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Monks Retreat

163 Friar Street
Reading
RG1 1HE

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Opening Times

Monday9.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am - Midnight
Friday9.00 am - 1.00 am
Saturday9.00 am - 1.00 am
Sunday9.00 am - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

9am - 10

Owner

Stonegate

About the Pub

Formerly a Wetherspoons, this pub has had a sympathetic refurbishment with a strong emphasis on televised sport and artwork related to the history of Reading. Plenty of real cider available. Located opposite the old red-brick town hall,the name of the pub, and the street it is in, recall the Franciscan monks who came to Reading in the 13th century and inhabited the Abbey nearby.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 4 regular beers.

  • Fuller's London Pride
  • Sharp's Doom Bar
  • St Austell Tribute
  • Wadworth 6X

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Monks Retreat, Reading

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Lilleys.

  • CamraVoucherScheme CAMRA Voucher Scheme
  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited

Facilities

  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access

    Disabled toilet on entrance level.

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • SportsTV Sports TV

    Sky Sports.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Monks Retreat

163 Friar Street
Reading
RG1 1HE

Sat Nav Reference

51.4566, -0.971179

Transport

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  • <Station Close to Railway Station

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Nearby Station (350m)

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