a takeaway from the Moderation and thought it was brilliant! We called, placed our order - satay & squid time start, rendang & Babi Bali, plus choc brownie and lemon tart for pud. We were given a pick up time for...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Anne G
23 October 2020|
Response from Clive B | Reviewed this property |
Good question! Apart from Once when I parked on Caversham Road itself just a few yards from the pub I’ve only ever been there on one of my walks from the other side of town. The nearest public car park is only 150 yards or... More
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  • the moderation is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4