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Quantum Web Cafe

7 Union Street, Reading RG1 1EU, England
+44 118 957 2937
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
1 week ago
“Surprised ”
3 weeks ago
“Friendly staff”
Open Now
09:00 - 20:00 Hours
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7 Union Street, Reading RG1 1EU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped into this place to print off a few bits as my old laptop is a bit poorly. The staff are helpful and they bring coffee to you while at your terminal. I had one glitch but a very helpful member of staff soon rectified...More

Thank MarkMarten
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly staff and a nice atmosphere but the coffee was not great and the cake we chose was very average. A pity as we like to patronise small cafes like this one.

Thank Sus1952
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Came here for a Stag LAN party as an alternative to the usual drinking down the pub. The place was awesome, 16 well setup and laid out PCs gave a great atmosphere as we proceeded to play a large variety of the pre-installed games. Our...More

Thank ReeG2
JasonADeane, Owner at Quantum Web Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

So grateful for you taking the time to review us ReeG2, it makes such as difference to an independent business such as ours. Frankly though, it was an absolute pleasure to host you. As I mentioned at the time, we'd never had a group in...More

Reviewed 19 November 2016

Once again the interior in Quantum had been updated and the lighting is so much better. There are new tables and chairs downstairs at the back. The menu is still the same as well as all the services.

Thank JacquelineAnnReading
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Had a few hours to kill in Reading before a meeting and spent them in Quantum. Friendly staff, great service, relaxed environment, great food, not to mention the internet access and printing capability. Upstairs was very quiet and comfortable and the equipment/service very easy to...More

Thank Graham L
Reviewed 20 June 2016

My son and his friend held a LAN party for their 11th birthdays at this stylish and well equipped venue. Before the party the staff spent time to understand what games the boys wanted to play, and ensured everything was working fine so on arrival...More

Thank HarrytheHedgehog
Reviewed 18 January 2016

I decided to come here to have some drinks before going out on the town for my 25th Birthday and it was brilliant. Staff were attentive and made sure our glasses were never empty, making sure I didn't need to take our eyes off the...More

Thank Douglas R
JasonADeane, Owner at Quantum Web Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2016

Thanks SO much for your review, Doug, it means a great deal when people take the time out to do that for us. Your event was great fun to host, you all turned up ready to play and in exactly the right frame of mind...More

Reviewed 18 January 2016

We booked a LAN party for a mates birthday here and it was unreal; every aspect was brilliant and the staff put in 110% effort to look after us the whole time we were there. Catered for us like proper five star guests- they even...More

Thank Ben M
JasonADeane, Owner at Quantum Web Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2016

Hi Ben, thanks soooo much for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate it! Your event was definitely one of the most fun (and loudest) events we've hosted for some time and it was a pleasure having you there! Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 29 July 2015

Stumbled across this place one Saturday afternoon when it was raining. Took my 6 year old son who thought it was great as did I. Staff were lovely and food was brilliant. I have not tasted such a delicious jacket potato in a long timeMore

Thank Dawn M
JasonADeane, Owner at Quantum Web Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2015

Hi Dawn O Thank you so much for taking the time to write this lovely review. Must admit I'm a bit partial to the baked potatoes myself, think it's the extra virgin olive oil and rock salt that makes them so tasty! Glad you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 30 May 2015

I found this café by accident having to wait for one of the shops in smelly ally to do something for me my daughter is shy due to bullying since coming here its so friendly she now brings her friends foods good hot and fresh...More

Thank gary s
JasonADeane, Owner at Quantum Web Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2015

Hi Gary Thanks for taking the time out to set up an account and write this review, it is VERY much appreciated. We really enjoyed helping you out and watching your daughter's confidence grow. Hope to see you again soon! Jason

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
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Average prices
US$2 - US$12
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
09:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 20:00
Thursday
09:00 - 20:00
Friday
09:00 - 20:00
Saturday
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Union Street, Reading RG1 1EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 957 2937
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Description
Proudly independent, Quantum Web Cafe is Reading's longest established Internet Cafe, first opening our doors in February 2000. Since then, many updates, services and decor changes have occurred, but we still pride ourselves on excellent service and a friendly atmosphere, whether you're using a PC, or just coming in for coffee or a meal. The first floor consists of PC's, Xbox and a hire-able private office for sole or for meetings, and the ground floor consists mainly of cafe seating (including tables outside) but with a few PCs for quick access. Quantum was runner up in 2011, 2012 and 2013 in Reading Retail Awards and winner in 2014 of the 'Favourite Coffee Shop' category. Come and try our quirky little cafe and watch the world go by!
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