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Blagrave Arms

Open Now: 11:00 - 00:00
Open today: 11:00 - 00:00
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Amazing Mac 'n' Cheese!

Stumbled across the Blagrave Arms accidentally and so glad we did! Really friendly staff and the... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
London, United Kingdom
LGBT Reading

This is the only LGBT venue in Reading. The team are friendly and the venue overall is well... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Kent, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
8 Oct 2018
“Amazing Mac 'n' Cheese!”
13 May 2018
“LGBT Reading ”
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35 Blagrave Street, Reading RG1 1PW, England
+44 118 958 6775
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The boss has taken all eleven of us out for lunch to the nearest pub from the office. The rest of the crew have gone off on holiday already. The Blagrave Arms used to be a trad pub but was refurbished a few years ago....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Roderick S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Blagrave Arms is a good friendly pub in the town centre. They have all sorts of music and open until late.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Stumbled across the Blagrave Arms accidentally and so glad we did! Really friendly staff and the best Mac 'n' Cheese! It was superb and the loaded skins were great too. Will definitely be back!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hudduz
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Popped in last night to say hi to a few friends. Meant to stay for one.... but the vibe was so good we stayed for more. DJ was playing the right tunes which literally kept everyone moving. The bar staff are attentive and friendly, the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank cowstastebest
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

This is the only LGBT venue in Reading. The team are friendly and the venue overall is well decorated. Only negative for the this venue is the bathrooms has a horrific smell.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank DPC103CIPD
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I started coming here with my boyfriend quite recently. To my knowledge it is the only LGBT+ venue in Reading. The bar staff are always very friendly and welcoming. There's an excellent selection of drinks, including some great ales and premium gin. Whilst I haven't...More

Date of experience: March 2017
4  Thank Tommy_Tourleader
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic evening with friends will be back again very soon for some dancing, lovely venue friendly staff

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank 2212amanda
Reviewed 28 January 2017

My wife and I have been here a few times for various reasons and never failed to have a good time. It is predominantly a gay bar but all are welcome in there. Our latest visit was on a Friday night for a birthday drink...More

Date of experience: January 2017
4  Thank Quietman70
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Lovely venue. It wasn't very busy when we went but it was a Wednesday evening so we kind of made our own atmosphere. The staff were great, great selection of beers and ciders.... Would definitely recommend it.

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank Andy W
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

My first visit and won't be the last! Great cheesey music and friendly people. Will defiantly be going back next time I go out.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank LL156
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Paul H
2 October 2016|
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Response from tmbobSlough | Reviewed this property |
Depends what you mean by mixed. Has standard pub clientele during the day for lunch etc. and early afternoon. The regular gay crowd normally starts to turn up at around 7ish and as the night goes on the gayer it gets. Big... More
16 July 2016|
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Response from fabloulou78 | Reviewed this property |
Totally:) you'll have a fab time.