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High Street, Egham TW20 9HP, England
01784432344
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Ranked #12 of 43 Restaurants in Egham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $47
Cuisines: Contemporary, International, Brasserie, Bistro
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Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: It���s hard to believe that Bar 163 has been in Egham since 1984. More than twenty years on, 163 looks and feels as fresh as ever and continues to attract a varied crowd of young and not so young, professionals and students alike. Originally a bar with food the menu has become so popular over the years that we can safely call Bar 163 a restaurant ��� the Mediterranean inspired dishes have a real taste of summer, exactly what you���ll be after if you find yourself lucky enough to nab a table in the relaxing secret garden. But despite the food the relaxed, lively bar vibe remains, making this Egham���s most well loved venue.
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English first
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 NEW

A group of us went here from work for a leaving do. I have eaten here a number of times before, but this time the service was very slow and the food wasn't as tasty as I remembered. It's a shame, because the place has a nice ambience and an interesting menu.

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Truro, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Excellent place for good food, coffee and breakfast. The atmosphere was great with a lovely log burner. They offer a very comprehensive breakfast menu with classy options. The freshly squeezed orange juice is to die for. Staff and service is efficient and well organised. Open all day until midnight. Well worth a visit.

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London
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

I visited here with my family for my mum's birthday. Booking was simple and I was able to choose my preferred table. On the night the food was excellent. I have been dining here on and off for ten years and on this occasion the food was the best I have experienced. Everybody in the group commented on the quality,... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I've eaten here a couple of times. The food has always been average stuff that I could have easily cooked at home for a much lower price. The wines were never great and they never offered to open them at my table and also did not allow us to taste the wine beforehand. The staff have never been very friendly... More

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rich163, Owner at Bar 163, responded to this review

Well you're back again. Having had your previous slanderous review removed which claimed we constantly popped out to buy our wine from Tesco and then overcharge, now it seems they're simply just not good enough for such a connoisseur, strange as all come from high end London wholesalers who scour the world for quality, perhaps your sophisticated taste just doesn't... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

One of the better choices in Egham. Always one of our standbys when we are looking for a pleasant meal at a reasonable price. There is always something creative with the entree selection. Their menu is refreshed frequently. The staff is always friendly and great to offer suggestions.

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Paris, France
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This is a nice restaurant/pub in the High Street of Egham. We've been several times for lunch as well as for dinner and we have always had good food in a nice atmosphere. Staff is always friendly and there is a good choice of salads, meat/fish and veggie dishes. I would book a table beforehand if you're with a group... More

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Met a friend for a girlie lunch & catch up and this was just perfect. Whilst a limited menu, we were both happy with our selection, one of mussles and the other sausage & mash. Service very good, not rushed. Prices very resonable and nice vibe in the restaurant, albeit a little tired in decor. Would revisit for lunch, but... More

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This place is ok, a little be overprice , the cocktails are ok! Avoid if you have a small kids this place is not child-friendly but they are pet friendly

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Ascot, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Me and my wife had popped into Bar 163 for a quick drink, but ended up staying for a bottle rather than a glass! We were greeted warmly by a young blonde waitress, and sat on a lovely corner table. When we told her we only wanted a drink, fearing it was solely a restaurant and we would be turned... More

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6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Stopped in Egham for a light snack Early lunchtime on a Saturday. My husband had been once before & liked it. My choice went to scallops on pea purée. We didn't have to wait very long. The dish was nicely presented and...delicious!!! Tasty, fleshy, well seasoned and tender scallops. Small but soo good. The place itself is a new old... More

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Additional Information about Bar 163

Address: High Street, Egham TW20 9HP, England
Phone Number: 01784432344
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Egham
Average Prices: USD 16 - 47
Cuisine: Contemporary, International, Brasserie, Bistro

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