Mon- Thurs 11am-11pm
Fri & Sat 11am-12pm
Mon- Thurs 12-3pm 5-9pm
Friday - 12-3pm 5-10pm
Saturday - 12pm-10pm
Sunday - 12pm-4pm
- Free WiFi
- Families and Children Welcome
About Valpy Street Bar & Bistro
We are a bar and bistro nestled in the heart of the town, just a minutes walk from Reading Station. We have a real love of all things food, drink and service, and our menu is a blend of classic and modern dishes.
Our bar has extensive wine, cocktail and beer lists, so if you are looking for a quick business lunch, a celebration or the full a la carte experience, our team will make your visit special every time.
Lacked ambience. The duchesse potato was awful but rest of food ok but I’m not rushing back. More a bar than a restaurant.
Once again a fantastic team lunch at Valpy Street. The food, service and atmosphere were fantastic. We will be back.
Great service and lovely food for a birthday celebration. The ambience was spoiled a little by a very loud group behind us which can’t be helped. Otherwise the atmosphere would have been scored as a 5
It was a joy to have lunch here. The staff were all super: welcoming, friendly, helpful and efficient. Great food. Will definitely return!
Excellent meal and service.
We have all been here before, either as a family or with other friends, as with the other visits, the food service and everything about the evening was fantastic. a great place to visit.
Great food and service. Will be back
We enjoyed a really great lunch from the a la carte menu. The food was delicious - excellent quality and choice. Our waitress was just the right mix of friendly and efficient. We will definitely be back!
Thank you Kathy, so pleased you had a lovely lunch. See you again soon I hope.
Absolutely fantastic experience. Service was just amazing, made my husband’s birthday lunch very memorable. Very kind and thoughtful towards our young son. And most importantly the food was just delicious. So nice to eat out in Reading somewhere unique where each member of staff takes pride in what they do as they should.
Thank you so much for your lovely review, I'm really pleased your husband enjoyed his day. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.
Cannot fault the food or service, both excellent but surroundings are in need of a refresh.
Thank you John and yes, we totally agree. All the best from the Valpy team.
Lovely meal, great helpful staff, delicious food and good drink range. Had a great time!
Thank you so much, it's always a pleasure to see you both. See you again soon I hope.
Our favourite restaurant! The food is exceptional and the staff provide an excellent, attentive service. The atmosphere is relaxed and nothing is too much trouble. Highly recommended.
Thank you for your lovely review, we really appreciate it. Hope to see you again soon.
Fantastic food at affordable prices. You did amazingly well to accommodate all 52 of us for our Christmas party! We have several vegetarians / vegans who work for us and set menus usually only offer one choice for them but with six choices per course, two of which were either vegetarian or vegan they felt very looked after.
Thank you so much Hannah, you were all great fun. I'm really pleased you all enjoyed everything, see you soon.
Fabulous Christmas Eve, thank you!!
Thank you Amy, we hope to see you again in the new year. Many thanks from the Valpy team.
The portion sizes where a little small for the male members of our group and it took quite a long time for the starters to arrive. Other thank that it was a very enjoyable experience
Thank you for your feedback Mr Gardiner, we really appreciate it. We hope to welcome you back again in the new year. Many thanks from the Valpy team.
Delicious. Loved the nut roast.
Thank you Amanda, really pleased you enjoyed your meal with us. We look forward to seeing you again in the new year. Many thanks from the Valpy team.
The booking process was very easy and relaxed. The meal itself was a big hit, everyone enjoyed their food. We will be back next year!
Thank you so much Ceri. I'm so pleased you all enjoyed your Christmas meal with us. We look forward to welcoming you back in the new year. Many thanks form the Valpy team.
Absolute great venue, couldn't fault at all, we had a large party 25 people, staff were excellent, great communicators very attentive. Food was excellent not one complaint!!!! We've used this venue in the past but certainly would recommend for small or large parties.
Thank you so much Sarah, you and your party were lots of fun. Thank you for choosing Valpy. We hope to see you all again soon. Many thanks from the Valpy team.
Lovely food, good service and atmosphere as always.
Thank you so much Karen, I'm so pleased you enjoyed everything. Hope to see you again in the new year. Many thanks form the Valpy team
This was our 4th year running having our team Christmas meal at Valpy Street. As always the food and service was excellent.
Thank you John, you and your party were great fun, thank you for choosing us for a 4th visit, we can't wait until your 5th! Many thanks again from the team.
We love Valpy! For a group meal, either a set menu or the lunch menu work perfectly. The staff are always so very friendly and accommodating.
Thank you for your kind review Catherine, we really appreciate it. Hope to welcome you back again soon. Many thanks from the Valpy team.
Celebrated my birthday with great friends. A hidden secret for us. Amazing service and delicious food. Will definitely return.
Thank you Becky, was lovely to celebrate with you. Hope to see you again soon. Many thanks from the Valpy team.
First class service, great location - right in the middle of town but happily just a little away from Reading's busiest bars. Highly recommended.
Thank you Alex, I'm really pleased you enjoyed your visit, hopefully we see you again in the new year.
Really great food with very attentive service. Would definitely go back