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The Running Horse

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English, Pub
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London Road, Bracknell RG12 2UJ, England
01344 425215
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating

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Visitor rating
  • 13
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Busy Sunday night

Met some family at the pub on on sundy for a few drinks packet bar restaurant with only 2 on the bar and one girl running food with other staff just poping in just to ask questions then went. Very poor customer service, no hello be with you soon or sorry for long wait. Will not be going back.

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 28, 2015
billybob24
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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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  • Families with children
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69 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

Things have definitely improved here recently. My roast was amazing for the price. It's a good place for a basic value for money family meal.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

I think that the running horse is a really good place to go and meet up with friends or family. Great atmosphere and lovely food that you can actually afford. I hope that I will have the chance to go back there again and I would definitely recommend

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

This is my second visit...18th. April. Ordered stake ect n drink. Bar staff and the serving staff are very pleasant and helpful. The food is very good/tasty and good potions. I will recommend this restaurant to all. The price is very reasonable followed by good service and tasty food . I hope to visit again, very soon.

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Walton-on-the-Naze, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Having looked at previous reviewers comments ,only after we visited this place, I must assume that something has changed here ,or I would not have stopped here. Food was tthe fare you would expect at a Hungry Horse . A big plateful ,it was well cooked and service was prompt and polite The place was clean and gets a five... More 

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Met some family at the pub on on sundy for a few drinks packet bar restaurant with only 2 on the bar and one girl running food with other staff just poping in just to ask questions then went. Very poor customer service, no hello be with you soon or sorry for long wait. Will not be going back.

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Ascot, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

This is one of the worst places I have even eaten. The table was dirty and sticky, it had obviously not been cleaned for a while. The cutlery was dirty and had bits of food still left on it. The service was slow as we waited over 30 mins for food. When the food eventually came it was cold and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014 via mobile

I have visited this establishment on a number of occasions and have enjoyed it each time! The food is always nice and there is a huge selection, so something for everyone! Atmosphere always seems to be lively buy maybe be wary of bad language etc especially at the weekends of bringing family or younger children!

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Northumberland
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We chose the Running Horse as it is child-friendly, and we had our 2 year old grandson with us. As part of the Hungry Horse chain the menu is pretty standard, and again child friendly., We made the mistake of going when live football was being screened, so it was hardly suitable for a quiet meal. However, there were plenty... More 

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Ascot, United Kingdom
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23 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Its a large pub which serves large portions of low cost / average food. Surfaces are tacky, and staff are mildly interested in serving you.. The massive portions of food is served quite quickly and is edible but the chip oil needs changing etc. Its a very average experience and could do with a lot of TLC before this venue... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Me and my family went for a meal on Saturday and we got greeted by very miserable staff that looked like they didn't want to be there. We sat down and had a look at the menu which was sticky and the table was dirty and sticky to. After deciding what we would have to eat we approach the bar... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: London Road, Bracknell RG12 2UJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Bracknell
  • Phone Number: 01344 425215

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 26
  • Cuisine: English, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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