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.

Travellers Rest

) #234 of 488 Restaurants in Reading $ , British,
180 Henley Road, Reading RG4 5DL, England
+44 118 947 9441
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (2 reviews)
“fajitas” (2 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
180 Henley Road, Reading RG4 5DL, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (87)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good not good.....very plain. Basic sandwiches, wraps ..just awful. Tea, coffee area very with grotty plastic spoons. Not impressed

Thank Framps7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go to the Travellers Rest quite often as the prices are amazing, and the food is actually really pleasant. The waiting time is normally quite long, like 30-45 minutes. The pub is kid friendly which is a nice thing but it's sometimes really quite...More

Thank Ticklygr4pefruit
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this restaurant to-day with a view to taking a relative there for lunch but have decided against it. It was what we would say "cheap and not cheerful" ! The food was just about average but not good value for money. It was certainly...More

Thank monkey7266
Reviewed 22 June 2017

After choosing this venue for my Mothers funeral wake, we decided that we would use it again for the passing of my mother-in-law. Again we could not fault the food, the service and the presentation. the staff are very polite and attentive, and most helpful...More

Thank Nigel M
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

thankyou for your kind comments. i am glad we catered for all your needs and it's lovely to hear that the team looked after you so well.

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I went here a few years ago and I didn't think much of it. But yesterday I went here with my brother and kids there choice!!! I wasn't expecting my meal to be that good. If you wanna eat real cheap and want half decent...More

Thank Kevin S
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

thanks kevin. i am glad we went beyond your expectations and showed you that even though we are a value brand we can serve quality food at great prices.

Reviewed 23 May 2017

I went to Travellers Rest for dinner on a Thursday night (May 18th, 2017) with 2 more friends. As we walked in pretty late (around 9 pm), we asked some young waiters at what time the kitchen would have closed and they kindly replied 10....More

3  Thank dandilion_fra
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

thankyou for your comments. please be assured that the team are not trainied in this way and i will be dealing with the situation to ensure it doesn't happen again. i do hope we will see you again in the near future.

Reviewed 19 May 2017

I has been there more than one times. I`m sure the food is good and well cooked and the place is nice. Im really afraid to write this but most of the staff is not polite. I have seen this more than ones. Not all...More

1  Thank Pasquale S
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

please be assured we do not train our team to serve our guests in this way and i will make sure i use your comments to ensure this does not happen again

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Went in to celebrate my dads birthday. I had ultimate surf and turf lovely steak and big bits of scampi will have it again when I visit.very well priced great service friendly staff nice garden to sit in great place all round good job

Thank mak7722
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

My mates and I came here on Sunday for breakfast before going to a classic car show. This was my 1st time here. I ordered a Sausage & Egg bap and a large coffee which came to just over £4. The bap came with 2...More

Thank nazza1968
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

thanks nazza1968. its always nice seeing you guys on a sunday.

Reviewed 15 March 2017

I have visited this pub on a number of occasions. I last visited a couple of weeks ago for my daughters birthday. As always the food was great with a nice relaxed atmosphere. The menu has changed slightly and although still nice the Surf and...More

Thank HayPresto
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2017

Thank you, for the lovely feedback. There are two surf and turfs on the menu. The ultimate one is served with the peas and onion rings and the regular served with fried onions. If you would prefer the regular one with onion rings and peas...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Whittingtons Tea Barge
521 reviews
1.44 km away
Quattro
660 reviews
1.34 km away
Siblings Home
47 reviews
1.42 km away
Tipsy Bean
41 reviews
1.34 km away
Nearby Attractions
My River Cruising - Day Cruises
31 reviews
1.15 km away
Prince of Wales Pub
25 reviews
1.15 km away
Reading Museum
284 reviews
1.89 km away
Forbury Gardens
266 reviews
1.79 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Travellers Rest staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Henley Road, Reading RG4 5DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 947 9441
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