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The Newbury

) #16 of 145 Restaurants in Newbury $$ - $$$ , British,
137 Bartholomew Street | Newbury, Newbury RG14 5HB, England
+44 1635 49000
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
137 Bartholomew Street | Newbury, Newbury RG14 5HB, England
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1 - 10 of 592 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife, son and I just had Sunday lunch at The Newbury and it was wonderful! We went to celebrate my wife and sons birthdays and we couldn't ask for a better experience. All of the staff were friendly and the food was quite good....More

Thank Jay B
TheNewbury, General Manager at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Jay, Many thanks for taking the time to write us such a great review of your lunch with us yesterday! We hope to welcome you all back again soon, Kind Regards, Hannah

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food here is excellent - well above the quality you'd expect from a regular gastropub. Scallops were cooked well, and the pork belly was tender - it's served with a lovely mini toffee apple, which is a great touch. Only criticism of the food is...More

Thank Dan T
TheNewbury, General Manager at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Dan, Many thanks for leaving us such a glowing review of the food. I was sorry to read you felt service on the night was not great as no complaint was made to me at the time and i would of liked to of...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Very friendly service and delicious food. An added extra was personalising my daughters dessert as it was her birthday! A lovely touch.

Thank Sarah B
TheNewbury, General Manager at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Sarah, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such an Excellent review following your visit. We hope to see you back at The Newbury again soon, Kind Regards, Hannah

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely staff, fabulous chef, charming décor and exciting things to come. Loved our lunch in the garden on 'Fish Friday!' loads happening her with 'open mic' nights and prosecco breakfasts.... Highly recommend

Thank andreabens0n
TheNewbury, General Manager at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Andrea, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such an Excellent review!! We hope to see you soon! Kind Regards, Hannah

Reviewed 1 week ago

Two of my girls and I stopped in to the Newbury for an after work Cocktail ..... Feeling Overwhelmed with the day , we felt every bit Sex in the City before heading out on the town. The ever so Confident and Charming Bar tender...More

Thank dawiegirl
TheNewbury, General Manager at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for writing us such a glowing review of your visit! We hope to see you back for some more cocktails on the terrace with Zsolt again soon! Kind Regards, Hannah

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is really good here. We had fish and chips and the meal was of such high quality. The fish was beautiful and the chips were delicious. We loved the pea shoots that accompanied the meal and the mushy peas were the tastiest I've...More

Thank brownflamingo
TheNewbury, General Manager at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi there, Many thanks for taking the time to write us such a great review- we really appreciate such fab feedback! With regards to the water, we do always offer still or sparkling mineral water for the table as standard which is charged however we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We (8 of us) stopped by for a pre-dinner drink and this we placed location in downtown Newbury. The interior was warm and inviting, yet contemporary and vibrant. We enjoyed a variety of specialty drinks but were a bit put off with the immaturity of...More

Thank GlobalExec
TheNewbury, General Manager at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello there, Both myself and the owner were incredibly disheartened to read this review following your visit to us and would like to looking this further and find out what has gone here as is a far cry from our usual standards of service here...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a drink today. Very quiet but staff were extremely attentive and welcoming. We only had drinks but really enjoyed it. The roof terrace looks like it will be a great place to enjoy a nice drink in the summer. June ! Hello...More

Thank mick b
TheNewbury, General Manager at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Mick, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such an excellent review following your visit to us! Looking forward to seeing you again soon, Kind Regards, Hannah

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's the go to place in Newbury. We never go in there for just a drink. It is sacrilege to not taste the Devine food. Chef Darren and his team create amazing delights for us devour. The snack bites menu has some favourites but also...More

Thank Samantha W
TheNewbury, General Manager at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Samantha, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such an Excellent review! We hope to see you back again soon, Kind Regards, Hannah

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A big thank you to Darren the chef and Hannah the manager who looked after us beautifully for my granddaughter Charlottes birthday lunch yesterday. The food was amazing and service was impeccable, we can't wait to go back. 🍾

2  Thank SallyCheltenham
TheNewbury, General Manager at The Newbury, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sally, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a wonderful review following your visit! We hope to see you again soon :) Kind Regards, Hannah

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Kimuly
Are there main meal options other than what's on the a la carte menu on weekday evenings, e.g. salad, fish and chips? Thanks.
9 November 2016|
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Response from TheNewbury | Property representative |
Good evening Kimuly, If you would be kind enough to send an email across we would be more than happy to send you across a copy of our menus and discuss and dietary requirements you may have. Best wishes, The Newbury
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$76
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 06:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Bartholomew Street | Newbury, Newbury RG14 5HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1635 49000
  • E-mail
Description
The Newbury is a stylish and unique Gastropub in the heart of Newbury town centre. The food is made fresh on site from locally sourced artisan produce. The drinks offering features a carefully selected wine list through to local real ales, lagers and high end spirits.

Open seven days a week for lunch and dinner as well as a great brunch menu at the weekend, The Newbury caters for those looking for a real dining experience as well as for customers who just fancy a light bite - with the open kitchen as the focal point of the establishment.

The pub has a warm welcoming feel with a spacious bar area, relaxing lounge area, separate dining area, private dinning rooms, state of the art multimedia meeting rooms, upstairs cocktail bar and also a spacious roof terrace where we can cater for parties of all sizes. Have a walk round, absorb the vibrant atmosphere. Discover our chef's table and our deli dresser with homemade piccalilli, sauces and bread baked fresh daily.
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