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The Horse & Groom

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Bath Road | Hare Hatch, Twyford, Reading RG10 9SB, England
+44 118 940 3136
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 11:30 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Called in on the off chance , Car park was nearly full which is always a good sign . Ask if they had a table for four with no booking , the barman a very pleasant young man said "let me check " & within 5 minutes we were seated & looking at a menu that had a large choice... More 

Thank Tonyclacy
Twyford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Restaurant quality food in a pub. Good service in a great location. We love it because it's very comfortable.

Thank Billthedukr
Level Contributor
60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place .. had a lovely lunch with my husband.. service was great and very friendly and the food amazing. Well done and see you soon :)

Thank Choupe79
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second family meal at the Horse & Groom and it was as good second time round as on our first visit. We selected it as a convenient location for a family get together with the kids travelling from the Cotswolds and needing somewhere which was easily accessible by road and with ample parking ... and the Horse... More 

Thank broadside
Wokingham, United Kingdom
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319 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here today. Fish and chips were amazing. Massive portion and so fresh. Venison was amazing. Lovely chocolate brownie and fruit crumble. Freindly and happy staff. What a treat.

Thank mick b
Wokingham, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Generally I really like the Brunning & Price pubs - they offer a good selection of pub classics alongside more original dishes, are well run, and offer good value for money. On Sundays however the menu gets stripped down and traditional roasts added, so this time I decided to go with the roast chicken for one of the courses. What... More 

Thank Trafford34
Reading, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spur of the moment dinner. We hadn't booked but a nice table was found. Staff are brilliant. I've been to the Horse & Groom several times and the service is always superb. I had deep-fried brie with a pickled fennel and orange salad that was brilliant! Followed that with steak & ale pie. Piping hot and full of meat and... More 

Thank Colin M
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64 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Both my husband and I like this pub but feel its time for the menu to be changed.It would be refreshing if a few different things were added.Also if it is cold outside wrap up as it always seems to be cold.

1 Thank Zanna8
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148 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good pub food excellent choice of beers and wine plus good staff, what more would you want from your local.

Thank inclineski
Woodley, Berks
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for 8 quite last minute, luckily they managed to squeeze us in! We arrived early but our table was ready. We had a thoroughly enjoyable evening, at no time feeling rushed and were the last to leave. The service was great and they didn't do the usual 10% service charge which is a pet hate of... More 

Thank jacbee58

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 23
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bath Road | Hare Hatch, Twyford, Reading RG10 9SB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading  >  Twyford
  • Phone Number: +44 118 940 3136

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?