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Allied Arms

Open Now: 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Lovely hidden gem, great beer garden

Never seen or heard of this pub until we needed a quick drink to fill some time. We were delighted... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Charlotte D
via mobile
Friendly and small traditional pub

Interesting selection of beers in this town centre pub Good location Always popular and busy Small... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
gbmav
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15 Aug 2018
“Lovely hidden gem, great beer garden”
14 May 2018
“Friendly and small traditional pub”
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57 St. Marys Butts, Reading RG1 2LG, England
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Never seen or heard of this pub until we needed a quick drink to fill some time. We were delighted by the traditional decor and quiet atmosphere in such a central location. The beer garden is large, with lots of benches, heaters and an obviously...More

Thank Charlotte D
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Good friendly pub that serves good cold beer. Large beer garden to enjoy your drinks on those warm summer nights.

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Interesting selection of beers in this town centre pub Good location Always popular and busy Small front bar Reasonable prices

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

... but a little expensive! Good location too especially for a drink before a hexagon show. Nearly £9 for pint and a bottle

Thank dhr1000
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Good sized beer garden in fair weather, but very snug otherwise. There are always a good selection of ales here, and often a porter or a stout. It is pricey but that's down to it's prime location. Had to move once because the inhouse music...More

Thank watsonworld
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I have been to this pub many times over the years I worked in Reading and enjoy the garden, its location and old world charm. However, this all turned a bit sour during yesterday's visit. I asked whether they sold the mini Prosecco bottles- reply...More

Thank Andrea2978
Reviewed 12 September 2017

absolutely love this place. Some of our local friends brought us here. Loved the pub atmosphere, great selection on tap and super friendly staff

Thank Takemeanywhere
Reviewed 21 July 2017

They always have great Ales on here. Its the best pint of "Proper Job" that I've had outside Cornwall. If you pop your head in the door you will see its really small inside and may be tempted to go elsewhere. However, go through the...More

Thank MIADangerous
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We were out for a friends birthday and they mentioned going to the Allied Arms. I was not sure where it was, but seemingly walked it for years I had never seen it before! Inside it is not big, but it adds to the charm...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

Had not been to the Allied Arms for years and years but had half an hour to kill before a restaurant booking so popped in on Saturday night. Fortunately grabbed a couple of bar stools in a very busy bar and was delighted to find...More

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