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The Turks Head, Reading

Pub added by elizabeth mcgraw
31 London Road
Reading
RG1 5BJ
Phone: 01189576930
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Star Pubs & Bars (Heineken)

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Quinno _ left this review about Turks Head

Beer quality improved - Theakstons OP is a regular and was in good nick yesterday. The back now has spots and stripes pool.

May 2014
An old Firkin pub that was big on student/live music scene a few years back. Building itself is quite historic and the interior is large and rambling. Usually a couple of mainstream ales on in middling condition. Now separated into two rooms, the front bar is comfy chairs and pot plants, the rear bar is more rowdy. Table football available at the rear. Musical choices can often be loud and off-putting. Still, there's a bit of character.

On 18th September 2020 - no rating submitted
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Moby Duck left this review about The Turks

A fairly large two roomed pub,looks to be quite old with a low ceiling and lots of dark wood in evidence. Six hand pumps in total, three in each room ,but only three beers available,Theakstons Lightfoot, Caledonian Golden Promise and a house beer called Oliver Riley, the Lightfoot turned out to be a decent drop.

On 26th August 2015 - rating: 6
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Reading, 0.84 miles, 16 min walk (show)
Reading, 0.84 miles, 16 min walk (show)
Reading, 0.84 miles, 16 min walk (show)
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13th Mar 2022, 15:58
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13th Mar 2022, 15:57
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  • Accommodation : No last updated 25 September 2015 by Quinno _
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 07 May 2014 by Quinno _
  • Beer Festivals : No last updated 29 July 2013 by Quinno _
  • Beer Garden : Yes last updated 04 August 2014 by Quinno _
  • CAMRA Discount : No last updated 29 July 2013 by Quinno _
  • Car Park : No last updated 29 July 2013 by Quinno _
  • Darts : No last updated 18 September 2020 by Quinno _
  • Function Room : No last updated 25 September 2015 by Quinno _
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 25 September 2015 by Quinno _
  • Karaoke : No last updated 18 September 2020 by Quinno _
  • Live Music : Yes last updated 25 September 2015 by Quinno _
  • Micropub : No last updated 25 September 2015 by Quinno _
  • Pinball : No last updated 18 September 2020 by Quinno _
  • Pool Table : Yes last updated 18 September 2020 by Quinno _
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 18 September 2020 by Quinno _
  • Real Cider : No last updated 18 September 2020 by Quinno _
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