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The Highclere Red House

€€ - €€€British, ,
Andover Road | Highclere, Newbury RG20 9PU, England
+44 1635 255531
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (10 reviews)
“sunday roast” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Andover Road | Highclere, Newbury RG20 9PU, England
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great local pub. Good enough selection of drinks with an interesting gin menu. The food a pretty good pub fare.

Thank Conrad W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had excellent steak and chips. Friendly and very efficient service. Welcoming wood burner on a rainy night.

Thank francescapacko
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Pub with a very friendly atmosphere. You won't feel alone. Thanks to everyone, regulars, landlor and landlady for a great night. French Will.

Thank frenchwill2017
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Food recommended (we had fish n chips, breaded mushroom and burger), nice beer, good atmosphere - great stop off on a trip to Dorset - many thanks and we will be back!

Thank John P
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Great pub/restaurant in small village of highclere staff, atmosphere food exellent as always with the duck and steak cook to perfection great choice of drink couldn't ask for more 5 star.

Thank rcripps
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

My friend recommended the burger here. I took the recommendation with a pinch of salt. I can honestly say this is the best burger I have ever tasted, and I am a burger connoisseur. The service was impeccable. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Now_We_Are_Fifty
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Thoroughly recommended. Visited last night. Great food, good service. It was steak night and the filet w/ frites was excellent. Really pleased to have this pub in our village.

Thank Highclere_Mike
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This is a well run and friendly pub in Highclere. The staff are really friendly. We came for Sunday lunch and were not disappointed as the food was delicious and well presented. We shared tempura prawns. The roast pork was a generous serving with crackling,...More

2  Thank stewartauh
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely friendly staff and food was fabulous!! I had the fish and chips and the fish was so fresh and the batter was lovely light and crispy!! Very reasonably priced !! Would definitely be going again - thank you 😊

Thank Julie J
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Popped in here after visiting Highclere and cambering up Beacon Hill, so we were hungry by the time we sat down for grub! The (owner?) was very welcoming, sat us down with some drinks and explained the menu changes (which he had just finalised with...More

1  Thank sfmann106
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Andover Road | Highclere, Newbury RG20 9PU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1635 255531
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We are a pub restaurant offering delicious freshly prepared food using quality ingredients. Whether you are looking for a light snack or a three course feast there is plenty to tempt you. Our well-kept local ales and carefully selected wine list offer plenty of variety for drinkers and diners alike. A cosy meal for two, family gatherings, lunch with friends or a simple drink at the end of the day, our relaxed bar and comfortable restaurant will suit any occasion. Our younger guests are always welcome and we will do our utmost to prepare something tasty to suit their needs. We welcome our four legged friends in the bar area. The area offers a host of local attractions to visit nearby, Highclere Castle - the home of the award winning TV show Downton Abbey is on our doorstep. Just a few miles down the road in Newbury you can enjoy a day at the races or take in a show at the wonderful Watermill Theatre or Corn Exchange or enjoy a relaxing boat trip on the Kennet and Avon Canal. The local countryside is fabulous for walkers with Watership Down and Beacon Hill just a few miles away.
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