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Alto Lounge

32 Church Street, Caversham, Reading RG4 8AU, England
+44 118 947 3522
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (41 reviews)
“tapas” (41 reviews)
“burgers” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
32 Church Street, Caversham, Reading RG4 8AU, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I live locally and have heard a lot of good things about this place. I visited before going to Reading Festival and so it was busy. The service firstly is what service should always be like. The female waitress was full of joy and was...More

Thank redrabbit29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was a slow Sunday afternoon so we popped in for some drinks. The place was busy with families and couples and was very welcoming with a good atmosphere. We had some raspberry cocktails and some nuts. Nice way to relax.More

Thank Beverley A
Alto-Lounge, General Manager at Alto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Beverley, Thank you for taking the time to write us this review, we always appreciate the feedback that we get from our guests. I am very glad that you enjoyed your cocktails and nuts that you had. Please pop back in soon to maybe...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's simply the best, creamy, hot enough. Excellent service, a very nice place to spend same time and child friendly

Thank Andréa T
Alto-Lounge, General Manager at Alto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good afternoon Andréa, Well its always a pleasure to hear that everyone loves our coffee as much as we do! We will keep providing you with the wonderful coffees and excellent service and we will see you in the very near future!

Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is the second time we have visited Alto Lounge for Breakfast and it doesn't disappoint. The food and service are excellent and the prices are very reasonable. MikeMore

Thank mikededwards
Alto-Lounge, General Manager at Alto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Mike, Thank you for coming back to us and having our breakfast, we are not biased at all but I must tell you that it is also one of our favorites here too! I am really glad that you also had excellent service to...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Visited as party of 9. Had prebooked so suitable table was ready. This is always a good sign. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Our orders were varied but all were served together. The Tapas was excellent and the MacDaddy Burgers are fantastic. It is...More

Thank David J B
Alto-Lounge, General Manager at Alto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi David, Thank you for coming in to see us and then taking the time to do this review for us, I am glad that when you came in everything was ready for you and the table was waiting for you. We take very good...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely casual place, with relaxed atmosphere. Lovely Tapas served, 3 dishes served with bread for £9.99, very well cooked and tasty. Great place for a Friday night mealMore

Thank Sam W
Alto-Lounge, General Manager at Alto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sam, Thank you for the review, we love all feedback that we get and its really nice to hear about it when someone has enjoyed themselves. We are a very relaxed bunch here but take our guests and food very seriously so I am...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to go for either a meal or just a coffee. Friendly staff who are always willing to help. Very accommodating allowing well behaved dogs. Does the best all day breakfast options in Caversham if not Reading! Would definitely recommendMore

Thank liv482
Alto-Lounge, General Manager at Alto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Good afternoon, thank you for such a glowing review. We pride ourselves on our friendly nature here and try to accommodate everyone who walks through the door! We also love the breakfasts we do and love hearing that other people do too! We look forward...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Went here as it was my husband birthday, we ordered the burgers and where delicious very filling, the drinks were also good. The staff were friendly highly recommendMore

Thank Judith D
Alto-Lounge, General Manager at Alto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hello there, thank you for taking the time to write us a wonderful review. I have to admit the burgers are amazing and glad you both enjoyed them too! I hope your husband had a very good birthday with us and look forward to maybe...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Called in Sunday with Family to have breakfast before all heading home after a weekend at Ascot. Eclectic decor, which was really trendy and large seating area. Dogs were welcome too, which I always think is great. Ordered the lounge breakfast - really good portion...More

Thank rh00byT
Alto-Lounge, General Manager at Alto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Good afternoon, thank you for the lovely review. How lovely to hear that you popped in on your way home and enjoyed your visit. We all love dogs here so its the perfect place to bring them. The breakfast is great value for money and...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

Went for brunch and also evening dinner in the same week which is situated in the heart of Caversham. Was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and the standard of service. The place seems to have been refurbished recently so has nice décor...More

Thank mikemery
Alto-Lounge, General Manager at Alto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hello, first of all let me say sorry that you waited in the queue for longer than you had expected, we try our best to make sure everyone gets served as quickly as we can and this time unfortunately we weren't quick enough with getting...More

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Response from Flatulent | Reviewed this property |
Parked behind Waitrose..in the Iceland parking area which gives you 3hrs (free) about 2mins walk from Alto Lounge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Church Street, Caversham, Reading RG4 8AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading  >  Caversham
  • Phone Number: +44 118 947 3522
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Description
Alto Lounge is an informal, neighbourhood food led cafe/bar open all-day everyday where families, friends, and locals can come for a coffee, a drink, or something to eat in a relaxed comfortable environment.
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