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Sweeney & Todd

10 Castle Street, Reading RG1 7RD, England
+44 118 958 6466
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pies” (326 reviews)
“pastry” (24 reviews)
“ratatouille” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
10 Castle Street, Reading RG1 7RD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic pies to eat in or take away. Downstairs seating will be difficult for those with mobility issues. Small bar at ground level with small selection of draught beers. Have a sit down meal and add delicious sundries to this famous Reading institution.

Thank GaryTheDruid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the "5 Nations" - steak, leek, horseradish, garlic & Guinness. Excellent food and friendly service.

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've had my very first pie, and it was amazing. The place is quite cosy, perfect for couples and families (although if you want to organise a work outing here, make sure you call ahead - they're very accommodating). Staff are friendly and helpful if...More

Thank Ben_D_LDN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The portions sizes are good here and the food is really homely. I had the venison pie and enjoyed it. I also usually hate cauliflower cheese but decided to try it out at the restaurant and liked it :) They have a nice range of...More

Thank misston1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never had pies like these, excellent choice good value. Family over from Australia they couldn't get enough of them. Takeaway or eat in .Must try the steak and ale .

Thank jeanholloway66
Reviewed 20 May 2017

If you are looking for authentic and typical British food, then this is the place. I went to this restaurant with a friend. The selection of pies that are available is enormous (there are more than 15 types of pies on offer). In addition to...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I work at be at one so just over the road, we all go here on our break, it's quick easy and my god are they beautiful!!! 2 for £7.20!! Amazing best pies around!

Thank justin1991_ltf
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

An amazing choice of homemade pies - difficult to choose but went for the steak and Stilton which was delicious and contained good quality meat. The side portions of veg are massive so big enough to share. Recommend the cauliflower cheese. The staff are very...More

Thank mrsbenn
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Great food! Had the steak and mushroom pie with peas and new potatoes. Added a cider to complete the meal.

Thank pjrichwine
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Average place, good pies, small restaurant, easy access to town centre, clean, variety of pies, side dishes, Love the name

Thank 1DrLily
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Anna P
Hello can you get a copy of the resturant menu to view on line?
9 April 2016|
Response from Helen M | Reviewed this property |
If you check their website there is a list of the usual standard pies they have, but it depends on what they have available on the day. When you come to order they will list off all the types of pie they have available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$101
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Castle Street, Reading RG1 7RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 958 6466
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