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Sweeney & Todd

10 Castle Street, Reading RG1 7RD, England
+44 118 958 6466
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pies” (326 reviews)
“pastry” (24 reviews)
“ratatouille” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
10 Castle Street, Reading RG1 7RD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really nice food and good service. a trademark I guess of the Reading town centre. well worth a pop inside!

Thank John C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great traditional English fare...delicious sweet and savory pies of every variety, good size and served piping hot. Eat in or take away.

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A classical English restaurant with a great choices of pies and good ales. A very nice place to enjoy the end of a working day and taste a delicious pie.

Thank Maurizio L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic pies to eat in or take away. Downstairs seating will be difficult for those with mobility issues. Small bar at ground level with small selection of draught beers. Have a sit down meal and add delicious sundries to this famous Reading institution.

Thank GaryTheDruid
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I had the "5 Nations" - steak, leek, horseradish, garlic & Guinness. Excellent food and friendly service.

Thank John C
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I've had my very first pie, and it was amazing. The place is quite cosy, perfect for couples and families (although if you want to organise a work outing here, make sure you call ahead - they're very accommodating). Staff are friendly and helpful if...More

Thank Ben_D_LDN
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The portions sizes are good here and the food is really homely. I had the venison pie and enjoyed it. I also usually hate cauliflower cheese but decided to try it out at the restaurant and liked it :) They have a nice range of...More

Thank misston1
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Never had pies like these, excellent choice good value. Family over from Australia they couldn't get enough of them. Takeaway or eat in .Must try the steak and ale .

Thank jeanholloway66
Reviewed 20 May 2017

If you are looking for authentic and typical British food, then this is the place. I went to this restaurant with a friend. The selection of pies that are available is enormous (there are more than 15 types of pies on offer). In addition to...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I work at be at one so just over the road, we all go here on our break, it's quick easy and my god are they beautiful!!! 2 for £7.20!! Amazing best pies around!

Thank justin1991_ltf
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Anna P
9 April 2016|
Response from Helen M | Reviewed this property |
If you check their website there is a list of the usual standard pies they have, but it depends on what they have available on the day. When you come to order they will list off all the types of pie they have available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 101
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Castle Street, Reading RG1 7RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 958 6466
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