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The Southcote Beefeater

Southcote Lane | Southcote, Reading RG30 3AB, England
+44 118 957 2685
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“prawn cocktail” (12 reviews)
“fillet steak” (10 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Southcote Lane | Southcote, Reading RG30 3AB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Partner, Step daughter and her boyfriend and I went for a family Sunday lunch out together here last week. The service was impeccable friendly and fast. Tables were clean and seats comfortable. I had a low calorie Teriaky grilled salmon on a bed of...More

Thank xanthe F
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Visited the reading branch on Monday 16th as a last minute decision to go out and we had an excellent meal we like our steak rare and it was cooked to perfection we had jacket potato and veg as our diets do not allow chips...More

Thank Valerie C
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

The food is always good the unlimited fries is a good hit with me ... ive eaten at a few beef eaters and this one obviously has a chef that can cook ...

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

To be honest I didn’t have high expectations but i was pleasantly surprised and the food quality. The price was excellent and we had a 40% off main meal voucher we could use also. The service was a little slow but they were busy given...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Visited for a family lunch. Fantastic service, really welcoming, lots of choice on the menu for adults and children, would definitely visit again.

Thank Sally A
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Visited on the off chance on a cold snowy Sunday and found the place very busy. However the reception and bar staff were very helpful and accommodating and a table was cleared and cleaned in the bar area. Food really nice and served pretty quickly...More

Thank glennhillier
Reviewed March 17, 2018

My wife and I went there for the first time for a number of years and were pleasantly surprised. Friday night was pretty full, but we had booked a table and were taken straight there. Introduced to our waitress for the evening Linda.There is an...More

Thank GeoffKing_10
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

Visited on 14 March. Sebastian was our server, and he was great. Between us we had a bottle of Hardys Merlot which is reasonable at £12. Starters, beef bites were delicious, and the calamari was cooked just right. Mains, we had fillet steak with all...More

Thank royalsandreds
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

Went for a birthday meal. Was not looking forward to it as last time I was here my flat iron steak was so tough I could not even cut it with a steak knife. I chose fish and chips to be on the safe side...More

Thank Janet F
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

The manager was very attentive and patient with waiting for the rest of our party to arrive (v late). Whilst it was very hard to gain attention of other waiting staff, when we did receive service the waitress was genuinely friendly and helpful. I was...More

Thank Kirsty L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Southcote Lane | Southcote, Reading RG30 3AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 957 2685
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