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The Southcote Beefeater

) #151 of 488 Restaurants in Reading $$ - $$$ Steakhouse, , British
Southcote Lane | Southcote, Reading RG30 3AB, England
+44 118 957 2685
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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Closes in 28 min
6:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Southcote Lane | Southcote, Reading RG30 3AB, England
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11 - 20 of 277 reviews

Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

Husband chose haddock and chips these were ok however I chose linguine which tasted like heinz tin spaghetti for £9.99 I think this a staggering mark up for something from a tin costing £1. Service was very slow today, no one came to see if...More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

Today's visit was a lot better than my last. Today Jenny was hosting, as normal we had no booking but got in straight away. Sarah was working and was very jolly as normal. We where served by Thomas I think he is new but very...More

Thank Hillybil
Reviewed May 25, 2017

I enjoyed my dinner at Beefeaters. The stake was good but it did seem a bit overdone. They readily replaced my chips with vegetables when I asked them. Guy I had dinner with liked it so much, he went to another Beefeaters the next evening

Thank sundiverdb
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

Booked for a meal whilst visiting Reading . Staff were very efficient and every one enjoyed their food , Had a little wait but would prefer that so food was nice and hot when arrived . Will definitely visit again when in the area .

Thank petersmit
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Recommend book in advance - we didn't. Had dinner here 2 nights. First night prawn cocktail followed by steak/chips & burger/chips. Cooked perfectly for both of us (Steak med rare, Burger well done). Portions a good size. Second night they were much busier - had...More

Thank Anne M
Reviewed May 18, 2017

It was my son's birthday (17th) yesterday and he loves steak and so had asked to go to our local Beefeater. We had booked for 19.00 as he had a exam the following morning and we did not want to be too late. The restaurant...More

1  Thank Nigelblackwell1
Reviewed May 13, 2017

Organised my nan80th birthday there were 28 of us, and service was amazing, we were upstairs with a big area food and drink was amazing,service was on the point, we couldn't have asked for more, not one complaint.thank you to all the staff so friendly,helpful...More

Thank Sherrie S
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Loved it beef ribeye stake double cooked chips with side salad yummy I could eat every day. The staff are always friendly the older lady with the dark hair that's worked there for years is a credit to the place

Thank alanfoodsmasher
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

The food is alway spot in in here very tasty if u want a stake head here you won't be disappointed. The staff can't seem to do enough giving the kids balloons always keeping you topped up with drink . I had a beef wellington...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Great place to go with family and friends. Everyone is so nice. Great food and amazing service. I totally recommend. I go there a lot, and every time I'm served perfectly.

Thank 77mks77
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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
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
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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