Best Restaurants In Reading

Home to Michelin-starred meals and classic burger joints, there's something for every night out on this city's dining scene. We've rounded up the cream of the crop when it comes to eating out, so whether you're on the hunt for pan-Asian plates, Greek mezze or Italian dishes, you'll find them all here in our guide to the best restaurants in Reading.

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Last updated on 7th February 2024

The Narrowboat

Just a short walk from the town centre, Bel & The Dragon Reading is a buzzing bar and restaurant boasting cosy-chic interiors. Indulge in scrumptious British classics with a twist, as well as cocktails, live music and all kinds of fun events.


Fancy visiting Michelin star restaurants in Reading? A visit to this posh place will surely wet your whistle. Offering a sublime selection of fine French fare, L'Ortolan has scooped acclaim for its innovative dishes and biodynamic wine list. The risotto with shaved beans sounds sublime.

COSMO Reading

COSMO Reading is here to fulfill your international food cravings with its diverse range of eats. Make your way to this Friar Street location to sink your teeth into its menu filled with around 150 dishes from eight pan-Asian countries, alongside a global kitchen. You won't go hungry here.


An fun and friendly Greek restaurant, Spitiko is a must if you're looking for a casual date night spot or somewhere to stuff your face with friends. Tuck into plates of mezze, grilled meats and moreish veggie meals at this excellent Caversham eatery.