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 brunch, lazy lunch, afternoon tea or à la carte dinner, our menu delivers fresh and seasonal dishes to suit any occasion or party size, 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 9am-11pm
  • Tuesday 9am-11pm
  • Wednesday 9am-11pm
  • Thursday 9am-11pm
  • Friday 9am-Midnight
  • Saturday 9am-Midnight
  • Sunday 9am-10pm

Festive Opening Hours

  • Christmas Eve 9am-10pm
  • Christmas Day 9am-6pm
  • Boxing Day 9am-10pm
  • Thu 27th Dec 9am-11pm
  • Fri 28th Dec 9am-Midnight
  • Sat 29th Dec 9am-Midnight
  • Sun 30th Dec 9am-10:30pm
  • New Year�s Eve 9am-1am
  • New Year�s Day 10am-10pm
  • Wed 2nd Jan 9am-11pm

Food Service Times

  • Monday 9am-10pm
  • Tuesday 9am-10pm
  • Wednesday 9am-10pm
  • Thursday 9am-10pm
  • Friday 9am-10:30pm
  • Saturday 9am-10:30pm
  • Sunday 9am-9pm

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

Tel: 0118 950 3137