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The Three Guineas

Station Approach, Reading RG1 1LY, England
+44 118 957 2743
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Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
Travelers talk about
“eggs benedict” (2 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
Station Approach, Reading RG1 1LY, England
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1 - 10 of 125 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to give this Fullers pub a try when I had some time to spare on my train connection at Reading. I was pleased to see the wide selection of real ales on offer (including DarkStar HopHead, a personal favourite) and also very impressed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank One_of_the_BOFs
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Great place with location. Try the Frontier beer, very smooth and good taste. It is just in the station and on the south exit.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RedSlaad
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

For those of you who like to drink quality herbal teas this place won't disappoint. The Coffee Hatch serves a whole array of Teapigs, £2.50 each.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank ReadingRunner
Reviewed October 27, 2018

this place is so much better since the refurb was completed a year or two ago - a mate said we should eat there before we were gettign a train to london the food - specifically burgers were excellent i also like the variety of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank martinfjlewis
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

I first came in because I had time to spare one day. Now it is a weekly thing. I come back for my favourite beer, Czech beer and gluten free. I also love the food. I came in today and found the menu had slightly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Heidi C
KimB6054, General Manager at The Three Guineas, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We are very happy to hear you come by regularly. We will make sure we keep the gluten friendly beer for you. Our chef has been working very hard on the new menu so he will be glad...More

Reviewed October 5, 2018

Stopped by for a drink and was pleasantly surprised. Nice atmosphere and a good choice of drinks. Toilets clean and staff efficient.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Y2673SYandym
KimB6054, General Manager at The Three Guineas, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Thank you for your review. It is very niceto hear that you like the pub and our range of drinks. Many Thanks Three Guineas Management Team

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The new refurb is excellent ..though beware it can get extremely busy when the weather is good.. The Manager is a good man and above all else for me consistently plays superb music. Not however a place to eat sadly.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 479clivem
KimB6054, General Manager at The Three Guineas, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Thanks for your review. We are very happy to hear you like the pub and the refurbishment. We have launched a new menu this week with our head chef, hopefully this will be more to your taste. Many Thanks Three Guineas Management Team

Reviewed September 21, 2018

I know tea is not the main offering at a pub but the tea served from the hatch into the station was beyond awful. Overpriced to as in a station. Will never go here again.More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Beveraldo
KimB6054, General Manager at The Three Guineas, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you for your review. I am very sorry to hear about your bad experience using our coffee hatch. We would like to hear more about your visit so we can properly look into this and address it. Would you be able to email us...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I met in this pub 5 years ago met up here every other weekend for a year as it was a long distance relationship we came back for our anniversary to find that it has totally changed for the worse. They have...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tracey D
KimB6054, General Manager at The Three Guineas, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you for your review. It's a shame to hear you don't like to refurbishment of the pub. We have put a lot of effort into make sure there are areas to suit everyone, from the bar area for drinks to the dining area and...More

Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

£14 for a pint of Peroni & a small bottle of Prosecco that you can buy in the the shop for £2.50...... they charged £8.75 for it!!!! Won’t go back purely because of the prices

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Leesylou63
Kim B, Owner at The Three Guineas, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thank you for your review. It's a shame to hear that you wouldn't come back again. Many Thanks Three Guineas Management Team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Approach, Reading RG1 1LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 957 2743
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Description
A pub ideally situated for those traveling through Reading Station, either as a meet up venue or a final destination.
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