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Great Expectations

33 London Street
Reading
RG1 4PS

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - Midnight
Saturday11.00 am - Midnight
SundayMidday - 10.30 pm

Meal Times

12 - 9.30

Owner

Dominion Hospitality (Relaxinnz)

About the Pub

Great Expectations is located in an impressive Victorian Roman-style building in one of Reading conservation areas and had the honour of being opened by Charles Dickens in 1843. Its offers a themed bar/restaurant in the form of a Dickensian London street, serving pub food and light bar snacks. TV screens show major sporting events and a pool table is available. Has installed a small brew-kit which can produce various house beers when a brewer is available. Cask happy hour, £3 per pint at 17:00 to 19:00 Mon to Fri.

Regular cask ales

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Changing cask ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Lilley's.

Facilities

  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access

    At back of building. Seperate toilet.

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    20% discount on food for over 65 & students.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    20% discount on food for over 65 & students.

  • Garden Pub Garden

    Small garden area.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • Events Events

    Quiz on Thursday night.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Library.

  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • SportsTV Sports TV

    Sky and BT Sport.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Great Expectations

33 London Street
Reading
RG1 4PS

Sat Nav Reference

51.4526, -0.968044

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

5, 6

Nearby Station (800m)

Reading

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