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The Bull Inn Arborfield

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The Bull Henry Street | Arborfield Cross, Reading RG2 9QD, England
+44 118 976 2244
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00:00 - 23:59
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Newport, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Visited the bull on our way back from the airport and had dinner. Words cannot express how we felt about this experience, you have to visit the Bull Inn. This really is fine fantastic dining, just book it. !

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Thank anthonyreed54
Reading, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here last night and I must say that both the food quality and service were excellent. We went early so it was not that busy but I can see why it can get. Overall good food and service. Thanks

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Thank CNB27
Reading, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here was lovely, they do a traditional menu very well. Visited as a family of 8 and the hosts were very accomodating. The food portions are huge, plenty of parking.

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Thank Mr_Mi
Dursley, United Kingdom
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268 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely decor, good (if slightly flamboyant) service and great food. I had a lovely burger and the noodles looked amazing. The menu is extensive. Only slightly marred by the fact that we arrived 12:00 on the dot and we could hear the barman swearing. I can only assume he didn't realise there were guests in.

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Thank Andy M
Bridgend
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With very short notice the chef produced a lovely vegan meal for me and checked up what I could and couldn't eat. I was very impressed.

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Thank 6romar
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Guys take no notice of the guy who refused to pay for soda. Linda and Peter know better. You are awesome and we love you, your staff, the food, everything. I do recommend you to everyone I know. Linda and Peter Fay xx

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1 Thank Linda S
Hook, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a very lovely time at the Bull Inn in Arborfield Cross but when it it came to pay the bill the requested £1.50 for a glass of Soda. This is not on! MANAGER - GET YOUR flipping act together!

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3 Thank DontCareAboutName
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Again another good meal , lemon sponge pudding with lemon curd excellent , sponge light as a feather. The standards have been maintained . Staff polite and friendly as usual.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reading, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Very friendly and welcoming staff. Thought lunch time menu gave good choice and good value for money. Best recommendation I can give is that we will definitely go back.

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1 Thank Freddie G
UK
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Sunday Roast - boring vegetables - watery sloppy gravy. Go somewhere else.....staff helpful and friendly but food expensive and would be better and cheaper at at carvery.

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1 Thank kgbackpackers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Bull Henry Street | Arborfield Cross, Reading RG2 9QD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 976 2244

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?