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Browns Brasserie & Bar - Reading

Oracle , Unit 5 Riverside Level, Reading, RG1 2AG

((((* British
Main course: £13
Food spend: £30
Opening hours
Sunday - Thursday: 09:00 - 23:00
Friday & Saturday: 09:00 - 24:00

Easy to book afternoon tea .

Sarah Martin 13 March 2017
from Reading

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Set in a historic city which boasts a 1,400-year heritage, a medieval monastery and 850 listed buildings, Browns Bar and Brasserie – Reading serves delicious European cuisine and signature cocktails in a friendly environment. With a lively bar area, Browns is just a short walk away from the Oracle shopping centre.

Spanning from breakfast through to lunch and dinner, the Browns menu offers all-day brasserie dining. Indulgent plats du jour and Sunday roasts are staple favourites, while sumptuous European flavours include lobster tagliatelle, the wild boar & chorizo burger, or steak pie with buttered mash and broad beans. A sophisticated children’s menu at Browns offers tempting favourites with a grown-up twist.

Showcasing a penchant for cocktails, the Browns bar offers an array of classic mixes, signature concoctions and thirst-quenching mocktails, as well as fine world wines, smoothies and creamy milkshakes. Enjoy Browns’ afternoon tea and cake accompanied freshly-roasted coffee from an independent supplier, or a warming pot of loose leaf tea.

Browns Brasserie & Bar - Reading is a 7-minute walk from Reading Rail Station.

Browns Brasserie & Bar - Reading

Oracle , Unit 5 Riverside Level, Reading, RG1 2AG

Contact +44 1189503137

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Customer reviews for Browns Brasserie & Bar - Reading

3.9 ((((* (based on 17 reviews)
88% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • lunch (8)
  • dinner (7)
  • afternoon tea (5)
  • large parties (5)
  • romantic (4)
  • business (2)
  • private dining (2)
  • value (2)
  • al fresco (1)
  • breakfast (1)
  • child friendly (1)
  • trendy (1)
  • views (1)
  • (((** 20 March 2017 by Walty Walton from Bracknell

    Friendly staff, lovely tea

  • ((((( 13 March 2017 by Sarah Martin from Reading

    Easy to book afternoon tea .

  • (((** 16 February 2017 by Stuart Hill from Reading

    The food was good, although the fish was a bit dry. My lamb was amazing. But the service lacked a bit of the personal touch.

  • (((** 25 October 2016 by Steve Smith from Warwick

    We had three good roast dinners but unfortunately the steak dinner was Luke warm and the sauce was cold
    Service was very good and we will go back

  • ((((( 15 October 2016 by Kirsten Shakeri from Reading

    Fantastic food and service. we had the £10.95 menu every dish was lovely. Lovely touch was the waitress realising my friends birthday , had her dessert plate decorated with Happy Birthday

  • ((((* 11 October 2016 by Stephen Dunn from Reading

    Nice eatery in reading, good food first class staff

  • ((((* 10 October 2016 by Giles Nicklin from West Sussex

    A nice bustling atmosphere, good food, good service and central location.

  • ((((* 23 July 2016 by Gillian from Manchester

    Good food, great wine selection, nice atmosphere. Service ok. But, they didn't honour the 25% discount promised on Bookatable.

  • (((** 26 May 2016 by Jessica Lo from Reading

    Service was generally good, apart from the fact we hadn't asked for the bill and this was brought to our table making us feel like we had to leave. Especially when we come here quite often and never had that.

  • ((((( 22 May 2016 by Michael Bell from Reading

    Danilo is an excellent, attentive waiter

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