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The Winning Hand

Bath Road | Beenham, Reading RG7 5JB, England
0118 930 2472
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Ranked #19 of 466 Restaurants in Reading
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Milan, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

I have been visiting the Winning Hand quite frequently over the last 6 years and never been dissapointed. Staff is friendly, service is swift and above all the food has allways been great.

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A 50th birthday celebration of a friend afforded me the second opportunity to visit this restaurant in the past couple of months or so. Once again I was impressed with the way they provide affordable quality food in a timely efficient manner catering on both occasions for a group in the region of 18 - 20 people at a time.... More

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Newbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

We couldn't praise the restaurant more. The ambience, price, service and the quality of food was excellent. Made it an excellent evening.

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Our monthly supper club had dinner here last night. The food for twenty of us was served promptly, perfectly cooked and it was delicious. Wine prices were very reasonable. Definitely worth a visit.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Asked for a small glass of house red ... The reply was that they were far too busy to pour out small measures!... Generally surly service but good value pub food

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Reading, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

One of those places you pass and say I will call in one day. and we did! and what a lovely evening we had. the food was good value, presented lovely and the staff friendly. We will be back.

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Thatcham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

I arranged for Saturday a social dinner for our walking group. Booked in advance and was allowed to have up to 20 attending without pre-ordering the menu choice which was very useful since it spared me the organisation. Obviously if you plan to do this it is worth checking the individual circumstances since this is not normally the norm in... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

After spotting the good reviews on TripAdvisor we decided to give it a go for family meal out. What a lovely surprise! Staff were super friendly and attentive. Food arrived very promptly and was fresh and delicious. £70 for the 3 of us including a bottle of wine was very reasonable compared to the nearby equivalent. We'll be back soon!

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We had a mixture of alacarte and set menus, all courses were beautifully cooked and presented, Service was efficent and friendly. Will definitely be back.

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41 reviews 41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014 via mobile

We had the two course £10.95 lunch deal today. All three of us had different main courses, which were all nice. The lemon tart and waffles were very well presented and tasty. Friendly staff.

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