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The Bull Inn Arborfield

$$ - $$$, British,
The Bull Henry Street | Arborfield Cross, Reading RG2 9QD, England
+44 118 976 2244
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
12:00 am - 11:59 pm Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Bull Henry Street | Arborfield Cross, Reading RG2 9QD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took advantage of the excellent value lunch menu, although the main menu was also available. Good selection of food and drinks, service was excellent - warm but overly chatty (perfect for us). Food arrived in good time and was tasty. Food came to £28...More

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and ambiance and friendly staff at the Bull Arborfield. A good selection of drinks at reasonable prices.

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there today (sunday),for my wifes 70th birtday.We had all our friends and family with us 16 in total. The food was excellent and the service great, All 16 meals were brought out together no mean feat. Everyone enjoyed there food especially there puddings...More

Thank Davidgriffin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three of us went for lunch as this was mid-way between us. It was a Tuesday and it was completely full (make reservations as we did). The reason is that they have a lunch menu, with everything on it at 10.50, and I had the...More

Thank Sushimaker4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice Sunday lunch. All meat cooked well for all the family veg cooked well, a little light on roasties and gravy. Portion sizes were medium starters ok nothing special.

Thank Dave N
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Visited the Bull for a nice Sunday afternoon roast with the family in the garden. Disappointed that there is no service in the garden and everything has to be ordered inside at the “bar”. Can’t even order a second drink at the table after setting...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I have been coming to this restaurant since it was taken over by Bruno and his colleagues. I can honestly say that I have never had a bad meal. The food choice is good the potato and veg choice is good and the food generally...More

1  Thank TheJacksons1
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We have been here many years ago, and driven past so many times since without going in. Friends recommended, so we went for dinner last night. Warm welcome and quickly served our drinks. The menu was large, but seemed typically pubbish. With the Italian staff...More

Thank BandD59
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We have lunched here with friends a few times. On every visit the food has been of the same high quality and the service excellent. The menue is varied and it is difficult to try a different dish as we all have favourites. Puddings look...More

Thank Megan S
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Friendly warm welcome from efficient staff. Good lunchtime menu at reasonable prices. All selections were well presented and enjoyed. Worth visiting if in the area.

Thank THFC69
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11 July 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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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