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The Queens Head

Southend Road | Bradfield, Reading RG7 6EY, England
+44 118 974 4990
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
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9:30 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Southend Road | Bradfield, Reading RG7 6EY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely village pub with brilliant Landlords and staff. The food is amazing !! We are a family of 5 with lots of dietary requirements and there is plenty on the menu/specials menu for everyone . Fantastic kids menu and plenty of choice for vegetarians and...More

Thank Charly P
Frances B, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Charly, thank you so much for your kind review, and we are glad that you and your family enjoy coming to our pub. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed August 19, 2018

The fish platter sharing starter was good. The main meals were o.k. but weren't out of the ordinary. They had 2 specials which 2 of party ordered only to find that 3/4 of an hour after ordering and after the starter ( even though we...More

Thank Kate L
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

I have seen this place change hands a number of times over the years and it’s had it’s good and bad times but the Landlords have definitely nailed it here now and is a joy to visit. A lovely village feel but always welcoming to...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2018

Had a meal in the Queens Head on Sunday evening. 6 in the party including 2 from Austria. The meal was excellent and the Boatman's Platter was outstanding. Excellent service, excellent food and great value for money. A very friendly atmosphere. Our Austrian friends were...More

Thank docmartin2015
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Worth driving from Cheltenham to eat the fabulous Pie and Mash. Highly recommend for Sunday lunch as well, pity it's not nearer Cheltenham but will be going again soon.

Thank dcsaunders
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff and great food. Serves vegetarian and a couple of vegan options. Outside seating and small playground. Will definitely be back.

Thank gosport_UKLiz
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

Living locally we thought we would give it a try, the baguettes we ordered were good but also ordered a portion of chips each, these came as a soggy, greasy mess. When I pointed this out when I returned the plates and chips I just...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Lovely lunch with my girls while sitting in the sun. Very good selection of food, particularly for vegetarians so eldest daughter was happy. Good quality food and very good value too. Friendly atmosphere and good banter with the staff and customers.

Thank Nigel M
Frances B, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Thank you Nigel for your kind review and we look forward to seeing you again soon 😃

Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

Great lunch today at our local village pub. The new boatman’s platter a great addition to the menu and the roast chicken salad great for the summer. Frances and Arran are certainly offering some excellent food on their menu. We rarely miss the Friday special...More

Thank Darren B
Frances B, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2018

Hi Darren, thanks for your kind review. We are so glad that we can offer you what you want in your local pub, and we look forward to welcoming you and your family many more times to come 😃

Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful pub that's a bit off the beaten track but well worth seeking out. Had a fantastic meal with my girlfriend who is vegetarian and her daughter who is vegan. Very refreshing to see a pub that has a great choice and caters...More

Thank Vince G
Frances B, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2018

Hi Vince, thank you for your kind review, and we are glad that you enjoyed your visit to The Queens Head. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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September 7, 2018|
Response from Frances B | Property representative |
Hi, yes indeed! We are extremely dog friendly with biscuits and water available for your hounds on arrival.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Southend Road | Bradfield, Reading RG7 6EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 974 4990
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Traditional country pub offering home cooked food sourced from local ingredients. Dog friendly and children friendly.
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