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Thames Lido

Kings Meadow, Napier Road, Reading, United Kingdom, RG1 8FR
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Opening Information

Open 7 days a week
Breakfast: 8am - 11am | from 9am on Sunday
Lunch: 12pm - 3pm
Dinner: 6pm - 10pm
Tapas served from midday until late every day

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Event Space
  • Bar

About Thames Lido

The restaurant sits along the northern edge of the building, nestled between the pool and the river Thames. The food is authentic Lido style as developed and evolved by Lido Bristol Head Chef Freddy Bird. The Lido Bristol restaurant has received many awards over the past 8 years including runner up in this years best restaurant category in the Observer Food Monthly Awards.

Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish, Set Menu, Tapas
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 15 December 2018

Excellent lunch - a great addition to Reading!

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Visited On Friday, 14 December 2018

Perfect office Christmas outing.

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Visited On Friday, 14 December 2018

The service was great and really helpful, but were clearly understaffed and drinks were forgotten. Some food came out cold, once again I believe to being understaffed and rushed off their feet. They were very apologetic but clearly needed more help. I’ve been many times before and it’s always fantastic so a shame that the first time I come with relatives from out of town this happened.

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Visited On Friday, 14 December 2018

Wonderful experience, attentive service without being overbearing or too present. Amazing interesting food where you get to experience things you've never heard of! A brilliant night with friends. Couldn't have been improved.

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Visited On Thursday, 13 December 2018

In my top 3 places to eat in Reading

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Visited On Thursday, 13 December 2018

Wonderful leisurely lunch, food was delicious and staff so friendly.

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Visited On Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Most impressed with the restoration/recreation of Reading's Lido- being passionate about the lovely old architecture that remains in Reading. We chose the £20 menu with a couple of tapas. Unusual menu, very tasty food and good value. Keep using the excellent quality olive oil for dipping bread! many thanks, Oliver

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Visited On Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Really enjoyed the set menu

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Loved it.

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Visited On Sunday, 09 December 2018

Really delicious, innovative food with interesting vegetarian dishes Friendly attentive service - our servers sounded enthusiastic about the food and as if they really cared whether we had enjoyed it or not Great, relaxed atmosphere High-end cooking and excellent value for money

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Visited On Sunday, 09 December 2018

El servicio muy atento y la comida de calidad.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 December 2018

Celebrated my birthday and first date night post baby with my husband at the lido. Relaxing evening with good service and delicious food and drinks. Would definitely recommend and hope to return soon.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 December 2018

Matt, as always, looked after us and the food was great. thanks to all! Tom McKenna and team

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 December 2018

Lovely meal 🍴 great friendly service good value the home made sour dough bread is very tasty. Looking forward to my next visit

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 December 2018

Great service, really good food and a nice setting. Nicest restaurant in the middle of Reading by far.

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 December 2018

Great lunchtime meal - interesting options on the set menu.

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Visited On Monday, 03 December 2018

we really enjoyed the lunch and the massage

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Visited On Friday, 30 November 2018

Great service, nice ambience and good food. What’s not to like?

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Visited On Friday, 30 November 2018

We had a lovely evening!

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Visited On Friday, 30 November 2018

Such a lovely evening, everything was perfect!

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Visited On Friday, 30 November 2018

Thanks for a lovely time again.

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Visited On Sunday, 25 November 2018

Lovely Sunday afternoon spent with friends, added bonus, we used membership birthday vouchers and it certainly felt like a treat. I am always very appreciative of the extra mile the staff go to accommodate my dietary requirements and the food is without fail splendid!

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Visited On Sunday, 25 November 2018

Good tapas no doubt. I get considerably better in a few places in Covent Garden for less though.. don’t mind paying a fair bit too but again based on portion size you are being greedy. Maybe it helps keep the lido warm

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Visited On Saturday, 24 November 2018

Lovely food in an interesting setting.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 November 2018

very attentive waiters/waitresses

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