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COSMO Reading

35 - 38 Friar Street, Reading, RG1 1DX

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  •  - Berkshire
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  •  - Berkshire
  •  - Berkshire
  •  - Berkshire
  •  - Berkshire
  •  - Berkshire
  •  - Berkshire
  •  - Berkshire
  •  - Berkshire
  •  - Berkshire
  •  - Berkshire
  •  - Berkshire
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  •  - Berkshire
Main course: £9
Food spend: £15

Lovely restaurant staff polite value for money plenty of choices

Christine 31 August 2018
from Basingstoke

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Bringing a globe-trotting menu to Berkshire, COSMO Reading presents a diverse buffet offering with recipes from Italy, Mexico, India, Japan, and more. Guests can watch the chefs at work in the open kitchen, and at various live cooking stations.

The COSMO menu offers dishes from around the world, freshly prepared using fresh ingredients. Amongst the eclectic list of cooking stations, find sushi, dim sum, teppanyaki and an Asian carvery, alongside a robata grill and an Indian tandoori and curry station. Other exciting options include a pizzeria and a dedicated seafood station.

Inspired by the 5-star hotels of the Far East, the décor at COSMO restaurant is as extravagant as the menus. Bottomless soft drinks are joined by a range of wines on the drinks menu, and the Belgian chocolate fountain is always a crowd-pleasing favourite.

A family-friendly favourite, COSMO in Reading is just 4 minutes’ walk from Reading Train Station.

COSMO Reading

35 - 38 Friar Street, Reading, RG1 1DX

Contact +44 1189595588

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Customer reviews for COSMO Reading

4.3 (((() (based on 172 reviews)
92% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (130)
  • large parties (99)
  • value (95)
  • lunch (86)
  • child friendly (84)
  • trendy (33)
  • private dining (19)
  • business (18)
  • entertainment (16)
  • romantic (11)
  • afternoon tea (10)
  • luxury (4)
  • al fresco (3)
  • breakfast (3)
  • views (3)
  • (((** 18 September 2018 by Amanda from Reading

    Great choice of food, catered for the whole group.

  • ((((* 13 September 2018 by Naresh from Reading

    Good variety of food all round great deserts bit pushy to get you out after 2hours if we had 2hrs from when we were seated as our table wasn't ready when we arrived

  • ((((* 31 August 2018 by Michele from Hillingdon

    We really enjoyed it the first time so we returned. The food we found on some dishes extra saltey this time.

  • ((((( 31 August 2018 by Christine from Basingstoke

    Lovely restaurant staff polite value for money plenty of choices

  • ((((( 18 August 2018 by Rohin from Reading

    Fantastic as always - bit frustrated at the chocolate fountain not being on but it’s no issue! Food was excellent - especially loved the roast dinner options!

  • ((((( 17 August 2018 by Tom from Reading

    restaurant was a very good experience clean and good atmosphere food was really good and very good choice. Grate value for money.

  • ((*** 2 July 2018 by Karen from Basingstoke

    The staff were lovely. Some food was lovely and hot but a few of the foods were only just warm.

  • ((((( 19 June 2018 by Lynnette from Berkshire

    Cosmos is amazing!! So much different food to Please everyone and all is fresh.

  • ((((( 11 June 2018 by michelle from Reading

    Loved it all

  • ((((* 8 June 2018 by Andrew from Reading

    Usual good value and broad range of food. My wife loves the freshly cooked seafood. I like the Japanese stir fry dishes.

    We went around 8pm and a few dishes were nearly empty, could have done with more regular replenishment but still plenty to eat in most cases.

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