Food and drink
Explore the best places to dine out or go for a drink in Reading. Know where to eat out in Reading, including independent restaurants, new openings and cafes. Find the best pubs, bars and places to drink, get the perfect cocktail or enjoy happy hours in Reading.
Find out what the drinks and snacks are like at Strobelight Honey, the new craft beer basement bar from the team behind 7Bone Burger Co.
Discover all the street food traders, bar news and music to catch at Feastival, the four day-long food festival in Forbury Gardens.
Sample over 450 different real ales, beers, ciders and UK wine at the 25th CAMRA Reading Beer & Cider Festival in Christchurch Meadows.
The four day cheese festival returns to Forbury Gardens with cheese boards, mac ’n’ cheese, raclette, cheese toasties and a craft beer bar.
Explore Reading interviews four innovative women business owners at the front of Reading’s exciting independent food & drink scene.
From American stacks to French crêpes, find four of the best places to get flipping good pancakes in Reading.
Three food festivals to try in Reading in 2019: Cheese Feast and Feastival return along with a street food Firework Night from Blue Collar Street Food.
Discover all the new restaurants, cafes and bars opening in Reading in 2019, including The Pantry, Lemoni Grill House, Gardens of Caversham, Persia House, Miami Burger and more
West Reading microbrewery Double-Barelled Brewery is the first brewery to produce independent craft beers in Reading town. Discover their beers and their tap room.
Take part in the Reading Ale Trail 2019 from Reading and Mid-Berks CAMRA. Visit 24 fantastic local pubs, collect stickers for every half pint you try and earn free drinks at the Reading Beer Fest.