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Downshire Way, Bracknell RG12 7AA, England
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here on our way back fr Gatwick airport on a cold autumn evening. We were greeted by a lovely maitre de who saw us to our table. Our waitress Jess was a very friendly young lady. Both of these ladies are a credit to the Downshire Arms /Beefeater. We opted for the evening 2 courses... More 

Thank Sakers
Essex, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant was really busy we had booked a table but only had an hour before we had to rush off. We explained our predicament to Charlotte who said she would look after us. Without rushing we enjoyed a delicious meal and dessert. We left on time and it was the start to a fabulous evening. Terrific value for money.... More 

Thank 922foodfan
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant was empty apart from two other tables, such a shame. Food was much better than normal, really enjoyed it.

Thank JanetB047
Crowthorne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice lunch with friends, nice food, great staff especially Tina Avery would recommend. Also enjoy breakfast at The Downshire.

Thank AmandaLCP
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We come every week for the breakfast. Served by Ann and vicky mainly, service is second to none. We actually stopped going to weather spoons because it's fresh and eat as much as you like at beefeater. I Would pay 8.99 ten times over for a fresh Cooked brekkie rather than a cold brekkie at 4.99. Top score ladies, well... More 

Thank Victor B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for early tea. Restaurant very quite but had to wait to be seated. Took a while for main course to arrive. We only ordered main course. Been few times before service has gone down.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Bracknell, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Where are the staff in this place seriously, have given this place a few more chances every time staff aren't around waited a good 20 minutes to find someone to pay! Absolutely shocking! Foods ok. Really need to up the service in this place!!! Did on one occasion have a lovely waitress called Charlotte! Very helpful and on the ball... More 

Thank livi1999
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Great staff and a new winter menu which offers a much better variety than previously - vouchers available for up to 40% off until Oct 16 - new seabass dish lovely and under 500 calories! BF Gateaux wonderful!!

Thank ReggieKesha
Bristol, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Staff are the highlight of this place - friendly and courteous. Carpets around food service area need attention! Why not extend the stone effect floor - much more practical. Food was average. Lasagne was gloopy and the salad returned as dried up. Alternative was offered but refused. Salty apple crumble was nice though lost its crispness in the re-heating process.... More 

Thank Poppie-Red2
London, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

When we arrived we were greeted by a friendly host and shown to our table straight away. We also had a very friendly, courteous waiter. The food was ok. My boyfriend had gammon which was nice and he said he would eat it again. My stepdaughter had the mixed grill which she did enjoy, apart from she asked for her... More 

Thank Mandy B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 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
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Downshire Way, Bracknell RG12 7AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Bracknell
  • Phone Number: 441344423585

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?