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The Running Horse

London Road, Bracknell RG12 2UJ, England
01344 425215
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Ranked #46 of 71 Restaurants in Bracknell
Price range: $10 - $26
Cuisines: English
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
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English first
south staffs
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We stopped on a Saturday evening after visiting Legoland. The prices were reasonable but the quality of food was not good everything tasted & looked like a ready meal from a supermarket & my meal of chicken breast was almost cold. We defiantly wouldn't go back for food maybe a drink as there seemed to be quite a few people... More

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2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

To be fair to them the food was good but the baguette was small not placed well cut up chicken just slipped on it without cut up lettuce, the chicken was dry which although it was £4 I could of brought better from the local supermarket. The bucket with all the knife and forks in wasn't very clean form had... More

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England
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I have eaten at this pub several times and have found it very basic. This time I found it was terrible, the seats were dirty and the menus sticky. However we ordered our meals and bought drinks, the glasses didn't look very clean but it wasn't until I had drunk over half of my drink that I saw there was... More

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Bracknell, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I went for lunch shortly after the refurb. To say we were underwhelmed would be an understatement. We sat at a table to look at the menu and we stuck to the table top as it was so sticky so we moved but alas that one was sticky too. The food came out over done and it... More

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

This is my local restaurant normally friendly but today I was disgusted ordered the half chicken and rice with Tabasco sauce chicken came out it was a plate full of skin fat and bones no chicken I had 2 wishbones in there and ALOT of odd end scraps n bones looked vile nearly chocked because the amount of bones all... More

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Went to visit my sister in law and we all decided to got the Running Horse for a meal. My wife chose the Sunday roast, I had the 10oz sizzling sirloin with all the trimmings and my sister in law had the steak & ale pie. Ordering was very easy and the food came up fairly quickly. It was all... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I use the Runner for beers and to watch the footie. I have had food in here but it is very very hit an miss, depends who's working and if they can be bothered! As a drinking place it is good and good value for money with pints starting at £1.99 so one of the cheapest in the area. It... More

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Essex
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The actual pub is large and spacious but this seems to allow for parents to let their children run amok and play with the numerous machines that will give them a toy. The fixtures and fittings were a little tired, but the staff were efficient and friendly. I guess the price reflected the food and for a meal for two... More

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Bracknell
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I am not usually a fan of this kind of chain restaurant, but two friends and I wanted somewhere reasonable for an early evening midweek meal and thought we would give this one a try. The menu is extensive and extremely reasonable, the most expensive thing on there was a 20 oz steak at £13.99. I had the smothered chicken... More

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England
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37 reviews 37 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

First off, it is worth remembering that Hungry Horse food chains are not intended to be formal, upper class dining experiences. They pride themselves in providing great food at very reasonable prices. That is exactly what they provide. We had the starter, main course and desert and left very full, which tells us that they have done their job properly.... More

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