Forburys Restaurant & Wine Bar has been established for 14 years, offering International Cuisine, It offers a wide range of menus and 275 bins Wine List, a comfortable bar area and a terrace, Forburys restaurant is situated in a central square of a modern development opposite Forbury Garden in the centre of Reading. The restaurant has been created by Xavier who has worked with the internationally famous Raymond Blanc, John Burton Race, Albert Roux, Terence Conran.

Our passionate belief that “good fresh food does not have to be expensive”. The comfortable and stylish restaurant is fully air conditioned and in addition to the main dining area offers a Private Dining Room sitting 16 guests, and a seating area on the terrace outside where diners on fine days can enjoy the pleasant outlook over Forbury Garden. We welcome guests for Drinks as well.

In addition to the regularly changing a la carte menu there is a weekly market menu available at lunch and evenings. Xavier organises also wine events once a month throughout the year, and they get very busy so to be kept up to date, please join our mailing List

We are in Forbury’s Square, within a few minutes walking distance from Reading train station and The Oracle shopping centre.

Our recommended Taxi Company is Top Cars, and we are very proud of their service.

TEL: 01189-44-2222


Directions (Use Sat Nav RG1 3BJ to get to car park)

Approach from Kings Road and take the turning opposite Zizzi’s Restaurant into Abbey Street. Follow the road around to the left until you see Soane Point, then turn right. Forbury’s car park is under Davidson House.

For directions on Google Maps, please click here

Car parking available evenings and weekends only (£3.50 per Car)


One Forbury Square



United Kingdom


0118 957 4044

Opening Hours

Mon - Sat

12:00 to 14:15
18:00 to 21:30



Festive Season Opening Times


Thursday                       21st December            Open Lunch Only

Friday                            22nd December            Open Lunch & Dinner

Saturday                        23rd December            Open Lunch & Dinner

Sunday                         24th December            Christmas Eve Lunch

Monday                         25th December            Christmas Day Lunch

Tuesday                        26th December            Closed All Day

Wednesday                   27th December           Closed All Day

Thursday                       28th December            Closed All Day

Friday                           29th December            Open Lunch & Dinner

Saturday                                30th December             Open Lunch & Dinner

Sunday (New Year`s Eve)    31st December              Open Dinner Only


Closed from Monday 1st January to Thursday 4th January 2018


Business as usual from Friday 5th January 2018



Happy New Year

Our Bar is open all day. We will open on Sundays by request.

We can cater for Private Functions, Birthday Celebrations, Weddings and other events. Send us an e-mail or give us a call to make an enquiry.