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Revolution

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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WHILE YOU CHOOSE​
2.25
Bread w/ Oils
Warm toasted rosemary & garlic focaccia bread w/ chilli oil for kicks, extra virgin olive oil for delicacy & balsamic syrup for sweetness.
2.25
Olives
Delicate tasting nocellara del belice olives.
4.25
Garlic Mozzarella Bread
Our pizza bread topped w/ melted mozzarella & garlic.
4.25
Tomato & Garlic Bread
Our pizza bread topped w/ herby tomatoes, pesto & garlic.
SMALL PLATES​
3.95
Sweet, Sizzling Sausages
Cumberland sausages glazed in a tangy red onion & honey marmalade.
4.95
Pea & Crispy Ham Soup
Smooth & velvety pea soup w/ crispy serrano ham, served w/ a bloomer wedge.
4.25
Chicken Satay Skewers
Succulent​ chicken breast marinated in a spiced peanut butter satay sauce, served w/ our dressed house salad.
5.25
Smoked Salmon
Smooth & rich smoked salmon complemented by a light lemon & parsley mayonnaise & served w/ a bloomer wedge.
3.95
Italian Nachos
Crispy pastry parcels oozing w/ Italian cheeses: mozzarella, mascarpone, smoked provola & grana padano. served w/ our pico de gallo.
4.25
Bread, Houmous & Tomatoes
Light & citrusy houmous w/ chopped, sun blushed tomatoes & spring onions, served w/ warm tortilla bread for scooping.
5.25
Katsu King Prawns
Tender king prawns in crisp japanese breadcrumbs, served w/ our dressed house salad & chilli mint jam.
5.25
Stuffed Jalapenos
Jalapeños stuffed w/ cooling cream cheese in a crisp breadcrumb coating, garnished w/ coriander & served w/ vodka chilli salsa.
SHARING​
10.95
Revolution Mezze
Italian nachos, crispy serrano ham, chorizo crisps, sun blushed tomatoes, houmous & olives w/ our pico de gallo, lightly grilled flour tortillas & focaccia bread.
10.95
Revolution Platter
A combo of smoky chilli, tortilla chips, crisp southern fried chicken goujons, homemade potato wedges & chunky beer battered onion rings w/ BBQ sauce & our homemade vodka chilli salsa.
8.95
Chilli Nachos
A generous heap of tortilla chips layered w/ cheese, jalapeños, sour cream, guacamole & spring onions w/ our homemade vodka chilli salsa. Topped w/ chilli steak.
8.95
Mexican Chicken Nachos
A generous heap of tortilla chips layered w/ cheese, jalapeños, sour cream, guacamole & spring onions w/ our homemade vodka chilli salsa. topped w/ Mexican chicken.
8.95
Bean Nachos
A generous heap of tortilla chips layered w/ cheese, jalapeños, sour cream, guacamole & spring onions w/ our homemade vodka chilli salsa. Topped w/ 5 bean chilli.
4.95
Potato Wedges
Hand cut red skin potatoes, fluffy on the inside & light & crisp on the outside, served w/ sour cream & light chilli dipping sauces.
REVOLUTION SALADS​
8.95
Revolution Chicken & Crispy Ham Salad
A​ large bowl of mixed leaves, spring onions, red onions, edamame beans, cucumber, red peppers & cherry tomatoes dressed in our house chilli, lime & coriander dressing. With succulent cajun chicken breast & crispy serrano ham.
7.95
Revolution Goat's Cheese Salad
A large bowl of mixed leaves, spring onions, red onions, edamame beans, cucumber, red peppers & cherry tomatoes dressed in our house chilli, lime & coriander dressing. With creamy goat’s cheese & chilli crostini.
8.95
Revolution Chicken & Bacon Salad
A large bowl of mixed leaves, spring onions, red onions, edamame beans, cucumber, red peppers & cherry tomatoes dressed in our house chilli, lime & coriander dressing. With grilled chicken breast, bacon & creamy goat’s cheese.
MAIN DISHES​
10.95
Slow Cooked Beef & Mash
Slow cooked beef in a rich red wine & baby onion sauce w/ buttery mash potato, carrots & French beans. all topped w/ a flaked pastry lid.
7.95
Butternut Stuffed Cannelloni
Fresh egg pasta tubes stuffed w/ butternut squash in a tomato & chilli sauce, topped w/ a parmesan crumb & served w/ a mixed leaf salad.
8.95
Chicken Linguine
Strips of rosemary infused chicken breast & chorizo w/ sun blushed tomatoes, in a light creamy asparagus, pea & pesto sauce, topped w/ chorizo crisps & rocket leaves.
8.95
Chicken Katsu
Chicken breast in a crispy japanese breadcrumb coating served on sticky jasmine rice w/ a jug of katsu curry sauce. Accompanied by our dressed house salad.
8.95
King Prawn Linguine
Succulent king prawns in a light & creamy sauce w/ asparagus, peas, rocket & strips of smoked salmon.
12.95
Grilled 8Oz Rump Steak
Tender steak served w/ golden fries, grilled plum tomato & peppery rocket leaves in our house chilli, lime & coriander dressing. Served w/ peppercorn sauce.
9.95
Fish & Chips
Cod​ fillet in perfectly crisp homemade beer batter, served on fries & wrapped in paper w/ pots of crushed mint peas & creamy tartare sauce.
STONE BAKED PIZZAS​
8.95
Fiery Hot
Steak strips in our very own spiced rum sauce w/ jalapeños, red onions & more fresh chilli (just for kicks! ).
8.25
Caramelized Onions & Goat's Cheese
Caramelized red onions w/ crumbled creamy French goat’s cheese topped w/ fresh basil.
7.75
Margherita
Just​ perfectly simple & tasty, w/ tomato sauce & mozzarella.
8.95
The Vodka Pizza
Chicken glazed in vodka salsa, diced chorizo, pepperoni, crumbled goat’s cheese, red pepper, dressed rocket & balsamic glaze.
8.95
Peri Peri Chicken
Chunks of chicken glazed w/ fiery peri peri sauce, topped w/ red onion, sweetcorn & spring onions.
8.45
Garlic Mushroom
Thick​ slices of portobello mushroom, pan-fried w/ a hint of garlic, & piled up w/ spinach & sweet sun blushed tomatoes.
8.95
Duck & Hoi Sin
Shredded roast duck, w/ slices of cucumber & spring onions drizzled generously w/ aromatic hoi sin sauce.
8.95
Serrano Ham & Mozzarella
Fresh basil leaves, slices of mozzarella fior di latte & crispy serrano ham.
8.45
Pepperoni
A generous scattering of full flavored & medium spiced pepperoni.
BURGERS​
8.95
Revolution Vodka Burger
Topped w/ chilli vodka salsa, melted cheese, jalapeños & chunky beer battered onion rings.
7.95
Cheese Burger
A succulent 6oz lean, meaty burger, grilled to perfection & topped w/ melting mature cheddar cheese.
8.95
Blackened Chicken Burger
Two pieces of tender chicken breast, coated in a blend of herbs & spices & pan-fried in butter so they’re moist, w/ a real smoky depth of flavour.
8.95
Ranch Burger
A thick slice of back bacon, mature cheddar cheese & smoky BBQ sauce.
8.95
Mushroom & Cheese Burger
Our 6oz burger topped w/ slices of portobello mushrooms, pan-fried in garlic & layered w/ mature cheddar cheese.
8.95
Moroccan Bean Burger
A hearty burger made w/ kidney bean & sweet potato mash, coated in oatmeal crumble & topped w/ spiced fruit chutney.
8.95
Peppercorn Burger
Coated in cracked black pepper, topped w/ melted cheese & served w/ a rich, creamy peppercorn sauce.
SPECIAL DENVER FRIES​
8.25
Denver Steak Fries
Golden fries w/ strips of tender steak in peppercorn sauce & cheese, then grilled ‘till it’s all gooey & melting.
7.50
Denver Mushroom Fries
A dish full of golden fries w/ juicy garlic mushrooms in a creamy sauce & cheese, topped w/ sauce & grilled ‘til it melts.
SANDWICHES & WRAPS​
7.50
Chicken Milanese Focaccia
Succulent breaded chicken in a toasted rosemary focaccia w/ pesto mayonnaise, peppery rocket leaves, sun blushed tomatoes, parmesan cheese & crispy serrano ham.
7.95
Classic Steak Sandwich
A tender 4oz rump steak served on lightly toasted granary bread coated w/ dijon mustard & topped w/ sautéed portobello mushrooms & crispy onions.
5.95
Duck & Hoi Sin Wrap
Roasted, shredded duck w/ spring onions, drizzled w/ plenty of sweetly spiced hoi sin sauce.
5.95
Mexican Chicken Wrap
Strips of tender chicken w/ tangy salsa, red onion & cheese. Served w/ creamy chive coleslaw on the side.
5.95
Falafel Wrap
Warmly spiced kidney bean & sweet potato falafel, coated in a crisp oat crumb w/ a crunch of cucumber & the zesty fruitiness of spiced fruit chutney. Served w/ our homemade tzatziki.
TORTILLA FLATBREADS​
7.25
Chicken Satay Flatbread
An 8’’ soft flour tortilla, lightly grilled & piled high w/ our house salad dressed in our chilli, lime & coriander dressing. With succulent marinated chicken satay.
7.25
Prawn Flatbread
An 8’’ soft flour tortilla, lightly grilled & piled high w/ our house salad dressed in our chilli, lime & coriander dressing. Delicately flavored king prawns & peppers in a sticky sweet chilli sauce, w/ a punch of chorizo & the cool zing of sour cream.
7.25
Halloumi Flatbread
An 8’’ soft flour tortilla, lightly grilled & piled high w/ our house salad dressed in our chilli, lime & coriander dressing. With halloumi & red pepper skewers glazed in sweet chilli sauce.
About
One of Readings premier party and cocktail venues with a full food menu served all day until 10pm and stone baked pizzas served all night. Serving great British bar food including burgers, wraps and steaks. With free wifi, the venue is perfect for both working lunches and social occasions alike. At night the venue transforms in to one of the most stylish bars in town with a weekly calendar of events, student and professional nights and the widest music profile available in town. We serve a wide range of spirits, cocktails wines and beers. One of over 60 bars nationwide and this year introducing our new heated garden area we have the experience and a massive range of food and drinks packages
PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, British
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had such a nice Valentines Day at Revs tonight with my girls, cocktails are sooooo good, highly recommend the Skys the Limit. Best place for a Galentines, men are trash apart from our server Ryan who was perfect x

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Maddie_Baz
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ashley & Ryan were super helpful and made really good cocktails, even bought it over it the table for us, my favourite place in Reading :)

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Natali S
RevolutionReading, Manager at Revolution, responded to this reviewResponded today

HI Natali S, thank you so much for your feedback and for taking the time to write us a great review! I'm so happy to hear you had a great time with us and we look forward to your next visit. See you soon!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have to say that Ashley and Ryan are amazing cocktail makers! Great atmosphere at Revs! Really good night

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Emily M
RevolutionReading, Manager at Revolution, responded to this reviewResponded today

Emily M, thank you for your kind review; we are happy to pass along your comments to Ashley & Ryan!! We hope to see you again soon! Team Reading

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went here as a group of 12 over 40s! We’d booked a table to eat - thoroughly enjoyed the 2 4 1 cocktails up to 9pm and the food which was both tasty and hot. Robin worked hard providing great customer service throughout the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LaineyWebb
RevolutionReading, Manager at Revolution, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Laineywebb, we are very happy to have provided you with such a positive experience! We will also take on board the comments about the bathroom quality We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So, as a group of 8 people who are choosing where to have a drink there is an aura of demand. At 25 past midnight there should be an option to reduce the price from £5 each per entry to a more reasonable rate. This...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank James P
RevolutionReading, Manager at Revolution, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi James, We do operate an entry fee charge every weekend and charge all patrons the same value. We are sorry this did not meet your expectations from our late night establishment. If you would like to discuss this further, please reach out to us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called here for a quick dinner before getting a train as it's close to the station. Service from Sophie was friendly and attentive and the food served was very tasty...bean chilli was hearty, nachos well loaded and the cocktails very well made. Nice friendly service...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank James M
RevolutionReading, Manager at Revolution, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi James M, Thank you for your kind review; we are happy to pass along your comments to Sophie Thanks again for taking the time to leave us this information about your recent visit. Take care!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great fun something different Ashley is great. Creamy cocktails would be nice though. Get your pork star name ready!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 554aliw
RevolutionReading, Manager at Revolution, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello 554aliw, we appreciate you taking the time to leave us this feedback. We're glad you had such a nice time with us (and Ashley) We hope to see you again Team Reading

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you to Ashley for a great 40th birthday celebration. Great fun, highly recommended. Lots of laughs.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Nicold79
RevolutionReading, Manager at Revolution, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nicold79, thank you for your kind review; we are happy to pass along your comments to the team here at Revolution Reading! We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent, brilliant and fun event. Great host and bartender Ryan guided us through the bottles creating not only fantastic drinks but also an amazing event and team efforts. Would recommend to anyone and everyone.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Magnus B
RevolutionReading, Manager at Revolution, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Magnus B, thank you for your kind review; we are happy to pass along your comments to the team here at Revolution Reading!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed customer service with Ryan, Oscar and Ashley. Had a a great night out, and they were very efficient!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 661brendanf
RevolutionReading, Manager at Revolution, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

HI 661brendanf, thank you so much for your feedback and for taking the time to write us a great review! I'm so happy to hear you had a great time with us and we look forward to your next visit. Team Reading

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For entry surely it is not. For serving alcohol might be.
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