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“Friday night dinner”

Cote Brasserie - Reading
Ranked #34 of 669 Restaurants in Reading
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Reservations
Description: Our inspiration for the food and design of Cote is a modern interpretation of the many famous bistros of Paris. Inspired by new trends, we are dedicated to serving authentic classic brasserie dishes with a modern twist, using high quality produce at great prices. On the menu, guests will always find brasserie favourites on our a la carte menu such as steak frites, moules marinieres, corn-fed chicken from rural Brittany and tuna Nicoise, for dessert, Cote's creme caramel and creme brulee are much-loved house specialities. Seasonality and Cote's commitment to sourcing high-quality ingredients results in a monthly changing specials menu, ensuring there is always something new to delight regular guests and gastronomes alike, as well as the excellent value set menu. Open early every day for breakfast, through to lunch and dinner; Cote's atmosphere is informal and friendly
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Excellent dinner, lovely atmosphere, convivial ambience and professional service. Food was delicious, promptly served.

Thank Mairi T
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We decided to go to this restaurant after a long day out watching my favourite football team in London, it was Sunday evening and there was only two tables in the whole restaurant. The moment we arrive at the restaurant we were greeted by a very pleasant waiter who look after us the entire evening but i have to say the food that we ordered were way below par, the steak was hard and chewy and the specials of roasted haddock was soggy and did not tasted fresh. my friend who suggested this restaurant has been here many times but said the lunch session was far better in terms of quality. Disappointed.

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Thank Adrian F
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Reading's Côte is by most popular river in town so the view is super nice and it gives you a sense you're actually in Italy! Friendly service and the Italian decoration is on spot! I only went for coffee and a chocolate croissant, the cappuccino could have been stronger but the croissant was very tasty! They have a great deal for breakfast as well

Thank Marianna A
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Well, my wife and I went for an evening meal at this restaurant. I must say that the atmosphere was really Good, the staff was extremely assertive, the decor was set to a very high standard.
We both ordered a steak, extremely well cooked, full of flavour and made great use of the fantastic wine menu.
In terms of price, what you pay is what you get in most cases.....very good value for money. I have no problem paying for great food and drink. We shall definitely return here. Thanks

Thank Richard D
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We often frequent the local Cote, food is enjoyable, ambiance is pleasant, service is attentive and pleasantly not rushed.
Yet this evening deserves a review; upon arrival a waiter that served us previously and really was a notch above, welcomed us, and arranged for our usual booth, but was unable to serve due to section arrangement; yet we had a blonde lady whom one can only assume must be a manager, assistant manager or soon to step up; evening was almost faultless, one mains was the wrong order yet actually the first choice but being a cynic with experience that seldom does a franchise produce truly succulent tender chicken; the order arrived and we wouldn’t permit it go back; it looked too good.
So credit to the chefs in the kitchen! Credit to management! And credit to waiting staff!
Any honest review does need a suggestion for improvement, and ours would be the ladies and gentlemen that care for the clientele for an evening should introduce themselves by name, so one can give appreciation if it is deserved; like this evening! Top notch, and thank you.

Thank James H
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