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The Griffin

) #1 of 17 Restaurants in Caversham $$ - $$$ , British,
10-12 Church Road, Caversham, Reading RG4 7AD, England
+44 118 947 5018
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“sunday roast” (23 reviews)
“steak” (28 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10-12 Church Road, Caversham, Reading RG4 7AD, England
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1 - 10 of 569 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great Sunday lunch for about £10, and trio of roasts for a bit more, hot and tasty. Ample parking at the back of the pub, recommend you book, as it was very busy.

Thank Sam W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped in here for a lovely family meal with my parents. Lovely clean and friendly atmosphere. Staff very friendly. Food was beautiful I had the chicken burger with sweet potato fries it was gorgeous. Would recommend having. Pub was accessible and had a table by...More

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Just had lunch here food was amazing ceasar salad was amazing sauce to die for all our meals were delicious will definitely be going back

1  Thank carolinedowns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a very enjoyable Sunday at The Griffin in Reading whist visiting family. The food is excellent and the staff are welcoming and pleasant. You need to book ahead as it is a very popular venue and gets very busy!

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank jf0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food at the The Griffin has always been excellent and I have had a number of very good meals there over the years, so I am quite familiar with it. This time we had booked to eat at 6.45pm before attending a play at...More

1  Thank Mark R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here a few times but it's not as good as it was. I still resent the fact that in these places you are not served but have to go to be served - other than the US, the UK is awful for...More

2  Thank Bachgen D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our daughter here for a 10th Birthday lunch with family. The food was lovely as always, but what made for us was the lovely barman/waiter Clinton! He made such a fuss of our daughter, giving her a balloon and sharing her birthday cake....More

Thank joanne w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tend to avoid Friday to Sunday as it is busy and popular and always book a table on website. We have used Tesco vouchers and Tastecard separately on numerous occasions. The staff are really friendly and we enjoy coming back especially when there is...More

Thank DavidBunyan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A really enjoyable lunch at the Griffin in Caversham. Lovely food and great value for money. Look out for their vouchers really worth having.

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank nicolalW2223XB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the griffin for dinner when we visited our family 👌 The staff was great ,the food was lovely 👌also a great assortment of drinks 👌 Overall will be visiting again .

Thank I S H
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20 October 2015|
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Response from Cavershamroyals | Reviewed this property |
I think this has got a bit confused! The Griffin (Caversham,Reading) does not have any accommodation. It is a restaurant/bar.
Hazel D
16 May 2015|
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Response from Hillybil | Reviewed this property |
Same Landlord for the past 12 months or so . And most of the same staff . Normally have really good reviews on hear.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10-12 Church Road, Caversham, Reading RG4 7AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading  >  Caversham
  • Phone Number: +44 118 947 5018
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