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The Oracle

Address: Broad Street, Reading RG1 2AG, England
Phone Number: +44 118 965 9000
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Type: Shops, Malls, Shopping & Fashion
Owner description: Over 80 stores, 30 Bars, Cafes & Restaurants. Riverside Dining. Vue Cinema.
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Type: Shops, Malls, Shopping & Fashion
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Owner description: Over 80 stores, 30 Bars, Cafes & Restaurants. Riverside Dining. Vue Cinema.

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

I go to the oracle very often and the shops are fantastic. They have all good designer shops and also lots of great places to eat

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Bit hyped. Fantastic for food etc, but not that great for shopping. I have seen better malls in similar size towns/cities of England.

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49 reviews 49 reviews
20 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I'm impressed with the array of shops in and around here, there is just about everything you could possibly want... Very clean and accessible

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

All kinds of retail shops that you will find in your local high street, with some fashion store like Boss, Kiko Milana. On the River side are Some ok places to eat, although restaurant are expensive, look nice inside but food not worth the price - like the Italian food are noting more than pasta and tomato sauce. if you... More 

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Top Contributor
162 reviews 162 reviews
38 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We visited the Oracle centre for post Xmas sales. The choice of shops is great, and the crowds were not that I bad. Recommended.

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Basildon, United Kingdom
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354 reviews 354 reviews
88 attraction reviews
173 helpful votes 173 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Arrived for a Christmas meal with family from the wilds of Essex. Expected the parking at 1800 to be horrendous but found a space instantly. My annoyance was that most machines appeared to not accept cards not cash. Otherwise ok. Lifts aren't good they appear to have no proximity sensor on them as a family member nearly got squashed by... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Dropped my car into the Valeting service on Level 1 on Saturday, as had a family get together the following day and had no time to wash it myself. Decided to go for the Platinum valet, which included everything, washed and polished outside, glass polished inside and out, hoovered and valeter inside, door shuts cleaned, and tar removal (the reason... More 

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Warfield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

Having being ripped off for the third time I'm now going to take action , firstly you spend a good long time looking for parking when you finally find it you battle to get a lift that has space in it. We travel often with our son who is 15 months old , and spend Aprox 15 minutes waiting for... More 

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89 reviews 89 reviews
24 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

A good selection of shops and eateries for most budgets, inside and outside with riverside dining well worth a visit

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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

In this modern shopping centre you can get a meal in one of the restaurant by the river, going to the cinema and spend your time doing shopping just staying in the heart of the city

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