Who's excited for the weekend? Are you just about getting that Friday feeling? 

We've got you covered! Here's our pick of some of the BEST pubs in Berkshire to enjoy over the next few days as rated highly on TripAdvisor by paying customers. 


The Spotted Dog in Newbury is rated very highly by many of its customers with over a thousand reviews on TripAdvisor and a good deal of them five stars. 

One person said "The Spotted Dog never fails to impress. I returned with a group of friends to spend the few bob we had earned at the regular quiz nights. There were 12 of us in the party and we were welcomed and looked after wonderfully."

The Fox at Peasemore also has over a thousand glowing reviews. 

One such happy customer said "Our daughter recommended this place for its food and atmosphere. We had to whole heartedly agree.

"We will most definitely be back. My wife has insisted that we book a table for her birthday. Highly recommended."

The Hartley Arms in Newbury is a bar and gastropub that serves all the classics along with veggie and gluten free options. 

It has over 200 great reviews.

The Eastbury Plough in Eastbury, West Berkshire is a family run pub restaurant that is passionate about food.

One person said "Visited for Sunday lunch with family. It was brilliant. Very friendly and attentive staff, smart bar decor, and nice outdoor eating area, most importantly, excellent food."

The Griffin in Caversham is considered by many as one of the top pubs in the area serving a superb Sunday roast and a notable fish and chips. 

One happy customer said "Lovely lunch with myself and my nan , food was yummy and our server Seyna was very attentive and friendly! Thanks a lot."

Oakford Social Club is situated right across from Reading train station. It offers pub quizes, DJ nights and burgers and fries. 

The Seven Red Roses in Lower Earley has plenty of glowing reviews from customers.

One reads "Amazing new menu food never disappointed and lovely staff very welcoming very affordable aswell would definitely recommend."

The Coach and Horses in Thatcham has been commended for its deliciously fish pie and premium range if puddings. 

One person said "Lovely afternoon meal with my half. Food as always was amazing and service exceptional. Fully recommend The Coach and Horses for everyone."

Pond House in Maidenhead is said to have lots on offer including great pub quizzes.  

Kings Head in Slough has a reputation for fabulous fish and chips and burgers.

One happy customer wrote "Can never fault this place so far been in a few times now staff are really friendly and give a great service food is brilliant and excellent choice in drinks."