We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Bladebone Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Chapel Row | Bucklebury, Reading RG7 6PD, England
+44 118 971 4000
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (29 reviews)
Closed Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Chapel Row | Bucklebury, Reading RG7 6PD, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (419)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 418 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

OMG... I love this place, The atmosphere is very lively you can clearly see everyone is enjoying the company of there friends but more so enjoying the delights the chef has delivered on a plate. Every dish stands out as if its the only dish...More

Thank _kellytibbs1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a delightful lunch at the Bladebone celebrating a birthday. The food was utterly delicious and the service was extremely attentive and courteous. I thoroughly recommend a trip to this wonderful Country Inn

Thank Gary1O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went recently for an anniversary dinner, the staff were lovely and attentive and the restaurant has a lovely feel to it. We felt the starters were a bit meh but the main courses were sublime, tasty and beautifully presented. We had a starter, main...More

Thank TinksEyeView
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a nice, tasty dinner out without the kids and knew of the Bladebone from driving past a couple of times. We booked a few days in advance and we're delighted they could fit us in. The decor and ambience are unique...More

Thank mytravelreviewapp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i have been so many times I feel embarrassed writing in again, I tend to write my reviews in my blog leilasent.me but I wanted to write again with the new menu. To be honest I am even more excited about the new English Tapas...More

Thank leilaferguson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for 6 (4 adults and 2 children) for lunch as my in laws are quite local to this pub. It was delicious! The staff were attentive, friendly and the food was gorgeous! No complaints from us (apart from making a suggestion...More

Thank LSimpson82
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked here for a friends birthday, we had a lovely time from beginning to end. We can be a very fussy bunch (dietary and non) however the manageress went out of her way to accomandate our needs and made our experience truly pleasurable even to...More

Thank sxcbex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried this for the first time based on previous reviews. We were initially looked after very well. The starters were very good and the service couldn't be faulted, freindly, attentive and enthusiastic without being overbearing. The pub was clearly very popular as it filled up...More

Thank PhilB55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled on this rural inn by accident and what a delight it was from start to finish. The staff were absolutely delightful and couldn't have been more attentive. Seated very quickly, drinks ordered, we then had the privilege of eating this delicious food. Such quality...More

Thank andrewthompson248
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not a bad word to say about it, delicious food, friendly service, and an amazing setting. What more could you want?

Thank blakefine
Nearby Restaurants
The Six Bells
85 reviews
1.66 km away
the old boot inn
67 reviews
1.82 km away
The Pot Kiln
443 reviews
3.85 km away
The Butt Inn
231 reviews
4.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
UK Wolf Conservation Trust
273 reviews
1.79 km away
Bucklebury Farm Park
194 reviews
1.84 km away
Aldermaston Wharf Canalside
40 reviews
5.25 km away
Nature Discovery Centre
163 reviews
6.97 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
10 May 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from ClazUK |
According to my Mum (who lives a few yards away) it's having work done on it now. Hopefully it will reopen soon.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$43
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chapel Row | Bucklebury, Reading RG7 6PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 971 4000
  • E-mail
EAT, DRINK & ENJOY !!... Beautiful Country Pub in stunning location... boasting a large garden & stone patio perfect for those summer evenings!! Creative British menu with daily specials & lighter lunch-time offerings... Amazing food, stunning wines, Visual stimulating environment with real ales and exellent service to boot!! we look forward to seeing you all soon
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing