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The Oracle

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Great day shopping

A good variety of shops over 2 floors. 2 entrances to the mall one off the high street and one... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2018
TopTravelerUK
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Southampton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Excellent dining choice

My husband and I walked around the shopping area for a bit, stores are alright, but the eating... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KARINkorkaz
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Over 80 stores, 30 Bars, Cafes & Restaurants. Riverside Dining. Vue Cinema.
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Management Suite Riverside Level The Oracle Centre, Reading RG1 2AG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I walked around the shopping area for a bit, stores are alright, but the eating experience at the Greek restaurant was very pleasant.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank KARINkorkaz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Left car for a valet and came back to find property stolen. Made them aware and they've been useless. Avoid.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ClairelouiseandJames
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today I was waiting on the footbridge outside of the main shopping area (outside of the clearly designated NO DOG ZONE) when a security guard came and asked how I was, I asked him how he was, and told him I was waiting for my...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank AndyElDiablo
Reviewed February 9, 2019

The Oracle is a great shopping centre. However they host an appalling car wash facility. Their standards are very poor. I recently had the ‘Gold’ standard clean for my car. The bodywork not done well with marks and dirt left on the paintwork. The interior...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stephen H
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

5 star shopping centre. All shops in here you need to renew your clothing.You will definitely find what you need!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Attila B
Reviewed January 1, 2019

This mall is the perfect one stop shopping precinct. They have a huge selection of different High Street shops, enough to please any discerning shopper. They also have a great selection of places to eat on the river. What makes it so easy to shop...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

The Oracle shopping centre is a modern centre built around reading’s canal and riverside system. Just off junctions 10 & 11 of the M4, can get extremely busy trying to get there at peak times. The shopping centre backs on to the High Street with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KulHKJ
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

A good variety of shops over 2 floors. 2 entrances to the mall one off the high street and one which goes out by the canal. There is a few places to eat inside but the better places are outside. It is a good shopping...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TopTravelerUK
Reviewed November 16, 2018

What a great place to visit. The choice of shops , restaurants and pubs is really impressing. Spend all day with happy wife who was somewhere shopping when I was sipping coffee in Tamp place. recommended

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank derek c
Reviewed November 11, 2018

We did some pre-Xmas shopping at the Oracle on a Saturday. Parking was a breeze, the Oracle itself was clean and had so many different outlets it was a pleasure to visit. Would return for sure. Spent 4 hours here !!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Eman F
September 15, 2017|
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Response from The_Oracle_Reading | Property representative |
Hi Eman, there isn't one in The Oracle. It's on the high street near to our Broad Street entrance.
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rainbownash3
May 31, 2016|
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Response from The_Oracle_Reading | Property representative |
Hello, apologies for the delay. As a centre rule dogs are not permitted in the centre or on The Riverside.
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