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Great little bar with some really good music acts. Very welcoming staff and locals. Highly... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Hazel I
Frimley Green, United Kingdom
Genuine Neighbourhood Locals Bar

My wife & I visit the Junction every week. If you like smart, plastic places, avoid. This bar is a... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
Warfield, United Kingdom
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3 Jan 2018
21 Oct 2016
“Genuine Neighbourhood Locals Bar”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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231 London Road, Reading RG1 3NY, England
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Great little bar with some really good music acts. Very welcoming staff and locals. Highly recommended

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Hazel I
Reviewed 21 October 2016

My wife & I visit the Junction every week. If you like smart, plastic places, avoid. This bar is a little grungy, quirky and full of character (and characters). The locals and staff are all really friendly and welcoming. Tony, the manager is particularly awesome...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank WayneA950
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Love this pub tiny and Turkish run. Great atmosphere and the sort of place you want to gaze around in. All walks of people and very friendly. It doesn't look like a bar from outside though just another shop in the parade

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank djk212
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

So I was looking up the opening times and saw UTJ on here and thought it deserves more than the current 2 reviews. It's a fun, casual, quirky place with friendly customers & staff. It is not glamorous but if you want to try something...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Sam T
Reviewed 7 September 2015

The type of place where its intimate enough that everyone just mixes and chats. There is a jukebox where you can put on pretty much any tune that you could want. Great atmosphere, and the manager Tony is awesome, great bloke. Been going there since...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Gemzy1985
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I have been visiting the Up The Junction bar for over a decade - since I first moved to Reading. It has always been a great venue for a night out but at the moment it is absolutely fantastic. In my opinion, it is one...More

Date of experience: August 2015
4  Thank Rob O
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