Fun Birthday Ideas in Reading

If there was ever an excuse to celebrate, it's your birthday. Whether you're keeping it a little low-key or going full force for a big night out, we've got just the activities and venues to make it a day (or night) to remember. From pirate-themed escape rooms to cocktail masterclasses and doggie brunches, here's our insider guide to the most fun birthday ideas in Reading.

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Last updated on 7th February 2024

The Botanist, Reading

Birthday plans? Sorted. Head on over to The Botanist on King Street for its gorgeous garden-inspired interiors and wacky features. Sit down with your pals for a top-notch brunch event touting tasty grub or choose from its evening menu featuring its world-famous hanging kebabs. There's also the opportunity to catch some live music as the venue is buzzing with non-stop entertainment. As for cocktails? This floral playground has plenty, from the gin-based Plant Pot to the Cherry Blossom Martini. 

Escape Hunt Reading

If you're really looking to do something out of the ordinary this year, gather your mates for an escape hunt where you'll have to crack clues and uncover secrets. With themes including, Blackbeard's Treasure and The Wild West, there's something for everyone.

Popworld Reading

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Celebrate your birthday in retro fashion over at Popworld Reading. This join boasts colourful interiors and a flashy dancefloor, making it the perfect place to dance the night away to fabulous cheesy tunes while knocking back a top-notch lineup of quirky cocktails.