Restaurants In Reading

From classic burger joints to places where you can feast on the finest Pan-Asian flavours, this city is fit to bursting with a international selection of great eateries. With a host of fabulous eateries for your date nights, group get-togethers and post-shopping pit-stops, we've done a round up of the very best restaurants in Reading so you know where to go to switch up that eating regime.

Last updated on 5th March 2020




Sitting right on the river, this chic and relaxed brasserie is an excellent shout if you're looking for good food and a great atmosphere in the city. Fronting a hearty selection of classic British dishes Browns are offering diners a menu bustling with fresh seafood plates and tasty brunch dishes, served within their foliage-decked dining area, or on their waterfront terrace.

Three Guineas

50 user reviews 4

When it comes to getting your fill of classic comfort eats, there's no better spot than the Three Guineas. Home to pies, burgers, all-day breakfasts and fish and chips, they're doing all those traditional dishes with finesse, and pairing them with a slap-up selection of ales and ciders to boot.

Slug and Lettuce Reading

82 user reviews 4

Offering everything from hearty burgers to twee afternoon teas, the Slug & Lettuce is a city mainstay that serves up delicious plates of food every day of the week. Head in for their seasonal salads, vegan curries and classic British dishes, but stay for the two-for-one cocktails.

Pho Reading

90 user reviews 5

Specialising in Vietnamese pho, this King's Walk eatery is one of a kind in that a quarter of its dishes are vegan and almost all are gluten free. Dig into some moreish plates of delicious curry, salads and their trademark noodle soups, washed down with signature cocktails or a fresh fruit juice.

Smash Reading

232 user reviews 4

As if four Olympic-grade ping pong tables weren't enough, Smash is also no stranger to a good meal. Between rounds you can find yourself chowing down on their excellent selection of pizzas from classic margherita and spicy pepperoni, to meat feasts and calzones bursting with kale, broccoli and goats cheese.

Honest Burgers Reading

39 user reviews 5

A bustling burger joint in the heart of the city, Honest Burgers have made their name by churning out some of the best patties in Reading. Alongside their regular selection of juicy buns and sides, you can also find their Reading special that sees moist jerk chicken thigh paired with bacon, cheese, mango slaw and Calypso Fusion sauce.

The Reading Room is a swish drinking and dining destination within The Rosegate Reading. Join them for a meal and you can sink your teeth into a plethora of delicious dishes from Executive Head Chef Rajesh Maharjan, whose menu is sure to win you over.