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The Crown Inn

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Church Street | Berkshire, Theale, Reading RG7 5BT, England
+44 118 930 2310
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1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, staff always make u feel welcome, food is amazing, service os always great. Portions massive. Thank u

Thank Rachel R
Oxford, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We come here regularly for lunch from work and quite often bring customers. It's good pub fare and Greg and Dawn are very friendly and accommodating. The skewers are good as are the portions! I personally like the chicken Caesar salad. In the summer the decking and the garden is the best in Theale. Give it a try.....

Thank LinChaloner
1 review
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

I recently entertained business associates here for lunch for quite honestly a great experience ? Very pleasant and friendly staff , very efficient service and an overall very pleasant experience

Thank Martin W
Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Great place to relax and enjoy a wine, with friends and colleagues, I go there all the time and always leave happy! Really enjoy the chicken skewers and they do great baguettes.

Thank custardtart57
Theale, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for food and a pint after work, bar staff very attentive and friendly. My order came out very shortly after sitting down to a pint. Beer battered fish fingers tasted great. ***** Definitely visit again soon.

Thank Sean B
Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed March 17, 2017

There were 11 of us, we all ordered and paid together. 3 of us didn't get our meal, the waitress came out saying it had been forgotten and the were unable to provide us with the original order (Fish & Chips) as they had run out of fish by then! She was extremely rude and unapologetically for their mistake. 1... More 

Thank redflowerbr
Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Great pub, great staff, great beer and cider selection and excellent food always served quickly. Varied menu and portions are very generous. The Crown has an excellent cook!

Thank bassman2017
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
83 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

My company comes to this pub en masse every Friday as we are local. Several co-workers also visit during the week. Staff is fantastic at the pub and the food is great. The chicken Cajun burger is the best around and the lamb stew is fantastic, according to my colleagues. I stick with the cheesy fries and most go for... More 

Thank Emer T
Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed March 10, 2017

The staff are so friendly and welcoming, always happy and helpful. Great Pinot!! Good prices and atmosphere, the food is outstanding. Love it and wouldn't go anywhere else!

Thank donnawright1984
Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

Dawn and Gregg and all the staff are absolutely brilliant also make you feel welcome would recommend highly

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street | Berkshire, Theale, Reading RG7 5BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading  >  Theale
  • Phone Number: +44 118 930 2310

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