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Hope & Bear

(formerly Abbot Cook/Upin Arms/Jack of Both Sides)

151-153 London Road
Reading
RG1 5DE

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - Midnight
FridayMidday - Midnight
SaturdayMidday - Midnight
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 10 Mon - Sat
12 - 9 Sun

Owner

Mitchells & Butlers

About the Pub

A thriving gastropub which regularly seems to change its name. Usually 5 ales on offer, with a range of keg beers, including Siren Craft, and bottled foreign beers. Westons cider is available summertime only. Boards games group Wednesdays. Beer gardens on either side of the pub offer plenty of spots to enjoy fine weather.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Sharp's Doom Bar
  • St Austell Proper Job

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Timothy Taylor Landlord

Varying guests.

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Hope & Bear, Reading

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Westons - summer only.

  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited

Facilities

  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access

    Including toilets.

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Events Events

    Occsasional tap takeovers.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Some board games.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Hope & Bear

151-153 London Road
Reading
RG1 5DE

Sat Nav Reference

51.4529, -0.951127

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

Reading Buses: 17, 4, 13, 14

Closest Station (1700m)

Reading

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