Looking for a particular pub?

There are many beautiful local country pubs throughout West Berkshire.

Riverside locations, pubs with gardens for the summer, dog friendly, child friendly and log fires…

Locally sourced food, great value, fine ales and much more..

Looking for a pub that ticks that box?.

Local Pubs in and around West Berkshire

Shellfish Cow | Slightly out of our area, but we thought worth a mention!

The Angel is a large village country pub situated on the A4 roadside between Reading and Newbury.

The Bacon Arms, Newbury | Great conversation, good food and a friendly warm atmosphere is what you’ll find in their pub- plus The Greek Table

The Beetle and Wedge Boathouse is tucked away, and perfectly positioned on the most stunning part of the River Thames.

With over 400 years of history, Bel & The Dragon situated in the picturesque Hampshire village of Kingsclere is about as characterful an inn as you'll find.

This rustic former farmhouse is located in Midgham an idyllic English village with leafy lanes olde worlde cottages and a church on the hill with lovely views over the Kennet Valley.

The Bladebone at Chapel Row | Award-winning “Free-House” Gastro Pub set in the beautiful village of Chapel Row near Bucklebury is in the heart of the stunning West Berkshire Countryside.

The Blue Ball in Kintbury About Food and Drink Mike & Family would like to welcome you to The Blue Ball Kintbury. …

The Blue Boar in Aldbourne | The Blue Boar first opened its doors in 1721 in what is now a Grade II listed building with parts dating back to the 17th Century.

The Boxford | Relaxed all day dining with menus inspired by the Mediterranean, set in a beautiful Berkshire landscape.

The Bull is situated in the stunning Royal Berkshire village of Stanford Dingley & has been lovingly renovated keeping many of its 15th century features.

The Bull Inn is a lovely, traditional 15th Century Coaching Inn in the heart of the village of Streatley, Reading.

The Bunk Inn | The Bunk Inn is a great place to relax with a drink, have a superb meal with family and friends or enjoy a peaceful stay in glorious surroundings.

The Butt Inn in Aldermaston | This classic pub offers all the contemporary charm of a traditional local. With dark leathers and rich wood panelling, you’ll be surrounded with modern comforts after a day of casually exploring or dog walking.

The Carnarvon Arms, Burghclere | The Carnarvon Arms is the ideal place to relax, recharge and explore the beautiful surrounding area.

The Carpenters Arms at Burghclere | Your new hosts Simon and Kirstine can't wait to welcome you. They have some brand-new menus offering some wonderful, warming pub food & two real fires to enjoy!

The Castle in Cold Ash A family run pub & restaurant which opened early 2021 and they hope to please all of their guests.

The Catherine Wheel | The Catherine Wheel (TCW) is an 18th-century award-winning Brakspear ale house located 2 minutes walk from the Thames Path in the picturesque village of Goring-on-Thames.

The Catherine Wheel, Newbury | There is a PIEMINISTER pie for everyone..

A traditional English pub with a large GARDEN and kids SANDPIT. They have a wonderful decked seating area with extra more private seating areas for a quieter experience.

Their food focuses on thoughtful, unfussy, European dishes – enjoy our bestselling crispy squid, grilled chicken, sourdough pizzas, and healthy salads as well as a wide range of bottled, hot, and cold drinks.

The Cottage Inn | Located in the tranquil village of Upper Bucklebury in Berkshire, The Cottage Inn is a warm, friendly bar/restaurant with a lovely atmosphere, serving great ales and good home cooked food

The Crab & Boar, Chieveley | Whether you’re catching up with friends in the cosy bar, enjoying a delicious Sunday roast, or relaxing in their beer garden – The Crab & Boar is a stunning rural retreat for all occasions.

The Craven Arms, Enborne | The Craven Arm Public House is set in the small village of Enborne close to Newbury in West Berkshire. The cosy pub dates back to the early 18th century. In the mid-nineteenth century the pub was acquired by the Craven estate and renamed The Craven Arms. Previous to this the pub was known as the Three Horseshoes.

The Cross Keys is situated in the heart of the picturesque Pangbourne village which is located on the banks of the river Thames. We have a wide selection of dishes ranging from light bites, pub food favourites, to gourmet main dishes.

The Crown and Garter at Inkpen | The Crown and Garter is a part of the Honesty Group collection of café’s, pubs and farm shops.

A 19th Century Inn, nestled in the heart of West Berkshire's racing countryside with heaps of character and history. Traditional pub classics that they make their own.

The Crown at Aldbourne | The Crown is a real pub in the heart of the village of Aldbourne near Marlborough set to the border of Wiltshire and Berkshire countryside on the edge of the Marlborough Downs.

The Crown at Kingsclere | A traditional, freehold pub offering wholesome food, popular ales and great wines in a warm and relaxed atmosphere.

The food we love to eat, is the food they love to serve. So whether it’s a traditional Sunday roast or one of their new seasonal dishes, they’re sure there’s something for everyone to enjoy at The Cunning Man.

The Damson | September Tasting Menu. New opening date

The Dew Pond, Old Burghclere | Set in the rural hamlet of Old Burghclere and surrounded by scenic countryside, The Dew Pond offers a relaxing and intimate atmosphere.

The Dolphin, Newbury | It is all about being simply delicious, simply fresh, simply fun-loving and definitely dandy

The Dundas Arms at Kintbury | The Dundas Arms is a traditional country pub in Kintbury, in the heart of rural Berkshire, nestled between the River Kennet and the Kennet and Avon canal.

They have created the pub how they imagine a great pub should be – cosy, warm with a big smile and amazing fresh imaginative food.

The ethos there is simple; they’re all about being excellent in everything they do. From the food to the drinks, they’ve created a home-from-home space for everyone to feel welcome in.

The Elm Tree, Beech Hill | The Elm Tree lies in the heart of the picturesque village of Beech Hill where it is frequented by locals and passing trade alike who come for the outstanding views, well kept real ales and exciting food.

The Extraordinary Hare | The Extraordinary Hare is pub with community values, keeping the past alive and embracing the future

The Eyston Arms | The Eyston Arms sits in the middle of the oldest part of the historic village of East Hendred, Oxfordshire, at the foot of the Ridgeway.

The Five Bells at Wickham | A stunning pub with an established good reputation in a picturesque location.

The Foinavon at Compton |The Foinavon at Compton | Good News from CAMRA, The Foinavon has reopened with hosts Jo and Lizzy, who have relocated from the George and Dragon in Upton

Cavershams craft beer destination. only independent beer served here. 6 cask and 13 craft beer lines.

The Fox and Hounds, Tadley | The Fox & Hounds is the heart of the community - the meeting place for distant friends, families catching up and a way to enjoy someone else doing the cooking and washing up for once!

The Fox and Hounds, Theale |The Fox & Hounds is a beautifully refurbished pub in Theale, near Reading, offering delicious food, award-winning beer, and a very warm welcome.

The Fox at Hermitage | A family pub in the heart of Hermitage

The Fox at Peasmore | Hot of the press.... We are pleased to confirm our new opening hours from 5th October....when we open after their holidays as a: Pub & Dining * Country Shop * Café & Brunch

The Furze Inn, Newbury | North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Serving freshly cooked meals every lunchtime and evening and all day at weekends

The George in Lambourn | Nestled in the heart of Lambourn village you will find The George, proudly serving customers for nearly three centuries. A warm and friendly welcome awaits everyone at The George, young and old.

It has been reported The Great Shefford, is in voluntary liquidation. Recently, it has also been reported that The Great Shefford is now available to let.

The Greek Table Restaurant | A new greek restaurant opening on the 5th May in Newbury

The Greyhound at Tidmarsh | The Greyhound Inn is a recently refurbished 12th Century, Grade II listed pub at the heart of Tidmarsh village in the stunning countryside of Berkshire.

Whatever you are looking for from your visit to The Greyhound Inn you can be sure that they are dedicated to ensuring you can relax and have a really good time.

The Greyhound, Finchampstead | Disenchanted with the big city, James Lyon-Shaw and Jamie Dobbin – who met working in the kitchen at the world-famous Ivy restaurant – traded in London’s sooty tube and concrete vistas in favour of leafy scenery and community spirit.

The Griffin in Caversham | The Griffin pub is a popular pub restaurant in historic Caversham on the outskirts of Reading. Built in 1916 on the north bank of the River Thames close to Caversham Bridge, this friendly inn is the ideal lunch location for those enjoying a walk on the Thames Path National Trail or a cruise on the river.

The Halfway Inn, Nr Hungerford | Jo and her team want you to experience nothing more than that of a simple goal... great food and drink, served by great people!

With the equestrian world and historic dignitaries themes, combined with seasonal farm-to-table menus and fine wines, they have created an exciting venue for all to enjoy.

The Harrow at West Ilsley | The Harrow West Ilsley has a cricket-green view, is over 300 years old, and in the idyllic hamlet in West Berkshire.

The Hartley Arms | In the heart of Donnington Village, Newbury, The Hartley Arms is a cosy pub with a regularly changing menu that is dictated by the seasons.

The Red House at Highclere | Local cuisine, British, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options

The Hinds Head at Aldermaston | The Hind’s Head is a lovingly restored 15th century coaching inn in Aldermaston, located in the beautiful Berkshire countryside

An idyllic 18th century Gastro pub situated in the heart of Chaddleworth village.

The Jack Russell Inn at Faccombe | The Jack Russell, which is nestled in the hamlet of Faccombe, halfway between Newbury and Andover, has been painstakingly refurbished and restored and brought back to its former glory and now sits as the cornerstone of the thriving Faccombe Estate.

The King Charles Tavern | THE company which runs The King Charles Tavern in Newbury town centre could be heading for voluntary liquidation.

The Miller of Mansfield | Set in the beautiful village of Goring on Thames, The Miller of Mansfield is a dog friendly English country inn with a warm and friendly welcome, beautiful bedrooms, fresh homemade food and boasting a large array of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks.

The Newbury Gastro Pub | Enjoy the beautiful pub and rooftop terrace. Enjoy the views of Newbury whilst sipping cocktails or enjoying seasonal dishes, knowing you’ll have a touch of luxury added to your collection

The Old Bell, Grazely | The Old Bell is set amid endless fields in the bucolic Berkshire countryside. Not only is the pub located within easy reach from the city of Reading it is also close to several notable historic sights including the impressive 18th century Basildon Park mansion and parkland.

The Old Boot Inn at Stanford Dingley | The Old Boot Inn in Stanford Dingley, near Bucklebury, was visited by Kate Middleton in her younger days. Prince William is also known for eating there.

The Packhorse, Mapledurham | Presenting a combination of both stylish and contemporary décor set in a comforting and relaxed environment.

The Pelican Inn is a quaint, late 17th century pub with a warm, cosy atmosphere along with eight comfortable bedrooms and a friendly welcome guaranteed.

The Pheasant, Shefford Woodlands | Bordering the village of Shefford Woodlands and overlooking Berkshire’s famed Valley of the Racehorse, their country inn has a hospitality pedigree that stretches back 450 years.

The Plough on the Green | The Plough on the Green in Newbury is a family friendly pub offering traditional pub food, there’s something for everyone to enjoy on their extensive menu

The Plume, Hungerford | The Plume, a newly refurbished pub & restaurant, originally an Inn dating from 1764; becoming the Plume in 1769.

Located at the heart of the Estate gives the Pot Kiln unrivalled access to nine thousand acres of woods and farmland with a nutritious wild food larder of game and seasonal foraging

The Queens Arms, East Garston The Queens Arms is an award-winning countryside pub located in the beautiful village of East Garston, positioned in an area of outstanding natural beauty known as The Valley of The Racehorse; just 3 miles from Junction 14 on the M4.

The Queen’s Head at South Bradfield | The Queen’s Head, Bradfield, is a stunning village pub that ticks all the boxes of a great loca

The Rampant Cat | Great real ales and lagers Homemade food

The Red House is a traditional thatched pub, set in beautiful West Berkshire countryside, serving great British food.

The Red Lion in Blewbury | As before, with their award winning boutique development at The Draycott in London, http://www.thedraycott.co.uk Annabel and John have joined forces to curate and revive this important feature of Blewbury village

The Red Lion, Mortimer | A warm and inviting pub offering a friendly welcome every time you visit with great outdoor space for the kids.

The Red Lion is a traditional 18th Century Public House in the heart of West Berkshire. A good selection of cask ales, fine wines and spirits and home-cooked food.

The Rowbarge, Woolhampton | The Rowbarge, has been serving the needs of travellers and locals alike for hundreds of years. It is a truly characterful traditional pub. There are six different rooms with nooks and crannies aplenty, six different cask ales on tap, a decent wine list and a shelf crammed with malts. And most important of all, you'll find a warm welcome from a friendly crew who'll enjoy looking after you.

The Royal Oak in Ecchinswell | The Royal Oak is how a traditional country pub should be.......

The Six Bells in Burghfield | The Six Bells pub in Burghfield Village,The Hatch Reading Road, Berkshire, a traditional local pub, “the local everyone wants to live near”.

The Six Bells, Beenham | The Six Bells is a family run pub and restaurant, which has been lovingly renovated in 2020 to bring a modern feeling to this historic building.

The Slug and Lettuce | Located right in the heart of newbury's market square is The Slug and Lettuce.

The Spotted Dog in Cold Ash | The Spotted Dog is a traditional English pub with wooden beams, low ceilings and a log fire in the winter.

Not forgetting the tradition of coaching inns, they set out their menu to do simple beautifully; that means quality ingredients that speak for themselves and a wine list that knows no borders in its search for taste and value.

Try one of the hearty dishes with a glass of wine or perhaps a golden pint of cask-conditioned real ale

Their setting in the middle of the countryside couldn’t be more idyllic. In the heart of an ancient village, The Star is everything you want in a country restaurant. It combines a welcoming bar with exceptional restaurant. There is also a sunny outdoor terrace and a lawned garden area next to a babbling brook. And, if you want to stay a night or two there’s a separate barn with eight luxurious bedrooms.

The Swan at Pangbourne | The Swan is a beautiful 17th century listed building, situated in the picturesque village of Pangbourne. Dine along the riverside with us or cosy up with a whiskey in front of the fireplace, we're here all year round for the perfect escape.

The Swan Streatley is designed for fun and freedom. Laid back by nature. Relax with friends, eat good food & enjoy the river. 

The Swan at Thatcham | A pub and hotel offering a warm welcome and a menu of great pub classics in a family-friendly environment

The Swan, Newbury | ​ With beautiful gardens including a bridged stream meandering through its full length (great for playing Pooh sticks) this historic 16th Century pub restaurant offers a traditional and casual drinking and dining experience, serving a superb range of classic cask ales and fresh British food.

The Tally Ho! Hungerford | The Tally Ho is a beautiful country pub, open every day, serving freshly cooked, homemade food and locally sourced ales. En-suite accommodation is also available 7 days a week. The Tally Ho provides a warm welcome all year round, and is ideally located for the motorway traveller, being only 800 yards from Junction 14. We are child friendly and welcome dogs.ales

The Three Swans, Hungerford | The 17th century coaching inn is so much more than just a Berkshire Inn with rooms.

The Walkabout

The Walkabout | Whether you’re after a relaxed drink, a proper night out or watching all the latest live sport;they’ve got something for you.

The Wellington Arms is a beautifully refurbished pub, hotel and functions venue, located within the stunning Wellington Estate in Hampshire.

The Wellington Arms, Tadley | They are an award-winning country inn border, offering carefully crafted, unpretentious dishes using their home-grown produce and the best from the local area.

The Wheatsheaf, Chilton Foliat | Set within a beautiful 18th century flint and thatched roof building, The Wheatsheaf serves seasonal and local Great British food.

The Woodpecker Pub, Newbury, Berkshire serves home-cooked pub food plus Casked Marqued real ales and a fantastic pub garden with decking

With picture windows framing idyllic countryside views, and an open kitchen for added drama, the restaurant serves seasonal dishes that showcase the best local produce - and ingredients picked fresh from their own garden, whenever possible.

The Watership Down Inn nestles at the foot of the North Wessex Downs, overlooking the head waters of the Test Valley.

With its comfortable seating and open fire, they serve real ales and beers, and of course, a menu that’s bursting with moreish meals and plenty of sweet treats, so you’re sure to find a dish that will delight your taste buds.

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