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The Star Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Newbury Road, Newbury RG20 4SY, England
+44 1635 296241
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible17%
Travelers talk about
“pastry” (6 reviews)
“cheesecake” (6 reviews)
“burgers” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Newbury Road, Newbury RG20 4SY, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have eaten at this pub a few times and overall the service and food have been good. They offer a good quality roast dinner, good for friends and family groups. Relaxed atmosphere and good for kids.

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and four friends met for an evening meal and, upon arrival, ordered our food and drinks. After 45 minutes of waiting, we asked when we could expect our starters to be told by the waiter that 'there's been a glitch in the system'(?!?!) and...More

Thank Rhys_J83
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on our way to the docks and arranged to meet friends for lunch as we had eaten here before. The restaurant was quiet but a fire was lit by our table and we enjoyed our meal.

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really disappointed with the service received on our visit on 6th January. Left waiting for over an hour to take an order and then that between courses. Drinks orders slow and when chased a rather stroppy waitress tells me there is only one bar man...More

Thank Nicky M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a Sunday night and it was very quiet, not busy at all. The manager told us to find our own table and sit where we liked. He gave us some menus and said he would be back to take our drinks orders....More

Thank Madeline L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went with 4 other family members for New Years Eve, how dismall the place looked no hint of new year,don't know what happened to entertainment random background music playing that was it. One party member had to send back cold soup my main wasn't...More

Thank linda r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely open fires, laid back atmosphere and a great lunch. Thanks We will be back the next time we are in the area.

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were very welcoming , especially the gentleman running it at the time. The food was good, the fire lit so very warm and cosy. The Star has had many people in charge over the years, some good some bad but the gentleman in...More

Thank alibroom
General Manager A, Manager at The Star Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank for taking time to leave feedback. It would seem your feedback is all positive however accompanied by a 1 star rating. If this was done in error could you please change it. Best wishes and Happy New Year Star Inn Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having lived in the area for many years and still having family local, The Star had always been a place to go for a good, reasonably priced meal. What the hell happened on Christmas Day?!?!?!?! You got greedy and took way to many bookings to...More

2  Thank Oliver H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has so much potential. The food was cooked at a above average standard and the flavours were good. There were a few hiccups during our visit with waiting on food and not having a few things on the menu (possibly due to a...More

Thank basingstokebomber
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newbury Road, Newbury RG20 4SY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1635 296241
Embracing the rural charm of its tranquil, scenic setting, The Star Inn offers a modern twist on traditional country pub dining. As well as offering a beer garden for enjoying summertime dining, the cosy dining room is filled with rustic original features and toasty fires for warming winter dining. Championing favourite British recipes, guests can enjoy evenings devoted to the inn's freshly-baked pies, as well as gourmet roast dinners and seasonal cocktail mixes.
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