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The Golden Ball

$$ - $$$, , British
2 Golden Ball Lane | Pinkneys Green, Maidenhead SL6 6NW, England
+44 1628 580212
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“rump steak” (6 reviews)
“duck” (9 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
2 Golden Ball Lane | Pinkneys Green, Maidenhead SL6 6NW, England
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1 - 10 of 349 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a table for 5 people for 2pm and when we came at 1350 we were told 'sorry no table we made a mistake'. We had driven there especially and had a small child with us.. Sorryin this. Case does Not cut it. We wasted...More

4  Thank Cathrin L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here the other weekend for a Sunday roast and well it was absolutely fantastic. On arrival we were told there may be a bit of wait due to a very large party having just placed there order however, we waited 20 minutes at most....More

Thank WillReviews101
The_Golden_Ball_Epic, General Manager at The Golden Ball, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello WillReviews101, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We love welcoming guests and their four legged friends! We hope to see you again after another relaxing dog walk in Pinkneys Greem. Kind regards, Anthony Massie General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked five cours set game menu 10 off us and had a thoroughly good evening and the food was fabulousMore

Thank andywilt
The_Golden_Ball_Epic, General Manager at The Golden Ball, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Andywilt, We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our special Game menu - our head chef jimmy had worked hard to cook some inspiring game themed dishes. You and your guests were an absolute pleasure to serve. We hope to see you all...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place, average food, way too expensive. £10 for a large glass of white wine! Cosy fire but a pub after all.More

4  Thank shydar2016
The_Golden_Ball_Epic, General Manager at The Golden Ball, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Shydar2016, Thank you for your review although I'm disappointed to hear you find us a little too expensive. All of our food is prepared and cooked on sight so hopefully we offer great value for money. We have a lots of wines available on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite their being hundreds of decent pub/ restaurants locally we have eaten here a few times in the last few months as the food and service has always been good. Sadly not today! We booked a table and arrived early as we were told a...More

3  Thank Brian M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked but waited a while for our service. The food, shared pork roast, sounded good but when it arrived it looked grey and unappetising. We picked at less than half of it. We did mention our disappointment, they acknowledged and apologised for the...More

3  Thank TheBrownHat
Reviewed 30 October 2018

I tried to put a review up in September when we visited but would not accept it. Service dreadful not much choice and had run out of steaks???? hardly anyone in there and how would you run out of steaks? There was a problem making...More

3  Thank gill52
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

The food is wonderful the staff are nice and the pub looks really nice to. The roasts are absolutely amazing.More

Thank leoshipley
The_Golden_Ball_Epic, General Manager at The Golden Ball, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hello Leoshipley, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience at the Golden ball and especially enjoyed our roasts. Myself and the team look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018

Went here with my wife and found it to be very good service and the drinks were good and the food even better

Thank BALI2007BALI
The_Golden_Ball_Epic, Manager at The Golden Ball, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hello BALI2007BALI, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Kind regards, Anthony Massie General Manager

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

This place has good food, a big garden that is ideal for hot summer days and it is very child friendly! Only downside is that the service is a bit slow. Takes them forever to find you a table (once they even forgot we were...More

2  Thank Adrián B
The_Golden_Ball_Epic, Manager at The Golden Ball, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hello Adrián B, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. I'm sorry to hear that the service was unusually slow on your visit. I will check with the team to see why this had happened as we would never want a guest...More

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Margaret G
1 May 2018|
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Response from EPICHEROIC | Property representative |
Yes we welcome dogs in our bar area where you can also dine. Kind regards Jonathan
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Debbie G
19 January 2018|
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Hi Debbie Yes we are indeed. kind regards jonathan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 64
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Golden Ball Lane | Pinkneys Green, Maidenhead SL6 6NW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Windsor and Maidenhead  >  Maidenhead
  • Phone Number: +44 1628 580212
  • E-mail
Description
The Golden Ball Pub & Kitchen is set in the idyllic village of Pinkneys Green, Maidenhead. Our aim is to create an epic dining experience featuring fantastic British food, a selection of wines and cocktails, beers and real ales. We believe that this will be the place to enjoy those cosy winter evenings by our fire and relaxing summer days in our fantastic garden, with something for everyone on any occasion. The Golden Ball offers a private dining room which is an excellent venue for those seeking a more intimate environment. Whether you are looking to host an important business dinner or that special family occasion, our art deco dining room is the perfect place for you. Our private dining room seats 12 and is free to use when dining from our exclusive À la Carte Menu.
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