A warm welcome awaits you at Browns Reading.

Occupying a prime spot within Reading’s ultimate shopping and leisure destination, Browns at The Oracle Centre offers relaxation and refreshment for shoppers and entertainment-seekers alike. On the edge of the River Kennet, Browns is tucked among a multitude of smart retail outlets and within easy reach of the town centre and mainline station.

Whether it’s a pre-shopping lunch, afternoon tea or à la carte dinner, our menu delivers fresh and seasonal dishes to suit any occasion, served in the comfort of our stylish yet cosy brasserie setting, perfectly blending the classic and contemporary.  We even offer outdoor seating for al-fresco drinks or dining – the perfect place to watch the world go by.

Our elegant bar offers an exceptional drinks range, including innovative and time-honoured cocktails, global wines, artisan spirits and chilled beers, so take the weight off your feet at Browns Reading and let our welcoming bar team do the rest.

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Opening Hours

  • Monday 10am-10pm
  • Tuesday 10am-10pm
  • Wednesday 10am-10pm
  • Thursday 10am-10pm
  • Friday 10am-10pm
  • Saturday 10am-10pm
  • Sunday 10am-9pm


Browns Reading, Unit 5A, Oracle Centre, UK, RG1 2AG


Call us on 0118 950 3137

In some places, we've temporarily reduced our opening hours, and some of the hours shown may not be accurate. Please call us before you visit if you need more information, or head to the Facebook page of Browns Reading.