Welcome to The Bladebone

Chapel Row, Reading Berkshire

Regional & National Winners of England's Gastro Pub of The Year 2017

Food Awards England

Awarded WBBA Entrepreneur of The Year 2016 

Awarded Best Destination Pub 2017

The Bladebone… was named so in 1666 when the ‘Bladebone’ of a mammoth was sealed within copper and hung above the door…

350years later… Renowned, Chef Patron ‘Richie Sanderson’ and his Wife Charlotte have restored The Bladebone back to its Rightful position within this stunning village with its royal connections creating a unique country pub offering exquisite cuisine with traditional favourites & daily specials making great use of our local, regional & national produce on a seasonal basis making us the perfect spot for luncheons and Dinners.

Eat, Drink and enjoy the simple brief of the Bladebone

We look forward to seeing you all soon.

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Rustic, oversized furniture with quirky touches in our main pub, leading to our beautiful conservatory area looking out over our alfresco patio dinning on to our stunning garden.
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Boasting an amazing wine list with over 40 bottles.
We have a great range of Local Real Ales & Ice cold Lager
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Forthcoming Events

At The Bladebone

Mothering Sunday

Mothering Sunday

Traditional Sunday lunch with stunning specials & a little pressi for mum… 3 sittings 12noon – 2pm // 3pm – 5pm // 6pm – 7pm "BOOK NOW WE FILL FAST!!!"

Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday

This traditional Sunday Luncheon... with our award winning Sunday roasts... 28day Mature Sirloin! Windsor Estate Pork 3ways!! Banham Free-Range Chicken! Roast New Season Lamb! with lots of Bladebone Specials! We will book fast... So Book Soon!

Fathers Day

Fathers Day

what a treat... with real dad specials!! Chateau Briande's ... Steaks... Lobster... & of course our award winning Sunday roasts with our stunning meat from 'Vicars Game', 28day Matured Sirloin! Windsor Estate Pork! Banham Chicken... NOW TAKING BOOKINGS - BOOK FAST! WE HAVE LIMITED SPACE