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The Newbury

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20:00
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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

About
The Newbury is a stylish and unique Gastropub in the heart of Newbury town centre. The food is made fresh on site from locally sourced artisan produce. The drinks offering features a carefully selected wine list through to local real ales, lagers and high end spirits. Open seven days a week for lunch and dinner as well as a great brunch menu at the weekend, The Newbury caters for those looking for a real dining experience as well as for customers who just fancy a light bite - with the open kitchen as the focal point of the establishment. The pub has a warm welcoming feel with a spacious bar area, relaxing lounge area, separate dining area, private dinning rooms, state of the art multimedia meeting
PRICE RANGE
US$19 - US$77
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As a party of six we had to call to reserve as the on line booking system seems to stop at four persons but the call was answered promptly and table booked. For a Friday night early evening was fairly quiet but the location is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank StevenG2
Reviewed 2 days ago

Popped in for a quick lunch yesterday, I was on a break from work so was time conscious but Jaye was very happy to speed up my order. Had a classic fish finger sandwich which was crispy and very tasty. Will be back

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank KTSmith543
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing Sunday lunch. Good choice of roasts. Nice wine. Friendly service. Definitely to be repeated. Louise was our waitress and she was great

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Shona247
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing meal with my Fiancé celebrating our engagement, food was absolutely wonderful and presented beautifully. We had warm breads with garlic butter and marmite butter with oil and balsamic vinegar for starters which was really yummy and wasn’t too filling. Main course we...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Nettie_xo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bistro pub style restaurant. Food was good quality, well prepared. Service was good and prompt. Went on a Saturday, so it was a little busy and noisy. The tables are quite close together, so not ideal for a quiet meal but still enjoyable.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kippdog
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited over the weekend with my partner. Having never been to Newbury before, we were unsure where to eat but so glad we chose here. We were welcomed into the bar area by Jaye the new manager and served quickly, there was a short wait...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Fiona_fifi2905
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Newbury several times and whilst we always feel it s expensive, and some would say overpriced for what it is (it is a PUB! after all) we usually balance the lack of atmosphere, poor service and high price with the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Departure588105
TheNewbury, Manager at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I find your review extremely flawed and contradictory. If you dine in ‘more sophisticated’ venues and we are just a ‘pub’ – (which incidentally has been featured in the Michelin Guide, won many awards including the Great British Pub Guide amongst others), then I am...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent the day in Newbury after a weekend break at a nearby hotel. Couldn’t decide where to have lunch, but were so glad we chose The Newbury. Food was delicious, beautifully presented. The hot food was piping hot, served on warmed plates. Friendly, helpful staff....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JackiemattEssex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This good-looking, poshed-up pub and dining room was virtually empty on a weekday evening, and it gradually became clear why. We’d booked but they’d no record of it, so it was lucky so few tables were taken. The menu makes the heart sink by pretentiously...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank 367billb
Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

We booked for 14.30 and arrived shortly after. After 5 minutes someone clocked us and sat us at our reserved table.  It took 15 minutes to take a drinks order and then a further 25 minutes for our drinks to arrive. There had been a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
4  Thank clairepasty
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Linnilon
5 October 2018|
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Response from tristramr | Reviewed this property |
I held a party there and was able to choose gluten free items.
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pdcs4
11 July 2017|
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Response from michaelhodgson21 | Reviewed this property |
hiya.. there is a car park about 100m down the road
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Kimuly
8 November 2016|
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Response from TheNewbury | Property representative |
Good evening Kimuly, If you would be kind enough to send an email across we would be more than happy to send you across a copy of our menus and discuss and dietary requirements you may have. Best wishes, The Newbury
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