Variety of cuisine is a hallmark of the town. In Reading you will find everything from mezze to burgers, tapas to sushi, as well as Chinese, Indian and Thai restaurants. There's always the option of a good pub meal and, if the budget stretches, a Michelin starred restaurant!
The Oracle's Riverside area offers lots of options for daytime and evening dining as it has a huge variety of chain and independent restaurants and cafés.
Reading's vibrant nightlife encompasses a truly eclectic mix including rock and dance nights, global music, salsa dancing and comedy nights. From Zero Degrees' on-site micro brewery, the relaxed and homely charms of Oakford Social Club, to atmospheric venues such as Bar Iguana, and the jumping Sakura and the legendary Purple Turtle, Reading offers something for everyone.