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Downshire Way, Bracknell RG12 7AA, England
+44 1344 423585
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Met 2 friends for lunch & was served by Tina Avery. We all enjoyed our meals & had a leisurely lunch. Service was excellent.

Thank margaretcasey2
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Menu as expected for a beefeater and service good - can wait in bar area if early and eat there too if you are not fussed about being in the restaurant

Thank ReggieKesha
Exmouth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I gave 4 stars due to the attentive and considerate waitress Tina, had it not been for Tina I would rate as 3 stars. I dined with my daughter and grandchildren. The high chairs are NOT suitable for 9 month old babies! Once baby had been fed - propped up by placing her jacket behind her as she was slipping... More 

1 Thank 763disgruntled
Norwich, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Away for business. Good menu and ambience. Well looked after by our server and the food was very nice

1 Thank Treenie438
Beverley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

Family of four were very hungry. We were staying at the premier in behind. Service good. Our waitress was lovely. Enjoyable meal.

1 Thank TeamRoss32
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Booked a table for 3 adults and 4 children for 6pm - service appalling took over 20mins to get a jug of water and 2hrs 15mins for our complete meal - not impressed with either the service or meal - had not been in the restaurant for a number of years and will notbe back again in a hurry

Thank Margaret C
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Called in on Sunday for meal at 18:30 and was told fully booked, yet I saw several free tables and I know you can eat in the bar. Just 2 of us also. I think they go down to small staffing levels at that "quiet" time of day and only take pre-booked.

Thank Art1948
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

My mother, sister and I arrived for lunch, just behind another couple and found the waiter/barman on a phone call. After waiting for some time, and receiving no apology for the wait, we were seated directly behind the reservation desk. I ordered a bottle of wine with him straight away and within 5 minutes another waitress arrived and asked if... More 

Thank tricia3000
Daventry, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Booked for a late lunch with daughter and granddaughter as we were in area for a family party. Good food and friendly service. Also ate there for breakfast the next day which was excellent with great service.

Thank pepacarer
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 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 

1 Thank Sakers

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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
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, 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: +44 1344 423585

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