Best Cafes in Reading

Expert recommended Top 3 Cafes in Reading, UK. All of our cafes face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes local reviews, history, business standards, ratings, satisfaction, trust, price and their trading excellence. Only the bee's knees!


44 Erleigh Road, Reading RG1 5NA Directions

Since 2013

Avocado on Sourdough, Scrambled Tofu on Toast, Brulee Porridge Topped with Warm Berries, Mexican Brunch, Shakshuka, Eggs Benedict: Royale, Florentine, Californian, Garlic Mushroom, Breakfast: Toasted Sandwich, Montecristo, Smoked Ham and Cheese, Classic Burger, Southern Fried Chicken Burger, Flat White, Latte, Cortado, Cappuccino & Americano

Café Yolk is an award-winning brunch restaurant and cafe serving excellent coffee and spicy meal with a smile. The cafe foods are freshly cooked from quality ingredients carefully sourced from local suppliers. Their team deliver homemade dishes in a casual atmosphere. Their Smoothies prepared with fresh fruit and Natural Yoghurt. Café Yolk offers a stylish and affordable alternative to the usual fare on offer in the area.

Price: Starts from £1.90

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Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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35-39 London Street, Reading RG1 4PS Directions

Fair Trade English Breakfast, Soup of the Day, Baguettes or Wraps, Smoked Salmon, Cajun Chicken, Small Side Salad, Garlic Bread, Espresso, Cappuccino, Mocha, Latte, Americano, Macchiato, Coffee, Hot Chocolate, Flavoured Syrups & Energy Drink

Global Cafe is one of the most exciting and unique independent cafe-bars in Reading. Their staff deliver a wide range of locally sourced, fair trade and organic beers, wines, spirits and beverages. The cafe menu has a vegetarian, vegan cuisine of the most excellent seasonal, local, organic and fair trade product. They host an eclectic range of music and performances from all around the world on evenings and weekends. They regularly put on local bands and DJs, anything from folk and psychedelic rock to electronica and drum n bass.

Price: Starts from £1.75

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Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Sun 4:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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26 Cross Street, Reading RG1 1SN Directions

Sandwiches: Vegan Wraps, Toasties, Pasta and Salad Boxes Hot, Pizza, Soup, Single Layer Cakes, Millionaire Shortbread, Doughnuts (Vegan), Bread Pudding, Quiche, Cupcakes, Muffins, Granola, Afternoon Tea & Coffee

Nibsy's Coffee Shop is a cosy, charming cafe and coffee shop with pavement seating for espresso shots, light fare and baked goods. All of their food is hand-made on the premises and served by a committed and passionate team of friendly staff. The cafe menu has dairy-free and gluten-free food options available. They provide outside seating with free Wi-Fi for their customers and a lovely downstairs coffee lounge. Nibsy's Cafe is located in the centre of Reading city.

Price: Starts from £1.50

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Mon 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tue - Fri 8:30 am - 5:15 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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