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.

Nags Head Pub Reading

The Nag’s Head pub review

Explore Reading’s new pub reviewer James Moore samples one of the biggest draught beer selections in town at much-loved Reading pub, The Nag’s Head.

Malmaison Happy hour

Happy hour in Reading: Chez Mal Bar at the Malmaison

We go in search of cheap, quality drinks with £5 classic cocktails at the Malmaison Hotel’s Friday happy hour deal.