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the moderation

££ - £££, Asian, Thai
213 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8BB, England
+44 118 375 0767
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“nasi goreng” (13 reviews)
“thai food” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Asian, Thai, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
213 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8BB, England
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1 - 10 of 291 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were 5 of us and popped into this pub for lunch. This is not a pub with a "wow" atmosphere but it is perfectly adequate. It had a good range of beers and wines and an interesting range of Asian and traditional food. We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met an old school friend of 60 years ago and his wife for a catch-up. Thai food was great and my friend's wife had an amazing half rack of ribs. Beer was pretty special too, all 3 that we tried.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank T1376GEpaulf
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Got invited to a Christmas meal. I haven't been to this pub in thirty odd years so when we arrived I was some what amazed. Its a very busy pub and the meal was excellent the service was as good. And to top it off...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank U9687VAgrahamc
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Went to moderation for a Christmas meal the food was excellent,the prawn cocktail, was the best I have tasted, the staff were brilliant and an added bonus they had a band playing that night,like I said a fantastic night ,will definitely return.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nigelsutton20
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

Dropped by on the off chance. Great bowl of nasi goreng for under £12. Pub was very busy for a rainy Thursday evening and everyone was eating. Staff were friendly too

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank excellencyf
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Fast service. All food what I have tested was good. Ribs and Asian food especial. Maybe not cheapest place.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pst1975
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Looks like they have more staff at hand so the customer service has improved, nice place to go for a drink and decent food.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Susan S
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Been going to the moderation for the last 4-5 years and can honestly say that we have never experienced a bad meal, the food is excellent, every time we visit we say the same thing , food quality and presentation is excellent, staff are great...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank freshlegend66
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

I came tonight as I have eaten everywhere in reading . Ordered Orange and quinao salad . Crab cakes and crab and prawn Laksa. No issue with any of the dishes . All well presented and all very tasty with a good portion size ....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank O6182LMpaulm
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

One of my mates ordered a salad without the ceasar sauce but it came with, and then made him pay for a whole new one. Staff were rude and acted bluntly to all questions and seemed to be rushing us out the place when we...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ViPe F
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 375 0767
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