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The Newbury

137 Bartholomew Street | Newbury, Newbury RG14 5HB, England
+44 1635 49000
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“sunday roast” (34 reviews)
“burger” (51 reviews)
“beef” (33 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
137 Bartholomew Street | Newbury, Newbury RG14 5HB, England
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1 - 10 of 791 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Difficult one to write as I’m sure this is not normally the case but as my first experience with them I have to be honest. Table was booked for 7.45 but our order wasn’t taken for 1 hour..... there were a couple of parties in...More

1  Thank Donna P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was very good, but came out a bit slow for a weekday evening. There were 12 of us, but the restaurant wasn't full. I've been for dinner at The Newbury a few times over the past few years, and often they have a...More

1  Thank Alice D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous place with a great atmosphere! We went for drinks on Saturday with friends as there was a dj playing in the terrace area. Fantastic night lots of prosecco and great cocktails. Staff very attentive and Karlos was very welcoming and helpful with all requests....More

2  Thank mariej0nes81
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there for some pints. The staff was very helpful to choose the drinks. Very nice atmosphere. The decor was outstanding.

2  Thank AnnHSweden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a party of 9 (5 adults and 4 children) who were out for a family lunch. The food was no better than average with a tiny dish of vegetables for the 5 adults and the meats well enough cooked but not in any...More

Thank sean c
TheNewbury, Owner at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sean, Your comment of "not as good as it thinks it is" sounds a little spiteful and unnecessary to me. Here at The Newbury we definitely don't try to be something we are not. We are an independent business and our multiple awards and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Table for 5 on Fathers Day. Should be simple. Introduced ourselves and ordered drinks from the bar. And waited. Eventually got the attention of a staff member who got ‘the person in charge’ and we were shown to a table. Where we waited. Eventually got...More

Thank Threep53
TheNewbury, Owner at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, I would thank you for your feedback, however it seems you have reviewed the wrong place. I have checked all our bookings for that day as we were fully booked and we didn't have a table of 5 booked in, as we were...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've dined a few times at the Newbury and always had a great experience. The food is consistently good and they change the menu regularly ensuring that it's always seasonal - and delicious!! Their Sunday roast is excellent and I can thoroughly recommend the sharing...More

1  Thank Inglesa_SG
TheNewbury, Owner at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Here at The Newbury we really appreciate all our customer's feedback and we are very pleased to hear you visit us on the regular basis and enjoy the food and the atmosphere we provide. We would like to Thank You for your feedback...More

Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Love this place! We went for drinks on a Saturday night but the food looked amazing. Upstairs is a great bar with a DJ and great atmosphere. Staff really friendly and service was quick which given how busy it is was impressive. If the music...More

3  Thank MonkeyLewis
TheNewbury, Owner at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lewis, Here at The Newbury we really appreciate all our customer's feedback and we are very pleased to hear you have enjoyed your time with us. We would like to Thank You for your feedback and taking the time to write this review. We...More

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Beers on tap were brilliant, food was fantastic and the recommended food pairing wine was beautiful! All in all an excellent place that I will definitely be coming back to again. Thanks again to all the staff who were knowledgable and attentive - I’ll be...More

3  Thank domf1
TheNewbury, Owner at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dom, Here at The Newbury we really appreciate all our customer's feedback and we are very pleased to hear you have enjoyed the food and drinks selection on offer. We would like to Thank You for your feedback and taking the time to write...More

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

OMG the most amazing meal with friends & family. The Sunday roasts were simply stunning, lots of meat, veg and all very tasty. Plus the cauliflower cheese was awesome!!! Everyone had a great meal. My boyfriend has specific diet requirements and the head chef came...More

2  Thank hanyawalker
TheNewbury, Owner at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Hanya, Here at The Newbury we really appreciate all our customer's feedback and we are very pleased to hear You and your family, and friends have enjoyed the food and had lovely time. We would like to Thank You for your feedback and taking...More

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pdcs4
July 11, 2017|
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Response from michaelhodgson21 | Reviewed this property |
hiya.. there is a car park about 100m down the road
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Kimuly
November 8, 2016|
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Response from TheNewbury | Property representative |
Good evening Kimuly, If you would be kind enough to send an email across we would be more than happy to send you across a copy of our menus and discuss and dietary requirements you may have. Best wishes, The Newbury
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20 - $79
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Bartholomew Street | Newbury, Newbury RG14 5HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1635 49000
  • E-mail
Description
The Newbury is a stylish and unique Gastropub in the heart of Newbury town centre. The food is made fresh on site from locally sourced artisan produce. The drinks offering features a carefully selected wine list through to local real ales, lagers and high end spirits. Open seven days a week for lunch and dinner as well as a great brunch menu at the weekend, The Newbury caters for those looking for a real dining experience as well as for customers who just fancy a light bite - with the open kitchen as the focal point of the establishment. The pub has a warm welcoming feel with a spacious bar area, relaxing lounge area, separate dining area, private dinning rooms, state of the art multimedia meeting rooms, upstairs cocktail bar and also a spacious roof terrace where we can cater for parties of all sizes. Have a walk round, absorb the vibrant atmosphere. Discover our chef's table and our deli dresser with homemade piccalilli, sauces and bread baked fresh daily.
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