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Best French Restaurants in Reading

Expert recommended Top 3 French Restaurants in Reading, UK. All of our french restaurants actually 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!

L'ORTOLAN

Church Lane, Shinfield, Reading RG2 9BY Directions

Since 1986

Here’s The Deal:
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'L'Ortolan' is the only Michelin starred restaurant in Reading. The restaurant is located in the beautiful village of Shinfield. They offer a relaxed and informal fine dining experience. James Greatorex, Head Chef, is passionate about his cooking and ensures that the same quality of interpretation extends right through the whole of the L'Ortolan experience. The restaurant has meals ranging from £15 per head. They offer a selection of menus from the lunchtime menu du jour to the more elaborate tasting menus with up to 10 courses. Their sommeliers are on hand to suggest the perfect wine or flight of wines to accompany your meal. L'Ortolan is the perfect choice for every dining experience from a relaxed lunch to celebrating special occasions. L'Ortolan also has three private dining rooms."

SPECIALITY:
Textures of Architoke, Tartare of Cornish Scallop, Foie Gras, Guinea Fowl, Cornish Cod, Ratte Tortellini, Polenta Cake, Chef's Appetiser, Muscovado Custard, Risotto, Stone Bass, Mackerel, Quail, Ham Hock, Venison, Smoked Eel, Squab, Beef, Halibut, Pork, Pitivier, Damson, Goose Liver, Caramel, Beetroot, Gnocchi, Crumpet & Scallops

£Price: Starters starts from £14
Main starts from £28
Desserts starts from £8

Registration 1052159

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Tue-Sat: 12pm - 9pm
Sun & Mon: Closed

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LONDON STREET BRASSERIE

2-4 London Street, Reading RG1 4PN Directions

Since 2000

Here’s The Deal:
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London Street Brasserie is the second award-winning restaurant by owner and proprietor Paul Clerehugh. The brasserie is situated in the heart of Reading. They pride themselves on serving some of the best food and drink available in the area. Their acclaimed menu focuses on British ingredients, classic flavours with a modern twist. At London St Brasserie, they work extremely hard to source the best possible ingredients from their local independent butchers, fishmongers and greengrocers. They offer a range of vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free & dairy-free dishes."

SPECIALITY:
Coq Au Vin, Smoked Haddock Kedgeree, Tuscan Buffalo Burrata, Middle White Bacon Chop, Seared Mackerel Fillet, Low Roast Sticky Asian Duck, Beer Battered Haddock, Cornish Crab Salad, Roast Pork Chop Loin, Lemon Crab Butter Sauce, Sticky Peppered Honey Duck Wings, Smoked Chicken, Spiced Pumpkin Soup, Avocado Lemon Purée & Chipped Potatoes

£Price: Starters starts from £7.50
Main starts from £17
Dessert starts from £6

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Mon-Thu: 12pm - 10:30pm
Fri & Sat: 12pm - 11pm
Sun: 12pm - 9pm

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COTE BRASSERIE

9 The Oracle Centre, The Riverside, Reading RG1 2AG Directions

Here’s The Deal:
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'Cote Brasserie' is an all-day French brasserie chain, serving regional and authentic classic specialities. 'Cote' is inspired by the brasseries of Paris, championing relaxed all-day dining and serving authentic French classics made from great quality, fresh ingredients. The brasserie is the perfect place for business lunch, mid-week dinners with family/friends, and pre-theatre meals. Kids can enjoy their Croque Monsieur, Sausage and Mash, Linguine Provençale, and Steak Frites. 'Cote Brasserie' has vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free menu options."

SPECIALITY:
Soupe De Poisson, Light Mains, Mushroom Risotto, Fish Parmentier, Calamari, Roast Duck Breast, Breton Fish Stew, Tomates Breton, Braised Minted Peas, Steak Tartare, French Onion Soup, Spinach and Mushroom Crepes, Prawn Gratinee, Cod Goujons, Goats Cheese Salad, Risotto Vert, Chicken Liver Parfait, Tuna Niçoise, Escalope De Veau & Moules Mariners

£Price: Starters starts from £5.95
Mains starts from £10.75
Meat & Fish starts from £11.95
Sides starts from £2.95
Desserts starts from £4.85

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Mon-Thu: 12pm - 9pm
Fri: 12pm - 10pm
Sat: 10am - 10pm
Sun: 10am - 9pm

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