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The Alma

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61 Springfield Road, Windsor, England
+44 1753 840515
15:00 - 23:30
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 15:00 - 23:30
Fri 15:00 - 00:30
Sat 12:00 - 00:30
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Between the four of us we tried the beef, chicken, lamb and pork. Everything we tried was superb, and the staff couldn't have been more helpful ("Anybody want more veg?", "Who's up for more gravy?" etc.). Pub roasts are so often disappointing, but we all agreed this was the best we'd had for some time, and the desserts were also... More 

Thank Piesontoast
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I used Trip Advisor to find this little gem and it didn't do The Alma enough credit. A lovely welcome by the friendly staff. My four children between the ages of 5 and 11 were made to feel welcome, the garden has a small play area but big enough for my kids to blow off that little bit of steam... More 

Thank jon m
Fairford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely dog-friendly pub, that could not have been more welcoming. We only booked for 7 of us the day before as we had been let down elsewhere, but they managed to accommodate us even though they were really busy. Great traditional Sunday lunch, with lots of fresh vegetables. Very relaxed traditional pub. It is popular for a reason! We will... More 

1 Thank MDFM1961
Stoke Poges, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Now, if you are looking for a Sunday Roast, that can feed the whole street, then try out the Alma. The Large Sunday roast (there is a smaller option) provided amples of Yorkshires, Slices of meat, great tasting veggies and more. the gravy was awesome and will happily be going back in the near future. Loved it !!

1 Thank Chris250777
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

always welcome, great food, lovely sunday roast (have the pork its divine), lovely locals & generally a great day/night out

Thank Chestybottom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely roast at the Alma. Shared the Barney Board. All the meat tasted fantastic. We book table for about 20 of us for a family get together. Very friendly staff. Highly recommend.

Thank Marc R
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great local place that is everything I think of when I think of what an English pub should look like, except the food is significantly better. There were 2 of us and both meals were a double thumbs up. 8-10 beers on tap (sorry I cannot remember) but several well known brands to choose from. The Alma is dog friendly.

2 Thank DLECdutch
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I went here with my daughter and her children on Christmas Eve, the pub has a 'Dickensian 'feel to it. It's very homely, the staff are very welcoming and friendly, the food is absolutely amazing as it the service. Theyre very professional, the portion size of the food makes excellent value for money. I'd definitely recommend this venue and will... More 

1 Thank ellie4149
Helen M, Owner at The Alma, responded to this review

Hi ellie4149, I had to google Dickensian, this is what it said......Of, relating to, or reminiscent of the works of Charles Dickens, especially with regard to their wide-ranging plots, eccentric characters, or grim depictions of the plight of children and the urban poor. I'm hoping you are relating to our eccentric decorations and locals and not so much the plight... More 

Hampton Hill, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We went with friends to this very welcoming pub. Very nice place and the food was good, wholesome and well cooked. I felt very relaxed and even had a visit from Admiral- the pub dog. Tucked away from the centre - The Alma is a nice establishment which I would recommend you visit.

2 Thank Tonyhancock1
Helen M, Owner at The Alma, responded to this review

Hi Tonyhancock1, Thank you for your review, I'm guessing you had meat, a child or a dog with you.......They are Admiral's fave's!!! either that or the super friendly boy just wanted to say hello!!!! he he So happy your enjoyed everything and we look forward to seeing you again, Helen x More 

farnham surrey
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Never been to this pub and thought the sat nav had a moment as you wouldn't expect to find such a great quirky locals local in this little residential road outside Windsor town. How lucky local residents are to have such a homely pub you could easily spend all day in! Great friendly atmosphere, lovely staff, huge roasts and lovely... More 

2 Thank DaveL4
Helen M, Owner at The Alma, responded to this review

Hi DaveL4, Thank you so much for such a great review, so glad you enjoyed everything! Our wine supplier is wonderful so he'll be happy to read about the Malbec!!! We look forward to welcoming you soon too, Helen x More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:30
15:00 - 23:30
15:00 - 23:30
15:00 - 23:30
15:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Springfield Road, Windsor, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Windsor and Maidenhead  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +44 1753 840515
You'll find The Alma just 5 minutes walk from Windsor town centre tucked away on a charming Victorian red brick terraced lined street. We are a traditional English pub serving a range of beers, ales, fine wines and great food....The size of our portions are legendary. We also have the largest beer garden in Windsor, great for those hot summer days and evenings, should we see them! We are conveniently located for Heathrow, the M4 and the M25. The Alma is full of antiques and collectable's including: furniture, paintings, pictures, mirrors, ceramics and interesting knick-knacks We also have a collection of rare film posters and are constantly adding interesting and unusual items to The Alma. It's like pubs used to be and, in our opinion, should be.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?