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The Elm Tree

$$ - $$$, British,
Beech Hill Road | Beech Hill, Reading RG7 2AZ, England
+44 118 988 3505
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“belly pork” (6 reviews)
“fish cakes” (8 reviews)
“burger” (20 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Beech Hill Road | Beech Hill, Reading RG7 2AZ, England
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1 - 10 of 397 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I had been searching for a venue to celebrate my parents 50th Golden Wedding Anniversary, where we could have, either a private room or a private section of a restaurant. After contacting a few restaurants and them not being able to suit my requirements, I...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We recently visited the Elm Tree for an evening meal and found great service, great food and friendly helpful staff. You need to book as its reputation certainly lives up to the high marks

Thank TravellerBasingstoke
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of us were staying down the road at Wokefield Estate and decided to get out and about and experience some local English culture in the form of this Pub. A great little pub with a warm and friendly feel and staff that are...More

Thank Buster2582
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here on a Friday evening. The welcome from the staff and the overall customer service was really good. The staff were attentive and friendly. For a starter i had the squid to start which was ok though the batter was a little mushy and...More

Thank Duncan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited twice in the last month! The food is delicious and a great selection to choose from. The service was fantastic, very professional and friendly and particularly good with our daughter. Great atmosphere, will definitely be returning!

Thank Thorpe28
Reviewed 1 week ago

8 Of us went for Sunday lunch. Traditional roast, choice of three meats or nomination of all three. Service, ambience, food, drinks were great. it was cold autumn day but really warm inside.

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food and service. Ideal for family parties. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff. Quantity of food awesome!

1  Thank Lesley17042015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The elm tree is a pub I used to visit many years ago... it was good then, but not as good as it is now! We were passing by on a hot summers day (yes there were a few!) and decided to go as we...More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this evening with friends, super service, well priced and a welcoming atmosphere. Well recommended do give it a try easy parking opposite the green.

Thank martynjl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here many times over the years and this was the best meal we've had here - it just gets better! Thank you Jim!

Thank MRobinson_13
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21 August 2017|
Response from Redgreenblack | Reviewed this property |
Sorry....don't know that.
8 August 2017|
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Response from Redgreenblack | Reviewed this property |
I think you would struggle to get in if you didn't make a booking.
sally p
13 June 2017|
Response from Geoffjb | Reviewed this property |
It's about a 10 minute drive.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beech Hill Road | Beech Hill, Reading RG7 2AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 988 3505
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