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The Diamond Tap - CLOSED

42 Cheap Street, Newbury RG14 5BX, England
+44 1635 888778
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible17%
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“mixed grill” (3 reviews)
“burrito” (4 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours Closed
42 Cheap Street, Newbury RG14 5BX, England
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

On our way back from Wales we decided to stop off at Newbury. We were looking for somewhere that catered for children, and was away from the hustle and bustle of the high street coffee shops. The menu seemed good value with daily promotions. Upon...More

Thank N_Cheetham
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We dropped in thinking it was a JDW still but after finding that the ales were a bit poor we realised it’s been sold. Not a good choice of ales.

Thank ijmark
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Decided to have a Xmas catch up and lunch here today with a friend. Went to bar to find out what the soup was and was told no idea by a staff member who looked like he had no idea what he was doing. So...More

1  Thank L6747SZlisas
Reviewed 21 December 2017

What the hell is Stonegate doing ? They have lost some brilliant staff lately. Surely that tells its own tale. They were absolutely brilliant, and I am not talking out of ignorance as I was a licensee for 15 years. Organisation is non-existent and the...More

Thank andyseymour1957
Reviewed 21 December 2017

My mum & I have been here twice this week - on Saturday for lunch and last night for dinner. It's an easy place to eat - simple food, reasonably priced in fact I'd say cheap with plenty of choice. It's a strange mix of...More

Thank PurpleRayner
Reviewed 16 November 2017

I don't live in the area but pass through Newbury about 3 times a year, usually calling in here for a coffee. As usual I tried too log into the free WiFi and couldn't. I was informed it was no longer a Wetherspoon pub! Sure...More

1  Thank PARIS522
Reviewed 10 November 2017

How much lower can this place sink ? To get a drink at he bar you don't ask for what you want you ask for what they've got. Some premium brands have been out of stock r a week, you can't run a pub like...More

Thank andyseymour1957
Reviewed 7 November 2017

i ordered a jacket potato with cheese and beans the potato was like a small apple ,a small bit of cheese and a few beans,£5.25,disgusting price for what i got.

Thank Clive D
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Since Wetherspoons pulled out The Diamond Tap has become a ‘free house’ which isn’t true as it is now owned by the Stonegate Group. That Wetherspoons dumped what should be a premium venue, in one of the most affluent towns in the South East should...More

Thank ANM68
Reviewed 30 September 2017

What a shambles. How many more customers are they going to drive away or is that part of Stonegate' s plan ??

4  Thank andyseymour1957
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 am
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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8:00 am - 4:00 am
8:00 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Cheap Street, Newbury RG14 5BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1635 888778
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