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The Rowbarge

) #26 of 487 Restaurants in Reading $$ - $$$ , British,
Rowbarge Station Road | Woolhampton, Reading RG7 5SH, England
+44 118 971 2213
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“mixed roast” (9 reviews)
“steak burger” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rowbarge Station Road | Woolhampton, Reading RG7 5SH, England
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1 - 10 of 591 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Haven't been here for several years, as it had gone downhill ten or so years ago. Had heard it was much improved, and it certainly is. Good menu, good food, attentive staff, (Apart from ordering a rhubarb gin and getting a grapefruit one!). Good outside...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice old pub with a large pleasant garden. We went for the beer festival but that was running out of ale fast. The BBQ food was good. They have an impressive range of Gin but you have to get the right member of staff if...More

Thank Montyf1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Top notch bbq by the canal. The chicken breast piri piri burger was delish! Lovely setting by the canal sitting outside having lunch. Food was all great, very tasty. And they do dandelion and burdock! Mmmmm!

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited the Rowbarge last night Friday first day of their Beer Festival, although my wife and I didn't stay to long I must congratulate Stewart and his team. Not an ale drinker myself but feedback from those that like that kind of thing was that...More

Thank steve t
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food was delicious and very generous portions. Lovely atmosphere and helpful friendly staff. My wife is a coeliac. The chef even came out and went through different options and adapted courses to suit her condition.

1  Thank kad0421
Reviewed 5 days ago

First visit to this fantastic pub/restaurant. Very warm atmosphere and welcoming staff. The menu was varied - something for everyone! We were a family of eight and were given a large comfortable table. The service was very good and we were all happy with the...More

Thank Lizzie061
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a family evening meal to celebrate our daughters birthday. We have eaten here a few times before and it is a lovely location right by the canal so you can eat inside or outside. Food was excellent and a good selection of real...More

Thank Giles F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'd never heard of the Brunning & Price pub chain before - and being in a chain always puts me off a bit. However this was exceptional. Lovely food served promptly by charming, efficient & helpful staff. A good range of ales but I only...More

Thank Moz C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a busy Saturday evening - virtually every seat was taken. Despite this service was prompt and the food was good - certainly better than the usual pub offerings. Good range of real ales and a large, well furnished outside area running down to...More

Thank PT5
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I decided to visit the pub on Sunday with his Mum & Dad who had come down for the weekend. We pre-booked a table as we'd been warned that it can get quite busy on a Sunday and we're glad we did!!...More

Thank EmmaT1311
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12 March 2017|
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Response from notTheStig | Reviewed this property |
It's best to call them and book direct. They're very helpful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rowbarge Station Road | Woolhampton, Reading RG7 5SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 971 2213
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